Shawn Barry

Shawn Maurice Barry (born April 23, 1990) is a Puerto Rican footballer who plays the Tampa Bay Rowdies in the USL Championship.

Shawn Barry
Barry with LASK Linz in 2014
Personal information
Full name Shawn Maurice Barry
Date of birth (1990-04-23) April 23, 1990
Place of birth Miramar, Florida, United States
Height 1.83 m (6 ft 0 in)
Playing position Defender
Club information
Current team
Tampa Bay Rowdies
Number 19
College career
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2008–2009 Virginia Cavaliers 45 (0)
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2010 Fort Lauderdale Schulz Academy 3 (0)
2010–2012 LASK Linz Juniors 31 (4)
2011–2015 LASK Linz 86 (8)
2015–2017 FSV Frankfurt 56 (2)
2017 Korona Kielce 5 (0)
2018 Real Salt Lake 4 (0)
2018Real Monarchs (loan) 1 (0)
2019– Tampa Bay Rowdies 15 (1)
National team
2018– Puerto Rico 4 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of October 24, 2019
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of December 16, 2018


Barry made three appearances in the USL Premier Developmental League for Fort Lauderdale Schulz Academy in mid-2010. Barry joined LASK Linz on July 2010. He made his full debut on May 22, 2011 in a 1–0 loss to Wacker Innsbruck. After winning the three league championships in Austria in five years, 2015 saw Barry move to Germany's 2nd division as he signed for FSV Frankfurt. [1]

On July 8, 2017, he signed a contract with Korona Kielce.[2]

He was released during the winter break and returned to his native United States with Real Salt Lake ahead of the 2018 Major League Soccer season.[3] Barry was released by Salt Lake at the end of their 2018 season.[4]

On February 1, 2019, Barry signed his professional contract with a team in his home state of Florida by joining the Tampa Bay Rowdies.[5]


In August 2018, Barry was called up by new head coach Amado Guevara to the Puerto Rico national football team for the CONCACAF Nations League qualifying against St. Kitts and Nevis.[6] He got his first international cap on September 9, 2018.[7]


  1. "Wacker Innsbruck vs. LASK - 22 May 2011 - Soccerway". Soccer Way. Retrieved September 10, 2018.
  2. "Nowi zawodnicy w Koronie" (in Polish). 90minut. July 8, 2017. Retrieved July 8, 2017.
  3. "RSL signs defender Shawn Barry". RSL. MLS. January 17, 2018. Retrieved February 25, 2018.
  5. "Rowdies Sign Florida Native Shawn Barry". Rowdies Soccer. Retrieved February 1, 2019.
  6. "Convocada la Selección de Puerto Rico para la Liga de Naciones". Noticias El Huracan Azul PR. Retrieved September 10, 2018.
  7. Torres, Publicado por Javier. "Puerto Rico cae 1-0 ante St. Kitts & Nevis".
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