Jonny Steele

Jonny Steele
22
Midfielder
  • New York Red Bulls
  • 6'
  • 180 lbs.
  • 02-07-1986
  • Larne, Northern Ireland

(Updated Dec. 2013)

Acquired: Signed on Feb. 20, 2013 after rights were acquired from Real Salt Lake in exchange for a conditional draft pick.

2013: Fan favorite was second among Red Bulls field players with 2,665 minutes played while contributing five goals, tied for fourth on the team, and six assists, which ranked third … After appearing as a substitute in the season-opening 3-3 tie at Portland on March 3, Steele started 32 of the team’s remaining 33 games … Had both a goal and an assist in three different games, all New York wins: Set up third goal and scored fourth in 4-1 win vs. New England on April 20, scored opening goal (a low drive nominated for MLS Goal of the Week) and set up third goal in 3-2 win at Kansas City on Aug. 3, and set up opening goal and scored third goal in 4-1 win at Houston on Sept. 8 … Also assisted Jamison Olave’s game-tying goal in stoppage time in 2-2 tie vs. Columbus on May 26 and Tim Cahill’s go-ahead goal in 2-1 win at D.C. United on Aug. 31 … Scored clinching goal in 88th minute of 2-0 win vs. Houston on June 30 … Scored final Red Bulls goal in Supporters’ Shield-clinching, 5-2 win vs. Chicago on Oct. 27 … Playoffs: Started both legs of the Eastern Conference semifinal series against Houston, playing 68 minutes in the 2-2 first leg tie on Nov. 3 and all 120 minutes in the 2-1 overtime loss in the Nov. 6 second leg … U.S. Open Cup: Played 90 minutes and scored New York’s second goal via header in 4-2 loss at New England in the Round of 16 on June 12 … Other: Played first half of 2-2 friendly tie vs. Olympique Lyonnais on July 16.

2012: Played his first season at the top level of Major League Soccer after signing with Real Salt Lake and finished with two goals and two assists over 28 appearances, including 11 starts. … Made his MLS debut on March 17 when he subbed on with six minutes remaining in a 2-0 win over the Red Bulls … Two weeks later in a March 31 match against Portland, Steele registered his first MLS goal in a 3-2 win … The following week, Steele earned his first start in a 1-0 win over Montreal Impact … Playoffs: Unused substitute in first leg of Western Conference semifinal series at Seattle on Nov. 2 … Came on for the final four minutes of 1-0 loss in second leg vs. Seattle on Nov. 8.

2002-2011: Steele began his career with English side Wolverhampton Wanderers in 2002. He played for the Syracuse Salt Dogs in 2004, Rochester Raging Rhinos in 2005-06, and Irish club Ballymena United in 2005. In 2007, Steele was a member of the Carolina RailHawks of the USL First Division, a side he helped lead to the league’s regular season title. In 2008-09, Steele was a standout for the Puerto Rico Islanders, earning USL-1 MVP honors and helping his club win the league championship. In that span, Steele scored six goals in 49 matches. In 2010, Steele played for the Vancouver Whitecaps (then a USL side), before returning to the RailHawks on loan in 2011.

International: Northern Ireland international (1 cap) … Earned first career call-up to Northern Ireland national team following the Red Bulls’ exit from the 2013 MLS Cup Playoffs … Made international debut as substitute in Northern Ireland’s 1-0 loss at Turkey in Adana, Turkey, on November 15, 2013 … Had represented Northern Ireland at several youth levels and was part of the Northern Ireland squad that competed in the 2005 UEFA U-19 Championship as the tournament host, losing three home games by one goal each.

Career Statistics (Regular Season)

Year Club GP GS G MIN A SHT SOG FC OFF Y R
2014 New York Red Bulls 6 4 1 316 1 6 3 1 3 0 0
2013 New York Red Bulls 33 32 5 2665 6 46 15 42 12 4 0
2012 Real Salt Lake 28 11 2 1179 2 19 4 29 1 6 0
Career Totals 67 47 8 4160 9 71 22 72 16 10 0

2014 Season Statistics

Competition Club GP GS G MIN A SHT SOG FC OFF Y R
MLS Regular Season New York Red Bulls 6 4 1 316 1 6 3 1 3 0 0

2013 Season Statistics

Competition Club GP GS G MIN A SHT SOG FC OFF Y R
MLS Playoffs New York Red Bulls 2 2 0 188 0 3 1 3 2 1 0
MLS Regular Season New York Red Bulls 33 32 5 2665 6 46 15 42 12 4 0

2012 Season Statistics

Competition Club GP GS G MIN A SHT SOG FC OFF Y R
MLS Playoffs Real Salt Lake 1 0 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
MLS Regular Season Real Salt Lake 28 11 2 1179 2 19 4 29 1 6 0
GP: Games Played, GS: Games Started, G: Goals, MIN: Minutes Played, A: Assists, SHT: Shots, SOG: Shots on Goal, FC: Fouls Committed, FS: Fouls Suffered, OFF: Offsides, Y: Yellow Cards, R: Red Cards, GF: Goals For, GA: Goals Against, SO: Shutouts, SV: Saves, CK: Corner Kicks, PKA: Penalty Kick Attempts, PKG: Penalty Kick Goals, PKS: Penalty Kick Saves

Regular Season Game Log

Date Match Result Appearance MINS G A SHT SOG FC FS Y R
4/16/2014 PHI @ NY W 1-2 Subbed On 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4/12/2014 NY @ DC L 0-1 Started 66 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0
4/5/2014 NY @ MTL T 2-2 Started 90 1 1 2 1 0 0 0 0
3/30/2014 CHV @ NY T 1-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
3/23/2014 NY @ CHI T 1-1 Started 72 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0
3/15/2014 COL @ NY T 1-1 Subbed On 23 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
3/8/2014 NY @ VAN L 1-4 Started 64 0 0 1 1 1 0 0 0
10/27/2013 CHI @ NY W 2-5 Started 90 1 0 3 1 0 0 0 0
10/20/2013 NY @ HOU W 3-0 Started 80 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 0
10/5/2013 NE @ NY T 2-2 Started 90 0 0 1 0 1 2 0 0
9/29/2013 NY @ SEA T 1-1 Started 90 0 0 1 1 1 0 1 0
9/22/2013 DAL @ NY W 0-1 Started 90 0 0 1 0 1 1 0 0
9/14/2013 TOR @ NY W 0-2 Started 90 0 0 3 0 2 1 0 0
9/8/2013 NY @ HOU W 4-1 Started 90 1 1 1 1 1 0 0 0
8/31/2013 DC @ NY W 1-2 Started 90 0 1 2 1 1 0 1 0
8/25/2013 NY @ CHV L 2-3 Started 76 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
8/17/2013 PHI @ NY T 0-0 Started 90 0 0 3 0 1 0 0 0
8/10/2013 NY @ CLB L 0-2 Started 70 0 0 4 1 0 1 0 0
8/3/2013 NY @ KC W 3-2 Started 90 1 1 2 2 2 0 0 0
7/27/2013 RSL @ NY W 3-4 Started 87 0 0 1 0 2 1 1 0
7/20/2013 NY @ TOR T 0-0 Started 69 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0
7/13/2013 MTL @ NY W 0-4 Started 90 0 0 0 0 3 1 0 0
7/4/2013 NY @ COL L 0-2 Started 76 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
6/30/2013 HOU @ NY W 0-2 Started 89 1 0 1 1 3 1 0 0
6/23/2013 NY @ PHI L 0-3 Started 67 0 0 2 0 1 0 0 0
6/1/2013 VAN @ NY L 2-1 Started 78 0 0 3 2 1 1 0 0
5/26/2013 CLB @ NY T 2-2 Started 90 0 1 2 1 1 1 0 0
5/19/2013 LA @ NY W 0-1 Started 89 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0
5/11/2013 NY @ NE T 1-1 Started 90 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0
5/8/2013 MTL @ NY W 1-2 Started 88 0 0 2 1 0 1 0 0
5/4/2013 NY @ CLB W 1-0 Started 90 0 0 1 1 3 1 0 0
4/27/2013 NY @ TOR W 2-1 Started 90 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
4/20/2013 NE @ NY W 1-4 Started 90 1 1 1 1 2 0 0 0
4/17/2013 KC @ NY L 1-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4/13/2013 NY @ DC W 2-0 Started 65 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0
4/7/2013 NY @ CHI L 1-3 Started 61 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0
3/30/2013 PHI @ NY W 1-2 Started 90 0 1 3 1 3 1 0 0
3/23/2013 NY @ MTL L 0-1 Started 69 0 0 2 0 3 0 1 0
3/16/2013 DC @ NY T 0-0 Started 68 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0
3/10/2013 NY @ SJ L 1-2 Started 69 0 0 1 0 1 1 0 0
3/3/2013 NY @ POR T 3-3 Subbed On 24 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
10/27/2012 VAN @ RSL T 0-0 Started 90 0 0 2 1 1 0 0 0
10/17/2012 RSL @ SEA T 0-0 Started 90 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0
10/6/2012 RSL @ LA W 2-1 Started 77 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0
9/29/2012 RSL @ CHV W 4-0 Subbed On 7 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
9/22/2012 POR @ RSL W 1-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9/6/2012 RSL @ HOU L 0-1 Started 90 0 0 1 0 4 1 1 0
9/1/2012 DC @ RSL W 0-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8/24/2012 RSL @ PHI T 0-0 Subbed On 28 0 0 1 1 1 0 0 0
8/18/2012 DAL @ RSL L 2-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8/11/2012 RSL @ VAN L 1-2 Subbed On 15 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
8/4/2012 RSL @ COL L 0-1 Started 63 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0
7/27/2012 VAN @ RSL W 1-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7/21/2012 COL @ RSL W 0-2 Subbed On 13 0 0 1 0 1 0 1 0
7/14/2012 RSL @ SJ L 0-5 Subbed On 38 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0
7/7/2012 POR @ RSL W 0-3 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7/4/2012 SEA @ RSL T 0-0 Subbed On 11 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
6/30/2012 RSL @ CLB L 0-2 Started 90 0 0 2 0 2 0 1 0
6/23/2012 SJ @ RSL L 2-1 Subbed On 31 0 0 2 0 1 1 0 0
6/20/2012 LA @ RSL L 3-2 Started 60 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0
6/16/2012 RSL @ CHV W 3-0 Started 90 0 0 2 0 2 0 0 0
5/26/2012 DAL @ RSL W 2-3 Subbed On 20 0 1 0 0 1 1 0 0
5/12/2012 RSL @ SEA W 1-0 Subbed On 15 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 0
5/9/2012 RSL @ CHI T 0-0 Started 90 0 0 2 0 1 0 0 0
5/5/2012 NE @ RSL W 1-2 Subbed On 27 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 0
4/28/2012 TOR @ RSL W 2-3 Subbed On 8 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0
4/25/2012 RSL @ DAL T 1-1 Subbed On 7 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
4/21/2012 RSL @ SJ L 1-3 Started 60 0 1 0 0 2 2 0 0
4/14/2012 RSL @ KC L 0-1 Subbed On 27 0 0 0 0 3 0 1 0
4/7/2012 COL @ RSL W 0-2 Subbed On 32 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4/4/2012 MTL @ RSL W 0-1 Started 63 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
3/31/2012 RSL @ POR W 3-2 Subbed On 12 1 0 1 1 2 0 0 0
3/24/2012 CHV @ RSL L 1-0 Subbed On 19 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0
3/17/2012 NY @ RSL W 0-2 Subbed On 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
3/10/2012 RSL @ LA W 3-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
GP: Games Played, GS: Games Started, G: Goals, MIN: Minutes Played, A: Assists, SHT: Shots, SOG: Shots on Goal, FC: Fouls Committed, FS: Fouls Suffered, OFF: Offsides, Y: Yellow Cards, R: Red Cards, GF: Goals For, GA: Goals Against, SO: Shutouts, SV: Saves, CK: Corner Kicks, PKA: Penalty Kick Attempts, PKG: Penalty Kick Goals, PKS: Penalty Kick Saves