Michael Amir Murillo
2018: Started in 21 of the 23 matches in which he appeared in ... scored his lone goal against the Montreal Impact on April 14 ... tallied back-to-back games with an assist against Colorado Rapids and Atlanta United. CCL: Started and played the full 90 minutes in all six matches ... tallied an assist in New York's 3-1 victory at Club Tijuana on March 13. International: Called up to the Panama national team for the 2018 FIFA World Cup ... started and played the full 90 against Belgium and England in the Group Stage ... earned call ups for Panama's last three international friendlies against Venezuela, Japan and South Korea ... started and played the full 90 in all three matches. Playoffs: Started both conference semifinal matches ... helped anchor RBNY backline to a Leg 2 clean sheet over Columbus.
2017: Made 17 appearances and 15 starts ... scored two goals ... made his MLS first career appearance and start against Sporting KC on May 3 ... scored his first career MLS goal versus Montreal on July 29 ... tallied his second goal of the season against D.C. United on Oct. 22. Gold Cup: was named to the Panama National World Cup Qualifying team Playoffs: Started and played all three matches.
Graduated from San Francisco FC’s youth academy to the first team in 2014. He made 42 first team appearances and added three goals.
Has made 24 starts in 27 appearances for Panamanian National Team, scoring twice in 2,208 minutes of action ... anchored the Panama backline to 12 shutouts.
Exercised a contract option to transfer from Panamanian side San Francisco FC, the club announced on November 27, 2017. Murillo joined New York on loan in February of 2017.