Cristian Cásseres Jr.

Cristian Cásseres Jr.
Cristian Cásseres Jr.
Cristian Cásseres Jr.
Midfielder
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Real Name: Cristian Cásseres, Jr.
HT: 5' 9" WT: 150
Pronunciation: CAH-sah-rehs
International
Age: 19 (01/20/2000)
Birthplace: Caracas, Venezuela
Hometown: Caracas, Venezuela

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

2019: Started two games in which he appeared… tallied his first career MLS goal against Minnesota United on April 6 CCL: Didn’t appear in any games

2018: MLS: Called up to the first team for the Houston Dynamo match on Aug. 29 ... made his MLS debut and first-career start vs. Dynamo. USL: Started in 19 of 26 matches he has appeared in ... tallied three goals and two assists in 1,786 minutes played.

INTERNATIONAL

Featured for the Venezuelan U-20 team during the 2019 U-20 South American Championship ... started all four Group A matches and then started all five Group 1 matches ... Since Sept. 7, 2019, he has recorded 14 games started with one assist in 1,020 minutes played across all competitions.

A fixture for the Venezuelan U-17 squad before being called into camp for the U-20 side that finished as runners up at the 2017 FIFA U-20 World Cup ... was also on the roster for the 2017 CONMEBOL Under-17 Football Championship, starting seven of the nine matches and scoring one goal.

Cásseres, Jr., is following in the footsteps of his father, Cristian Cásseres Sr., who played for the Venezuelan national team. Cásseres Sr. played for Atletico Venezuela’s first team while Cásseres Jr., was on the U-14 team.

PRIOR TO NEW YORK

At the age of 16, the midfielder made his professional debut for Deportivo La Guaira in the Venezuelan First Division ... appeared in 15 total matches for the senior team and scored once.

ACQUIRED

New York Red Bulls complete transfer of Cristian Cásseres, Jr. on February 2, 2018. Casseres Jr., a Discovery Signing, will occupy an international spot on the Red Bulls roster.


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Stats

MLS
Career Statistics (Regular Season)
YearClubGPGSGMINSASHTSSOGFCOFFYR
2019NY Red Bulls4413391418010
2018NY Red Bulls310970103010
Career Totals-75143615111020
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