Omir Fernandez

Omir Fernandez
Omir Fernandez
Omir Fernandez
Midfielder
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Real Name: Omir Fernandez
HT: 5' 9" WT: 155
Homegrown Player
Age: 20 (02/08/1999)
Birthplace: Bronx, New York
Hometown: Bronx, N.Y.

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

• First MLS goal - at FC Cincinnati, 5/25/2019 in the 90'+1' minute
• First MLS assist - vs LA Galaxy, 5/4/2019 on a Derrick Etienne Jr. game-winning goal in the 67th minute
• First MLS game & start - at Columbus Crew SC, 3/2/2019 

2019: First season as a member of the New York Red Bulls… started three of the 11 matches he appeared in … tallied two goals and two assists in 452 minutes of action ... his first two league goals and assists have come as a substitute ... recorded his first career assist against the LA Galaxy on May 4 ... scored his first career league goal at FC Cincinnati on May 25. Open Cup: Made his first appearance in the Open Cup against New England on June 11 ... tallied his first assist of the competition in the same match. CCL: Appeared in two games against Santos Laguna starting one… Tallied his first professional goal in the second leg.

COLLEGE

He had strong freshman season as a super-sub for Wake Forest in 2017, appearing in 23 matches and recording six goals and five assists … started 20 of the Demon Deacons’ 21 matches with career bests in goals (12) and assists (6) in 2018 … in two seasons for Wake Forest, he recorded 18 goals and 11 assists, including six game-winning goals, in 44 matches.

INTERNATIONAL/YOUTH/ACADEMY

Earned his first call-up for the U.S. Men’s Youth National Team U-20 side in January of 2019 … prior to his U-20 MNT call-up, he was called into the U-18 MNT during his time with the Red Bulls U-16 team where he tallied 20 goals in 24 matches in that season… in two seasons with Red Bulls Academy before heading to Wake Forest, he recorded 42 goals in 56 games ... he joined Red Bulls Academy in 2014.

ACQUIRED

New York Red Bulls sign Academy Product and Wake Forest midfielder to an MLS contract on January 26, 2019.


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Stats

MLS
Career Statistics (Regular Season)
YearClubGPGSGMINSASHTSSOGFCOFFYR
2019NY Red Bulls183256821268000
Career Totals-183256821268000
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