Alejandro Pozuelo - Player Profile


Full Name:Alejandro Pozuelo Melero
Born:September 20th, 1991 (Seville, Spain)
Height:5' 7
Position:Midfielder
Signed:March 4th, 2019
First Manager:Greg Vanney
Career Stats: 61 appearances, 23 goals
Full Debut: March 29th, 2019 - 4 - 0 New York City (MLS - )
First Goal: March 29th, 2019 - Toronto FC 4 - 0 New York City (MLS - )

 Season  League Apps Gls GtGR Yel Red W D L
 2021  Major League Soccer 0 0 - 0 0 - - -
 2020  Major League Soccer 25 9 0.36 3 0 52.0% 20.0% 28.0%
 2019  Major League Soccer 33 (3) 14 0.39 5 1 41.7% 30.6% 27.8%
58 (3) 23 0.38

 Apps = First Team Appearances (Sub Appearances) | Gls = Goals
 GtGR = Goals to Games Ratio | W/D/L - Games won, drawn or lost as percentage of games played in
 Yel = Yellow Cards/Cautions | Red = Red Cards/Dismissals

 Most Recent 1st Team Starts:
 Nov 24th, 2020 MLS Cup  (H)  vs. Nashville SC 0 - 1
 Nov 8th, 2020 MLS  (A)  vs. New York Red Bulls 1 - 2
 Nov 1st, 2020 MLS  (H)  vs. Inter Miami CF 2 - 1
 Oct 28th, 2020 MLS  (H)  vs. New York City 0 - 1
 Oct 24th, 2020 MLS  (A)  vs. Philadelphia Union 0 - 5
 
 Most Recent Goals:
 Nov 1st, 2020 MLS  (H)  vs. Inter Miami CF 2 - 1
 Oct 14th, 2020 MLS  (H)  vs. New York Red Bulls 1 - 1
 Oct 3rd, 2020 MLS  (H)  vs. Philadelphia Union 2 - 1
 Sep 27th, 2020 MLS  (H)  vs. Columbus Crew 3 - 1
 Sep 23rd, 2020 MLS  (A)  vs. New York City 1 - 0

Pozuelo originally signed with KRC Genk in August 2015. In five seasons he made a combined 175 appearances, scoring 25 goals with 60 assists across all competitions. He departs KRC Genk as club captain and current leaders of the Jupiler Pro League.

Pozuelo began his career with his local club, Real Betis in the youth system. He made his debut with Real Betis B in Segunda División B spending two seasons (2010 – 2012) with the second team. In 2011, Pozuelo made his first team debut on October 2, 2011 against Levante UD and scored his first goal on December 18 against Atlético Madrid. He remained with the Spanish club until the conclusion of the 2013 season and appeared in 33 matches registering three goals across all competitions. Pozuelo joined English Premier League side, Swansea City A.F.C. in the summer of 2013. He appeared in 36 matches registering two goals and adding six assists across all competitions. Pozuelo scored in his debut for Swansea City against Malmö FF in the first leg of UEFA Europa League qualifying. Following his time at Swansea City, Pozuelo joined Rayo Vallecano de Madrid (Rayo Vallecano) in the summer of 2014. He made 13 appearances registering one goal between La Liga and Copa Del Rey matches.

 Goals Scored
Mar 29th, 2019 MLS  (H)  vs. New York City 4 - 0 (78')
Mar 29th, 2019 MLS  (H)  vs. New York City 4 - 0 (58') p
Apr 19th, 2019 MLS  (H)  vs. Minnesota Utd 4 - 3 (28')
Apr 19th, 2019 MLS  (H)  vs. Minnesota Utd 4 - 3 (30')
May 11th, 2019 MLS  (H)  vs. Philadelphia Union 1 - 2 (51')
Jun 26th, 2019 MLS  (H)  vs. Atlanta Utd 3 - 2 (94') p
Jun 26th, 2019 MLS  (H)  vs. Atlanta Utd 3 - 2 (27')
Jul 13th, 2019 MLS  (A)  vs. Montreal Impact 2 - 0 (61')
Jul 17th, 2019 MLS  (H)  vs. New York Red Bulls 3 - 1 (26') p
Sep 11th, 2019 MLS  (A)  vs. New York City 1 - 1 (40') p
Sep 15th, 2019 MLS  (H)  vs. Colorado Rapids 3 - 2 (13') p
Oct 6th, 2019 MLS  (H)  vs. Columbus Crew 1 - 0 (58')
Oct 23rd, 2019 MLS Cup  (A)  vs. New York City 2 - 1 (47')
Oct 23rd, 2019 MLS Cup  (A)  vs. New York City 2 - 1 (90') p
Feb 29th, 2020 MLS  (A)  vs. San Jose Earthquakes 2 - 2 (40') p
Aug 28th, 2020 MLS  (A)  vs. Montreal Impact 1 - 0 (50') p
Sep 5th, 2020 MLS  (A)  vs. Vancouver Whitecaps 2 - 3 (71')
Sep 19th, 2020 MLS  (A)  vs. D.C. United 2 - 2 (17')
Sep 23rd, 2020 MLS  (A)  vs. New York City 1 - 0 (90') p
Sep 27th, 2020 MLS  (H)  vs. Columbus Crew 3 - 1 (59')
Oct 3rd, 2020 MLS  (H)  vs. Philadelphia Union 2 - 1 (76')
Oct 14th, 2020 MLS  (H)  vs. New York Red Bulls 1 - 1 (23') p
Nov 1st, 2020 MLS  (H)  vs. Inter Miami 2 - 1 (84') p

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