Eduard Atuesta

Eduard Atuesta
Eduard Atuesta
Eduard Atuesta
Midfielder
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Eduard Atuesta
HT: 5' 11" WT: 157
Age: 22 (18/06/1997)
Vélez, Colombia
Vélez, Colombia

ACQUIRED 

Signed using Targeted Allocation Money (TAM) on February 27, 2018.  

 

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS 

Categoría Primera A Apertura Championship : 2016 - 17 

 

PROFESSIONAL 

2018 (Los Angeles Football Club): 

  • Appeared in 25 games, starting 16, with one goal and two assists across all competitions.   

  • Made MLS debut in a 4-3 loss at the LA Galaxy on March 1.  

  • Made first start in 1-1 draw vs. FC Dallas on May 5.  

  • Scored first goal as a professional in 2-0 win vs Minnesota United FC on May 19.   

  • Started three of three appearances in the Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup, with an assist for the win in the 90’ vs. Sacramento FC (USL) in the quarterfinals on July 19.  

  • Played 17’ in LAFC’s first-ever MLS Cup Playoff game against Real Salt Lake on November 1.  

2016 – 17 (Independiente Medellín, Categoría Primera A, Colombia): 

  • Made 44 total appearances across all competitions. 

  • Made First-Team debut on April 13, 2016.   

  • Categoría Primera A Apertura Championship winner.  

 

INTERNATIONAL 

  • Captained Colombia’s U-20 team at the South American Championship in 2017, appearing in seven of the nine matches. 

 

PERSONAL  

  • Favorite sport outside of soccer is basketball. 

  • Favorite team outside of soccer is the LA Clippers. 

  • Favorite food is tacos. 

  • Is an only child. 

  • Follow Eduard on Instagram @eduard_atuesta. 


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Stats

MLS
YearClubGPSOGYR
2019Los Angeles FC30303263611431744080
2018Los Angeles FC251611501219430050
-554644137136221740130
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