Maximiliano Moralez

Maximiliano Moralez
Maximiliano Moralez
Maximiliano Moralez
Midfielder
10
Real Name: Maximiliano Moralez
HT: 5' 3" WT: 115
International
Designated Player
Age: 32 (02/27/1987)
Birthplace: Granadero Baigorria, Argentina

CAREER

2018: Maxi Moralez raised his game another level for NYCFC in his second season as the #10. The Argentine playmaker scored 8 goals and finished fourth in MLS with 16 assists on the season. Moralez was a vital piece of the puzzle for NYCFC’s midfield, and was deservedly named Player of the Season by the football club.  

2017: The marquee Designated Player signing and Serie A veteran showed his class in 2017, starting 28 matches in his first season with NYCFC. He frequently linked up with David Villa, contributing five goals and nine assists from his playmaking role. 

2016: Maxi joined Club Leon in Mexico where he has featured on 25 occasions, helping them to an eighth place finish.

International: Maxi was a teammate of Sergio Aguero and Angel Di Maria in Argentina’s U20 FIFA World Cup-winning squad, earning the Silver Ball and the Bronze Shoe awards thanks to his four goals, including one in the semifinal. Moralez went on to win his first senior international cap with Argentina in a 4-1 friendly win over Venezuela in March 2011.

2011: Maxi joined Italian Serie A team Atalanta where he spent four years, appearing in 109 games, netting 16 times and assisting 17 more. 

2009: Maxi joined Velez Sarsfield where he enjoyed one of his greatest moments of his career, scoring the winning goal against Huracan on the final day to clinch the Argentine title.

2007/2008: Moralez was bought by FC Moscow where he played for half a season before being loaned back to Racing Club. At Racing Club, he made a key contribution in 2007/2008, scoring the decisive goal against Belgrano to steer his boyhood club away from relegation.

2005: Moralez began his professional career with Racing Club in the Argentine Primera División.

Youth: Moralez played for Racing Club before joining the first team in 2005


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Stats

MLS
Career Statistics (Regular Season)
YearClubGPGSGMINSASHTSSOGFCOFFYR
2019New York City FC17176148813332028940
2018New York City FC323282818167226461640
2017New York City FC29285252394417311080
Career Totals-7877196829381496310535160
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