Saad Abdul-Salaam

Saad Abdul-Salaam
Saad Abdul-Salaam
Saad Abdul-Salaam
Defender
13
Real Name: Saad Abdul-Salaam
HT: 6' 4" WT: 185
Age: 27 (09/08/1991)
Birthplace: Charlotte, North Carolina

CAREER

2016: Saad Abdul-Salaam was named Sporting KC's Defensive Player of the Year 2016 after completing six assists - a league-high for a defender. 

2015: Abdul-Salaam was drafted as the twelfth overall pick during the 2015 MLS SuperDraft by Sporting Kansas City. In April 2015, Sporting Kansas City announced that Saad would be loaned out to the San Antonio Scorpions for the North American Soccer League spring season. He made his professional debut for the Scorpions when they went up against the Tampa Bay Rowdies where he played the full 90 minutes as San Antonio fell 3-1. Saad made five appearances for the club before he was recalled from his loan one month later by Sporting KC. Saad has played 64 times in three seasons for Sporting KC and has scored one goal.  

2013: Saad went on to play for the Portland Timbers U-23s following his college career where he made six appearances and scored one goal. 

College: Saad grew up in Ohio where he played for the local high school team that won the state championship in 2009. Abdul-Salaam then went on to play for the Akron Zips for four years while attending the University of Akron where he made 54 appearances and scored three goals.


Read More

Stats

MLS
Career Statistics (Regular Season)
YearClubGPGSGMINSASHTSSOGFCOFFYR
2018New York City FC4302732105010
2017Sporting Kansas City12101902110312010
2016Sporting Kansas City302602377615332410
2015Sporting Kansas City22100107415313110
Career Totals-6849146261031962540
View More