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Mechack Jérôme (born April 21, 1990) is a Haitian footballer who plays for El Paso Locomotive FC in the USL Championship.

Mechack Jérôme
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Personal information
Full name Mechack Jérôme
Date of birth (1990-04-21) April 21, 1990 (age 29)[1]
Place of birth Liancourt, Haiti
Height 5 ft 10 in (1.78 m)
Playing position Defender
Club information
Current team
El Paso Locomotive
Number 4
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2006–2009 Baltimore
2009–2010 Mirandela 4 (0)
2010 Austin Aztex 3 (0)
2011–2012 Orlando City 34 (2)
2013–2014 Sporting Kansas City 12 (0)
2014 Montreal Impact 0 (0)
2015 Charlotte Independence 17 (0)
2015–2018 Jacksonville Armada 81 (3)
2019– El Paso Locomotive 3 (0)
National team
2008– Haiti 62 (3)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 3 April 2019
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of February 1, 2017

CareerEdit

ProfessionalEdit

Jerome played for Baltimore in the Ligue Haïtienne, and then for Mirandela in the Portuguese Second Division, before being spotted by Austin Aztex head coach Adrian Heath while playing for the Haitian national team in a friendly match against the Aztex on April 28, 2010.

Jerome signed for the Aztex in June 2010 and made his debut for the team on September 11, 2010 in a 3-1 loss to the Puerto Rico Islanders.[2] Prior to the 2011 season, new owners purchased the club, moved it to Orlando, Florida, renamed it Orlando City and joined the USL Pro league for 2011.

He signed a multi-year contract with Orlando City on September 1, 2011.[3]

Jerome was signed by Sporting Kansas City of Major League Soccer on February 28, 2013.[4] The club released him on March 31, 2014.[5]

On June 6, 2014 he signed with Montreal Impact.[6] He was released three weeks later.[7]

Jerome signed with Charlotte Independence of United Soccer League on May 1, 2015.[8] He then signed with Jacksonville Armada FC of the North American Soccer League in September 2015.[9] Two months later he re-signed with Jacksonville for the 2016 season.[10]

InternationalEdit

Jerome played for Haiti at the 2007 CONCACAF U17 Tournament and the 2007 FIFA U-17 World Cup, before making his debut for the full senior Haitian national team in 2008. He was part of the Haiti squad which competed in the 2008 Caribbean Championship, and helped his country qualify for the 2009 CONCACAF Gold Cup.

International goalsEdit

Scores and results list Haiti's goal tally first.[11]
No. Date Venue Opponent Score Result Competition
1. 18 November 2014 Montego Bay Sports Complex, Montego Bay, Jamaica   Cuba 1–0 2–1 2014 Caribbean Cup
2. 4 September 2015 Grenada National Stadium, St. George's, Grenada   Grenada 2–1 3–1 2018 FIFA World Cup qualification
3. 9 November 2016 Stade Sylvio Cator, Port-au-Prince, Haiti   French Guiana 1–0 2–5 2017 Caribbean Cup qualification
4. 11 June 2019 Centro de Alto Rendimiento, Alajuela, Costa Rica   Guyana 1–0 3–1 Friendly

HonoursEdit

Baltimore SCEdit

Orlando CityEdit

Sporting Kansas CityEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ http://static.fifa.com/fifa-tournaments/players-coaches/people=270166/index.html
  2. ^ "USSF Division-2 Pro League". demosphere.com.
  3. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2012-05-24. Retrieved 2011-09-02.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
  4. ^ "Sporting Kansas City signs Christian Duke, Mechack Jerome - ESPN FC". ESPNFC.com.
  5. ^ "Sporting KC waives Mechack Jerome". Sporting Kansas City.
  6. ^ "Impact signs defender Mechack Jérôme". Montreal Impact.
  7. ^ "Impact signs Polish left back Krzysztof Krol". Montreal Impact.
  8. ^ "Independence Shores Up Defense With Addition Of Mechack Jérôme". Charlotte Independence.
  9. ^ "Armada FC Signs Haitian National Defender Mechack Jérôme". armadafc.com.
  10. ^ "Mechack Jérôme Re-signs With Armada FC". armadafc.com.
  11. ^ "Jérôme, Mechack". National Football Teams. Retrieved 1 February 2017.

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