Paulo Roberto Corradi Nagamura (Portuguese pronunciation: [ˈpawlu naɡaˈmuɾɐ]; born March 2, 1983) is a retired Brazilian footballer, and current manager of United Soccer League side, Swope Park Rangers.
|Full name||Paulo Roberto Corradi Nagamura|
|Date of birth||March 2, 1983|
|Place of birth||São Paulo, Brazil|
|Height||5 ft 8 in (1.73 m)|
|2005–2006||Los Angeles Galaxy||54||(0)|
|2012–2016||Sporting Kansas City||95||(6)|
|2016||→ Swope Park Rangers (loan)||1||(0)|
|2017||Swope Park Rangers (assistant)|
|2018–||Swope Park Rangers|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of November 18, 2016|
Born in São Paulo, Nagamura came up through the system of hometown club São Paulo. In 2001, he was sold to English powerhouse Arsenal, and played with the club's youth and reserve sides through 2004, helping them to the English U-19 championship, scoring a goal in the final against Liverpool. He also scored in a pre-season friendly for Arsenal against Stevenage in 2002.
Nagamura was selected by Toronto FC in the 2006 MLS Expansion Draft but was traded in May 2007 to Chivas USA in exchange for a first-round pick in the 2008 MLS SuperDraft. In January 2010, he moved to Tigres de la UANL but returned to Chivas USA in June.
- Premier League U-19 championship: 2001
Los Angeles GalaxyEdit
- Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup: 2005
- Major League Soccer MLS Cup: 2005
- Major League Soccer Western Conference Championship: 2005
Sporting Kansas CityEdit
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|2005||Los Angeles Galaxy||United States||Major League Soccer||25||0|
|Chivas USA||United States||23||2|
|2010||Tigres||Mexico||Primera División de México||14||0|
|Chivas USA||United States||Major League Soccer||15||1|
|2012||Sporting Kansas City||27||1|
|Total||Last updated||November 15, 2016||266||15|
- "Arsenal thrash Stevenage". BBC. July 18, 2002. Retrieved September 24, 2015.
- "Chivas USA acquires Brazilian midfielder Paulo Nagamura in trade with Toronto FC". www.mlssoccer.com. January 23, 2010.
- "Chivas USA Deal Nagamura to Sporting KC". Chivas USA Deal Nagamura to Sporting KC. mlssoccer.com.
- Steve Brisendine (February 3, 2012). "Sporting seek to free up international spots with sight on green cards | Sporting Kansas City". Sportingkc.com. Retrieved July 9, 2012.