Sergio Campbell

Sergio Akeen Campbell (born 16 January 1992) is a Jamaican international footballer who plays as a defender for Stumptown Athletic in the National Independent Soccer Association.

Sergio Campbell
Personal information
Full name Sergio Akeen Campbell[1]
Date of birth (1992-01-16) 16 January 1992 (age 28)
Place of birth Clarendon, Jamaica
Height 6 ft 3 in (1.91 m)
Playing position(s) Defender / Midfielder
Club information
Current team
Stumptown Athletic
Number 4
Youth career
Portmore United
2007–2011 Clarendon College
College career
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2011 Central Arkansas Bears 8 (0)
2012–2014 Connecticut Huskies 64 (0)
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2015 Columbus Crew SC 1 (0)
2015Austin Aztex (loan) 2 (0)
2016 Pittsburgh Riverhounds 26 (0)
2017 Rochester Rhinos 13 (0)
2018 AFC Ann Arbor 0 (0)
2019– Stumptown Athletic 6 (0)
National team
2010– Jamaica 2 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of March 18, 2020
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 14:24, 5 December 2011 (UTC)

CareerEdit

Youth and clubEdit

Campbell began his career playing school boy football for Clarendon College.[2] After completing secondary school, Campbell then played for University of Central Arkansas in the USA.[3] Campbell transferred to the UConn Huskies at the University of Connecticut in August 2012.[4]

On 15 January 2015, Campbell was selected by the Columbus Crew in the 2015 MLS SuperDraft.[5][better source needed] Campbell was the 19th pick in the First Round of the draft. In late January, Campbell was the center of a dispute between his former club Portmore United and MLS. The Jamaican club want training compensation as Campbell was trained by United prior to moving to the United States.[6] Campbell is the nephew of Rodolph Austin.[6] On 12 February 2016 Campbell was waived by Columbus.[7] On 1 April 2016 Campbell was cleared to play for the Pittsburgh Riverhounds.[8]

International careerEdit

He made his international debut for Jamaica in 2010.[2]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Jamaica's 40 player provisional list to Copa Centenario". Jamaica Football Federation. 3 May 2016. Retrieved 16 December 2016.
  2. ^ a b "Sergio Campbell". National Football Teams. Benjamin Strack-Zimmerman. Retrieved 9 February 2019.
  3. ^ "Profile". University of Central Arkansas.
  4. ^ "Sergio Campbell". CBS Interactive. Retrieved 5 December 2017.
  5. ^ "'#CrewSC selects defender Sergio Campbell from UCONN with the 19th overall pick. #SuperDraft'". Twitter. 15 January 2015. Retrieved 5 December 2017.
  6. ^ a b Walker, Howard (28 January 2015). "Pay us!". Jamaican Observer. Retrieved 28 January 2015.
  7. ^ "Crew SC announces roster updates during second preseason camp". columbuscrewsc.com. 12 February 2016. Retrieved 12 February 2016.
  8. ^ "Campbell Cleared For Season Opener". Pittsburgh Riverhounds. 1 April 2016. Archived from the original on 14 April 2016. Retrieved 2 April 2016.

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