Michael Nelson

Michael Nelson
Michael Nelson
Michael Nelson
Goalkeeper
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Real Name: Michael Nelson
HT: 6' 4" WT: 180
Age: 23 (02/10/1995)
Birthplace: Katy, TX
Hometown: Katy, TX

Drafted by the Houston Dynamo in the first round (20th overall) of the 2018 MLS SuperDraft

2018 MLS: Made his Dynamo debut on a 2-1 loss against C.F. Monterrey in the BBVA Compass Dynamo Charities Cup on June 29 ... Dressed for his first time during the MLS regular season in a 3-2 win at Los Angeles Galaxy on October 28 ... Made his professional in a 0-0 draw with RGV FC against Phoenix Rising FC on June 23 ... Signed with the Dynamo on Feb. 28 ... Selected by the Dynamo in the first round of the 2018 MLS SuperDraft

LAMAR HUNT U.S. OPEN CUP: 2018: dressed in two games for the Dynamo helping them win their first ever Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup 

COLLEGE: Four-year starter at Southern Methodist University … Played 76 games, recorded 27 shutouts … Three-time American Athletic Conference Goalkeeper of the Year … 2017: USC Scholar All-American … American Athletic Conference Goalkeeper of the Year … First Team All-American Athletic Conference … 2016: American Athletic Conference Preseason Goalkeeper of the Year … 2015: American Athletic Conference Goalkeeper of the Year … First Team All-American Athletic Conference … 2014: American Athletic Conference Goalkeeper of the Year … First Team All-American Athletic Conference … 2013: Joined SMU Mustangs as a walk on and redshirted his freshman year

HIGH SCHOOL/CLUB: Attended Seven Lakes High School in Katy … First-team all-state as a senior 2013 while leading the team to a district championship … Played club soccer with Albion Hurricanes FC … Won two state championships … Won the 2010 Region 3 Premier League West title … Took fourth in the USYS National League in 2011-12


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Career Statistics (Regular Season)
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