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Jozy Altidore

Jozy Altidore

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Jozy Altidore
Birth date: 
November 06, 2013
Position: 
Forward

Experts have been saying for a long time that the United States needed someone else making points besides Landon Donovan, implying that the USA soccer team needed consistency in their most important goal, scoring goals .

 

Consistency has a name and only 24 years : Jozy Altidore .

 

His experience is broad, playing from an early age, and his main attributes are in a huge physical ability and skill to keep the ball .

 

Altidore certainly has his place within the " Top 5 " of United States Men’s National Team (USMNT), and we will surely have to follow him during his visit to Brazil 2014 .

But who is the Bull ?

His name is Josmer Volmy Altidore , and was born on November 6, 1989 in Livingstone , New Jersey, but grew up in Boca Raton, Florida.

He is a proud descendant of a Haitian family , who excels in the Premier League as a striker for Sunderland AFC. On July 9, 2013 he signed a contract with the English club , closing a transfer of about 8.5 million pounds .

In the United States Altidore began his career as a professional with New York Red Bulls , at 16, where he managed to break the record as the youngest scorer in the league. He has represented his flag in the U-17 World Cup in 2005, in the U-20 in 2007 and was part of the 2008 Beijing Olympic team .

During his tenure with the USMNT, Altidore has participated in the Confederations Cup 2009, World Cup 2010 and the CONCACAF Gold Cup 2011. Allowing him to be within top ten scorers of all time in the USMNT.

Altidore is part of this new fever in the United States raging for soccer, and has thousands of fans that will be supporting the largest event of soccer , the 2014 FIFA World Cup in Brazil.

 

 

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Jozy Altidore in Action
Number 17 of the USMNT, Jozy Altidore
One More Goal from Jozy Altidore

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