|Full name Abdul-Fatai Alashe|
Name Fatai Alashe
Date joined January 15, 2015
2008–2011 Vardar SC
Weight 77 kg
Height 1.83 m
Role Soccer Player
|Date of birth (1993-10-21) October 21, 1993 (age 22)|
Place of birth Southfield, Michigan, United States
Current team San Jose Earthquakes (#27 / Midfielder)
Nominations MLS Rookie of the Year Award
Similar People Bryan Meredith, Clarence Goodson, David Bingham, Amaechi Igwe, Benji Joya
Fatai Alashe young at heart, seasoned on the field | The Prospect pres. by AdvoCare
Abdul-Fatai Alashe (born October 21, 1993) is an American soccer player who currently plays for San Jose Earthquakes in Major League Soccer.
- Fatai Alashe young at heart, seasoned on the field | The Prospect pres. by AdvoCare
- Highlights fatai alashe
- College and amateur
- Personal life
- Career statistics
Highlights fatai alashe
College and amateur
Alashe spent all four years of his college career at Michigan State University where he made a total of 86 appearances for the Spartans and tallied eight goals and eight assists.
He also played in the Premier Development League for Reading United and Portland Timbers U23s.
On January 15, 2015, Alashe was drafted 4th overall in the 2015 MLS SuperDraft by the San Jose Earthquakes. He made his debut on March 7 in a 1-0 defeat to FC Dallas, and scored the first league goal in Avaya Stadium history two weeks later in a 2-1 win over the visiting Chicago Fire.
In January 2016 Alashe received his first call up to the senior United States squad for friendlies against Iceland and Canada but had to withdraw through injury.
Alashe is of Nigerian descent.
Statistics accurate as of March 22, 2015