| George Emmanuel Malki|
Sereno Soccer Club
Arizona United SC
| (1992-04-21) 21 April 1992 (age 23)|
Chicago, Illinois, United States
George Malki Wikipedia
George Emmanuel Malki (born April 21, 1992) is an American soccer player who currently plays for Houston Dynamo in Major League Soccer.
Born in Chicago, Illinois, Malki started playing soccer in Arizona where he played for the Pinnacle Pioneers at Pinnacle High School. In 2009, Malki won the Gatorade Player of the Year award for the state of Arizona in his final year of High School. While still in high school, Malki maintained a 3.90 GPA and also volunteered his time working for a local non-profit called Students Supporting Brain Tumor Research (SSBTR).
Malki attended California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo in San Luis Obispo, CA. George was a regular starter for the Mustangs and scored his first collegiate goal as a junior against Temple University.
Malki was drafted 37th overall by Montreal Impact in the 2014 MLS SuperDraft.
Malki signed with USL Pro club Arizona United on August 15, 2014.
Malki signed with USL's Rio Grande Valley FC Toros on February 2, 2016.
On March 1, 2017, Malki signed with MLS side Houston Dynamo.
Malki is of Iraqi-Assyrian descent.