Charlie Rugg

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Charlie Rugg
Personal information
Full nameCharles Nosike Rugg
Date of birth(1990-10-02) October 2, 1990 (age 23)
Place of birthRoslindale, Massachusetts, United States
Height6 ft 0 in (1.83 m)
Playing positionForward
Club information
Current team
LA Galaxy
Number27
Youth career
2009–2012Boston College Eagles
Senior career*
YearsTeamApps(Gls)
2011GPS Portland Phoenix10(4)
2012Worcester Hydra5(2)
2013–LA Galaxy4(1)
2014LA Galaxy II (loan)17(6)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of July 14, 2014.
† Appearances (Goals).
 
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Charlie Rugg
Personal information
Full nameCharles Nosike Rugg
Date of birth(1990-10-02) October 2, 1990 (age 23)
Place of birthRoslindale, Massachusetts, United States
Height6 ft 0 in (1.83 m)
Playing positionForward
Club information
Current team
LA Galaxy
Number27
Youth career
2009–2012Boston College Eagles
Senior career*
YearsTeamApps(Gls)
2011GPS Portland Phoenix10(4)
2012Worcester Hydra5(2)
2013–LA Galaxy4(1)
2014LA Galaxy II (loan)17(6)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of July 14, 2014.
† Appearances (Goals).

Charles Nosike "Charlie" Rugg (born October 2, 1990) is an American soccer player currently playing for Los Angeles Galaxy in Major League Soccer. Rugg has been described as "a big, physical forward with speed, strength, the ability to hold the ball and battle in the air."[1]

Career[edit]

Professional[edit]

Los Angeles Galaxy selected Rugg in the first round (No. 19 overall) of the 2013 MLS SuperDraft. Rugg made his debut for Galaxy on April 27, 2013 against Real Salt Lake and also scored his first professional goal in the 13th minute.[2]

On March 22, 2014 Rugg was sent down to the LA Galaxy II, the reserve side of the Galaxy, and played in the sides first USL Pro match against the Orange County Blues. He started the match and scored the first goal in Galaxy II history in the 40th minute.[3]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ French, Scott. "LA Galaxy youngsters Charlie Rugg, Gyasi Zardes look set for big roles against Houston". MLSsoccer.com. 
  2. ^ "RSL v. LA". MLSsoccer.com. Retrieved April 27, 2013. 
  3. ^ "Twitter / Lagalaxyii: Gooolllllaaazzzo La Galaxy". Twitter.com. Retrieved March 24, 2014. 

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