PLAYER PROFILE: Will Pulisic




Will Pulisic
Personal information
Full name William Pulisic[1]
Date of birth (1998-04-16) April 16, 1998 (age 24)
Place of birth Mechanicsville, Virginia, United States
Height 5 ft 11 in (180 cm)
Position(s) Goalkeeper
Club information
Current team
North Carolina FC
(on loan from Austin FC)
Number 34
Youth career
Richmond United
2016–2017 Borussia Dortmund
College career
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2017–2020 Duke Blue Devils 66 (0)
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2017 North Carolina FC U23 2 (0)
2018 Colorado Rapids U23 5 (0)
2019 North Carolina FC U23 0 (0)
2021– Austin FC 0 (0)
2022–North Carolina FC (loan) 0 (0)
National team
2015 United States U17 24 (0)
United States U19 4 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

William Pulisic (born April 16, 1998) is an American professional soccer player who plays as a goalkeeper for North Carolina FC on loan from Major League Soccer club Austin FC.

Youth career

Pulisic had played for Richmond United in his youth career.[1] He, like his cousin who used to play at Borussia Dortmund,[2] played with the Borussia Dortmund U19 team, making 8 appearances.[3]

On July 7, 2017, Pulisic joined North Carolina FC U23 for the remainder of the 2017 season.[4] In 2018, he also played in the PDL for Colorado Rapids U23[5] and again in 2019, returning to North Carolina FC U23's, but without making an appearance.[6]

Club career

On April 16, 2021, Pulisic signed with Major League Soccer club Austin FC.[3] Pulisic was loaned to USL League One side North Carolina FC on March 9, 2022.[7]

International career

Pulisic has represented the U.S. at the youth international level. In 2015, he had been called up and was included in the final 23 man squad of the national under-17 team for the 2015 FIFA U-17 World Cup in Chile, along with his cousin, Christian, with 24 appearances.[8]

He also made four appearances with national under-19 team.[3]

Career statistics

As of 9 March 2022[9]
Club Season Division League Open Cup MLS Cup Total
Apps Shutouts Apps Shutouts Apps Shutouts Apps Shutouts
Austin FC 2021 MLS 0 0 0 0
2022 0 0 0 0
North Carolina FC (loan) 2022 USL1 0 0 0 0
Career Total 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

Personal life

Will Pulisic was born in Mechanicsville, Virginia on April 16, 1998.[10] He is also the cousin of Chelsea player Christian Pulisic.

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