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MATTHEW OLOSUNDE
England Rotherham United (League One)
#22 | Defender
Birth Date
Birth Place
Height/Weight
US Caps/Goals
March 7, 1998 (Age: 21)
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
6' 1", 159 lbs (1.85 m, 72 kg)
1/0
Club Career

Olosunde began his career at the academy Major League Soccer team the New York Red Bulls. He go on to work his way through the U-16 and U-18 teams before moving onto the reserves.

He was set to head to college and play soccer at Duke University, but eventually signed a contract with English Premier League team Manchester United in January 2016. While at United he would play with the U-18s and work his way up to the U-23s, going on to make 18 appearances for them in their Premier League 2 campaign.

Despite making progress, United would release Olosunde from the team in June 2019.

However, he did not have to wait long to find a new team as it was announced in July 2019 that Olosunde signed on with Rotherham United in League One.

International Career

Olosunde has represented the United States at various youth levels.

He would go on to play for the USMNT U-17 team at the 2015 U-17 World Cup in Chile in their game against Nigeria.

Olosunde earned his first senior cap for the team in May 2018 as he came off the bench in their game against Bolivia.

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