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MICHAEL SALAZAR

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Date of Birth: 11/15/92
Hometown: Cayo, Belize
Previous Club:  Rio Grande Valley FC  (USL Championship)
Height: 5-11
Weight: 165 lbs


HOW ACQUIRED: Signed with Memphis prior to the 2021 season.

USL: Spent two years in Canada, playing with Montréal Impact's USL affiliates FC Montréal and Ottawa Fury FC on three loan stints...Signed with Rio Grande Valley FC in 2019, scored 10 goals in 24 appearances…Set RGVFC record with eight goals in first season.

OUTSIDE USL: Signed with Memphis prior to the 2021 season…Played collegiately for Cal Baptist and UC Riverside…Won 2011 PacWest Conference, back-to-back NCCAA Division I national championships, All-PacWest Second Team, PacWest Freshman of the Year, All-Big West First Team twice…Played with OC Pateadores Blues and PSA Elite…Named TheCup.us Lower Division Player of the Tournament during 2015 Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup…Drafted 24th overall by Montréal Impact in 2016 MLS SuperDraft...With Montréal, appeared in 36 matches and recorded six goals...Joined Houston Dynamo FC in 2019 and made 11 appearances.

INTERNATIONAL: Has 14 caps and one goal with Belize national team…Appeared in Gold Cup, Copa Centroamericana, the Concacaf Nations League and international friendlies.


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