Eddie Ababio

Eddie Ababio
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Defender
  • Colorado Rapids
  • 5' 11"
  • 175 lbs.
  • 01-01-1988
  • Kumasi, Ghana

Previous Club: N/A
College: North Carolina
Hometown: Tampa, Florida

 

Acquired: Selected by the Rapids in the first round (18th overall) of the 2011 MLS SuperDraft; Signed 4/14/11.

MLS CAREER

2011

  • Scored a goal in his first and only professional match for the Rapids, a CONCACAF Champions League game against Isidro Metapán that the Rapids won 3-1 (9/28).
  • Started and played seven reserve league matches for 585 total minutes.
  • Playoffs: Made his first MLS appearance on 11/2 at KC as a sub in the Eastern Conference Semifinals

NATIONAL TEAM

2005

  • Member of the U.S. Under-17 National Team and helped the squad earn a spot at the 2005 U-17 World Cup.
  • Scored game-winning goal against Canada in first-ever U-17 match.
  • Was a part of the U.S. Soccer Under-17 Residency Program for 2004-05.

COLLEGE

  • Concluded his collegiate career appearing in 89 games for the Tar Heels scoring 13 goals and adding 12 assists.
  • Earned 2010 NSCAA First Team All-Region, 2008 ACC All-Academic Team, 2007 ESPN Academic All-District Team and ACC Honor Roll and 2006 ACC Academic Honor Roll.
  • Posted a career-best five points on two goals and an assist against East Tennessee State (9/27/08).

PERSONAL

  • Full name is Edward Kwame Ababio.
  • Born in Ghana but moved to the U.S. in 1996.
  • Has one brother and one sister.
  • Earned Parade All-America honors in 2005 and 2006 at Gaither High School
  • Named St. Petersburg Times Player of the Year and was an All-State and all-county selection.
  • Played club soccer with Hillsborough County United and captured several team titles.
  • Graduated from high school in three years with a 3.9 grade point average.
  • Majored in exercise and sport science at Carolina.

Career Statistics (Regular Season)

Year Club GP GS G MIN A SHT SOG FC OFF Y R
2012 Colorado Rapids 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2011 Colorado Rapids 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Career Totals 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

2012 Season Statistics

Competition Club GP GS G MIN A SHT SOG FC OFF Y R
MLS Regular Season Colorado Rapids 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

2011 Season Statistics

Competition Club GP GS G MIN A SHT SOG FC OFF Y R
MLS Playoffs Colorado Rapids 1 0 0 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
MLS Regular Season Colorado Rapids 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
GP: Games Played, GS: Games Started, G: Goals, MIN: Minutes Played, A: Assists, SHT: Shots, SOG: Shots on Goal, FC: Fouls Committed, FS: Fouls Suffered, OFF: Offsides, Y: Yellow Cards, R: Red Cards, GF: Goals For, GA: Goals Against, SO: Shutouts, SV: Saves, CK: Corner Kicks, PKA: Penalty Kick Attempts, PKG: Penalty Kick Goals, PKS: Penalty Kick Saves

Regular Season Game Log

Date Match Result Appearance MINS G A SHT SOG FC FS Y R
10/27/2012 HOU @ COL W 0-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
10/20/2012 COL @ CHV W 2-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
10/6/2012 SJ @ COL L 4-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9/30/2012 LA @ COL T 1-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9/23/2012 COL @ VAN T 2-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9/14/2012 COL @ LA L 0-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9/5/2012 POR @ COL W 0-3 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8/31/2012 COL @ POR L 0-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8/25/2012 COL @ SJ L 1-4 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8/18/2012 CHV @ COL T 1-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8/11/2012 COL @ DAL L 2-3 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8/4/2012 RSL @ COL W 0-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7/28/2012 SEA @ COL L 2-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7/21/2012 COL @ RSL L 0-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7/18/2012 COL @ TOR L 1-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7/14/2012 DAL @ COL L 2-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7/7/2012 COL @ SEA L 1-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7/4/2012 VAN @ COL L 1-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
6/30/2012 POR @ COL W 0-3 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
6/20/2012 SJ @ COL L 2-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
6/16/2012 COL @ VAN L 0-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5/26/2012 MTL @ COL W 2-3 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5/19/2012 KC @ COL T 2-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5/16/2012 COL @ DC L 0-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5/6/2012 COL @ DAL W 2-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5/2/2012 COL @ NE L 1-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4/28/2012 CHV @ COL W 0-4 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4/21/2012 LA @ COL L 2-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4/14/2012 COL @ SEA L 0-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4/7/2012 COL @ RSL L 0-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4/1/2012 CHI @ COL W 0-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
3/25/2012 COL @ NY L 1-4 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
3/18/2012 COL @ PHI W 2-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
3/10/2012 CLB @ COL W 0-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
10/22/2011 COL @ VAN W 2-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
10/14/2011 RSL @ COL T 0-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
10/1/2011 DAL @ COL W 0-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9/24/2011 SJ @ COL T 1-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9/17/2011 COL @ TOR L 1-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9/9/2011 COL @ LA L 0-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8/27/2011 COL @ CHI L 0-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8/20/2011 CHV @ COL T 2-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8/13/2011 COL @ SJ W 2-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8/5/2011 CLB @ COL W 0-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7/29/2011 COL @ PHI W 2-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7/23/2011 NE @ COL T 2-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7/20/2011 NY @ COL W 1-4 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7/16/2011 COL @ SEA L 3-4 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7/9/2011 VAN @ COL W 1-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7/6/2011 COL @ KC T 1-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7/3/2011 HOU @ COL T 0-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
6/26/2011 COL @ CLB L 1-4 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
6/18/2011 LA @ COL L 3-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
6/11/2011 COL @ POR W 1-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
6/4/2011 PHI @ COL T 1-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5/28/2011 KC @ COL T 1-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5/25/2011 COL @ NY T 2-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5/22/2011 TOR @ COL T 0-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5/14/2011 COL @ DC T 1-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5/7/2011 COL @ NE T 0-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5/4/2011 COL @ HOU W 2-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4/30/2011 CHI @ COL T 1-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4/22/2011 SEA @ COL L 1-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4/13/2011 COL @ RSL L 0-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4/8/2011 COL @ DAL L 0-3 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4/3/2011 DC @ COL W 1-4 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
3/26/2011 COL @ CHV W 1-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
3/19/2011 POR @ COL W 1-3 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
GP: Games Played, GS: Games Started, G: Goals, MIN: Minutes Played, A: Assists, SHT: Shots, SOG: Shots on Goal, FC: Fouls Committed, FS: Fouls Suffered, OFF: Offsides, Y: Yellow Cards, R: Red Cards, GF: Goals For, GA: Goals Against, SO: Shutouts, SV: Saves, CK: Corner Kicks, PKA: Penalty Kick Attempts, PKG: Penalty Kick Goals, PKS: Penalty Kick Saves