Hometown: Irvine, California
Birth date: January 19, 1985
Acquired: Colorado Rapids signed Benny Feilhaber to a one year contract with an option for 2020 on January 11, 2019.
- Made 34 appearances (32 starts), recording three goals and six assists in 2,804 minutes with Los Angeles FC.
- Made 30 appearances (24 starts), recording five goals and three assists in 2,269 minutes with Sporting Kansas City.
- Ranked fourth in Sporting KC history with 50 assists in all competitions.
- Ranked 11th in Sporting KC history with 28 goals in all competitions.
- Played 30 minutes and recorded two assists as an extra-time substitute in a Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup 3-0 quarterfinal win against FC Dallas on 7/11.
- Started and played 90 minutes in a 2-1 Open Cup Final victory over the New York Red Bulls on 8/20, assisting Daniel Salloi's game-winning goal in the 66th minute.
- Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup Champion.
- Started and played 101 minutes in a 1-0 extra-time loss at the Houston Dynamo in the Western Conference Knockout Round on 10/26.
- Named Sporting KC's Offensive Player of the Year.
- Started 28 of 30 appearances, recording seven goals and 13 assists (2,563 minutes played) with Sporting Kansas City.
- Became the second player in Sporting KC history to reach double-digit assists in multiple regular seasons on 8/24.
- Scored the game-winning penalty kick and assisted Graham Zusi's goal in a 2-0 win over the San Jose Earthquakes on 10/23, helping Sporting KC clinch a sixth straight appearance in the MLS Cup Playoffs.
- Started two Lamar Hunt U.S. Open matches (210 minutes played), recording one goal and one assist.
- Started and played 90 minutes in a 1-0 knockout round loss at Seattle Sounders FC on 10/27.
- Started 30 of 32 appearances, recording a career-high 10 goals and 15 assists (2,731 minutes played) with Sporting Kansas City.
- One of three finalists for the 2015 Landon Donovan MLS MVP Award.
- Named Sporting KC's MVP.
- Won Sporting KC's 2015 Goal of the Year.
- Earned the first MLS All-Star selection of his career, played 45 minutes in the second half of the All-Stars' 2-1 win over Tottenham Hotspur on 7/29.
- Set the single-season club record with 20 assists in all competitions.
- Became the third player in Sporting KC club history to reach double digits in goals and assists in a single MLS season.
- Assisted the game-winning goal in a 2-1 win over LA Galaxy on 10/26 to clinch a playoff spot on the final day of the regular season.
- Started five matches with two goals and five assists, becoming the club's all-time Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup assist leader.
- Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup Champion.
- Started and played 120 minutes in Sporting KC's postseason 7-6 penalty kick shootout loss at Portland after a 2-2 draw through regulation. Converted his penalty kick in the shootout.
- Started 30 of 31 appearances, recording four goals and six assists (2,607 minutes played) with Sporting Kansas City.
- Won Sporting KC's 2014 Goal of the Year for his 93rd-minute strike in a 2-1 win over Columbus on 7/16.
- Played 90 minutes and assisted Dom Dwyer's goal in a 2-1 loss at New York in the Eastern Conference Knockout Round on 10/30.
- Started 22 of 27 appearances, recording three goals and four assists (1,774 minutes played) with Sporting Kansas City.
- Won Sporting KC's 2013 Goal of the Year.
- Made his first appearance for Sporting KC on 3/2 playing 82 minutes in 3-1 victory over the Philadelphia Union.
- Scored his first goal for Sporting KC in a 2-1 win at Chicago on 7/7.
- Started three 2013-14 CONCACAF Champions League group stage matches and tallied an assist in a 2-0 win at Real Esteli on 8/20.
- Appeared in his first Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup match on 5/28 and helped secure a 2-0 win over the Des Moines Menace.
- Started four matches.
- Stole a Matt Reis pass and set-up Claudio Bieler for the game-tying goal in the Eastern Conference Semifinal series vs New England.
- Assisted on Dom Dwyer's game-winning goal in the Eastern Conference Championship vs Houston.
- Converted his penalty kick in the MLS Cup Final shootout vs Real Salt Lake.
- MLS Cup Champion.
- Started 23 of 29 appearances, recording one goal and two assists (2,147 minutes played) with the New England Revolution.
- Suffered a club-leading 70 fouls in 29 appearances, tied for third in MLS.
- Scored a 103rd-minute goal in a substitute appearance at central midfield in the club's U.S. Open Cup third-round loss to the Harrisburg City Islanders on 5/29.
- Started in all 23 appearances, recording four goals and seven assists (2,046 minutes played) with the New England Revolution.
- Debuted on Saturday, 4/23 vs Sporting KC, playing 90 minutes and recording an assist.
- Scored four goals and added a team-high seven assists.
- Finished the season ranked second in MLS in fouls suffered (71), for a league-best 3.08 per game mark.
2008-2010 (AGF Aarhus, Danish Superliga):
- Signed with the club on a free transfer in August 2008.
- Made 54 appearances, scoring five goals.
2007 (Derby County, Premier League):
- Made his debut on 8/17, coming on as an eightieth-minute substitute in a 1–0 win over Newcastle United.
- Appeared in 10 matches.
2006 (Hamburg SV, Bundesliga):
- Made his Bundesliga debut on 10/12 vs Schalke.
- Made his first start on 10/22/06, playing ninety minutes in a 2–1 win against Bayer Leverkusen.
- Appeared in nine matches.
2005 (Hamburg SV, Bundesliga):
- Began his professional career in Germany with Hamburg’s reserve team in 2005.
INTERNATIONAL (44 Caps/2 Goals)
- Played in three of the USA’s four matches in the 2010 FIFA World Cup, the coaching staff choosing to use his strengths coming off the bench.
- Played in six matches in 2010 World Cup qualifying, all in the final round.
- After a year-long absence from the full team, he appeared in all five matches of the 2009 Confederations Cup, including a start in the final against his native Brazil
- He served as a member of Peter Nowak’s squad for the 2008 Olympics in Beijing, where he appeared in all three games
- Has scored two goals for the national team, including the game-winning goal in the final of the 2007 CONCACAF Gold Cup against Mexico in Chicago.
- His full-volley from 20 yards against Mexico in the 2007 Gold Cup Final guaranteed the USA’s place in the Confederations Cup.
- Earned his first senior team cap (3/25/07) against Ecuador.
- Former member of the US Under-20 squad.
- Second-team All-Pac-10.
- Ranked third on the team in scoring with five goals and 13 assists.
- Scored two goals, including game-winner against UC Davis.
- Played in all 20 games with 16 starts.
- Tied for second on the team with three game-winning goals, (at Stanford, at Washington to clinch the Pac-10 title, UC Davis).
- Earned Pac-10 Player of the Week honors for Nov. 2-8 after the game-winner against Washington.
- Walk-on who played in 16 games with three starts.
- Had two goals on the year, both game-winners.