Kofi Opare

Kofi Opare
6
Defender
  • D.C. United
  • 6' 2"
  • 190 lbs.
  • 10-12-1990
  • Mampong, Ghana

MLS Experience

2014: Following his acquisition from the Galaxy, Opare did not appear during the regular season for the Black-and-Red, but he started in all four of the team’s CONCACAF Champions League group stage games. Started six games for the LA Galaxy and helped the team to one shutout before being traded.

2013: Selected by the Los Angeles Galaxy in the second round (24th overall) of the 2013 MLS SuperDraft. Opare appeared in six games during his rookie year, scoring one goal against the Montreal Impact on 10/16.

College Experience

2012: Opare was appointed as a team captain to begin the season. He missed nearly a month with nose and appendix injuries, but started all 17 games he featured in, while scoring three goals.

2011: Opare started all 20 games for the team, playing a team-best 1,781 minutes. On the year, he had two goals an assist. Furthermore, he was named Second Team All-Big Ten. 

2010: Seeing regular playing time, Opare played in 25 games, starting in 24 and had one assist in regular season play. Additionally, in the team’s 3-2 win over Maryland in the 2010 NCAA College Cup, Opare picked up another assist.

2009: As a freshman at the University of Michigan, Opare played in 14 games, starting in 10, while scoring one goal. Opare was selected to the Big Ten All-Freshman team.

Honors

2009: Big Ten All-Freshman Team

2011: Second Team All-Big Ten

Prep

Graduated St. Paul Catholic High School in Niagara Falls, Ontario, where he starred for the soccer team.

Club

Played for St. Catharine's Concord Gunners. Won Ontario Cup in 2007-2008. Represented Ontario at the Canadian Club national championship in 2007, where the team took fourth place.

Youth International Experience

Former member of the US U-20 national team, playing in two games.

Personal

Holds both Canadian and US nationality.

Acquired

Traded from the Los Angeles Galaxy in exchange for a trade of allocation rankings. Additionally, United received the Galaxy’s 2015 natural SuperDraft selection.  

Career Statistics (Regular Season)

Year Club GP GS G MIN A SHT SOG FC OFF Y R
2015 D.C. United 14 13 1 1255 0 7 1 13 1 1 0
2014 D.C. United 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2014 LA Galaxy 6 5 0 495 0 2 0 4 0 2 0
2013 LA Galaxy 6 6 1 534 0 2 1 4 0 1 0
Career Totals 26 24 2 2284 0 11 2 21 1 4 0

2015 Season Statistics

Competition Club GP GS G MIN A SHT SOG FC OFF Y R
MLS Regular Season D.C. United 14 13 1 1255 0 7 1 13 1 1 0

2014 Season Statistics

Competition Club GP GS G MIN A SHT SOG FC OFF Y R
MLS Playoffs D.C. United 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
MLS Regular Season D.C. United 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
MLS Regular Season LA Galaxy 6 5 0 495 0 2 0 4 0 2 0

2013 Season Statistics

Competition Club GP GS G MIN A SHT SOG FC OFF Y R
MLS Playoffs LA Galaxy 2 2 0 195 0 0 0 2 0 0 0
MLS Regular Season LA Galaxy 6 6 1 534 0 2 1 4 0 1 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
7/26/2015 PHI @ DC W 2-3 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7/18/2015 DC @ DAL L 1-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7/3/2015 DC @ SEA L 0-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
6/27/2015 DC @ TOR T 0-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
6/24/2015 DC @ CHI W 1-0 Started 90 0 0 1 0 3 0 0 0
6/21/2015 NE @ DC W 1-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
6/14/2015 DC @ ORL L 0-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
6/6/2015 TOR @ DC L 2-1 Started 90 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0
6/3/2015 CHI @ DC W 1-3 Started 90 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0
5/30/2015 PHI @ DC W 1-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5/27/2015 DC @ POR L 0-1 Started 90 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
5/23/2015 DC @ NE T 1-1 Started 90 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
5/17/2015 DC @ PHI L 0-1 Started 90 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0
5/13/2015 ORL @ DC W 1-2 Started 90 1 0 1 1 1 2 0 0
5/9/2015 KC @ DC T 1-1 Started 90 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
5/2/2015 CLB @ DC W 0-2 Started 90 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
4/25/2015 DC @ VAN W 2-1 Started 90 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0
4/18/2015 HOU @ DC T 1-1 Started 90 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4/11/2015 NYR @ DC T 2-2 Started 90 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4/3/2015 DC @ ORL W 1-0 Started 90 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0
3/28/2015 LA @ DC W 0-1 Subbed On 85 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
3/22/2015 DC @ NYR L 0-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
3/7/2015 MTL @ DC W 0-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
10/25/2014 DC @ MTL T 1-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
10/18/2014 CHI @ DC W 1-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
10/12/2014 DC @ HOU W 3-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
10/3/2014 KC @ DC T 0-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9/27/2014 PHI @ DC W 0-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9/20/2014 DC @ CHI T 3-3 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9/10/2014 DC @ NY L 0-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9/6/2014 DC @ VAN T 0-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8/31/2014 NY @ DC W 0-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8/27/2014 DC @ LA L 1-4 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8/23/2014 DC @ KC W 3-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8/17/2014 COL @ DC W 2-4 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8/9/2014 DC @ RSL L 0-3 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8/3/2014 DC @ HOU L 0-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7/30/2014 TOR @ DC W 0-3 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7/28/2014 LA @ SEA W 3-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7/19/2014 LA @ KC L 1-2 Started 90 0 0 1 0 1 3 0 0
7/16/2014 NE @ LA W 1-5 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7/12/2014 RSL @ LA W 0-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7/4/2014 POR @ LA T 2-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
6/28/2014 LA @ SJ W 1-0 Started 90 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0
6/8/2014 CHV @ LA T 1-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
6/1/2014 LA @ CHI T 1-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5/25/2014 PHI @ LA W 1-4 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5/21/2014 DAL @ LA W 1-2 Started 90 0 0 0 0 1 2 1 0
5/17/2014 LA @ HOU L 0-1 Started 90 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 0
5/11/2014 LA @ POR T 1-1 Started 90 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5/3/2014 LA @ COL L 0-1 Subbed On 45 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4/19/2014 LA @ VAN T 2-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4/12/2014 VAN @ LA W 0-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4/6/2014 LA @ CHV W 3-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
3/22/2014 LA @ RSL T 1-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
3/8/2014 RSL @ LA L 1-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
10/27/2013 LA @ SEA T 1-1 Started 90 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0
10/20/2013 SJ @ LA T 0-0 Started 90 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0
10/16/2013 MTL @ LA W 0-1 Started 90 1 0 1 1 2 0 1 0
10/6/2013 CHV @ LA W 0-5 Started 90 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9/29/2013 LA @ POR L 0-1 Started 84 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9/21/2013 SEA @ LA T 1-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9/14/2013 LA @ DC T 2-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9/7/2013 COL @ LA L 1-0 Started 90 0 0 1 0 1 2 0 0
8/31/2013 SJ @ LA W 0-3 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8/24/2013 LA @ VAN W 1-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8/17/2013 RSL @ LA W 2-4 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8/11/2013 LA @ DAL T 3-3 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7/27/2013 LA @ COL L 0-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7/20/2013 VAN @ LA W 1-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7/13/2013 LA @ POR L 1-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7/7/2013 DAL @ LA W 0-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7/4/2013 CLB @ LA W 1-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
6/29/2013 LA @ SJ L 2-3 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
6/23/2013 LA @ CHV W 1-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
6/19/2013 POR @ LA T 0-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
6/8/2013 LA @ RSL L 1-3 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
6/2/2013 LA @ NE L 0-5 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5/26/2013 SEA @ LA W 0-4 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5/19/2013 LA @ NY L 0-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5/15/2013 LA @ PHI W 4-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5/11/2013 LA @ VAN L 1-3 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5/5/2013 HOU @ LA L 1-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4/27/2013 LA @ RSL W 2-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4/20/2013 KC @ LA W 0-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4/13/2013 LA @ DAL L 0-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
3/30/2013 LA @ TOR T 2-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
3/23/2013 COL @ LA W 0-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
3/17/2013 CHV @ LA T 1-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
3/3/2013 CHI @ LA W 0-4 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