Player Details


Alex Bono


6' 3"


209 lbs

Date of Birth

4.25.1994 (30)


, NY



Position Detail


Preferred Side


Roster Category


Player Category

Generation adidas
Career Summary

He was selected in the first round, (6th overall) in the 2015 MLS SuperDraft by Toronto FC. Prior to being drafted, he spent the last three seasons at Syracuse University. He becomes the first MLS draftee to be called into national team prior to the SuperDraft. He appeared and started in 59 matches, with a record of 39-17-3 and 30 clean sheets for the Orange. In 2014, Bono was named to the NSCAA All-America First Team, and NSCAA All-South Region Team. He also received 2014 ACC Defensive Player of the Year honours. He set Syracuse single-season records for goals-against average (0.55), shutouts, and ranked seventh in the NCAA in both GAA and save percentage (.848). Bono was a finalist for the MAC Hermann Trophy and during his collegiate career he was voted to the Big East All-Rookie Team and also won the 2012-13 'Cuse Award for Male Rookie of the Year.

Career Notables: 2015…Was part of the 18 for one MLS match during the 2015 MLS Regular Season. USL…Appeared in 12 matches, starting in 10, while logging 990 minutes, with a record of 2-8-0 and one clean sheet during the 2015 USL regular season for Toronto FC II … Earned his first professional clean sheet on March 28 vs FC Montreal … Made his professional debut for Toronto FC II and the USL on March 21 vs Charleston Battery. 2015 FRIENDLY MATCH…Came on in the 31st minutes on Wednesday, July 22 vs Sunderland A.F.C. … Came on in the 27th minutes on May 27 vs Manchester City F.C. 2014…Appeared and started in 21 matches, with a record of 16-4-1 and 12 clean sheets with Syracuse University. 2013…Appeared and started in 18 matches, with a record of 10-7-1 and eight clean sheets with Syracuse University. 2012…Appeared and started in 20 matches, with a record of 13-6-1 and ten clean sheets with Syracuse University.