Jason Hernandez

Jason Hernandez
Jason Hernandez
Jason Hernandez
Defender
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Real Name: Jason Hernandez
HT: 5' 10" WT: 170
Age: 34 (08/26/1983)
Birthplace: New York, NY
Hometown: New York

Hernandez, 33, joins Toronto FC after spending the past two seasons with New York City FC; his option was declined at the conclusion of the 2016 season. This year will mark his 13th season in Major League Soccer having previously played for MetroStars, Chivas USA, San Jose Earthquakes and New York City FC. In 12 seasons, Hernandez has made a combined 285 appearances in MLS Regular Season and MLS Cup Playoffs amongst the previous four teams. Hernandez spent the majority of his career with San Jose, highlighted by winning the 2012 MLS Supporters' Shield alongside current Toronto FC players Justin Morrow and Steven Beitashour. Hernandez was selected in the first round (6th overall) in the 2005 MLS Supplemental Draft by the MetroStars. At the conclusion of his rookie season he was traded to Chivas USA where he played for two seasons. Hernandez was selected by San Jose in the 2007 MLS Expansion Draft. He would leave the Earthquakes eight seasons later via the same method he was acquired as NYCFC selected him in the 2014 MLS Expansion Draft.

Hernandez has earned three caps with the Puerto Rican national team during his career. He is eligible to play for Puerto Rico through his parents who were born there. He made his debut on March 30, 2016 in a Caribbean Cup qualification match against Guyana. His most recent cap came on October 12, 2016 against Curacao in Caribbean Cup qualification.


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Stats

MLS
Career Statistics (Regular Season)
YearClubGPGSGMINSASHTSSOGFCOFFYR
2017Toronto FC8505260003000
2016New York City FC31260229200026021
2015New York City FC26260229403038080
2014San Jose Earthquakes20200173200018040
2013San Jose Earthquakes21190167900013020
2012San Jose Earthquakes25230209013014012
2011San Jose Earthquakes28280249100023040
2010San Jose Earthquakes2727024121005021
2009San Jose Earthquakes16160140300015050
2008San Jose Earthquakes28280245115129061
2007Chivas USA21909290008030
2006Chivas USA29240224203220040
2005MetroStars3302680003010
Career Totals-28325402280931432150425
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