Ike Opara

Ike Opara
55
Defender
  • San Jose Earthquakes
  • 6' 2"
  • 180 lbs.
  • 02-21-1989
  • Durham, NC

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2011: MLS: Made 2011 season debut coming on as a substitute in 83rd minute at FCD on 3/26 … Came on as a substitute in the 70th minute vs. SEA on 4/2 … Made first start of the season, played 90 minutes and received a yellow card vs. TFC on 4/9 … Played 90 minutes at NY on 4/16 and at VAN on 5/11 … Came on as a substitute in 82nd minute vs. CLB on 5/14 … Played 90 minutes vs. NE on 5/21 and at CHI on 5/28 … Missed final 23 games of MLS season due to left foot injury … Exhibition: -- … Open Cup Qualifying: Played 120 minutes, scored the game-winning goal and received a yellow card at POR on 5/3 … Reserves: Played 90 minutes vs. VAN on 3/22 … Started and played 64 minutes vs. SEA on 4/3 … Played 90 minutes vs. CHV on 4/23.

2010: MLS: Picked third overall in the 2010 MLS SuperDraft … Appeared in 11 matches, starting 10 … Scored three goals … Made MLS debut and played 90 minutes vs. RSL on 3/27 … Scored first career goal, a game-winner, in 82nd minute at CHI on 4/10 … Scored his second goal in the win vs. NE on 4/17 … DNP vs. COL on 5/1 … DNP vs. NY on 5/8 or at NE on 5/15 due to right hamstring strain … DNP at SEA on 5/22 or vs. TFC on 5/29 … Came on as a substitute in the 76th minute vs. CLB on 6/2 … Played 90 minutes at FCD on 6/7 and at RSL on 6/25 … Played 90 minutes vs. DC on 7/3 and scored a goal … Played 90 minutes at PHI on 7/10, at LA on 7/22, and vs. SEA on 7/31 … DNP at COL on 8/7 through KC on 10/23 due to fractured left foot … Exhibition: Started and played 72 minutes vs. CHV on 6/12 … MLS Cup Playoffs: --.

International: Started all three matches at the 2009 FIFA U-20 World Cup in Egypt as the U.S. went 1-2, including a 4-1 win over Cameroon in the second game of the group stage … Invited to camp with the U.S. Olympic squad (U-23) from Feb. 19-29, 2012 … Scored a goal during camp in a friendly with FC Dallas on 2/22. 

College: 2009: Appeared in 17 games during junior season at Wake Forest and scored three goals and notched two assists … Earned All-American honors from the NSCAA, Soccer America, College Soccer News and TopDrawerSoccer.com … Named semifinalist for M.A.C. Hermann Trophy … Selected as ACC Defensive Player of the Year for second straight year … Earned All-ACC first team accolades … Named preseason All-American by Soccer America and College Soccer News … Started both games at the adidas/IU Credit Union Classic, earning all-tournament honors … 2008: Started 22 games during 2008, scoring five goals … Named ACC Defensive Player of the Year … Earned All-ACC First Team honors … Finalist for the Soccer News Net College Player of the Year Award … Named first team All-American by TopDrawerSoccer.com and College Soccer News … Earned Second Team All-America honors from the NSCAA and Soccer America … 2007: Named Soccer America First Team All-Freshman … Selected to All-ACC Freshman Team … First collegiate goal was the tying mark in Wake’s 1-1 draw with Elon on 10/2.

High School/Club: Four-year letterman at C.E. Jordan High School … Three time all-conference selection … All-Piedmont Athletic Conference Player of the Year as a junior … MVP in 2005 and 2006 … Defensive Player of the Year as a freshman … All-Region selection in 2005 … Helped C.E. Jordan High to four conference championships … Played his club soccer for Triangle FC Navy 88 … Member of the North Carolina ODP team in 2007 … Three-time selection to the Super Y ODP … Named an Elite 300 All-Star.

Personal: Parents are Emmanuel and Clarice … Stayed at Wake Forest after the 2010 SuperDraft in order to finish up his junior year of classes, shuffling back and forth to North Carolina for midterms.

Career Statistics (Regular Season)

Year Club GP GS G MIN A SHT SOG FC OFF Y R
2014 Sporting Kansas City 3 2 0 152 0 4 2 4 0 0 0
2013 Sporting Kansas City 18 15 3 1397 0 13 6 25 1 3 0
2012 San Jose Earthquakes 16 7 0 763 0 8 2 11 2 0 0
2011 San Jose Earthquakes 8 5 0 485 0 3 0 10 3 1 0
2010 San Jose Earthquakes 11 10 3 914 0 10 5 8 0 1 0
Career Totals 56 39 6 3711 0 38 15 58 6 5 0

2014 Season Statistics

Competition Club GP GS G MIN A SHT SOG FC OFF Y R
MLS Regular Season Sporting Kansas City 3 2 0 152 0 4 2 4 0 0 0

2013 Season Statistics

Competition Club GP GS G MIN A SHT SOG FC OFF Y R
MLS Playoffs Sporting Kansas City 3 0 0 16 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
MLS Regular Season Sporting Kansas City 18 15 3 1397 0 13 6 25 1 3 0

2012 Season Statistics

Competition Club GP GS G MIN A SHT SOG FC OFF Y R
MLS Playoffs San Jose Earthquakes 1 0 0 78 0 1 0 1 0 0 0
MLS Regular Season San Jose Earthquakes 16 7 0 763 0 8 2 11 2 0 0

2011 Season Statistics

Competition Club GP GS G MIN A SHT SOG FC OFF Y R
MLS Regular Season San Jose Earthquakes 8 5 0 485 0 3 0 10 3 1 0

2010 Season Statistics

Competition Club GP GS G MIN A SHT SOG FC OFF Y R
MLS Playoffs San Jose Earthquakes 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
MLS Regular Season San Jose Earthquakes 11 10 3 914 0 10 5 8 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
7/12/2014 KC @ MTL W 2-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7/6/2014 CHI @ KC T 1-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
6/27/2014 KC @ POR W 1-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
6/6/2014 KC @ HOU W 2-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5/31/2014 KC @ DC L 0-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5/27/2014 NY @ KC T 1-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5/23/2014 TOR @ KC T 2-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5/18/2014 KC @ CHI L 1-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5/14/2014 PHI @ KC L 2-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5/10/2014 KC @ MTL W 3-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5/4/2014 CLB @ KC W 0-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4/26/2014 KC @ NE L 0-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4/19/2014 MTL @ KC W 0-4 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4/5/2014 RSL @ KC T 0-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
3/29/2014 KC @ COL W 3-2 Started 61 0 0 1 0 1 1 0 0
3/22/2014 SJ @ KC W 0-1 Started 90 0 0 3 2 3 1 0 0
3/15/2014 DAL @ KC T 1-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
3/8/2014 KC @ SEA L 0-1 Subbed On 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
10/26/2013 KC @ PHI W 2-1 Subbed On 45 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
10/18/2013 DC @ KC W 0-1 Started 90 0 0 1 1 2 0 0 0
10/9/2013 KC @ HOU T 0-0 Started 90 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 0
10/5/2013 KC @ CLB W 1-0 Started 90 1 0 1 1 3 0 0 0
9/27/2013 PHI @ KC L 1-0 Started 90 0 0 1 0 1 0 1 0
9/21/2013 KC @ TOR W 2-1 Started 90 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9/7/2013 CLB @ KC W 0-3 Started 90 0 0 1 0 3 0 0 0
8/31/2013 COL @ KC W 1-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8/23/2013 KC @ CHI L 0-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8/18/2013 KC @ SJ L 0-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8/10/2013 NE @ KC W 0-3 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8/3/2013 NY @ KC L 3-2 Subbed On 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
7/27/2013 KC @ MTL L 0-1 Started 90 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7/20/2013 KC @ RSL W 2-1 Started 90 1 0 2 2 2 0 0 0
7/13/2013 TOR @ KC W 0-3 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7/7/2013 KC @ CHI W 2-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7/3/2013 VAN @ KC T 1-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
6/29/2013 CLB @ KC W 2-3 Subbed On 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
6/22/2013 KC @ DAL T 2-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
6/1/2013 MTL @ KC L 2-1 Started 90 0 0 0 0 2 1 1 0
5/26/2013 HOU @ KC T 1-1 Started 90 0 0 1 0 3 0 0 0
5/19/2013 KC @ DC T 1-1 Started 90 1 0 1 1 0 2 0 0
5/12/2013 KC @ HOU W 1-0 Started 90 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
5/8/2013 SEA @ KC L 1-0 Started 90 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 0
5/5/2013 CHV @ KC W 0-4 Started 90 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0
4/27/2013 POR @ KC L 3-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4/20/2013 KC @ LA L 0-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4/17/2013 KC @ NY W 1-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4/5/2013 DC @ KC W 0-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
3/30/2013 MTL @ KC W 0-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
3/23/2013 KC @ NE T 0-0 Started 90 0 0 3 1 2 0 0 0
3/16/2013 CHI @ KC T 0-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
3/9/2013 KC @ TOR L 1-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
3/2/2013 KC @ PHI W 3-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
10/27/2012 SJ @ POR T 1-1 Subbed On 17 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0
10/21/2012 LA @ SJ T 2-2 Subbed On 17 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
10/6/2012 SJ @ COL W 4-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9/29/2012 DAL @ SJ T 3-3 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9/22/2012 SJ @ SEA W 2-1 Subbed On 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9/19/2012 POR @ SJ T 2-2 Started 90 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
9/15/2012 SJ @ CHV W 2-0 Started 90 0 0 1 0 3 1 0 0
9/2/2012 CHV @ SJ W 0-4 Started 90 0 0 1 0 3 1 0 0
8/25/2012 COL @ SJ W 1-4 Started 90 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0
8/18/2012 SJ @ MTL L 1-3 Subbed On 16 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
8/11/2012 SEA @ SJ W 1-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7/28/2012 CHI @ SJ T 1-1 Subbed On 9 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0
7/22/2012 SJ @ VAN L 1-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7/18/2012 DAL @ SJ W 1-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7/14/2012 RSL @ SJ W 0-5 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7/7/2012 SJ @ DAL T 0-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7/3/2012 SJ @ POR L 1-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
6/30/2012 LA @ SJ W 3-4 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
6/23/2012 SJ @ RSL W 2-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
6/20/2012 SJ @ COL W 2-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5/27/2012 SJ @ KC L 1-2 Subbed On 25 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
5/23/2012 SJ @ LA W 3-2 Started 90 0 0 2 0 0 2 0 0
5/19/2012 CLB @ SJ T 1-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5/13/2012 CHV @ SJ T 1-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5/5/2012 SJ @ VAN L 1-2 Subbed On 45 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0
5/2/2012 DC @ SJ W 3-5 Subbed On 7 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
4/28/2012 SJ @ PHI W 2-1 Started 90 0 0 1 1 1 0 0 0
4/21/2012 RSL @ SJ W 1-3 Started 75 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
4/14/2012 SJ @ NY T 2-2 Subbed On 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4/7/2012 VAN @ SJ W 1-3 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
3/31/2012 SJ @ SEA W 1-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
3/24/2012 SJ @ TOR W 3-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
3/17/2012 HOU @ SJ L 1-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
3/10/2012 NE @ SJ W 0-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
10/22/2011 DAL @ SJ W 2-4 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
10/15/2011 SJ @ SEA L 1-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
10/8/2011 SJ @ NE W 2-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
10/1/2011 KC @ SJ T 1-1 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
9/21/2011 SJ @ POR T 1-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9/17/2011 SJ @ HOU L 1-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9/10/2011 CHI @ SJ W 0-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8/27/2011 SJ @ TOR T 1-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8/20/2011 SJ @ LA L 0-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8/13/2011 COL @ SJ L 2-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8/6/2011 POR @ SJ T 1-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7/30/2011 DC @ SJ L 2-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7/23/2011 SJ @ RSL L 0-4 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7/20/2011 VAN @ SJ T 2-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7/16/2011 SJ @ CLB T 0-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7/9/2011 PHI @ SJ T 0-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7/6/2011 SJ @ CHV L 0-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7/2/2011 NY @ SJ T 2-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
6/25/2011 LA @ SJ T 0-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
6/17/2011 SJ @ KC L 0-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
6/11/2011 SJ @ DC W 4-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
6/4/2011 HOU @ SJ W 0-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5/28/2011 SJ @ CHI T 2-2 Started 90 0 0 0 0 4 1 0 0
5/21/2011 NE @ SJ W 1-2 Started 90 0 0 1 0 4 1 0 0
5/14/2011 CLB @ SJ W 0-3 Subbed On 8 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5/11/2011 SJ @ VAN T 1-1 Started 90 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4/30/2011 SJ @ PHI L 0-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4/23/2011 CHV @ SJ L 2-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4/16/2011 SJ @ NY L 0-3 Started 90 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
4/9/2011 TOR @ SJ T 1-1 Started 90 0 0 1 0 2 1 1 0
4/2/2011 SEA @ SJ T 2-2 Subbed On 20 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
3/26/2011 SJ @ DAL W 2-0 Subbed On 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
3/19/2011 RSL @ SJ L 1-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
10/23/2010 SJ @ KC L 1-4 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
10/20/2010 CHV @ SJ W 0-3 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
10/16/2010 HOU @ SJ L 1-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
10/9/2010 SJ @ DC W 2-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
10/2/2010 SJ @ CLB T 0-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9/29/2010 CHI @ SJ L 3-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9/25/2010 SJ @ TOR W 3-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9/15/2010 PHI @ SJ W 0-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9/11/2010 DAL @ SJ T 0-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9/5/2010 SJ @ HOU W 2-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8/28/2010 SJ @ NY L 0-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8/21/2010 LA @ SJ W 0-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8/14/2010 KC @ SJ W 0-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8/7/2010 SJ @ COL L 0-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7/31/2010 SEA @ SJ L 1-0 Started 90 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0
7/22/2010 SJ @ LA T 2-2 Started 90 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0
7/10/2010 SJ @ PHI W 2-1 Started 90 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
7/3/2010 DC @ SJ T 1-1 Started 90 1 0 1 1 2 0 0 0
6/25/2010 SJ @ RSL T 0-0 Started 90 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0
6/5/2010 SJ @ DAL L 0-2 Started 90 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
6/2/2010 CLB @ SJ T 2-2 Subbed On 14 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5/29/2010 TOR @ SJ L 3-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5/22/2010 SJ @ SEA W 1-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5/15/2010 SJ @ NE T 0-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5/8/2010 NY @ SJ W 0-4 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5/1/2010 COL @ SJ W 0-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4/24/2010 SJ @ CHV L 2-3 Started 90 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0
4/17/2010 NE @ SJ W 0-2 Started 90 1 0 2 2 0 0 0 0
4/10/2010 SJ @ CHI W 2-1 Started 90 1 0 1 1 2 0 0 0
3/27/2010 RSL @ SJ L 3-0 Started 90 0 0 1 0 2 1 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