Ramiro Corrales

Ramiro Corrales
Ramiro Corrales
San Jose Earthquakes
Defender
12
Real Name: Ramiro Corrales
HT: 6' 0" WT: 180
Age: 39 (03/11/1977)
Birthplace: Los Angeles, CA
Hometown: Salinas, CA

2012: MLS: Played 90 minutes vs. NE on 3/10 … Played 90 minutes vs. HOU on 3/17, marking the 200th start of his San Jose career … Played 90 minutes at TFC on 3/24 … Started and played the first half at SEA on 3/31 before having to leave through injury (R – ankle sprain) … Played 90 minutes vs. VAN on 4/7, assisting on both the game-tying and game-winning goals in the second half of the 3-1 come-from-behind win for the fourth multi-assist game of his MLS career … Started and played 80 minutes at NY on 4/14 before having to leave with an apparent injury … DNP vs. RSL on 4/21 and at PHI on 4/28 (R calf strain) … Returned to his left back position and played 83 minutes vs. DC on 5/2 … Played 90 minutes at VAN on 5/5, vs. CHV on 5/13 and vs. CLB on 5/19 … DNP at LA on 5/23 … Started and played full 90 minutes, had the assist on Simon Dawkins goal in the 72nd at SKC on 5/27 … DNP at COL on 6/20 … Started and played 90 minutes at RSL on 6/23, assisting on Alan Gordon’s opener in the 75th … Started and played 90 minutes vs. LA on 6/30, assisting on Chris Wondolowski’s game-winning goal in the 61st minute … DNP at POR on 7/3 due to yellow card accumulation suspension … Started and played 80 minutes at FCD before being ejected for receiving his second yellow card … DNP on 7/14 vs. RSL due to red card suspension ... Came on as a substitute in the 89th minute for Shea Salinas vs. FCD on 7/18 … DNP at VAN on 7/22, vs. CHI on 7/28, vs. SEA on 8/11, at MTL on 8/18 …Started and played 90 minutes vs. COL on 8/25 with two assists … Started and played 90 minutes vs. CHV on 9/2, scoring  two goals in the 71st and 81st minutes respectively, which helped San Jose tie and break the record for goals scored in a single season …Came on as a substitute in the 85th minute at CHV on 9/15 … Started and played 90 minutes vs. POR on 9/19 …Came on as a substitute in the 60th minute at SEA on 9/22 … Started and played 73 minutes vs. LA on 10/21 … DNP at POR on 10/27 …Reserves: Started and played 80 minutes vs. SEA on 8/12, scoring his first career Reserve League goal in the 66th minute … MLS Cup Playoffs: Started and played 69 minutes on 11/4 at LA in the first leg of the Western Conference Semifinals …Open Cup: Started and played full 90 minutes vs. MIN on 6/6 … Exhibition: Started and played 90 minutes vs. SC on 7/31.

2011: MLS: Set the club’s all-time record for games started with 198 … Club leader in appearances with 216 and minutes played with 17,651 … Played in the 250th game of his career on 4/23 … Started and played 66 minutes vs. RSL on 3/19 … Started and played 89 minutes at DAL on 3/26 … Played 90 minutes and set the new Quakes all-time record for career starts, surpassing former goalkeeper Joe Cannon vs. SEA on 4/2 … Started, played 85 minutes and received a yellow card vs. TFC on 4/9 … Started and played 76 minutes at NY on 4/16 … Played 90 minutes and set a new Quakes record for career minutes played vs. CHV on 4/23 … Corrales also passed the 20,000 career minutes played mark and also picked up first assist of the season against CHV on 4/23 … Played 90 minutes at VAN on 5/11 … Started, played 87 minutes and scored his first goal and notched his first assist at CHI on 5/28 … Started and played 90 minutes vs. HOU on 6/4 … Played 90 minutes at DC on 6/11, at KC on 6/17 and vs. LA on 6/25 … Played in 200th career match for San Jose vs. NY on 7/2 … He is the first player to reach 200 games played with San Jose … Played 90 minutes at CHV on 7/6, vs. PHI on 7/9, at CLB on 7/16, vs. VAN on 7/20, vs. DC on 7/30, vs. POR on 8/6, vs. COL on 8/13, at LA on 8/20, and at TFC on 8/27 … Played 90 minutes vs. CHI on 9/10 and scored a goal in the 69th minute … Played 90 minutes at HOU on 9/17, at POR on 9/21, at COL on 9/24 and vs. SKC on 10/1 … Started and played 79 minutes at NE on 10/8 … DNP at SEA on 10/15 due to ankle injury … Played 90 minutes vs. FCD on 10/22 … Exhibition: Came on as a substitute in 61st minute vs. West Brom on 7/12 … Open Cup Qualifying: Played 120 minutes and received a yellow card at POR on 5/3 … Played 120 minutes vs. CHI on 5/24.

2010: MLS: Captained San Jose … Made 20 appearances, started 18 matches … Scored one goal and posted two assists … Made 2010 debut and played 90 minutes vs. RSL on 3/27 … Played 90 minutes at CHI on 4/10, vs. NE on 4/17 and at CHV on 4/24 … Started and played 84 minutes vs. COL on 5/1 and notched an assist … Played 90 minutes vs. NY on 5/8 and notched an assist … Played 90 minutes at NE on 5/15 … Started and played 89 minutes at SEA on 5/22 … Played 90 minutes vs. TOR on 5/29 and scored a goal … Played 90 minutes vs. CLB on 6/2, at FCD on 6/5, at RSL on 6/25, vs. DC on 7/3, at PHI on 7/10, at LA on 7/22, and vs. SEA on 7/31 … Started and played 80 minutes at COL on 8/7 … DNP vs. KC on 8/14 through 10/9 due to left knee sprain … Came on as a substitute in the 61st minute vs. HOU on 10/16 … Played 90 minutes vs. CHV on 10/20 … Came on as a substitute in the 45th minute at KC on 10/23 … Exhibition: Came on as a substitute in the 72nd minute vs. CHV on 6/12 and converted his penalty during the shootout in the Sacramento Cup … Started and played 77 minutes vs. Tottenham Hotspur on 7/17 … Open Cup: Played 120 minutes vs. RSL on 4/14 and notched an assist … MLS Cup Playoffs: Played 90 minutes vs. NY on 10/30 … Started and played 45 minutes at NY on 11/4 and left due to hamstring sprain … DNP at COL on 11/13 due to hamstring strain.

2009: MLS: Started 24 games … Made 2009 debut vs. NE on 3/21 and played 90 minutes … Played 90 minutes vs. HOU on 3/28 and received a yellow card … Played 90 minutes vs. CHI on 4/11 and vs. LA on 4/18 … Played 45 minutes at SEA on 4/25, leaving at halftime with left ankle sprain … Played 90 minutes at NY on 5/8 and notched an assist … Received yellow card at CLB on 5/27 and vs. RSL on 5/30 … DNP at DAL 6/7 due to yellow card accumulation … Started at left back, but left game with right ankle sprain at RSL on 7/3 … DNP  vs. TFC on 7/11, at CHI on 7/18, vs. DC on 7/25 or vs. SEA on 8/2 due to right ankle sprain … Returned to Quakes starting 11 vs. KC on 8/22 and notched his second assist of 2009 … Played 90 minutes at NE on 8/29 and notched an assist … Tied Richard Mulrooney for Quakes all-time appearances with 163 vs. NY on 10/3 … Became team’s all-time leader in appearances vs. DAL on 10/7, making his 164th appearance for San Jose … Exhibition: Played 90 minutes vs. CD Aguila on 9/8.

2008: MLS: Started 22 games … Scored two goals and notched two assists … Made first MLS appearance since 2004 at LA on 4/3 … Played 90 minutes vs. CLB on 5/10 and scored a goal … Eclipsed 10,000 minutes played in Earthquakes history at NE on 5/17 … Started and played 14 minutes at CHV on 8/23 before leaving game with left knee MCL sprain … Sat out eight games with MCL sprain … Played 90 minutes vs. TFC on 10/25 … Exhibition: Played 45 minutes against Honduras Olympic Team on 7/15 … Open Cup: Started and played 45 minutes at RSL on 4/30 … Reserves: Entered as a second half sub at CHV on 10/21.

Other Professional Experience: 2005-07: Played three seasons in Norway, appearing in 57 games and scoring three goals with Ham-Kam and SK Brann … Signed with Norwegian club Hamarkameratene (Ham-Kam) in 2005 … Played most of the 2005 season at left back for Ham-Kam … Named team MVP of Ham-Kam in 2006 by local newspaper and the team’s supporter’s club … Moved to SK Brann in 2007 and helped team win its first league title in 44 years.

2004: MLS: Scored three goals and notched one assist in 29 games to help Quakes earn playoff berth … Started and played 73 minutes vs. CHI on 4/10 and received a red card … Open Cup: Started and played 70 minutes at POR on 7/14 and scored a goal in the 55th minute … Played 109 minutes and was ejected for second yellow card at Minnesota Thunder on 8/4 … MLS Cup Playoffs: Played 90 minutes vs. KC on 10/24 … Started at KC on 10/30 … CONCACAF Champions Cup: Played 90 minutes at LDA on 3/17 … Played 90 minutes vs. LDA on 3/24.

2003: MLS: Scored one goal and had two assists in 25 games … Scored game-winning goal vs. DC on 8/24 … Notched two assists at KC on 9/20 … CONCACAF Champions Cup: Played 90 minutes at CSD Municipal on 3/16 … Played 90 minutes vs. CSD Municipal on 3/26 … Open Cup: Played 90 minutes at Seattle on 8/5 … MLS Cup Playoffs: Strained right hamstring at LA on 11/1, subbed out in 72nd minute … DNP vs. LA on 11/9, vs. KC on 11/14, or vs. CHI on 11/23 in MLS Cup due to right hamstring strain.

2002: MLS: Led the Quakes in assists with nine and scored three goals … Appeared in every regular-season game, racking up 2,354 minutes … Named the MLS Player of the Week on 8/26 for his career-high four-point performance of one goal and two assists vs. DAL on 8/21 … Recorded two game-winning goals vs. CLB on 5/4 and vs. KC on 6/29 … Open Cup: Recorded an assist at SEA on 7/17 … Played full 101 minutes vs. LA on 8/7 … CONCACAF Champions Cup: Entered as substitute vs. Olimpia on 3/13 at Orange Bowl and on 3/16 at Sheldon Stadium … Played 90 minutes at Pachuca on 4/17 … Registered a goal vs. Pachuca on 4/24 … MLS Cup Playoffs: Started and played 90 minutes vs. CLB on 9/25 and at CLB  on 9/28.

2001: MLS: Returned to San Jose and played in 14 games, starting 11 … Scored one goal and notched one assist … Made first start of season and scored first goal vs. MIA on 7/4 … Registered an assist at NE on 8/8 … MLS Cup Playoffs: Played in all six matches in playoffs to help team to MLS Cup … Started and played all 96 minutes in MLS Cup vs. LA on 10/21 at Crew Stadium.

2000: MLS: Split the season between the MetroStars and the U.S. Olympic Team to play in qualifiers and the Olympics in Sydney, Australia, in September … Started 15 of the 22 MLS games he played … Recorded two assists.

1999: MLS: Started 31 games … Notched two assists … Spent part of his off-season training with the U.S. U-23 National Team.

1998: MLS: Drafted by the Miami Fusion in the eighth round of the MLS Expansion Draft … Appeared in three games and had one assist … Named to Soccer America’s Team of the Week for June 14 … Trained with the U.S. National Team prior to the 1998 FIFA World Cup in France.

1997: MLS: Started 11 of 14 games for San Jose.

1996: MLS: Started 5 of 11 games … Notched one goal and one assist … Made MLS debut at LA on 4/28 … Notched first career assist at DAL on 6/8 … Netted first career goal on a free kick vs. TB on 9/18 … Scored goal against Quan Xing on tour of China in 3-0 win.

International: Earned six caps for the U.S. Men’s National Team … Made two appearances for the U.S. MNT in 2008, starting at left back vs. Sweden on 1/19 at The Home Depot Center in Carson, Calif., and vs. Mexico on 2/6 in Houston, Texas … Made appearances on 10/16 in 1996 at Peru, on 1/29 and 2/1 in 1997 at China and on 11/17 in 2004 vs. Jamaica … Logged most minutes for U-23 national team in 1998 and scored two goals … Started all four matches for Olympic team in qualifying in Hershey, Penn., in April of 2000 … Appeared in two matches at the 2000 Sydney Olympics, where he helped the U.S. reach the semifinals … Played for the U-20 national team at the 1997 FIFA World Youth Championship in Malaysia … Appeared in all 11 games in 2000 for the U-23s and tallied two assists … Appeared in 15 overall U-20 games in 1997.

Personal: Entered the 1996 MLS Draft … Trained with famed Belgian team RSC Anderlecht in 1997 … Attended North Salinas High School … Family is from Culiacan, Sinaloa, in Mexico … Lived in Mexico from age 7-15 … Has two sisters, Maribel and Graciela … Was able to play against his favorite Mexican team, Club America, in an international friendly on Sept. 18, 2002, and was designated captain in that game by Frank Yallop … Youngest player to appear in an MLS game during the 1996 season.


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Stats

MLS
Career Statistics (Regular Season)
YearClubGPGSGMINSASHTSSOGFCOFFYR
2013San Jose Earthquakes12110870214213130
2012San Jose Earthquakes221921667720621171
2011San Jose Earthquakes292922552229428370
2010San Jose Earthquakes201811677212417240
2009San Jose Earthquakes242402066315529270
2008San Jose Earthquakes222221895229729150
2004San Jose Earthquakes2928324741421235141
2003San Jose Earthquakes2524120802391445062
2002San Jose Earthquakes2826323549381659260
2001San Jose Earthquakes1411110581171032051
2000MetroStars22150146027224351
1999MetroStars313102659220528141
1998MetroStars3202111113000
1998Miami Fusion110900111000
1997San Jose Clash141101033010421020
1996San Jose Clash11514611439010
Career Totals-3072771624607372989639417667
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