Fanendo Adi

Fanendo Adi
9
Forward
  • Portland Timbers
  • 6' 4"
  • 185 lbs.
  • 10-10-1990
  • Lagos, Nigeria

Adi, 23, appeared in nine league matches (6 starts) for FC Copenhagen during the 2013-14 Danish Super Ligaen season, scoring three goals, including a tally in his debut for the club in a 1-1 draw against FC Vestsjælland on Aug. 25, 2013. The 6-foot-4 forward also featured in three group-stage matches during the 2013-14 UEFA Champions League tournament, earning a start in a 1-1 draw against Italian club Juventus and making substitute appearances against Real Madrid and Turkish club Galatasaray.

Prior to joining FC Copenhagen, Adi played for Slovakian second-division side AS Trenčín from 2009-11, registering 18 league goals in 41 matches. He tallied 11 goals during the 2010-11 season, helping AS Trenčín gain promotion to the first division before signing with Ukrainian club Metalurh Donetsk for the remainder of the 2010-11 Ukrainian first-division season. 

Adi rejoined AS Trenčín for the 2012-13 season, appearing in 16 matches and scoring three goals. Starting the 2013-14 campaign with the Slovakian side, Adi tallied seven goals in just three league matches, including a pair of hat-tricks. In two separate stints with the club, Adi recorded 27 goals in 60 league matches.

Playing in the 2013-14 Europa League tournament, Adi tallied a brace to lead AS Trenčín to a 2-1 win against Swedish side IFK Göteborg in the deciding second-leg match of the second qualifying round. He registered another goal in the second leg of the third qualifying round as AS Trenčín played to a 2-2 draw with Romanian club Astra Giurgiu, falling 5-3 on aggregate.

Adi will occupy an international slot on the Timbers roster.

2014: Netted a goal as a second-half sub in a 6-0 win over Alpha United FC in CONCACAF Champions League play on Sept. 23 ... Registered his Timbers MLS-club record fourth brace of the season in a 3-0 win against Vancouver on Sept. 20 ... Logged nine minutes as a sub in a 4-2 win over C.D. Olimpia in CONCACAF Champions League play on Sept. 16 ... Recorded an assist in a 2-2 draw at Colorado on Sept. 13 ... Started and played 68 minutes at Vancouver on Aug. 30 ... Tallied his third brace of the season, scoring twice in a 4-2 loss against Seattle Aug. 24 ... Netted a goal in a 4-1 win over Alpha United FC in CONCACAF Champions League play Aug. 19 ... Tallied an assist Aug. 9 against Chivas USA ... Started and played 72 minutes July 27 at Montreal ... Logged 90 minutes July 13 against Seattle ... Attempted four shots in a 3-1 loss at Seattle in the U.S. Open Cup July 9 ... Was named the NASR MLS Player of the Week (Week 14) after recording a brace on June 7 at Real Salt Lake, becoming the first Timbers player to register a brace twice in a single season ... Recorded his second assist of the season, juggling a pass before laying it off for Will Johnson in a 4-3 loss against Vancouver June 1 ... Tallied a brace on May 28 against Chivas USA in his first career MLS start, becoming the 10th Timbers MLS player to score two goals in a match ... Registered the game-tying assist in his Timbers MLS debut on May 17, a 3-3 draw with Columbus.
 

2013: Appeared in nine league matches (6 starts) for FC Copenhagen during the 2013-14 Dutch Super Ligaen season, scoring three goals, including a tally on his debut for the club in a 1-1 draw with FC Vestsjælland on Aug. 25, 2013 ... Featured in three group-stage matches during the 2013-14 UEFA Champions League tournament, earning a start in a 1-1 draw against Italian club Juventus and making substitute appearances against Spanish club Real Madrid and Turkish club Galatasaray ... Tallied seven goals in just three league matches for Slovakian side AS Trencin, including a pair of hat-tricks ... Playing in the 2013-14 Europa League tournament, Adi tallied a brace to lead AS Trencin to a 2-1 win against Swedish side IFK Göteborg in the deciding second-leg match of the second qualifying round.

Career Statistics (Regular Season)

Year Club GP GS G MIN A SHT SOG FC OFF Y R
2014 Portland Timbers 20 14 9 1193 4 47 21 15 18 1 0
Career Totals 20 14 9 1193 4 47 21 15 18 1 0

2014 Season Statistics

Competition Club GP GS G MIN A SHT SOG FC OFF Y R
MLS Regular Season Portland Timbers 20 14 9 1193 4 47 21 15 18 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
9/27/2014 POR @ TOR L 2-3 Started 72 1 0 2 1 0 1 0 0
9/20/2014 VAN @ POR W 0-3 Started 72 2 0 3 2 2 2 0 0
9/13/2014 POR @ COL T 2-2 Started 68 0 1 2 0 0 4 0 0
9/7/2014 SJ @ POR T 3-3 Started 71 0 0 6 2 1 1 0 0
8/30/2014 POR @ VAN W 3-0 Started 68 0 0 2 0 0 2 0 0
8/24/2014 SEA @ POR L 4-2 Subbed On 19 2 0 2 2 0 1 0 0
8/16/2014 POR @ NE T 1-1 Started 60 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0
8/9/2014 CHV @ POR W 0-2 Started 68 0 1 1 0 1 2 0 0
8/2/2014 POR @ LA L 1-3 Subbed On 30 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7/27/2014 POR @ MTL W 3-2 Subbed On 18 0 0 2 0 1 0 0 0
7/18/2014 COL @ POR W 1-2 Started 61 0 0 2 2 2 1 0 0
7/13/2014 POR @ SEA L 0-2 Started 90 0 0 1 0 2 2 0 0
7/4/2014 POR @ LA T 2-2 Started 90 0 0 3 1 0 2 0 0
6/27/2014 KC @ POR L 1-0 Started 90 0 0 4 0 1 2 0 0
6/11/2014 DAL @ POR T 2-2 Started 90 0 0 7 3 1 7 1 0
6/7/2014 POR @ RSL W 3-1 Started 90 2 0 3 3 1 1 0 0
6/1/2014 VAN @ POR L 4-3 Subbed On 33 0 1 3 2 0 1 0 0
5/28/2014 POR @ CHV W 2-0 Started 90 2 0 4 3 2 4 0 0
5/24/2014 POR @ NY W 2-1 Subbed On 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5/17/2014 CLB @ POR T 3-3 Subbed On 7 0 1 0 0 0 1 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