Maximiliano Urruti

Maximiliano Urruti
37
Forward
  • Portland Timbers
  • 6'
  • 165 lbs.
  • 02-22-1991
  • Rosario, Argentina

Urruti played his first three professional seasons with top-flight Argentine club Newell’s Old Boys from 2010-13, after coming up through the club’s youth system. He made 56 appearances and scored 12 goals with Newell’s Old Boys in Argentina’s Primera División, and also made six appearances for the club in Copa Libertadores play. Urruti arrived in MLS on Aug. 16, 2013, joining Toronto FC.

Acquired: Via trade Sept. 9, 2013, from Toronto FC along with an international slot through the 2013 MLS season in exchange for forward Bright Dike, Portland’s lowest first-round pick in the 2015 MLS SuperDraft and allocation.

2014: Played in each of the first six matches of the regular season ... Notched his first goal of the season and attempted a team-leading five shots in a 4-4 draw against Seattle on April 5 at Providence Park ... His bending goal in the 57th minute was nominted for MLS Goal of the Week for Week 5 ... Went the full 90 against FC Dallas on March 29, initiating the play that led to an own goal in a 2-1 loss ... Played 25 minutes as a sub in a road loss to Colorado on March 22 ... Logged 61 minutes and took two shots in a 1-1 draw against Chicago on March 16 ... Started, played 73 minutes and recorded two shots in the club’s season-opener against Philadelphia in March 8.

2013: Played in two games during the club's run in the 2013 MLS Cup Playoffs, logging 84 minutes in a pair of substitute appearances ... Started four straight matches Sept. 20-Oct. 13 ... In his second start, scored his first MLS goal - the game-winner - in a 1-0 win over the LA Galaxy at JELD-WEN Field ... His goal was a nominee for MLS Goal of the Week for Week 31 and he also was nominated for FutbolMLS.com's Latino de la Jornada for Week 31 ... Started his first match with the Timbers on Sept. 20, contributing to a 1-0 win over the Colorado Rapids at JELD-WEN Field ... Made his Timbers debut Sept. 14 as a second-half sub in a 1-1 road draw against Chivas USA ... Played one game with the Timbers Reserves, starting and playing 72 minutes against the Chivas USA Reserves on Sept. 15 ... Was acquired by Toronto FC on Aug. 16 from Newell’s Old Boys … Made his MLS debut Aug. 17 as a second-half sub against Columbus … Made a second appearance for Toronto FC as a 78th-minute sub Aug. 30 against New England.

2012-13: Played in 28 matches for Newell’s Old Boys in Argentina’s Primera División, scoring five goals … Played in 10 straight matches Sept. 16-Nov. 24, 2012, helping the club to a second-place finish in the Torneo Inicial campaign … Helped the club to a first-place finish in the Torneo Final with a 12-5-2 record and win the championship … Appeared in 15 games (6 starts) during the Torneo Final, scoring in three straight league appearances May 26-June 16, aiding in victories over Boca Juniors, Unión and Atlético Rafaela … Made six appearances during the 2013 Copa Libertadores as Newell’s Old Boys reached the semifinal.

2011-12: Made a career-high 24 starts in his 26 appearances during his second professional season with Newell’s Old Boys, recording a career-best seven goals … Tallied his first professional goal Oct. 29, 2011, in the 49th minute of a 2-2 draw against Olimpo de Bahía Blanca … Played in 17 games and scored six goals during the Clausura campaign, helping Newell’s Old Boys to a sixth-place finish in the Primera División table … Notched goals in back-to-back games Feb. 11-18, 2012, tallying the game-winning goal in a 1-0 victory over Argentinos Juniors on Feb. 18 … Scored in consecutive games April 1-8, 2012, including an 89th-minute equalizer in a 1-1 draw April 8 against Godoy Cruz de Mendoza.

2010-11: Signed to Newell’s Old Boys after spending time in the club’s youth system … Made his professional debut May 14, 2011, starting and playing 70 minutes against Racing Club … Appeared in two league games during the Clausura campaign.

Career Statistics (Regular Season)

Year Club GP GS G MIN A SHT SOG FC OFF Y R
2014 Portland Timbers 7 6 1 513 0 17 4 10 13 0 0
2013 Portland Timbers 5 4 1 314 0 6 2 8 5 1 0
2013 Toronto FC 2 0 0 37 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Career Totals 14 10 2 864 0 23 6 18 18 1 0

2014 Season Statistics

Competition Club GP GS G MIN A SHT SOG FC OFF Y R
MLS Regular Season Portland Timbers 7 6 1 513 0 17 4 10 13 0 0

2013 Season Statistics

Competition Club GP GS G MIN A SHT SOG FC OFF Y R
MLS Playoffs Portland Timbers 2 0 0 84 0 2 1 0 2 0 0
MLS Regular Season Portland Timbers 5 4 1 314 0 6 2 8 5 1 0
MLS Regular Season Toronto FC 2 0 0 37 0 0 0 0 0 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

Regular Season Game Log

Date Match Result Appearance MINS G A SHT SOG FC FS Y R
4/19/2014 POR @ RSL L 0-1 Started 90 0 0 2 1 0 1 0 0
4/12/2014 CHV @ POR T 1-1 Started 90 0 0 1 1 1 2 0 0
4/5/2014 SEA @ POR T 4-4 Started 84 1 0 5 1 6 2 0 0
3/29/2014 POR @ DAL L 1-2 Started 90 0 0 3 0 2 3 0 0
3/22/2014 POR @ COL L 0-2 Subbed On 25 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 0
3/16/2014 CHI @ POR T 1-1 Started 61 0 0 2 0 1 3 0 0
3/8/2014 PHI @ POR T 1-1 Started 73 0 0 2 0 0 2 0 0
10/26/2013 POR @ CHV W 5-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
10/19/2013 RSL @ POR T 0-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
10/13/2013 SEA @ POR W 0-1 Started 84 0 0 1 0 1 1 0 0
10/6/2013 POR @ VAN T 2-2 Started 78 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0
9/29/2013 LA @ POR W 0-1 Started 73 1 0 1 1 1 0 0 0
9/20/2013 COL @ POR W 0-1 Started 61 0 0 3 1 4 2 1 0
9/14/2013 POR @ CHV T 1-1 Subbed On 18 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0
9/7/2013 TOR @ POR L 0-4 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8/30/2013 NE @ TOR T 1-1 Subbed On 12 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8/24/2013 TOR @ DC T 1-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8/17/2013 TOR @ CLB L 0-2 Subbed On 25 0 0 0 0 0 2 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