Today's Omar Gonzalez Talking Points
Omar Alejandro Gonzalez (born October 11, 1988) is an American soccer player who plays for Pachuca in Liga MX and the US Men's National Team.
A college soccer player for the Maryland Terrapins, he joined the LA Galaxy in the 2009 MLS SuperDraft, and went on to play 180 regular season games for them, winning the MLS Cup in 2011, 2013 and 2014. He was named the MLS Rookie of the Year in 2009 and the MLS Defender of the Year in 2011.
A full international since 2010, he represented the United States at the 2014 FIFA World Cup and two CONCACAF Gold Cups, winning the 2013 edition.Close