Newspaper article The Canadian Press

Whitecaps Midfielder Jacobson Retires Following 10-Year Playing Career

Newspaper article The Canadian Press

Whitecaps Midfielder Jacobson Retires Following 10-Year Playing Career

Article excerpt

Whitecaps Jacobson retires after 10 years

--

Vancouver Whitecaps midfielder Andrew Jacobson announced his retirement Wednesday after a 10-year professional playing career.

Jacobson had 10 goals and 11 assists in 220 MLS appearances over nine seasons with D.C. United, the Philadelphia Union, FC Dallas, New York City FC and Vancouver.

"Deciding to call time on a 10-year career which has taken me to four countries and introduced me to countless people from all backgrounds and origins, while giving me the opportunity to play the game I love, was a hard decision to make," Jacobson said. "My gratitude goes out to the supporters around the world of the teams I have both played for and those I have not."

Jacobson joined Vancouver in 2016 and started 43 of his 56 appearances for the club in all competitions. …

Search by... Author
Show... All Results Primary Sources Peer-reviewed

Oops!

An unknown error has occurred. Please click the button below to reload the page. If the problem persists, please try again in a little while.