Academy Teams

Daniel Apajee

14
Midfielder

Pronunciation: AP-uh-g
Position: Midfielder
Jersey No.: 14
Height: 5-9
Weight: 155 lbs.
Date of Birth: March 28, 1996
Place of Birth: Chicago, Ill.
Hometown: Cranston, R.I.
High School: La Salle Academy
Last Club: Blackwatch Premier
Status: Under-16 roster
Email: apajeedanny@gmail.com

2011-12: Made 29 appearances, including 18 starts, with the Under-16 team. Scored seven goals and added one assist. Had two multiple-goal games, netting a pair of goals against Met Oval (Nov. 19) and at Seacoast United (June 16). Had single-goal games against North Meck SC (Dec. 6), FC Westchester (June 2) and Dallas Texans (June 29). His goal against FC Westchester (June 2) proved to be the game-winner. Recorded one assist against South Central Premier (June 10). Made three appearances, including two starts, during the U.S. Soccer Development Academy Winter Showcase (Dec. 3-6) in Sarasota, Fla. Traveled to Johannesburg, South Africa, for the 2012 Future Champions Gauteng tournament (March 26-31). Made five appearances in South Africa, including four starts, and scored a goal against Aspire (March 30). Made three appearances, including two starts, at the Development Academy Playoffs (June 26-29) in Frisco, Texas.

2010-11: Made 23 appearances, including 11 starts, with the Under-16 team. Scored two goals. Made his Revolution debut in the season opener against FC Westchester (Nov. 20). Made three appearances during the U.S. Soccer Development Academy Winter Showcase (Dec. 3-6) in Phoenix, Ariz. Scored his first career goal for the Revs against Met Oval (March 26). Drew a penalty kick and scored a goal against Seacoast United (May 22). Made two appearances, including one start, during the Development Academy Playoffs (June 25-28) in Frisco, Texas. Made three appearances, including two starts, during Generation adidas Cup (July 25-31) in Frisco, Texas.

HIGH SCHOOL: Is a junior at La Salle Academy (Providence, R.I.) … played three seasons.

Before Revs: Won three consecutive R.I. State Championships and two FC Stars Cups during his four seasons as a member of Blackwatch Premier … also represented R.I. in the Regional Championships.

U.S. NATIONAL TEAM: Was called into U.S. National Team training camp as an Under-14 player in 2009 … participated in five U.S. Soccer Training Centers: Nov. 2009 (Conn.) as an Under-14 and June 2010 (Conn.), Sept. 2010 (N.H.), Nov. 2010 (Conn.) and Jan. 2011 (Mass.) as an Under-15.

Personal: Daniel Apajee … is the son of Deven and Dawn Apajee … has one sister, Jessica (13) … names Theo Walcott, Lionel Messi and Cesc Fabregas among his favorite soccer players … supports Arsenal and Barcelona … also follows the L.A. Lakers … enjoys playing videogames and basketball, and spending time with friends … his father, Deven, is an assistant coach with the Revolution Under-18 squad and heads the club’s commercial training program.