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Matthew Morana


Pronunciation: mohr-AN-ah
Position: Defender
Jersey No.: 3
Height: 5-7
Weight: 145 lbs.
Date of Birth: February 24, 1997
Place of Birth: Worcester, Mass.
Hometown: Shrewsbury, Mass.
High School: Shrewsbury High School
Last Club: New England Futbol Clubb
Status: Under-16 roster

HIGH SCHOOL: Is a sophomore at Shrewsbury High School (Shrewsbury, Mass.) where he played one season on the boy’s soccer team before joining the Revolution’s program.

BEFORE REVS: Most recently played with NEFC, serving as captain … won two state championships and advance to the State Cup finals a third year … also spent two seasons as a member of FC Puma, serving as captain and winning a U12 state championship.

U.S. NATIONAL TEAM: Participated in five U.S. Soccer Training Centers: Sept. 2010 (N.H.), Nov. 2010 (Conn.), Jan. 2011 (Mass.), June 2011 (Mass.) and Nov. 2012 (Mass.).

PERSONAL: Matthew Morana … is the son of David and Shari Morana … has one sister, Jessica (17) … lists Wayne Rooney, Patrice Evra, Robin Van Persie, and Xavi among his favorite professional soccer players … supports Manchester United, Inter Milan and FC Barcelona … also follows all Boston sports teams … enjoys playing basketball, spending time with friend and family, and listening to music … also played baseball while growing up.