Scott Caldwell

Scott Caldwell
Scott Caldwell
Scott Caldwell
New England Revolution
Midfielder
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Real Name: Scott Caldwell
HT: 5' 8" WT: 150
Age: 25 (03/15/1991)
Birthplace: Braintree, Mass
Hometown: Braintree, Mass.

AT A GLANCE:

  • Played in at least 25 games in each of his first three seasons with the club from 2013-15.
  • Joined the Revolution prior to the 2013 season as the second Homegrown Player in club history.
  • Was voted 2015 Santander Team MVP by Revolution fans and named Players’ Player of the Year by his teammates.
  • Named Most Outstanding Player at the 2010 College Cup, leading the University of Akron to the NCAA Division I National Championship.
  • Has recorded caps with the Under-14, Under-15, Under-17, and Under-18 U.S. national teams.

MLS CAREER: A key part of the Revolution midfield since joining the club as the second Homegrown Player signing in club history prior to the 2013 season…Through June 2016, has played in 104 games, with 83 starts, and recorded two goals, 11 assists, 27 shots, and seven shots on goal…In postseason play, has logged two assists in eight appearances, with six starts…Through first four months of 2016, made 15 appearances, including 14 starts, and recorded two assists...Started 32-of-34 regular season games in 2015, scoring two goals and adding five assists…Named Santander Most Valuable Player by fans and the Players’ Player of the Year by his teammates…Made 26 regular season appearances, including 14 starts, in 2014, and recorded two assists…Helped the Revs win the Eastern Conference Championship and return to MLS Cup for the first time since 2007…Logged 29 appearances and started 23 games as a first-year MLS player in 2013…Registered two assists.

2016: Through the month of June, played in all but one of the Revolution’s games and started 14…Leads the team and ranks third among all MLS players with 86.64 percent passing accuracy (min. 600 passes)…Leads all MLS players in passing accuracy into the final third at 83.64 percent (min. 100 passes)…(3/6) at HOU: Made first and only substitute appearance of the season, playing 44 minutes…(3/12) vs. DC: Made first start of the 2016 campaign and played the full 90 minutes…(4/1) vs. NY: Recorded secondary assist on Diego Fagundez’s game-winning goal in the 55th minute…(4/17) at ORL: Made 75th career MLS start…(5/14) vs. CHI: Made 100th career appearance and assisted Lee Nguyen’s game-winning goal in 2-0 win.

2015: Appeared in all 34 of the club’s regular season games, including 32 starts, and scored two goals…Marked third consecutive season with at least 25 starts in regular season play…Posted a career-high two goals and five assists, the latter tying for fourth among Revolution players…Played a team-high 2,882 minutes…Team posted a 14-7-8 record in all competitions…Selected by Revolution fans as the club’s 2015 Santander Most Valuable Player…Chosen by teammates as Players’ Player of the Year…Voted as Santander Man of the Month by Revolution fans for both May and July…Registered assists in three consecutive games from April 25 to May 8, a streak in which the Revs posted a 2-0-1 mark…Made MLS Team of the Week for MLS Weeks 15 and 27…Made one appearance in the U.S. Open Cup, coming off the bench in the Fourth Round loss to Charlotte…(4/25) vs. RSL:  Started and scored first career goal in a 4-0 home win…(5/20) at SKC: Started and scored one goal in the 4-2 defeat…(10/28) at DC: Started in central midfield, playing 87 minutes in the Revs’ 2-1 loss in the Eastern Conference Knockout Round.

2014: Appeared in 26 games, starting 14 times, and recorded two assists…Started the first two games of the season, then did not return to the starting XI until July 19…Recorded seven straight starts from July 19 to Aug. 30, playing 90 minutes in each match…Revs went 3-3-1 during that stretch…Helped Revolution to a 9-1-2 record in games when coming on as a substitute, and 9-0-1 in games when coming on while the team was either ahead or tied…Started all five postseason games, registering two assists, as the team reached MLS Cup…Started all three of New England’s U.S. Open Cup games…(3/29) at SJ: Recorded game-winning assist, setting up Lee Nguyen’s game-winning goal in second-half stoppage time…(10/11) at MTL: Recorded an assist, setting up Nguyen’s game-tying goal…Postseason: (11/1) at CLB: Notched first career postseason assist on Charlie Davies’ 78th minute goal against Columbus in the first leg of the Eastern Conference Semifinal Series…(11/29) vs. NY: Registered an assist on Charlie Davies’ 70th minute game-winning goal in the Eastern Conference Championship, earning the Revs a spot in MLS Cup.

2013: Signed with the Revolution as the club’s second Homegrown Player on Dec. 21, 2012…Appeared in 29 regular season games, including 23 starts, and recorded two assists…Started 20 of  Revs’ final 23 games, helping the club return to the postseason for the first time since 2009…Made two appearances in the U.S. Open Cup, including one start…(3/16) at PHI: Made MLS debut, starting and playing 90 minutes in central midfield…(6/29) at CHV: Recorded first career assist, setting up Chad Barrett’s game-tying goal…(8/25) vs. PHI: Registered an assist on a Diego Fagundez goal in a 5-1 Revolution victory…Postseason: (11/2) vs. SKC: Made a substitute appearance in the first leg of the Eastern Conference Semifinal Series…(11/6) at SKC: Made a substitute appearance in the second leg of the Eastern Conference Semifinal Series.

NATIONAL TEAM (UNITED STATES): Played for the U.S. Under-14, Under-15, Under-17, and Under-18 national teams…Was a member of the U.S. Under-17 Residency Program in Bradenton, Fla., for the 2006-07 and 2007-08 academic years…Represented the U.S. as a member of the U-18 team at the Australian Youth Olympic Festival in January 2009.

COLLEGE (AKRON): Two-time National Soccer Coaches Association of America All-American and an academic All-American at Akron…Named to NSCAA All-American Third Team as a junior in 2011 and the First Team as a senior in 2012…Appeared in 88 games with the Zips, starting 66 times, and scored 20 goals with 22 assists…Helped Akron reach the NCAA Tournament four times…Named the Most Outstanding Player at the 2010 College Cup, scoring the only goal of the Zips 1-0 win over Louisville in the College Cup Final… Five goals in 2011 were all scored in postseason play, either in the MAC Tournament or the NCAA Tournament…Named a captain for junior and senior seasons…Had a career-best nine goals as a senior while adding 10 assists…Named the 2012 Mid-America Conference Player of the Year, a Hermann Trophy semifinalist, and a finalist for the Senior CLASS Award…Had six goals and a career-best 11 assists for the defending national champions in 2011…Appeared in 19 games, converting penalty attempt in College Cup shootouts against North Carolina and Virginia in 2009.

REVOLUTION ACADEMY: Played one season with the Revolution Academy Under-18 team upon its launch in 2008-09…Served as team captain in the Under-18s’ inaugural campaign…Helped the U-18s earn their first win at a U.S. Soccer Development Academy Showcase, scoring three goals in 19 minutes in a 6-1 win over North Meck SC (Cornelius, N.C.) on May 25, 2009.

PERSONAL: Graduated from the Edison Academic Center while participating in the U.S. Soccer Residency Program in Bradenton, Fla. …Comes from a family of soccer players…Father, Larry, played for the Hartford Bicentennials of the NASL…Older brother, Keith, played four years at Brown University and was drafted by the Colorado Rapids in the third round of the 2006 MLS Supplemental Draft…Older sister, Andrea, played four years at Simmons College…Older sister, Amy, played for Boston College and the U.S. Girls’ Under-16 National Team.


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Stats

MLS
Career Statistics (Regular Season)
YearClubGPGSGMINSASHTSSOGFCOFFYR
2016New England Revolution24230192422027050
2015New England Revolution343222882514542030
2014New England Revolution26140155326129060
2013New England Revolution29230217426135120
Career Totals-1139228533112871331160
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