Matt Turner

Matt Turner
Matt Turner
Matt Turner
Goalkeeper
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Real Name: Matt Turner
HT: 6' 3" WT: 195
Age: 23 (06/24/1994)
Birthplace: Park Ridge, N.J., USA
Hometown: Park Ridge, N.J.

Updated April 10, 2018

AT A GLANCE:

  • Owns a 3-1-1 record and two shutouts through five career MLS starts, all in 2018.
  • Made 27 starts and recorded seven shutouts while on short-term loans with USL’s Richmond Kickers.
  • Led Richmond goalkeepers in games started with 20 in 2017.
  • Posted 20 shutouts over final two seasons at Fairfield University and named Fairfield’s Male Athlete of the Year as a junior.
  • Led the nation in save percentage (89 percent) and shutout percentage (72 percent) in 2014.
  • Helped capture a Bergen Cup championship at St. Joseph’s Regional High School in Montvale, N.J.

MLS CAREER: Signed with the Revolution on March 3, 2016 as an undrafted college player…Career MLS totals include five starts, 18 saves, five goals allowed, a save percentage of 78.3 percent, and a 3-1-1 record…All five starts have come in 2018 after making MLS debut in the 2018 regular season opener at Philadelphia…Also started 27 games for the Richmond Kickers (USL) while on short-term loans from 2016-17, including a team-high 20 starts in 2017.

2018: Has made five starts in goal for the Revolution and posted a 3-1-1 record…Recorded 18 saves through five matches, tied for the fifth most in MLS…Has allowed five goals for an average of 1.00 per match…Save percentage of 78.3 percent ranks third among MLS goalkeepers…Two shutout performances are tied for the league lead…(3/3) at PHI: Made MLS and Revolution and recorded four saves…(3/10) vs. COL: Earned first career MLS win and registered four saves…Saved a penalty attempt, the first he faced in MLS…(3/31) at HOU: Made career-high six saves in first career away in and first MLS shutout…(4/6) vs. MTL: Posted second straight shutout in the 4-0 win…Made two saves.  

2017: Did not make an MLS appearance in second season with New England…Started 20 games and recorded three shutouts in multiple short-term loans with the Richmond Kickers (USL)…Earned one selection in Revs' 18-man match day roster…(3/18) at DAL: Dressed as backup goalkeeper for first time in 2017, but did not play.

2016: Signed with the Revolution as an undrafted college player in March 2016…Did not make an appearance in first professional season…Made seven stars on loan with Richmond…(7/9) vs. CLB: Named in 18-man match day squad for first time.

CLUB CAREER OUTSIDE OF MLS: Started 27 matches in net for the USL's Richmond Kickers on multiple short-term loans in 2016 and 2017, recording seven clean sheets…Yielded only seven goals in first 990 minutes of professional action…During 2017 campaign, led Richmond goalkeepers with 20 starts and recorded three shutouts…Named to USL's Week 20 team of the Week bench after posting two victories and one clean sheet in the week…In 2016, started seven games and recorded four shutouts with a 4-1-1 record…Made five saves in pro debut against New York Red Bulls II on April 1, 2016.

COLLEGE (FAIRFIELD): Played four years at Fairfield…As a senior, played all 18 matches and turned in seven shutouts…Turned in seven shutouts and a 6-5-6 record…Named Fairfield’s Male Athlete of the Year as a junior after earning the starting job before the season…Started 18 games in 2014 and posted 13 shutouts…Paced the nation in save percentage (89 percent) and shutout percentage (72 percent)…Played 45 minutes as a substitute in 2013…Played in one game as a freshman in 2012.

PERSONAL: Attended St. Joseph’s Regional High School in Montvale, N.J. …Helped the team capture the Bergen Cup championship...Tallied 20 shutouts during high school career for a 0.90 goals against average…Credited with 320 saves in high school career…As a senior, tallied 205 saves and nine shutouts…Posted a 1.10 goals against average…Lauded for performances with a spot on the All-Big North First Team…Participated in multiple international soccer camps in Brazil…Studied finance.


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Stats

MLS
Career Statistics (Regular Season)
YearClubGPGSMINSSHOSVGAPKGPKAWLT
2018New England Revolution11119903371512542
2017New England Revolution00000000000
2016New England Revolution00000000000
Career Totals-11119903371512542
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