Erik Hurtado


  • matches played 150
  • goals 22
  • assists 5
  • Last appearance (days ago) 1

Having been born in 1990, on November 15, Erik Hurtado's age of 28 makes him junior to the average player of Sporting Kansas City. In December 2018, English forward Erik Hurtado joined Sporting Kansas City (United States of America), whom he is still playing for. He stands 175cm high and thus is 5cm smaller than his team on average. He played twelve matches this season. The club of Erik Hurtado, Sporting Kansas City, presently holds sixth position in Desert Diamond Cup (United States of America) and first position in group Western Conference of Major League Soccer (United States of America).

He prefers to play with his right foot, as do 39% of his teammates. In terms of top seasons, the Major League Soccer 2014 (United States of America) was his best one yet, breaking two personal records in terms of not only goals but also appearances. When it comes to unfortunate moments, Erik Hurtado scored once in the wrong net since becoming professional. This was in Eliteserien 2015 (Norway) with Mjondalen. His shortest spell with a club was just four months in Mjondalen (Norway).

Besides Erik Hurtado, there are five more forwards in Sporting Kansas City's lot: Daniel Salloi, Krisztian Nemeth, Gerso Fernandes, Johnny Russell and Gianluca Busio. He weighs 80kg which is 6kg more than his team's average heftiness. Throughout his professional career, he participated in 106 games, the last appearance being 67 days ago. Throughout his time as professional football player, Erik Hurtado was sanctioned with a card only four times resulting in a mean value of 0.44 cards per play time. This season he was given but one penalty.

His record stay with a club is Vancouver Whitecaps FC (United States of America) with five years and 11 months. On the whole, he joined the pitch 54 times and left it 33 times after the start of the match. In the present term, he played less games from match start. Erik Hurtado managed to attract a lot of good feedback after his performance at Vancouver Whitecaps FC, the team he was subjected to before joining Sporting Kansas City. In terms of winning, his team was able to do so in 33% of Desert Diamond Cup's and in 60% of Major League Soccer's matches. This season he scored two and assisted one goal which is 3.1% of all of Sporting Kansas City's goals in Major League Soccer 2018 (United States of America). On average, he initialized 0.08 and hit the net 0.17 times per match this season which is a worse performance than last year's. Back then 0.2 goals and 0.13 assists per match have been achieved. Erik Hurtado's jersey displays the number 19.

(Last edited May 13, 2019)