ALEXANDER MARRELLO
CANADIAN NATIONAL TEAM MEMBER





   Birth date: September 28, 1988
Citizenship: Canadian and Italian
Position: Center Midfield  
Height: 5 feet 7 inches Weight: 170 lbs





University:        Recently completed his eligibility as the team captain for the University                          at Buffalo...Has led the team in assists for all
three of his seasons, with a combined total of 7 goals and 16 assists accumulating 30 points... Selected to the N.C.A.A. Division 1 Conference All-Star
Team for two consecutive seasons... Played one season at the University of Cincinnati, winning the Big East Conference Championship and being
named to the Big East Academic All-Star Team.

National:        Played for Canada at the 2009 World University Games in Belgrade, Serbia                        ...Started in every match, playing 90
minutes in five of the six games... Highlights                 included strong performances against Ukraine, Czech Republic, Brazil, and                         
Uruguay...Also played for Canada at the F.I.F.A. U-17 World Cup Qualifying                         Tournament in Mexico...Earned 10 International Caps in
Ireland, U.S.A.,                         Mexico, Guatemala, scored in Canada’s 4-2 victory against El Salvador                                 ...Member of Canada’s
National Team Training Center...Made appearances with                         Canada’s U-20 team.

Provincial:        Selected to the British Columbia All-Star Team for six consecutive years and was                         named British Columbia Soccer
Player of the Year...Selected by the Vancouver                 Sun Newspaper’s Sports writers as ‘Top of the Class’ for his
outstanding                                 contributions to the sport of soccer throughout the province of British                                 Columbia...Has played
abroad in Italy, Great Britain, Germany, Portugal, and the                         Netherlands.        

Club:                Captained one of Canada’s most successful club teams the Burnaby Royals to six                         consecutive undefeated seasons,
six Provincial Championships, and four                                 national appearances... winning Gold Medals at Two National
Championships                         and two Bronze Medals... Captained Vancouver Whitecaps Youth Team
           
High School:        Was a four year starter at Alpha Secondary School winning a Gold Medal at the                         Provincial Championship as well as
and a silver medal...In his senior year he                         was named captain and was voted Athlete of the Year


           

           
References

John Astudillo – Head Coach of the University at Buffalo: 716-553-8360

Caleb Porter – Head Coach of the University of Akron (representative of the MAC conference): 330-972-6895

Mike Mosher – Head Coach of Team Canada World University Games: 1-604-739-9214

Mike Findlay – Head Coach of the British Columbia Soccer Association: 1-604-299-9610 ext. 2359

Teitur Thordarson – Head Coach of the Vancouver Whitecaps: 604-6699283 ext. 2280


Injury Report: No Surgeries or major injuries to report.








   
Center Midfield