Richie Laryea

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Full Name Richie Laryea
Age 25 Years Old
Nick Name Richie Laryea
Gender Male
Birth Date January 7th, 1995
Birth Place Toronto, Ontario

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About Richie Laryea

A professional Canadian soccer player, Richie Laryea currently plays for "Toronto FC" in "Major League Soccer" and the "Canada national team" as a midfielder or defender position. He was named to the All-Mid-American Conference Second Team in 2014 and was also named to the All-Mid-American Conference First Team in 2015. He has played for League1 Ontario club Sigma FC in 2015, where he was named a League All-Star. Additionally, he is best known for being a Canadian soccer player. As recent news, Laryea had a goal and two assists and Pozuelo contributed a goal and an assist as Toronto FC rallied in the second half to defeat league-leading Columbus Crew SC 3-1 in a battle of Eastern Conference heavyweights.

Famous For

  • Being a professional Canadian soccer player.
  • For being named to the All-Mid-American Conference Second Team in 2014 and 2015.

Richie Laryea, a famous soccer player

Source: @thestar

Early Life of Richie Laryea

On 7th January 1995, Richie Laryea was born with the real name or full name of Richmond Laryea in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. He belongs to Canadian nationality and he is from Canadian-black ethnicity. He is of Ghanaian descent. Similarly, he belongs to the Christianity religion. Capricorn is his star sign whereas black is his race. He celebrates his birthday on 7th January of every year and he had celebrated his 25th birthday as of 2020. He has not shared much about his parents' details as a Canadian soccer player although; he has a brother named Reggie Laryea who also played soccer for Akron. He played for Sigma FC Academy and Dante Alighieri Academy in Toronto, as well as played college soccer at the University of Akron for two seasons, reaching the College Cup semi-finals in 2015.

Career of Richie Laryea

  • Richie Laryea commenced his soccer career at the University of Akron where he played for two seasons, reaching the College Cup semi-finals in 2015 as well as played for League1 Ontario club Sigma FC in 2015, where he was named a League All-Star.
  • After that, he signed a contract with "Generation Adidas" following his sophomore season.

Orlando City

  • Then, he was drafted in the first round (7th overall) of the 2016 MLS SuperDraft by Orlando City and was loaned to Orlando City B in March 2016. As well, on 25th June 2017, he made his MLS debut subbing on for Kaka in a 4-0 defeat to Chicago Fire.
  • Subsequently, on 27th September 2017, he got his first MLS assistant and made his first career MLS start on the final day of the season away to Philadelphia Union. But the club announced they had declined his contract option on 27th November 2018.

Richie Laryea heading the ball against the opponent

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Toronto FC

  • After then, he signed for MLS side Toronto FC on 21st March 2019 and scored his first goal for Toronto on 26th May 2019 in a 1-2 home defeat to the San Jose Earthquakes, which was also his first MLS goal.
  • Additionally, he would have his option for the 2020 season exercised by Toronto, keeping him with the club for 2020.
  • Furthermore, as a piece of fresh news, he had a goal and two assists and Pozuelo contributed a goal and an assist as Toronto FC rallied in the second half to defeat league-leading Columbus Crew SC 3-1 in a battle of Eastern Conference heavyweights.
  • Laryea had a hand in Toronto's first two goals - by Jozy Altidore and Pozuelo - and then scored on a brilliant solo effort in the 76th minute, dancing past two defenders before firing home a shot from a tight angle. "Kudos to the guys," he said. "They stepped out and really took charge ... We took back control of the game. And when you take control of the game, it gives your special players who can do things, more opportunities to do those special things. And those guys answered that call." "Obviously Toronto deserves a lot of credit. They raised their level in the second half ... Unfortunately, when they raised their level, we didn't cope," he added.

TFC sign Toronto midfielder Richie Laryea

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International Career of Richie Laryea

  • He was called to Canada's U23 national team for a pair of friendlies against Guyana and Grenada in May 2016, where he scored in the opening match against Guyana.
  • As well, on 26th August 2019, he received his first call up to the senior team for two CONCACAF Nations League matches against Cuba and made his debut in the first match on 7th September.

Personal Life of Richie Laryea

Reflecting on Richie Laryea's personal life, he is an unmarried guy. Though talking about his dating life, he is not documented to have any girlfriend. So we can assume that Richie is currently living a single life. But he has also strictly kept his personal and professional life separate. Hope the reason behind living a single life is to focus on a victorious career which so outstanding. Additionally, regarding his sexual orientation, he is straight. He is also basically leading a blissful family life.

Net Worth of Richie Laryea

Moving towards Richie Laryea's net worth, his worth is around $1 to $5 million of dollars as of 2020, though he has also a handsome amount of salary too, which is around thousands of dollars per year. With his hard work and the luck by his side, he can double the amount of wealth he has of today. He is sincere in his work. But, he is doing all the hard works in order to build a secure financial status for himself and his family. Throughout his career, Richie has achieved huge fame and success. He is among those few individuals that have such a wide range of experience and remain true to whatever he embarks on to. He has reached great heights in his career already, and he still has a lot more to do. In addition, his primary source of income is from a soccer career.

Body Measurement of Richie Laryea

Richie Laryea stands at a perfect height of 1.75 m (5 ft 9 in), whereas his body weight is around 68 kg, which is pretty good as a soccer player. He had the perfect body combined with good looks. His sensible thoughts with a good sense of humor greatly attract his spectators to their TV screen. His usual exercise schedule has guided him to be in a marvelous body posture with appropriate body measurements. Furthermore, regarding his eyes and hair color, they are black, though his body build type is athletic. He has also an astonishing personality. He has attracted a lot of people from his best appearance.