Will Johnson

Will Johnson
Will Johnson
Will Johnson
Midfielder
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Real Name: Will Johnson
HT: 5' 10" WT: 160
Age: 31 (01/21/1987)
Hometown: Toronto, Canada

Johnson, a 10-year MLS veteran, signs a two-year contract with the Lions following a successful season with Toronto FC. The 29-year-old started 20 matches among 29 appearances for the defending runners-up and scored two goals and five assists. Johnson played at Real Salt Lake from 2008-12 under Lions head coach Jason Kreis and made 30 starts in RSL’s 2009 MLS Cup campaign. Johnson also made 13 appearances in the Portland Timbers’ 2015 MLS Cup title run.

A three-time MLS All-Star and 2013 MLS Best XI selection, Johnson adds a plethora of experience to the Lions, having played 212 MLS regular season games, 193 of them starts, as well as 25 playoff matches, registering 29 goals and 22 assists overall.

The Toronto native, who holds Canadian, American and English citizenship, has scored four goals in 41 caps for the Canada national team since making his senior debut in 2005, including call-ups to three CONCACAF Gold Cups. Johnson was awarded the Canadian Men’s Player of the Year in 2013 by the Canadian Soccer Association after captaining the Timbers to the top of the Western Conference in 2013.


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Stats

MLS
Career Statistics (Regular Season)
YearClubGPGSGMINSASHTSSOGFCOFFYR
2018Orlando City SC2826121941331328270
2017Orlando City SC2623220573321316060
2016Toronto FC2319216605321021140
2015Portland Timbers121201046015210011
2014Portland Timbers2929625262592125340
2013Portland Timbers2828925205552023340
2012Real Salt Lake2623320873361824041
2011Real Salt Lake2522220591391520261
2010Real Salt Lake2824121841401223630
2009Real Salt Lake2626123053482226280
2008Real Salt Lake9928100171010020
2005Chicago Fire6111610425011
Career Totals-26624230216092441015823119504
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