• Marshall made his third World Cup qualifying appearance, and first of the 2010 cycle, on Sept. 5, 2009 against El Salvador in Sandy, Utah. With Oguchi Onyewu suspended, Marshall slotted in along team captain Carlos Bocanegra in the center of defense helping the USA to a vital 2-1 victory
• Partnered with Clarence Goodson in the center of defense during the 2009 CONCACAF Gold Cup, making five appearances and being named to the All-Tournament Team as the USA made the final
• Marshall has represented the USA at a variety of levels throughout his career. He started two games at the 2001 U-17 FIFA World Cup, made five appearances during the 2003 U-20 FIFA World Cup, and was also part of U-23 CONCACAF Olympic qualifying in 2004
• A well-decorated MLS veteran who enters his seventh year with the Crew, Marshall is the reigning MLS Defender of the Year and a member of the MLS Best XI, having earned both honors in back to back years
Son of Duane and Sandra Marshall, has a younger sister named Jacyln … Enjoys working on his house … Rode horses as a child and once had a horse named Frank.
Played two years at Stanford, featuring for the Cardinal during the 2002 and 2003 seasons … Earned Soccer America Freshman of the Year honors after appearing in 21 games as Stanford made the final of the College Cup … In 2003 he was a first-team All-Pac 10 selection and started all 19 games he appeared in … Named Parade Magazine’s Best Defender in 2002 … Dubbed Soccer America’s No. 1 college recruit … Named San Bernardino/Riverside County Player of the Year during his senior season at Rubidoux High School.
Date of Birth
Aug 22, 1984