• Position Defender
  • Number 13
  • Date of Birth Sep 27 2002
  • Hometown Cary, N.C.
  • Height 5' 9"
  • Club North Carolina FC

Player Bio - Adam Armour

National Team: A pacey player at the fullback spot, became a consistent member of the U-17 squad in April 2018 and served as a key cog during World Cup qualifying … Played for the USA at September’s 4 Nations Tournament in the Netherlands … Helped the USA qualify for a record 17th FIFA U-17 World Cup at the 2019 Concacaf U-17 Championship, appearing in five of seven matches … Represented the USA at the 2018 Nike International Friendlies, October 2018’s U17 International Youth Tournament in England and 4 Nations Tournament in Mexico … Earned his first call-up to the U-17 MNT in April 2018 at the Sportchain Cup in Benicassim, Spain, making his debut vs. India on April 16 … Called into a California domestic training camp with the U-15 Boys’ National Team at the start of its cycle in Sept. 2015.

Professional: Signed an Academy contract with North Carolina FC on April 4, 2019, allowing him to play with the USL Championship squad but maintain his college eligibility … Played six games with North Carolina’s U-23 squad in USL League Two over the summer …

Youth: Verbally committed to attend Duke University beginning fall 2020 … Has played with the NCFC academy since the U-14 level in the U.S. Soccer Development Academy … Named to the 2019 Academy East Conference Best XI … Played for Capital Area Soccer League at the U-13 level before the club became NCFC Youth … Won a national championship with CASL that year, earning national Best XI honors … Also won State Cup and a regional championship with CASL … Spent U-10 to U-12 with International Development Futbol … Played U-9 with CASL … Started soccer at age five.

Personal: Full name is Adam Edouard Armour … Middle name Edouard is his father and grandfather’s first name … Enjoys hanging out with friends, watching soccer, playing video games and playing with his dog Gracie … Dad is an orthopedic surgeon and an Ironman triathlete … His parents/grandparents hail from Dominica and Jamaica … Older brother just started his freshman year at the University of North Carolina … Describes himself on the field as “fearless, competitive, intelligent” … Describes himself off the field as “goofy, energetic, talkative” … Favorite soccer player is Marcelo … Lists Usain Bolt as his biggest athletic inspiration … Greatest soccer moment thus far was qualifying for the U-17 World Cup … Favorite movie is It, favorite TV show is Full House … Enjoys playing FIFA and Call of Duty … Loves listening to A Boogie wit a Hoodie … Favorite food Is pizza.