Matt
Miazga

  • Position Defender
  • Date of Birth Jul 19 1995
  • Hometown Clifton, NJ
  • Height 6' 4"
  • Club Reading (England)

Despite his age, center back Matt Miazga could easily be considered a veteran player with the mentality of a winner. Standing at 6-4, his defensive power comes not only from his size but the experience he’s gained marking some of the top players both domestically and in his club career abroad. A dual national, Miazga started his international career playing one match for the Poland U-18s in 2012. In 2013, he played his first matches with the U.S. U-18s traveling to the 19th Annual International Juniors Tournament in Portugal and went on to be a key figure in the USA’s run to the 2015 FIFA U-20 World Cup quarterfinals in New Zealand. Later that year, Miazga made the step up to the full U.S. Men’s National Team, making his debut in a 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifying match against St. Vincent and the Grenadines.