- Adam Braz
Football player infobox| playername= Adam Braz
fullname = Adam Braz
dateofbirth = birth date and age|1981|6|7
height = height|ft=6|in=2
clubnumber = 33
position = defender
youthyears = 1999-2001
youthclubs = Fairfield
years = 2002
Montreal Impact Toronto FC Montreal Impact
caps(goals) = 20 (0)
nationalyears = 2004–
nationalteam = Canada
nationalcaps(goals) = 12 (0)
pcupdate = 19 May 2007
ntupdate = 10 September 2006
Adam Braz (born
June 7, 1981in Montreal, Quebec, Canada) is a Canadian soccerplayer. He currently plays as a defender for Montreal Impactand Canada.
Braz played for
Fairfield Universityin Connecticutfrom 1999 to 2001. In 2000, Braz was a first team all-MAAC defender and helped the Stags earn a No. 15 national ranking.
In 2002, Braz signed for the
Montreal Impactand played an important role in the Impact defense helping the team make the playoffs. In 2003, Braz signed for Västerås SKof Sweden, where he failed to earn a regular spot. Braz returned to Montreal in 2004 and helped the Impact win the USL First Division Championship. A year later, Braz continued to be strong in the Montreal defense.
In July 2005, Braz's hard work paid off when he was invited to play for Canada in the Gold Cup, where he played in all three games. After the Gold Cup, Braz become a mainstay in the Canadian defense.
Braz was one of the first players to sign with MLS expansion franchise Toronto FC in the 2006-07 soccer offseason and made his MLS debut in Toronto FC's first game, a 2-0 loss to Chivas USA. Braz was transferred back to the
Montreal Impactat the end of the 2007 season.
* [http://www.impactmontreal.com/Team/Player.aspx?language=EN&PlayerID=24 Montreal Impact Profile]
* [http://toronto.fc.mlsnet.com/players/bio.jsp?team=t280&player=braz_a&playerId=bra800920&statType=current Toronto FC Profile]
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