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2Cristiano Dias

  • Position: Defender
  • Date of Birth: 05/25/1986
  • Age: 32
  • Country: Brazil
  • Weight: 185 lbs
  • Height: 6.2'

A key part of the backline on the club's 2011 championship-winning side, Brazilian centerback Cristiano Dias brings Minnesota United eight seasons of experience in the NASL and its predecessor leagues. 2014 was his fourth season in a Minnesota uniform.

Career

  • Played for four teams in the lower leagues of Brazil before joining Miami FC in 2007
  • Also played indoor soccer professionally for the Missouri Comets

2014: For the fourth straight year, Dias was part of the main centerback pairing for Minnesota. Dias, a seasoned veteran under Head Coach Manny Lagos' leadership, was a disciplined defender who commanded the backline with Tiago Calvano, making United one of the stingiest teams in the league. The NASL recognized Dias's talents and placed him on the NASL Team of the week for two weeks of the 2014 season.

2013:  Re-signed with  Minnesota United FC  in late February, rejoining the team at the conclusion of the 2012-2013 MISL season with the Missouri Comets. 2013 was the Brazilian center back’s third season in Minnesota. Appeared 18 times and played 1,542 minutes scoring two goals total.  Appeared 7 times as a substitute and was never substituted out. Was included in the NASL Team of The Week twice and was named NASL Player of The Week once in 2013.

2012:  Made 19 appearances in all competitions for  Minnesota , scoring his first goal for the club in a 1-1 draw with FC Edmonton on August 25. Also earned NASL Defensive Player of the Week honors for Week 5 performance in a 2-0 victory against the Atlanta Silverbacks.

2011:  Acquired as a free agent by  Minnesota. Played in 23 games, including every minute of the run through the playoffs to the NASL Championship.

2007-2010:  Featured in 79 games for  Miami FC .

Pre-2007:  Played in the lower leagues of Brazil for four teams: São Carlos, São Bento, Osasco and Desportivo Brasil.


REGULAR SEASON CAREER STATS

Year Team GP GS SI SO Min G A Sh Y R
2017 Puerto Rico FC 15 12 3 0 1102 1 0 5 3 0
2016 Puerto Rico FC 21 21 0 0 1890 0 0 13 2 0
2015 Minnesota United FC 12 12 0 0 1080 0 0 3 2 0
2014 Minnesota United FC 25 24 1 1 2105 0 1 0 5 1
2013 Minnesota United FC 18 17 1 0 1542 2 0 0 4 0
2012 Minnesota United FC 19 17 2 1 1498 1 0 0 1 0
2011 Minnesota United FC 18 17 1 0 1530 0 0 0 3 0
TOTAL 128 120 8 2 10747 4 1 21 20 1

POST SEASON CAREER STATS

Year Team GP GS SI SO Min G A Sh Y R
2014 Minnesota United FC 1 1 0 0 90 0 0 0 0 0
2011 Minnesota United FC 1 1 0 0 90 0 0 0 0 0
TOTAL 2 2 0 0 180 0 0 0 0 0

GAME APPEARANCES

Date Type Match Result Appear Min G A Sh Y R
08/20/2017 Regular Season FCE v PRFC D 1 - 1 Sub In 5 0 0 0 0 0
08/16/2017 Regular Season JAX v PRFC W 1 - 2 Sub In 1 0 0 0 0 0
08/12/2017 Regular Season PRFC v SFD D 0 - 0 Sub In 16 0 0 0 0 0
07/15/2017 Regular Season NCFC v PRFC L 2 - 1 Start 90 0 0 0 1 0
07/12/2017 Regular Season JAX v PRFC D 1 - 1 Start 90 0 0 0 0 0
07/08/2017 Regular Season PRFC v JAX D 0 - 0 Start 90 0 0 1 0 0
07/02/2017 Regular Season SFD v PRFC L 2 - 0 Start 90 0 0 1 1 0
05/20/2017 Regular Season PRFC v NCFC L 1 - 2 Start 90 0 0 0 0 0
05/14/2017 Regular Season NYC v PRFC L 4 - 3 Start 90 1 0 1 0 0
05/06/2017 Regular Season PRFC v MIA L 1 - 2 Start 90 0 0 1 0 0
04/29/2017 Regular Season PRFC v NCFC L 0 - 1 Start 90 0 0 0 0 0
04/22/2017 Regular Season FCE v PRFC L 2 - 1 Start 90 0 0 0 1 0
04/08/2017 Regular Season PRFC v IND D 1 - 1 Start 90 0 0 1 0 0
04/01/2017 Regular Season IND v PRFC D 3 - 3 Start 90 0 0 0 0 0
03/25/2017 Regular Season PRFC v NYC D 0 - 0 Start 90 0 0 0 0 0
10/29/2016 Regular Season PRFC v NCFC W 2 - 1 Start 90 0 0 2 0 0
10/22/2016 Regular Season IND v PRFC L 3 - 0 Start 90 0 0 0 0 0
10/15/2016 Regular Season FTL v PRFC L 2 - 0 Start 90 0 0 0 1 0
10/08/2016 Regular Season PRFC v MNU D 0 - 0 Start 90 0 0 0 0 0
10/02/2016 Regular Season OTT v PRFC W 1 - 2 Start 90 0 0 1 0 0
09/28/2016 Regular Season PRFC v FTL W 2 - 1 Start 90 0 0 1 1 0
09/23/2016 Regular Season MIA v PRFC W 0 - 1 Start 90 0 0 0 0 0
09/17/2016 Regular Season PRFC v JAX D 3 - 3 Start 90 0 0 1 0 0
09/10/2016 Regular Season PRFC v TBR D 0 - 0 Start 90 0 0 1 0 0
09/07/2016 Regular Season PRFC v OTT D 0 - 0 Start 90 0 0 0 0 0
09/03/2016 Regular Season PRFC v MIA L 0 - 3 Start 90 0 0 0 0 0
08/28/2016 Regular Season FCE v PRFC D 0 - 0 Start 90 0 0 1 0 0
08/20/2016 Regular Season PRFC v NYC L 1 - 2 Start 90 0 0 2 0 0
08/13/2016 Regular Season NCFC v PRFC D 2 - 2 Start 90 0 0 0 0 0
08/06/2016 Regular Season PRFC v FCE L 0 - 1 Start 90 0 0 1 0 0
08/03/2016 Regular Season MNU v PRFC D 1 - 1 Start 90 0 0 1 0 0
07/30/2016 Regular Season NYC v PRFC L 3 - 0 Start 90 0 0 1 0 0
07/23/2016 Regular Season PRFC v OKC W 1 - 0 Start 90 0 0 0 0 0
07/16/2016 Regular Season TBR v PRFC L 3 - 0 Start 90 0 0 0 0 0
07/09/2016 Regular Season JAX v PRFC L 2 - 1 Start 90 0 0 1 0 0
07/02/2016 Regular Season PRFC v IND D 1 - 1 Start 90 0 0 0 0 0
08/08/2015 Regular Season MNU v FCE D 1 - 1 Start 90 0 0 0 0 0
07/18/2015 International Friendly MNU v CLFC D 1 - 1 Start 90 0 0 0 1 0
07/04/2015 Regular Season NCFC v MNU L 3 - 1 Start 90 0 0 0 1 0
06/13/2015 Regular Season MNU v FTL L 2 - 3 Start 90 0 0 1 0 0
06/06/2015 Regular Season NCFC v MNU D 1 - 1 Start 90 0 0 1 0 0
05/30/2015 Regular Season MNU v NYC D 1 - 1 Start 90 0 0 0 0 0
05/23/2015 Regular Season MNU v JAX W 3 - 2 Start 90 0 0 0 1 0
05/16/2015 Regular Season IND v MNU W 1 - 3 Start 90 0 0 0 0 0
05/09/2015 Regular Season MNU v ATL W 1 - 0 Start 90 0 0 0 0 0
05/03/2015 Regular Season FCE v MNU D 2 - 2 Start 90 0 0 0 0 0
04/25/2015 Regular Season MNU v SAS D 2 - 2 Start 90 0 0 1 0 0
04/18/2015 Regular Season OTT v MNU L 1 - 0 Start 90 0 0 0 0 0
04/11/2015 Regular Season TBR v MNU D 0 - 0 Start 90 0 0 0 0 0
11/08/2014 The Championship MNU v FTL D 1 - 1 Start 90 0 0 0 0 0
11/01/2014 Regular Season NCFC v MNU D 2 - 2 Start 90 0 0 0 1 0
10/25/2014 Regular Season MNU v SAS L 0 - 1 Start 90 0 0 0 0 0
10/18/2014 Regular Season MNU v NYC D 0 - 0 Start 90 0 0 0 0 0
10/15/2014 Regular Season TBR v MNU W 2 - 3 Start 90 0 0 0 0 0
10/11/2014 Regular Season IND v MNU L 2 - 0 Start 90 0 0 0 1 0
10/04/2014 Regular Season MNU v ATL W 1 - 0 Start 90 0 0 0 0 0
09/28/2014 Regular Season OTT v MNU W 2 - 3 Start 90 0 0 0 0 0
09/20/2014 Regular Season SAS v MNU W 0 - 2 Start 90 0 0 0 0 0
09/13/2014 Regular Season MNU v FTL W 2 - 1 Start 90 0 0 0 0 0
09/06/2014 Regular Season MNU v TBR D 1 - 1 Start 90 0 0 0 0 0
08/31/2014 Regular Season FCE v MNU L 2 - 1 Start 90 0 0 0 0 0
08/23/2014 Regular Season NYC v MNU D 1 - 1 Start 90 0 0 0 0 0
08/16/2014 Regular Season MNU v IND W 5 - 1 Start 90 0 0 0 0 0
08/02/2014 Regular Season MNU v OTT W 2 - 1 Start 90 0 0 0 0 0
07/26/2014 Regular Season ATL v MNU D 1 - 1 Start 90 0 0 0 0 0
07/17/2014 Regular Season MNU v NCFC W 1 - 0 Start 90 0 1 0 0 0
07/12/2014 Regular Season FTL v MNU W 0 - 3 Start 90 0 0 0 0 0
06/07/2014 Regular Season TBR v MNU D 3 - 3 Sub In 9 0 0 0 0 0
05/24/2014 Regular Season MNU v NCFC D 0 - 0 Start 86 0 0 0 0 1
05/17/2014 Regular Season MNU v FTL W 3 - 1 Start 30 0 0 0 0 0
05/12/2014 Regular Season NYC v MNU L 1 - 0 Start 90 0 0 0 0 0
05/03/2014 Regular Season MNU v IND W 3 - 2 Start 90 0 0 0 1 0
04/26/2014 Regular Season MNU v FCE W 1 - 0 Start 90 0 0 0 0 0
04/19/2014 Regular Season OTT v MNU W 1 - 2 Start 90 0 0 0 1 0
04/12/2014 Regular Season SAS v MNU W 0 - 2 Start 90 0 0 0 1 0
11/02/2013 Regular Season TBR v MNU W 4 - 6 Start 90 0 0 0 0 0
10/12/2013 Regular Season ATL v MNU L 3 - 1 Start 90 0 0 0 0 0
10/05/2013 Regular Season MNU v NYC L 0 - 1 Start 90 0 0 0 0 0
09/28/2013 Regular Season MNU v SAS W 1 - 0 Start 90 0 0 0 0 0
09/22/2013 Regular Season FCE v MNU W 1 - 2 Start 90 0 0 0 0 0
09/14/2013 Regular Season NYC v MNU L 1 - 0 Start 90 0 0 0 1 0
09/07/2013 Regular Season MNU v FCE D 1 - 1 Start 90 1 0 0 0 0
08/31/2013 Regular Season SAS v MNU W 2 - 3 Start 90 0 0 0 0 0
08/03/2013 Regular Season MNU v ATL L 0 - 1 Start 90 0 0 0 0 0
07/04/2013 Regular Season MNU v ATL L 0 - 3 Start 90 0 0 0 0 0
06/30/2013 Regular Season FCE v MNU L 3 - 1 Start 90 0 0 0 1 0
06/22/2013 Regular Season NCFC v MNU L 3 - 2 Start 90 0 0 0 0 0
06/08/2013 Regular Season MNU v FTL W 2 - 1 Sub In 12 0 0 0 0 0
06/01/2013 Regular Season SAS v MNU L 2 - 0 Start 90 0 0 0 1 0
05/25/2013 Regular Season TBR v MNU W 2 - 3 Start 90 1 0 0 0 0
05/18/2013 Regular Season MNU v TBR L 2 - 3 Start 90 0 0 0 0 0
05/11/2013 Regular Season FTL v MNU L 2 - 1 Start 90 0 0 0 1 0
05/04/2013 Regular Season MNU v NCFC D 2 - 2 Start 90 0 0 0 0 0
09/23/2012 Regular Season SAS v MNU D 1 - 1 Start 90 0 0 0 0 0
09/15/2012 Regular Season PRI v MNU L 2 - 0 Sub In 74 0 0 0 0 0
09/08/2012 Regular Season MNU v FCE D 1 - 1 Start 90 0 0 0 0 0
09/01/2012 Regular Season MNU v SAS D 1 - 1 Start 90 0 0 0 0 0
08/25/2012 Regular Season MNU v FCE D 1 - 1 Start 90 1 0 0 0 0
08/18/2012 Regular Season ATL v MNU D 0 - 0 Start 90 0 0 0 0 0
08/11/2012 Regular Season MNU v SAS L 0 - 1 Start 90 0 0 0 0 0
07/18/2012 Regular Season MNU v FTL L 1 - 2 Start 90 0 0 0 0 0
07/12/2012 Regular Season MNU v TBR W 2 - 1 Start 90 0 0 0 1 0
07/07/2012 Regular Season MNU v ATL L 0 - 2 Sub In 72 0 0 0 0 0
06/16/2012 Regular Season MNU v TBR L 1 - 2 Start 90 0 0 0 0 0
06/09/2012 Regular Season NCFC v MNU L 5 - 1 Start 90 0 0 0 0 0
06/02/2012 Regular Season SAS v MNU D 0 - 0 Start 58 0 0 0 0 0
05/19/2012 Regular Season FTL v MNU W 1 - 3 Start 90 0 0 0 0 0
05/12/2012 Regular Season MNU v NCFC W 2 - 1 Start 90 0 0 0 0 0
05/05/2012 Regular Season MNU v ATL W 2 - 0 Start 90 0 0 0 0 0
04/28/2012 Regular Season ATL v MNU D 3 - 3 Start 90 0 0 0 0 0
04/22/2012 Regular Season FCE v MNU W 3 - 4 Start 90 0 0 0 0 0
04/07/2012 Regular Season MNU v NCFC D 0 - 0 Start 90 0 0 0 0 0
10/01/2011 The Championship TBR v MNU W 0 - 1 Start 90 0 0 0 0 0
09/24/2011 Regular Season NCFC v MNU W 1 - 2 Start 90 0 0 0 0 0
09/17/2011 Regular Season TBR v MNU D 1 - 1 Start 90 0 0 0 0 0
09/10/2011 Regular Season MNU v ATL W 2 - 0 Start 90 0 0 0 0 0
09/06/2011 Regular Season MNU v TBR L 1 - 2 Start 90 0 0 0 0 0
09/03/2011 Regular Season FCE v MNU L 3 - 1 Start 90 0 0 0 0 0
08/27/2011 Regular Season MNU v MTL L 0 - 2 Start 90 0 0 0 0 0
08/20/2011 Regular Season MTL v MNU L 2 - 0 Start 90 0 0 0 0 0
08/17/2011 Regular Season NCFC v MNU D 1 - 1 Start 90 0 0 0 0 0
08/10/2011 Regular Season MNU v FTL L 0 - 1 Start 90 0 0 0 1 0
07/22/2011 Regular Season MNU v MTL W 1 - 0 Start 90 0 0 0 0 0
07/17/2011 Regular Season MNU v PRI L 0 - 1 Start 90 0 0 0 0 0
07/09/2011 Regular Season MNU v NCFC W 1 - 0 Start 90 0 0 0 0 0
07/04/2011 Regular Season MNU v FCE D 1 - 1 Start 90 0 0 0 0 0
06/11/2011 Regular Season FTL v MNU L 3 - 0 Start 90 0 0 0 1 0
06/01/2011 Regular Season PRI v MNU D 1 - 1 Start 90 0 0 0 1 0
05/28/2011 Regular Season MNU v TBR D 0 - 0 Start 90 0 0 0 0 0
05/18/2011 Regular Season MNU v PRI W 2 - 0 Start 90 0 0 0 0 0
05/14/2011 Regular Season MNU v ATL W 3 - 0 Sub In 46 0 0 0 0 0
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