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13Matt Bahner

  • Position: Defender
  • Date of Birth: 03/12/1990
  • Age: 26
  • Country: Cincinnati, Ohio
  • Weight: 174 lbs
  • Height: 6.0'

TRANSACTIONS: Signed out of college with USL side Harrisburg City Islanders on 4/3/13 … transferred to Armada FC on 12/4/14.

PRO: Fourth-year defender capable of playing any position on backline … has made 69 career appearances, including three in U.S. Open Cup … has scored one goal and recorded four assists … made four career playoff appearances in USL with Harrisburg City Islanders.

2016 Spring: Subbed in for Otte against Miami FC during 65th minute (4/15) ... started at FTL ... got first Armada goal in the 16th minute ... played all 90 minutes (4/23) ... started against FCE, won free kicks in 26th and 34th minutes, attempted shot in 50th minute, played all 90 minutes (5/4) ... started against OKC, attempted shot in 39th minute, played all 90 minutes (5/7) ... started at MNU, won free kick in 86th minute, played all 90 minutes (5/14) ... started at OTT, chosen as captain, played all 90 minutes (5/22) ... started against IND, scored goal in 30th minute, won free kick in 62nd minute, yellow carded in 63rd minute, played all 90 minutes (5/28) ... missed remainder of Spring Season with concussion… Fall: Subbed in for Otte against TBR during 52nd minute (7/2) … started at RB vs. PRFC, attempted shot in 63rd minute, played all 90 minutes (7/9) … started at NYC at RB, played 67 minutes before being subbed out (7/13) … subbed in against Miami FC during 67th minute (7/16) …  started at RB vs. OTT, played all 90 minutes (7/23) … started at RM at IND, won free kick in 62nd minute, played all 90 minutes (8/3) … started at LB vs. FLS, won free kick in the played all 90 minutes (8/17) … started at LB vs. MNU, won free kick in 60th minute, shown yellow card in 82nd minute, played all 90 minutes (8/20) … started at OKC, assisted goal in 29th minute, shown yellow card in 34th minute, subbed out in 79th minute (9/17) … started against OKC, won free kick in 13th minute, attempted shot in 16th minute, played all 90 minutes (9/24) … started against FCE, attempt shot in 90+1 minute, played all 90 minutes (9/28) … started at MNU, attempted shot in 19th minute, scored goal in 88th minute, played all 90 minutes (10/1) … started vs. IND, won free kick in 3rd minute, attempted shot in 31st  minute, subbed out in 73rd minute (10/12) …  started vs. NYC, shown yellow card in 37th minute, attempted shot in 90+6 and 90+7 minute, played all 90 minutes (10/15) … subbed in 81st minute against Miami FC (10/19) … started at FCE, won free kick in 10th minute, played all 90 minutes (10/23) … started against TBR, attempted shot in 2nd minute, won free kick in 50th and 64th minute, played all 90 minutes (10/30).

2015: Started in 22 NASL matches and made a U.S. Open Cup appearance … recorded one assist and three YCs in 1,943 minutes of NASL action … only player to play every minute of every NASL Spring match … Spring: Started at RCB against FCE (4/4) ... started at RCB at FTL (4/11) ... started at RB at TBR (4/25) ... started at RB vs. SAS (5/2) ... started at RB vs. IND and notched an assist en route to being named Farah & Farah Man of the Match (5/9) ... started at RB at ATL and recorded a shot on goal (5/16) ... started at RCB at MNU (5/23) ... subbed in 45th minute at Richmond Kickers in US Open Cup match (5/27) … started at RB vs. CAR and recorded a shot (5/30) ... started at RB vs. OTT and received a YC in the 72nd minute (6/7) … started at RB at NYC and recorded a shot on goal and received a YC (6/13) … Fall: started at RB at OTT (7/5) ... started at LB at ATL and recorded a shot (7/11) ... started at RB at IND (9/5) ... started at LB at NYC (9/12) ... started at LCB at FTL (9/16) ... started at LCB vs. TBR (9/26) ... started at LCB vs. IND (10/7) ... started at LCB vs. CAR (10/10) ... started at LCB vs. FCE (10/17) ... started at LCB vs. OTT (10/21) ... started at LCB at FCE and received a YC in the 67th minute (10/25) ... started at LCB vs. FTL (11/1).

2013-14: Signed with USL club Harrisburg City Islanders ... 2014 All-USL second-team selection ... helped lead Harrisburg City to one of its most prolific seasons in club history with an appearance in the USL PRO Championship and a run to the fourth round in U.S. Open Cup play ... netted three goals and dished out four assists in 52 appearances and 3,361 minutes of action in two seasons.

COLLEGE: Played college career at the University of Cincinnati, receiving the David Decarlo Award, a postseason award for displaying hard work and leadership … was a four-year starter for the Bearcats … All-Big East second-team selection in 2010 … netted 13 career goals, including seven game-winners … graduated with a bachelor’s degree in chemical engineering.

YOUTH: Scored 26 goals and recorded 19 assists as a four-year letter winner at Lakota West High School in West Chester, Ohio … earned co-GMC Player of the Year honors and was a first-team all-state selection as a senior ... as a member of the Ohio South ODP team from 2003-06 he earned an MRL Championship with Cincinnati United Premier in 2005.

PERSONAL: Born Matthew David Bahner on March 12, 1990, in West Chester, Ohio … son of Debbie and Paul Bahner … has a brother, Daniel (27) … last name pronounced BAY-ner … father Paul played college baseball at the Ohio State University … favorite TV shows are The Blacklist and Shark Tank … favorite actor is Mark Wahlberg 


REGULAR SEASON CAREER STATS

Year Team GP GS SI SO Min G A Sh Y R
2016 Jacksonville Armada FC 24 20 4 0 1844 3 1 13 4 0
2015 Jacksonville Armada FC 22 22 0 2 1943 0 1 6 3 0
TOTAL 46 42 4 2 3787 3 2 19 7 0

POST SEASON CAREER STATS

Year Team GP GS SI SO Min G A Sh Y R
TOTAL 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

GAME APPEARANCES

Date Type Match Result Appear Min G A Sh Y R
10/30/2016 Regular Season JAX v TBR W 3 - 2 Start 90 0 0 0 0 0
10/23/2016 Regular Season FCE v JAX L 1 - 0 Start 90 0 0 0 0 0
10/19/2016 Regular Season JAX v MIA W 3 - 2 Sub In 9 0 0 0 0 0
10/15/2016 Regular Season JAX v NYC L 2 - 4 Start 90 0 0 2 1 0
10/12/2016 Regular Season JAX v IND D 0 - 0 Start 73 0 0 1 0 0
10/01/2016 Regular Season MNU v JAX W 0 - 1 Start 90 1 0 2 0 0
09/28/2016 Regular Season JAX v FCE D 0 - 0 Start 90 0 0 1 0 0
09/24/2016 Regular Season JAX v OKC D 1 - 1 Start 90 0 0 1 0 0
09/17/2016 Regular Season PRFC v JAX D 3 - 3 Start 79 0 1 0 1 0
08/20/2016 Regular Season JAX v MNU D 0 - 0 Start 90 0 0 0 1 0
08/17/2016 Regular Season JAX v FTL D 1 - 1 Start 90 0 0 0 0 0
08/03/2016 Regular Season IND v JAX L 5 - 2 Start 90 0 0 1 0 0
07/23/2016 Regular Season JAX v OTT L 0 - 2 Start 90 0 0 0 0 0
07/16/2016 Regular Season MIA v JAX L 1 - 0 Sub In 23 0 0 0 0 0
07/13/2016 Regular Season NYC v JAX L 3 - 0 Start 67 0 0 0 0 0
07/09/2016 Regular Season JAX v PRFC W 2 - 1 Start 90 0 0 1 0 0
07/02/2016 Regular Season TBR v JAX D 1 - 1 Sub In 38 0 0 0 0 0
05/28/2016 Regular Season JAX v IND D 1 - 1 Start 90 1 0 1 1 0
05/22/2016 Regular Season OTT v JAX L 1 - 0 Start 90 0 0 0 0 0
05/14/2016 Regular Season MNU v JAX L 2 - 0 Start 90 0 0 0 0 0
05/07/2016 Regular Season JAX v OKC L 0 - 1 Start 90 0 0 1 0 0
05/04/2016 Regular Season JAX v FCE L 0 - 1 Start 90 0 0 1 0 0
04/23/2016 Regular Season FTL v JAX D 1 - 1 Start 90 1 0 1 0 0
04/15/2016 Regular Season JAX v MIA W 2 - 1 Sub In 25 0 0 0 0 0
02/13/2016 Pre-Season JAX v ORL W 2 - 1 Start 90 0 0 0 0 0
02/06/2016 Pre-Season JAX v PHI W 1 - 0 Start 90 0 0 0 0 0
11/01/2015 Regular Season JAX v FTL L 0 - 1 Start 90 0 0 0 0 0
10/25/2015 Regular Season FCE v JAX D 1 - 1 Start 90 0 0 0 1 0
10/21/2015 Regular Season JAX v OTT L 1 - 3 Start 90 0 0 0 0 0
10/17/2015 Regular Season JAX v FCE W 3 - 2 Start 90 0 0 0 0 0
10/10/2015 Regular Season NCFC v JAX L 3 - 0 Start 90 0 0 0 0 0
10/03/2015 Regular Season JAX v IND D 1 - 1 Start 90 0 0 0 0 0
09/26/2015 Regular Season JAX v TBR W 2 - 0 Start 90 0 0 0 0 0
09/16/2015 Regular Season FTL v JAX L 2 - 0 Start 90 0 0 0 0 0
09/12/2015 Regular Season NYC v JAX L 1 - 0 Start 90 0 0 0 0 0
09/05/2015 Regular Season IND v JAX L 3 - 0 Start 79 0 0 0 0 0
07/11/2015 Regular Season ATL v JAX L 1 - 0 Start 64 0 0 1 0 0
07/05/2015 Regular Season OTT v JAX L 2 - 0 Start 90 0 0 0 0 0
06/27/2015 International Friendly JAX v BOCA L 2 - 4 Start 90 0 0 0 0 0
06/13/2015 Regular Season NYC v JAX D 3 - 3 Start 90 0 0 1 1 0
06/07/2015 Regular Season JAX v OTT D 0 - 0 Start 90 0 0 0 1 0
05/30/2015 Regular Season JAX v NCFC L 0 - 4 Start 90 0 0 1 0 0
05/27/2015 US Open Cup RIC v JAX L 3 - 0 Sub In 45 0 0 0 0 0
05/23/2015 Regular Season MNU v JAX L 3 - 2 Start 90 0 0 0 0 0
05/16/2015 Regular Season ATL v JAX D 1 - 1 Start 90 0 0 1 0 0
05/09/2015 Regular Season JAX v IND W 1 - 0 Start 90 0 1 2 0 0
05/02/2015 Regular Season JAX v SAS W 2 - 1 Start 90 0 0 0 0 0
04/25/2015 Regular Season TBR v JAX L 3 - 2 Start 90 0 0 0 0 0
04/11/2015 Regular Season FTL v JAX L 2 - 1 Start 90 0 0 0 0 0
04/04/2015 Regular Season JAX v FCE W 3 - 1 Start 90 0 0 0 0 0