TEAM

Say Word FC

About

Say Word FC is all about the truth. They are introducing a type of swag and toughness that will grab the attention of everyone they encounter. This team pays homage to North Carolina and all the HBCUs across the country. In their second TST go around, look out for these guys to make a deep run!

 

Meet
Say Word FC

TEAM ROSTER

Player Alejandro Lopez
Alejandro Lopez

Position

Midfielder

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Highest Level Played

Cedar Stars Rush Houston (2016-2020), Methodist University (2020-2021), Saint Elizabeth University (2021-present)

Player Alexander Palme
Alexander Palme

Position

Midfielder

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Highest Level Played

Moros FC, UNC Greensboro, NC ODP

Player Benji Omungu
Benji Omungu

Position

Midfielder

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Highest Level Played

Nseth Berchem, Gardner-Webb University

Player Brandon Rothfuss
Brandon Rothfuss

Position

Defender

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Highest Level Played

Guilford College, Imperial University, FC Fusion, Memphis Showboats, Memphis Americans

Player Brendan Lambe
Brendan Lambe

Position

Midfielder

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Highest Level Played

University of Virginia, Atlanta United 2

Player Briamst Castro
Briamst Castro

Position

Midfielder

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Highest Level Played

Jackson TN Boom

Player Bryce Davis
Bryce Davis

Position

Goalkeeper

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Highest Level Played

UNCW

Player Caden Tolentino
Caden Tolentino

Position

Midfielder

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Highest Level Played

North Carolina FC

Player Caleb Steele
Caleb Steele

Position

Forward

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Highest Level Played

NC Fusion

Player Christian Morfaw
Christian Morfaw

Position

Midfielder

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Highest Level Played

High Point University, Carolina Dynamo

Player Claudio Garcia-Yanez
Claudio Garcia-Yanez

Position

Midfielder

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Highest Level Played

Greensboro International FC

Player Cristiano Bruletti
Cristiano Bruletti

Position

Midfielder

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Highest Level Played

Atlanta United, University of South Carolina, Michigan State University

Player Daniel Fernandez
Daniel Fernandez

Position

Midfielder

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Highest Level Played

Virginia Beach City FC , Chicago House AC

Player Diego Giffuni
Diego Giffuni

Position

Midfielder

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Highest Level Played

NC Fusion, Averett University, NC Rush, ISL

Player Emmanuel Olaluyi
Emmanuel Olaluyi

Position

Forward

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Highest Level Played

Carson-Newman University, Wilmslow Albion, West Didsbury, Charlto, Reddish North End

Player Erhan Rehman
Erhan Rehman

Position

Midfielder

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Highest Level Played

NC State, Wake FC

Player Everett Dawsey
Everett Dawsey

Position

Midfielder

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Highest Level Played

Lee University, Imago Dei, Queen City FC, Say Word FC

Player Giovani Morgan
Giovani Morgan

Position

Defender

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Highest Level Played

Greensboro United, Sayword FC 11’s, Saint Elizabeth University

Player Isaiah Irish
Isaiah Irish

Position

Forward

Player Jahmir Flowers
Jahmir Flowers

Position

Forward

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Highest Level Played

NC Fusion, Elon University

Player Joseph Ayinde
Joseph Ayinde

Role

Asst Coach

Player Joshua Auger
Joshua Auger

Position

Defender

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Highest Level Played

Fusion ECNL, University of Lynchburg

Player Lawrence Jackson
Lawrence Jackson

Position

Defender

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Highest Level Played

Piedmont Soccer Alliance, Piedmont Triad Football Club, High Point Central High School

Player Luke Hille
Luke Hille

Position

Forward

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Highest Level Played

NCFC, NC State, UNC

Player Ositomiwa Osipitan
Ositomiwa Osipitan

Position

Defender

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Highest Level Played

NJIT, Greater Binghamton FC, Say Word FC

Player Quinten	Barrow
Quinten Barrow

Position

Defender

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Highest Level Played

NCFC

Player Ramius Stiehler
Ramius Stiehler

Position

Goalkeeper

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Highest Level Played

Michigan Stars, Tampa Bay Strikers, Tadcaster Albion U23 York, CD Almuñécar, St.Peterbsurg, FC Aztec

Player Reid Rouse
Reid Rouse

Position

Defender

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Highest Level Played

University of Lynchburg

Player Renato Hanzek
Renato Hanzek

Position

Defender

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Highest Level Played

Dinamo Zagreb Academy, Lokomotiva Zagreb Academy, Inter, Zapresic U-19

Player Ricardo Aguilar
Ricardo Aguilar

Position

Midfielder

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Highest Level Played

Sanford Area Soccer League, U16 Carolina Railhawks , U18 TFCA Select and Alliance, Guilford College

Player Russell Morgan
Russell Morgan

Role

GM

Player Terry Alas
Terry Alas

Position

Midfielder

Player Tyler Yates
Tyler Yates

Position

Goalkeeper

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Highest Level Played

NC Fusion, NC ODP, Northern Guilford High School, Averett University

Say Word FC Videos

TST 2023 Group Stage: Wrexham Red Dragons vs. Say Word FC

TST 2023 Group Stage: US Women vs. Say Word FC

Say Word FC Gear

Cheer on Say Word FC this summer in some of their gear!