Stefan Ishizaki

Stefan Ishizaki
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Midfielder
  • LA Galaxy
  • 5' 11"
  • 165 lbs.
  • 05-15-1982
  • Stockholm, Sweden

HOW ACQUIRED: Signed on Jan. 30, 2014

Ishizaki, 32-year old former Swedish international, signed with the LA Galaxy on January 30, 2014 from Elsborg in Sweden. Ishizaki capped 183 times and scored 48 goals for his former club, Elfsborg, in Sweden’s Allsvenskan (First Division). During his eight-year spell at Elfsborg, he helped the club raise the championship trophy twice (2006, 2012).

Professional

Born in Stockholm, Sweden, Ishizaki’s professional career began with AIK at the age 16, winning the Svenska Cupen in his first season with the club.  Since making his Allsvenskan debut in 2000, Ishizaki appeared 103 times for AIK and collected 17 goals in total for the club.

After a brief loan spell with Genoa in Italian Serie B during the 2003/04 season, Ishizaki returned to his home club for the 2004 season.

In 2005, Ishizaki moved to play for Valerenga in Tippeligaen (Premier League), where he scored twice in 15 caps, winning the league champion at his first and only season with the Norwegian side.  Ishizaki moved back to his home country playing for Elfsborg in Sweden until his move to the Galaxy.

International

Ishizaki capped his international debut in January 2001 at the age of 18, starting for Sweden against Faroe Islands for the 2000-01 Nordic Football Championship.Since then, Ishizaki has made additional 12 appearances for the Swedish national team--the latest being Sweden’s 2-0 victory against Bahrain on January 18th, 2012 at an international friendly.

Career Statistics (Regular Season)

Year Club GP GS G MIN A SHT SOG FC OFF Y R
2014 LA Galaxy 18 14 4 1195 4 21 10 16 1 1 0
Career Totals 18 14 4 1195 4 21 10 16 1 1 0

2014 Season Statistics

Competition Club GP GS G MIN A SHT SOG FC OFF Y R
MLS Regular Season LA Galaxy 18 14 4 1195 4 21 10 16 1 1 0
GP: Games Played, GS: Games Started, G: Goals, MIN: Minutes Played, A: Assists, SHT: Shots, SOG: Shots on Goal, FC: Fouls Committed, FS: Fouls Suffered, OFF: Offsides, Y: Yellow Cards, R: Red Cards, GF: Goals For, GA: Goals Against, SO: Shutouts, SV: Saves, CK: Corner Kicks, PKA: Penalty Kick Attempts, PKG: Penalty Kick Goals, PKS: Penalty Kick Saves

Regular Season Game Log

Date Match Result Appearance MINS G A SHT SOG FC FS Y R
7/28/2014 LA @ SEA W 3-0 Started 90 1 0 5 4 0 0 0 0
7/19/2014 LA @ KC L 1-2 Subbed On 20 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0
7/16/2014 NE @ LA W 1-5 Started 90 1 1 1 1 2 0 0 0
7/12/2014 RSL @ LA W 0-1 Subbed On 11 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7/4/2014 POR @ LA T 2-2 Started 71 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
6/28/2014 LA @ SJ W 1-0 Started 90 0 0 2 0 0 1 0 0
6/8/2014 CHV @ LA T 1-1 Started 84 0 1 3 0 1 0 0 0
6/1/2014 LA @ CHI T 1-1 Started 90 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5/25/2014 PHI @ LA W 1-4 Subbed On 26 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
5/21/2014 DAL @ LA W 1-2 Started 74 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
5/17/2014 LA @ HOU L 0-1 Started 90 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
5/11/2014 LA @ POR T 1-1 Started 90 0 0 3 0 1 0 0 0
5/3/2014 LA @ COL L 0-1 Started 70 0 0 1 1 0 1 0 0
4/19/2014 LA @ VAN T 2-2 Started 72 1 0 1 1 1 0 0 0
4/12/2014 VAN @ LA W 0-1 Started 79 0 1 0 0 2 1 0 0
4/6/2014 LA @ CHV W 3-0 Started 57 1 1 2 1 0 1 0 0
3/22/2014 LA @ RSL T 1-1 Started 70 0 0 1 0 4 0 1 0
3/8/2014 RSL @ LA L 1-0 Subbed On 21 0 0 2 2 1 0 0 0
GP: Games Played, GS: Games Started, G: Goals, MIN: Minutes Played, A: Assists, SHT: Shots, SOG: Shots on Goal, FC: Fouls Committed, FS: Fouls Suffered, OFF: Offsides, Y: Yellow Cards, R: Red Cards, GF: Goals For, GA: Goals Against, SO: Shutouts, SV: Saves, CK: Corner Kicks, PKA: Penalty Kick Attempts, PKG: Penalty Kick Goals, PKS: Penalty Kick Saves