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Atiba Hutchinson
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Hutchinson with Beşiktaş in 2014
Personal information
Date of birth 8 February 1983 (1983-02-08) (age 38)
Place of birth Brampton, Ontario, Canada
Height 1.87 m
Playing position Defensive midfielder
Central midfielder
Club information
Current club Beşiktaş
Number 13
Youth career
Brampton Braves
North Scarborough SC
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2002 York Region Shooters 2 (0)
2002–2003 Toronto Lynx 4 (0)
2003–2004 Öster 24 (6)
2004–2006 Helsingborg 49 (6)
2006–2010 Copenhagen 139 (22)
2010–2013 PSV 80 (4)
2013– Beşiktaş 240 (22)
National team
2001–2003 Canada U20 19 (0)
2002–2004 Canada U23 10 (0)
2003– Canada 85 (7)
  • Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of May 17, 2021.

† Appearances (Goals).

‡ National team caps and goals correct as of March 25, 2021

Atiba Hutchinson (born 8 February 1983) is a Canadian professional soccer player who plays for and captains both Süper Lig club Beşiktaş and the Canada national team as a midfielder. While playing in Denmark he won the Danish Super Liga Player of the Year, becoming the first North American player to receive the award. That same season Hutchinson won Canadian Player of the Year for the first time in his career. Between 2010 and 2013, he played for PSV Eindhoven in the Dutch Eredivisie.

In 2012 as part of the Canadian Soccer Association's centennial celebration, he was named to the all-time Canada XI men's team.

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