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Bryce Alderson
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Full name Bryce Alderson
Date of birth (1994-02-05) February 5, 1994 (age 30)
Place of birth Kitchener, Ontario, Canada
Height 5 ft 10 in (1.78 m)
Playing position Midfielder
Youth career
2010 Portugal FC
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2011 Vancouver Whitecaps FC U-23 11 (0)
2012–2014 Vancouver Whitecaps FC 0 (0)
2012 → Vancouver Whitecaps FC U-23 (loan) 5 (0)
2013 Charleston Battery (loan) 15 (0)
2015–2016 Fortuna Düsseldorf II 15 (0)
National team
2010–2011 Canada U17 13 (0)
2012– Canada U23 1 (0)
  • Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of April 16, 2016.

† Appearances (Goals).

‡ National team caps and goals correct as of March 22, 2012

Bryce Alderson (born February 5, 1994) is a Canadian former soccer player.

Club career

Alderson began his career with Toronto-based club Portugal FC in the Canadian Soccer League Reserve Division. In 2011, he joined Vancouver Whitecaps FC U-23. He impressed the under-23 side and appeared in two matches with Whitecaps FC in the 2011 MLS Reserve Division. On November 17, 2011 it was announced that Alderson would be joining the club's senior side for the 2012 season. He made his debut in a 2–1 win against the University of Victoria Vikes, coming on as a substitute in the Whitecaps third pre-season match of the season. Alderson was released from his contract with Vancouver on November 14, 2014.

In May 2015, Alderson joined Fortuna Düsseldorf II of the Regionalliga West.

Alderson announced his retirement from professional soccer in 2017 following several ankle injuries.

International career

Alderson captained the Canadian Under 17 team at the 2011 CONCACAF U-17 Championship as well as the 2011 FIFA U-17 World Cup. On December 12, 2011 Alderson was awarded the 2011 Canadian U-17 Player of the Year, this is the second consecutive year in which he has won the award receiving 39.6% of the vote. Alderson was called up to the Canadian U-20 camp on December 2, 2011 for the first formal camp in preparation for qualification in 2013. Alderson also joined the Canadian U-23 team for Olympic Qualifying in March 2012 starting his first match against El Salvador.



  • Canadian U-17 Player of the Year: 2010, 2011
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