Brek Shea

Soccer Player
Hometown College Station, ...
Height 6' 3'' (1.9m)
Other Names Shea, Dane Brekken

Dane Brekken "Brek" Shea is an American soccer player who plays as a midfielder for FC Dallas in Major League Soccer and the United States national team. A versatile attacking player known for his size, strength and speed, Shea has been deployed in a variety of defensive, midfield and attacking roles, before settling as a wide-midfielder. Shea is considered one of the best young talents in the MLS.… Read More

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1990 Birth Born on February 28, 1990.


2007 17 Years Old After his years in Bryan, Shea moved to U.S. Residency in Bradenton, Florida, while there Shea graduated in the top ten of his class at Edison Academy and later went to train with Bolton Wanderers F.C. in England in October 2007.
Shea did not play college soccer and instead turned professional straight out of high school. He was drafted 2nd overall by FC Dallas in the 2008 MLS SuperDraft, and he signed a Generation adidas contract.
Shea earned his first professional start on May 23, 2009 in a match versus the Los Angeles Galaxy.


He eventually settled in at left winger during the 2010 MLS season. … Read More
After playing left midfield during a Generation Adidas trip to Spain, Shea started the 2011 season at center-back, with manager Schellas Hyndman saying he found Shea's talents better used there.
2012 22 Years Old After a six-month rough patch during his 2012 campaign, Shea made his return to the U.S. national team for a friendly against Mexico on August 15, 2012. … Read More
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