Zach Thornton

Football, Football player

1973 –

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Who is Zach Thornton?

Zach Thornton is a retired goalkeeper who spent sixteen seasons in Major League Soccer with the New York/New Jersey MetroStars, Chicago Fire, Colorado Rapids, New York Red Bulls and Chivas USA. He was the starting goalkeeper for the Fire when it won MLS Cup '98 in its inaugural year. He, along with Chris Armas and C. J. Brown, are the only three Fire players to be a part of all six of the club's domestic championships from 1998 through 2006.

Thornton is currently the goalkeeping coach for both the men's and women's soccer programs at Elizabethtown College. He also works on a part-time volunteer basis in a similar capacity with the men's soccer team at his alma mater Loyola University Maryland.

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Born
Oct 10, 1973
Edgewood
Parents
Ethnicity
  • African American
Nationality
  • United States of America
Profession
Education
  • Loyola University Maryland

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

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