Dilly Duka

Dilly Duka
Dilly Duka
Real Name: Dilly Duka
HT: 5' 9" WT: 160
Age: 28 (09/15/1989)
Birthplace: Montville, NJ
Hometown: Montville, NH

Click play to hear pronunciation

In his second full season with the Fire, Duka will man the right flank for the Men in Red. A young, talented midfielder, the former U.S. Youth International enters his fifth professional season.

2013: Posted career-high numbers in his first season with the Fire. Started 24 of 31 matches, scored four goals and added three assists. INTERNATIONAL FRIENDLIES: Started and played the first half against Liga MX side Club America on July 10. U.S. OPEN CUP: Started all four matches as the Fire reached the semifinal round. Tallied an assist in the 5-1 win against Orlando City SC on June 26.

2012: Appeared in 20 matches for the Crew, adding two assists

2011: Appeared in 22 matches with 16 starts... Scored two goals (10/2 and 10/22) ... Recorded three assists... Had one yellow card (3/19)... Missed matches on 5/28, 6/8, 6/12, 6/18, 6/26, 7/2, 7/6, 7/16, 7/20, 7/23, 7/30 and 8/5 due to injury (ankle)...2011 MLS Playoffs: Started in one match (10/27 at COL)2010-11 CONCACAF Champions League: Appeared in second leg of quarterfinal match against Real Salt Lake (3/1/11)

2010: Appeared in three matches, with two starts... Had one yellow card (9/4)... Selected in the first round (No. 8 overall) of the 2010 MLS SuperDraft... Missed match on 7/31 for R ankle sprain... Made his MLS debut 08/14/10 at Real Salt Lake... 2010-11 CONCACAF Champions League: Started at Santos Laguna on 8/24, at Municipal on 9/29 and at Joe Public on 10/21 ... Came off the bench vs. Joe Public on 9/14... Had two assists both against Joe Public 9/14 and 10/21... 2010 U.S. Open Cup: Appeared in three matches with two starts.

COLLEGE: Appeared in 36 games, with 35 starts, during his two seasons at Rutgers, while recording 10 goals and five assists in that time… Selected to the All-Big East Second Team in 2008.

INTERNATIONAL: Is in the U-23 National Team pool and was called into camps in November and January in preparation for CONCACAF Olympic qualifiers... Called up to the U.S. Under-20 National Team camp in January 2009 and was a regular for the U-20 squad throughout the year, earning 14 total appearances, while totaling two goals and one assist… Scored a goal and notched an assist in his first career international match on 3/6/09… Named to the U.S. squad for the 2009 FIFA U-20 World Cup in Egypt and made three appearances, with two starts, while registering one goal (9/29 vs. Cameroon).

PERSONAL: Full name is Dilaver…The son of Rose and Frank Duka, he is of Albanian descent ... Enjoys spending his free time with his family.


Read More


No Statistics are available for this player