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Jeff Agoos

Personal information
Full nameJeffrey Alan Agoos
Date of birthMay 2, 1968(age 48)
Place of birthGeneva, Switzerland
Height1.77 m (5 ft 10 in)
Playing positionDefender

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Jeffrey Alan "Jeff" Agoos (born May 2, 1968, in Geneva, Switzerland) is a retired American soccer defender, and one of the all-time appearance leaders for the United States national team.

Agoos (nicknamed Goose), was born in Switzerland, when his father, who was a U.S. diplomat, was posted there. However, he was raised in Texas, and won a record five MLS championships: three with D.C. United and two with the San Jose Earthquakes. He also won the 1996 U.S. Open Cup and was the 2001 MLS Defender of the Year. He was elected for induction into the National Soccer Hall of Fame in 2009.

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