Junior Season (2009)
Played in 18 games, making 17 starts in his first season in the Green and Gold ... named to the SMU Classic All-Tournament team ... finished the season with two goals, two assists and six points ... his first career goal came as the game-winner in a 2-0 victory over Centenary (9/7) ... also scored a goal in his first Conference USA game in a 1-1 tie against SMU (9/25) ... both assists occurred in the 7-1 win over FIU (10/10).
Other Soccer Info
Transfer student who played club soccer for six seasons for Deportivo de La Coruna under head coach J.L. Devesa ... has two years of eligibility remaining ... was preselected to the Under-16 Spanish National Team ... led team to two country championships ... was the team captain of the Deportivo de La Coruna Youth Team ... named Most Valuable Player of Ciudad de La Coruna International Tournament ... helped lead team to a third-place finish at the International FIFA Belinzona Tournament held in Switzerland ... was majoring in business at the Universidade de Coruna.
Born Victor Sambade Varela on Jan. 3, 1988 in Pontedeume, Spain ... favorite movies are The Godfather and Hitch ... favorite food is tortillas and ham ... favorite club team is Real Madrid ... favorite musician is Melendi.