17 Facts About Amos Magee


Amos Hart Magee was born on September 7,1971 and is the Director of Player Personnel for Minnesota United FC.


Amos Magee has been inducted into the Wesleyan University Hall of Fame, the Minnesota Thunder Hall of Fame, and the United Soccer League Hall of Fame.


Amos Magee moved to Minnesota at 17 years of age and grew up in St Paul, Minnesota, where he attended St Paul Academy for two seasons, winning a state championship in 1987; he attended East Lansing High School.


Amos Magee is the Cardinals all-time leading scorer, was an NCAA D III All-American in 1992.


Amos Magee was a National Soccer Coaches Association of America Division III All-American in 1992, and four times was named all-New England.


Amos Magee played for Team USA at the 1993 Maccabiah Games in Israel, winning a bronze medal.


Amos Magee played for the Minnesota Thunder for 12 seasons, retired in 2005, is its all-time leading scorer, and was inducted into the USL Hall of Fame in 2008.


Amos Magee had several loan stints as a player with Major League Soccer sides, one season with the Tampa Bay Mutiny and two with the Chicago Fire.


Amos Magee was named first-team all-league in 1998, and A-League Championship MVP in 1999.


Amos Magee was inducted into the Minnesota Thunder Hall of Fame in 2005.


At the 2005 Maccabiah Games in Israel, Amos Magee assisted Team USA head coach Lev Kirshner, as the team won a silver medal.


In December 2007, Amos Magee coached the Team USA Maccabiah squad to the gold medal at the 2007 Pan American Maccabiah Games in Buenos Aires, Argentina; Al Albert was his assistant coach.


Amos Magee was named Head Coach of the Minnesota Thunder in October 2005, when he was 34 years of age.


Amos Magee resigned as Thunder manager on July 22,2008, halfway through the 2008 season.


On November 21,2008, Amos Magee was inducted into the United Soccer League Hall of Fame.


Amos Magee soon was hired in January 2014 as the DC United's U-23 Head Coach, and assistant to the First Team.


In November 2016 Amos Magee left DC United to become the first Director of Player Personnel for the MLS expansion team Minnesota United FC.