#9  -  Warren Ukah
Points: 2 Cautions: 2
  Thu, 5/27/10   FC Tampa Bay Yellow Card - Persistent Infringement
  Sun, 7/04/10   Crystal Palace Baltimore Yellow Card - Unsporting Behavior

Nationality: United States


Hometown: Atlanta, Ga.

Previous Clubs: Village United (JAM), Wilmington Hammerheads (USL-2), Virginia Beach Mariners (USL-1), Atlanta Silverbacks (USL-1), Milwaukee Wave (MISL), Portland Timbers U23 (PDL), Rochester Rhinos (USL-1)


The Stars announced the signing of Atlanta native Warren Ukah on March 22, 2010. The 6-foot forward is a physical presence up front for the Stars, often operating as a lone striker in front of attacking midfielder Johnny Menyongar.


Ukah and Menyongar were teammates in 2009 for the Rochester Rhinos, where Ukah scored three goals in 12 appearances after joining from Portland Timbers U23 Premier Development League team, where he scored three times in only two games. Ukah has also spent time in his career with Jamaica’s Village United (two stints) and with USL sides the Wilmington Hammerheads, the Virginia Beach Mariners and the Atlanta Silverbacks. He also played in the Major Indoor Soccer League for the Milwaukee Wave, where he was named to the 2007-2008 MISL All Rookie team.


Ukah made his debut for the Stars on April 11, 2010, starting at forward in the team’s first-ever match, a 2-0 road loss to Vancouver Whitecaps FC.


DOB 03/22/1985
Height: 6'0"
Weight: 190 lbs