7 - Russell Cicerone

Position:   Forward
Birthdate:   11/17/1994
Hometown:   Bloomfield Hills, Michigan
Height:   5'11"
Weight:   170
Twitter:   @r_cicerone7



  • Signed his first professional contract with the Portland Timbers 2 in 2017
  • Appeared in 29 matches during his rookie campaign, scoring one goal
  • Drafted in the 3rd round of the MLS SuperDraft by the Portland Timbers


  • Played collegiately at the University of Buffalo from 2013-2017
  • Earned First Team All-MAC 2013-2017
  • Won the MAC Player of the Year award in 2017
  • Started strong at Buffalo earning MAC rookie of the Year in 2013

High School:

  • Played at Brother Rice High School in Birmingham, Michigan
  • Won the Division 1 State Championship in 2009


  • Began his soccer career playing with the Vardar Academy in greater Detroit