UD Men's Soccer BIO
9 Guillermo Delgado

Team captain two-time letterwinner for the Blue Hens • two-time All-American • returns as one of the nation’s leading scorers • name to the Watch List for the MAC Hermann Award, presented to the top male collegiate soccer player in the nation • fourth in Delaware history with 61 career points • tied for third all-time with 27 goals • has 12 career game-winning goals.

MAC Hermann Award Watch List • CAA Preseason Player of the Year Top Drawer Soccer Preseason Best XI second team.

NSCAA first team All-American • NSCAA first team All-Midwest Region • third team Best XI • CAA Player of the Year • first team All-CAA • Preseason MAC Hermann Award Watch List • UD Alumni Association Outstanding Male Athlete of the Year • UD Alumni Association Team MVP • started all 19 games during sophomore campaign • led the CAA and Delaware and finished ninth nationally with 11 goals on the season • third in the NCAA with six game-winning goals • tied school record with three game-winning goals, a mark he set in 2013 • added two assists to give him a season total of 26 points, which was good for 19th across the country • ranked 21st in the NCAA with 1.37 points per game • recorded a season-high two goals in Delaware's victories over Iona and St. Bonaventure • scored in four straight games from Sept. 4-14 • registered 65 shots on the season • recorded five game-winning goals including deciding goals in the final seconds of overtime in UD's victories over UNCW and Hofstra • guided Delaware to first CAA regular season title in school history • CAA Player of the Week (Sept. 8; Oct. 20) • National 5 & 10 Best of the Blue Hens Athlete of the Week (Oct. 20) • Corvias ECAC Tri-Player of the Week (Oct. 21).

Enjoyed an outstanding freshman season in which he was one of the nation's most prolific scorers • became first freshman in school history to earn All-American honors when he earned second team honors by NSCAA/Continental Tire • earned fourth team All-American honors and was selected as national Freshman of the Year by College Sports Madness •  ranked No. 5 freshman in the nation by • first team All-South Atlantic Region and second team ECAC All-East • named Colonial Athletic Association Rookie of the Year and first team All-CAA • UD Alumni Association Team Most Valuable Player •  two-time CAA Rookie of the Week • started all 20 games at forward and tallied 15 goals and 5 assists for 35 points • led all NCAA freshman and was No. 4 overall in total goals (15) and ranked No. 4 in total points (35) • led a Delaware offense that ranked No. 2 in the nation with 2.25 goals per game • recorded 87 total shots with 47 of them on goal • scored a goal in each of his first five career games and scored at least one goal 12 times and had at least one point 16 times • scored two goals each vs. UNLV (collegiate debut) and in consecutive games vs. Seton Hall and Saint Bonaventure in September • dished out two assists vs. Iona • had season-high seven shots vs. Manhattan, Saint Peter's, and Drexel • one of only two players on squad to start all 20 games (Ben Sampson) • part of team that set a school record for wins in a season (14-5-1) and made its second trip to the NCAA Tournament in three years for head coach Ian Hennessy.

Attended Les Jose Luis Sampedro High School.

Guillermo [ghee—air—moh] León Delgado • born July 8, 1994 in Madrid, Spain • nickname is ‘Guille’ • son of Juán José León and Maria del Rosario Delgado Abad • has one younger sibling • health and physical education major at Delaware with a minor in strength & conditioning • enjoys cooking, playing video games, hanging out with friends, and listening to music in his spare time • also very interested in technological gadgets • aspires to become a personal trainer • lists Real Madrid as his favorite professional soccer team • took part in the Union Summer Selection Program during summer of 2014 • led Sounders FC U23 squad to Premier Development League Western Conference Championship and tournament semifinal appearance in summer 2015 under head coach Darren Sawatzky.

Year GP/GS Goals Assists Points Shots GWG
2014 19/19 12 2 26 65 6
2013 20/20 15 5 35 87 6
TOTALS 39/39 27 7
61 152 12

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Points: 4 vs. UNLV (8/30/13); Seton Hall (9/10/13); St. Bonaventure (9/13/13); Iona (9/4/14); St. Bonaventure (9/7/14)
Goals: 2 vs. UNLV (8/30/13); Seton Hall (9/10/13); St. Bonaventure (9/13/13); Iona (9/4/14); St. Bonaventure (9/7/14)
Assists: 2 vs. Iona (9/25/13)
Shots: 8 vs. Iona (9/4/14)

Position: Forward (Captain)
Height: 5'8"
Year: Junior
Hometown: Tres Cantos, Spain
High School: Jose Luis Sampedro
Major: Health & Physical Education
Experience: 2 Letters
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