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Chris Albright
Height: 6-1.
Weight: 185.
Born: January 14, 1979.
Hometown: Philadelphia, Penn.
College/Club: University of Virginia.

Profile: A strong, talented forward who has exceptional goal-scoring instincts ... Made his Under-20 National Team debut on April 4, 1998 in a 1-1 draw versus Iceland ... Led the U-20s in scoring in '98 with 10 goals in 18 international matches ... Also scored 4 goals in non-international matches ... Tied with Nick Garcia for the most goals during CONCACAF qualifying with four ... Scored a spectacular diving header in a friendly against Jamaica on Dec. 12, 1998 in Richmond, Va. ... Played in one international match with the U-18 National Team in 1997, scoring two goals in a 3-2 victory over Norway at the Paolo Valenti Tournament in Italy ... Named to the Soccer America All-Freshman team in 1997 after playing in all 26 of Virginia's matches, scoring 11 goals and adding seven assists ... Ranked fifth in the ACC in both goals and points ... One of Soccer America's Super 11 recruits following his senior year at William Penn Charter H.S. ... Excelled in track and football in high school ... Favorite player is Arsenal and Holland scoring ace Denis Bergkamp ... Most memorable soccer moment was qualifying for Nigeria '99 at the CONCACAF tournament in Trinidad.