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Position: Forward

Date of Birth: 3/21/1996 (age 25)

Height: 5’7”

Hometown: Elkridge, Maryland

Country: USA

College: Duke University

Acquired: No. 5 overall pick in the 2018 NWSL College Draft

Pronouns: she/her/hers

#28 Imani Dorsey Forward Defender Gotham FC

Player Biography

CLUB | 2021: 2 assists, 6 key passes, in 5 appearances for 2021 NWSL Challenge Cup 2020: 88% passing success rate in 4 appearances for 2020 NWSL Challenge Cup...5 key passes, 87.8% passing success rate in 4 appearances for 2020 Fall Series 2019: 2 goals, 22 key passes in 23 appearances 2018: Drafted by Sky Blue FC as 5th overall pick in 2018 NWSL College Draft… named 2018 NWSL Rookie of the Year with 4 goals, 1 assist in 13 appearances

COLLEGE | Played for Duke University from 2014-2017 2017: 14 goals, 10 assists in 25 appearances...2017 tri-captain… ended Blue Devil’s career with one of best in school history...47 shots, 38 points and tied for the lead with 14 goals and five game-winners… ACC Offensive Player of the Year, the second player in school history to earn the honor...All-ACC First Team … United Soccer Coaches First Team All-America, National Scholar Athlete of the Year...First Team Scholar All-America...CoSIDA Academic All-America Second Team…MAC Hermann Trophy semifinalist...nominee for the soccer Honda Award …3x TopDrawerSoccer’s Team of the Week … Duke Student-Athlete of the Week... placed in Duke Women’s Soccer record books, finishing tied for fourth in goals (60), placing fifth in shot percentage (.152), sixth in points (171), tied for sixth in assists (51) and ninth in shots (396) … Set individual marks in the DWS record books as well, finishing fourth with 240 shots, tied for fifth with 22 assists, sixth with 80 points and tied for sixth with 29 goals on the career side … On the single season charts, she came in fourth in shots (87), tied for fourth in points (38) and tied for seventh in goals (14) … Tied the school record for consecutive matches with a goal… led an offense that finished second nationally in points with 171 and third with 60 goals, while tallying a 2.31 scoring clip that came in ninth in the NCAA… led Duke to defeat Baylor to advance to the College Cup for the fourth time in school history 2016: 7 goals, 7 assists in 23 appearances...All-ACC Second Team … CoSIDA Third Team Academic All-America...CoSIDA Academic All-District III First Team … All-ACC Academic Team … Ranked seventh in the ACC in points, 10th in points per game (0.91), tied sixth in assists, tied eighth in assists per game (0.30), fourth in shots (70) and eighth in shots per game (3.04) … TopDrawerSoccer Team of the Week 2015: 5 goals, 3 assists in 21 appearances...ACC Co-Offensive Player of the Week...TopDrawerSoccer Honorable Mention Team of the Week 2014: 3 goals, 2 assists in 18 appearances...All-ACC Freshman Team…TopDrawerSoccer Preseason Best XI Freshman Team

INTERNATIONAL | Represented the United States on the U-17, U-19, U-23 National Teams… 2018 Women’s U-23 Nordic Tournament… first Senior call up for USWNT in October 2019

Related News

The defender signs two-year deal and will remain with the club through the 2023 season

NJ/NY Gotham FC of the National Women’s Soccer League announced today that defender Imani Dorsey will return to the club on a two-year contract. Dorsey was drafted fifth overall by Gotham FC (then Sky Blue FC) out of Duke University in the 2018 NWSL Draft. During that season, she scored four goals and added one assist and went on to be named Rookie of the Year.

NJ/NY Gotham FC defender Imani Dorsey was added to the U.S. Women’s National Team roster for the two November friendlies in Australia and will join Gotham FC teammate Margaret “Midge” Purce in camp. The call up will provide additional depth to the outside back position and will bring the total roster to 23 players.