Cobi Jones

Date of birth16 June 1970
Place of birthDetroit
NationalityAmerican
Weight66 kg
Height1.70 m
PositionMidfielder

Cobi Jones is the USA's most capped player with 163 caps and a member of the National Soccer Hall of Fame.

He originally had trials with FC Cologne but his performances in the 1994 World Cup Finals won him a contract at Coventry City.

Cobi failed to make a big impression and moved back to MLS after a brief spell at Vasco de Gama to play for the LA Galaxy for 11 years.

Club history

Team Joined Left Loan / Trialist
USSF 08 Sep 1994
Coventry City 08 Sep 1994 30 Jun 1995

Club stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Goals Y R
1994-95 Coventry City FA Cup
1
1994-95 Coventry City League Cup 2
1
1994-95 Coventry City Premier League 16
5
2


Please note: Career stats are based on performances in the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.

Club matches

Date Match Result Competition Round
17 Sep 1994 Coventry City v Leeds United W 2-1 Premier League
20 Sep 1994 Wrexham v Coventry City W 1-2 League Cup 2nd round 1st leg
24 Sep 1994 Coventry City v Southampton L 1-3 Premier League
03 Oct 1994 Leicester City v Coventry City D 2-2 Premier League
05 Oct 1994 Coventry City v Wrexham W 3-2
Agg: 5-3
League Cup 2nd round 2nd leg
10 Oct 1994 Coventry City v Ipswich Town W 2-0 Premier League
15 Oct 1994 Everton v Coventry City W 0-2 Premier League
23 Oct 1994 Arsenal v Coventry City L 2-1 Premier League
26 Oct 1994 Blackburn Rovers v Coventry City L 2-0 League Cup 3rd round
02 Nov 1994 Coventry City v Crystal Palace L 1-4 Premier League
06 Nov 1994 Chelsea v Coventry City D 2-2 Premier League
19 Nov 1994 Coventry City v Norwich City W 1-0 Premier League
26 Nov 1994 West Ham United v Coventry City W 0-1 Premier League
03 Dec 1994 Coventry City v Liverpool D 1-1 Premier League
10 Dec 1994 Wimbledon v Coventry City L 2-0 Premier League
17 Dec 1994 Coventry City v Newcastle United D 0-0 Premier League
26 Dec 1994 Coventry City v Nottingham Forest D 0-0 Premier League
28 Dec 1994 Sheffield Wednesday v Coventry City L 5-1 Premier League
31 Dec 1994 Coventry City v Tottenham Hotspur L 0-4 Premier League
03 Jan 1995 Manchester United v Coventry City L 2-0 Premier League
21 Jan 1995 Coventry City v Arsenal L 0-1 Premier League
08 Feb 1995 Norwich City v Coventry City L 3-1 FA Cup 4th round replay
11 Feb 1995 Crystal Palace v Coventry City W 0-2 Premier League
06 May 1995 Ipswich Town v Coventry City L 2-0 Premier League
09 May 1995 Tottenham Hotspur v Coventry City W 1-3 Premier League


Please note: Match history is complete for the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.

International stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Goals Y R
1990-91 USA Under-21
1
1991-92 USA Carolina Challenge
1
1991-92 USA Olympics 5
1
1991-92 USA OT v A 1
1991-92 USA Panamerican Games 3
1
1
1991-92 USA Toulon Under-21 3
1991-92 USA Under-21 5
1
2
1992-93 USA A v B 2
1
1992-93 USA Copa America 3
1992-93 USA FIFA Confederations Cup
1
1
1992-93 USA International Friendly 2
9
1992-93 USA Kirin Japan Cup
2
1992-93 USA Olympics 2
1
1992-93 USA US Cup
3
1993-94 USA Carlsberg 1
1993-94 USA Carlsberg Cup 1
1993-94 USA CONCACAF Gold Cup 3
1
1993-94 USA FIFA World Cup 1
3
1993-94 USA International Friendly 20
1
2
1993-94 USA Joe Robbie Cup 2
1
1994-95 USA Copa America 3
3
1994-95 USA International Friendly 5
1994-95 USA US Cup 1
2
1
1995-96 USA CONCACAF Gold Cup 4
1995-96 USA International Friendly 1
1
1995-96 USA US Cup 3
1996-97 USA FIFA World Cup 6
2
1
1996-97 USA International Friendly 3
1
1996-97 USA US Cup 2
1
1997-98 USA CONCACAF Gold Cup 4
1997-98 USA FIFA World Cup 6
2
1997-98 USA International Friendly 6
1
1998-99 USA International Friendly 4
1998-99 USA US Cup 1
1999-00 USA CONCACAF Gold Cup 3
2
1999-00 USA FIFA Confederations Cup 3
1
1999-00 USA International Friendly 3
1
1
1999-00 USA US Nike Cup 2
1
2
2000-01 USA FIFA World Cup 5
3
1
1
2000-01 USA International Friendly 1
1
2001-02 USA CONCACAF Gold Cup 4
1
2001-02 USA FIFA World Cup 3
6
2001-02 USA International Friendly 4
2
2002-03 USA International Friendly
1
2004-05 USA FIFA World Cup
4
1


Please note: Career stats are based on performances in the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.

International matches

Date Match Result Competition Round
27 Jul 1990 Canada v USA W 0-4 U21
05 Aug 1991 USA v Suriname W 1-0 Panamerican Games Group A 1st round
07 Aug 1991 USA v Canada W 3-1 Panamerican Games Group A 1st round
09 Aug 1991 USA v Honduras W 2-1 Panamerican Games Group A 1st round
11 Aug 1991 Cuba v USA W 1-2 Panamerican Games Semi-final
25 Aug 1991 Haiti v USA W 0-2 Olympics
14 Sep 1991 USA v Jamaica W 1-0 CAROLINA CHALL
17 Jan 1992 Uruguay v USA L 3-2 U21
22 Jan 1992 Brazil v USA L 3-0 U21
11 Feb 1992 Portugal v USA D 1-1 U21
17 Mar 1992 USA v Korea Republic W 3-1 U21
19 Mar 1992 USA v El Salvador D 2-2 U21
25 Mar 1992 Mexico v USA W 1-2 Olympics
05 Apr 1992 USA v Honduras W 4-3 Olympics
19 Apr 1992 Honduras v USA W 3-4 Olympics
26 Apr 1992 USA v Mexico W 3-0 Olympics
10 May 1992 USA v Canada W 3-1 Olympics
25 May 1992 Scotland v USA W 0-5 Toulon Under-21 Group B
26 May 1992 USA v Yugoslavia L 0-3 Toulon Under-21 Group B
29 May 1992 Portugal v USA L 2-0 Toulon Under-21 Group B
20 Jun 1992 USA v Bermuda D 1-1 OT v A
20 Jun 1992 USA v Bermuda D 1-1 U21
24 Jul 1992 Italy v USA L 2-1 Olympics 1st round group A
27 Jul 1992 USA v Kuwait W 3-1 Olympics 1st round group A
29 Jul 1992 USA v Poland D 2-2 Olympics 1st round group A
03 Sep 1992 Canada v USA W 0-2 International Friendly
09 Oct 1992 USA v Canada D 0-0 International Friendly
19 Oct 1992 USA v Ivory Coast W 5-2 Intercontinental Championship 3rd place play-off
31 Jan 1993 USA v Denmark D 2-2 International Friendly
06 Feb 1993 USA v Romania D 1-1 International Friendly
13 Feb 1993 USA v Russia L 0-1 International Friendly
21 Feb 1993 USA v Russia D 0-0 International Friendly
10 Mar 1993 Hungary v USA D 0-0 KIRIN JAPAN CUP
14 Mar 1993 Japan v USA L 3-1 KIRIN JAPAN CUP
23 Mar 1993 El Salvador v USA D 2-2 A v B
25 Mar 1993 Honduras v USA L 4-1 A v B
09 Apr 1993 Saudi Arabia v USA W 0-2 International Friendly
17 Apr 1993 USA v Iceland D 1-1 International Friendly
08 May 1993 USA v Colombia L 1-2 International Friendly
23 May 1993 USA v Bolivia D 0-0 International Friendly
27 May 1993 USA v Peru D 0-0 International Friendly
06 Jun 1993 USA v Brazil L 0-2 US Cup
09 Jun 1993 USA v England W 2-0 US Cup
13 Jun 1993 USA v Germany L 3-4 US Cup
16 Jun 1993 Uruguay v USA L 1-0 Copa America Group A
19 Jun 1993 Ecuador v USA L 2-0 Copa America Group A
22 Jun 1993 USA v Venezuela D 3-3 Copa America Group A
10 Jul 1993 USA v Jamaica W 1-0 CONCACAF Gold Cup Group A
14 Jul 1993 USA v Panama W 2-1 CONCACAF Gold Cup Group A
21 Jul 1993 USA v Costa Rica W 1-0 CONCACAF Gold Cup Semi-final
25 Jul 1993 Mexico v USA L 4-0 CONCACAF Gold Cup Final
31 Aug 1993 Iceland v USA W 0-1 International Friendly
08 Sep 1993 Norway v USA L 1-0 International Friendly
13 Oct 1993 USA v Mexico D 1-1 International Friendly
23 Oct 1993 USA v Ukraine L 0-1 International Friendly
14 Nov 1993 USA v Cayman Islands W 8-1 International Friendly
05 Dec 1993 USA v El Salvador W 7-0 International Friendly
18 Dec 1993 USA v Germany L 0-3 International Friendly
15 Jan 1994 USA v Norway W 2-1 International Friendly
21 Jan 1994 USA v Switzerland D 1-1 International Friendly
29 Jan 1994 USA v Russia D 1-1 International Friendly
10 Feb 1994 Denmark League XI v USA L 0-0 (2-4) Carlsberg Cup
13 Feb 1994 Romania v USA L 2-1 CARLSBERG 3rd place
18 Feb 1994 USA v Bolivia D 1-1 ROBBIE CUP
20 Feb 1994 USA v Sweden L 1-3 ROBBIE CUP Final
05 Mar 1994 USA v Korea Republic W 1-0 International Friendly
12 Mar 1994 USA v Korea Republic D 1-1 International Friendly
26 Mar 1994 USA v Bolivia D 2-2 International Friendly
16 Apr 1994 USA v Moldova D 1-1 International Friendly
20 Apr 1994 USA v Moldova W 3-0 International Friendly
24 Apr 1994 USA v Iceland L 1-2 International Friendly
30 Apr 1994 USA v Chile L 0-2 International Friendly
07 May 1994 USA v Estonia W 4-0 International Friendly
15 May 1994 USA v Armenia W 1-0 International Friendly
25 May 1994 USA v Saudi Arabia D 0-0 International Friendly
04 Jun 1994 USA v Mexico W 1-0 International Friendly
18 Jun 1994 USA v Switzerland D 1-1 FIFA World Cup Finals Group A
22 Jun 1994 USA v Colombia W 2-1 FIFA World Cup Finals Group A
26 Jun 1994 USA v Romania L 0-1 FIFA World Cup Finals Group A
04 Jul 1994 USA v Brazil L 0-1 FIFA World Cup Finals 2nd round
07 Sep 1994 England v USA L 2-0 International Friendly
19 Oct 1994 Saudi Arabia v USA L 2-1 International Friendly
25 Mar 1995 USA v Uruguay D 2-2 International Friendly
22 Apr 1995 Belgium v USA L 1-0 International Friendly
28 May 1995 USA v Costa Rica L 1-2 International Friendly
11 Jun 1995 USA v Nigeria W 3-2 US Cup
18 Jun 1995 USA v Mexico W 4-0 US Cup
25 Jun 1995 USA v Colombia D 0-0 US Cup
08 Jul 1995 USA v Chile W 2-1 Copa America Group C
11 Jul 1995 USA v Bolivia L 0-1 Copa America Group C
14 Jul 1995 Argentina v USA W 0-3 Copa America Group C
17 Jul 1995 USA v Mexico W 0-0 (4-1) Copa America Quarter-final
20 Jul 1995 USA v Brazil L 0-1 Copa America Semi-final
22 Jul 1995 Colombia v USA L 4-1 Copa America 3rd place
13 Jan 1996 USA v Trinidad and Tobago W 3-2 CONCACAF Gold Cup Group C
16 Jan 1996 USA v El Salvador W 2-0 CONCACAF Gold Cup Group C
18 Jan 1996 USA v Brazil L 0-1 CONCACAF Gold Cup Semi-final
21 Jan 1996 USA v Guatemala W 3-0 CONCACAF Gold Cup 3rd place
26 May 1996 USA v Scotland W 2-1 International Friendly
09 Jun 1996 USA v Republic of Ireland W 2-1 US Cup
12 Jun 1996 USA v Bolivia L 0-2 US Cup
16 Jun 1996 USA v Mexico D 2-2 US Cup
30 Aug 1996 USA v El Salvador W 3-1 International Friendly
03 Nov 1996 USA v Guatemala W 2-0 FIFA World Cup CONCACAF semi-final group 1
10 Nov 1996 USA v Trinidad and Tobago W 2-0 FIFA World Cup CONCACAF semi-final group 1
24 Nov 1996 Trinidad and Tobago v USA W 0-1 FIFA World Cup CONCACAF semi-final group 1
01 Dec 1996 Costa Rica v USA L 2-1 FIFA World Cup CONCACAF semi-final group 1
15 Dec 1996 USA v Costa Rica W 2-1 FIFA World Cup CONCACAF semi-final group 1
17 Jan 1997 USA v Peru L 0-1 US Cup
20 Jan 1997 USA v Mexico L 0-2 US Cup
22 Jan 1997 USA v Denmark L 1-4 US Cup
29 Jan 1997 China PR v USA L 2-1 International Friendly
01 Feb 1997 China PR v USA D 1-1 International Friendly
02 Mar 1997 Jamaica v USA D 0-0 FIFA World Cup CONCACAF final round
23 Mar 1997 Costa Rica v USA L 3-2 FIFA World Cup CONCACAF final round
17 Jun 1997 USA v Israel W 2-1 International Friendly
29 Jun 1997 El Salvador v USA D 1-1 FIFA World Cup CONCACAF final stage
07 Sep 1997 USA v Costa Rica W 1-0 FIFA World Cup CONCACAF final round
03 Oct 1997 USA v Jamaica D 1-1 FIFA World Cup CONCACAF final round
02 Nov 1997 Mexico v USA D 0-0 FIFA World Cup CONCACAF final round
09 Nov 1997 Canada v USA W 0-3 FIFA World Cup CONCACAF final round
16 Nov 1997 USA v El Salvador W 4-2 FIFA World Cup CONCACAF final round
24 Jan 1998 USA v Sweden W 1-0 International Friendly
01 Feb 1998 USA v Cuba W 3-0 CONCACAF Gold Cup Group C
07 Feb 1998 USA v Costa Rica W 2-1 CONCACAF Gold Cup Group C
10 Feb 1998 USA v Brazil W 1-0 CONCACAF Gold Cup Semi-final
15 Feb 1998 USA v Mexico L 0-1 CONCACAF Gold Cup Final
21 Feb 1998 USA v Netherlands L 0-2 International Friendly
25 Feb 1998 Belgium v USA L 2-0 International Friendly
14 Mar 1998 USA v Paraguay D 2-2 International Friendly
22 Apr 1998 Austria v USA W 0-3 International Friendly
16 May 1998 USA v FYR Macedonia D 0-0 International Friendly
30 May 1998 USA v Scotland D 0-0 International Friendly
15 Jun 1998 Germany v USA L 2-0 FIFA World Cup Finals group F
21 Jun 1998 USA v Iran L 1-2 FIFA World Cup Finals group F
25 Jun 1998 USA v Yugoslavia L 0-1 FIFA World Cup Finals group F
06 Nov 1998 USA v Australia D 0-0 International Friendly
24 Jan 1999 Bolivia v USA D 0-0 International Friendly
06 Feb 1999 USA v Germany W 3-0 International Friendly
13 Mar 1999 USA v Mexico L 1-2 US Cup Final
13 Jun 1999 USA v Argentina W 1-0 International Friendly
24 Jul 1999 New Zealand v USA W 1-2 FIFA Confederations Cup Group B
28 Jul 1999 Brazil v USA L 1-0 FIFA Confederations Cup Group B
01 Aug 1999 Mexico v USA L 1-0 FIFA Confederations Cup Semi-final
03 Aug 1999 USA v Saudi Arabia W 2-0 FIFA Confederations Cup 3rd place
16 Jan 2000 USA v Iran D 1-1 International Friendly
29 Jan 2000 Chile v USA W 1-2 International Friendly
12 Feb 2000 USA v Haiti W 3-0 CONCACAF Gold Cup Group B
16 Feb 2000 USA v Peru W 1-0 CONCACAF Gold Cup Group B
19 Feb 2000 USA v Colombia D 2-1 (1-2) CONCACAF Gold Cup Quarter-final
12 Mar 2000 USA v Tunisia D 1-1 International Friendly
26 Apr 2000 Russia v USA L 2-0 International Friendly
03 Jun 2000 USA v South Africa W 4-0 US NIKE CUP
06 Jun 2000 USA v Republic of Ireland D 1-1 US NIKE CUP
11 Jun 2000 USA v Mexico W 3-0 US NIKE CUP
16 Jul 2000 Guatemala v USA D 1-1 FIFA World Cup CONCACAF semi-final group E
23 Jul 2000 Costa Rica v USA L 2-1 FIFA World Cup CONCACAF semi-final group E
16 Aug 2000 USA v Barbados W 7-0 FIFA World Cup CONCACAF semi-final group E
03 Sep 2000 USA v Guatemala W 1-0 FIFA World Cup CONCACAF semi-final group E
11 Oct 2000 USA v Costa Rica D 0-0 FIFA World Cup CONCACAF semi-final group E
15 Nov 2000 Barbados v USA W 0-4 FIFA World Cup CONCACAF semi-final group E
03 Feb 2001 USA v Colombia L 0-1 International Friendly
28 Feb 2001 USA v Mexico W 2-0 FIFA World Cup CONCACAF finals
03 Mar 2001 USA v Brazil L 1-2 International Friendly
28 Mar 2001 Honduras v USA W 1-2 FIFA World Cup CONCACAF finals
01 Jul 2001 Mexico v USA L 1-0 FIFA World Cup CONCACAF finals
01 Sep 2001 USA v Honduras L 2-3 FIFA World Cup CONCACAF finals
04 Sep 2001 Costa Rica v USA L 2-0 FIFA World Cup CONCACAF finals
07 Oct 2001 USA v Jamaica W 2-1 FIFA World Cup CONCACAF finals
10 Nov 2001 Trinidad and Tobago v USA D 0-0 FIFA World Cup CONCACAF finals
09 Dec 2001 Korea Republic v USA L 1-0 International Friendly
19 Jan 2002 USA v Korea Republic W 2-1 CONCACAF Gold Cup Finals Group B
21 Jan 2002 USA v Cuba W 1-0 CONCACAF Gold Cup Finals Group B
27 Jan 2002 USA v El Salvador W 4-0 CONCACAF Gold Cup Quarter-final
30 Jan 2002 USA v Canada W 0-0 (4-2) CONCACAF Gold Cup Semi-final
02 Feb 2002 USA v Costa Rica W 2-0 CONCACAF Gold Cup Final
10 Mar 2002 USA v Ecuador W 1-0 International Friendly
27 Mar 2002 Germany v USA L 4-2 International Friendly
03 Apr 2002 USA v Mexico W 1-0 International Friendly
12 May 2002 USA v Uruguay W 2-1 International Friendly
19 May 2002 USA v Netherlands L 0-2 International Friendly
05 Jun 2002 USA v Portugal W 3-2 FIFA World Cup Finals Group D
14 Jun 2002 Poland v USA L 3-1 FIFA World Cup Finals Group D
17 Jun 2002 Mexico v USA W 0-2 FIFA World Cup Finals 2nd round
21 Jun 2002 Germany v USA L 1-0 FIFA World Cup Finals quarter-final
08 May 2003 USA v Mexico D 0-0 International Friendly
18 Aug 2004 Jamaica v USA D 1-1 FIFA World Cup CONCACAF 3rd stage, group 1
04 Sep 2004 USA v El Salvador W 2-0 FIFA World Cup CONCACAF 3rd stage, group 1
08 Sep 2004 Panama v USA D 1-1 FIFA World Cup CONCACAF 3rd stage, group 1
09 Oct 2004 El Salvador v USA W 0-2 FIFA World Cup CONCACAF 3rd stage, group 1


Please note: Match history is complete for the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.