FAIR LAWN, N.J. -- Happy birthday to pro soccer player Sacir Hot, who played for Fair Lawn High School. He will turn 26 on Saturday, June 10.
Hot was born in Wayne. He's a first-generation American whose parents immigrated from Montenegro in the '80s. He's of Bosniak and Albanian descent. After excelling in soccer in high school, he played for the New York Red Bulls Academy while attending Boston College.
He then played a year with the New York Red Bulls, but was then waived in 2012. In 2013, he played for Hessen Kassel, a German club. He also played for the United States Under-18 and Under-20 men's national teams.