|No. 56 Ottawa Redblacks|
Mateas before a Redblacks game in 2019.
|Born:||March 28, 1991|
|Height||6 ft 4 in (193 cm)|
|Weight||309 lb (140 kg)|
|High school||Merivale High School|
|CFL draft||2015 / Round: 1 / Pick: 1|
|Drafted by||Ottawa Redblacks|
|Career highlights and awards|
|CFL East All-Star||2017, 2018|
Alex Peter Traian Mateas (born March 28, 1991) is a Canadian football offensive lineman for the Ottawa Redblacks of the Canadian Football League (CFL). He was drafted by the Redblacks with the first overall pick in the 2015 CFL Draft. He played college football at the University of Connecticut from 2012–2014 after redshirting at Penn State University in 2010.
His father, Traian Mateaş is a retired soccer player and current youth coach at Ottawa TFC.
- "Calling Home: Ottawa pegs Alex Mateas first overall". Archived from the original on 2015-05-24. Retrieved 2015-09-08.
- Alex Mateas bio
- Full Time Staff