Franco Escobar

Franco Escobar
Franco Escobar
Franco Escobar
Defender
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Real Name: Franco Escobar
HT: 5' 9" WT: 159
Age: 23 (02/21/1995)
Hometown: Rosario, Argentina

Escobar, 22, has spent his entire professional career in Argentina’s Primera Division with Newell’s Old Boys. He made his professional debut June 7, 2015 against Boca Juniors. Escobar went on to make 15 starts in his first season in Argentina’s top-flight, all at right back. The Rosario native has 34 total appearances in the Primera Division, splitting time between center back and right back.

2017/18 (Newell’s): Escobar made one appearance against River Plate (Nov. 26) and played all 90 minutes in a 3-1 win.

2016/17 (Newell’s): Escobar made 12 appearances, all starts and helped lead Newell’s to finish in 11th place, qualifying for the 2018 Copa Sudamericana. He made one appearance in the Copa Argentina, starting and playing all 90 minutes against Central Norte (June 12) in a 4-1 win.

2016 (Newell’s): Escobar made five starts across seven appearances.

2015 (Newell’s): Escobar made his professional debut June 7, 2015 against Boca Juniors. He made 15 starts in his first season, all at right back, and contributed to seven clean sheets.


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Stats

MLS
Career Statistics (Regular Season)
YearClubGPGSGMINSASHTSSOGFCOFFYR
2018Atlanta United5403610004010
Career Totals-5403610004010
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