Orión with Estudiantes LP in 2010
Agustín Ignacio Orión
Date of birth
June 26, 1981
Place of birth
Ramos Mejía, Argentina
1.87 m (6 ft 2 in)
San Lorenzo 98
Estudiantes LP 53
Boca Juniors 92
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of June 04, 2014.
† Appearances (Goals).
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of June 04, 2014
Agustín Ignacio Orión ( Spanish pronunciation: ; born June 26, 1981) is an [aɣusˈtin oˈɾjon] Argentine football goalkeeper who currently plays for Boca Juniors.
San Lorenzo's first choice goalkeeper in 2007, when he helped the club to win the Clausura tournament.
On 9 December 2009, the goalkeeper left San Lorenzo for 500000 euros and joined
Estudiantes de La Plata. [1 ]
On July 2011 Orión signed with
Boca Juniors, where he won the 2011 Apertura. [2 ]
Since 2012, Orión is the vice-captain of the team, and he is one of the most important players in Boca Juniors and one of the best goalkeepers in
Argentina. He's also goalkeeper in the Argentina national football team.
In 2013, Agustín received offers from important European clubs,
Boca Juniors, because he is an important piece in the team and he loves the club.
but he decided to stay in
International career [ edit ]
Orión was called up to the
Argentina national football team as third goalkeeper behind Roberto Abbondanzieri and Juan Pablo Carrizo for the 2007 Copa América held in Venezuela. [3 ]
He made his debut for the
Albiceleste against Brazil in the in September 2011. Superclásico de las Américas [3 ]
In June 2014, Orión was named in Argentina's squad for the
2014 FIFA World Cup. [4 ]
International appearances [ edit ]
Honours [ edit ]
Estudiantes de La Plata
Country [ edit ]
Individual [ edit ]
References [ edit ]
External links [ edit ]