Fabio Escobar

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This name uses Spanish naming customs: the first or paternal family name is Escobar and the second or maternal family name is Benítez.
Fabio Escobar
Personal information
Full name Fabio Escobar Benítez
Date of birth (1982-02-15) 15 February 1982 (age 32)
Place of birth Asunción, Paraguay
Height 1.79 m (5 ft 10 in)
Playing position Striker
Club information
Current team
Capiatá
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2002 Sportivo San Lorenzo 22 (1)
2003 Puerto Montt 31 (7)
2004 Nacional Asunción 27 (7)
2005 Toluca 12 (0)
2005 Mexiquense 4 (1)
2006 Nacional Asunción 16 (6)
2007 Macara 30 (5)
2008–2009 Nacional PY 59 (25)
2009–2010 Atlético Tucumán 25 (7)
2010 Argentinos Juniors 4 (0)
2011–2012 Guaraní 26 (4)
2013 Atlético Huila 6 (0)
2013– Capiatá 38 (17)
National team
2004– Paraguay 4 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 18 December 2010.

† Appearances (Goals).

‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 28 September 2010

Fabio Escobar Benítez (born 2 February 1982 in Asunción) is a Paraguayan football forward who plays for Deportivo Capiatá.

Career[edit]

Escobar started his career in Sportivo San Lorenzo of Paraguay before playing for Puerto Montt of Chile, Club Toluca and Atlético Mexiquense of Mexico, Macara of Ecuador and Nacional Asunción of Paraguay. He was the top scorer in the 2008 Torneo Apertura.[1]

In 2009 he joined Atlético Tucumán of Argentina, following their relegation from the Primera División he joined Argentinos Juniors in 2010.

Escobar was part of the Paraguay national football team squad that competed in the 2004 Copa America.

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