Gabriel Iván Mercado
Date of birth
March 18, 1987
Place of birth
Puerto Madryn, Argentina
1.82 m (6 ft 0 in)
Right back, Centre back
Racing Club 93
Estudiantes LP 66
River Plate 66
Argentina U-20 11
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 08:07, 15 December 2010 (UTC).
† Appearances (Goals).
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 14:00, 29 July 2011 (UTC)
Gabriel Mercado (born 18 March 1987 in Puerto Madryn, Chubut) is an Argentine football defender. He currently plays for River Plate of the Argentine Primera División.
Mercado made his professional debut for
Racing Club on 21 February 2007 in a 0-1 home defeat to San Lorenzo. He went to establish himself as a regular member of the Racing first team. In July 2010, Mercado joined Estudiantes de La Plata that paid 800,000 US dollars for 50% of his rights. [1 ]
National team [ edit ]
Mercado represented the Argentina Under-20 team at the
2007 South American Youth Championship in Paraguay and at the 2007 FIFA U-20 World Cup in Canada.
Mercado made his full international debut for the
Argentina national team after being called up to join Diego Maradona's squad of Argentina based players who beat Jamaica 2-1 on 10 February 2010.
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