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|Full name||Marco Jhonfai Fabián de la Mora|
|Date of birth||21 July 1989|
|Place of birth||Zapopan, Jalisco, Mexico|
|Height||1.70 m (5 ft 7 in)|
|Current club||Cruz Azul
(on loan from Guadalajara)
|2014–||→ Cruz Azul (loan)||8||(4)|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 4 December 2013.
† Appearances (Goals).
Fabián comes from Guadalajara and is a graduate of the local team Chivas. Fabián made his senior team debut in the Apertura 2007 season in the match against Chiapas, and scored the first goal during the Clausura 2008 tournament against Monarcas Morelia. Fabián took part in the Copa Libertadores in 2010 as Guadalajara reached the finals of the tournament.
Fabián represented Mexico in several youth categories. He was in the initial roster for the 2011 Copa América, but was expelled from the team and suspended for six months along with six other players, for breaking disciplinary codes at their concentration hotel in Quito, Ecuador. In 2012, as a competitor of the Mexico U-23 team, Fabián helped Mexico qualify to the 2012 Summer Olympics and win the 2012 Toulon Tournament, where he was the top scorer. Fabián was part of Mexico's roster who won the Olympic gold medal at the 2012 Summer Olympics in London.
Fabián was spotted early on and recruited by Guadalajara as a promising talent. He spent ten years in the Chivas youth system, including appearances for their affiliate club Tapatio.
On 10 November 2007, Fabián made his first-team debut in a match against Jaguares de Chiapas in the Apertura tournament wearing jersey no. 33, coach Efrain Flores handing him his opportunity. He scored his first goal for the club in a 6–0 win over Morelia. After the 2010–2011 season, he has a total of 23 goals and 19 assists in 122 official games for Club Deportivo Guadalajara. Fabián scored two goals for Chivas in a friendly match against FC Barcelona on 3 August 2011 during the 2011 World Football Challenge, they won the match 4–1.
Loan to Cruz Azul
During the Gold Cup 2011 he was named as one of the replacements for the 5 players who tested positive for clenbuterol, but would only be called to join them in an emergency, because he was already in concentration with the U-22 in preparation for the Copa America.
He started most of the preparation games and scored a few goals before being suspended for six months, along with seven more players, for breaking disciplinary codes at their concentration hotel in Quito, Ecuador.
After serving his 6 month suspension, Marco made his first senior International cap against Venezuela in a 3–1 win on 25 January 2012.
In 2012 Fabián was called up for the Mexico U-23, participating in the 2012 CONCACAF Men's Olympic Qualifying Tournament and the 2012 Toulon Tournament, winning the Top Scorer trophy in both tournaments.
|1.||30 January 2013||University of Phoenix Stadium, Glendale, United States||Denmark||1–0||1–1||Friendly|
|2.||7 July 2013||Rose Bowl, Pasadena, United States||Panama||1–1||1–2||2013 CONCACAF Gold Cup|
|3.||11 July 2013||CenturyLink Field, Seattle, United States||Canada||2–0||2–0||2013 CONCACAF Gold Cup|
|4.||14 July 2013||Sports Authority Field at Mile High, Denver, United States||Martinique||1–0||3–1||2013 CONCACAF Gold Cup|
- InterLiga: 2009
- CONCACAF Gold Cup: 2011
- CONCACAF Men's Olympic Qualifying Tournament: 2012 CONCACAF Men's Olympic Qualifying Tournament
- Toulon Tournament: 2012 Toulon Tournament
- Olympic Gold Medal: Football at the 2012 Summer Olympics – Men's tournament
Top scorer Mexico U-23
Year by years statistics
- Transfermarkt profile
- *Marco Fabián Liga MX stats at Medio Tiempo.com (Spanish)
- "Comunicado de Prensa (Marco Fabián)" (in Spanish). C.D. Guadalajara. 12 December 2013.
- "Gold Cup Organizing Committee authorizes Mexico to replace up to five players". CONCACAF.com. 20 June 2011.
- "Mexico adds Reynoso, Aguilar, Mier". CONCACAF.com. 20 June 2011.
- "8 players suspended from Mexico U-22 squad for the 2011 Copa América". mediotiempo.com. 28 June 2011. Retrieved 4 August 2011.
- "Marco Fabian's Senior National Team Goals".