Rodrigo Battaglia

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Rodrigo Battaglia
Personal information
Full name Rodrigo Andrés Battaglia
Date of birth (1991-07-12) July 12, 1991 (age 23)
Place of birth Morón, Argentina
Height 1.87 m (6 ft 1 12 in)
Playing position Midfielder
Club information
Current team
Number 16
Youth career
Vélez Sársfield
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2010–2013 Huracán 68 (3)
2013–2014 Racing Club 8 (0)
2014– Braga 6 (0)
2014 Braga B 2 (1)
2014−2015 Moreirense (loan) 0 (0)
National team
2011 Argentina U-20 8 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 03:06, 16 January 2014 (UTC).
† Appearances (Goals).

Rodrigo Andrés Battaglia (born 12 July 1991) is an Argentine football midfielder who plays for Moreirense on loan from Braga in Primeira Liga.


Club career[edit]

Battaglia spent time in the youth divisions of Vélez Sársfield and Almagro before joining Huracán. He made his professional debut aged 19 as a substitute in a 3–0 away defeat to Racing Club in the Primera División on 2 October 2010.[1] His first goal for the club came on 26 March 2011 in a 2–0 win against Gimnasia y Esgrima de La Plata.[2]

In January 2014, Battaglia joined Sporting Braga in Portugal.[3]

International career[edit]

Battaglia played for the Argentina U-20 team that finished third in the 2011 South American Youth Championship. As of March 2011 he has made eight appearances at under–20 level.


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