Erick Pulgar

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Erick Pulgar
Personal information
Full name Erick Antonio Pulgar Farfán
Date of birth (1994-01-15) 15 January 1994 (age 24)
Place of birth Antofagasta, Chile
Height 1.87 m (6 ft 1 12 in)
Playing position Defensive midfielder
Club information
Current team
Number 5
Youth career
Deportes Antofagasta
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2011–2014 Deportes Antofagasta 38 (2)
2014–2015 Universidad Católica 35 (7)
2015– Bologna 54 (1)
National team
2015– Chile 5 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 15:44, 03 November 2017 (UTC).
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 12 October 2016

Erick Antonio Pulgar Farfán (born 15 January 1994) is a Chilean footballer who currently plays for the Italian Serie A side Bologna. Mainly a defensive midfielder, he can also play as a defender.

Club career[edit]

Deportes Antofagasta[edit]

Made lower in Antofagasta, started playing 6 years in South West Miramar club. At 15 he was invited to a championship Minera Escondida, Playa Blanca juice for where was the 'professional' Carlos Carcamo, who approached the young player to come to try to cadets. In Miramar played Antofagasta created but newcomer was winger and left back. It was in the 16 sub center where he lay until now. Debuted in 2013 and then ah been a regular in the series. He is a tall, fast and loose plant that covers very well the defense. Also has good passing game despite his thin body fight strongly above. In 2014 the decommissioning stressed again and this caught the revelation player of the season .[1]

Universidad Catolica[edit]

On June 28, 2014 Deportes Antofagasta confirms the transfer of Pulgar a Universidad Católica, for $400.000 US dollars for 70% of the player's rights, signing a contract for 3 years.[2] Pulgar was the most outstanding player on a bad Universidad Católica half of 2014. After the arrival of Mario Salas starts playing in the position of the Midfielder, where a prominent, even converting two goals in three games


On 20 August 2015, Italian club Bologna signed Pulgar from Universidad Católica on a four-year deal for an undisclosed fee.[3] He was given the number 5 shirt.





  1. ^ "erick pulgar el jugador relevacion" (in Spanish). 5 May 2014. Archived from the original on 6 June 2014. Retrieved 2 June 2014. 
  2. ^ "Erick Pulgar se suma a Universidad Catolica" (in Spanish). 4 July 2014. Retrieved 2 June 2014. [permanent dead link]
  3. ^ "UFFICIALE: Bologna, preso Pulgar dall'Universidad Catolica" (in Italian). 20 August 2015. Retrieved 16 February 2016. 

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