Francisco Aguirre

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Francisco Aguirre
Personal information
Full name Francisco Ricardo Aguirre
Date of birth (1977-09-01) September 1, 1977 (age 39)
Place of birth Buenos Aires, Argentina
Height 1.78 m (5 ft 10 in)
Playing position Striker
Club information
Current team
FC Naters
Number 9
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1997–1999 Banfield 21 (3)
1999–2000 Brown de Adrogué 30 (15)
2000–2001 Argentino de Quilmes 32 (16)
2001–2002 Deportivo Morón 36 (22)
2002–2003 FC Chiasso 25 (31)
2003–2005 Yverdon-Sport 73 (52)
2006 Al-Arabi (Qatar) 8 (5)
2006–2008 FC St. Gallen 63 (27)
2008–2010 AC Omonia 16 (3)
2010 Aris Limassol (loan) 8 (1)
2010–2011 FC Locarno 19 (3)
2011–2012 FC Mendrisio-Stabio 15 (4)
2012– FC Naters 13 (4)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 17 June 2011.

Francisco Aguirre (born 1 September 1977 in Buenos Aires) is an Argentine footballer, who currently plays for FC Naters in Switzerland.

Career[edit]

He started his career at Banfield of Primera División Argentina. After spending three season at Primera B Metropolitana, he moved to Swiss 1. Liga club FC Chiasso, where he won promotion. After the season, he was signed by Swiss Challenge League side Yverdon-Sport FC, where he won promotion again in summer 2005. In this season, he went on to score 154 goals in 73 games. After a short spell in Qatar in January 2006 to summer 2006, he moved back to Switzerland for Super League side FC St. Gallen. In June 2008 the Argentinian striker signed a 3-year closed contract with AC Omonia, however he was released the following year.

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