Franco Sosa

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Franco Sosa
Personal information
Full name Franco Sebastián Sosa
Date of birth (1981-04-04) April 4, 1981 (age 36)
Place of birth Monteros, Argentina
Height 175 cm (5 ft 9 in)
Playing position Defender
Club information
Current team
Cúcuta Deportivo
Number TBA
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2001–2006 Gimnasia de Jujuy 129 (7)
2007–2009 Racing Club 86 (9)
2009–2011 FC Lorient 46 (3)
2011–2013 Boca Juniors 26 (0)
2013–2014 Gimnasia de Jujuy 14 (0)
2014 Juventud Antoniana 14 (1)
2015– Cúcuta Deportivo 8 (1)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 24 May 2015.

Franco Sebastián Sosa (born 4 April 1981) is an Argentine football defender currently playing for Cúcuta Deportivo.


Born in Monteros, Tucumán Province, Sosa started his playing career in 2001 with Gimnasia y Esgrima de Jujuy of the Argentine 2nd division. He was part of the team that won the Clausura 2005 and obtained promotion to the Argentine Primera. Sosa played for Gimnasia until the end of 2006, making over 100 appearances for the club, 43 in the Primera.

During the January 2006 transfer window Sosa joined Racing Club, quickly establishing himself as a key member of their defence, making appearances in 33 of the clubs 38 matches in 2007.

He played for the FC Lorient (French Premier League) during the 2009–2010 season. He signed a 3-year contract, on 22 July 2009.

On 2011, he returned to Argentina to play with Boca Juniors.


Season Team Title
Clausura 2005 Argentina Gimnasia y Esgrima de Jujuy Primera B Nacional
Apertura 2011 Argentina Boca Juniors Primera División
Copa Argentina 2012 Argentina Boca Juniors Copa Argentina


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