Hugo Sosa

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This name uses Spanish naming customs: the first or paternal family name is Sosa and the second or maternal family name is Franco.
Hugo Sosa
Personal information
Full name Hugo Ranulfo Sosa Franco
Date of birth (1970-11-26) 26 November 1970 (age 46)
Place of birth Luque, Paraguay
Height 1.83 m (6 ft 0 in)
Playing position Forward
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1992 Sportivo Luqueño
1993 Emelec
1994 América de Cali
1999 Sportivo Luqueño
2003 Independiente Petrolero
2004 Club San José
2005 The Strongest
2006 Unión Central
National team
1992 Paraguay U23
1996–1999 Paraguay 3 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.

Hugo Ranulfo Sosa (born 26 November 1970 in Luque) is a former Paraguayan football player.

Club career[edit]

Sosa began his professional career in Paraguay, and had a spell with Sportivo Luqueño. He had a brief loan spell with Emelec in Serie A de Ecuador during 1993.[1] Sosa finished his career playing in Bolivia with Club San José, The Strongest and Unión Central.[2]

International career[edit]

Sosa made two appearances for the senior Paraguay national football team during 1999. He also played for Paraguay at the 1992 Summer Olympics in Barcelona.[3][4] Sosa made his international debut for Paraguay on 21 April 1996 in a friendly match against Bosnia (3-0 win) in Asunción.


  1. ^ "Ficha del Jugador: SOSA FRANCO HUGO RANULFO". FEF. Retrieved 2009-03-25. 
  2. ^ "El experimentado luqueño que llega a los goles actuando de centrodelantero". ABC Digital. 2005-11-07. Retrieved 2009-03-25. 
  3. ^ Hugo SosaFIFA competition record
  4. ^ "Hugo Sosa". Sports Reference. Retrieved 2009-03-25. 

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