|Full name||Javier Andres Alvial|
|Date of birth||January 12, 1992|
|Place of birth||Fairfax, Virginia|
|Height||5 ft 11 in (1.80 m)|
|Playing position||Left Midfielder, Center Midfielder|
|San Luis de Quillota|
Javier Alvial (born January 12, 1992 in Fairfax, Virginia) is a retired American & Chilean footballer who last played for San Luis de Quillota in Chile. He is currently working as a Professional Scout for the Portland Timbers.
Alvial has been all over the world in his youth career. Playing in several top youth clubs such as Club Deportivo Universidad Católica in Chile, Club Atlético River Plate in Argentina, Defensor Sporting in Uruguay, Chivas USA in United States, Chelsea F.C. in England, etc.
It has been said that Alvial played in these clubs for a year or less in El Gráfico. In an interview translated from Spanish to English, he states "because of my fathers job, I always had to be travelling from place to place which is why I could not stay in one club".
Alvial's first professional experience was with Puerto Rico Islanders at the age of 14, when well-known players such as Arturo Norambuena and Gustavo Barros Schelotto were playing. His other professional experiences were with Deportes Iquique, and Major League Soccer's Columbus Crew, and FC Dallas.
Son of Jorge Alvial, Javier Alvial grew up in many different places outside of the United States such as Chile, Argentina, and Puerto Rico. In the states, he grew up in Georgia, Florida, and Virginia. He's the youngest out of the two older siblings he has.
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- "Javier Alvial: From USA to the Land of Champions" (in Spanish). Pasion Celeste. Archived from the original on 2013-04-07. Retrieved 2013-03-19.
- "Entrevista: Javier Alvial" (in Spanish). Peloteroscm. 12/04/2013. Retrieved 2013-03-19. Check date values in:
- "Kalule: "Es una gran responsabilidad dentro y fuera de la cancha"" (in Spanish). San Luis de Quillota. Archived from the original on 2013-04-07. Retrieved 2013-03-19.