Jorge Carrascal

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Jorge Carrascal
Хорхе Карраскаль.jpg
Personal information
Full name Jorge Andrés Carrascal Guardo
Date of birth (1998-05-25) 25 May 1998 (age 21)
Place of birth Cartagena, Colombia
Height 1.75 m (5 ft 9 in)
Playing position Attacking midfielder
Club information
Current team
River Plate
(on loan from Karpaty Lviv)
Number 8
Youth career
Heroicos
Millonarios
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2014–2016 Millonarios 2 (0)
2016–2018 Sevilla B 1 (0)
2017–2018Karpaty Lviv (loan) 22 (6)
2018– Karpaty Lviv 16 (0)
2019–River Plate (loan) 5 (1)
National team
2013 Colombia U15
2015 Colombia U17 5 (1)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 18 march 2019

Jorge Andrés Carrascal Guardo (born 25 May 1998) is a Colombian professional footballer who plays as an attacking midfielder for Argentine club River Plate on loan from Karpaty Lviv.

Club career[edit]

Born in Cartagena, Carrascal was a Millonarios youth graduate, after starting it out at CD Heroicos.[1] He made his professional – and Categoría Primera A – debut on 9 November 2014 at the age of only 16, coming on as a late substitute for Luis Hernán Mosquera in a 0–1 away loss against Deportes Tolima.[2]

Carrascal only appeared again 7 November 2015, again from the bench in a 0–2 loss at Independiente Medellín. His first (and only) start for the club came on 17 March 2016, in a 2–0 Copa Colombia home win against Bogotá.

On 25 May 2016 Carrascal moved abroad, signing a five-year deal with Spanish La Liga side Sevilla FC, being immediately assigned to the reserves in Segunda División.[3]

Honours[edit]

River Plate

References[edit]

  1. ^ "El cartagenero Jorge Carrascal, en los planes del Sevilla" [Cartagenero Jorge Carrascal, in Sevilla's target] (in Spanish). Primer Tiempo. Retrieved 14 July 2016.
  2. ^ "Deportes Tolima superó 1–0 a Millonarios" [Deportes Tolima defeated Millonarios by 1–0] (in Spanish). Vanguardia Liberal. 10 November 2014. Retrieved 14 July 2016.
  3. ^ "El Sevilla ficha al joven colombiano Carrascal (Millonarios) para su filial" [Sevilla sign Colombian youngster Carrascal (Millonarios) for their reserves] (in Spanish). Mundo Deportivo. 25 May 2016. Retrieved 14 July 2016.

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