Miguel Palafox

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Miguel Palafox
Personal information
Full name Miguel Agustín Palafox Prudencio
Date of birth (1994-12-29) December 29, 1994 (age 22)
Place of birth Los Angeles, California, United States
Height 6 ft 1 in (1.85 m)
Playing position Defender
Club information
Current team
New York Cosmos B
Number 16
Youth career
2013–2014 Alianza De Fútbol Hispano
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2014–2015 León 1 (0)
2015 Santa Tecla 1[1] (0)
2016– New York Cosmos B 6 (2)

* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of May 10, 2016.


Miguel Agustín Palafox Prudencio (born December 29, 1994) is an American soccer footballer who currently plays for New York Cosmos B of the National Premier Soccer League.[2]

Early life[edit]

Palafox was born in Los Angeles, California. He is an American of Mexican and Salvadoran descent.[3]

Career[edit]

Club Leon[edit]

After a high school career at Taft in Los Angeles, Palafox trialed with several Liga MX clubs via Alianza de Futbol Hispano, an organization that gears to develop Hispanic soccer at the amateur level. Through Alianza de Futbol Hispano, Palafox was able to secure a contract with Club León of Liga MX in April 2014.

Palafox made his professional league debut with León on April 12, 2014 as a starter against Toluca.[4] León won both the Apertura and Clausura in the 2013–14 Liga MX season.

Santa Tecla[edit]

On June 20, 2015 it was announced that Palafox signed to Santa Tecla of the Salvadoran Primera División.[5]

New York Cosmos B[edit]

On May 6, 2016 it was announced that Palafox signed to New York Cosmos B of the National Premier Soccer League.[6]

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