Pablo Nicolás Caballero

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Pablo Caballero
Personal information
Full name Pablo Nicolás Caballero
Date of birth (1986-07-21) 21 July 1986 (age 30)
Place of birth Totoras, Argentina
Height 1.91 m (6 ft 3 in)
Playing position Forward
Club information
Current team
Number 9
Youth career
Racing Club
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2007–2012 Racing Club 44 (6)
2010 Tigre (loan) 6 (0)
2011 Guaraní (loan) 15 (1)
2012–2013 Almirante Brown 37 (9)
2013 Qingdao Jonoon 13 (2)
2014–2015 Ferro Carril Oeste 30 (4)
2015– Lugo 70 (20)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 5 March 2017.
This name uses Spanish naming customs: the first or paternal family name is Nicolás and the second or maternal family name is Caballero.

Pablo Nicolás Caballero (born 21 July 1986) is an Argentine footballer who plays for Spanish club CD Lugo as a forward.

Club career[edit]

Born in Totoras, Santa Fe, Caballero graduated from Racing Club de Avellaneda's youth setup. He made his professional debut on 24 November 2007, starting in a 0–0 home draw against Independiente for the Primera División championship.[1]

Caballero scored his first professional goal on 28 September 2008, netting his side's last in a 3–3 away draw against River Plate.[2] He appeared in 29 matches during the campaign, scoring three goals.

On 26 July 2010 Caballero was loaned to Tigre.[3] After another temporary spell at Guaraní, he returned to Racing, but only appeared sparingly.

In the 2012 summer Caballero moved to Primera B Nacional's Almirante Brown. After appearing and scoring regularly, he moved to Chinese Super League side Qingdao Jonoon on 23 July 2013.[4]

In January 2014 Caballero returned to his home country, signing for Ferro Carril Oeste. On 30 January 2015 he joined Spanish Segunda División side CD Lugo.[5]


  1. ^ "Puro aburrimiento" [Sheer boredom] (in Spanish). ESPN Deportes. 24 November 2007. Retrieved 30 January 2015. 
  2. ^ "De arco a arco" [From goal to goal] (in Spanish). ESPN Deportes. 28 September 2008. Retrieved 30 January 2015. 
  3. ^ "Un Caballero por Victoria" [A Caballero for Victoria]. Olé (in Spanish). 26 July 2010. Retrieved 29 July 2010. 
  4. ^ 中能宣布签下两名新援 格里菲斯和卡巴雷罗加盟. Sohu (in Chinese). 2013-07-24. Retrieved 2013-07-28. 
  5. ^ "Fichaje de Pablo Nicolás Caballero" [Signing of Pablo Nicolás Caballero] (in Spanish). Lugo's official website. 30 January 2015. Retrieved 30 January 2015. 

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