Salvador García (footballer)
|Full name||Salvador García Puig|
|Date of birth||4 March 1961|
|Place of birth||Sant Adrià, Spain|
|Height||1.81 m (5 ft 11 in)|
|1985–1986||→ Hércules (loan)||16||(1)|
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.
Salva was born in Sant Adrià de Besòs, Barcelona, Catalonia. In his professional career, after graduating at FC Barcelona, he played for FC Barcelona B, Real Zaragoza, Hércules CF, Barcelona (three years in which he was solely a backup) and CD Logroñés, retiring at the age of 31 with 156 La Liga games to his credit in ten seasons.
Salva gained six caps for Spain, during less than one year. His debut came on 5 October 1983 in a friendly with France in Paris, and he was picked for the squad at UEFA Euro 1984 in which he played in three matches for the runners-up, including the final.
- "1984: Los 'bleus' se coronan tras el error de Arconada" [1984: ‘Bleus’ crowned after Arconada's mistake] (in Spanish). Mundo Deportivo. 13 April 2016. Retrieved 20 May 2016.