Abdiel Arroyo Molinar (born 13 December 1993) is a Panamanian international footballer that plays for the Newcastle Jets on loan from Árabe Unido and the Panama national football team.

Abdiel Arroyo
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Arroyo with Panama at the 2019 CONCACAF Gold Cup
Personal information
Full name Abdiel Arroyo Molinar
Date of birth (1993-12-13) 13 December 1993 (age 26)
Place of birth Colón, Panama
Height 1.83 m (6 ft 0 in)[1]
Playing position Forward, Winger
Club information
Current team
Newcastle Jets
Number 9
Youth career
Árabe Unido
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2011–2015 Árabe Unido 114 (28)
2016 RNK Split 14 (0)
2016 Deportes Tolima 16 (1)
2017–2018 Danubio 21 (5)
2018 Alajuelense 11 (3)
2018– Árabe Unido 18 (8)
2018–2019Santa Clara (loan) 5 (0)
2019–Newcastle Jets (loan) 8 (2)
National team
2014– Panama 48 (7)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 13 January 2020
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 4 November 2019

Club careerEdit

In summer 2015, Arroyo caught the eye of Honduran side Marathón and Peruvian outfit César Vallejo after a good showing at the Gold Cup. [2] Arroyo scored his first goal for Newcastle Jets in a 5-1 Win V Edgeworth in the FFA CUP, He then scored his 2nd for the jets against Adelaide United in the Hyundai A-League

International careerEdit

A speedy striker, Arroyo made his debut for Panama in an August 2014 friendly match against Peru and has as of 14 June 2016, earned a total of 17 caps, scoring one goal.

He was called up to the Panama team for the 2015 CONCACAF Gold Cup; he played in Panama's opening game.[3]

In May 2018, he was named in Panama's 23-man squad for the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia.[4]

Career statisticsEdit

InternationalEdit

As of 22 June 2019[5]
Panama
Year Apps Goals
2014 2 0
2015 8 0
2016 9 2
2017 13 3
2018 7 1
2019 6 1
Total 45 7

International goalsEdit

Scores and results list Panama's goal tally first.[5]
Goal Date Venue Opponent Score Result Competition Ref
1. 14 June 2016 Lincoln Financial Field, Philadelphia, United States   Chile 2–3 2–4 Copa América Centenario
2. 2 September 2016 Estadio Rommel Fernández, Panama City, Panama   Jamaica 2–0 2–0 2018 FIFA World Cup qualification
3. 20 January 2017   El Salvador 1–0 1–0 2017 Copa Centroamericana
4. 15 July 2017 FirstEnergy Stadium, Cleveland, United States   Martinique 2–0 3–0 2017 CONCACAF Gold Cup
5. 5 September 2017 Estadio Rommel Fernández, Panama City, Panama   Trinidad and Tobago 3–0 3–0 2018 FIFA World Cup qualification
6. 16 October 2018 Cheonan Stadium, Cheonan, South Korea   South Korea 1–2 2–2 Friendly
7. 22 June 2019 FirstEnergy Stadium, Cleveland, United States   Guyana 1–0 4–2 2019 CONCACAF Gold Cup

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "2018 FIFA World Cup Russia – List of Players" (PDF). FIFA.com. Fédération Internationale de Football Association. 4 June 2018. Retrieved 10 June 2018.
  2. ^ Arroyo: Entre Marathón y el Vallejo – El Siglo (in Spanish)
  3. ^ "Panama vs. Haiti – 8 July 2015 – Soccerway". soccerway.com.
  4. ^ http://www.goal.com/en-gb/amp/news/revealed-every-world-cup-2018-squad-23-man-preliminary-lists/oa0atsduflsv1nsf6oqk576rb
  5. ^ a b "Abdiel Arroyo". National Football Teams. Benjamin Strack-Zimmerman. Retrieved 11 July 2018.

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