Edwin Villatoro

Edwin Roberto Villatoro Acevedo (born 18 February 1980 in Guatemala City) is a Guatemalan football forward who currently plays for Club Xelajú MC in the Liga Nacional de Guatemala.

Edwin Villatoro
Personal information
Full name Edwin Roberto Villatoro Acevedo
Date of birth (1980-02-18) 18 February 1980 (age 40)
Place of birth Guatemala City, Guatemala
Height 1.68 m (5 ft 6 in)
Playing position(s) striker
Club information
Current team
Club Xelajú MC
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2004–2006 CD Suchitepéquez 75 (31)
2006–2007 CSD Municipal 20 (4)
2007–2008 CD Suchitepéquez 23 (6)
2008 CSD Municipal
2008–2012 CD Suchitepéquez
2012–present Xelajú MC
National team
2005– Guatemala 27 (5)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 2 April 2009
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of October 29, 2008

Club careerEdit

Villatoro started his career at Suchi and has also had two spells at local giants CSD Municipal.

International careerEdit

Villatoro made his debut for Guatemala in a January 2005 friendly match against Colombia and has, as of January 2010, earned a total of 27 caps, scoring 5 goals. He has represented his country in 4 FIFA World Cup qualification matches[1] and played two matches at the 2005 CONCACAF Gold Cup.[2] He played in five matches at the UNCAF Nations Cup 2005, where he scored three goals.[3]

Career statisticsEdit

International goalsEdit

Scores and results list. Guatemala's goal tally first.
# Date Venue Opponent Score Result Competition
1 February 13, 2005 Lockhart Stadium, Fort Lauderdale, United States   Haiti 1–0 2–1 Friendly
2 February 19, 2005 Estadio Mateo Flores, Guatemala City, Guatemala   Belize 1–0 2–0 Continental qualifier
3 February 21, 2005 Estadio Mateo Flores, Guatemala City, Guatemala   Nicaragua 3–0 4–0 Continental qualifier
4 February 27, 2005 Estadio Mateo Flores, Guatemala City, Guatemala   Panama 1–0 3–0 Continental qualifier
5 June 8, 2005 Estadio Ricardo Saprissa, San José, Costa Rica   Costa Rica 1–2 2–3 2006 FIFA World Cup qualification

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Record at FIFA Tournaments - FIFA
  2. ^ "CONCACAF Championship, Gold Cup 2005 - Full Details". RSSSF. Archived from the original on 2008-10-24. Retrieved 2008-10-29.
  3. ^ "Qualifying Tournament for Gold Cup 2005 - Details". RSSSF. Archived from the original on 2010-01-17. Retrieved 2008-10-29.

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