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Eric Montes Arce (born 17 April 1998) is a Spanish professional footballer who plays as either a central defender or a right back for CF Peralada-Girona B.

Eric Montes
Personal information
Full name Eric Montes Arce
Date of birth (1998-04-17) 17 April 1998 (age 21)
Place of birth Manresa, Spain
Height 1.77 m (5 ft 10 in)
Playing position Defender
Club information
Current team
Youth career
2003–2007 Manresa
2007–2008 Gimnàstic Manresa
2008–2017 Barcelona
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2017– Peralada 43 (3)
2018– Girona 0 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 27 January 2019

Club careerEdit

Born in Manresa, Barcelona, Catalonia, Montes joined FC Barcelona's youth setup in 2008, from Club Gimnàstic Manresa.[1] On 27 July 2017, after finishing his formation, he joined Girona FC and was assigned to the reserves in Segunda División B.[2]

Montes made his senior debut on 20 August 2017, starting in a 0–1 home loss against RCD Mallorca. His first goal came on 21 January of the following year, as he scored the opener in a 1–1 draw at Lleida Esportiu.

Montes made his professional debut on 31 October 2018; coming on as a second-half substitute for injured Douglas Luiz, he scored a last-minute equalizer in a 2–2 away draw against Deportivo Alavés, for the season's Copa del Rey.[3]


  1. ^ "La mejor progresión" [The best progression] (in Spanish). Mundo Deportivo. 13 March 2015. Retrieved 31 October 2018.
  2. ^ "Arriba Èric Montes del F.C. Barcelona juvenil" [Èric Montes arrives from F.C. Barcelona juvenil] (in Catalan). CF Peralada. 27 July 2017. Retrieved 31 October 2018.
  3. ^ "El Girona encuentra el mejor descuento" [Girona find their best stoppage time] (in Spanish). Marca. 31 October 2018. Retrieved 1 November 2018.

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