Juan Cruz Gill

Juan Cruz Gill (born 18 July 1983) is an Argentine professional footballer who plays for Maltese Challenge League side Marsaxlokk, where he plays as a defender.

Juan Cruz Gill
Personal information
Full name Juan Cruz Gill
Date of birth (1983-07-18) 18 July 1983 (age 38)
Place of birth Villa María, Argentina
Height 1.80 m (5 ft 11 in)
Position(s) Defender
Club information
Current team
Marsaxlokk
Youth career
Talleres de Córdoba
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2004–2008 Talleres de Córdoba 79 (2)
2008 Deportes Melipilla 18 (1)
2009–2011 Ermis Aradippou 56 (0)
2011 Estudiantes de Mérida 13 (0)
2012–2013 Unión Temuco 37 (1)
2013–2014 Deportes Temuco 25 (2)
2015 Iberia 7 (0)
2015–2019 Valletta 57 (2)
2019Tarxien Rainbows (loan) 10 (2)
2019–2020 Sliema Wanderers 12 (1)
2020–2021 Lija Athletic 20 (0)
2021– Marsaxlokk 0 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 16:30, 2 August 2021 (UTC)

Playing careerEdit

He began as a professional footballer for Talleres de Córdoba of the Argentine Primera División during the 2004 season.[1] His first match was on 20 June 2004, a 3–2 win over River Plate. After four seasons in the team of Córdoba, Cruz Gill moved to Chilean Primera División club Deportes Melipilla, where he had a successful spell personally, although his club was relegated to the second tier. In January 2009, he joined to Cypriot club Ermis Aradippou, champions of the Cypriot Second Division in the 2008-09 season.

In 2011, he moved to Venezuelan club Estudiantes de Mérida. The following year, Cruz Gill returned to Chile and joined to Primera B side Unión Temuco.

Gill signed for Maltese Challenge League side Marsaxlokk on 23 June 2021.[2]

Personal lifeEdit

Gill also obtained the Italian citizenship, due to his ancestry.

HonoursEdit

ClubEdit

Ermis Aradippou
Valletta

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Talleres de Córdoba vs River Plate" (in Spanish). ESPN Deportes. June 20, 2004. Retrieved February 14, 2011.
  2. ^ "Gill Signs for Marsaxlokk". Marsaxlokk FC. 3 June 2021. Retrieved 3 June 2021.

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