Federico Higuain

Federico Higuain
Federico Higuain
Federico Higuain
Columbus Crew SC
Forward
10
Real Name: Federico Higuain
HT: 5' 8" WT: 165
Designated Player
Age: 31 (10/25/1984)
Birthplace: Buenos Aires, Argentina

HOW ACQUIRED: Signed as Designated Player on July 27, 2012.

PRONUNCIATION: FED-er-EE-co EE-gwa-EEN

One of the foremost playmakers in MLS, Higuian caught the league by storm in 2012 when he scored five goals and assisted on seven others in just 13 games. Higuain is a classic No. 10 for Crew SC who plays between the lines of the defense, picking up balls and spraying them across the field.

OUTSIDE MLS: A product of the River Plate academy, Higuain failed to catch on with his hometown club. He ended up moving to Nueva Chicago, where he scored 29 goals before moving around to Besiktas and Club America. He played for three more Argentinian clubs before moving to Columbus.

NOTES: Brother, Gonzalo, players for Napoli in Serie A and is a member of the Argentinian national team...2012 Newcomer of the Year.


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Stats

MLS
Career Statistics (Regular Season)
YearClubGPGSGMINSASHTSSOGFCOFFYR
2016Columbus Crew SC1817414863411310500
2015Columbus Crew SC3232827249732827961
2014Columbus Crew29281124887732522980
2013Columbus Crew292911259298631201661
2012Columbus Crew13115100473298720
Career Totals-1211173910294353051068746222
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