Cristian Higuita

Cristian Higuita
Cristian Higuita
Cristian Higuita
Midfielder
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Real Name: Cristian Higuita
HT: 5' 9" WT: 174
Age: 25 (01/12/1994)
Birthplace: Cali, Colombia

HOW ACQUIRED: Signed on Jan. 26, 2015.

Higuita is a tenacious defensive midfielder entering his fifth season with Orlando City. The 25-year-old earned a regular spot in the Lions' midfield in 2018, making 18 starts in 21 appearances and scoring a career-high four goals.

OUTSIDE MLS: Born and raised in Cali, Higuita spent four seasons in Colombia's top division. 

​INTERNATIONAL: At the international level, the defensive midfielder has been a constant within Colombia's youth ranks, featuring for the Under-17 and U-20 teams. Higuita was part of the Colombia squad that won the 2013 South American Youth Championship title and qualified for the FIFA U-20 World Cup, although he played just one game due to injury.


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Stats

MLS
Career Statistics (Regular Season)
YearClubGPGSGMINSASHTSSOGFCOFFYR
2019Orlando City SC100690002010
2018Orlando City SC211841366018732061
2017Orlando City SC261801554314242080
2016Orlando City SC211611513111142091
2015Orlando City SC2625122282121730101
Career Totals-957766730655111910343
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