Erik Godoy

Erik Godoy
Erik Godoy
Erik Godoy
Defender
22
Real Name: Erik Godoy
HT: 6' 2" WT: 175
International
Age: 26 (08/16/1993)
Birthplace: Buenos Aires, Argentina
Hometown: Buenos Aires, Argentina

HOW ACQUIRED: Signed on a one-year loan with an option to purchase from Club Atletico Colon using Targeted Allocation Money on Feb. 8, 2019. Transferred from Colon and signed using Targeted Allocation Money through 2022, with an option for 2023, on January 22, 2020.

In 2019, Godoy made 29 appearances (28 MLS starts) for a Whitecaps defense that conceded 1.69 goals per game in matches that Godoy played in. His 32 blocks in league play was only three off the MLS single-regular season record since Opta started tracking the statistic in 2009. He also added 127 clearances, good for ninth in MLS. He was honored with the WFC Jock MacDonald Unsung Hero award following the season.

OUTSIDE MLS: Godoy is entering his prime after playing the past eight years in his native Argentina with Tigre, Belgrano, and Colón. During his career in his home country he accumulated more than 140 starts in the top tier Superliga Argentina, also known as the Primera División, as well 10 appearances in the Copa Argentina. In that time, the native of Buenos Aires scored six goals in all competitions. The newest addition to the Blue and White enters training camp having recently made 10 starts and 11 appearances with Colón during the current 2018-19 Superliga season. In international cup competition, Godoy made one start in the Copa Libertadores with Tigre, as well as seven starts in the Copa Sudamericana with both Tigre, where he started the second leg of the final in 2012, and most recently with Colón in 2018.


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Stats

MLS
Career Statistics (Regular Season)
YearClubGPGSGMINSASHTSSOGFCOFFYR
2020Vancouver Whitecaps FC00000000000
2019Vancouver Whitecaps FC292812596113229060
Career Totals-292812596113229060
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