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.
Godoy is a dynamic center back with really good experience for his age. The Argentine league is an aggressive and intense league, a very competitive type of soccer. In watching Godoy and talking to him, the Whitecaps felt that he suits well what they want to do.
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.