Norberto Paparatto

Norberto Paparatto
23
Defender
  • Portland Timbers
  • 6' 3"
  • 180 lbs.
  • 01-03-1984
  • Androgué, Buenos Aires, Argentina

2014: Played the full 90 in a 4-4- draw against Seattle on April 5 ... Returned to the Starting XI on March 29 against FC Dallas, playing the full 90 minutes in a 2-1 loss ... Started and played the full 90 in each of the club's first two regular-season matches, draws against Philadelphia (March 8) and Chicago (March 16).

Paparatto, 30, has played the last seven seasons in Argentina’s first division with Club Atlético Tigre, making more than 100 appearances and scoring one goal in league play. He helped guide Tigre to three of its best seasons in club history in the Primera División, including a tie for first place following the 2008 Apertura tournament. Paparatto aided in Tigre making its first appearances in international competition, twice playing in the Copa Sudamericana and earning a berth in the 2013 Copa Libertadores.

The Androgué, Argentina, native was named Tigre’s captain ahead of the 2013-14 campaign, starting all 17 of his league appearances and contributing to six shutouts in the Inicial season.

Paparatto first joined Tigre ahead of the 2007-08 campaign and played in 23 games for the club that season, 11 of which came during the Apertura tournament as Tigre finished as the league’s runner-up in second place. He started all 19 games during the 2008 Apertura campaign as Tigre assembled its best season in Argentina’s top flight with a 12-4-3 (39pts) record and a share of first place in the table, qualifying for the 2009 Copa Sudamericana. 

After helping Tigre to a second-place finish in the 2012 Clausura tournament, Paparatto appeared in 26 games across all competitions for the club during the 2012-13 campaign. He contributed to Tigre’s run to the final of the 2012 Copa Sudamericana and played in six matches in the 2013 Copa Libertadores as the club reached the knockout stages of the tournament. 

Paparatto started his professional career with Club Atlético Lanús during the 2005-06 season after coming up through the club’s development system. He played the 2006-07 season in Argentina’s second division with Club Atlético Tiro Federal Argentino.

Career Statistics (Regular Season)

Year Club GP GS G MIN A SHT SOG FC OFF Y R
2014 Portland Timbers 10 9 0 779 0 9 2 13 0 4 0
Career Totals 10 9 0 779 0 9 2 13 0 4 0

2014 Season Statistics

Competition Club GP GS G MIN A SHT SOG FC OFF Y R
MLS Regular Season Portland Timbers 10 9 0 779 0 9 2 13 0 4 0
GP: Games Played, GS: Games Started, G: Goals, MIN: Minutes Played, A: Assists, SHT: Shots, SOG: Shots on Goal, FC: Fouls Committed, FS: Fouls Suffered, OFF: Offsides, Y: Yellow Cards, R: Red Cards, GF: Goals For, GA: Goals Against, SO: Shutouts, SV: Saves, CK: Corner Kicks, PKA: Penalty Kick Attempts, PKG: Penalty Kick Goals, PKS: Penalty Kick Saves

Regular Season Game Log

Date Match Result Appearance MINS G A SHT SOG FC FS Y R
8/30/2014 POR @ VAN W 3-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8/24/2014 SEA @ POR L 4-2 Started 90 0 0 2 0 3 1 1 0
8/16/2014 POR @ NE T 1-1 Started 90 0 0 1 1 2 0 0 0
8/9/2014 CHV @ POR W 0-2 Started 90 0 0 2 0 2 1 0 0
8/2/2014 POR @ LA L 1-3 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7/27/2014 POR @ MTL W 3-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7/18/2014 COL @ POR W 1-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7/13/2014 POR @ SEA L 0-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7/4/2014 POR @ LA T 2-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
6/27/2014 KC @ POR L 1-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
6/11/2014 DAL @ POR T 2-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
6/7/2014 POR @ RSL W 3-1 Started 60 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0
6/1/2014 VAN @ POR L 4-3 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5/28/2014 POR @ CHV W 2-0 Started 78 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
5/24/2014 POR @ NY W 2-1 Subbed On 11 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5/17/2014 CLB @ POR T 3-3 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5/11/2014 LA @ POR T 1-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5/3/2014 DC @ POR W 2-3 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4/27/2014 POR @ HOU T 1-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4/19/2014 POR @ RSL L 0-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4/12/2014 CHV @ POR T 1-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4/5/2014 SEA @ POR T 4-4 Started 90 0 0 2 1 1 0 1 0
3/29/2014 POR @ DAL L 1-2 Started 90 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 0
3/22/2014 POR @ COL L 0-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
3/16/2014 CHI @ POR T 1-1 Started 90 0 0 1 0 2 2 1 0
3/8/2014 PHI @ POR T 1-1 Started 90 0 0 1 0 1 1 0 0
GP: Games Played, GS: Games Started, G: Goals, MIN: Minutes Played, A: Assists, SHT: Shots, SOG: Shots on Goal, FC: Fouls Committed, FS: Fouls Suffered, OFF: Offsides, Y: Yellow Cards, R: Red Cards, GF: Goals For, GA: Goals Against, SO: Shutouts, SV: Saves, CK: Corner Kicks, PKA: Penalty Kick Attempts, PKG: Penalty Kick Goals, PKS: Penalty Kick Saves