Marco Farfan

Marco Farfan
Marco Farfan
Marco Farfan
Defender
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Real Name: Marco Farfan
HT: 5' 9" WT: 150
Homegrown Player
Age: 20 (11/12/1998)
Birthplace: Gresham, Ore.
Hometown: Gresham, Ore.

ACQUIRED: Signed as a Homegrown Player on October 14, 2016.

2018: Made his sixth start of the 2018 season, logging 90 minutes in a 2-1 loss against Vancouver Whitecaps FC on Oct. 28 ... Made his 11th start of the 2018 USL season, logging 90 minutes at Phoenix Rising FC on Oct. 13 ... Started, playing 82 minutes in a 1-0 loss at Sacramento Republic FC on Sept. 29 ... Started, logging 90 minutes in a 2-2 draw at Fresno FC on Sept. 22 ...Started and logged an assist in T2’s 4-0 win against Tulsa Roughnecks FC on Sept. 9 ... Made his fifth start of 2018 in a 3-0 loss at Sporting KC on Aug. 18 ... Appeared as a substitute in a 2-1 loss against Vancouver on Aug. 11 ... Scored his first professional goal in T2’s 4-1 loss to Phoenix Rising FC on Aug. 5 ... Played 45 minutes in the MLS Homegrown Game against Tigres U-20 team on July 31 ... Tallied his fourth start in a 0-0 draw against SKC on June 9 ... Made his seventh appearance in a 1-1 draw against the Galaxy on June 4 ... Made a second straight appearance in a 3-2 loss against Orlando City on April 8 ... Made his fourth appearance of the campaign, starting in a 2-2 draw against the Fire on March 31 ... Played 90 minutes in his first start of the season in a 2-1 loss against the Galaxy on March 4.

2017: Made six regular-season appearances (five starts) ... Recorded his sixth appearance of the season in the team’s 2-2 draw against Chicago on July 5 ... Logged 90 minutes in the team’s fourth-round U.S. Open Cup match against Seattle on June 13 ... Won a team-high six tackles in the team’s 3-1 win against Philadelphia on April 8 ... Made his MLS home debut, starting and playing 90 minutes in a 1-1 draw against New England on April 2 ... In his league debut, started and played 90 minutes in a 1-0 win against LA, becoming the youngest player (18 yrs, 120 days) to play in an MLS match for the Timbers.

2016: Started in each of his 18 appearances for T2, playing the eighth-most minutes on the team (1,463) ... Named to USL Team of the Week for Week 6 for his efforts in a draw against Arizona United SC on April 30 ... Made his T2 and USL debut, starting and playing 63 minutes against Swope Park Rangers on March 26 ... Was named No. 7 on the USL 20 Under 20 rankings, serving as the only academy player to be named on the list. 

2015: Appeared in 21 matches (21 starts) for the Timbers U-18 Academy team during the 2015-16 USSDA campaign, ranking in the top 10 for the most games and minutes played on the team ... At the conclusion of the season, he was named to the USSDA Best XI for the Western Conference.

CAREER: Joined the Timbers U.S. Soccer Development Academy (USSDA) in 2013, featuring for the U-16 and U-18 Academy teams over three seasons, before being loaned to Portland’s USL affiliate, T2, during the 2016 USL season. 

INTERNATIONAL: Earned his first call-up to the U-19 U.S. Men’s National Team on Sept. 30, 2016 for a domestic training camp in Chula Vista, Calif.

PERSONAL: Became the youngest player signing for the Timbers since their inaugural MLS season in 2011, and the first product of the Timbers Academy program to sign a Homegrown Player contract with the MLS club ... His brother Roberto Farfan played soccer for Oregon State University and the Timbers U23 team.

 


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Stats

MLS
Career Statistics (Regular Season)
YearClubGPGSGMINSASHTSSOGFCOFFYR
2018Portland Timbers11605150009000
2017Portland Timbers6504030003200
Career Totals-1711091800012200
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