Florence Mercau - Florencia Mercau

Maria Florence Mercau
Personal information
Birth San Juan , Argentina
April 28, 1994 (age 26)
Nationality (s) Argentina
Height 1.84 meters
Sports race
Sport Soccer
Professional club
Sports debut
( Club Atlético Marquesado )
Club Independent Athletic Club
League Women's Soccer First Division (Argentina)
Position Arquera
Dorsal (s) 1

Maria Florencia Mercau ( San Juan , Argentina , 28 of April of 1994 ) is a footballer Argentina who currently plays goalkeeper in the Independent Athletic Club of First Division of Argentina .

Trajectory

She began playing soccer as a child at the Club Atlético Marquesado of the Sanjuanina Soccer League . He also played futsal for the Hualilán team in his native San Juan.

In 2014, she was seen by a River Plate coach who asked her to join the millionaire squad, a team with which Mercau debuted in the First Division of Women's Soccer in Argentina and whose squad she has been part of for more than two years. [ 1 ] [ 2 ]

He then arrived at Racing Club , [ 3 ] where he started in the club's return game after a long absence of almost 15 years in official AFA competitions . [ 4 ] Among his outstanding performances is the definition by penalties in the semifinal of the Reduced Tournament for the 2017-18 promotion against Lima FC, where he saved two penalties and allowed the pass to the final, which then Racing would end up winning and achieving the promotion to A. [ 5 ]

In 2019, with the professionalization of women's soccer in Argentina, she moved to the Independent Athletic Club, becoming the first professional soccer player from San Juan. [ 6 ] [ 7 ]

Selection of San Juan

He was a member of the San Juan province team several times, playing binational tournaments and league team championships . [ 6 ] [ 7 ] [ 8 ]

Clubs

Club country Year
Club Atlético Marquesado Argentina's flag Argentina -
River Plate Argentina's flag Argentina 2014 - 2016
Racing Club Argentina's flag Argentina 2017-2019
Independent Argentina's flag Argentina 2019

References

  1. «From Marquesado to Núñez, with a millionaire dream» . San Juan time . Retrieved November 12, 2019 .
  2. «PERSEVERE AND YOU WILL SUCCEED“ Trapito ”sanjuanina» . San Juan time . Retrieved November 12, 2019 .
  3. ^ "María Florencia Mercau, Player file" . Racing Club . Retrieved November 12, 2019 .
  4. «THE WAY OF THE GIRLS BEGAN WITH A TRIUMPH» . Racing Club . Retrieved November 12, 2019 .
  5. «FOR PENALTIES, TO THE FINAL» . Racing Club . Retrieved November 12, 2019 .
  6. a b "She signed in Independiente and became the first professional soccer player from San Juan" . Cuyo's Diary . Retrieved November 12, 2019 .
  7. a b «A goalkeeper, the first soccer player from San Juan to play professionally» . San Juan time . Retrieved November 12, 2019 .
  8. «BREAKING STEREOTYPES: Flor, the first San Juan who came to professional football» . Mobile Diary . Retrieved November 12, 2019 .