Other Soccer Info
Was home schooled but has competed for clubs all around the world ... signed last spring and, along with teammate Diego Navarrete, is now one of three Chilean-born player to play soccer for the Blazers in program history (Jose-Luis Jaramillo, who played at UAB in 1988, and current Blazer Diego Navarrete) ... competed at both the Universidad Catolica in Chile, as well as the Alpharetta Ambush U-19 team ... played a key role in leading Catolica to a pair of national championships ... also helped his team capture the Copa Chile Youth Tournament last year.
Coach Getman On Javier:
"Javier is extremely skillful and will add some flair to our midfield. His ability to control the ball while under pressure will be a big asset. I expect Javier to battle for a starting position right away."