Marcelo Barovero, also known as Trapito, is a football player for Liga MX club Atlético San Luis. When he was young, he already found interest in football and he was part of the Porteña Asociación Cultural y Deportiva. In the later years, he made his professional debut as the team goalkeeper with Atletico Rafaela Youth Academy.

Professional Career as a Football Player

Barovero started his professional career when he debuted for Atletico Rafaela Youth Academy in the Argentine second division called Primera B Nacional. During his first season with the club, they managed to win the championship, that’s why they were promoted to the Primera Division. Barovero played as a reserved goalkeeper behind Angel David Comizzo and Ezequiel Medran, and by the end of the 2003-04 season, he became the first-choice goalkeeper.

In 2008, Vélez Sársfield bought him to stay with their team, and he debuted as their goalkeeper when they played against the German Montoya club. During the 2009 Clausura, Barovero’s skill wasn’t utilized since he was an unused goalkeeper reserve for the club, yet fortunately, the club won the championship at that time.

Position Goalkeeper
Height / weight 1.82 m /
Born 12 Feb 1984
Nationality Argentina Argentina
Nickname Trapito (Little Rag)
Team History
Atlético San Luis 2021 - 2023
Burgos CF Burgos 2020 - 2021
C.F. Monterrey C.F. Monterrey 2018 - 2020
Club Necaxa 2016 - 2018
Club Atletico River Plate Club Atletico River Plate 2012 - 2016
Club Atletico Velez Sarsfield Velez Sarsfield 2008 - 2012
Club Atletico Huracan Club Atletico Huracan 2007 - 2008
Atlético de Rafaela 2003 - 2007

Transfer to Liga MX and CF Monterrey

Barovero was transferred to Liga MX as of July 2016 but didn’t stay long, because CF Monterrey decided to sign him for a two-year contract. He joined the team as one of the reinforcements, and they eventually won Clausura 2018.

Barovero’s Personal Life

Barovero is not seeing anyone, nor has any past engagement. Being a successful football player, his net worth in 2021 was estimated to be around $1 million to $5 million.

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