Kevin Mercado

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Kevin Mercado
Personal information
Full name Kevin Bryan Mercado Lima
Date of birth (1995-01-28) January 28, 1995 (age 24)
Place of birth Guayaquil, Ecuador
Height 1.70 m (5 ft 7 in)
Playing position Forward
Club information
Current team
CA Sarmiento (on loan from Granada)
Number TBA
Youth career
2005–2011 Academía Alfaro Moreno
2011–2012 LDU Quito
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2012–2014 LDU Quito 20 (2)
2014– Granada B 7 (0)
2015 Godoy Cruz (loan) 15 (1)
2016– CA Sarmiento (loan) 0 (0)
National team
2011 Ecuador U17 11 (2)
2015– Ecuador U20 4 (0)

* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 1 January 2016.
† Appearances (goals)

‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 21 January 2015

Kevin Bryan Mercado Lima (born 28 January 1995) is an Ecuadorian footballer who plays as for Argentine club CA Sarmiento, on loan from Granada CF, as a forward.

Club career

Born in Guayaquil, Mercado joined Academía Alfaro Moreno in 2005, aged ten.[1] In 2011 he moved to giants LDU Quito, initially assigned to the youth setup.

On 11 August 2012, Mercado played his first match as a professional, coming on as a second-half substitute in a 0–0 away draw against Técnico Universitario, for the Ecuadorian Serie A championship.[2] He scored his first professional goal on 12 May of the following year, netitng his side's only in a 1–1 home draw against LDU Loja.[3]

On 25 July 2014, Mercado and teammate Gabriel Corozo joined Granada CF, being assigned to the reserves in Segunda División B.[4] On 13 February of the following year he was loaned to Godoy Cruz, until December.[5]

On 7 December 2015, it was confirmed, that Mercado had signed a loan deal with CA Sarmiento, short after his return back from another loan move.[6]


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