Sergio GOYCOCHEA | 1987-1993

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Sergio GOYCOCHEA | 1987-1993

Postby Milanista_99 » 2009 Jun 11, 06:03

Stats by Milanista_99 & julgui

Name: Sergio Javier Goycochea

Nickname: "El Goyco" | "El Vasco" (The Basque)

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Club: Club Atlético River Plate (1987/1988) | Millonarios (1988/1990) | Racing Club (1991) | Stade Brestois 29 (1992) | Cerro Porteño (1992) | Olimpia (1993)
Number: 12 (1990 World Cup)
Position: *GK
Nationality: Argentine _arg
Age: 23-29 (17/10/1963)
Era: 1989/1994

Foot: R
Side: B

Height: 185 cm
Weight: 81 kg

Attack: 30
Defence: 88
Balance: 85
Stamina: 68
Top Speed: 69
Acceleration: 70
Response: 89
Agility: 87
Dribble Accuracy: 54
Dribble Speed: 58
Short Pass Accuracy: 56
Short Pass Speed: 65
Long Pass Accuracy: 63
Long Pass Speed: 68
Shot Accuracy: 44
Shot Power: 83
Shot Technique: 44
Free Kick Accuracy: 44
Curling: 44
Header: 44
Jump: 88
Technique: 58
Aggression: 56
Mentality/Tenacity: 84
Goalkeeper Skills: 86
Team Work: 82

Injury Tolerance: B
Form/Condition/Fitness: 6
Weak Foot Accuracy: 4
Weak Foot Frequency: 4
Consistency: 6
Growth type: Early/Lasting

CARDS:
S11: Penalty Saver

SPECIAL ABILITIES:
*Penalty Stopper

Attack/Defence Awareness Card: Defence Minded


INFO:

Sergio Javier Goycochea (born October 17, 1963 in Lima, Buenos Aires) is a famous Argentine former football goalkeeper. He is best known for his penalty kick saves.

Goycochea was the substitute for Nery Pumpido both in River Plate and in the Argentine national team, and got his big break in the 1990 FIFA World Cup, when Pumpido was injured in Argentina's second group game against the Soviet Union. Goycochea was then the goalkeeper in the penalty shootout in the quarterfinal game against the Yugoslavian team. In the semifinal game against Italy, he saved penalty kicks in the penalty shootout from players Roberto Donadoni and Aldo Serena. He was also close to saving the heavily criticized game-winning penalty kick of the 1990 World Cup final against Germany, which Argentina lost 0-1. He was chosen as the goalkeeper of the Cup's All-Star Team.

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Caps:
Argentina: 44 appearances

Club:
_arg 1979-1982 Defensores de Unidos
_arg 1982-1988 River Plate: 58 appearances
_col 1988-1990 Millonarios
_arg 1991 Racing Club: 35 appearances
_fra 1992 Stade Brestois
_par 1992 Cerro Porteño
_par 1993 Olimpia
_arg 1993-1994 River Plate: 16 appearances
_arg 1994-1995 Mandiyú: 30 appearances
_bra 1995-1996 S.C. Internacional: 22 appearances
_arg 1996-1997 Vélez Sársfield: 2 appearances
_arg 1997-1998 Newell's Old Boys: 13 appearances

Trophies & Tournaments:
_arg 1985 Primera Division Argentina - River Plate
_arg 1986 Copa Libertadores de América - River Plate
_arg 1986 Intercontinental Cup - River Plate
_arg 1987 Copa Interamericana - River Plate
_col 1988 Primera Division Colombia - Millonarios
_arg 1990 Runner-Up World Cup - Argentina
_arg 1991 Copa América - Argentina
_arg 1992 Kirin Cup - Argentina
_arg 1992 FIFA Confederations Cup - Argentina
_arg 1993 Copa América - Argentina
_arg 1993 Primera Division Paraguay - Cerro Porteño
_arg 1996 Clausura Primera Division Argentina - Vélez Sársfield

* Second best GK of the year 1991 by IFFHS.
* Second best GK of the year 1993 by IFFHS.


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ADDITIONAL LINKS:

http://web.archive.org/web/200710200252 ... ugador=345

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sergio_Goycochea

http://es.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sergio_Goycochea

http://www.national-football-teams.com/ ... p?id=15581

Sorry for my bad English.
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Re: Sergio GOYCOCHEA | 1990-1991

Postby julgui » 2010 Jun 27, 01:32

Suggest from: Sergio GOYCOCHEA

* Added almost everything into the first post (and applied Era suggestion made by Plava Čigra).

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Re: Sergio GOYCOCHEA | 1987-1993

Postby Plava Čigra » 2010 Jun 27, 17:45

Updated to fit new format. Applied most of the suggestions made by julgui. Changes...

1. Changed his Era from 1990-1991 to 1987-1993. As far as I remember (from the videos of Argentina from 1994 World Cup), he wasn't the first keeper on 1994 World Cup, Islas was. Later I read that he had a few bad performances in 1994 (before the World Cup) and because of that Islas got the position of the first keeper.

Added following clubs in his club list: Club Atlético River Plate, Racing Club, Stade Brestois 29, Cerro Porteño, Olimpia.

Added his number at 1990 World Cup (12).

2. Abilities update:

Defence: 89-->88; Stamina: 67-->68; Top Speed: 65-->69; Acceleration: 68-->70; Response: 93-->89; Agility: 83-->87; Dribble Accuracy: 44--54, Dribble Speed: 47-->58; Short Pass Accuracy: 50-->56, Short Pass Speed: 55-->65, Long Pass Accuracy: 57-->63, Long Pass Speed: 64-->68; Shot Accuracy: 45-->44, Shot Power: 84-->83, Shot Technique: 46-->44; Curling: 45-->44; Header: 48-->44; Jump: 86-->88; Technique: 49-->58; Mentality/Tenacity: 87-->84; Goalkeeper Skills: 90-->86; Team Work: 83-->82.

3. Added new Cards: S11: Penalty Saver + Attack/Defence Awareness Card: Defence Minded.

4. Fixed Info, added more videos and Additional Links. Added julgui into the credits.

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Re: Sergio GOYCOCHEA | 1987-1993

Postby julgui » 2010 Jun 27, 18:17

Lost his job not only in GK bad in some matches. But by the historic 5-0 vs Colombia (where they had a lot of responsibility), but the pressure of the press, leaving an alternate term.

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Re: Sergio GOYCOCHEA | 1987-1993

Postby JMVP » 2010 Jul 11, 14:55

Ws he as agile as Preud'homme?

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Re: Sergio GOYCOCHEA | 1987-1993

Postby lucashag » 2014 Apr 20, 20:27

He was lucky to be a good pk saver, cause he was nothing but aveage as a keeper.

Jó without ronaldinho is as useless as larry flint's legs.
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Re: Sergio GOYCOCHEA | 1987-1993

Postby Vickingo » 2014 Apr 20, 21:58

Indeed, he was a really average keeper, even a bad one...set is pretty much overrated almost in every gk stat i'd say. Similar to Romero, he was pure response, but his abilities to posicionate, going out and even his mentality sucked really as well as his teamwork. Agility 87 my ass.

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