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Lucas Cavallini

Name: Lucas Cavallini (CAN) @LCavalliniOfi
Height: 180 cm
Birthdate: 1992-12-28
Birthplace: Toronto, ON, CAN
Nickname(s): El Tanque
International "A" totals
Appearances: 10
Starts: 5
Goals: 3


Lucas Daniel Cavallini... soccer family (brother Cristian)... speaks English and Spanish... his father was born in Mendoza, ARG while his mother was born in Toronto, ON... he was four years old when his family moved from Toronto to neighbouring Mississauga, ON... he was three years old when he started playing for Club Uruguay... grew up playing soccer, but also competed in volleyball, basketball, tennis, track and field and hockey in school... enjoys skiing, snowboarding, tennis, paintball, hanging out with friends and family... favourites have included Carlos Tevez, Angel Di Maria, Lionel Messi, David Villa, Javier Pastore, Boca Juniors, FC Barcelona, Arsenal... other favourites have included Rafael Nadal, Emmanuel Ginobili, Kobe Bryant, Los Angeles Lakers, San Antonio Spurs... 
said Cavallini in 2017 of his childhood, “in our basement, our father made us a little soccer pitch, so every day there was a battle, be it bloody noses, fights... everything; it was good times”... 

For Country

he was 18 years old when he made his debut in the Canadian youth program in 2011 with coach Valerio Gazzola... represented Canada at the 2011 CONCACAF Under-20 Championship in Guatemala... finished fourth with Canada at the 2012 CONCACAF Men's Olympic Qualifying tournament... he was 19 years old when he made his debut for Canada on 15 August 2012... 

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