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Miguel Guante

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Full name  Miguel Guante-Vasquez
Name  Miguel Guante
Position  Defender, Midfielder
Years  Team
Education  University of Portland
2002–2005  Portland Pilots
Height  1.75 m
Role  Soccer player

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Date of birth  (1984-08-04) August 4, 1984 (age 31)
Place of birth  Augusta, Georgia, United States

Playing position  Defender/Midfielder

Miami FC vs. Portland Timbers

Miguel Guante (born August 24, 1984 in Augusta, Georgia) is an American soccer player of Puerto Rican heritage.


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College and Amateur

Guante played college soccer at the University of Portland, and played for the Boulder Rapids Reserves in the USL Premier Development League in 2004 and 2005.


Guante was drafted in the first round (8th overall) of the 2006 MLS Supplemental Draft by FC Dallas. Dallas waived him in April 2007 and Miami FC of the USL First Division signed him. In 2008, he moved to the Portland Timbers of the USL First Division.

In 2009, Guante signed with Portland's development team, Portland Timbers U23s, for its inaugural campaign in the USL Premier Development League


The Puerto Rican Football association called-up Guante for the Puerto Rico national football team that played against Honduras in the 2010 World Cup qualifier.


Guante is a distant cousin of Vancouver Whitecaps forward Blas Pérez.


Miguel Guante Wikipedia