2018 (Columbus): Eduardo Sosa has not yet made an appearance for Crew SC this season. He missed a home match against Vancouver Whitecaps FC (March 31) and a road match against the Chicago Fire (April 7) after being listed as out with a right ankle injury.
2017 (Zamora FC): Sosa made 33 appearances (26 starts) for Zamora FC in the Primera Division, registering a career-high six goals and six assists. He made five appearances (four starts) in Copa Libertadores, tallying one goal in a road contest against Club Guarani of Uruguay (May 5). Sosa made seven appearances (three starts) in Copa Venezuela, scoring one goal en route to helping Zamora FC reach the final of the tournament.
2016 (Zamora FC): Sosa made eight appearances (three starts) for Zamora FC in the Primera Division, helping the club win the Primera Division.
2015 (Zamora FC): Sosa made one substitute appearance for Zamora FC in the Primera Division, helping the club win the Primera Division.
2014 (Zamora FC): Sosa made four appearances (two starts) for Zamora FC in the Primera Division, helping the club win the Primera Division.
2013 (Zamora FC): Sosa made his debut for Zamora FC on November 10, 2013 as a substitute in an away draw against Trujillanos FC at the age of 17, his lone appearance in 2013.
Sosa is a product of Zamora FC’s youth academy, going on to make his debut for the club at the age of 17.
Eduardo is the son of Eduardo and Nancy, and he has an older brother named Junior. His nickname, Gugi, was given to him by his parents. Eduardo has a girlfriend named Maria. He enjoys listening to vallenato music and is a fan of horror movies. In his spare time, Eduardo likes to play video games on his PlayStation, particularly the FIFA series. His favorite food is fried chicken. Eduardo also enjoys going to the beach when he can. Growing up, he supported Argentine side Boca Juniors. Eduardo’s favorite player is former Argentina and Boca Juniors midfielder Juan Roman Riquelme. He would like to visit France some day. Eduardo speaks Spanish and is learning English.
Columbus Crew SC acquires midfielder Eduardo Sosa via a Discovery Signing from Zamora FC on January 9, 2018. He will occupy an international roster slot on Crew SC’s roster.
Name: Eduardo Sosa (eh-DOO-are-doe So-SAH)
Born: June 20, 1996 in Barinas, Barinas, Venezuela
Hometown: Barinas, Barinas, Venezuela
Acquired: Acquired by Crew SC from Zamora FC as a Discovery Signing on January 9, 2018. Sosa will occupy an international roster slot on Crew SC’s roster.
Previous Experience: Zamora FC (2013-2017)