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JUAN DE GARCHITORENA DE CARVAJAL

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JUAN DE GARCHITORENA DE CARVAJAL
Date of birth
24/03/1898
Original of
Manila (Filipines)

Seasons at the club
1916 - 1919
Line up
Striker
Brother of José Garchitorena who only played unoffcial games. Son of José de Garchitorena Nieva (director). Distant cousin of Paulino and Fernando Alcántara. The forgery of his passport let to Barça losing, they had no idea about it, the Championship of Catalonia in 1916-1917. He left football to work in cinema and became a Hollywood star going by the name of Juan Torena. He was a Latin heartthrob par excellence.

CAREER
  • FC Barcelona (1916-1919)
  • Casino Español de Manila
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