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Marvin Angulo
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Angulo playing for Saprissa in 2017
Personal information
Full name Marvin Angulo Borbón
Date of birth 30 September 1986 (1986-09-30) (age 34)
Place of birth Heredia, Costa Rica
Height 1.72 m (5 ft 8 in)
Playing position Attacking Midfielder
Club information
Current club Deportivo Saprissa
Number 10
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2006–2013 Herediano 138 (24)
2009–2010 Melbourne Victory (loan) 37 (0)
2013–2014 Uruguay de Coronado 41 (6)
2014– Deportivo Saprissa 280 (62)
National team
2007– Costa Rica 8 (0)
  • Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 28 May 2021.

† Appearances (Goals).

‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 18 November 2019

Marvin Angulo Borbón (born 30 September 1986) is a Costa Rican professional footballer who currently plays for Deportivo Saprissa.

Club career

On 1 October 2009 it was thought he will join the Melbourne Victory from CS Herediano as an injury replacement player for Billy Celeski. The deal was agreed in principle on 21 September 2009. However, he was yet to gain clearance from FIFA, and was unable to take the field for Melbourne Victory until the 10 January 2010 fixture against the Newcastle Jets.

He was released by Melbourne Victory during the 10/11 off-season and returned to Herediano, despite rumours of Melbourne wanting to extend his loan.

International career

Angulo has made two appearances for the Costa Rica national football team, his debut coming in a friendly against Peru on 22 August 2007. In January 2008 he played his second and final international against Sweden.

Transfer Rumors

Angulo has been linked to a transfer from this current club Saprissa to the Major League Soccer team Portland Timbers



  • Liga FPD: Clausura 2012


  • Liga FPD: Clausura 2014, Apertura 2014, Apertura 2015, Apertura 2016, Clausura 2018, Clausura 2020, Clausura 2021
  • CONCACAF League: 2019


  • Liga FPD Player of the Year: Apertura 2007, Apertura 2015, Apertura 2016
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