Rafael Garcia

by John Max 04 Nov,2018
Rafael Garcia
Body Stats
Height 5 Feet 6 Inch
Weight in KG 68 Kg kg
Personal Info
  • Birth Name Rafael Garcia
  • Currently Married Yes
  • Married to Lilia Garcia
  • Birth Country Granada Hills, California
  • Famous Name Rafael Garcia
  • Children Two
  • Nationality American
  • Ethnicity White
  • Awards MLS Cup: 2012 2014
  • Profession Footballer
  • Squad No 8
  • Started career as Footballer
  • World Cup Game No
  • Currently Club Las Vegas Lights
  • Tatto(s) No

Rafael Garcia is an American footballer who plays side Las Vegas Lights in the United Soccer League as a midfielder. Before signing to Las Vegas Lights, the shirt no 8 played mostly for the LA Galaxy and for New York Cosmos B as well as for FC Hasental.


Garcia, who began his career as a defensive midfielder but started the first two matches of the 2017 season at right back. Also known colloquially as Los Dos, he is a married man and has two children.

Rafael Garcia Early Life

Granada Hills, California native Rafael Garcia was born on 19th December 1988, under stars sign Sagittarius. Talking about his nationality, he is an America, having a white ethnic background. However, he has shared less to no information about his parents and siblings.

Furthermore, Garcia played youth football for the Cal States Northridge Matadors from 2007 to 2011.

Rafael Garcia Professional Life

FC Hasental

In 2010, Garcia joined the Southwest Division of the National Premier Soccer League (NPSL), FC Hasental. He played a season for the club, appearing in 18 games with 3 goals.

LA Galaxy

In 2012, Garcia joined  LA Galaxy, where Landon Donovan has previously played. Later two years, he also joined the reserve team of the club. In total, he played 45 matches for a team with no goals. But he scored 4 goals for team B and played in 27 matches. Furthermore, he was the captain for the LA Galaxy II.

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New York Cosmos B

On 20th April 2018, Cosmos B signed Rafael Garcia with Darwin Espinal. The midfielder, played 12 matches for the club, scoring two goals.

Las Vegas Lights

On 10th August 2018, Garcia joined Las Vegas Lights for the remainder of the 2018 season. The signing is pending league and federation approval. As of November 2018, he has made 13 games appearances for the club with a single goal alongside his mate Freddy Adu.

Rafael Garcia Personal Life

Lights FC star, Rafale Garcia is a family man. He is married to his high school sweetheart, Lilia Garcia. The couple exchanged the wedding vows on 1st May 2014, in a secret ceremony. The lovebird started dating back in 2005. As of now, the duo is blessed with a son and a daughter.

Furthermore, Garcia often shares his beautiful family pictures to his 9,295 fan followers. Till the date, there is no news and rumors popped out in media sites regarding divorce and an extra-marital affair. Garcia is living a blissful life with his small family.

Regarding his build, Garcia stands at the height of 5 feet six inches and weighs 68 Kg.

Rafael Garcia Net Worth

Las Vegas Lights FC #25 midfielder has not disclosed the exact figure of his salary and net worth. But while playing for Los Angeles Galaxy, he used to get paid $82,500 per annum as his salary. As of 2018, his market value is recorded at $154,4914. 

Another footballer Raul Mendiola playing for Las Vegas Lights

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