Defender Javi López
- Height 180cm
- Weight 76kg
- D.O.B. 21/1/86
- Born Sevilla
Experienced defender, Javi López, arrives to Adelaide United with a wealth of pedigree after playing more than a decade in La Liga with RCD Espanyol. Between 2009 and 2020, the 34-year-old amassed more than 280 games in all competitions and faced some of the best players in the world on a weekly basis. López even served as the team's captain for the last five years of his stay at the Catalan club. Predominantly a right-back, the Spaniard can operate at centre-back or as a defensive midfielder.
United extend Spanish duo's Adelaide stay
Adelaide United can advise Spanish pair Javi López and Juande have signed one-year contract extensions with the Club. The duo's current deals were set to expire at the conclusion of the campaign but will now remain with the Reds until the end of the A-League 2021/22