Jorge Villafaña played for the U.S. U-20 squad from 2007-09, capping off that level with a trip to the 2009 FIFA U-20 World Cup. He made 16 appearances with the U-20s, scoring a goal in 2007 against the Argentina U-20 team. Villafaña has played professionally for Major League Soccer’s Chivas USA since 2007.
- Won Sueño MLS on March 25, 2007, earning a spot on Chivas USA’s U-19 squad and ultimately making his MLS senior team debut for Chivas on Sept. 9
- Scored three goals in three games to open his first full MLS season with Chivas USA in 2008
- Changed his last name from Flores to Villafaña last year
- Has yet to make his U.S. U-23 debut; was an available option during its 2-0 victory against Mexico on Feb. 29, 2012, but he did not see the pitch
Date of Birth
Sep 16, 1989