Xavier Ricardo Arreaga Bermello (born 28 September 1994) is an Ecuadorian footballer who plays as a defender for Major League Soccer side Seattle Sounders FC and the Ecuador national team. He made his debut for Ecuador on 20 November 2018 in a match against Panama.
Arreaga with Barcelona in 2017
|Full name||Xavier Ricardo Arreaga Bermello|
|Date of birth||28 September 1994|
|Place of birth||Guayaquil, Ecuador|
|Height||1.83 m (6 ft 0 in)|
|Seattle Sounders FC|
|2005–2012||Unión Española de Guayaquil|
|2019–||Seattle Sounders FC||17||(0)|
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 10 April 2019|
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 13 October 2019
After four seasons with Barcelona S.C. in the Ecuadorian Serie A, Arreaga was signed by the Sounders on 7 May 2019. He joined the team later that month as a replacement for retiring defender Chad Marshall and made his debut on 26 May 2019 against Sporting Kansas City.
- Xavier Arreaga at Soccerway
- "Ecuador ganó 2-1 a Panama en amistoso preparatorio en el Capwell" (in Spanish). El Universo. 22 February 2017. Retrieved 2 March 2017.
- "Sounders FC completes deadline day haul by adding Xavier Arreaga and Joevin Jones to roster" (Press release). Seattle Sounders FC. 7 May 2019. Retrieved 7 May 2019.
- Evans, Jayda (23 May 2019). "On heels of Chad Marshall's retirement, Ecuadorian defender Xavier Arreaga joins Sounders". The Seattle Times. Retrieved 26 May 2019.
- "Seattle Sounders are 2019 MLS Cup champions: Rave Green win second MLS title". Major League Soccer. 10 November 2019. Retrieved 10 November 2019.