Franco Mazurek

Franco Eduardo Mazurek (born 24 September 1993) is an Argentine professional footballer who plays as a midfielder for Bulgarian First League club Levski Sofia.



On 6 July 2017, Panetolikos officially announced the signing of Franco Eduardo Mazurek, who was previously a member of Palestino, until the summer of 2019. The 24-year-old Argentine attacking midfielder has also been a member of Boca Juniors in the beginning of his career, while he is a close friend of Panaitolikos' defensive midfielder Federico Bravo.[1] On 23 September 2017 he scored his first goal for the club in a 2-0 home win against Panathinaikos.[2] On 4 November 2017 he scored his team's goal in a 3-1 home loss against Xanthi.[3] On 26 November 2017 Franco scored in a 3-1 home win against AEL, which was the first since matchday 6.[4] Four days later he scored in a triumphic 5-0 away win against Ergotelis for the group stages of the Greek Cup.[5]

He scored in the 2018–19 season's opener, a 2-1 home loss against Atromitos.[6] On 24 September 2018, he scored with a stunning volley in a 2-2 home draw against Lamia.[7] On 20 October 2018, he was the MVP of a 2-0 away win against PAS Giannina, scoring both goals. [8]

On 11 February 2019, he scored opened the score in an eventual 2-2 home draw against AEL. [9] On 11 March 2019, he was the MVP of an emphatic 5-0 home win against Panionios, scoring a brace and giving one assist. [10]

The 26-year old, who has impressed with his performances during the season, having recorded 7 goals and 4 assists in 27 games, is out of contract next summer and has attracted interest from Panathinaikos and Atromitos. [11]

Levski Sofia

On 20 June 2019 Mazurek signed a 2-year contract with Bulgarian side Levski Sofia, making him the first Argentinian to ever play for the club.[12]


  1. ^ Παίρνει Μασουρέκ ο Παναιτωλικός
  2. ^ "Ιστορική νίκη για τον Παναιτωλικό!" (in Greek). Retrieved 2017-09-23.
  3. ^ "Εύκολα η Ξάνθη στο Αγρίνιο, 3-1 τον Παναιτωλικό". 4 November 2017.
  4. ^ "Επιτέλους νίκη για τον Παναιτωλικό, 3-1 την ΑΕΛ". 26 November 2017.
  5. ^ "Πεντάρα στο Παγκρήτιο για τον Παναιτωλικό και πρόκριση στους "16"". 30 November 2017.
  6. ^ "Με δύο γκολ του Κουλούρη ο Ατρόμητος, 2-1 τον Παναιτωλικό". 25 August 2018.
  7. ^ "Παναιτωλικός - Λαμία 2-2: Πρώτος βαθμός στο 90'+9' για τους Φθιώτες". 24 September 2018.
  8. ^ "ΠΑΣ Γιάννινα - Παναιτωλικός 0-2: "Παρέλαση" στους Ζωσιμάδες με Μάζουρεκ". 20 October 2018.
  9. ^ {{cite web |url= |title=Παναιτωλικός - ΑΕΛ 2-2: Όρθιοι με Φατιόν οι "βυσσινί" | |date=11 February 2019}
  10. ^ {{cite web |url= |title=Παναιτωλικός - Πανιώνιος 5-0: Με πεντάρα κυνηγά το "θαύμα" της Ευρώπης | |date=11 March 2019}
  11. ^ {{cite web |url= |title=Μάζουρεκ: Τον θέλει ο Παναθηναϊκός, τον "αρπάζει" ο Ατρόμητος | |date=24 April 2019}
  12. ^ {{cite web |url= |title=ПФК „Левски“ подписа с Франко Мазурек | |date=20 June 2019}

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