Johan Fano

This name uses Spanish naming customs: the first or paternal family name is Fano and the second or maternal family name is Espinoza.
Johan Fano
Personal information
Full name Johan Javier Fano Espinoza
Date of birth (1978-08-09) 9 August 1978
Place of birth Huánuco, Peru
Height 1.78 m (5 ft 10 in)
Playing position Striker
Club information
Current team
UTC Cajamarca
Number 9
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1995-2002 León de Huánuco 18 (3)
1996–1997Unión Minas (loan) 13 (1)
1998Alcides Vigo (loan) 10 (4)
1999Deportivo Pesquero (loan) 20 (7)
2000Sport Boys (loan) 33 (7)
2001Unión Minas (loan) 16 (9)
2001Sport Boys (loan) 16 (8)
2002–2007 Alianza Lima 49 (8)
2003–2004Coronel Bolognesi (loan) 65 (39)
2006Coronel Bolognesi (loan) 14 (6)
2007–2012 Universitario de Deportes 72 (31)
2008–2009Once Caldas (loan) 66 (35)
2010Atlante (loan) 31 (19)
2012Atlético Nacional (loan) 12 (0)
2012 Itagüí 17 (6)
2013–2014 León de Huánuco 49 (19)
2014–2015 Águilas Doradas 43 (11)
2016– UTC Cajamarca 34 (13)
National team
2003–2011 Peru 17 (3)

* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 5 January 2015.

‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 15 November 2011

Johan Javier Fano Espinoza (born 9 August 1978 in Huánuco, Perú) is a Peruvian footballer.


His professional football debut was on March 5, 1995 playing for León de Huánuco. Fano has played for many Peruvian football clubs throughout his career. He has played for both Universitario and Alianza Lima, and notably scored 46 goals for Coronel Bolognesi. He has also been called to play for the Peru national football team for both friendlies and official matches (World Cup Qualifiers). He was the top-scorer for the 2007 season and signed with Once Caldas the following season and scored on his debut in the Colombian league.

In 2009, he scored 13 goals in 24 matches for Once Caldas. In December 2009 the Mexican team Atlante F.C. have signed the Peruvian forward from Colombian club Once Caldas on a one-year deal.

International career

Fano has made nine appearances for the Peru national football team.[1] Fano scored his first international goal for Peru against Argentina in the dying seconds of stoppage time on September 10, 2008. The goal gave Peru a morale boosting tie against Argentina. This goal was an important one for his international career as well as his personal career.

International goals

# Date Venue Opponent Score Result Competition
1. September 10, 2008 Lima, Peru  Argentina 1-1 Draw 2010 FIFA World Cup qualification (CONMEBOL)
2. March 29, 2009 Lima, Peru  Chile 1-3 Loss 2010 FIFA World Cup qualification (CONMEBOL)
3. October 14, 2009 Lima, Peru  Bolivia 1-0 Win 2010 FIFA World Cup qualification (CONMEBOL)


  1. Pierrend, José Luis (2009-05-28). "Peru - Record International Players". RSSSF.
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