Date of Birth: 01/02/1998
Home country: United States
Weight: 153 lbs
Pronunciation: AIR-ic Cal-VEE-oh
Calvillo, 24, comes to El Paso after a successful season on loan with Orange County SC from San Jose Earthquakes where the California native helped lift the 2021 USL Championship trophy. Calvillo made 25 appearances, recording two goals and three assists in the regular season with Orange County SC. Eric Calvillo began his career in the NASL with the New York Cosmos, making a total of 9 appearances , four goals, and one assist, helping the Cosmos to a first place finish and a trophy in 2016 before crossing over to the Major League Soccer, signing with the San Jose Earthquakes in 2018.
As a young midfielder with Salvadorian roots, Calvillo earned his first appearances for El Salvador Men’s National Team, playing 57 minutes against Guatemala, having made three appearances for El Salvador U-23 team earlier in the year. Prior to that, Calvillo played in the US National’s Team youth system, making 36 appearances for the U-17 team and four for the U-19.