Date of birth: 04/06/2003
Lenguages spoken: Spanish
Position: Winger/Attacking Midfielder
Club: Deportivo Tachira
Scout: Luigi Calvo
Yerson made his first team debut at the age of 14 years and 10 months, again with Deportivo Tachira in 2017, a team from his hometown. He made his debut in the Copa Libertadores at the age of 17 years and 4 months, among the youngest ever to play in the South American continental competition.
After playing in the youth teams, following his debut in the first team, from 2020, he becomes an integral part of Deportivo Tachira, where he starts playing as a regular despite his 17 years.
Yerson boasts 46 appearances and 10 goals in South American professional football, with 11 assists under his belt. Among these attendance tokens, Yerson played 5 in Copa libertadores, with 1 goal and 2 assists, while 2 appearances in Copa Sudamericana.
Yerson Chacon is a winger, often plays in the role of left winger.
The Venezuelan class of 2003 is a player with great imagination combined with agility and leg strength. He is technically a very good player, who knows how to do everything on the playing field. He has a great weapon in dribbling, with which when he points the direct opponent becomes lethal. His long-range shot is very good, in fact he has scored many goals thanks to this technical gesture.
Despite playing not very close to the penalty area, Yerson plays wide and takes advantage of his athletic and dribbling skills, he is a player who loves scoring goals and knows how to make his teammates score. He knows how to play both in the strait, talking with his partner or trying the solitary solution, but also in the open field.
In addition to his skills as a finisher and times for entering the penalty area, Yerson boasts excellent skills in the last pass, the testimony of which is the 10 assists he has scored this season between the league and cups.
He can still grow a lot in physical terms, given his very young age, but he already has all the credentials in terms of technical and tactical intelligence to become part of European professional football.
-0.42 key pass per game
-1.86 shoot per game (63% accurate)
-3.3 cross per game (34% accurate)
-10 challenges - 4 aerial - 6 ground (32% won)
-2.7 dribbling per game (43% succesful)
-34 passes per game (80% accurate)
-0.51 goals per game