|Full name||Facundo Sebastián Roncaglia|
|Date of birth||10 February 1987|
|Place of birth||Chajarí, Argentina|
|Height||1.79 m (5 ft 10 in)|
| Valencia |
(on loan from Celta)
|2009–2010||→ Espanyol (loan)||21||(0)|
|2010–2011||→ Estudiantes (loan)||25||(0)|
|2014–2015||→ Genoa (loan)||32||(0)|
|2019–||→ Valencia (loan)||7||(0)|
| * Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league onlyand correct as of 07:56, 19 May 2019 (UTC)|
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 28 March 2017
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