Javier is a Spanish player from the Cordoba CF’s youth set-up and made his senior debut in the 2003-04 fourth division with the Cordoba B side. He played as a professional in September 2009 with Elche CF. Slowly progressing in the league rungs, Javier made his debut in the top flight of Spanish football in 2014 with freshly-promoted SD Eibar. He has the distinction of scoring the side’s first goal in the competition, against Real Sociedad.
Lara is known for his dead-ball prowess and will be looking to make up for lost time after injury ended his participation in Hero ISL 2015 prematurely. A fully fit Lara for the entire duration of the league is certain to better his tally of a goal and an assist from last season.