Carlos Arturo Bacca Ahumada started playing football in amateur clubs in his native city of Barranquilla. What is favorite activity might be the boy of Colombian wilderness, if not football? He played for the region, with difficulty at times looking for money for new boots. This is not a metaphor. If not for the lucky break, so Bacca would never have hung chauffeur's cap on a nail, and on the Department of the championship would not be climbed.
Bacca's parents Eloise and Gilberto are still living in Puerto Colombia in the same house where their son was born. He suggested several times to move families to a big city, or even in a new home, but they agreed only to repair the old. Striker says that bear on them bored, and not a day goes by that he did not call home.
In 2007 he was noticed and invited to the main town of the team - Atletico Junior with which he signed his first professional contract. At first he played on loan at a local club Barranquilla (12 goals in 27 games) and the representative of the Venezuelan second division Minervene (12 goals in 29 matches), with whom he won a ticket to the examples. In 2009, in the Atlético Junior was the best scorer of the Cup of Colombia, and a year later became the champion and top scorer of the Colombian Apertura. In 2011, he repeated the two achievements.
Speech Bacca attracted the attention of many European clubs. Moscow Locomotive and Chievo was close to signing a contract with the Colombian, but the deal fell through. Carlos even declared that went to Russia, but Muscovites have purchased Felipe Caicedo.
In January 2012, Carlos Bacca moved to the Belgian club Brugge. transfers amounted to 2.5 million euro. He made his debut on January 21, coming on as a substitute for Lior Rafaelova 68 minutes into the match, lost the Mechelen with a score of 0:1. The first three months of fighting for a place in the starting lineup.
July 10, 2013 Bacca moved to Sevilla, signing a contract until 2018 with a compensation of 30 million euro. The first distinguished himself for his new club on July 26 in a match against FC Barcelona of Guayaquil as part of the Euro-American Cup. He made his debut in La Liga August 18 game with Atletico. September 25 scored twice in the gate Rayo Vallecano.
July 2, 2015 Carlos Bacca transferred to the AC Milan for 30 million euros. The first goal for the Milan scored in the match 29 August 2015 against the Empoli. First Cut issued September 19, 2015 in a match against Palermo.