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Have you caught any of the ABC promos touting next month as "Juan-uary?"

Season 18 ofThe Bachelorwill feature sexy former soccer playerJuan Pablo Galavisin a quest for love, starting Jan. 6 at 8 p.m. ET. (A specialThe Bachelor: Countdown to Juan Pabloairs on Jan. 5 at 8 p.m. ET.)

Juan Pablo, 32, is a single dad from Miami.

Today ABC unveiled the27 potential soul mateswho'll be vying for his attention.

One lists her occupation as "dog lover" (does that pay the bills?) and brings her dog along to meet Juan Pablo on the first night. Another calls herself a "free spirit." She shows up barefoot.

ABC teased a little bit of what goes on when they introduce themselves. Nikki, a nurse, presents a stethoscope to Juan Pablo so he can listen to her heart beat. Kat, a dancer, invites Juan Pablo to show off his sexy salsa moves. Lauren S., a music composer, peddles in on a "piano bike," playing her own composition. And one woman, Clare, "arrives seven months pregnant!" We're guessing that's a gag. Or else it's a bigBachelorfirst.

By the end of the night, Juan Pablo will have whittled them down to 18 women.

The 27 women are:

Alexis, 24, communications director, Tampa.

Alli, 26, nanny, Chicago

Amy J., 31, massage therapist, Los Angeles

Amy L., 27, local news reporter, Orlando

Andi, 26, federal prosecutor, Atlanta

Ashley, 25, grade school teacher, Dallas

Cassandra, 21, former NBA dancer,Rochester Hills, Mich.

Chantel, 27, account manager,San Diego

Chelsie, 24, science educator,Columbus, Ohio

Christine, 23, police support specialist, Miami

Christy, 24, marketing manager, Chicago

Clare, 32, hairstylist, Sacramento

Danielle, 25, psychiatric nurse, St. Louis

Elise, 27, first grade teacher, Forty Fort, Penn.

Kat, 29, medical sales rep,Scottsdale, Ariz.

Kelly, 27, dog lover, Atlanta

Kylie, 23, interior designer,Rockford, Ill.

Lacy, 25, nursing home owner, LaJolla, Calif.

Lauren H., 25, mineral coordinator,Oklahoma City

Lauren S., 26, music composer, Austin

Lucy, 24, free spirit,Santa Barbara, Calif.

Maggie, 24, personal banker,North Augusta, S.C.

Nikki, 26, pediatric nurse,Kansas City, Mo.

Renee, 32, real estate agent,Sarasota, Fla.

Sharleen, 29, opera singer,Heidelberg, Germany

Valerie, 26, personal trainer, Sutter, Calif.

Victoria, 24, legal assistant,Boca Raton, Fla.

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