Álvaro Recoba, Uruguay - 45 years

Álvaro Recoba from Uruguay have had advanced positions among the top scorers in Serie A 1999/2000, Europa League 2000/2001 and Serie A 2002/2003 but never scored enough goals in any season to become the leagues number one top scorer.

Álvaro Alexánder Recoba Rivero, which is his full name, is a player who mostly played at the positions of attacking midfielder and forward. He is 45 years old today, born on 17 March 1976 in Montevideo, Uruguay. He has also represented Uruguay on a national team level for 3 games. He ended his football career as a player in 2015.

Sometimes Álvaro Recoba is also called El Chino.

League, Team Season Age Position Goals Winner/leader
Serie A
2002/2003 27 16 9 Christian Vieri
Europa League
2000/2001 25 10 4 Demis Nikolaidis, Goran Drulic, Javi Moreno and Marcin Kuzba
Serie A
1999/2000 24 16 10 Andriy Shevchenko

Information about Álvaro Recoba

Complete name
Álvaro Alexánder Recoba Rivero
Player positions
Attacking midfielder / Forward
Date of birth
17 March 1976
Place of birth
Montevideo, Uruguay
176 cm
National team caps
Source: Wikipedia

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