Fausto Pinto

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Fausto Pinto
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Personal information
Full nameFausto Manuel Pinto Rosas
Date of birth (1983-08-08) August 8, 1983 (age 35)
Place of birth Culiacán, Sinaloa, Mexico
Height 1.67 m (5 ft 6 in)
Playing position Left back
Club information
Current team
Dorados de Sinaloa
Number 58
Senior career*
YearsTeamApps(Gls)
2001–2008 Pachuca 187 (3)
2009– Cruz Azul 181 (1)
2013Toluca (loan) 28 (0)
2016Lobos BUAP (loan) 15 (0)
2017– Dorados 12 (0)
National team
2003 Mexico U20 3 (1)
2007–2010 Mexico 25 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league onlyand correct as of 15 April 2017
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 11 August 2010

Fausto Manuel Pinto Rosas (born August 8, 1983) is a Mexican football defender currently playing for Dorados de Sinaloa in Ascenso MX.

In the sport of association football, a defender is an outfield player whose primary role is to prevent the opposing team from scoring goals.

Dorados de Sinaloa Mexican association football club

Dorados de Sinaloa, or Dorados, is a Mexican professional football club based in Culiacán. The club plays its home games in Culiacán, Mexico. Dorados was the youngest franchise to play in the Primera División de México, having joined the division for the first time for the Apertura 2004 tournament, when the club was only one year old. Dorados currently plays in Ascenso MX, the second tier of the Mexican league. The goalkeeper's colours are a red shirt and white shorts primarily, and the secondary attire is all white.

Ascenso MX second tier of the football pyramid of professional football league in Mexico

The Ascenso MX is the second professional level of the Mexican football league system. The champion of the competition is promoted to Liga MX. The bottom team gets relegated to Liga Premier. It is currently sponsored by BBVA through its Mexican subsidiary BBVA Bancomer, and thus officially known as Ascenso BBVA Bancomer.

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On December 23, 2008 Fausto Pinto left C.F. Pachuca and started playing with Cruz Azul. Hugo Sánchez, Mexican coach asked for Fausto Pinto's services for the 2007 CONCACAF Gold Cup held in the United States. However, Pinto's debut did not happen until the 2007 Copa América against Brazil in a 2–0 win.

C.F. Pachuca Mexican football club

Club de Fútbol Pachuca is a Mexican professional football team based in Pachuca, Hidalgo, that competes in Liga MX. Founded by Cornish miners in 1901, it is one of the oldest football clubs in the Americas. After decades of mediocre or poor performances between the 1st and 2nd division, Pachuca was promoted once again to the Primera División in 1998. Since then, it has been one of the most successful clubs in Mexico, winning six national championships, four CONCACAF Champions' Cups, the 2007 SuperLiga, and one Copa Sudamericana. In 2006, Pachuca became the first CONCACAF team to win a CONMEBOL tournament. Pachuca was one of the founding members of the Mexican Primera División.

Cruz Azul España association football club

Cruz Azul is a Mexican football club that plays in the top division of Mexican football, Liga MX.

Hugo Sánchez Mexican association football player

Hugo Sánchez Márquez is a Mexican retired professional footballer and manager, who played as a forward. A prolific goalscorer known for his spectacular strikes and volleys, Sánchez is widely regarded as the greatest Mexican footballer of all time, and one of the greatest players of his generation. In 1999, the International Federation of Football History and Statistics voted Sánchez the 26th best footballer of the 20th century, and the best footballer from the CONCACAF region. In 2004 Sánchez was named in the FIFA 100 list of the world's greatest living players. He is the fourth highest scorer in the history of La Liga, the third highest scoring foreign player after Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo, and is the seventh highest goalscorer in Real Madrid's history. He scored over 540 senior career goals for both club and country.

International caps

As of 11 August 2010

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Honours

Club honours

Pachuca

Primera División de México(Mexican First Division)Invierno 2001 is a Mexican football tournament - one of two short tournaments that take up the entire year to determine the champion(s) of Mexican football. It began on Saturday, July 21, 2001, and ran until November 25, when the regular season ended. La Piedad was promoted to the Primera División de México, allowing 19 teams to take part in the Mexican First Division as opposed to 18 teams that formed the previous tournaments. In the final Pachuca defeated UANL and became champions for the 2nd time.

Primera División de México(Mexican First Division)Clausura 2006 is a Mexican football tournament - one of two short tournaments that take up the entire year to determine the champion(s) of Mexican football. It began on Friday, January 20, 2006, and ran until April 30, when the regular season ended. Tecos and San Luis inaugurated the season with a match that resulted in a 2-1 victory for Tecos. On May 21, Pachuca defeated San Luis 1-0 and became champions for the fourth time.

Primera División de México(Mexican First Division)Clausura 2007 is a Mexican football tournament - one of two short tournaments that take up the entire year - to determine the champion(s) of Mexican football. It began on Friday, January 19, 2007, and ran until April 29, when the regular season ended. Tecos and Tigres inaugurated the season with a match in which Tecos won 2-1. Reigning champions Guadalajara were eliminated in semifinals by archrivals América and thus could not retain their title. Querétaro, who finished last in the percentage table, were relegated to Primera División A at the end of the season. On May 27, Pachuca defeated América 3-2 and became champions for the fifth time.

Cruz Azul

International

Mexico

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References

  1. "Fausto Pinto's Senior International Caps".
Liga MX top level of the Mexican association football (soccer) league system

The Liga MX is the top level of the Mexican football league system. Currently sponsored by BBVA through its Mexican subsidiary BBVA Bancomer, it is officially known as Liga BBVA Bancomer.