Leandro Benegas

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Leandro Benegas
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Personal information
Full nameLeandro Iván Benegas
Date of birth (1988-11-27) 27 November 1988 (age 32)
Place of birth Mendoza, Argentina
Height 1.79 m (5 ft 10 12 in) [1]
Playing position(s) Forward
Club information
Current team
Palestino
Number 9
Youth career
Independiente Rivadavia
2007–2008 River Plate
Senior career*
YearsTeamApps(Gls)
2006–2009 Independiente Rivadavia 42 (6)
2009–2010 Huracán 16 (1)
2010 C.A.I. 12 (1)
2011 Deportivo Armenio 9 (0)
2011–2012 Deportivo Laferrere 31 (13)
2012–2014 Unión La Calera 68 (30)
2015–2019 Universidad de Chile 65 (19)
2016Audax Italiano (loan) 10 (2)
2016Palestino (loan) 15 (10)
2020– Palestino 22 (4)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league onlyand correct as of 20 December 2020

Leandro Iván Benegas (born 27 November 1988) is an Argentine-born Chilean [2] professional footballer who plays as a forward for Chilean Primera División club Palestino.

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International career

He received his first call up to the Chile senior team to play the 2022 FIFA World Cup qualification match against Colombia on 13 October 2020, [3] replacing Juan Carlos Gaete due to injury, [4] but he didn't make his international debut.

Honours

Universidad de Chile

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References

  1. Profile at Universidad de Chile
  2. "Entregan 70 cartas de nacionalización: Leandro Benegas entre nuevos chilenos". ElDinamo.cl. 26 December 2018. Retrieved 20 October 2020.
  3. "Jugador convocado a la Selección Chilena". laroja.cl. 11 October 2020. Retrieved 11 October 2020.
  4. "Jugador liberado de la convocatoria de la Selección Chilena". laroja.cl. 10 October 2020. Retrieved 20 October 2020.