Mario Yepes

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This name uises Spaingie namin customs; the first or paternal faimily name is Yepes an the seicont or maternal faimily name is Díaz.
Mario Yepes
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Yepes in 2013.
Personal information
Full name Mario Alberto Yepes Díaz
Date o birth (1976-01-13) 13 Januar 1976 (age 44)
Place o birth Cali, Colombie
Hicht 1.86 m (6 ft 1 in)
Playin poseetion Centre back
Club information
Current team
Nummer 33
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1994–1997 Cortuluá 76 (7)
1997–1999 Deportivo Cali 93 (11)
1999–2002 River Plate 76 (6)
2002–2004 Nantes 73 (2)
2004–2008 Paris Saint-Germain 115 (8)
2008–2010 Chievo 63 (1)
2010–2013 Milan 38 (1)
2013–2014 Atalanta 25 (0)
2014–2015 San Lorenzo 31 (0)
Total 580 (36)
Naitional team
1999–2014 Colombie 102 (6)
* Senior club appearances an goals coontit for the domestic league anerly an correct as o 17 August 2015

Mario Alberto Yepes Díaz (Spaingie pronunciation: [ˈmaɾjo ˈʝepes]; born 13 Januar 1976) is a umwhile Colombie fitbawer who played as a defender. Yepes wis well-kent for his time in Paris Saint-Germain whaur he wis considered tae be ane o the best defenders at the time dubbin him as 'Super Mario' afore muivin tae Chievo.[1][2] He haes been the caiptain o the Colombie naitional team frae 2008 till his retirement. Yepes wis ane o the last active players o the oreeginal members o the Colombie gowden generation durin their dyin years whaur they wan the 2001 Copa America. Thus, wi the current gowden generation, he played in baith the '90s gowden generation (that endit in 2002) tae the present gowden team, alang wi Faryd Mondragón.[1][3][4]

Notes an references[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. 1.0 1.1 "Mario Yepes offered - Chronicle". Retrieved 10 September 2012.
  2. "Passato glorioso di Super Mario Yepes". Retrieved 5 June 2012.
  3. "Yepes: We'll be raring to go". 15 April 2011. Retrieved 4 May 2011.
  4. "Mario Yepes será el capitán de Colombia". (in Spanish). Terra Networks, S.A. 8 October 2008. Retrieved 9 August 2010.CS1 maint: unrecognised leid (link)

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