Ángel Romano

Alfredo Ángel Romano (2 August 1893 – 22 August 1972) was a Uruguayan football striker who played 70 games for his national team between 1911 and 1927, scoring 28 goals.[1] He played in the Copa América nine times, finishing on the winning side on six occasions, losing one final and finishing third twice. He was also part of the Uruguayan team that won the football tournament in the 1924 Olympics.[2]

Ángel Romano
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Personal information
Full name Alfredo Ángel Romano
Date of birth 2 August 1893
Place of birth Montevideo, Uruguay
Date of death 22 August 1972(1972-08-22) (aged 79)
Place of death Montevideo, Uruguay
Position(s) Second striker or Inside-forward
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1910 Nacional
1911–1913 CURCC
1913–1915 Boca Juniors
1915–1930 Nacional 388 (164)
National team
1911–1927 Uruguay 70 (28)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

Romano played club football for Nacional between 1910 and 1930, scoring 164 goals in 388 games. The club won 21 titles during his time as a player. He won a total of 36 official titles in his career, 50 including the friendly tournaments. He retired at the age of 37.

HonoursEdit

ClubEdit

 
Romano with the Uruguay national team
CURCC
Nacional

National teamEdit

Uruguay[3]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Ángel Romano - AUF
  2. ^ "Ángel Romano". Olympedia. Retrieved 18 August 2021.
  3. ^ Biografía Ángel Romano|fechaacceso= 3 de agosto de 2009|autor= Informe Xeneixe|urlarchivo= https://web.archive.org/web/20090715072537/http://www.informexeneize.com.ar/biografia_angel_romano.htm|fechaarchivo= 15 de julio de 2009 Biography

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