Coquimbo Unido

Coquimbo Unido is a Chilean football club based in the city of Coquimbo. The club was founded August 30, 1958 and will play in the Chilean Primera División on 2022. Their home games are played at the Estadio Municipal Francisco Sánchez Rumoroso, which has a capacity of approximately 18,750 seats.

Coquimbo Unido
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Full nameClub de Deportes Coquimbo Unido
Nickname(s)Piratas (Pirates)
Aurinegros (Gold and Black)
El Barbón (The Beardy Man)
Founded30 August 1958; 63 years ago (30 August 1958)
GroundFrancisco Sánchez Rumoroso
Coquimbo, Chile
Capacity18,750
ChairmanJorge Contador
ManagerHéctor Tapia
LeaguePrimera División
2021Primera B, 1st of 16 (promoted)
WebsiteClub website

HistoryEdit

StadiumEdit

 
Inside view of the new stadium.

The home stadium of Coquimbo Unido its Estadio Municipal Francisco Sánchez Rumoroso, the stadium is a multi-purpose stadium in Coquimbo, Chile. It is currently used mostly for football matches. The former stadium was inaugurated on July 1, 1970 and hold 17,750 people.

In 2007 the stadium was selected as a venue for the 2008 FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup. In order to comply with FIFA standards, a completely new stadium was built. Its capacity was increased from 15,000 to 18,750. The new stadium has the shape of ship so as to homage Coquimbo's oceanic tradition. The city has been famous due to its port and pirate lore. The stadium was inaugurated on November 9, 2008.

HonoursEdit

Domestic honoursEdit

Runner-up (2): 1991, 2005 Apertura
Winners (4): 1962, 1977, 2018, 2021
Winners (no promotion to Primera División) (1): 2014 Clausura[1]
Runner-up (2): 1966, 1990
Runner-up (1): 1970 Copa Isidro Corbinos

South American cups historyEdit

Season Competition Round Country Club Home Away Aggregate
1992 Copa Libertadores Group Stage
Group 1
  Colo-Colo 1–1 0–1 5th Place
  Universidad Católica 3–2 1–5
  Newell's Old Boys 1–2 0–3
  San Lorenzo 0–1 0–3
2020 Copa Sudamericana First Stage   Aragua 3–0 0–1 3–1
Second Stage   Estudiantes de Mérida 3–0 2–0 5–0
Round of 16   Sport Huancayo 0–0 2–0 2–0
Quarter-finals   Junior 0–1 2–1 2–2 (a)
Semi-finals   Defensa y Justicia 0–0 2–4 2–4

Current squadEdit

Current squad of Coquimbo Unido as of 23 July 2022 (edit)
Sources: ANFP Official Web Site

No. Position Player
1   CHI GK Maicol Vergara
2   CHI DF Cristopher Barrera
3   CHI DF Ricardo Escobar
4   CHI DF Felipe Yáñez
5   CHI MF Dylan Escobar
6   CHI MF Jorge Gatica
7   CHI MF Sebastián Galani
8   CHI MF Luis Cabrera
9   CHI FW César Huanca
10   CHI FW Joe Abrigo
12   CHI GK Guillermo Orellana
13   CHI FW Felipe Barrientos
15   CHI FW Jhon Bravo
16   CHI DF Nicolás Berardo
17   CHI FW Rubén Farfán
No. Position Player
18   CHI DF Gonzalo Jara
19   CHI FW Ignacio Jeraldino
20   CHI MF Felipe Villagrán
23   CHI DF Víctor González
24   CHI MF Franco Cortés
25   URU GK Rodrigo Formento
26   CHI MF Fabián Carmona
27   GUA DF Gerardo Gordillo
28   CHI DF Dilan Zúñiga
29   ARG DF Federico Pereyra
30   ARG FW Nicolás Gauna
31   CHI FW Cristian Aravena
32   CHI DF Nicolás Díaz
33   CHI MF Benjamín Meza
34   CHI FW Matías Alvarado

Manager: Patricio Graff

2022 Winter TransfersEdit

InEdit

Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.

No. Pos. Nation Player
7 MF   CHI Sebastián Galani (from Universidad Católica)
19 FW   CHI Ignacio Jeraldino (loan from Santos Laguna)
No. Pos. Nation Player
27 DF   GUA Gerardo Gordillo (from Gualaceo)

OutEdit

Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.

No. Pos. Nation Player
7 FW   CHI Esteban Paredes (retired)
11 FW   CHI Álvaro Ramos (to Deportes Iquique)
19 FW   ARG Tobías Zárate (back to Vélez Sarsfield)
No. Pos. Nation Player
21 MF   CHI Fernando Manríquez (to Santiago Morning)
22 MF   CHI Cristóbal Marín (to Barnechea)
27 MF   CHI Harol Salgado (loan to Fernández Vial)

Notable playersEdit

ManagersEdit

Interim managers are shown in cursive.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "COQUIMBO UNIDO SE CORONÓ CAMPEÓN DEL CLAUSURA TRAS VENCER A CURICÓ UNIDO" [COQUIMBO UNIDO BECAME TORNEO CLAUSURA'S CHAMPION AFTER DEFEATING CURICÓ UNIDO] (in Spanish). ANFP. 11 May 2014. Retrieved 8 July 2020.
  2. ^ a b c d e "60 AÑOS DE FUERZA Y CORAJE: COQUIMBO UNIDO" (PDF). Retrieved 9 July 2020.
  3. ^ "Gracias por tanto, Francisco "Paco" Molina". Retrieved 14 July 2020.
  4. ^ "Los nefastos anti récords del fútbol chileno". Retrieved 14 July 2020.
  5. ^ "Coquimbo 1978 - Campeonato Nacional". Retrieved 9 July 2020.
  6. ^ "La historia del club chileno con más partidos seguidos sin ganar". Retrieved 9 July 2020.
  7. ^ "Coquimbo 1979 - Campeonato Nacional". Retrieved 9 July 2020.
  8. ^ "Coquimbo 1980 - Campeonato Nacional". Retrieved 9 July 2020.
  9. ^ "Coquimbo 1984 - Campeonato Nacional". Retrieved 9 July 2020.
  10. ^ "Coquimbo 1992 - Campeonato Nacional". Retrieved 9 July 2020.
  11. ^ "Coquimbo 1994 - Campeonato Nacional". Retrieved 9 July 2020.
  12. ^ "Como club nos sumamos al pesar por el sensible fallecimiento de quien fuese nuestro director técnico los años 1997 y 1998". Retrieved 9 July 2020.
  13. ^ "Coquimbo 2006 - Campeonato de Clausura". Retrieved 9 July 2020.
  14. ^ "Coquimbo 2007 - Campeonato de Apertura". Retrieved 9 July 2020.
  15. ^ "Coquimbo Unido despidió al entrenador Oscar Malbernat". Retrieved 14 July 2020.
  16. ^ "Primera B: Coquimbo Unido logró un tranquilizador triunfo". Retrieved 14 July 2020.
  17. ^ "Diego Torrente renunció a la banca de Coquimbo Unido". Retrieved 14 July 2020.
  18. ^ "Roberto Mariani dejó de ser el técnico de Coquimbo Unido". Retrieved 14 July 2020.
  19. ^ "Coquimbo Unido confirma la salida de Luis Musrri". Retrieved 14 July 2020.
  20. ^ "Jorge Cerino asume en reemplazo de Castañeda en Coquimbo Unido". Retrieved 9 July 2020.
  21. ^ "Finalmente el DT Jorge Cerino estará en la nómina que irá a Calama". Retrieved 9 July 2020.
  22. ^ "Fin a la era Corengia en Coquimbo Unido: ya hay una terna para reemplazarlo". Retrieved 3 September 2020.

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