Deportivo Maldonado

Club Deportivo Maldonado is a football club from Maldonado, Uruguay. They currently play in the Uruguayan Primera División following their promotion from the Uruguayan Segunda División at the end of the 2019 season.

Deportivo Maldonado
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Full nameClub Deportivo Maldonado
Nickname(s)El Depor
FoundedAugust 25, 1928; 94 years ago (1928-08-25)
GroundEstadio Domingo Burgueño, Maldonado, Uruguay
ChairmanMalcolm Caine
ManagerFabián Coito
LeaguePrimera División
2022Primera División, 3rd of 16
WebsiteClub website


logo of the parent sports club

Club Deportivo Maldonado, SAD have a history of being a Middle Men club used by third-party owners, where top flight South American clubs will sell players to the team before they are immediately sold or loaned to another club, with the player never appearing for Deportivo Maldonado. Notable players who've made this type of transfer include Allan, Jonathan Calleri, Gerónimo Rulli, Hernán Toledo, Alex Sandro, Marcelo Estigarribia,[1] Willian José[2] and Iván Piris.[3]

Current squadEdit

As of 5 April 2021[4]

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

No. Pos. Nation Player
1 GK   ARG Danilo Lerda
4 DF   URU Charles Zoryez
5 MF   URU Sebastián González
6 MF   URU Facundo Rodríguez
7 FW   ARG César Pereyra
9 FW   URU Facundo Batista
10 MF   URU Federico Ramos
11 DF   URU Andrés Ravecca
12 GK   URU Valentín Fernández
13 FW   BRA Mosquito
14 FW   URU Rodrigo Muniz
15 MF   ARG Mauro Burruchaga
16 DF   URU Álex De Freitas
17 MF   ARG Hernán Toledo
No. Pos. Nation Player
19 DF   URU Facundo Tealde
20 FW   URU Diego Casas
22 MF   URU Mariano Bogliacino
23 DF   URU Agustín Sant'Anna
24 FW   URU Federico Castellanos (on loan from Plaza Colonia)
25 MF   PAR Marcelo Estigarribia
26 DF   URU Gastón Pagano
28 MF   ARG Santiago Nagüel
29 FW   URU Alexander González
30 FW   URU Luis Machado
31 GK   URU Leandro Gelpi
32 MF   URU Lucas Núñez
33 MF   URU Ignacio Nicolini
34 MF   URU Maximiliano Cantera
DF   URU Matías Aguirregaray


  1. ^ Aarons, Ed (10 October 2016). "Welcome to Deportivo Maldonado, where the big names never actually play". The Guardian. London. Retrieved 11 December 2016.
  2. ^ Scott, Nate (19 March 2014). "Tiny Uruguayan soccer club makes millions as undercover transfer market middle-man". USA Today. Bloomberg and transfermarkt contributed the content. Gannett Satellite Information Network. Retrieved 11 December 2016.
  3. ^ "IVAN RODRIGO PIRIS Operazioni di mercato" (PDF) (Press release) (in Italian). A.S. Roma. 1 August 2012. Archived from the original (PDF) on 14 February 2013. Retrieved 3 August 2012.
  4. ^ "Listado 1ra División" (in Spanish). Club Deportivo Maldonado, SAD. Retrieved 27 October 2017.

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