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Eduardo Rergis Pacheco (born 20 April 1956, in Veracruz, Veracruz) is a Mexican former footballer and manager.

Eduardo Rergis
Personal information
Full name Eduardo Rergis Pacheco
Date of birth (1956-04-20) 20 April 1956 (age 63)[1]
Place of birth Veracruz, Veracruz, Mexico
Height 1.75 m (5 ft 9 in)
Playing position Defender
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1977–1980 América
1980–1983 Atlante
1983–1984 Oaxtepec
1984–1986 Tampico Madero
1986–1988 Tigres
1988–1989 Atlante
1989–1992 Veracruz
National team
1976 Mexico Olympic 3 (0)
1977 Mexico U20 2 (1)
1983–1990 Mexico
Teams managed
1993 Veracruz (interim)
2000 Atlante
2002–2003 Mexico U20
2005 Veracruz (interim)
2006 Atlante
2011 Santos Laguna (interim)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only


Rergis played as a central defender for Club América, Atlante, Oaxtepec, Tampico Madero, Tigres and Veracruz.

Rergis played for Mexico at the 1976 Summer Olympics in Montreal and won a gold medal in football at the 1975 Pan American Games.[2] He also participated in the 1977 FIFA World Youth Championship in Tunisia.

After he retired from playing, Rergis became a football coach. He has managed Deportivo Irapuato, Correcaminos UAT and Veracruz. He also led the Mexico U-20 team at the 2003 FIFA U-20 World Cup.[3] He was an interim manager for Santos Laguna in 2011.[4]


Rergis's sons, Guillermo and Eduardo, are also Mexican former footballer.[5]


  1. ^ "Eduardo Rergis". International Olympic Committee.
  2. ^ Evans, Hilary; Gjerde, Arild; Heijmans, Jeroen; Mallon, Bill. "Eduardo Rergis". Olympics at Sports Reference LLC. Archived from the original on 2016-12-03. Invalid |url-status=no (help)
  3. ^ "Eduardo Rergis es el nuevo técnico del Veracruz" [Eduardo Rergis is Veracruz's new manager] (in Spanish). El Siglo Torreon. 10 October 2005.
  4. ^ "Santos mentalizado en Chivas; Rergis técnico interino" (in Spanish). Expreso. 5 September 2011.
  5. ^ "Oficializan llegada de Guillermo Rergis a fuerzas básicas del Veracruz" (in Spanish). Once Titular. 14 June 2012.

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