Engie Mitre

Engin Alberto Mitre (born 16 October 1981 in Panama City, Panama) is a Panamanian football midfielder who currently plays for Chorrillo in the Liga Profesional de Fútbol.

Engin Mitre
Personal information
Full name Engin Alberto Mitre
Date of birth (1981-10-16) October 16, 1981 (age 39)
Place of birth Panama City, Panama
Height 1.82 m (6 ft 0 in)
Position(s) Midfielder
Club information
Current team
Chorrillo
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1998–2008 Plaza Amador 175 (41)
2009–2012 Chorrillo 70 (14)
2013–2015 SUNTRACS
2015– Chorrillo
National team
2004–2007 Panama 34 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 31 July 2006
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 10 September 2006

Club careerEdit

Nicknamed el Doctor, Mitre started his career at hometown club Plaza Amador and joined Chorrillo in December 2008.[1]

In June 2015 he missed out on promotion to the LPF after his team SUNTRACS lost the Panamanian Second Division championship decider to Atlético Nacional.[2] He subsequently returned to Chorrillo and the LPF.[3]

International careerEdit

Mitre made his debut for the Panama national football team in January 2004 against El Salvador and has earned a total of 34 caps, scoring no goals. He represented his country in 11 FIFA World Cup qualification matches[4] and was a member of the 2005 CONCACAF Gold Cup team, who finished second in the tournament[5] and he also played at the 2007 CONCACAF Gold Cup.[6]

His final international was a June 2007 CONCACAF Gold Cup match against the United States.

Personal lifeEdit

A qualified doctor, Mitre joined the medical staff of the Panama U-17 team for the 2011 FIFA U-17 World Cup in Mexico.[7] He has his own clinic in Paraiso, San Miguelito District.[8]

His father Carlos Alberto Mitre also played for Panama in the 1970s.[8]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Engie Mitre deja a los “Leones” por el Chorrillo - Panamá América (in Spanish)
  2. ^ Vence al Suntracs 3-0 La Policía Nacional sube a la LPF - La Prensa (in Spanish)
  3. ^ Plaza Amador confirma cuatro refuerzos, Mitre regresa al Chorrillo - RPC (in Spanish)
  4. ^ Engie MitreFIFA competition record
  5. ^ Courtney, Barrie. "CONCACAF Championship, Gold Cup 2005 - Full Details". RSSSF. Archived from the original on 2008-10-24. Retrieved 2009-05-13. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  6. ^ CONCACAF Championship, Gold Cup 2007 - Full Details Archived October 24, 2008, at the Wayback Machine - RSSSF
  7. ^ Engin Mitre, de futbolista a médico mundialista - La Prensa (in Spanish)
  8. ^ a b Engin Mitre, el doctor del fútbol - RPC (in Spanish)

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