Geovanis Cassiani

Geovanis Cassiani Gómez[a] (born January 10, 1970,[1] in Turbo, Antioquia),[2] known as Geovanis Cassiani, is a Colombia former footballer who played as a centre-back. He played for the Colombia national team at the 1992 Summer Olympics in Barcelona, Spain, wearing the #13 jersey. Cassiani also was a member of the 1990 FIFA World Cup squad. In Argentina, he played 10 matches in Rosario Central, in the 1998–99 season.

Geovanis Cassiani
Personal information
Full name Geovanis Cassiani Gómez
Date of birth (1970-01-10) January 10, 1970 (age 51)
Place of birth Turbo, Colombia
Height 1.79 m (5 ft 10 in)
Position(s) Centre-back
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1988–1992 Atlético Nacional 98 (2)
1993–1995 América de Cali 61 (1)
1997–1998 Deportes Tolima 72 (3)
2000 Envigado 30 (1)
2001 Atlético Nacional 29 (0)
Total 290 (7)
National team
1990–1997 Colombia 7 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

He is the younger brother of Francisco Cassiani.

NotesEdit

  1. ^ This name uses Spanish naming customs: the first or paternal family name is Cassiani and the second or maternal family name is Gómez.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Geovanis Cassiani". FIFA.com. Archived from the original on November 10, 2012. Retrieved April 15, 2009.
  2. ^ Evans, Hilary; Gjerde, Arild; Heijmans, Jeroen; Mallon, Bill; et al. "Geovanis Cassiani". Olympics at Sports-Reference.com. Sports Reference LLC. Archived from the original on 2020-04-18.

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