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Gerardo Daniel Arteaga Zamora (born 7 September 1998) is a Mexican professional footballer who plays for Liga MX club Santos Laguna.

Gerardo Arteaga
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Arteaga lining up for Mexico in 2018
Personal information
Full name Gerardo Daniel Arteaga Zamora[1]
Date of birth (1998-09-07) 7 September 1998 (age 21)[1]
Place of birth Zapopan, Jalisco, México
Height 1.74 m (5 ft 8 12 in)[1]
Playing position Full-back
Club information
Current team
Santos Laguna
Number 17
Youth career
2013–2016 Santos Laguna
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2016– Santos Laguna 63 (0)
National team
2018– Mexico U21 5 (0)
2018– Mexico 4 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 19:59, 22 August 2019 (UTC)
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 03:05, 21 November 2018 (UTC)

Club careerEdit

Youth careerEdit

Arteaga joined Santos Laguna youth academy in 2013. He then continued through Santos Laguna Youth Academy successfully going through U-15, U-17, and U-20. Until finally breaking thorough to the first team, José Manuel de la Torre being the coach promoting Arteaga to first team.[2]

Santos LagunaEdit

On 1 October 2016 Arteaga made his professional debut in the Liga MX against Querétaro F.C. ending in a 1–1 draw.[3]

International careerEdit

Mexico U-21Edit

Arteaga was included in the final roster that participated at the 2018 Toulon Tournament.[4] He would go on to appear in all five matches, as Mexico would go to the final against England, where Mexico lost 2–1.[5]

Mexico national football teamEdit

He was called up by interim manager Ricardo Ferretti for September friendlies against Uruguay and the United States.[6] He made his senior debut against the United States, where Mexico lost 0–1.[7]



Santos Laguna


  1. ^ a b c "Gerardo Daniel Arteaga Zamora". Liga MX. Retrieved 7 November 2018.
  2. ^ "EL CANTERANO GERARDO ARTEAGA DEBUTÓ EN COPA MX". 2016-09-14. Retrieved 2016-01-04.
  3. ^ "Gerardo Daniel Arteaga Zamora". LIGA BBVA Bancomer MX. 1994-04-24. Retrieved 2016-01-04.
  4. ^ "Revelan convocatoria del Tri Sub-21 para el torneo Esperanzas de Toulon". ESPN (in Spanish). 22 May 2018. Retrieved 26 October 2018.
  5. ^ Simpson, Christopher. "England Beat Mexico to Win 2018 Toulon Tournament Final, 3rd Straight Title". Bleacher Report. Retrieved 21 August 2018.
  6. ^ "Revelan lista del Tricolor con 7 debutantes; Alanís es la otra novedad". MedioTiempo. 29 August 2018. Retrieved 12 September 2018.
  7. ^ Martínez, Enrique (11 September 2018). "Con Lainez y Alvarado de titulares y 4 debuts más, así va el Tri vs. EE.UU". MedioTiempo. Retrieved 12 September 2018.

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