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Juan Carlos (footballer, born 1965)

Juan Carlos Rodríguez Moreno (born 19 January 1965 in Puente Castro, León), known as Juan Carlos, is a Spanish retired footballer who played as a left back.

Juan Carlos
Personal information
Full name Juan Carlos Rodríguez Moreno
Date of birth (1965-01-19) 19 January 1965 (age 54)
Place of birth Puente Castro, Spain
Height 1.72 m (5 ft 7 12 in)
Playing position Left back
Youth career
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1984–1987 Valladolid 77 (2)
1987–1991 Atlético Madrid 76 (0)
1991–1994 Barcelona 55 (0)
1994–1995 Valencia 14 (0)
1995–1999 Valladolid 75 (0)
Total 297 (2)
National team
1985–1986 Spain U21 7 (0)
1991 Spain 1 (0)
Teams managed
2002 Castile and León
2011–2012 Valladolid (youth)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only


Club careerEdit

During his career, Juan Carlos played for Real Valladolid (two spells, to kickstart and end his 15-year spell as a professional), Atlético Madrid, FC Barcelona and Valencia CF. With Barça, he started and finished in the club's 1991–92 European Cup final win against U.C. Sampdoria, and was relatively used in three consecutive La Liga titles by the Catalans. He played 297 league games as a professional, all in the top level, scoring two goals – both for Valladolid.[1][2]

In 2008, Juan Carlos returned to Valladolid, working with the club in directorial capacities.[3]

International careerEdit

Juan Carlos earned one cap for the Spain national team, on 17 April 1991. He played the entire match in a 0–2 friendly loss with Romania in Cáceres.[4]



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