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Julio Jorge Olarticoechea (born 18 October 1958 in Saladillo, Buenos Aires) is an Argentine former football defender. At international level, he represented Argentina at the 1986 and the 1990 World Cups, winning the former edition of the tournament.

Julio Jorge Olarticoechea
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Olarticochea during the 2016 summer olympics
Personal information
Date of birth (1958-10-18) 18 October 1958 (age 60)
Place of birth Saladillo, Argentina
Height 1.70 m (5 ft 7 in)
Playing position Defender
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1975–1981 Racing Club 230 (13)
1981–1984 River Plate 106 (3)
1985–1986 Boca Juniors 44 (4)
1987 Nantes 27 (3)
1987–1988 Argentinos Juniors 25 (2)
1988–1990 Racing Club (see above)
1990–1993 Deportivo Mandiyu 61 (4)
National team
1982–1990 Argentina 32 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of August 2007

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CareerEdit

Olarticochea played for Argentinos Juniors, Deportivo Mandiyu, River Plate, Boca Juniors and Racing Club in the Argentinian League as well as for FC Nantes in the French League. He was manager in Talleres de Remedios de Escalada, Argentina.

Career statisticsEdit

InternationalEdit

Argentina national team
Year Apps Goals
1983 3 0
1984 0 0
1985 0 0
1986 9 0
1987 5 0
1988 2 0
1989 1 0
1990 8 0
Total 25 0

HonoursEdit

ClubEdit

River Plate

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Argentina

Olarticoechea's home town of Saladillo, Buenos Aires, installed a roadside monument honoring his football career.[1]

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