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Rómulo Otero Vásquez (born 9 November 1992) is a Venezuelan footballer who plays as an attacking midfielder for Brazilian club Atlético Mineiro.

Rómulo Otero
Personal information
Full name Rómulo Otero Vásquez
Date of birth (1992-11-09) 9 November 1992 (age 26)
Place of birth Caracas, Venezuela
Height 1.66 m (5 ft 5 12 in)
Playing position Attacking midfielder
Club information
Current team
Atlético Mineiro
Number 80
Youth career
2007–2010 Caracas
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2009–2016 Caracas 105 (20)
2015–2016Huachipato (loan) 21 (8)
2016–2017 Huachipato 0 (0)
2016–2017Atlético Mineiro (loan) 13 (2)
2017– Atlético Mineiro 46 (11)
2018–2019Al-Wehda (loan) 25 (5)
National team
2013– Venezuela 31 (6)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 21 October 2019
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 18:14, 19 October 2018 (UTC)

CareerEdit

After a brief time in the B team of Caracas FC, he was promoted to the first team in 2010. He was loaned to Huachipato in 2015 who signed him the following year. In July 2016, he was loaned to Atlético Mineiro where he signed a contract in April 2017.

On 28 May 2018, Otero joined Saudi club Al-Wehda on loan from Atlético. On 29 November 2018, the club expressed the intention of signing Otero on a permanent basis, but the deal ultimately did not go through.[1][2]

International careerEdit

International goalsEdit

Goal Date Venue Opponent Score Result Competition Ref
1. 10 September 2013 Estadio José Antonio Anzoátegui, Puerto La Cruz, Venezuela   Peru 3–1 3–2 2014 World Cup qualification
2. 5 March 2014 Estadio Olímpico Metropolitano, San Pedro Sula, Honduras   Honduras 1–1 2–1 Friendly
3. 24 March 2016 Estadio Nacional, Lima, Peru   Peru 1–0 2–2 2018 World Cup qualification
4. 29 March 2016 Estadio Agustín Tovar, Barinas, Venezuela   Chile 1–0 1–4
5. 10 November 2016 Estadio Monumental de Maturín, Maturín, Venezuela   Bolivia 5–0 5–0
6. 23 March 2017 Estadio Monumental de Maturín, Maturín, Venezuela   Peru 2–0 2–2

HonoursEdit

Atlético Mineiro

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