Sport Boys Warnes

Club Sport Boys Warnes is a professional football team based in Warnes, Santa Cruz de la Sierra, Bolivia that competes in the Bolivian Primera División.

Sport Boys
Full nameSport Boys Warnes
Nickname(s)El Toro Warneño
Founded17 August 1954
GroundEstadio Samuel Vaca Jiménez
Capacity9,000
ChairmanCarlos Romero
ManagerMauro Blanco
LeagueBolivian Football Regional Leagues
2019 ClausuraDivisión Profesional, 14th
(disaffiliated)

HistoryEdit

The club was founded on 17 August 1954.[1] The club reached in 2013 the second place of the Liga Nacional B and was for the first time in its history promoted to the Bolivian Primera División.[2] Warnes signed to the beginning of 2014 the former Argentine footballer Néstor Clausen as new coach.[3] The club ranks 2014 three internationals for the Bolivia national football team with goalkeeper Sergio Galarza, defender Carlos Mendoza and Joaquín Botero.[4]

In 2014, sitting Bolivian president Evo Morales signed a contract for 200 dollars a month with Sports Boys Warnes, becoming the oldest active professional soccer player in the world.[5]

Current squadEdit

As of 3 May 2018[6]Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.

No. Pos. Nation Player
1 GK   BOL Saidt Mustafá
2 DF   BOL Jordy Candia
3 DF   PAR Óscar Velázquez
5 DF   BOL Jesús Flores
7 FW   ARG Imanol Iriberri
8 MF   ARG Luciano Ursino
10 MF   ESP José Luis Capdevila
11 MF   BOL Edivaldo Rojas
17 MF   BOL Jorge Rojas
18 MF   BOL Mauricio Saucedo
21 MF   BOL Guery García
No. Pos. Nation Player
22 MF   BRA Ferreira
23 GK   BOL Miguel Mercado
25 MF   BOL Damir Miranda
27 FW   ESP Armiche
28 DF   BOL Óscar Ribera (on loan from Bolívar)
29 FW   COL Yoni Angulo
FW   BOL Carmelo Algarañaz (on loan from Oriente Petrolero)
DF   BOL Julio Pérez
MF   BOL Olvis Justiniano
DF   BOL Juan Rivero
GK   BOL Fabián Rojas

Notable managersEdit

National HonoursEdit

2015 Apertura

External linksEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Sport Boys Archived 2010-06-17 at the Wayback Machine
  2. ^ Liga del Futbol Profesional Boliviano Wrap: Dream start for Sport Boys
  3. ^ Sport Boys contrata al DT Clausen – La Razón
  4. ^ Sport Boys pretende alcanzar la punta ganando a Real Potosí
  5. ^ "Bolivian President Evo Morales signed by football club". BBC News. Retrieved 24 May 2014.
  6. ^ Liga del Fútbol Profesional Boliviano – SPORT BOYS WARNES
  7. ^ Hilda Ordoñez defiende su designación como DT de Sport Boys