Alberto Jiménez Benítez

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Personal information
Full name Alberto Jiménez Benítez
Date of birth (1992-11-15) 15 November 1992 (age 22)
Place of birth La Oliva, Spain
Height 1.86 m (6 ft 1 in)
Playing position Centre back
Club information
Current team
Valencia B (on loan from Tenerife)
Youth career
2009–2011 Tenerife
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2011–2013 Tenerife B 57 (5)
2012– Tenerife 26 (3)
2014– Valencia B (loan) 19 (1)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 21 March 2015.
† Appearances (Goals).
This name uses Spanish naming customs: the first or paternal family name is Jiménez and the second or maternal family name is Benítez.

Alberto Jiménez Benítez (born 15 November 1992), simply known as Alberto, is a Spanish professional footballer who plays for Valencia CF Mestalla on loan from CD Tenerife, as a central defender.

Football career[edit]

Born in La Oliva, Province of Las Palmas, Alberto finished his formation with local CD Tenerife, making his senior debuts with the B-team in the fourth division. In his second season as a senior he appeared 17 times with the main squad (13 in the league) and scored three goals, achieving promotion to the second level via the play-offs.

On 18 August 2013 Alberto played his first game as a professional, coming on as a late substitute in a 0–1 away loss against AD Alcorcón.[1]

Alberto was loaned out to Valencia B in Segunda División B, for the 2014-15 season.


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