Néstor Andrés Silvera
Date of birth
March 14, 1977
Place of birth
Comodoro Rivadavia, Chubut, Argentina
1.85 m (6 ft 1 in)
UANL Tigres 78
San Lorenzo 90
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 00:35, 2 October 2012 (UTC).
† Appearances (Goals).
Néstor Andrés Silvera (born 14 March 1977) is an Argentine football striker who plays for Club Atlético Banfield in Argentina. He has also played for a number of other clubs in the Argentine Primera División, as well as UANL Tigres in Mexico.
With 45 goals, Silvera is the fifth highest goalscorer of all-time of Tigres de la UANL.
Playing career [ edit ]
Silvera began his career in 1994 with his hometown team
Comisión de Actividades Infantiles. He played for them in the lower leagues for 3 seasons, before transferring to Huracán in the Argentine Primera División. After one season, he moved on to Unión.
In 2001, Silvera was signed by
Independiente. During the 2002 Apertura tournament he played an important role in helping Independiente claim their first Argentine league title in eight years. He was the top scorer of the tournament with 16 goals.
In 2003, Silvera was sold to
Mexican side UANL Tigres, where he became top scorer in the Primera División de México for the 2004 Clausura tournament.
In 2006, he returned to Argentine football with
San Lorenzo, and in 2007 he helped the club to win the Clausura tournament.
In 2009, Silvera returned to
Independiente. He was part of the team that ended up as champion of the 2010 Copa Sudamericana.
In 2011, Silvera joined
Belgrano de Córdoba.
Individual honours [ edit ]
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