Cristián Oviedo

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Cristian Oviedo
Personal information
Full name Cristian Gonzalo Oviedo Molina
Date of birth (1980-05-22) 22 May 1980 (age 34)
Place of birth Talcahuano, Bío-Bío Region, Chile
Height 1.79 m (5 ft 10 12 in)
Playing position Centre back
Club information
Current team
Deportes Iquique
Number --
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2003–2004 Huachipato ? (?)
2005 Naval ? (?)
2006–2007 Lota Schwager 89 (5)
2008–2010 Everton 106 (1)
2011 O'Higgins 34 (0)
2012-2014 Audax Italiano 56 (1)
2014 Santiago Morning 13 (0)
2015- Deportes Iquique 0 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 22:08, 5 January 2010 (UTC).

† Appearances (Goals).

‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 12:17, 18 November 2010 (UTC)

Cristian Gonzalo Oviedo Molina (born 22 May 1980 in Talcahuano, Bío-Bío Region) is an Chilean footballer who currently plays as a defender for Deportes Iquique.

He was champion of the Torneo de Apertura de Chile 2008 with Everton de Viña del Mar, after of the 3-0 Everton's victory over Colo-Colo at Estadio Sausalito. On 25 February 2009, Oviedo played his first international match, against the venezolan club Caracas FC, in a 1–0 Everton's home victory.

Club career[edit]

Oviedo started his career at Club Deportivo Huachipato in 2003. Two years later he arrived to Deportes Naval of the Tercera División in this time. In 2006, he arrived to Lota Schwager for play in the Primera B in 2006. The team qualified to the promotion playoffs against Rangers de Talca, and the team defeated to Rangers, and was promoted to the Primera División Chilena. He scored 5 goals in 34 matches in the total of the year. However, the club was relegated to Primera B and Oviedo was released of Lota Schwager.

On 25 January 2008, it was announced that Oviedo was transferred to Everton. He scored his first goal for the club in a 4–1 victory against Audax Italiano on 14 May 2008. Shortly after, Oviedo went on to win the Torneo de Apertura title with Everton in his first season. During the Torneo de Clausura of the same year, Oviedo played almost every matches, not scoring goals and received one red card.

On 25 February 2009, Oviedo played his first international match, against the venezolan club Caracas FC, in a 1–0 Everton's home victory. Oviedo played all Copa Libertadores 2009 matches that disputed Everton. In the Torneo de Apertura, the club was eliminated in the semifinals of the playoffs against Universidad de Chile.

During the Primera División Chilena 2010, Oviedo had a bad campaign, he had a record of 4 red cards and 5 yellow cards, however Everton was relegated to the Primera B of 2011. On December 2010, Oviedo was released of Everton.

On 3 January 2011, it was announced that Oviedo had signed for O'Higgins on a free transfer on a one-year deal.[1]



  1. ^ "Cristián Oviedo, nuevo defensa de O'Higgins". El Retrieved 3 January 2011. 

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