Damián Ariel Álvarez
|Full name||Damián Ariel Álvarez|
|Date of birth||May 21, 1979|
|Place of birth||Morón, Argentina|
|Height||1.65 m (5 ft 5 in)|
|Playing position||Left winger|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 24 August 2013.
† Appearances (Goals).
However, he returned to the Americas a year later, joining Morelia of the Primera División de México for the 2003 Clausura. Álvarez played a significant role for the team that season, playing in 16 games, 13 starts, and scoring three goals. He remained a consistent starter for the team and started a total of 60 games for the team, scoring nine goals.
He has since moved to C.F. Pachuca, earning four championships with the team: Copa Sudamericana, two CONCACAF Champions' Cup, and the Mexican Clausura of 2007. Álvarez has been a significant member of those four championship teams.
In 2010 he moved to Tigres UANL and became a key for the 2011 Championship.
In 2012, Álvarez became a naturalized Mexican citizen after settling in Mexico in 2003. He was called up to the Mexican national football team on February 23 for a friendly against Colombia - in which Mexico lost 2-0.
- As August 14, 2013
|1.||29 February 2012||Sun Life Stadium, Miami Gardens, United States||Colombia||0–2||Friendly|
|2.||14 August 2013||MetLife Stadium, East Rutherford, United States||Ivory Coast||4–1||Friendly|
- Copa Sudamericana (1): 2006
- CONCACAF Champions' Cup (2): 2007, 2008
- Primera División de México (1): Clausura 2007
- SuperLiga (1): 2007
- CONCACAF Champions League (1): 2009–10
- Damián Ariel Álvarez – FIFA competition record
- Football Database profile
- Damián Ariel Álvarez Liga MX stats at Medio Tiempo.com (Spanish)