Diego Aguirre

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This article is about Uruguayan footballer and manager. For the Uruguayan rugby player, see Diego Aguirre (rugby union). For the Spanish footballer, see Diego Aguirre Parra.
This name uses Spanish naming customs: the first or paternal family name is Aguirre and the second or maternal family name is Camblor.
Diego Aguirre
Diego Aguirre 2011.jpg
Personal information
Full name Diego Vicente Aguirre Camblor
Date of birth (1965-09-13) 13 September 1965 (age 49)
Place of birth Montevideo,[1] Uruguay
Playing position Striker
Club information
Current team
Internacional (manager)
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1985 Liverpool
1986–1987 Peñarol
1988 Fiorentina
1988 Olympiacos
1988–1989 Internacional
1990 São Paulo
1991 Portuguesa
1992 Independiente
1993–1995 Marbella
1995 Ourense
1996 Deportivo FAS
1997–1998 River Plate
1999 Rentistas
Teams managed
2000–2002 Alianza San Agustin
2002 Plaza Colonia
2002–2003 Aucas
2003–2004 Peñarol
2004–2007 Montevideo Wanderers
2007 Alianza Lima
2009–2010 Uruguay U20
2010 Peñarol
2011 Peñarol
2011–2013 Al-Rayyan
2014 Al-Gharafa
2014 Al-Rayyan
2015– Internacional
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.
† Appearances (Goals).

Diego Vicente Aguirre Camblor (born 13 September 1965) is a Uruguayn former footballer, known in his playing career for scoring the winner in the 120th minute of the 1987 Copa Libertadores final. He is currently the manager of Brazilian club Internacional.

Club career[edit]

Aguirre played in the 1987 Peñarol team which won the Libertadores Cup. Diego became notoriously famous for scoring the winning goal in the last seconds of the final minute of the third final match.[2]

Aguirre had a brief spell with Olympiacos in the Greek Alpha Ethniki.[3]


As player[edit]

Uruguay Peñarol
El Salvador Deportivo FAS

As coach[edit]

Uruguay Peñarol
2003, 2009-10
Qatar Al-Rayyan
2012, 2013
Brazil Internacional


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