Domingo Tarasconi

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Domingo Tarasconi
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Personal information
Full name Domingo Alberto Tarasconi
Date of birth (1903-12-20)20 December 1903
Place of birth Buenos Aires, Argentina
Date of death 3 July 1991(1991-07-03) (aged 87)
Playing position Striker
Youth career
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1922–1932 Boca Juniors 226 (187)
1933 Newell's Old Boys 2 (0)
1934 General San Martín ? (?)
1936 Argentinos Juniors 8 (0)
National team
1922–1929 Argentina 24 (18)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of June 2007.

† Appearances (Goals).

‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 17:40, 11 January 2009 (UTC)
Olympic medal record
Competitor for  Argentina
Men's football
Silver 1928 Amsterdam Team Competition

Domingo Alberto Tarasconi (20 December 1903 – 3 July 1991) is a former Argentine football striker. He played most of his career for Boca Juniors where he was Club topscorer on 5 occasions and Argentine Primera league topscorer on 5 occasions (1922, 1923, 1924 and 1934).

Club career[edit]

Tarasconi won 10 titles with Boca Juniors and 3 Copa América with Argentina. Tarasconi played 24 games for Argentina netting 18 goals, he is still the 13th highest scoring player in the history of the Argentina national football team.

Tarasconi scored a total of 193 goals for Boca Juniors, he is the fourth highest scoring player in the history of the club, behind Francisco Varallo, Roberto Cherro and Martín Palermo.

After leaving Boca in 1932 Tarasconi played two games for Newell's Old Boys and then moved to the Amateur AAAF league where he was topscorer in its final season, with General San Martín in 1934.

Tarasconi played his last game in 1936 for Argentinos Juniors.

Club titles[edit]

Season Club Title
1923 Argentina Boca Juniors Primera División Argentina
1924 Argentina Boca Juniors Primera División Argentina
1926 Argentina Boca Juniors Primera División Argentina
1930 Argentina Boca Juniors Primera División Argentina
1931 Argentina Boca Juniors Primera División Argentina

Other titles

  • Copa Honor: 1920
  • Copa Ibaguren: 1924, 1925
  • Copa Competencia: 1925
  • Copa Estimulo: 1926

International career[edit]

Tarasconi played for Argentina on 24 occasions between 1922 and 1929. He played in the 1928 Olympic games where he finished as tournament top scorer[1]

International titles[edit]

Season Club Title
1925 Argentina Argentina Copa América
1927 Argentina Argentina Copa América
1929 Argentina Argentina Copa América


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