Gastón Aguirre

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Gastón Aguirre
Personal information
Full name Gastón Damián Aguirre
Date of birth (1981-11-11) November 11, 1981 (age 33)
Place of birth Adrogué, Argentina
Height 1.78 m (5 ft 10 in)
Playing position Centre back
Club information
Current team
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2000–2002 Temperley 68 (4)
2002–2003 Olimpo 19 (0)
2003–2007 Newell's Old Boys 90 (3)
2007–2012 San Lorenzo 92 (5)
2012– Temperley
National team
2004 Argentina U-23 3 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 18:56, 18 December 2010 (UTC).
† Appearances (Goals).

Gastón Damián Aguirre (born 11 November 1981 in Adrogué) is an Argentine football defender currently playing for Club Atlético Temperley.[1]

Aguirre started his playing career in 2000 with Temperley in the regionalised 3rd division of Argentine football.[2] In 2002 he joined Olimpo de Bahía Blanca of the Argentine Primera and at the end of the season he joined Newell's Old Boys of Rosario.[1] Aguirre joined San Lorenzo in 2007 and established himself as a regular first team player.[1]

Aguirre gained notoriety in late 2008, when during a match between Tigre and San Lorenzo, he accidentally hit a group of pigeons standing on the field, and one of the birds was killed by the impact of the shot.[3]


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