Jaime Alas

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Jaime Alas
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Personal information
Full name Jaime Enrique Alas Morales
Date of birth (1989-07-30) 30 July 1989 (age 24)
Place of birth San Salvador, El Salvador
Height 1.72 m (5 ft 8 in)
Playing position Midfielder
Club information
Current team
Irapuato
Number 8
Youth career
2006 San Salvador
2006–2009 River Plate
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2010–2012 Luis Ángel Firpo 45 (9)
2012–2013 Rosenborg 3 (0)
2013 San Jose Earthquakes (loan) 5 (0)
2014 Ballenas Galeana 9 (2)
2014- Irapuato 0 (0)
National team
2010– El Salvador 33 (6)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 1 September 2013.

† Appearances (Goals).

‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 1 September 2013

Jaime Enrique Alas Morales (born 30 July 1989 in San Salvador) is a Salvadoran footballer who currently plays for Irapuato in the Ascenso MX league of Mexico. [1][2]

He is the older twin brother of Juventud Independiente player Juan Carlos Alas and younger brother of El Salvador national team member Dennis Alas.

Club career[edit]

Warming up at Buck Shaw stadium

Alas' professional career began in July 2006, at the age of 16, when he signed a contract with the now defunct Salvadoran club San Salvador. Shortly after, he moved to Argentina to play in the reserves of River Plate. He spent four years at the club before returning in 2010 to El Salvador to join Luis Ángel Firpo.[3]

On 29 June 2012, Alas signed a contract with Rosenborg until the end of the 2015-season. He joined the club when the Norwegian transfer window opened on 1 August 2012.[4] He made his debut in a Europa League Qualification match against Servette.

Alas only played a total of seven matches for Rosenborg until he in July 2013 signed a loan deal with the San Jose Earthquakes that lasted until the end of the season in December. After he returned from loan, he transferred to the Mexican second-tier team Ballenas Galeana.[5]in May 2014 it was announced Ballenas Galeana was sold to Club Irapuato in the Mexican Ascenso MX, Jaime Alas was also traded to Irapuato.

International career[edit]

Alas made his debut for El Salvador in an October 2010 friendly match against Panama. Jaime Alas was called up by José Luis Rugamas to train with the senior team in preparation for the 2011 Central American Cup on January 2010.[6] He was successfully able to participate in the 2011 Copa Centroamericana and earned his first goal against the Nicaragua national football team on 14 January 2011. Jaime Alas took part at the 2011 CONCACAF Gold Cup. On 26 March 2012, he scored a goal in the 90+4' against the United States to send El Salvador to the semi-finals of the 2012 CONCACAF Men's Olympic Qualifying Tournament.[7]

International goals[edit]

El Salvador's goal tally first.

Club[edit]

As of September 20, 2013.
Season Club League League Cup League Cup Continental Total
Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
2012 Rosenborg Tippeligaen 3 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 5 0
2013 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 0
Rosenborg total 3 0 2 0 0 0 2 0 7 0
2013 San Jose Earthquakes MLS 5 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 8 0
San Jose Earthquakes total 5 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 8 0
Career total 8 0 2 0 0 0 4 0 15 0

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