Jaime Penedo

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Jaime Penedo
Personal information
Full name Jaime Manuel Penedo Cano
Date of birth (1981-09-26) September 26, 1981 (age 33)
Place of birth Panama City, Panama
Height 1.83 m (6 ft 0 in)
Playing position Goalkeeper
Club information
Current team
LA Galaxy
Number 18
Youth career
1991–1999 Estudiantes
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2000–2001 Estudiantes 36 (0)
2002–2004 Plaza Amador 51 (0)
2004–2005 Árabe Unido 42 (0)
2005–2006 Cagliari 29 (0)
2006–2007 Osasuna 34 (0)
2007–2013 Municipal 100 (0)
2013– LA Galaxy 38 (0)
National team
2003– Panama 100 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 21 November 2014.

† Appearances (Goals).

‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 13 September 2014

Jaime Penedo (born 26 September 1981) is a Panamanian professional footballer who currently plays for Los Angeles Galaxy and the Panama national team as a goalkeeper.

Penedo holds a Spanish passport.

Club career[edit]

Penedo began his career with Estudiantes de Panamá F.C. and made his first team debut in 2000. He also played in Panamá for Plaza Amador and Árabe Unido. In his first season with Árabe Unido, Penedo helped the club to the apertura and clausura titles. In 2005 he joined Italian club Cagliari but did not make any first team appearances. The following season he moved to Spain to play for Osasuna B in Segunda División B. After one season in Spain Penedo returned to Central America, signing in Guatemala for Municipal. During his time with Municipal Penedo claimed four league titles.

Penedo signed with the LA Galaxy on August 5, 2013.[1] He made his Galaxy debut on August 7, 2013 in a mid-season friendly against AC Milan in the inaugural International Champions Cup.[2]

International career[edit]

He was a member of the Panamanian 2005 & 2013 CONCACAF Gold Cup team, who finished second in both tournaments. He collected over 90 caps since making his debut in 2003 as a substitute for Francisco Portillo in a 1-0 win over Cuba. He won the 2009 UNCAF Nations Cup with Panama. Penedo won the golden glove at the 2005 CONCACAF Gold Cup and the 2013 CONCACAF Gold Cup, which is given to the best goalkeeper of the tournament.



Panama Panama


Panama Club Deportivo Árabe Unido

Guatemala CSD Municipal

United States LA Galaxy

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