Jesús Álvarez (footballer)
|Full name||Jesús Martín Álvarez Hurtado|
|Date of birth||26 August 1981|
|Place of birth||Tacna, Peru|
|Height||1.82 m (6 ft 0 in)|
|Playing position||Centre back|
|2012||Univ. San Martín||0||(0)|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 17 May 2012.
† Appearances (Goals).
Álvarez made his debut in the Torneo Descentralizado in the 2005 Descentralizado season with local club Coronel Bolognesi FC. He scored his first goal in the Descentralizado the following season with Bolognesi in Round 1 of the 2006 season in his club's 1–3 away win over Alianza Atlético, with Álvarez scoring the winning goal in the 9th minute.
In January 2007 Álvarez joined Peruvian giants Sporting Cristal. He made his Descentralizado league debut for Cristal on 14 February 2007 in Round 3 (Apertura) away to Sport Boys. Manager Jorge Sampaoli put him in the match for Carlos Lobaton in the 46th minute to secure the 0–1 win for Cristal.