Rinaldi in 1983
|Full name||Jorge Roberto Rinaldi|
|Date of birth||March 23, 1963|
|Place of birth||Buenos Aires, Argentina|
|Height||1.78 m (5 ft 10 in)|
|1985||Sporting de Gijón||7||(0)|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of June 2, 2008.
† Appearances (Goals).
Jorge "La Chancha" Rinaldi (born 23 March 1963 in Buenos Aires) is a former Argentine footballer. He played for a number of clubs in Argentina, Spain and Turkey and represented the Argentina national football team.
In 1988 Rinaldi was sold directly to Boca's fiercest rivals, River Plate making him one of a select band of players to have played for Boca and River.
After one season with River, Rinaldi joined Gençlerbirliği S.K. in Turkey. In 1990 he returned to Argentina and his first club, San Lorenzo, in 1992 it became clear that he was no longer part of the managers plans and he took the difficult decision to retire at the age of only 28.
Since retirement Rinaldi has held several coaching positions including youth coach and caretaker manager at San Lorenzo and worked as a journalist for Clarín.
His son Leonel Rinaldi is also a footballer.
|1982||San Lorenzo||Argentine 2nd division|
- (Spanish) Jorge Rinaldi's career
- (Spanish) Museo de San Lorenzo profile
- (Spanish) La Liga stats
- (Turkish) Turkish League stats
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