Lisandro Ezequiel López

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Not to be confused with Lisandro López, footballer born in 1983.
Lisandro López
Personal information
Full name Lisandro Ezequiel López
Date of birth (1989-09-01) 1 September 1989 (age 25)
Place of birth Villa Constitución, Argentina
Height 1.87 m (6 ft 1 12 in)
Playing position Centre back
Club information
Current team
Number 2
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2009–2010 Chacarita Juniors 25 (2)
2010–2013 Arsenal de Sarandí 122 (17)
2013– Benfica 0 (0)
2013–2014 Getafe (loan) 27 (4)
National team
2011– Argentina 4 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 18:32, 16 March 2013 (UTC).

† Appearances (Goals).

‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 21:39, May 23, 2011 (UTC)

Lisandro Ezequiel López (born 1 September 1989) is an Argentine professional footballer who plays as a defender for Portuguese club Benfica.

Club career[edit]

López made his official debut with Chacarita Juniors on 22 August 2009 in a loss against CA Tigre, amounting 24 games in 2009–10 Argentine Primera División.

In July 2010, López joined Arsenal de Sarandí on a free transfer, where he establish himself as top centre back, [1] helping the team win the 2012 Clausura.[2][3]

His performances draw attention from European clubs like Arsenal, A.C. Milan, Málaga CF, [4][5] and Benfica, as potential replacement for his fellow countryman Ezequiel Garay.[6] On 10 July 2013, López signed with Portugal's vice-champions Benfica in a five-year deal, with a €35M buy-out clause, being initially loaned for 1 year to La Liga club, Getafe CF.[7][8]


Arsenal de Sarandí


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