Silva in 2011
Martín Andrés Silva Leites
Date of birth
March 25, 1983
Place of birth
1.87 m (6 ft
1 in) 1⁄ 2
Vasco da Gama
Defensor Sporting 176
Vasco da Gama 0
Uruguay U-20 14
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 17 April 2013.
† Appearances (Goals).
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 20:05, 23 June 2013 (UTC)
Martín Andrés Silva Leites (born March 25, 1983) is a Uruguayan footballer. He currently plays as a goalkeeper for Vasco da Gama and the Uruguay national football team.
Club career [ edit ]
Silva has played most of his professional career in
Defensor Sporting, starting in 2002.
In August 2011, he signed a four-year contract with the
Paraguayan club Olimpia. In November 2013, Silva makes a controversial rescission and leaves Olimpia after a successful Copa Libertadores and being loved by the fan.
In December 2013, he signed a four-year contract with the
Brazilian club Vasco da Gama.
International career [ edit ]
Silva has appeared on Uruguay´s youth teams such us the
Uruguay national under-17 football team and the Uruguay national under-20 football team during 2000 to 2002. He won his first international cap for Uruguay in a friendly match against Algeria, on August 12, 2009. He was included in the starting line-up of players for that match. Silva was also Uruguay's third choice goalkeeper in the 2010 FIFA World Cup and the 2011 Copa América. He played for the national team against Tahiti on June 23 2013, when Uruguay destroyed the Tahitians 8-0 in the Confederations Cup, and had his third and fourth games against Jordan, when Uruguay won its place for the 2014 World Cup, on November 13 and November 20 2013, respectively.
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