Matías Pérez García

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This name uses Spanish naming customs: the first or paternal family name is Pérez and the second or maternal family name is García.
Matías Pérez García
Personal information
Full name Matías Augusto Pérez García
Date of birth (1984-10-13) October 13, 1984 (age 30)
Place of birth Tartagal, Argentina
Height 1.63 m (5 ft 4 in)
Playing position Attacking Midfielder
Club information
Current team
San Jose Earthquakes
Number 11
Youth career
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2002–2006 Lanús 4 (0)
2005–2006 C.A.I. (loan) 15 (0)
2006–2007 Talleres (RE) 39 (12)
2007–2009 C.A. Cerro 0 (0)
2007–2008 Atlanta (loan) 14 (3)
2008–2009 Chamois (loan) 44 (5)
2009–2010 All Boys 51 (5)
2011–2012 Universidad de Chile 7 (0)
2011–2012 All Boys (loan) 30 (1)
2012–2014 Tigre 63 (13)
2014– San Jose Earthquakes 6 (1)
National team
2000–2001 Argentina U17 8 (1)
2003–2004 Argentina U20 6 (1)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 18 December 2014.
† Appearances (Goals).

Matías Augusto Pérez García (born 13 October 1984 in Tartagal) is an Argentine football midfielder, who currently plays for San Jose Earthquakes in Major League Soccer.


García began his playing career in 2002 with Lanús of the Primera División Argentina. He then played a number of seasons in the Argentine 2nd division with C.A.I. and Talleres de Remedios de Escalada. In 2007 he was signed by Uruguayan club C.A. Cerro and loaned out to Atlanta and then Chamois Niortais. In 2011 he signed for the Chilean club Universidad de Chile of the Primera División de Chile.[1][2] After the 2011 Apertura he returned on loan to All Boys, after play only 7 games in the Tournament.

García signed for MLS side San Jose Earthquakes on July 31, 2014. He debuted for San Jose on August 8, 2014 against Los Angeles Galaxy, where he scored his first goal of his MLS career. Source


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