Pedro Benítez (goalkeeper)

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Pedro Benítez
Personal information
Full name Pedro Manuel Benítez Arpolda
Date of birth (1901-01-12)12 January 1901
Place of birth Luque, Paraguay
Date of death 31 January 1974(1974-01-31) (aged 73)
Place of death Luque, Paraguay
Height 1.66 m (5 ft 5 in)
Playing position Goalkeeper
This name uses Spanish naming customs: the first or paternal family name is Benítez and the second or maternal family name is Arpolda.

Pedro Manuel Benítez Arpolda (12 January 1901[1] – 31 January 1974) was a Paraguayan football goalkeeper. In 1930, he played the FIFA World Cup in Uruguay, for the Paraguayan team. In 1932, he played 9 matches in the Club Atlético Atlanta, on the Argentinian First League. Curiosly, this club, in these year, was contracted a complete team of Paraguayan footballers.


  1. ^ "FIFA Player Statistics: Pedro Benítez". FIFA. Retrieved 16 December 2010.