Roberto Santamaría Ciprián
|Full name||Roberto Santamaría Ciprián|
|Date of birth||27 February 1985|
|Place of birth||Pamplona, Spain|
|Height||1.84 m (6 ft 0 in)|
|2006–2008||Las Palmas B||22||(0)|
|2009–2010||→ Málaga (loan)||0||(0)|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 2 November 2014.
† Appearances (Goals).
A product of CA Osasuna's youth ranks, Santamaría was transferred to UD Las Palmas in the 2006 summer. In the Canary Islands, he spent his first two seasons with the B-side, making his debut with the first team on 23 February 2008 in a second division match against Celta de Vigo in which he saved a penalty kick, helping to a 1–0 home win.
His brother, Mikel, was also groomed at Osasuna.
- El Celta se aleja del ascenso al perder con el Las Palmas tras un increíble final (Celta loses touch with promotion zone after losing with Las Palmas in incredible finale); La Voz de Galicia, 23 February 2008 (Spanish)
- Roberto Santamaría, nuevo portero del Girona (Roberto Santamaría, new Girona goalkeeper); Girona's official website, 12 August 2010 (Spanish)
- Santamaría: "De verdad, lo mío con los penaltis es cuestión de suerte" (Santamaría: "Really, my thing with penalties is a matter of luck"); Marca, 4 November 2008 (Spanish)