Rolando Torres

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This article is about the Salvadoran Footballer. For the Mexican boxer, see José Julio Mendoza.
José Rolando Torres
Personal information
Full name José Rolando Torres Mendoza
Date of birth (1982-12-21) December 21, 1982 (age 32)
Place of birth Jocoro, Morazan, El Salvador
Height 1.80 m (5 ft 11 in)
Playing position Defender
Club information
Current team
Number 2
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1998–2002 Atlético Morazán
2002–2005 Fuerte San Francisco
2005–2008 Águila
2008–2009 Alianza 23 (0)
2009–2011 Municipal Limeño 8 (0)
2012– Águila
National team
2006–2008 El Salvador 13 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 28 November 2009.

† Appearances (Goals).

‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 1 December 2009
This name uses Spanish naming customs: the first or paternal family name is Torres and the second or maternal family name is Mendoza.

José Rolando Torres Mendoza (Born 21 December 1982 in Jocoro, El Salvador) is a Salvadoran professional footballer who currently plays as a defender for Águila in the Salvadoran Premier Division.

Club career[edit]

Torres came through at local side Atlético Morazán and has played professionally for Fuerte San Francisco of the Salvadoran Third Division.[1] He then had a couple of years at the country's top level, with Águila and Alianza, before joining Municipal in 2009.[2] He rejoined Águila for the 2012 Clausura.[3]

International career[edit]

Torres made his debut for El Salvador in an October 2006 friendly match against Panama and has earned a total of 13 caps, scoring no goals. He has represented his country at the 2007 UNCAF Nations Cup[4] and was a non-playing squad member at the 2007 CONCACAF Gold Cup.[5]

His final international game was an August 2008 friendly match against Trinidad & Tobago.


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