Sergio Bernal

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Sergio Bernal
Personal information
Full name Segio Arturo Bernal Hernandez
Date of birth (1970-02-09) February 9, 1970 (age 44)
Place of birth Mexico City, Mexico
Height 1.88 m (6 ft 2 in)
Playing position Goalkeeper
Youth career
UNAM Pumas
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1988–2010 UNAM Pumas 519 (0)
2002 Puebla F.C. 11 (0)
National team
2000–2010 Mexico 3 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.
† Appearances (Goals).

Sergio Arturo Bernal Hernández (born 9 February 1970) is a retired Mexican football player.

Career[edit]

Bernal played as a goalkeeper for Club Universidad Nacional, a Mexico City team commonly known as the Pumas. He joined the Pumas in 1988 from the UNAM Fuerzas Basicas. He has been champion with Pumas 4 times, in 1991, and was a major part in getting the golden year back to back "bicampeones" in 2004. He was also the team captain. He made his 500th 1st Mexican division appearance on 21 February 2010. Pumas won the match 1–0 against Atlante FC.

He announced his retirement on 9 December 2010 after 21 years of playing for the UNAM Pumas.[1]

National team[edit]

He participated in the USA Cup in 2001 under Hugo Sánchez and had been called to the Mexican National Team of Hugo Sánchez twice but he was unable to play on either occasion because of shoulder and knee injuries.

Clubs[edit]

Championships[edit]

National championships[edit]

  • Pumas – Campeón de Liga 1990–1991 – (México) – 1991
  • Pumas – Campeón Clausura 2004 – (México) – 2004
  • Pumas – Campeón Apertura 2004 – (México) – 2004
  • Pumas – Campeón Clausura 2009 – (México) – 2009

International Cups[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Sergio Bernal colgó los guantes" [Sergio Bernal hung up his gloves] (in Spanish). La Prensa. 9 December 2010. 

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