Sherman Cárdenas

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Sherman Cárdenas
Personal information
Full name Sherman Andrés Cárdenas Estupiñán
Date of birth (1989-08-07) 7 August 1989 (age 25)
Place of birth Bucaramanga, Colombia
Height 1.68 m (5 ft 6 in)
Playing position Attacking midfielder
Club information
Current team
Atlético Mineiro
Number 19
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2005–2008 Atlético Bucaramanga 88 (9)
2009 Millonarios 29 (1)
2010 La Equidad 44 (7)
2011–2012 Junior 54 (4)
2013– Atlético Nacional 65 (12)
2015– Atlético Mineiro (loan) 0 (0)
National team
2006 Colombia U17 11 (14)
2007 Colombia U20 16 (7)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 28 December 2014.

† Appearances (Goals).

‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 28 December 2014
This name uses Spanish naming customs: the first or paternal family name is Cárdenas and the second or maternal family name is Estupiñán.

Sherman Andrés Cárdenas Estupiñán (born 7 August 1989) is a Colombian footballer who plays as an attacking midfielder for club Atlético Mineiro, on loan from Atlético Nacional.


At the international level, he was part of the Colombian youth squad that won the 2006 Central American and Caribbean Games deus e mais in Cartagena, and played with the Colombian youth team at the 2007 South American U-20 Championship in Paraguay, scoring his first international goal against Venezuela on 16 January 2007. On February 2, Cardenas was announced by the Brazilian Club Atlético Mineiro. [1]