Tabaré Silva

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Tabaré Silva
Personal information
Full name Tabaré Abayubá Silva Aguilar
Date of birth (1974-08-30) August 30, 1974 (age 39)
Place of birth Mercedes, Uruguay
Height 1.76 m (5 ft 9 in)
Playing position Defender
Club information
Current team
Oriente Petrolero (manager)
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1992–1998 Defensor Sporting Club ? (?)
1998–2001 Sevilla 59 (0)
2001–2002 Levante 9 (0)
2002–2003 Elche ? (?)
2004 Central Español 12 (0)
2005–2006 River Plate de Montevideo 56 (0)
2007 Rampla Juniors 4 (0)
2008–2009 Sud América 19 (0)
2008 Villa Española (loan) 3 (0)
National team
1994–2000 Uruguay 19 (0)
Teams managed
2010 Sud América
2010–2011 El Tanque Sisley
2012– Defensor Sporting
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 1 February 2010.
† Appearances (Goals).

Tabaré Abayubá Silva Aguilar (born August 30, 1974 in Mercedes) is a Uruguayan former football defender and current football manager. He currently manages Defensor Sporting.

Playing career[edit]

Silva started his playing career in 1993 with Defensor Sporting Club, he soon won a call up to the Uruguay national team and in 1995 he was part of the team that won the Copa América. he also played in Copa América 1997.

In 1998, he moved to Spain where he played for Sevilla, Levante and Elche.

In 2003, he returned to Uruguay where he played for a number of different teams, including Central Español, Sud América, River Plate de Montevideo, Rampla Juniors and Villa Española.

International career[edit]

Silva made his debut for the Uruguay national football team on October 19, 1994 in a friendly match against Peru (0-1 win) in the Estadio Nacional José Díaz in Lima, Peru.[1] He earned a total number of 19 caps for his native country, scoring no goals.

Coaching career[edit]

Silva debuted as a manager with Sud América in 2010.

On 26 June 2012, it was announced that he will coach his favourite team: Defensor Sporting.[2]

National Football Team Titles[edit]

Season Team Title
1995 Uruguay Uruguay Copa América

Clubs Titles[edit]

Season Team Title
1994 Uruguay Defensor Champion (Clausura)
1995 Uruguay Defensor Champion (Liguilla Pre Libertadores)
1997 Uruguay Defensor Champion (Clausura)
2000–01 Spain Sevilla F.C. Champion

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://www.rsssf.com/tablesu/uru-intres1995.html RSSSF
  2. ^ "Tabaré Silva es el nuevo técnico de Defensor" (in Spanish). elobservador.com.uy. 26 June 2012. Retrieved 28 June 2012. 

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