Alfredo Foglino

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Alfredo Foglino
Personal information
Full name Alfredo Foglino
Date of birth 1893
Place of birth Montevideo, Uruguay
Date of death 1968 (aged 74–75)
Playing position Defender
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1911–1925 Nacional 409
National team
1912–1923 Uruguay 47 (0)
Teams managed
1915–1916 Uruguay
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.

Alfredo Foglino (1893–1968) was an Uruguayan football player and manager.

Playing career[edit]

Club career[edit]

Foglino made his debut for Nacional in 1911. In 14 years for Foglino played 409 matches including nine Primera División Uruguaya championships. He was captain of Nacional for ten years.[1]

International career[edit]

Foglino played 47 times for Uruguay, making his debut for the national team in August 1912 and playing his last international in July 1923.[2]

He played in three continental championships for Uruguay; in 1916, 1917 and 1920.[2]

Management career[edit]


Foglino was appointed playing manager of the Uruguayan national team for several matches in 1915 and 1916. As a 23-year-old he was at the helm of the Uruguayan team that won the 1916 South American Championship.






  1. ^ "Alfredo Foglino" (in Spanish). Club Nacional de Football. Retrieved 7 December 2009. 
  2. ^ a b "Appearances for Uruguay National Team". RSSSF. Archived from the original on January 26, 2010. Retrieved 7 December 2009.