Andrés Núñez

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Andrés Núñez
Personal information
Full name Andrés Núñez Vargas
Date of birth (1976-07-27) 27 July 1976 (age 40)
Place of birth San José, Costa Rica
Height 1.76 m (5 ft 9 12 in)
Playing position Winger
Club information
Current team
Number 4
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1997–1999 Santa Bárbara
2000–2001 Cartaginés 22 (3)
2001–2010 Saprissa 194 (12)
2010 Brujas 15 (6)
2011 Herediano 8 (0)
2011–2012 Jacó Rays
2012– UCR
National team
2001–2008 Costa Rica 10 (1)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of June 1, 2008.

Andrés Núñez Vargas (born July 27, 1976) is a Costa Rican football player who currently plays as a winger for Universidad.

Club career[edit]

Before being transferred to Saprissa in 2001, Núñez played for Santa Bárbara and Cartaginés.

With Saprissa he has already won two national championships, a UNCAF Cup and a CONCACAF Champions Cup title, and was part of the team that played the 2005 FIFA Club World Championship Toyota Cup, where Saprissa finished third behind São Paulo and Liverpool. He left them in summer 2010[1] and later played for Brujas and Herediano[2] before joining Jacó Rays in Segunda División.[3]

International career[edit]

Núñez made his debut for Costa Rica in a May 2001 UNCAF Nations Cup match against Guatemala and has earned a total of 10 caps, scoring 1 goal. He represented his country in 1 FIFA World Cup qualification match[4] and played at the 2007 CONCACAF Gold Cup.[5]

His final international was a June 2008 FIFA World Cup qualification match against Grenada.

International goals[edit]

Scores and results list Costa Rica's goal tally first.
N. Date Venue Opponent Score Result Competition
1. 27 February 2001 Estadio Olímpico Metropolitano, San Pedro Sula, Honduras  Guatemala 1–1 1–1 2001 UNCAF Nations Cup


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