Arturo Ledesma

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This name uses Spanish naming customs: the first or paternal family name is Ledesma and the second or maternal family name is Pérez.
Arturo Ledesma
Personal information
Full name Arturo Javier Ledesma Pérez
Date of birth (1988-05-25) May 25, 1988 (age 28)
Place of birth Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico
Height 1.81 m (5 ft 11 12 in)
Playing position Defender
Club information
Current team
Number 4
Youth career
2005–2006 Guadalajara
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2007– Guadalajara 30 (0)
2009–2011 Necaxa (loan) 28 (1)
2012–2013 Pachuca (loan) 13 (0)
2014 Oaxaca (loan) 17 (0)
2014–2015 UAT (loan) 30 (2)
2015– Oaxaca (loan) 20 (2)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 11 June 2015.

Arturo Javier Ledesma Pérez (born May 25, 1988 in Guadalajara) is a Mexican footballer. He currently plays for Oaxaca as a defender in the Ascenso MX.


Arturo is a young player that shows a lot of potential. At only 18 years of age, he had already debuted with Mexican giants Chivas in the Clausura 2007 tournament as well as in the CONCACAF Champions' Cup. Ledesma made his professional debut on February 17, 2007 against Atlante, a 0-3 away win for the Rebaño.


Arturo's father is the former Chivas goalie Javier "Zully" Ledesma. One of his cousins is former professional baseball player, Nomar Garciaparra.

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