Benjamín Ruiz

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Benjamín Ruiz
Personal information
Full name Benjamín Ignacio Ruiz Herrera
Date of birth (1981-08-21) 21 August 1981 (age 38)
Place of birth Santiago de Chile, Chile
Height 1.86 m (6 ft 1 in)
Playing position Right back
Club information
Current team
Unión La Calera
Number --
Youth career
1995–2000 Universidad Católica
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2001–2005 Audax Italiano 90 (2)
2006 Colo-Colo 2 (0)
2006 Deportes La Serena 11 (0)
2007 Palestino 8 (0)
2007 O'Higgins 11 (0)
2008–2009 Everton 27 (0)
2010–2015 Ñublense 45 (0)
2015– Unión La Calera 0 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 18 August 2012

Benjamín Ignacio Ruiz Herrera (Spanish pronunciation: [beŋxaˈmin ruˈiθ], born 21 August 1983) is a Chilean footballer that currently plays for the Primera B side Unión La Calera as a right back. He began his career at powerhouse club Universidad Católica, joining then in 2001 to Audax Italiano, remaining there five seasons, until the coach Claudio Borghi called him for play at Colo-Colo, most successful club of the country, in where won the Torneo de Apertura, his first professional title. Two seasons later, Benjamín earned with Everton, another honour in his career, under the orders of veteran head coach Nelson Acosta.

Honours[edit]

Club[edit]

Colo-Colo
Everton

External links[edit]