Carlos Alfaro Moreno

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Carlos Alfaro Moreno
Alfaro Moreno 1989.jpg
Personal information
Full name Carlos Alejandro Alfaro Moreno
Date of birth (1964-10-18) 18 October 1964 (age 52)
Place of birth Buenos Aires, Argentina
Playing position Striker
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1983-1988 Platense 134 (31)
1988-1991 Independiente 100 (38)
1991-1992 Espanyol 14 (0)
1992-1993 Palamós 28 (4)
1993-1994 Independiente 14 (6)
1994-1997 Barcelona SC 105 (28)
1997 América 13 (2)
1998 Atlante 16 (6)
1998-2000 Barcelona SC 30 (19)
2000 Ferro Carril Oeste 15 (1)
2001-2002 Barcelona SC 47 (17)
National team
1989-1991 Argentina 11 (2)

* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 14 October 2007.

Carlos Alejandro "Beto" Alfaro Moreno (born 18 October 1964 in Buenos Aires) is a former Argentine football striker. He played club football in Argentina, Spain, Ecuador and Mexico as well as representing the Argentina national football team.


Alfaro Moreno started his career in 1983 with Club Atlético Platense, in 1988 he moved to Club Atlético Independiente where he played an important part in their championship winning campaign in 1988-1989. He was awarded the 1989 Player of the Year of Argentina.[1]

Between 1989 and 1991 he played 11 games for the Argentina national team scoring 2 goals.

In 1991 Alfaro Moreno moved to Spain to play for Espanyol his time with the club was unsuccessful and he moved to Palamós also of Spain.

In 1993 he returned to Independiente, before moving on to join Barcelona Sporting Club in Ecuador. Alfaro Moreno helped the club to win the Ecuadorian championship in 1995 and in 1997. Part way through the 1997 season Alfaro Moreno was sold to Mexican team Club América, he then had a spell with Atlante before returning to Barcelona.

In 2000 Alfaro Moreno returned to Argentina to play for Ferro Carril Oeste but he only stayed for the Apertura 2000 tournament before returning to Barcelona for a third spell with the club before his retirement in 2002.

After retirement Alfaro Moreno has gone into coaching and youth development, running his own soccer school in Guayaquil called the Academia de Fútbol Alfaro Moreno.


Season Team Title
1988–1989 Argentina Independiente Primera División Argentina
1995 Ecuador Barcelona Sporting Club Ecuadorian championship
1997 Ecuador Barcelona Sporting Club Ecuadorian championship

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