Carlos Enrique

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Carlos Enrique
Personal information
Full name Carlos Alberto Enrique
Date of birth (1963-12-12) 12 December 1963 (age 55)
Place of birth Adrogué, Argentina
Playing position Midfielder
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1982–1988 Independiente 160 (2)
1988–1992 River Plate 102 (1)
1992–1993 Lanús 30 (0)
1993–1994 Gimnasia y Tiro 21 (0)
1994–1995 Alianza Lima -
1996–1998 Banfield -
1999 All Boys -
National team
1991 Argentina 9 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of June 2008

Carlos Alberto Enrique (born 12 December 1963 in Adrogué) is a former Argentine football midfielder who won the Copa América 1991 with Argentina. At club level he won the Copa Libertadores and Copa Intercontinental with Club Atlético Independiente in 1984.

Enrique started his playing career with Independiente in 1982, his first major success was being part of the team that won the Metropolitano in 1983.

In 1984 Enrique was part of the Independiente squad that won the Copa Libertadores and then the Copa Intercontinental against Liverpool F.C.

Enrique joined River Plate in 1988 and helped the team to claim the 1989-90 league title.

In 1991 Enrique was called up to join the Argentina squad for the Copa América 1991, which they went on to win, later that year he secured another league title with River Plate.

Enrique played alongside his brother Héctor at River (1988–1990) and at Club Atlético Lanús (1992–1993).

Enrique also played for Gimnasia y Tiro, Banfield and All Boys in Argentina and Alianza Lima in Peru.

Enrique works as a football coach and has held assistant manager positions in teams such as Nueva Chicago, Almagro and Chacarita Juniors in Argentina and Aurora in Bolivia. He currently assists Diego Maradona as manager of Al Wasl SC of Dubai.[1]





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