|Full name||Carlos Alberto Galván|
|Date of birth||October 28, 1973|
|Place of birth||Pontevedra, Argentina|
|Height||1.82 m (6 ft 0 in)|
|Playing position||Centre-back, Sweeper|
|Universidad César Vallejo|
|2004||Ciudad de Murcia||4||(0)|
|2007–2012||Universitario de Deportes||83||(7)|
|2012–||Universidad César Vallejo||0||(0)|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 5 February 2012.
In Brazil he was seen as a skilled defender. His technique was at its best when playing as a sweeper. He scored some key goals. He has a powerful header and sense for positioning.
Among other titles, he won the Minas Gerais state with Atlético Minero. He was also in the Atlético Minero side that were runners-up in the Brazilian Championship in 1999 and with Santos in 2000 when they won the São Paulo State Championship. He played for two years at each team in Brazil. In 1998, with Atlético, he has involved in a fight at Vitória's stadium, where he was one of four players from each side sent off. He also scored an own goal at Vila Belmiro, in a 2-0 defeat against Santos' biggest rivals, Corinthians. He also played for Paysandu, in 2004.
Galván returned to Argentina in 2002 to play for Club Atlético Lanús and in 2004 he had a brief spell with Ciudad de Murcia in Spain. He has also played for Club Olimpia in Paraguay and Argentinos Juniors in Argentina.
- Carlos Galván anuncia que se retirará el 2010 en Universitario Archived March 3, 2009, at the Wayback Machine. at rpp.com (Spanish)