Coquimbo Unido

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Coquimbo Unido
Coquimbo Unido
Full nameClub de Deportes Coquimbo Unido
Nickname(s)Piratas (Pirates)
Aurinegros (Gold and Black)
FoundedAugust 15th, 1957
GroundFrancisco Sánchez Rumoroso
Coquimbo, Chile
Capacity18,750
ChairmanJorge Contador
ManagerPatricio Graff
LeaguePrimera B
20181st (promoted)


Coquimbo Unido, is a Chilean football club based in the city of Coquimbo. The club was founded August 15, 1957 and plays in the second division of the Chilean football league. Their home games are played at the Estadio Municipal Francisco Sánchez Rumoroso, which has a capacity of approximately 18,750 seats.

History[edit]

Stadium[edit]

Inside view of the new stadium.

The home stadium of Coquimbo Unido its Estadio Municipal Francisco Sánchez Rumoroso, the stadium is a multi-purpose stadium in Coquimbo, Chile. It is currently used mostly for football matches. The former stadium was inaugurated on July 1, 1970 and hold 17,750 people.

In 2007 the stadium was selected as a venue for the 2008 FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup. In order to comply with FIFA standards, a completely new stadium was built. Its capacity was increased from 15,000 to 18,750. The new stadium has the shape of ship so as to homage Coquimbo's oceanic tradition. The city has been famous due to its port and pirate lore. The stadium was inaugurated on November 9, 2008.

Honours[edit]

Domestic honours[edit]

Runner-up (2): 1991, 2005 Apertura
Winners (3): 1962, 1977, 2018
Runner-up (2): 1966, 1990
Runner-up (1): 1970 Copa Isidro Corbinos

Performance in CONMEBOL competitions[edit]

Best: First Round in 1992
1992: First Round

Current squad[edit]

Current squad of Coquimbo Unido as of 2 August 2018 (edit)
Sources: ANFP Official Web Site

No. Position Player
1  ARG GK Matías Cano
4  CHI DF Washington Torres
5  CHI DF Sebastián Silva
6  CHI MF Ulises Castagnoli
8  ARG MF Mauricio Yedro
10  PLE FW Yashir Islame
12  CHI GK Daniel Retamal
13  CHI MF Kilian Delgado
14  CHI MF Diego González
15  CHI DF Cristian Zavala
16  CHI MF Sebastián Galani
17  CHI DF Isaías Meneses
No. Position Player
19  CHI DF Alí Manouchehri
20  CHI MF Nicolás Carvajal
21  CHI MF Jorge Orellana
24  CHI FW Atilio Berríos
25  CHI GK Ignacio Cordero
26  CHI FW Lucas Martínez
27  CHI DF Sebastián Cabrera
28  CHI DF Luciano Araya
29  ARG MF Sebastián Martelli
31  CHI GK Eduardo Lobos
32  ARG MF Brian Ferreira
--  ARG DF Nicolás Berardo

Manager: Patricio Graff

2019 Summer Transfers[edit]

In[edit]

Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.

No. Position Player
No. Position Player

Out[edit]

Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.

No. Position Player
2 Chile DF Mario Pardo (to Deportes Melipilla)
3 Chile DF Diego Carrasco (to Universidad de Chile)
9 Argentina FW Rodrigo Holgado (to Audax Italiano)
No. Position Player
18 Chile DF Francisco Ayala (to Deportes Melipilla)
22 Chile FW Álvaro Delgado (to Audax Italiano)

Managers[edit]

External links[edit]