Cristian Campestrini

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Cristian Campestrini
Personal information
Full name Cristian Daniel Campestrini
Date of birth (1980-06-16) June 16, 1980 (age 37)
Place of birth San Nicolás, Buenos Aires, Argentina
Height 1.82 m (5 ft 11 12 in)
Playing position Goalkeeper
Club information
Current team
Club Universidad Nacional
Number 17
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2001–2002 Rosario Central 1 (0)
2002–2003 Argentino de Rosario 23 (2)
2003–2004 Ferro Carril Oeste 5 (0)
2004–2006 Tigre 51 (1)
2006–2008 Almirante Brown 80 (0)
2008–2014 Arsenal de Sarandí 210 (0)
2015 Olimpia Asunción 22 (0)
2015– 2017 Puebla 52 (0)
2017– Club Universidad Nacional.
National team
2009–2010 Argentina 2 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 4 February 2017.

Cristian Campestrini (born 16 June 1980 in Buenos Aires) is an Argentine football goalkeeper, currently playing for Club Universidad Nacional in the Liga MX.



Campestrini made his league debut on 10 June 2001 for Rosario Central in a 1–3 home defeat to Belgrano de Córdoba. it was his only league appearance for the club.

In 2002, he began playing in the lower leagues of Argentine football, where he played for Argentino de Rosario, Ferrocarril Oeste, Tigre and Almirante Brown.

In 2008, he returned to the top flight of Argentine football, signing for Arsenal de Sarandí.


On 26 July 2015, Campestrini made his Liga MX debut with Puebla in a home match against Club América. In less than two 'short-seasons' he has been sent off four times. Although Campestrini has become one of the most loved player by the supporters.


Campestrini was named by Diego Maradona in a callup of local players to play a friendly against Panama on 20 May 2009.[1] He made his international debut in the game, coming on as a second-half substitute in the 3–1 win. He made his second international appearance in a 3–2 friendly win against Costa Rica on 26 January 2010.




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