|Full name||Cristian Camilo Marrugo Rodríguez|
|Date of birth||July 18, 1985|
|Place of birth||Cartagena, Colombia|
|Height||1.77 m (5 ft 10 in)|
|2013–2014||→ Veracruz (loan)||17||(5)|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 6 October 2016.
Cristian played for the Bolivar Department soccer and indoor soccer teams in all categories U10, U14, U16. When he was 15 years old, he traveled from Cartagena to Cali, where he stayed a couple of years before arriving to Medellín to join Atlético Nacional where he won the Colombian League in 2005. He was then transferred from Atlético Nacional to Independiente Santa Fe and also promoted to the Senior Colombia national football team.
For the year 2014, Deportivo Cali acquired Cristian to enforce the midfield for coming tournaments like Copa Libertadores and Liga Postobón. For the second semester of 2014, Cristian was signed by Independiente Medellín on a six-months loan to reinforce the red and blue team. In 2016, he helped Independiente Medellín win their sixth league championship, scoring a brace in the final against Junior. Since then, he have been known as Marrugol. For The second season of Águila League 2016 he finished as the forward with more goals in DIM.
He played with the Colombia national under-20 football team at the 2005 South American Youth Championship, which Colombia hosted and won. He then competed at the 2005 FIFA World Youth Championship in the Netherlands, helping Colombia to the Round of 16 before losing to eventual champion Argentina.
- Cristian Marrugo at National-Football-Teams.com
- Cristian Marrugo – Liga MX stats at MedioTiempo.com (Spanish)
- ESPN profile
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