Cristian Menéndez

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Cristian Menéndez
Personal information
Full name Cristian Matías Menéndez
Date of birth (1988-04-02) 2 April 1988 (age 29)
Place of birth Mar del Plata, Argentina
Height 1.85 m (6 ft 1 in)
Playing position Striker
Club information
Current team
Atlético Tucumán
Number 11
Youth career
2004–2007 Lanús
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2007–2014 Lanús 40 (3)
2010–2011 Emelec (loan) 36 (12)
2011–2012 Libertad (loan) 32 (9)
2013 Quilmes (loan) 13 (2)
2013–2014 Independiente (loan) 19 (1)
2014– Atlético Tucumán 32 (11)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 30 April 2015.

Cristian Matías Menéndez (Spanish pronunciation: [ˈkristjan maˈtjas meˈnendes], born 2 April 1988) is an Argentine footballer that currently plays for Atlético Tucumán of the Primera División.

Club career[edit]


Menéndez began playing in 2007 for Lanús. He made his debut in a remarkable 2-6 home defeat to Arsenal de Sarandí on 2 May 2008. His first goal for the club came on 14 March 2009 in a 2-1 home win against Colón. In 2009, he gained his first experiences of international club football featuring in 2 Copa Libertadores 2009 and 2 Copa Sudamericana 2009 games.


On 5 June 2010 left Club Atlético Lanús and joined on loan with sold option to Club Sport Emelec.


In 2011, he was loaned to Libertad of Paraguay.




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