Cristian Pellerano

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Cristian Pellerano
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Pellerano playing for Tijuana in 2012
Personal information
Full name Cristian Alberto Pellerano
Date of birth (1982-02-01) 1 February 1982 (age 35)
Place of birth Buenos Aires, Argentina
Height 1.82 m (6 ft 0 in)
Playing position Centre midfielder
Club information
Current team
(on loan from América)
Number 14
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2001–2004 Atlanta 113 (17)
2005 Defensores de Belgrano 19 (1)
2005–2006 Nueva Chicago 52 (5)
2007 Racing Club 26 (3)
2008–2009 Arsenal de Sarandí 50 (3)
2009–2010 Colón 27 (1)
2010–2012 Independiente 48 (2)
2012–2014 Tijuana 76 (10)
2015– América 12 (1)
2015–2016 Morelia (loan) 30 (4)
2016–2017 Tapachula (loan) 15 (2)
2017– Veracruz (loan) 4 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 4 February 2017.

Cristian Alberto Pellerano (born 1 February 1982) is an Argentine professional footballer who plays as a midfielder for Veracruz on loan from Club América of the Liga MX. He also holds Mexican citizenship.[1]

His younger brother Hernán is also a professional footballer.


Pellerano started his playing career in 2001 with Club Atlético Atlanta in the lower leagues of Argentine football, playing in 113 matches and scoring 17 goals. In 2005, he joined Defensores de Belgrano of the Primera B Nacional for the Apertura. Later that year he joined Nueva Chicago, helping the club to win promotion to the Primera División.

In 2007 Pellerano was signed by Racing Club, where he established himself as a regular member of the first team squad, making 24 appearances in his year with the club.

Pellerano joined Arsenal de Sarandí in 2008. He scored his first league goal for the club on 25 April 2009 on his 43rd appearance in a game against San Martín de Tucumán.

During the winter transfer window, Pellerano joined Colón de Santa Fe. On 9 June 2010 Independiente signed him on a free transfer.[2]

On 15 July 2012, Pellerano was sold to Mexican Liga MX side Club Tijuana.[3]

On December 15, 2014, Pellerano was transferred to Club America.




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