Denis Chen

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Denis Chen
Personal information
Full name Denis Geovani Chen Fernández
Date of birth (1977-08-09) 9 August 1977 (age 41)
Place of birth San Pedro Carchá, Guatemala
Height 1.65 m (5 ft 5 in)
Playing position defender
Club information
Current team
Cobán Imperial
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2000–2001 Cobán Imperial
2001–2004 CSD Municipal
2004–2005 Cobán Imperial 16 (1)
2005–2007 CSD Municipal 9 (0)
2007–2008 Deportivo Petapa
2009 Deportivo Jalapa
2009– Cobán Imperial
National team
1999–2005 Guatemala 33 (1)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 19:52, 3 April 2009 (UTC)
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 13 November 2006

Denis Geovani Chen Fernández (born 9 August 1977) is a Guatemalan football defender who plays for local club Cobán Imperial in Guatemala's second division.His last name Chen in Chinese is 陈。

Club career[edit]

The small, San Pedro Carchá-born Chen played for Cobán Imperial and CSD Municipal before joining Petapa in 2007. In 2009, he joined Deportivo Jalapa[1] and then Cobán Imperial.

International career[edit]

Chen made his debut for Guatemala in a May 1999 friendly match against Canada and has, as of January 2010, earned a total of 33 caps, scoring 1 goal. He has represented his country in 6 FIFA World Cup qualification matches,[2] as well as at the 2001[3] and 2003 UNCAF Cups[4] and the 2002 CONCACAF Gold Cup.[5]

His final international was a July 2005 CONCACAF Gold Cup match against Mexico.

International goals[edit]

Scores and results list. Guatemala's goal tally first.
# Date Venue Opponent Score Result Competition
1 25 May 2001 Estadio Excélsior, Puerto Cortés, Honduras  Belize 1-0 3-3 UNCAF Nations Cup 2001


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