Édgar Mejía

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Edgar Mejía
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Personal information
Full name Edgar Eduardo Mejía Viruete
Date of birth (1988-07-27) 27 July 1988 (age 28)
Place of birth Guadalajara, Mexico
Height 1.75 m (5 ft 9 in)
Playing position Defensive Midfielder
Right Back
Club information
Current team
Number 6
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2006– Guadalajara 115 (0)
2012–2013 León (loan) 0 (0)
2013 Chivas USA (loan) 28 (1)
2014 Puebla (loan) 9 (0)
2015 Atlético San Luis (loan) 12 (0)
2015– Juárez (loan) 26 (1)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.

Edgar Eduardo Mejía Viruete (born July 27, 1988) also known as El Chore, is a Mexican footballer. He currently plays as a defensive midfielder for F.C. Juárez on loan from Guadalajara.

Club career[edit]


Mejía made his professional debut during the first week of the Clausura 2006 tournament against Toluca. From then on, Mejía became a regular with Chivas. During the Clausura 2007, he earned a starting position over Patricio Araujo. On June 1, 2012 he was transferred on loan for 1 year to Club León.[1] However, he did not make any appearances for Leon during his time at the club. The versatile midfielder made 115 appearances for Chivas.

Loan at Chivas USA[edit]

On February 21, 2013 sister club Chivas USA announced they had acquired Mejía and teammates Giovani Casillas and Mario de Luna on loan from CD Guadalajara.[2]



Club Deportivo Guadalajara


  1. ^ "Chivas vende al 'Venado' y a Magallón; Mejía a préstamo". mediotiempo.com. June 1, 2012. Retrieved June 3, 2012. 
  2. ^ "Chivas add three players". mediotiempo.com. February 21, 2013. Retrieved February 21, 2013. 

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