Felipe Gallegos

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This name uses Spanish naming customs: the first or paternal family name is Gallegos and the second or maternal family name is Leiva.
Felipe Gallegos
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Personal information
Full name Luis Felipe Gallegos Leiva
Date of birth (1991-12-03) 3 December 1991 (age 25)
Place of birth Copiapó, Chile
Height 1.74 m (5 ft 8 12 in)
Playing position Left winger
Club information
Current team
Necaxa
Number 18
Youth career
2004–2010 Universidad de Chile
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2010–2013 Universidad de Chile 48 (8)
2012–2013 Union Berlin II (loan) 7 (3)
2012–2013 Union Berlin (loan) 2 (0)
2013–2014 Recreativo 20 (0)
2014– Necaxa 87 (9)
National team
2011 Chile U20 7 (3)

* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 1 December 2016.

‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 9 February 2011

Luis Felipe Gallegos Leiva (born on 3 December 1991) is a Chilean footballer who plays for Mexican cub Necaxa as winger.

Club career[edit]

In 2009, he was promoted to first-adult team and debuted during an unofficial friendly match against Argentinos Juniors. The incoming season, he officially debuted against O'Higgins in a 3–3 away draw. The following match he assisted to Diego Rivarola in the second goal of the 2–0 away win over Cobreloa.[1] His first competitive goal came on 15 August 2010 against Everton de Viña del Mar in a 5–1 victory.[2]

In mid-2012 Gallegos left the club and joined on loan to German second-tier side Union Berlin. After completing his loan spell, he moved to Spain’s Liga Adelante team Recreativo de Huelva in June 2013.

In June 2014, he joined Necaxa of the Liga MX.

International career[edit]

In 2011, he was part of the South American U-20 Championship, scoring three goals in seven matches.

Honours[edit]

Club[edit]

Universidad de Chile

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Felipe Gallegos ya dio el gran salto en la "U"" (in Spanish). anfp.cl. 
  2. ^ "La U golea al Everton de Nelson Acosta y sigue acechando a los punteros" (in Spanish). terra.cl. 15 August 2010. Retrieved 21 October 2012. 

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