Freddy Grisales

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Freddy Grisales
Personal information
Full name Freddy Indurley Grisales
Date of birth (1975-09-22) September 22, 1975 (age 43)
Place of birth Medellín, Colombia
Height 1.79 m (5 ft 10 in)
Playing position Midfielder
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1996–1998 Atlético Nacional 121 (16)
1999–2000 San Lorenzo 9 (0)
2000–2004 Atlético Nacional 114 (14)
2004–2005 Colón de Santa Fe 17 (2)
2005 Barcelona SC 17 (4)
2006 Independiente Medellín 11 (3)
2006–2007 Colón de Santa Fe 50 (7)
2008 Independiente 13 (0)
2009 Envigado 18 (4)
2009 Junior 1 (0)
2011 Deportivo Pereira 23 (0)
National team
1999–2007 Colombia 40 (6)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

Freddy "Totono" Grisales (born 22 September 1975 in Medellín) is a retired Colombian football midfielder. He retired at the end of 2009. He played his last season with Junior in the Colombian Professional Football league.


Grisales started his career in 1998 with Atlético Nacional where he helped the team to win the Colombian Championship in 1999 (in spite he and his family are Independiente Medellín's fans). In 1999, he joined San Lorenzo in Argentina, but he only played 6 games for the club before returning to Nacional.

In 2001 Grisales was part of the Colombia squad that won the Copa América 2001.

He had his first play with Colón de Santa Fe, Argentina in 2004, followed by spells with Barcelona SC (Ecuador) and Independiente Medellín (Colombia) before rejoining Colón in 2006.

During his time at Independiente in Argentina, Grisales suffered through a series of injuries and personal problems that prevented him from playing regularly and in 2009 he returned to Colombia to play for Envigado Fútbol Club.

In 2011, Grisales returned to play for Deportivo Pereira.


Season Club Title
1999 Atlético Nacional Fútbol Profesional Colombiano
2001 Colombia Copa América

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