Gonzalo Barriga

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This name uses Spanish naming customs: the first or paternal family name is Barriga and the second or maternal family name is Ahumada.
Gonzalo Barriga
Barriga with Santiago Wanderers in 2014
Personal information
Full name Gonzalo Felipe Barriga Ahumada
Date of birth (1984-06-21) 21 June 1984 (age 32)
Place of birth Santiago, Chile
Height 1.75 m (5 ft 9 in)
Playing position Left midfielder, Left back
Club information
Current team
Number 13
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2009 Deportes Melipilla 24 (1)
2010–11 Unión La Calera 58 (9)
2011–12 Unión Española 40 (5)
2013– O'Higgins 75 (6)
2014–2015 Wanderers (loan) 33 (2)
National team
2014– Chile 1 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 22 August 2015.
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 28 March 2011

Gonzalo Barriga (born 21 June 1984) is a Chilean footballer who currently plays for Primera División club O'Higgins as a midfielder. He was titled as engineer after attending DuocUC.

Club career[edit]

After ending his career of engineering at DuocUC, Barriga was discovered by the Dutchman Jorrit Smink (in that time Deportes Melipilla coach) and convinced him to play at homogeneus city-based team.

In January 2013, Barriga joined O'Higgins along his Unión Española teammate Braulio Leal.

On 10 December 2013, he won the 2013–14 Apertura with O'Higgins. During the tournament, he played in 17 matches and scored one goal in a win 2–1 against Deportes Antofagasta.[1]

In 2014, he won the Supercopa de Chile against Deportes Iquique.[2]

He participated with the club in the 2014 Copa Libertadores where they faced Deportivo Cali, Cerro Porteño and Lanús, being third and being eliminated in the group stage. [3]





  • Medalla Santa Cruz de Triana: 2014


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