José Antonio Rodríguez (Mexican footballer)

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José Antonio Rodríguez
Personal information
Full name José Antonio Rodríguez Romero
Date of birth (1992-07-04) 4 July 1992 (age 24)[1]
Place of birth Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico
Height 1.86 m (6 ft 1 in)
Playing position Goalkeeper
Club information
Current team
Number 1
Youth career
2008-2011 Guadalajara
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2011– Guadalajara 59 (0)
2011–2012 Veracruz (loan) 18 (0)
National team
2009 Mexico U17 4 (0)
2011 Mexico U20 5 (0)
2011–2012 Mexico U23 7 (0)

* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 24 January 2016.

‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 5 October 2012
This name uses Spanish naming customs: the first or paternal family name is Rodríguez and the second or maternal family name is Romero.

José Antonio Rodríguez Romero (born 4 July 1992 in Guadalajara, Jalisco)[1] is a Mexican footballer who plays as a goalkeeper for Guadalajara and the Mexico U-23 football team. He is an Olympic gold medalist.[2]


Jose Rodriguez started his career for C.D. Guadalajara, and made his debut on April 6, 2013 against Jaguares.[3] In 2011, he was loaned to Veracruz for two seasons, and was the starting goalkeeper for the team. He returned to C.D. Guadalajara after two successful seasons with Veracruz, and became the starting goalkeeper of Guadalajara in 2014 after Luis Ernesto Michel was loaned to Saprissa of Costa Rica.


Rodriguez has represented Mexicoin the U-17, U-20, and U-23 divisions. He was among the squad that won the gold medal in the London 2012 Summer Olympic Games.[2]





  1. ^ a b "José Antonio Rodríguez Romero". Televisa. Retrieved 15 October 2013. 
  2. ^ a b "Olympics football: Mexico shock Brazil to win gold". 11 August 2012. Retrieved 7 September 2014. 
  3. ^ *José Antonio Rodríguez Liga MX stats at Medio (Spanish)
  4. ^ "¡CHIVAS CAMPEÓN DE LA COPA MX APERTURA 2015!". 4 November 2015. Retrieved 5 November 2015. 
  5. ^ "¡Chivas Campeón de la SuperCopa MX!". 10 July 2016. Retrieved 10 July 2016. 

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