José Carlos Fernández (Bolivian footballer)
|Full name||José Carlos Fernández González|
|Date of birth||24 January 1971|
|Place of birth||Santa Cruz de la Sierra, Bolivia|
|Height||1.87 m (6 ft 2 in)|
|1992||FIU Golden Panthers|
|2001||New England Revolution||7||(0)|
|2006||Universidad de Chile||3||(0)|
|2006||Universitario de Sucre||9||(0)|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 25 November 2010.
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 4 November 2012
José Carlos Fernández González (Spanish pronunciation: [xoˈse ˈkarlos ferˈnandeθ], born 24 January 1971) is a Bolivian retired football goalkeeper who is currently active as director of football of Bolivian club Bolívar.
Fernández developed his football skills at the prestigious Tahuichi Academy, where he received a full scholarship to go to the United States and play while in college. After he finished school, he pursued a career as a professional goalkeeper.
International success at Cali
In his home country, Fernández played for important teams such as Oriente Petrolero, Blooming and Bolívar. He also went abroad to play for Córdoba CF in Spain, Jaguares and Veracruz in Mexico, New England Revolution in the MLS, Independiente Santa Fe and Deportivo Cali from Colombia.
He has been capped for the Bolivian national team on 26 occasions, having participated in Copa América 1999 and 2004 among the most important tournaments he took part in. He represented his country in 9 FIFA World Cup qualification matches and at the 1999 Confederations Cup.
- Deportivo Cali
- Oriente Petrolero
- Torneo de Clausura (1): 2010