José Chamot

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José Chamot
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Personal information
Full name José Antonio Chamot
Date of birth (1969-05-17) 17 May 1969 (age 47)
Place of birth Concepción del Uruguay, Argentina
Height 1.86 m (6 ft 1 in)
Playing position Left back
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1988–1991 Rosario Central 48 (2)
1991–1993 Pisa 87 (1)
1993–1994 Foggia 30 (0)
1994–1998 Lazio 100 (1)
1998–2000 Atlético Madrid 45 (1)
2000–2003 Milan 49 (0)
2003–2004 Leganés 1 (0)
2004–2006 Rosario Central 4 (0)
Total 364 (5)
National team
1993–2002 Argentina 43 (2)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.

José Antonio Chamot (born 17 May 1969 in Concepción del Uruguay) is a retired Argentine footballer who played as a full-back. He served as coaching assistant to Matias Almeyda at River Plate.

Club career[edit]

Throughout his career Chamot played for Rosario Central in Argentina, Pisa, Foggia, Lazio and AC Milan in Italy and Atlético Madrid in Spain. While playing at Lazio, he shook Pierluigi Collina's hand too firmly post match and earned a 1-game ban for dissent.[1]

International career[edit]

He represented Argentina at the 1994, 1998 and 2002 World Cups. He was the starting left-back during 1994 and 1998, and also played one match in 2002 World Cup against Sweden as a right-back.

He was also part of silver medal-winning team at the 1996 Summer Olympics in Atlanta, Georgia, as one of the three over-23 players allowed per squad.


S.S. Lazio
A.C. Milan


  1. ^ Simon Evans (June 17, 2005). "Ref Collina set to call it a day". Retrieved November 14, 2012. 

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