José Antonio Jaikel Aguilar
Date of birth
3 April 1966
Place of birth
Alajuela, Costa Rica
1.80 m (5 ft 11 in)
Costa Rica 5
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only
José Antonio Jaikel Aguilar (born 3 April 1966 in Alajuela) is a former Costa Rican football player who played most of his career with Deportivo Saprissa, during the 1980s and 1990s.
Club career [ edit ]
El Tanque, because of his strength and build, the striker won several national championships with Saprissa, as well as one CONCACAF Champions Cups. He also played with Herediano, before retiring at only 28 years of age. 
International career [ edit ]
He was part of the
national team squad, that played in the 1990 FIFA World Cup held in  Italy, but didn't have any actual playing time. 
His final international was a January 1994
friendly match against Norway.
International goals [ edit ]
Scores and results list Costa Rica's goal tally first.
Business career [ edit ]
After retiring as a player, he completed his studies industrial engineering at the
Latin American University of Science and Technology. He is currently General Director for Central America at Gruma (Grupo Maseca), a food production company. 
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