José Luis Cabión
|Full name||José Luis Cabión Dianta|
|Date of birth||14 November 1983|
|Place of birth||San Antonio, Chile|
|Height||1.73 m (5 ft 8 in)|
|Playing position||Defensive midfielder|
|2008||→ Everton (loan)||11||(0)|
|2009||→ Santiago Morning (loan)||21||(0)|
|2010||→ Cobresal (loan)||26||(1)|
|2014||→ Santiago Morning (loan)||10||(0)|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 12 January 2018
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 13 March 2011, 18:00 (UTC)
Born in San Antonio, he began his career at Deportes Melipilla of Chilean second tier. Nevertheless, following Melipilla's promotion to first tier in 2007 he became the team's captain, which allowed him call-ups for Chilean national team friendlies and then, even, the Copa América held in Venezuela.
His performances made that Chilean powerhouse Colo-Colo noticed him, so that he joined Estadio Monumental–based side in July 2007. He was a regular player into Claudio Borghi scheme, being an occasional player in the starting lineup for league and international games. However, the 2008 season wasn't successful for Cabión, due to he was relegated to the reserves and was marked by a fight with Rodolfo Moya during a training, that triggered in his loan to Everton de Viña del Mar, freshly Chilean champion in the age.
After an inconspicuous spell at Everton, he was released from the team in December 2008 and then joined Santiago Morning (on loan too) to face the 2009 season. Then he played the entire 2010 for Cobresal on loan.
In 2011, he returned Colo-Colo first-team and was a regular starter with coach Américo Gallego at Copa Libertadores and league games. Nevertheless, on mid-year he left the club and again joined Cobresal.
In July 2013, he returned to Chile and joined Rangers, being loaned to Santiago Morning in 2014.
In 2015, he returned to Cobresal, to face the local tournament and the Copa Libertadores.
He made his first international cap in a 3–0 win over Cuba at Rubén Marcos Peralta Stadium as a 79th-minute substitution for Boris Rieloff. After participating of regularly way in Chile's 2007 Copa América preparatory friendlies around Caribbean, national team's coach Nelson Acosta included Cabión in Chile's definitive 23-man squad to face the contest. During all games of Chile in the cup, he was on the bench, debuting as a 57th-minute substitution for centre-back Gonzalo Jara in a 6–1 thrash with Brazil at Puerto La Cruz.
As of March 1st, 2016
|Chile national team|
- Primera B de Chile (2): 2004, 2006
- Neftchi Baku
- "José Luis Cabión es el nuevo refuerzo de Colo Colo". Cooperativa.cl. 10 July 2007.
- "José Luis Cabión y el conato con Moya: "Todo quedó dentro de la cancha"". Cooperativa.cl. 8 February 2008.
- "José Luis Cabión taken off Everton". Emol.com. 23 December 2008.
- "Jose Luis Cabion on Trial". NeftchiPFCnews. Retrieved 21 January 2013.
- "Neftchi sign Jose Luiz Cabion". NeftchiPFCnews. Retrieved 31 January 2013.
- "Flavinho; Ramos; Bertucci; @nicocanales27 ; Denis Silva; Cabion with Cup and medals". twitter.com. Retrieved 29 May 2013.
- "José Luis Cabión: "Estoy para pelear el puesto con Meléndez y Sanhueza"". Emol.cl. 25 May 2007.
- "José Luis Cabión". National Football Teams. Benjamin Strack-Zimmerman.