José Luis Munguía

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José Luis Munguía
Personal information
Full name José Luis Munguía Linares
Date of birth (1959-10-28)28 October 1959
Place of birth San Salvador, El Salvador
Date of death 24 March 1985(1985-03-24) (aged 25)
Playing position goalkeeper
Youth career
1977–1979 FAS
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1980–1985 FAS
National team
1979–1985 El Salvador
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.

José Luis Munguía Linares (28 October 1959 – 24 March 1985) was a football player from El Salvador who was a non-playing squad member at the 1982 FIFA World Cup Finals in Spain.

Club career[edit]

Nicknamed "El Halcón" (The Falcon), Munguía played his whole career at Salvadoran FAS.

International career[edit]

Munguía has represented El Salvador in 5 FIFA World Cup qualification matches.[1]


He died in 1985 after suffering major injuries after a heavy car crash.[2]


  1. ^ José Luis MunguíaFIFA competition record
  2. ^ "Ismael responde: ¿Tiene dudas o consultas?, escríbanos" (in Spanish). 12 September 2008. 

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