Juan José Jayo

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This name uses Spanish naming customs: the first or paternal family name is Jayo and the second or maternal family name is Legario.
Juan José Jayo
Personal information
Full name Juan José Jayo Legario
Date of birth (1973-01-20) 20 January 1973 (age 44)
Place of birth Lima, Peru
Height 1.70 m (5 ft 7 in)
Playing position Defensive Midfielder
Youth career
Alianza Lima
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1990–1998 Alianza Lima 214 (11)
1998–2000 Unión de Santa Fe 61 (1)
2000–2001 Celta de Vigo 14 (0)
2001–2002 Las Palmas 18 (0)
2002–2008 Alianza Lima 180 (10)
2008 José Gálvez 9 (0)
2009–2012 Alianza Lima 79 (1)
National team
1994–2007 Peru 97 (1)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 4 October 2011.
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 5 April 2008

Juan José Jayo Legario (born 20 January 1973) is a retired Peruvian footballer who played as a defensive midfielder. As the club captain, he last played for Alianza Lima in the 2012 Torneo Descentralizado.

Club career[edit]

Jayo has played professional club football for a number of teams in South America and Spain. He has played 440 games for Alianza Lima in Peru and has had spells with Unión de Santa Fe in Argentina, then Celta de Vigo and UD Las Palmas in Spain. In 2009, he had a 1-year contract for Alianza Lima for his last career.

International career[edit]

Jayo was a member of the Peruvian national team, and has played 98 matches and scored 1 goal since his debut in 1994.[1]



Alianza Lima


  1. ^ "Juan Jayo - International Appearances". rsssf.com. Archived from the original on 2009-02-02. 

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Preceded by
Ernesto Arakaki
Alianza Lima captain
Succeeded by
Henry Quinteros