Juan Neira

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Juan Neira
Personal information
Full name Juan Ángel Neira
Date of birth (1989-02-21) 21 February 1989 (age 28)
Place of birth La Plata, Argentina
Height 1.77 m (5 ft 10 in)
Playing position Second striker / Attacking midfielder
Club information
Current team
Coras de Tepic
Number 10
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2006–2013 Gimnasia LP 39 (8)
2011–2012 Lanús (loan) 16 (0)
2012–2013 Valladolid (loan) 7 (0)
2013–2014 Estudiantes Tecos 22 (1)
2014–2015 Fénix 8 (0)
2015– Newell's Old Boys 3 (0)
National team
2008–2009 Argentina U-20 6 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 6 May 2015.

Juan Ángel Neira (born 21 February 1989) is an Argentine football forward. He currently plays for Coras de Tepic of the Ascenso MX.

Club career[edit]

In August 2011, Neira joined Lanús on a one-year loan from Gimnasia y Esgrima de La Plata, with an option to sign permanently.[1] Lanús did not choose the option, and in 2012 Neira signed another one-year loan with the Spanish team Valladolid. On 31 July 2013, he joined the Mexican Ascenso MX side Estudiantes Tecos.[2]

International career[edit]

In January 2009, Neira was selected to join the Argentina under-20 squad for the 2009 South American Youth Championship held in Venezuela.[3]


  1. ^ "Neira firmó y ya es nuevo jugador de Lanús" (in Spanish). C.A. Lanús. Retrieved 4 August 2011. 
  2. ^ "Ficha Tecos a tercer extranjero" (in Spanish). am. Retrieved 4 November 2013. 
  3. ^ Olé article

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