Leonel Rocco

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Leonel Rocco
Personal information
Full name Leonel Rocco Herrera
Date of birth (1966-09-18) 18 September 1966 (age 50)
Place of birth Montevideo, Uruguay
Height 1.85 m (6 ft 1 in)
Playing position Goalkeeper
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1990–1991 Progreso
1991–1992 Textil Mandiyú 14 (0)
1993 Nacional
1994–1995 Rampla Juniors
1996 Tampico Madero
1999 Bella Vista
2000 Independiente Santa Fe
2001 Bucaramanga
2002 Independiente Medellín
2003–2004 Melgar
2005–2007 Rentistas
National team
1991 Uruguay 0 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.

Leonel Rocco Herrera (born 18 September 1966 in Montevideo) is a former Uruguayan footballer.[1]

Club career[edit]

Rocco spent most of his career in the Primera División Uruguaya, playing for Progreso, Nacional and Rampla Juniors.[2] He also had a spell with Textil Mandiyú in the Primera División de Argentina.[3]

International career[edit]

Rocco was selected as a member of the Uruguay national football team at the 1991 Copa América, but did not make an appearance for the team.[1]


  1. ^ a b "Ficha de Jugador de selección: Leonel Rocco". Tenfield. Retrieved 2009-01-19. [dead link]
  2. ^ "Ficha de Leonel Rocco". BDFA. Retrieved 2009-01-19. 
  3. ^ "ROCCO Leonel - Futbolista (ficha y estadisticas)". Futbol XXI. Retrieved 2009-01-19.