Lucio Filomeno

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Lucio Filomeno
Personal information
Full name Lucio Alejo Filomeno
Date of birth (1980-05-08) 8 May 1980 (age 37)
Place of birth Capital Federal, Argentina
Height 5 ft 11 in (1.80 m)
Playing position Striker
Club information
Current team
Youth career
1988–1994 Nueva Chicago
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1995–1997 Nueva Chicago 32 (12)
1998 Udinese 0 (0)
1998–1999 Inter Milan 0 (0)
2000–2002 San Lorenzo 21 (4)
2002–2004 Chiapas 68 (13)
2005 Busan IPark 0 (0)
2005–2006 D.C. United 12 (1)
2006–2007 Nueva Chicago 24 (8)
2007–2009 Asteras Tripolis 57 (21)
2009–2011 PAOK 24 (1)
2011–2012 Atlético de Rafaela 7 (0)
2013–2014 Acassuso 10 (1)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 8 December 2013.

Lucio Filomeno (born 8 May 1980) is a former Argentine football striker who last played for Acassuso. After growing up in Haedo, Buenos Aires, Filomeno played for a variety of clubs around the world and also for the Argentina U-16 National Team.

Filomeno made his professional debut in March 1996 playing for Nueva Chicago and being still 15 years old. He was one of the youngest players to this day to start playing professionally in Argentina. He was then noticed by English club Newcastle United F.C. and made his first move to Europe. He did not play officially for Newcastle and moved to Italy where he signed first for Udinese and then for Inter Milan. A year later he returned to Argentina to join San Lorenzo de Almagro where he contributed to the club winning of the Argentine "Torneo Clausura" 2001 and the Southamerican "Copa Mercosur" 2001. Subsequently, he moved to Mexico where he joined Jaguares de Chiapas in their inaugural 2002 season, scoring the team's first goal ever in a 3–1 loss to Tigres. In 2005, He joined Busan IPark, But He appeared only League Cup 8 matches. In 2006, he returned to Argentina to join his original club, Nueva Chicago. In the summer of 2007 he was signed by Greek first division club Asteras Tripolis and in June 2009 he was picked up on a two-year deal by Greek club PAOK FC. He had signed a one-year deal with Atlético de Rafaela of the Argentinian first division on August 4, 2011. He played for one season and then he stopped. In summer 2013, he signed with Acassuso playing in Primera B Metropolitana, the regionalised third division of the Argentine football league system.


D.C. United

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