|Full name||Mario Giovany Acevedo Menzie|
|Date of birth||February 15, 1969|
|Place of birth||Puerto Barrios, Guatemala|
|Height||1.79 m (5 ft 10 in)|
|Venados de Yucatán|
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 24 January 2010.
Nicknamed El Coyote, Acevedo played the majority of his career with Municipal but also had stints with CD Suchitepéquez, Antigua GFC, Cobán Imperial and Mexican side Venados de Yucatán.  He is the second highest all-time goalscorer in the domestic league, with 170 goals to his name.
After not being renewed his contract at the end of the 2008-2009 Clausura season, Acevedo was released by his club, and afterwards he announced his retirement from the sport. However, in September 2009, he signed with for Deportivo Heredia, and in February 2010, CD Suchitepéquez confirmed Acevedo was to rejoin them, only for Heredia not to allow him to leave. He then left Heredia in April 2010.
He made his debut for Guatemala in a March 1996 friendly match against Jamaica and has earned a total of 53 caps, scoring 5 goals. He has represented Guatemala in 12 FIFA World Cup qualification matches.
- Scores and results list Guatemala's goal tally first.
|1||22 July 2000||Waterford National Stadium, Bridgetown, Barbados||Barbados||3-1||3-1||2002 FIFA World Cup qualification|
|2||27 May 2001||Estadio Olímpico Metropolitano, San Pedro Sula, Honduras||Costa Rica||1-1||1-1||UNCAF Nations Cup 2001|
|3||3 June 2001||Estadio Olímpico Metropolitano, San Pedro Sula, Honduras||Panama||2-0||3-1||UNCAF Nations Cup 2001|
|4||16 January 2002||Estadio Mateo Flores, Guatemala City, Guatemala||Cameroon||5-1||5-2||Friendly match|
|5||22 June 2003||Home Depot Center, Carson, USA||Honduras||1-0||1-2||Friendly match|
Acevedo is married to Gladys and the couple have a daughter, Mariann,Valery and Fernanda
- Pezzarosi y Acevedo, dispuestos a brillar hoy en el choque entre rojos y cremas - La Prensa (Spanish)
- Goleadores Históricos - Guatefutbol
- Confirman a Mario Acevedo - La Red Deportiva (Spanish)
- Heredia/ Separan a Pozas y Acevedo - La Red Deportiva (Spanish)
- Appearances for Guatemala National Team - RSSSF
- Record at FIFA Tournaments - FIFA