Mario de Luna

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Mario de Luna
Personal information
Full name Mario Humberto De Luna Saucedo
Date of birth (1988-01-05) January 5, 1988 (age 29)
Place of birth Aguascalientes, Mexico
Height 1.79 m (5 ft 10 12 in)
Playing position Centre Back
Left Back
Club information
Current team
Necaxa
Number 33
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2008–2015 Guadalajara 72 (2)
2013 Chivas USA (loan) 32 (1)
2014–2015 Puebla (loan) 46 (2)
2016– Necaxa 35 (1)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.

Mario Humberto De Luna Saucedo (born January 5, 1988) is a Mexican footballer. He currently plays for Club Necaxa on loan from Guadalajara as a defender. He was born in Aguascalientes, Mexico.

Club career[edit]

C.D. Guadalajara[edit]

A product of Chivas youth team, CD Tapatio, de Luna made his professional debut on November 9, 2008 against Puebla F.C. in the 2008 Apertura. At the 2009 Interliga de Luna replaced the injured Jonny Magallón performing brilliantly in the tournament, although he suffered an injury in the final. On September 6, 2009 he scored his first goal in the Primera División de México helping Chivas to a 2-2 draw against Puebla.

CD Chivas USA[edit]

On February 21, 2013 sister club Chivas USA announced they had acquired Mario de Luna and teammates Giovani Casillas and Edgar Mejia on loan from CD Guadalajara.[1]

After pushing and verbally abusing a ball boy during a game against the Portland Timbers on May 12, 2013, de Luna earned a yellow card for "Foul and abusive language" directed towards a child.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Chivas add three players". mediotiempo.com. February 21, 2013. Retrieved February 21, 2013. 
  2. ^ "Oh, good grief! Another MLS ball boy incident?". prosoccertalk.nbcsports.com. May 12, 2013. Retrieved May 13, 2013. 

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