Mauricio Baldivieso

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Mauricio Baldivieso
Personal information
Full name Pedro Mauricio Baldivieso Ferrufino
Date of birth (1996-07-22) 22 July 1996 (age 21)
Place of birth Cochabamba, Bolivia
Height 1.81 m (5 ft 11 12 in)
Playing position Midfielder
Club information
Current team
Club San José
Number 10
Youth career
2007–2009 Aurora
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2009–2013 Aurora 19 (3)
2012 Real Potosi (loan) 5 (0)
2013–2014 Nacional Potosí 16 (0)
2015 Universitario de Sucre 3 (1)
2015–2016 Wilstermann 8 (1)
2016– Club San José 13 (0)
National team
2015 Bolivia U20 1 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 16 September 2017.
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 11 July 2015

Mauricio Baldivieso (born 22 July 1996) is a Bolivian footballer who plays as a midfielder and is currently playing for Club San José in the Liga de Fútbol Profesional Boliviano. At the age of 12, Baldivieso became the youngest player to ever play professional football when he made his debut against La Paz F.C. on 19 July 2009.[1]

Club career[edit]


In July 2009 Baldivieso played his first match in professional football for Aurora just a few days short of his 13th birthday when he came on as a late substitute in a Clausura fixture against La Paz.[2][3]

He returned to Aurora for the 2012/13 season, where he has gone on to become a regular in the starting lineup, making nineteen league appearances.[4]

Real Potosi (loan)[edit]

In January 2012, Baldivieso joined Real Potosi on a loan deal which ended in June 2012.

Nacional Potosi[edit]

On 30 June 2013, Baldivieso signed for Liga de Fútbol Profesional Boliviano club Nacional Potosí on a free transfer. He made his debut for his new side on 4 August 2013, starting in a 2-0 win over his former club Aurora before being substituted in the 50th minute.[5]

International career[edit]

Baldivieso was summoned to the Bolivian U-20 team to play in the 2015 South American Youth Football Championship.[6]

Personal life[edit]

Baldivieso is the son of longtime Bolivian national player and former Aurora coach Julio Cesar Baldivieso.[7]