Néstor Calderón

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Néstor Calderón
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Personal information
Full name Néstor Calderón Enríquez
Date of birth (1989-02-14) February 14, 1989 (age 30)
Place of birth Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico
Height 1.73 m (5 ft 8 in)
Playing position Winger
Club information
Current team
Number 11
Youth career
2007–2008 Atlético Mexiquense
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2008–2012 Toluca 135 (22)
2012 Pachuca 10 (0)
2013–2018 Santos Laguna 105 (15)
2016–2017Guadalajara (loan) 29 (3)
2017–2018UNAM (loan) 12 (0)
2018 Celaya 12 (0)
2019– Salamanca 3 (0)
National team
2009 Mexico U-20 3 (0)
2011–2012 Mexico U-23 8 (0)
2009– Mexico 4 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 22:08, 2 October 2019 (UTC)
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 25 January 2012

Néstor Calderón Enríquez (born February 14, 1989), also known as el Avión (the Plane), is a Mexican football midfielder who plays for Spanish club Salamanca CF. Although born in the city of Guadalajara, Calderón is a native of Tlajomulco de Zúñiga, where he grew up.


He was spotted and brought by José Manuel de la Torre from the youth squads of Rayados to Atlético Mexiquense, and from there was promoted to the first Toluca squad due to his great performance. Starting almost every game.

International career[edit]

Then Mexico national team coach Javier Aguirre in September 2009 called him to train with Mexico for the World Cup Qualifiers against Costa Rica and Honduras and later gave him his international debut in a friendly against Colombia in the United States.



Santos Laguna





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  2. ^ "Hace historia en la Copa". chivasdecorazon.com.mx. 19 April 2017. Retrieved 19 April 2017.
  3. ^ "¡Chivas Campeón de la SuperCopa MX!". chivasdecorazon.com.mx. 10 July 2016. Retrieved 10 July 2016.
  4. ^ http://trireport.wordpress.com/2012/04/03/mexico-wins-olympic-qualifying-tournament/

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