Pedro Leal (footballer)

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Pedro Leal
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Personal information
Full name Pedro Luis Leal Valencia
Date of birth (1989-01-31) 31 January 1989 (age 28)
Place of birth Puntarenas, Costa Rica
Height 1.74 m (5 ft 8 12 in)
Playing position Left back
Club information
Current team
Pérez Zeledón
Number 23
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2008–2011 Puntarenas 73 (0)
2011–2012 Senica (loan) 24 (0)
2012–2013 Puntarenas 19 (0)
2014 Carmelita 29 (3)
2015– Pérez Zeledón
National team
2009 Costa Rica U-20 1 (0)
2010 Costa Rica U-21 1 (0)
2011– Costa Rica 11 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 24. June 2014.
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 25. April 2013

Pedro Luis Leal Valencia (born 31 January 1989 in Puntarenas) is a Costa Rican football player, currently playing for Pérez Zeledón. He plays as a defender.[1]

Club career[edit]

Leal started his career at hometown club Puntarenas.

FK Senica[edit]

In September 2011, he joined Slovak club FK Senica on one-year loan from Puntarenas.[2] He made his debut for FK Senica[3] against MFK Ružomberok on 9 September 2011. In summer 2012 he returned to Puntarenas.[4]

In January 2014 Leal joined Carmelita.[5]

International career[edit]

Leal played in the 2009 FIFA U-20 World Cup held in Egypt.[6]

He made his debut for Costa Rica in a January 2011 Copa Centroamericana match against Guatemala and has, as of May 2014, earned a total of 11 caps, scoring no goals. He represented his country in 1 FIFA World Cup qualification match[6] and played at the 2011 Copa Centroamericana[7] and the 2011 Copa América.[8]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Profile". goal.com. Retrieved 7 July 2011. 
  2. ^ Pedro Leal come 05.09.2011, fksenica.sk
  3. ^ SENICA VS. RUŽOMBEROK 2 - 1 27.05.2012, soccerway.com
  4. ^ Wong regresa a Puntarenas - Nación (in Spanish)
  5. ^ Fichajes que estremecieron el mercado costarricense fueron inscritos este martes por Competición - UNAFUT (in Spanish)
  6. ^ a b Pedro LealFIFA competition record
  7. ^ Copa Centroamericana 2011 (UNCAF Nations Cup) - RSSSF
  8. ^ Copa América 2011 - RSSSF

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