Potros UAEM

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Potros UAEM
Full nameClub de Fútbol Potros de la Universidad Autónoma del Estado de México
Nickname(s)Los Potros (The Colts)
Founded1970; 48 years ago (1970)[1]
GroundEstadio Universitario Alberto "Chivo" Córdoba
Toluca, Mexico, México
ChairmanAlfredo Barrera Baca
ManagerDavid Rangel
LeagueAscenso MX
Apertura 20189th
WebsiteClub website

Club de Fútbol Potros de la Universidad Autónoma del Estado de México is a Mexican football team. They are nicknamed Potros (Broncos). Their uniform color are white and green, wearing a white and green vertical stripe shirt for their home games. The club was founded in 1970 when the Autonomous University of the State of Mexico register its football squad in to the Tercera División de México under the name of Moscos de la UAEM. The club currently plays in the Ascenso MX for their first season ever in the 2016–17 season after their promotion.


Potros de la Universidad Autónoma del Estado de México' is a Mexican football team. They are nicknamed Los Potros (Colts). The club has played on and of in the Tercera División de México since 1970 when they were known as Moscos de la UAEM. In 1975 under the management of Javier Zea the club is promoted to the Segunda División Profesional. The club would disappear a couple of years later due to lack of fan support having Deportivo Toluca F.C. in the same city.

The club made its return in 1990, Rector M. en C. Efrén Rojas Dávila were important people in having the club playing once again professional university level football joying the IX Juegos Deportivos Selectivos Universitarios. That first squad was made up of students attending the university. In 1999 the club earned promotion from the Tercera División de México to the Segunda División Profesional where they have been playing ever since.

On May 15, 2016, the Colts would again have the opportunity to achieve promotion to the Ascenso MX on their second attempt against Tampico Madero, after the first leg in Alberto " Chivo " Cordova, the Colts went 1-0 at home as favorable for Tamaulipas in the second leg but they conclude by achieve 0-0 tie and move up in the Ascenso MX however both teams were promoted for the 2016–17 season by Tampico Madero will play as an expansion team and Estado de Mexico will play as a promotion team.


Potros UAEM play their home matches at the Estadio Universitario Alberto "Chivo" Córdoba in Toluca, State of Mexico. The stadium capacity is 32,603 people. Its owned by UAEM, and its surface is covered by natural grass. The stadium was opened in 1964.


First kit evolution
2017–18 Home
2017–18 Away
2017–18 Third
2016–17 Home
2016–17 Away
2016–17 Third


Current squad[edit]

As of 9 December 2018

Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.

No. Position Player
1 Mexico GK Héctor Estrada (on loan from UANL)
2 Mexico DF Orlando Rincón (on loan from BUAP)
3 Mexico DF Juan Carlos Morales (on loan from Toluca)
4 Colombia DF Armando Nieves (on loan from UdeG)
5 Brazil DF Bronzatti
6 Uruguay DF Martín Ferreira
7 Mexico MF Carlos Jerónimo
8 Mexico MF Édgar Solís
9 Mexico FW Antonio López (on loan from América)
10 Mexico MF Allam Bello (on loan from Cruz Azul)
11 Mexico MF Héctor Eugui
12 Mexico GK Alejandro Vences (on loan from Oaxaca)
13 Mexico GK Juan Mercado (on loan from Toluca)
14 Mexico MF Ernesto Vázquez (on loan from Oaxaca)
No. Position Player
15 Mexico DF Francisco Macías (on loan from Toluca)
16 Mexico DF Francisco Reyes (on loan from UNAM)
17 Mexico DF Arturo Tapia (on loan from Toluca)
18 Mexico MF Osvaldo Piña
19 Mexico MF Sergio Ceballos (on loan from Santos Laguna)
20 Mexico DF Dieter Vargas (on loan from UANL)
21 Mexico MF Jorge Echavarría (on loan from Querétaro)
22 Mexico MF Luis Torres
23 Colombia FW Óscar Guerrero (on loan from UdeG)
24 Mexico MF Luis Cortés
27 Mexico FW Alexis Ochoa (on loan from Toluca)
30 Uruguay FW Gonzalo da Luz
32 Argentina FW Héctor Arrigo

Out on loan[edit]

No. Position Player
Brazil DF Marquinhos (at Oaxaca)
Mexico DF Saúl Ortega (at UACH)
Colombia DF Wilber Rentería (at Atlante)
Mexico DF Alejandro Salvador (at UACH)
No. Position Player
Mexico MF Víctor Durán (at Cruz Azul Hidalgo)
Mexico FW Donato Estala (at Atlante)
Mexico FW José Juan Gutiérrez (at UACH)
Mexico FW Dante Osorio (at Celaya)


Apertura 2014
Apertura 2015
  • Campeonas Estatales: 1

See also[edit]


  1. ^ "/www.joseacontreras.net Clubs year by year Statistics from 1970-2009" (in Spanish). Retrieved January 1, 2003.