Roberto Monserrat

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Roberto Monserrat
Personal information
Full name Roberto Carlos Monserrat
Date of birth (1968-09-13) 13 September 1968 (age 48)
Place of birth Córdoba, Argentina
Playing position Midfielder
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1989–1992 Belgrano de Córdoba 163 (18)
1993–1996 San Lorenzo 109 (22)
1996–1998 River Plate 52 (10)
1998–1999 Colón de Santa Fe 34 (1)
1999–2000 Racing Club 27 (3)
2000–2001 Argentinos Juniors 26 (0)
2002–2003 Villa Dálmine 21 (1)
2003–2005 Racing de Córdoba 18 (2)
2005–2006 Alumni de Villa María 2 (0)
Total 452 (57)
National team
1993–1997 Argentina 4 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of June 2008.
Roberto Monserrat
Medal record
Representing  Argentina
Men's Football
Pan American Games
Gold medal – first place 1995 Mar del Plata Team Competition

Roberto Carlos Monserrat (born 13 September 1968 in Córdoba) is an Argentine former football midfielder. He played for the Argentina national team and won several major championships with River Plate.

Career[edit]

Monserrat started his playing career in 1989 with Belgrano de Córdoba in the Argentine 2nd division. In 1991 the club won promotion to the Argentine Primera. Monserrat played with the club until the end of 1992 when he moved to San Lorenzo de Almagro.

In 1995, he was part of the San Lorenzo team that won the Clausura 1995 championship.

Monserrat joined River Plate in 1996, he was part of the team that won three consecutive league championships, Copa Libertadores 1996 and Supercopa Sudamericana in 1997.

In 1997, he was called up to play for Argentina in Copa América 1997.

Monserrat also played in the Argentine Primera with Colón de Santa Fe, Racing Club de Avellaneda and Argentinos Juniors before returning to lower league football.

In 2002-03, he helped Villa Dálmine to win promotion from Primera C to Primera B.

In 2003, he returned to his home city of Córdoba to play for Racing de Córdoba where he helped the club win promotion from Argentino A to the 2nd division, where he played a further season.

In 2005, he joined Alumni de Villa María helping them to gain promotion from Argentino B to Argentino A. He retired in 2006 at the age of 38.

Honours[edit]

Season Team Title
Clausura 1995 Argentina San Lorenzo Primera División Argentina
Apertura 1996 Argentina River Plate Primera División Argentina
1996 Argentina River Plate Copa Libertadores
Clausura 1997 Argentina River Plate Primera División Argentina
1997 Argentina River Plate Supercopa Sudamericana
Apertura 1997 Argentina River Plate Primera División Argentina
Apertura 2002 Argentina Villa Dálmine Primera C Metropolitana
2003-04 Argentina Racing de Córdoba Argentino A

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