Salvador Dubois Leiva

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Salvador Dubois
Personal information
Full name Salvador Dubois Leiva
Date of birth (1939-08-16) 16 August 1939 (age 75)
Place of birth La Libertad, Chontales, Nicaragua
Playing position Goalkeeper
Youth career
Dínamo de Managua
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1961-1967 Santa Cecilia
1968-1974 Motagua 92 (0)
1974 América
National team
Nicaragua 10 (0)
Teams managed
Santa Cecilia
1984 Walter Ferretti

* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.

† Appearances (Goals).
This name uses Spanish naming customs: the first or paternal family name is Dubois and the second or maternal family name is Leiva.

Salvador Dubois Leiva (born 16 August 1939) is a retired Nicaraguan footballer, who is considered one of the best goalkeepers that has played for the Nicaragua national football team and Honduran powerhouse Motagua.

Club career[edit]

He started his career at Santa Cecilia and moved abroad to play for Honduran giants Motagua for whom he would play 92 league matches.[1] He returned to Nicaragua for a final season at América 5 years later.

Managerial career[edit]

Dubois has managed several clubs in Nicaragua at different levels. After three years working for the (Nicaraguan FA (FENIFUT)) as Academy supervisor, he also joined Walter Ferretti as goalkeeper coach.[2]


  1. ^ Desafíe a Ismael - La Prensa (Spanish)
  2. ^ Dubois con el Ferreti y Fenifut - La Prensa (Spanish)

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