|Full name||Salvador Antonio Mariona Rivera|
|Date of birth||27 December 1943|
|Place of birth||Santa Tecla, El Salvador|
|1982||El Salvador (assistant)|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only
Salvador Antonio Mariona Rivera (born 27 December 1943 in Santa Tecla, El Salvador) is a retired footballer from El Salvador who played as a defender. At international level, he represented his country at the 1970 FIFA World Cup in Mexico.
Born in Santa Tecla, Mariona moved with his parents to Izalco while still a boy and started a youth swimming career there, in the end winning a silver medal in a 4x100 m relief competition in Puerto Rico. He then began his footballing career at Mario Calvo in the third division and moved up to the premier division when he joined Atlante.
After football, Salvador Mariona worked as an insurance salesman and gained enough experience to found Desarrollo, SA which quickly became AIG Unión y Desarrollo, SA. Mariona is currently the Chief Executive of his beloved Alianza F.C. after taking over in 2005.
He is married to Floridalma Palacios and the couple have 5 children.
- La enorme figura del “Gigante de ébano” Salvador Mariona - El Gráfico (in Spanish)
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