Samuel Cuburu

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Samuel Cuburu
Personal information
Full name Samuel Abdul Cuburu Cano
Date of birth (1928-02-20) February 20, 1928 (age 89)
Place of birth Orizaba, Veracruz
Height 1.95 m (6 ft 5 in)
Playing position Midfielder
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1949–1950 Puebla
1955–1956 Zacatepec
National team
1949–1956 Mexico 4 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.

Samuel Abdul Cuburu Cano (born 20 February 1928 in Orizaba, Veracruz) is a former professional footballer. He played in the Mexican first division as well as in the 1950 FIFA World Cup in Brazil.


Cuburu played club football with Puebla F.C. in the 1950s and with other Mexican first division clubs. He appeared for Zacatepec in the 1954–55 Campeón de Campeones.[1]

Cuburu made four appearances for the Mexico national football team from 1949 to 1956.[2]


  1. ^ Lugo, Erik Francisco & Villa Martínez, Héctor (30 January 2014). "Mexico - List of Super Cup Winners". RSSSF. 
  2. ^ Reyes Padilla, Macario (18 May 2002). "Mexico - International Results Details 1940-1959". RSSSF. 

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