Santiago Benítez

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Santiago Benítez
Personal information
Full name Santiago Benítez
Date of birth 1903
Place of birth Paraguay
Date of death 1997
Playing position Midfielder
National team

Santiago Benítez (1903–1997) was a Paraguayan footballer that played as a midfielder.


Benítez was part of the Paraguay national football team that participated in the 1930 FIFA World Cup. [1] During most of his career he played for Olimpia Asunción and was a key member of the three consecutive national championships obtained by Olimpia in 1927, 1928 and 1929.[2]