Saturnino Osorio

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Saturnino Osorio
Personal information
Full name Saturnino Baltazar Osorio Zapata
Date of birth (1945-01-06)January 6, 1945
Place of birth El Salvador
Date of death 1980
Playing position Right Back
Youth career
1964–1965 C.D. Aguila (B)
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1965–1970 C.D. Aguila
1960–1970 Alianza
1970–1974 Alianza
1974–1975 Platense
1975–1976 C.D. Aguila
19756–1980 Alianza
National team
1968–1970 El Salvador
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.

Saturnino Baltazar Osorio Zapata(born 6 January 1945 - 1980) was a footballer from El Salvador.

Club career[edit]

Ninón, as Osorio was called, played for Águila,[1] Platense and Alianza. He was killed in Ciudad de Mejicanos, San Salvador by a salvadorean army check point.[2]

International career[edit]

Osorio represented his country in 3 FIFA World Cup qualification matches and at the 1970 FIFA World Cup in Mexico.[3]


  1. ^ El Salvador en la Copa Mundo 1970 - El Balón Cuscatleco (Spanish)
  2. ^ Mareros asesinan a entrenador-Tragedias del fútbol - El Diario de Hoy (Spanish)
  3. ^ Saturnino OsorioFIFA competition record

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