William Chiroque

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William Chiroque
Personal information
Full name William Medardo Chiroque Távara
Date of birth (1980-03-10) March 10, 1980 (age 37)
Place of birth Sullana, Peru
Height 1.65 m (5 ft 5 in)
Playing position Winger / Striker
Club information
Current team
Universidad César Vallejo
Number 22
Youth career
Alianza Atlético
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1999–2005 Alianza Atlético 148 (22)
2005–2006 Sporting Cristal 19 (1)
2006 Alianza Atlético 15 (0)
2007–2008 Cienciano 74 (5)
2009–2012 Juan Aurich 133 (12)
2013 Sporting Cristal 35 (4)
2014– Universidad César Vallejo 53 (2)
National team
2004–2012 Peru 15 (1)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 3 February 2013.
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 20 February 2012

William Medardo Chiroque Távara (born March 10, 1980 in Morropón Province, Peru) is a Peruvian footballer who plays as a striker or winger for Universidad César Vallejo in the Torneo Descentralizado. He was part of the Peru squad that won the Bronze Medal in the 2011 Copa America.

Playing career[edit]


Chiroque began his career at Alianza Atletico of Sullana where he was the team's top scorer, won the 2003 Torneo Clausura and played in the 2004 and 2005 Copa Sudamericana.


Chiroque has been capped thirteen times by the Peru national football team, first on 28 April 2004 in a friendly match against Chile, and scored his first international goal on 23 July 2011 in a 4-1 victory against Venezuela in the 2011 Copa America Third Place Match.[1]

A talented player with great striking and dribbling abilities, Chiroque was named Man of the Match played between Peru and Chile during the group stage of the 2011 Copa America, on 12 July 2011.[2]

International goals[edit]

Scores and results list Peru's goal tally first.[3]
No Date Venue Opponent Score Result Competition
1. 23 July 2011 Estadio Ciudad de La Plata, La Plata, Argentina  Venezuela 1–0 4–1 2011 Copa América



Sporting Cristal
Juan Aurich


Peru national team


  1. ^ Pierrend, José Luis (2010-11-17). "Peru - Record International Players". RSSSF. 
  2. ^ http://df1.conmebol.com/copaamerica/fichas/ficha99080.html
  3. ^ "Chiroque, William". National Football Teams. Retrieved 10 May 2017. 

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