| Jamundi, Colombia|
80,000 USD (2012)
| Jair Benitez Sinisterra|
(1979-01-11) 11 January 1979 (age 36)
Geronimo Benitez, Yasiris Benitez
Tulio Sinisterra, Carmen Benitez
David Ferreira, Schellas Hyndman, Fabian Castillo, Oscar Pareja, Stephen Keel
FC Dallas (#5 / Defender)
Jair Benítez Sinisterra (born 11 January 1979 in Jamundí) is a Colombian footballer who currently plays for Atlético from Categoría Primera A.
Jair Benítez Wikipedia
Benítez has spent the majority of his career playing professionally in Colombia, having played 344 games and scoring 19 goals in Colombia's Fútbol Profesional Colombiano. He won a Fútbol Profesional Colombiano title with Independiente Medellín in 2002, and appeared in 17 regular season and Copa Libertadores games for Independiente Medellín in 2009, before signing with FC Dallas of Major League Soccer on 22 July.
Since joining Dallas Benítez has been a key contributor, helping the club to reach the 2010 MLS Cup final.
Benítez is a full international with the Colombia national football team, and was part of the Colombian squads at the 2005 CONCACAF Gold Cup and the 2007 Copa América.
Benítez holds a U.S. green card which qualifies him as a domestic player for MLS roster purposes.Major League Soccer Western Conference Championship (1): 2010