He is a midfielder who played for Universidad Católica. He has spent his entire career in club teams in either Chile or Mexico. He has played for Atlas, Club América and CD Veracruz in the Primera División de Mexico.
He has been playing for the international team since his debut against England on February 11, 1998. He was part of the Chilean squad which participated in the 2004 Copa América.
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