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Place of birth  Artigas, Uruguay
Name  Ruben Paz
Playing position  Midfielder
1977–1981  Penarol
Weight  71 kg
Years  Team
Height  1.74 m
1975–1976  Penarol de Artigas
Role  Football player

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Full name  Ruben Walter Paz Marquez
Date of birth  (1959-08-08) August 8, 1959 (age 56)

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Ruben Wálter Paz Márquez (born 8 August 1959 in Artigas) is a Uruguayan former footballer who played as a midfielder. Paz played at two FIFA World Cups for Uruguay and was also South American Footballer of the Year in 1988. He retired in 2006 at the age of 47. He's currently Peñarol's assistant coach.


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Club career

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Ruben Paz began his career at the age of 17 when he joined the Club Atlético Peñarol Montevideo in 1977. He played in Peñarol until 1981, where he obtained important achievements, winning 3 consecutive championships Uruguayans (1978-79-80).

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In 1982 he emigrated to the Brazilian League, specifically the Rio Grande do Sul team Internacional where he won three consecutive championships Gauchos (1982-83-84).

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In 1986 makes the leap to Europe, specifically to Matra Racing Paris (now the Racing Club de France) of the Ligue 1 of the French Football League, where he highlighted alongside his compatriot Enzo Francescoli.

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The following year he was transferred to Racing Club de Avellaneda in the Argentine league, where he becomes the team leader and an idol for the fans of the squad that conquered the South American Super Cup and Super Cup Inter in 1988. He was one of the few players in the Argentinian football was respected by all supporters. That same year he was awarded the trophy as the Best Player of South America.

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During the 1989-90 season to play in the Serie A of the Italian Football League hired by the Genoa, which coincides with two other of his compatriots, Jose Perdomo and Carlos Alberto Aguilera.

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The following year he returned to Racing Club. In 1992 he returned to Uruguay to play in Rampl Juniors, and then punch by the Club Frontera Rivera.

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In 1995 he played for Godoy Cruz de Mendoza. Later continue to play in smaller clubs to leave football in 2006.

International career

Participated in the Uruguayan team that won the Mundialito in 1980. Later he played in two editions of the World Cup, those held in Mexico in 1986 and Italy in 1990, in which his national team was eliminated in second round by Italy.


  • Primera División Uruguaya: 1978, 1979, 1981 and 1982.
  • Campeonato Gaúcho: 1982, 1983 and 1984.
  • Liga Mayor de San José: 2003 and 2004.
  • Supercopa Sudamericana: 1988.
  • Supercopa Interamericana: 1988.
  • Mundialito: 1981, for Uruguay national football team.
  • References

    Rubén Paz Wikipedia