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Venancio Ramos

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Place of birth  Artigas, Uruguay
Name  Venancio Ramos
Years  Team
Role  Football player

1977–1983  Penarol
Height  1.70 m
1984–1986  Lens
Playing position  Forward
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Full name  Venancio Ariel Ramos Villanueva
Date of birth  (1959-06-20) June 20, 1959 (age 56)

Venancio Ariel Ramos Villanueva (born June 20, 1959 in Artigas) is a retired football striker from Uruguay, who was nicknamed "Chicharra" during his professional career.


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Club career

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Ramos started his playing career in 1977 with Peñarol where he enjoyed winning several major championships including four Uruguayan Primera titles, the Copa Libertadores and Copa Intercontinental in 1982.

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In 1984, he joined French side Lens before returning to South America in 1986 to play for Independiente of Argentina.

Ramos returned to Uruguay in 1989 where he played for Racing Montevideo then Peñarol's fiercest rivals Nacional. In his later years he played for Defensor Sporting and finally El Tanque Sisley.

International career

He made his official international debut on May 24, 1978 against Spain (0-0), Ramos obtained a total number of 41 international caps for the Uruguay national football team. He represented his native country at the 1986 FIFA World Cup, wearing the number nineteen jersey.


  • Uruguayan First Division (4): 1978, 1979, 1981, 1982
  • Copa Libertadores (1): 1982
  • Intercontinental Cup (1): 1982
  • References

    Venancio Ramos Wikipedia