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Álvaro Recoba

Personal information
Full nameÁlvaro Alexander Recoba Rivero
Date of birthMarch 17, 1976(age 40)
Place of birthMontevideo, Uruguay
Height1.79 m (5 ft 10.4 in)
Playing positionSupporting striker
Attacking midfielder
Club information
Current clubNacional

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Álvaro Alexander Recoba Rivero (born March 17, 1976 in Montevideo), nicknamed "El Chino", is a Uruguayan footballer currently playing for Primera División Uruguaya side Club Nacional de Football. He has played also within European football, most notably during eleven years with Inter Milan of the Italian Serie A, and Panionios FC of the Greek Super League.

Recoba can operate as an attacking midfielder and won 69 caps for the Uruguay national team between 1995 and 2007, participating at the 2002 World Cup.

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