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Ignacio Calderón

Personal information
Full nameIgnacio Francisco Calderón González
Height1.84 m (6 ft 0.5 in)
Playing positionGoalkeeper
Club information
Current clubBoca Juniors

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Ignacio Francisco Calderón González (born December 13, 1943 in Guadalajara) is a former Mexican football goalkeeper who played 60 times for the Mexico national team between 1965 and 1970.

Calderón started his playing career with Chivas de Guadalajara in 1962, he won three Mexican league championships with the team (1963 64, 1964 95, 1969 70) and was called up to the Mexico national team for the first time in 1965.

Calderón played in two FIFA World Cups for the Mexico national team, and in the 1970 World Cup he set a World Cup record of 310 minutes without conceding a goal.

In 1974 Calderón joined the Universidad de Guadalajara team that finished as runners up in the Mexican Primera twice (1975 76, 1976 77) and shared the CONCACAF Champions' Cup in 1978.

After a three month spell with Atlas in 1980 Calderón retired at the age of 36.

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