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José Antonio Olvera

Personal information
Full nameJosé Antonio Olvera de los Santos
Height1.73 m (5 ft 8.2 in)
Playing positionDefender
Club information
Current clubMexico Santos Laguna

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Jose Antonio Olvera de los Santos (born March 4, 1986 in Francisco I. Madero, Coahuila) is a Mexican footballer. He currently plays for Santos Laguna as a defender or midfielder.

Olvera is known for his left foot and also because he played for Santos Laguna from 2004-2006. He was traded to Chivas starting the 2007 season. Olvera had already played as a loan from Santos to Chivas de Guadalajara in the Copa Libertadores in 2006 where Chivas reached semi-finals losing against São Paulo FC. He has also been capped in the cycle of Ricardo LaVolpe with Mexico three times debuting against Hungary. On July 24, 2007, he made his first appearance with chivas in the superliga where they faced FC Dallas and he scored a goal.

On December 19, 2008, it was announced that Olvera would go on loan to Toluca. On December 2009 It was announced that Olvera would go back to Santos Laguna

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