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José Batista

Personal information
Full nameJosé Alberto Batista González
Height1.62m (5ft 4¾in)
Playing positionDefender

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José Alberto Batista González (born 6 March 1962 in Colonia del Sacramento) is a retired Uruguayan football defender. He currently manages Club Social, Deportivo y Cultural Español in Argentina.

Batista is best known for having received a red card after 56 seconds - a FIFA World Cup record - in the 1986 World Cup game against Scotland on June 13, 1986, a game that ended in a 0 0 draw.


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