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Norberto Menéndez

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Norberto Menéndez (14 December 1936 - 26 May 1994) was a former Argentine football striker. He was born on 1936 in the city of Buenos Aires, Argentina. He played for the Argentina national football team on the 1958 World Cup at Sweden, where he scored once against Northern Ireland, adding to the 3-1 only Argentine victory in that tournament. Menéndez won six Primera Division Argentina titles during his career. He has the distinction of being the footballer who, having played for the two giants of the Argentine league (Boca Juniors and River Plate), won three league championships with each of them. He was also the first player of Argentina's National Team to have scored a goal at the qualification standings of a World Cup.

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