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Pedro Arico Suárez

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Full namePedro Bonifacio Suárez Pérez
Place of birthSanta Brígida, Gran Canaria, Spain
Place of deathBuenos Aires, Argentina
Height1.67 m (5 ft 5.8 in)
Playing positionLeft-half

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Pedro Bonifacio Suárez Pérez, commonly known as 'Arico Suárez (Gran Canaria, Spain, 5 June 1908 - Buenos Aires, Argentina, 18 April 1979), was a Spanish-Argentine football left half who played for Boca Juniors where he won five league championships and for the Argentina national team, including appearances at the inaugural FIFA World Cup in 1930, making him the only Canary Islander ever to play in the World Cup. Until Pedro Rodríguez Ledesma, whose team won the World Cup is also from the Canary Islands.

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