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Roberto Rojas

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Full nameRoberto Antonio Rojas Saavedra
Date of birthAugust 08, 1957(age 59)
Place of birthSantiago, Chile
Playing positionGoalkeeper

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Roberto Antonio "Cóndor" Rojas Saavedra (born August 8, 1957 in Santiago) is a retired Chilean football goalkeeper. He is best known for a 1989 on-the-field incident in which he deliberately injured himself in an attempt to avoid a loss by the Chilean national team. The incident resulted in a lifetime ban for Rojas and one World Cup ban for Chile.


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