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Monday, 20 May, 2002, 15:27 GMT 16:27 UK Uruguay
Uruguay Uruguay
Goalkeepers:
Defenders:
Midfielders:
Forwards:
Gonzalo De Los Santos

Career
DOB:
 19.07.76
Caps:
 29
Goals:
 1

World Cup 2002
Appearances:
 1
Goals:
 0
Bookings:
 0
Sendings off:
 0
Gonzalo de los Santos
Club:Valencia
Position:Midfielder

Providing defensive cover from the midfield, De Los Santos is famed for his workrate and tenacious tackling.

He has occasionally fallen foul of the referee and felt the wrath of former manager Daniel Passarella after being sent off in a qualifier against Paraguay.

Axed from the squad as punishment, he was recalled when Victor Pua took over as boss.

He offers little in the way of creativity but is a crucial protective shield.



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