Carlos Carmona facts for kids
Carmona with Colo-Colo in 2020
|Full name||Carlos Emilio Carmona Tello|
|Date of birth||21 February 1987|
|Place of birth||Coquimbo, Chile|
|Height||1.78 m (5 ft 10 in)|
Carmona started his career as a centre midfielder in Coquimbo Unido. Two years later he moved to O'Higgins.
On 1 June 2008, Carmona was bought by Serie A side Reggina. He made his debut abroad on 14 September, starting and playing the full 90 minutes in a 1–1 draw against Torino. Carmona appeared in 32 matches during the campaign, which ended in relegation.
Carmona signed with Major League Soccer side Atlanta United on 6 February 2017. On 7 March 2017 he made his debut, receiving a red card in the 88th minute in a 1–2 loss to the New York Red Bulls. On 7 May 2017 he scored his first goal for the team in the 39th minute in a 1–3 loss to New York City FC.
In January 2018, Carmona was transferred to Chilean side Colo-Colo. After ending his contract, in February 2021, he joined his hometown team, Coquimbo Unido, at the Primera B.
In January 2022, he announced his retirement after winning the 2021 Primera B along with Coquimbo Unido.
Carmona was Chile's youngest player at the 2005 FIFA World Youth Championship in the Netherlands where he showed some glimpse of talent in Chile's opening game, a 7–0 win against Honduras. Two years later, he captained Chile to the 2007 FIFA U-20 World Cup where he played in a 3–0 win against Canada, a 3–0 win against Congo, a 4–0 win against Nigeria and a 1–0 win against Austria; Chile eventually were bronze medalists at the end of tournament.
On 6 February 2013, against Egypt, Carmona scored his first goal for the national team in a 2–1 victory for the Chilean team.
- Scores and results list Chile's goal tally first.
|1.||6 February 2013||Vicente Calderón Stadium, Madrid, Spain||Egypt||2–0||6–1||Friendly|
- Serie B: 2010–11
- Colo Colo
- Supercopa de Chile: 2018
- Copa Chile: 2019
- Coquimbo Unido
- Primera B: 2021
- China Cup: 2017
In Spanish: Carlos Carmona Tello para niños
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