Christian Benítez facts for kids
Benítez playing for Club América in 2012
|Full name||Christian Rogelio Benítez Betancourt|
|Date of birth||May 1, 1986|
|Place of birth||Quito, Ecuador|
|Date of death||July 29, 2013(aged 27)|
|Place of death||Doha, Qatar|
|Height||1.68 m (5 ft 6 in)|
|2009–2010||→ Birmingham City (loan)||30||(3)|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.
† Appearances (Goals).
Christian Rogelio Benítez Betancourt (May 1, 1986 – July 29, 2013), also known as Chucho, was an Ecuadorian footballer who played as a forward for El Jaish of the Qatar Stars League at the time of his death.
On July 29, 2013, Benítez entered a hospital in Doha, Qatar because of a "strong pain" in his abdomen. He later went into respiratory failure. He died from complications leading to cardiac arrest at the age of 27.
- Christian Benítez career stats at Soccerbase
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