Júnior Alonso facts for kids
Alonso with Paraguay in 2018
|Full name||Júnior Osmar Ignacio Alonso Mujica|
|Date of birth||9 February 1993|
|Place of birth||Asunción, Paraguay|
|Current club||Atlético Mineiro|
|2018||→ Celta (loan)||9||(0)|
|2019–2020||→ Boca Juniors (loan)||21||(0)|
† Appearances (Goals).
Júnior Osmar Ignacio Alonso Mujica (born 9 February 1993) is a Paraguayan footballer who plays either as a centre back or a left back for Brazilian Serie A club Atlético Mineiro and the Paraguay national team.
Alonso joined French club Lille in a permanent transfer in January 2017. He made his debut for the club on 18 February 2017, coming on as a second-half substitute in a win over SM Caen. He would go on to make 56 appearances for Lille in all competitions before leaving on loan in August 2018.
Boca Juniors (loan)
On 2 January 2019, he was loaned to Boca Juniors. On 2 May 2019, Alonso was an unused substitute as Boca defeated Rosario Central in the 2018 Supercopa Argentina on penalty-kicks after the match ended 0–0.
Alonso is a full international for Paraguay, having made his senior debut for his country in 2013.
On 29 May 2019, Alonso was selected to the final 23-man roster for the 2019 Copa América in Brazil. He would go on to start in all four of Paraguay's matches, playing every single minute, as they lost in the quarter-finals in a penalty shoot-out to hosts and eventual champions Brazil.
|Cerro Porteño||2013||Primera División||31||1||—||2||0||—||33||1|
|Celta (loan)||2018–19||La Liga||9||0||2||0||—||—||11||0|
|Atlético Mineiro||2020||Série A||32||1||—||—||6||0||38||1|
- Scores and results list Paraguay's goal tally first.
|1.||23 March 2017||Estadio Defensores del Chaco, Asunción, Paraguay||Ecuador||2–0||2–1||2018 FIFA World Cup qualification|
|2.||2 July 2021||Estádio Olímpico Pedro Ludovico, Goiânia, Brazil||Peru||2–2||3–3||2021 Copa América|
- Cerro Porteño
- Primera División: 2013 Clausura, 2015 Apertura
- Boca Juniors
- Primera División: 2019–20
- Supercopa Argentina: 2018
- Atlético Mineiro
- Campeonato Mineiro: 2020, 2021
- Bola de Prata: 2020
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