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Jorge Sánchez
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Sánchez with Mexico in 2020
Personal information
Full name Jorge Eduardo Sánchez Ramos
Date of birth 10 December 1997 (1997-12-10) (age 23)
Place of birth Torreón, Coahuila, Mexico
Height 1.75 m (5 ft 9 in)
Playing position Full-back
Club information
Current club América
Number 3
Youth career
2012–2016 Santos Laguna
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2016–2018 Santos Laguna 32 (0)
2018– América 90 (2)
National team
2015 Mexico U18 3 (0)
2018 Mexico U21 6 (0)
2021 Mexico U23 5 (0)
2019– Mexico 15 (0)
  • Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 16 May 2021.

† Appearances (Goals).

‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 6 August 2021

Jorge Eduardo Sánchez Ramos (born 10 December 1997) is a Mexican professional footballer who plays as a full-back for Liga MX club América and the Mexico national team.

Club career

Santos Laguna

Coming through the Santos Laguna youth academy, he made his debut on 18 September 2016 against Club Universidad Nacional in a 3–1 victory, playing all 90 minutes.

América

In June 2018, he was signed by América.

International career

Mexico U-21

Sánchez was included in the final roster that participated at the 2018 Toulon Tournament. He would appear in four matches as he went on to be included in the Best XI of the tournament as Mexico finished runner-up.

Sánchez was included in the final roster that participated in the 2018 Central American and Caribbean Games. He appeared in two group stage matches as Mexico finished last in their group with one point.

Mexico U-23

Sánchez was in the preliminary roster for the 2020 CONCACAF Men's Olympic Qualifying Championship but did not make the final squad. He was subsequently called up to participate in the 2020 Summer Olympics.

Mexico national team

He made his debut for the Mexico national football team on 26 March 2019 in a friendly against Paraguay, as a starter. In May, Sánchez was included in Gerardo Martino's preliminary list for the CONCACAF Gold Cup. On 9 June, in a friendly warm-up match against Ecuador, he picked up an injury on his right leg causing him to miss the tournament.

Career statistics

Club

Club Season League Cup Continental Other Total
Division Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
Santos Laguna 2016–17 Liga MX 22 0 3 0 25 0
2017–18 10 0 5 0 15 0
Total 32 0 8 0 40 0
América 2018–19 Liga MX 34 1 9 0 2 0 2 0 47 1
2019–20 23 0 5 0 28 0
2020–21 33 1 4 0 37 1
2021–22 0 0 0 0 0 0
Total 90 2 9 0 11 0 2 0 112 2
Career total 122 2 17 0 11 0 2 0 152 2

International

National team Year Apps Goals
Mexico 2019 6 0
2020 4 0
2021 5 0
Total 15 0

Honours

Santos Laguna

América

  • Liga MX: Apertura 2018
  • Copa MX: Clausura 2019
  • Campeón de Campeones: 2019

Mexico U23

Individual

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