Agustín Cejas

Argentine footballer

Agustín Mario Cejas (22 March 1945 – 14 August 2015) was a former Argentine football goalkeeper. He played for a number of clubs in Argentina and Brazil and has the all-time record number of appearances for Racing Club de Avellaneda. He was born in Buenos Aires. Cejas played for Argentina at the 1964 Summer Olympics.[1]

Agustín Cejas
Agustin Cejas 1970.jpeg
Cejas in 1970.
Personal information
Full name Agustín Mario Cejas
Date of birth (1945-03-22)22 March 1945
Place of birth Buenos Aires, Argentina
Date of death August 14, 2015(2015-08-14) (aged 70)
Place of death Ibidem, Brazil
Playing position Goalkeeper
Youth career
1959-1962 Racing Club
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1962-1969 Racing Club 313 (total) (0)
1970-1975 Santos ? (?)
1975 Huracán 50 (0)
1975-1976 Grêmio ? (?)
1977-1980 Racing Club (see above)
1981 River Plate 9 (0)
National team
1964 Argentina ? (?)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of October 2007

Cejas died of Alzheimer's disease on August 14, 2015 in Brazil, aged 70.[2][3]

ReferencesEdit

  1. "Agustín Cejas Biography and Statistics". Sports Reference. Retrieved 2009-10-26.
  2. "Murió Agustín Cejas, gloria del Racing campeón del mundo", Clarín, 14 Aug 2015
  3. "Falleció Agustín Mario Cejas, una gloria de Racing", Infobae, 14 Aug 2015