Paulino Alcántara

footballer (1896-1964)

Paulino Alcántara Riestrá (7 October 1896 – 13 February 1964) was a Spanish Filipino football player and manager who played as a forward. He spent most of his playing career at FC Barcelona and represented Catalonia, the Philippines and Spain internationally.[1]

Paulino Alcántara
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Personal information
Full name Paulino Alcántara Riestrá
Date of birth (1896-10-07)7 October 1896
Place of birth Concepcion, Iloilo, Spanish East Indies
Date of death 13 February 1964(1964-02-13) (aged 67)
Place of death Barcelona, Spain
Height 1.70 m (5 ft 7 in)
Position(s) Striker
Youth career
FC Galeno
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1912–1916 Barcelona 47 (55)
1916–1918 Bohemian Sporting Club
1918–1927 Barcelona 130 (145)
Total 200 (224)
National team
1915–1924 Catalonia 4 (4)
1917 Philippines 2 (1)
1921–1923 Spain 5 (6)
Teams managed
1951 Spain
1953 Catalonia
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

International goalsEdit

Scores and results list Spain's goal tally first.
# Date Venue Opponent Score Result Competition
1. 9 October 1921 San Mamés Stadium, Bilbao   Belgium 1–0 2–0 Friendly
2. 2–0
3. 30 April 1922 Stade Sainte-Germaine, Le Bouscat   France 1–0 4–0
4. 2–0
Scores and results list Philippines's goal tally first.
# Date Venue Opponent Score Result Competition
1 10 May 1917 Shibaura Ground, Tokyo   Japan
1–0
15–2
Far Eastern Championship
2
?–?

HonoursEdit

Barcelona
Bohemian Sporting Club

ReferencesEdit

  1. "Players Appearing for Two or More Countries". RSSSF. Retrieved 9 July 2014.

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