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Claudio Suarez

Hello! My name is Valentin Dumitru. I have selected Claudio Suarez to highlight as a great role model for Hispanic Heritage Month. Please read about Claudio Suarez below and don’t forget to take the quiz at the end.

Basic Information:
Claudio Suarez was born on December 17, 1968, in Texcoco, Mexico, his current age is 41.


Personal Life:
Claudio Suarez has a wife and 3 children; they are living in southern California.

Contribution to Society:
Claudio Suarez, has the record with the most caps of the Mexican national team, also with 177 FIFA official caps makes Claudio Suarez a legend in the history of soccer.

Why I chose Claudio Suarez:
I chose Claudio Suarez because he took his career step by step, which is very important, meaning that he first played for UNAM Pumas, from 1988-1996 where he became champion in 1991. After that he moved to Guadalajara as an important piece for the 1996 Apertura. After 3 years of staying there he moved to Tigres where he played from 1995-2005. In 2006 Claudio moved to Major League Soccer to play for Chivas-USA. On March 8, 2009 Claudio retired.

My Sources:
All the information above is from Claudio Suarez’s Biography