Apart from playing for several Peruvian football clubs, he has represented Peru at U-20 levels and made his international debut for Peru in 2009. He also played at the Copa America in 2011 and Copa America Centenario in 2016. Continue reading for more information about his career, personal life, net worth and more.
Aldo Corzo was born to father, Jorge Corzo on May 20, 1989, at Lima Peru. He holds a Peruvian nationality. He also played ping-pong before getting into football.
He was interested in playing football and dreamed of playing for his country Peru since his childhood. To fulfill his dreams, he joined the youth rank of Club de Regatas Lima in 1999. He is currently studying Administration in Business at Universidad San Ignacio de Loyola.
His estimated annual salary playing for his current team Universitario de Deportes is estimated to be over $80,000 in a year. He has a current market worth in the region of €500,000 as of 2018.
Aldo Corzo's net worth combined with his endorsement deal is assumed to be over $400,000. He has an endorsement deal with sports brand Adidas and wears the shoes designed by the company as a part of it. He might as well earn a good amount from it.
After playing for the youth team of Regatas Lima, he began his senior playing career with fellow Peruvian football club, Alianza Lima in 2008. He played his debut match for Alianza Lima against Sports Boys and soon became an important fixture in the team. The defender appeared in 47 matches and scored a goal for the club.
After a successful stint at Alianza Lima, he signed a two-year contract with Universidad San Martin during early January 2010. He made over 150 appearances and scored 5 goals and was part of the team that went on to win Torneo Descentralizado in 2010.
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For his outstanding performances, he won the Torneo Descentralizado Right back of the year in 2009. He was later transferred to Deportivo Municipal in 2016 and played 35 matches as well as scoring 5 goals for the club.
Corzo is currently playing for Universitario whom the Peruvian international signed in 2017. He has made 44 appearances for the team and scored 6 goals as of now. His teammates are Juan Manuel Vargas, Alberto Quintero, John Galliquio and more.
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After representing Peru at U-20 South American Youth Championship in 2009 at Venezuela. He was called by Peruvian senior squad for a friendly match against Senegal on February 2, 2009.
His impressive performances at Peruvian clubs enable him to be selected to play for Peru at the Copa America 2011 Argentina. He helped the team to secure the third position and win a bronze medal at the tournament.
Aldo Corzo along with fellow Peruvian teammates such as goalkeeper, Pedro Gallese, and Diego Penny as well as a striker, Paolo Guerrero played a crucial role to qualify for the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia. Furthermore, he has been capped 24 times.
Currently 29, he stands at a height of 5 feet 7 inches tall and weighs around 73 kg. In a recent interview, he stated that he is single and wanted to focus more on his football career.
In a funny incident occurred with the Peruvian star defender as he flirted in a TV Interview with the renowned Peruvian journalist, businesswoman, and actress, Manuela Camacho.