Nestor Ortigoza

Nick 05 Sep,2017


Nestor Ezequiel Ortigoza who is popular as Nestor Ortigoza is an Argentine naturalized, Paraguayan footballer who currently plays as a central midfielder for San Lorenzo in the Argentine Primera Division. He started his senior career with the Argentinos Juniors in 2004.

Early Life & Club Career

Ortigoza was born on 7 October 1984 in San Antonio de Padua, Argentina. He holds dual citizenship of Argentina and Paraguay. Born with the great efficient, his zodiac sign is Libra.

Grew up with the passion of football, Ortigoza started his professional career with Argentinos Juniors in 2004 and he spent almost six years of his career with the team. He was loaned to Nueva Chicago for the 2005 season but made only 13 appearances for the club.Ortigoza was the prominent member of the Argentino Juniors team that won the Clausura 2010 championship. He performed in 19 games and scored three goals.

For the 2010 season, he was assigned by Argentine club San Lorenzo, where he scored 15 goals in 148 appearances. Ortigoza agreed on a one-year loan contract with the Emirates Club in the United States in July 2012.

International Career

Ortigoza obtained Paraguayan nationality on 8 April 2009, which allows him to play for the Paraguay national team. The Paraguayan football team called him for the qualification matches against Colombia and Venezuela. Ortigoza performed in the 2010 FIFA World Cup in South Africa. He scored his debut goal in a 1-2 friendly defeat against China.

He currently plays for the national team alongside players like Roque Santa Cruz, Edgar Benitez, Christian Paredes, etc.

Style of Play

Arguably Ortigoza has played the most important role for his team. He is popular for stocky, physical build, and his ability to win the ball as a central midfielder. His paced, intelligent, techniques have taken him to the great height of success. He is also the penalty kick specialist of his team.

Personal Life & Affair

Ortigoza is a married man and satisfied on his conjugal life. He has a loving and beautiful wife in his life. He married his girlfriend after having an affair for some time. Since getting married, the lovely couple is extremely happy in their relationship. There is no any issue or rumors of divorce between them. They share a child as a son.

Normally celebs are surrounded by several gossips and rumors regarding their extra-marital affair and relationship. He has maintained a clean image and there is no any rumor about his previous affair.

Besides his career, he is a loving husband as well as a caring father. He spends most of his free time along with his family. He has maintained a perfect balance between professional and personal life. He has reached the age of 28 now. He has a good height of 5 ft 10 inch, which is around 1.78m.

Net Worth & Salary

This Chilean footballer has taste the experience several domestic leagues as well as he also played in abroad. Ortigoza's current transfer fee is known to be around $2.33 million and his highest recorded fee was $2.68 million when he played for Argentinos Juniors.

As per the reports, Ortigoza wages might be around $200 thousands or less per year. His net worth might be around 1 million dollars but there is no any reliable source to confirm.

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