Juan Pablo Santiago

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Juan Pablo Santiago
Personal information
Full name Juan Pablo Santiago Santiago
Date of birth (1980-08-25) 25 August 1980 (age 38)
Place of birth Zapotiltic, Mexico
Height 1.83 m (6 ft 0 in)
Playing position Defender
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1999–2003 Atlas 27 (1)
2003–2005 Veracruz 67 (1)
2005–2007 Atlas 64 (3)
2007–2011 Santos Laguna 88 (1)
2011–2013 Tijuana (loan) 15 (3)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 8 July 2012

Juan Pablo Santiago Santiago (born 25 August 1980) is a Mexican retired footballer.


Born in Zapotiltic, Santiago began playing football with the youth side of Atlas before making his senior debut in 1999. In a more than 10-year career, Santiago played for Atlas, Veracruz, Santos Laguna and Tijuana.[1] The central defender won the Primera División with Santos in 2008.[2]

On 9 March 2013, he announced his retirement from professional football.[3]




  1. ^ Emanuel Espinosa, Christian (25 April 2012). "'EL KANU' DISFRUTA DEL FUTBOL" (in Spanish). El Mexicano.
  2. ^ ""Kanu" Santiago, se siente comprometido con Guzmán" (in Spanish). El Informador. June 2008.
  3. ^ "Adiós al "Kanu" Santiago" (in Spanish). AGP Deportes. 9 March 2013.

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