Midfielder and defender who joined Lazio in 2010 and became a member of the Uruguayan national team in 2006.
He debuted professionally for Defensor Sporting in 2003.
He appeared in 33 matches for the Boca Juniors from 2007 to 2009.
He was born in Montevideo, Uruguay.
He and Luis Suarez became teammates on the Uruguayan national team.