Antonio Puerta

Soccer Player

Birthday November 26, 1984

Birth Sign Sagittarius

Birthplace Seville, Spain

DEATH DATE Aug 28, 2007 (22)

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Former win back who played for Sevilla from 2004 to 2007. After going into cardiac arrest during the middle of a 2007 game, he died of arrhythmogenic right ventricular dysplasia at the age of 22.

Before Fame

He began his youth career with AD Nervion and joined the youth set-up of Sevilla in 1993.


He made one appearance with the Spanish national team in 2006.

Family Life

He was born Antonio José Puerta Pérez in Sevilla Spain.

Associated With

Elite defender Sergio Ramos was a friend of his, as well as his teammate on both Sevilla and the Spanish national team.