Christian Benitez

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Birthday
1, 1986
Birthplace
Quito, Ecuador
Death Date
Jul 29, 2013 (27)
Birth Sign
Taurus
Birthday
1, 1986
Birthplace
Quito, Ecuador
Death Date
Jul 29, 2013 (27)

About

Ecuadorian striker nicknamed Chucho who earned Club America's Top Goalscorer and Best Player honors in 2012. He died due to respiratory failure at a hospital in Doha, Qatar.

Before Fame

He played 8 seasons in the El Nacional youth ranks from 1997 to 2005.

Trivia

He earned the Best Serie A player award with El Nacional in 2006.

Family Life

He had a pair of twins with his wife Cleber Chala.

Associated With

He first became teammates with Antonio Valencia on Ecuador's national team in 2005.