Defensive midfielder who joined Osasuna in 2013 and became a member of the Chilean national team in 2007.
He debuted professionally for Universidad Catolica in 2005.
He was sent on loan to Deportes Ovalle in 2005 and Osorno in 2007.
He was born in Quillota, Chile.
He and forward Alexis Sanchez became teammates on the Chilean national team.