Striker best known for his time with the Brazilian Série A side EC Vitória. He won the Campeonato Baiano in 2017 with the team.
He was a part of CD Palestino's youth setup at the age of 12 before making his senior debut in 2006.
He made an appearance with the Chilean national team in 2007.
His partner is Faloon Larraguibel. Their daughter is named Luciana Pineda Larraguibel.
He was teammates with Claudio Bravo on the Chilean national team.