José de Jesús Corona

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Birthday
26, 1981
Birthplace
Guadalajara, Mexico
Birth Sign
Aquarius
Birthday
26, 1981 (age 38)
Birthplace
Guadalajara, Mexico

About

Goaltender who joined Cruz Azul in the Liga MX, later becoming the team captain, after five seasons with Tecos UAG; became a member of the Mexican national team in 2005.

Before Fame

He began his professional career in 2002 with FC Atlas, then went to Tecos UAG where he wowed spectators with his acrobatic defense of the goal.

Trivia

He captained the Mexican national team that won the gold medal, their first, over Brazil at the 2012 London games.

Family Life

He has two children, Valentina and Jose, with his wife Melissa Rivas. 

Associated With

Oswaldo Sanchez was another star goalkeeper in the Liga MX.