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W. Gargano Player Profile

W. Gargano Player Profile
W. Gargano
Full Name: Walter Gargano
Date of Birth:Jul 23, 1984 (Age 32)
Place of Birth:Paysandú
Nationality: Uruguay
Height:168 cm.
Weight:65 Kg.
Squad Number:5
Nicknamed 'El Mota', because of his haircut, Gargano is a diminutive defensive  midfielder, one of the most technical Uruguayan players in his position, one that uses to have tough players more than skilful ones.   

With the national team, Gargano debuted in a friendly match against a selection of players of Galicia (Spain) in December 2005. His official debut was during Copa America 2007. He was a substitute and came in from the bench in four matches.  
During 2010 World Cup qualifiers Gargano played 11 matches, and he was a starter in all of them.  

Did you know?

Napoli paid €3.2 million for Gargano.