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César Cueto (César Augusto Cueto Villa) was born on 16 June, 1952 in Lima, Peru, is a footballer. Discover César Cueto’s Biography, Age, Height, Physical Stats, Dating/Affairs, Family and career updates. Learn How rich is He in this year and how He spends money? Also learn how He earned most of networth at the age of 71 years old?

Popular As César Augusto Cueto Villa
Occupation N/A
Age 71 years old
Zodiac Sign Gemini
Born 16 June, 1952
Birthday 16 June
Birthplace Lima, Peru
Nationality Peru

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He is a member of famous footballer with the age 71 years old group.

César Cueto Height, Weight & Measurements

At 71 years old, César Cueto height is 1.71m .

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Height 1.71m
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He is currently single. He is not dating anyone. We don’t have much information about He’s past relationship and any previous engaged. According to our Database, He has no children.

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César Cueto Net Worth

His net worth has been growing significantly in 2022-2023. So, how much is César Cueto worth at the age of 71 years old? César Cueto’s income source is mostly from being a successful footballer. He is from Peru. We have estimated
César Cueto’s net worth
, money, salary, income, and assets.

Net Worth in 2023 $1 Million – $5 Million
Salary in 2023 Under Review
Net Worth in 2022 Pending
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Source of Income footballer

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After an injury in 1985, he retired from the national team but returned to play for Alianza after the 1987 air disaster; another injury struck him in 1988, forcing him away from playing. He played irregularly until his definite retirement in 1991.

Also noteworthy was his strong appearance in the World Cup qualifying match against the Argentina in Buenos Aires in 1985. He contributed a scintillating pass to Geronimo Barbadillo for go-ahead goal (the game ended in a tie).

He signed with América de Cali in 1984, winning another league title that year with the club. also as captain and team leader.

Cueto was part of the Peru team which eliminated Colombia and Uruguay in the World Cup Qualifiers in 1981. Peru won in the South American qualifying group B. In 1982, the Peru National team then toured North America and Europe. After losing to New York Cosmos, it went on to defeat Inter Milan and both the Hungary and France national teams. Cueto is best remembered for his great performance in the match against France of Platini on 28 April 1982 in Paris, which the France press acclaimed Peru national team as “one of the best teams in the world”. Coming into the 1982 FIFA World Cup, there were high expectations for Peru as a dark horse favorite to win the cup with a team that included such notable players as Julio César Uribe, José Velásquez, Teófilo Cubillas and Cueto. With 2 draws and 1 defeat, Peru finished at the bottom of their group went out in the first round. Cueto himself had a disappointing tournament, Peru failed to advance to the next round, despite having an excellent team.

In 1979, he moved to Colombia to play for Atlético Nacional, where he became the team captain, and won the national title in 1981 with great performances. He received positive coverage and he was elected “Mustang Cup best player on the Year”: 1980, 1981. He is also considered Atlético Nacional’s most renowned player, and was Carlos Valderrama’s favorite player and initial inspiration.

Also a member of the Peru national team, he earned 51 caps and scored 6 goals for Peru. He was part of the Peru squad that won the Copa America 1975 and represented it in the World Cups of 1978 – scoring in the opening match against Scotland – and 1982.

He played 51 times for the Peru national team between 1972 and 1987 and was part of the squad that won the Copa América 1975. He also competed for Peru at the 1978 and 1982 FIFA World Cup. One of Peru’s greatest footballers, Cueto was renowned for his agility, close control and passing range.

He started his professional career with a local club Alianza Lima in 1969, and between 1973 and 1974 he was on loan with the teams José Galvez and Deportivo Municipal. After Cueto’s return to Alianza Lima in 1975, the club won the league titles of 1975, 1977, and 1978.

César Augusto Cueto Villa (born 6 June 1952 in Lima) is a Peruvian former attacking midfielder, nicknamed “El Poeta de la zurda” (English: the Left-footed Poet), recognized as one of the most talented players that Peruvian soccer has produced.

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