Gonzalez (Durban, South Africa, 1984), after a successful career of more than 15 years as a professional footballer, he fought in the last hours the most difficult game of his entire career. The former Chilean international, who played 16 games for Real in the second part of the 06/05 season, being decisive in avoiding relegation by scoring five goals, is recovering from the acute myocardial infarction suffered as his wife Maura made public on social networks Rivera.
The boy’ Mark He landed in the Spanish league in Albacete in 2004 from the Universidad Católica de Chile, where he made his professional debut. His skills immediately attracted attention and Liverpool signed him in 2005 although bureaucratic problems prevented him from playing in Anfield what the Real took advantage of to incorporate him as a loan in the 2006 winter market, a decisive maneuver to avoid the decline. Mark scored five goals ultimately essential not to lose the category, first with Gonzalo
Arconada as a coach and then with Jose
Bakero. The campaign had started Jose
Love, dismissed at the end of January so he did not have the Chilean at his command.
Back to Liverpool after the loan, Betis, CSKA
Recife, Colo Colo and Magallanes CF make up the wide list of clubs in which he played until he hung up his boots at the end of 2019.
Through their social networks, La Real has shown its support for its former footballer 15 years ago: “A lot of strength, Mark! We wish you a speedy recovery. Eutsi !!! ”, reads the message sent by the txuri urdin club.