Walter Ormeño is confirmed dead at the age of 93.
Walter was best known as a Peruvian footballer (Club América).
Walter Ormeño
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Ormeño in 1956
Personal information
Full nameJosé Francisco Walter Ormeño Arango[1]
Date of birth(1926-12-03)3 December 1926
Place of birthLima, Peru
Date of death4 January 2020(2020-01-04) (aged 93)
Height1.92 m (6 ft 4 in)[1]
Playing positionGoalkeeper
Senior career*
YearsTeamApps(Gls)
1946–1949Universitario de Deportes
1950–1951Huracán de Medellín
1951–1952Mariscal Sucre
1952–1955Boca Juniors10(0)
1956Rosario Central30(0)
1957–1958Alianza Lima
1959–1961América
1962–1963Atlante
Total40+(0+)
National team
1949–1957Peru
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only
José Francisco Walter Ormeño Arango (3 December 1926 – 4 January 2020) was a Peruvian footballer who played as a goalkeeper.
Career
Born in Lima, Ormeño played for Universitario de Deportes, Huracán de Medellín, Mariscal Sucre, Boca Juniors, Rosario Central, Alianza Lima, América and Atlante.
He also played for the Peruvian national team between 1949 and 1957, including playing at the 1949 South American Championship.
After retiring as a player he worked for a number of clubs in Mexico. He died on 4 January 2020, aged 93.
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