Sergio Méndez

Biographical information

RolesCompeted in Olympic Games
Full nameSergio de Jesús•Méndez Bolaños
Used nameSergio•Méndez
Nick/petnamesel Tabudo
Born14 February 1943 in Santa Elena (ESA)
Died18 December 1976 in San Miguel (ESA)
AffiliationsAtlético Marte, San Salvador (ESA)
NOC El Salvador


Sergio Méndez played football for El Salvador at the 1968 Mexico City Olympics. He also represented his country at the 1970 World Cup, and at the 1965 CONCACAF Championship. Méndez played for CD Áquila from 1964-70 and for CD Atlético Marte from 1971-76.

Méndez died in a car accident at only 33-years-old. At the time of his death he was studying for a law degree, while also teaching political and law science at a private university.


Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal As
1968 Summer Olympics Football (Football) ESA Sergio Méndez
Football, Men (Olympic) El Salvador =13

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