Duilio Davino
Personal information
Full name Duilio César Jean Pierre
Davino Rodríguez
Date of birth (1976-03-21) 21 March 1976 (age 45)
Place of birth León, Mexico
Height 1.80 m (5 ft 11 in)
Position(s) Defender
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1993–1997 Tecos UAG 69 (3)
1997–2007 América 323 (11)
2008 FC Dallas 23 (0)
2009 Puebla 19 (1)
2009–2011 Monterrey 66 (0)
2011–2012 Tecos UAG 24 (1)
Total 524 (16)
National team
1996–2006 Mexico 84 (2)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

Duilio César Jean Pierre Davino Rodríguez (born 21 March 1976) is a Mexican former professional footballer and executive who currently serves as Sporting Chairman of Liga MX club Monterrey.

Playing career

Davino was called up to play in the 1995 Pan American games[citation needed] and played for Mexico in the 1996 Olympic Games in Atlanta.[1] He made his professional debut for the Tecos UAG in 1994.[2] Two years later, he played for the national team's senior side in the CONCACAF Gold Cup.[3] In 1997, he moved to Club America.[2] Davino's success at the club level helped him reach the 1998 World Cup in France, where he played under Manuel Lapuente, who later became his coach at América. He earned a total of 84 caps, scoring 2 goals.[4][better source needed]

On 9 January 2008, Davino joined FC Dallas in Major League Soccer.[5] Davino chose not to continue at FC Dallas and left at the end of the 2008 season terminating his 2-year contract.[6] He played as a defensive player for CF Monterrey until May 2011 when he announced his departure from the club to Estudiantes Tecos.[citation needed]

Personal life

He is the son of the former Argentine footballer Jorge Davino, and the brother of Flavio Davino, a fellow defenseman who played for Tecos UAG and retired from soccer in 2006. Dulio also had another brother Jorge Davino, who died in a car accident and it is said that Jorge had more potential than his two brothers. Davino is also of Italian descent which would have allowed him to play for the Italy national team.







Career statistics

Goal Date Venue Opponent Score Result Competition
1. 8 October 2000 Estadio Azteca, Mexico City, Mexico  Trinidad and Tobago 5–0 7–0 2002 FIFA World Cup qualification
2. 19 June 2004 Alamodome, San Antonio, United States  Dominica 8–0 10–0 2006 FIFA World Cup qualification


  1. ^ "Duilio DAVINO". olympic.org. Retrieved 2 August 2018.
  2. ^ a b "FC Dallas Signs Defender Duilio Davino". mlssoccer.com. MLS. 23 January 2010. Retrieved 2 August 2018.
  3. ^ "CONCACAF GOLD CUP : Spotlight". Los Angeles Times. 22 January 1996. Retrieved 2 August 2018.
  4. ^ Appearances for Mexico National Team - RSSSF
  5. ^ "FC Dallas sign Mexican defender Duilio Davino". sbisoccer.com. 9 January 2008. Retrieved 2 August 2018.
  6. ^ "FC Dallas cuts ties with Mexican defender Davino". Sports Illustrated. Time Inc. 5 December 2008. Retrieved 2 August 2018.