|Name:||Carlos Andres Sanchez|
|Current Team:||Santos FC|
|Birth Day:||December 2, 1984|
|Birth Place:||Montevideo, Uruguay|
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He played his youth soccer for Liverpool Montevideo. He debuted professionally with the club in 2003.
Born in Montevideo, Sánchez finished his formation with hometown club Liverpool. He made his first team debut in 2003, and went on to play several seasons for the side in the Uruguayan Primera División.
On 31 December 2009, Sánchez signed a two-year contract with Argentine Primera División side Godoy Cruz. He made his debut for the club the following 13 February, coming on as a second-half substitute for Leandro Torres in a 0–0 away draw against Huracán.
Sánchez scored his first goal for Godoy Cruz on 3 March 2010, netting the winner in a 2–1 home defeat of Lanús. He became an undisputed starter for the side during the 2010–11 season, contributing with four goals in 33 appearances.
On 20 July 2011, Sánchez and Godoy Cruz teammate Martín Aguirre joined River Plate for a fee of US$ 2.9 million. River retained 50% of his federative rights. He made his debut for the club on 17 August by playing the full 90 minutes in a 1–0 Primera B Nacional home win against Chacarita Juniors, and scored his first goal three days later by netting the last in a 3–1 away defeat of Independiente Rivadavia.
Bought outright in 2012, Sánchez was an undisputed starter for the Millonarios in the following campaigns, and scored a brace in a 5–0 home routing of former side Godoy Cruz on 7 October 2012. On 9 August 2013, he was loaned to Liga MX side Puebla, mainly to free up a foreign player registration.
Sánchez returned to River in June 2014, and renewed his contract until December 2016 on 9 July. He scored a double in a 3–0 home success over Defensa y Justicia on 28 August, and finished the year as champions of the Copa Sudamericana. During the 2015 campaign, he was a regular starter in the Copa Libertadores winning run, scoring in the second leg of the Final against Tigres UANL (3–0 aggregate win).
On 13 November 2014, Sánchez made his debut for the Uruguay football team at the age of 29 against Costa Rica, starting in a 3–3 draw.
Sánchez obtained Argentine citizenship in December 2014.
Sánchez also scored one goal in the 2015 Suruga Bank Championship, netting the opener in a 3–0 win against Gamba Osaka. On 31 December 2015, he was named the South American Footballer of the Year, beating Carlos Tevez and Miller Bolaños and becoming the first Uruguayan to win the award after Enzo Francescoli in 1995.
On 14 November 2015, Monterrey announced that they had reached an agreement River for the transfer of Sánchez. He was presented on 22 December, signing a three-year contract with the club.
Sánchez scored his first goal for the Celestes on 28 March 2017, netting the opener in a 2–1 loss against Peru. In May of the following year, he was named in Uruguay’s provisional 26-man squad for the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia, being also included in the final list on 2 June.
On 23 July 2018, Brazilian Série A side Santos FC announced the signing of Sánchez on a three-year deal. He made his debut on 4 August, starting in a 0–0 away draw against Botafogo.
Sánchez made his Libertadores debut for Peixe on 21 August 2018, starting in a 0–0 away draw against Independiente. He was, however, suspended for assaulting a ball boy during a Sudamericana match for River back in 2015, and Santos was given a 3–0 defeat; he was still declared free to play the second leg at the Pacaembu Stadium, which also ended in a 0–0 draw.
Carlos's half-brother is fellow soccer player Nicolas De La Cruz.
|#1||Carlos Andres Sanchez||36||N/A||N/A||Uruguay|
|#2||Bryan Ruiz||35||N/A||N/A||Costa Rica|
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