|Birth Day:||August 29, 1991|
|Birth Place:||Guadalajara, Mexico|
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He first began his youth career in 2007 when he joined the club Cruz Azul. In 2010, he began his senior career moving up to the Cruz Azul first division. In 2011, he made his debut appearances for Mexico's national team.
Araujo joined Cruz Azul's youth academy in 2007, making his way through the Cruz Azul Premier team and the under-20s.
In 2010, Enrique Meza promoted Araujo to the first team. On 19 September, Araujo made his Primera División debut for Cruz Azul, playing 90 minutes in the 3–0 home victory against Querétaro.
He received his first international call up in 2011 during the 2011 Copa America. In his international debut, he scored in a 2–1 loss against Chile during their first group stage match. He would go on to appear in the rest of the group stage matches and Mexico would end up last in the group. He would not be called up again until 2016.
On 5 June 2013, Araujo joined Santos Laguna on a year-long loan deal with an option to buy. He made his league debut on 26 July against his former club Cruz Azul, playing the entire match as Santos earned a 3–2 victory. On 19 August 2014, Araujo scored his first goal for Santos in a 3–0 win over UAT in the Copa MX. He won his first cup with Santos Laguna following their victory over Puebla in the final of the Apertura Copa MX. The following year, Araujo won his first league title as Santos defeated Querétaro in the finals of the Clausura tournament. On 20 July, Santos defeated Club América to win the 2015 Campeón de Campeones cup; Araujo started the match and played all 90 minutes.
In May 2018, Santos Laguna defeated Toluca to win the Clausura tournament following a 3–2 aggregate score in the finals. Araujo missed the finals due to an injury he suffered while on international duty with the Mexico national team.
On 14 June 2018, Araujo joined Spanish outfit Celta de Vigo on a five-year contract. On 21 July, he made his debut in a friendly match against Espanyol.
On 27 March 2018, during a friendly match against Croatia, Araujo was forced off after 15 minutes after suffering an knee injury. He was sidelined since then, however in May he was named in Mexico's preliminary 28-man squad for the World Cup in Russia but had to withdraw due to experiencing tendonitis during his injury recovery.
Néstor's older brother Felix is also a professional defender who plays for Jaguares de Chiapas.
Currently, Néstor Araujo is 31 years, 2 months and 29 days old. Néstor Araujo will celebrate 32nd birthday on a Tuesday 29th of August 2023. Below we countdown to Néstor Araujo upcoming birthday.