6. Clarence Acuna




Position: Midfielder  
Squad Number: 6  
Date of Birth: 8th February 1975  
Birthplace: Rancagua, Chile  
Height: 5'10"  
Signed on: October 2000 for a fee of 1m  
NUFC Debut: 28 October 2000 v West Ham United (A)  
Previous Club(s): Universidad de Chile
Acuna was originally on trial with Newcastle for a week, and impressed Bobby Robson enough to enquire about how much Universidad de Chile would want for his services. After negotiations, Acuna joined the Magpies for 1m.

The hardworking Chilean midfielder has won over 55 caps for Chile.


the magpies' nest 2001

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