Cristian Rafael Mora Medrano is an Ecuadorian football goalkeeper who plays for Universidad Catolica.
Mora once attended Colegio de las Hermanas Betlemitas and first played in Condor Futbol Club of San Miguel as goalkeeper at an early age. He also played for the San Miguel's city team in the Provincial Games and was picked as goalkeeper for the province team to play the national teen/amateur championship in Ecuador. Mora was then discovered and invited to train in Centro Deportivo Olmedo, while playing as goalkeeper in a friendly match against his college Escuela Politecnica de Riobamba.
Mora has made 20 appearances for the Ecuadorian national team, and made his first full fledged senior appearance against Italy, a friendly match played in New Jersey. The game ended in a 1–1 draw and to Mora's credit, his penalty save from superstar Luca Toni forced many to take notice, including Luis Fernando Suarez, Ecuador's former Colombian coach.
Mora's FEF Player Card
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