1. Close
    Live the match in Santiago Bernabéu
    Real MadridReal Madrid
    vs
    Las PalmasLas Palmas
    • TICKETS from 35€
    • Entradas Vip  from 250€
    BUY TICKETS
    Match Information
    La Liga, Matchday 25
    Santiago Bernabéu
    01-03-2017
    21:30

    Share

    Next

    La Liga21:30Real MadridvsLas Palmas

    Previous
  2. Close
    Live the match in WiZink Center
    Real MadridReal Madrid
    vs
    Darussafaka DogusDarussafaka Dogus
    • TICKETS from 15€
    • Entradas Vip  from 100€
    BUY TICKETS
    Match Information
    Euroleague, Matchday 23
    WiZink Center
    24-02-2017
    21:00

    Share

    Next

    Euroleague21:00Real MadridvsDarussafaka Dogus

    Previous

Select your preferred platform to buy your tickets.

Quincoces Jacinto Quincoces

1931 · 1942
Place of birth
Barakaldo (Vizcaya, Spain)
Year of birth
17/07/1905

The world’s best defender

Position: Defender
Games played: 205
Spanish international: 25 caps
 
His sobriety and acrobatic clearances attained worldwide fame. Together with Zamora and Ciriaco he formed a legendary defence. Even today it is recalled as one of the best defences in history, a model of skill and strength. The security offered by the Basque player was a key element in winning two La Liga titles and two Spanish Cup titles.
 
He first kicked the ball is his native town of San Antonio. After an initial failed attempt to sign with Alavés, the team from Vitoria finally got their man in 1925. He experienced meteoric growth next to his inseparable Ciriaco. This resulted in Real Madrid deciding to sign them both.
 
Success was immediate. During the first season the team went undefeated as they won La Liga title. The capacity of that Real Madrid team, and Quincoces, was only interrupted by the outbreak of the Civil War. The team was broken up as a result of the conflict, and although the Basque defender continued playing, he decided to retire in 1942.
 
The defensive security on show at Real Madrid was also fully on offer with the Spanish national side. The man from Barakaldo earned 25 caps, playing at the World Cup in Italy in 1934, where the Spanish defence was described as “the world’s best”. Died on 10 May 1997.


Honours

2 La Liga
2 Spanish Cup 


 

Buscar