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|Full name||Higinio Ortúzar Santamaria|
|Date of birth||January 10, 1915|
|Place of birth||Santiago, Chile|
|Date of death||November 8, 1982(aged 67)|
|Place of death||Getxo, Spain|
|Position(s)||Defender / Midfielder|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only|
While at Athletic (one of few players born outside the Basque region to play for the club under their signing policy), he won a League and Cup double in 1943, and followed this up with further league titles playing for Valencia in 1944 and 1947. In his 30s he featured for Valladolid and Real Sociedad in successive seasons, helping each to gain promotion from the second tier.
After retiring as a player, he became a football coach, and managed sides including CD Logroñés.
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