|Full name||Luis Artime|
|Date of birth||December 2, 1938|
|Place of birth||Parque Civit, Argentina|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.
† Appearances (Goals).
Luis Artime (born 2 December 1938 in Parque Civit in Mendoza Province) is a retired Argentine footballer, who played as a striker, and scored more than 1000 goals during his career. His son Luis Fabián Artime was also an Argentine footballer who played in the 1990s.
Artime had a remarkably successful career in club football, he was top scorer four times in the Argentine league, three times in the Uruguayan league and once in the Copa Libertadores. he won one Argentine league title, three Uruguayan league titles and the Copa Libertadores in 1971.
Artime started his career at Club Atlético Atlanta but in 1959, he was transferred to Argentine giants River Plate where he became the top scorer in Argentina on three occasions. In 1966 he moved to Independiente where he helped the team to win the Nacional 1967, he was also topscorer in the tournament.
In 1969 he moved to Brazil to play for Palmeiras, but he didn't stay long, and soon left to join Nacional of Uruguay. His first spell at Nacional was the most productive of his career; he won 3 Urugauyan league titles in a row, topscoring in each tournament, and in 1971 he helped the team to win the Copa Libertadores.
In 1972 he tried his luck in Brazil for a second time, but returned to Nacional in Uruguay after only one season at Fluminense. His second spell at Nacional was overshadowed by the successes of eternal rivals Peñarol. Artime retired from football in 1974.
Playing for the Argentina national football team, Artime scored 24 goals in 25 caps, making him Argentina's 4th highest goalscorer to date. His strike rate of 0.96 goals per game for Argentina also makes him one of the most prolific goalscorers in Argentine international football. He played at the 1966 FIFA World Cup and at the South American Championship 1967, where he was the top goalscorer.
|1962||River Plate||Primera Division Argentina Topscorer: 25 goals|
|1963||River Plate||Primera Division Argentina Topscorer: 25 goals|
|1966||Independiente||Primera Division Argentina Topscorer: 23 goals|
|Nacional 1967||Independiente||Primera Division Argentina Champions|
|Nacional 1967||Independiente||Primera Division Argentina Topscorer: 11 goals|
|1969||Nacional||Primera División Uruguaya Champions|
|1969||Nacional||Primera División Uruguaya Topscorer: 24 goals|
|1970||Nacional||Primera División Uruguaya Champions|
|1970||Nacional||Primera División Uruguaya Topscorer: 21 goals|
|1971||Nacional||Primera División Uruguaya Champions|
|1971||Nacional||Primera División Uruguaya Topscorer: 16 goals|
|1971||Nacional||Copa Libertadores Champions|
|1971||Nacional||Copa Libertadores Topscorer: 10 goals|
|1971||Nacional||Copa Intercontinental Topscorer: 19 goals|
Artime is 8th in the Copa Libertadores all time topscorers list with a total of 26 goals.
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