Meet the Academy's founders
- Made his debut in First Division in 2001 with Danubio Fútbol Club, the same year in which they became champions of the Torneo Apertura (Opening Tournament) in Uruguay.
- In 2002, he won the Torneo Clausura (Closing Tournament).
- In 2003, he played in the Copa Sudamericana.
- In 2004, he won with Danubio the Torneo Clasificatorio (Qualifying Tournament) and Torneo Clausura. He also led the national yearly chart with the team, consequently winning the Campeonato Uruguayo (Uruguayan Championship), which gave him the opportunity to play in the 2005 Copa Libertadores de América.
- In the 2006-2007 season, he was, once again, the champion of the Torneo Clausura, he led the yearly chart, and won the Campeonato Uruguayo.
- In 2009, he moved to the Argentine Republic to join the squad of Club Vélez Sarfield. He played for for that club in 2008 and 2009, being recruited by Club Rosario Central afterwards for a six-month period.
- In the same year, he went back to Vélez Sarfield, complying with his contract until 2010, a period in which he played almost 100 matches with the institution, including Copa Sudamericana and Copa Libertadores de América.
- Later, he spent a year and a half in Europe, playing for Greece’s Iraklis Thessaliniki.
- In 2012, he went back to the Argentine Republic in 2012, recruited by Club Colón de Santa Fe.
- In 2013, he played for Quilmes Atlético Club also in Argentina, to then travel back to Uruguay, where he won the Torneo Apertura and the Campeonato Uruguayo with Danubio Fútbol Club.
- He won the Campeonato Uruguayo three times while playing for Danubio Fútbol Club, which earned him the title of player with the most victories in the history of the club, taking into account every tournament played since the institution was founded.
- In 2015, he won the Torneo Apertura title with Club Atlético Peñarol.
- In the 2016-2017 season, he was appointed Sports Director of Danubio Fútbol Club.
URUGUAY NATIONAL SELECTION CAREER
- He played with the Uruguayan Team in the Sudamericano Sub-20 (South American Under-20 Championship), the 2001 Copa América, and the qualifying rounds for the 2002 Korea-Japan World Cup.
- He won the Four-Team Tournament in Tunisia with Uruguay’s national team, directed by Óscar Washington Tabárez.
- He made his debut in first division in the year 1985 in Uruguay at Club Atlético Bella Vista.
- In the 1986 – 1987 season he played for the Club Atlético Vélez Sarsfield of Argentina.
- In 1988 he returned to his country to play in Club Atlético Peñarol which he played until 1993 when he was transferred to integrate the lineup at the Argentinian team Club Estudiantes de la Plata until the year 1995.
- In the 1995 season, Adrián Paz signed his contract with the Premier League to become a player at Ipswich Town Football Club, making him the first Uruguayan player to participate in this league.
- In the year 1996 he travels to Portugal to be part of Leiria’s União Desportiva.
- In 1997 he was transferred to Columbus Crew SC of the Major League Soccer.
- That same year he moved to Denver’s Colorado Rapids where he played 27 games. He spent two seasons at the club.
- In 1999 he was transferred to Chinese team Tianjin Teda Football Club.
- In the year 2000 Paz returned to Uruguay to play at Club Atlético Bella Vista. After a brief stay at the Uruguayan club, he went back to China to be part of Qindao Estong, team in which he ended his career as a professional player.
URUGUAY NATIONAL SELECTION CAREER
- Adrian Paz was part of Uruguay’s National Team from 1991 until 1993, being part of the squad in the 1993 Copa América.