Discover the biography of Salvador Reyes Chávez, the renowned Mexican forward

Discover the biography of Salvador Reyes Chávez, the renowned Mexican forward

Lenah Ann
updated at February 13, 2024 at 11:54 AM
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Salvador Reyes Chávez is a Mexican professional soccer player who plays as a left-back for the Mexican men's national team and Liga MX club América. Known for his incredible performance, he has displayed his snappiness, antagonistic commitment, and exceptional abilities on the pitch. Even though he did not get much playing time at first, he gained much experience and quickly established himself as a talented left defender.

Salvador Reyes Chávez's teams played for
Salvador Reyes looks on during the friendly match between FC Barcelona and Club America at Cotton Bowl on 21 December 2023, in Dallas, Texas. Photo: Omar Vega (Modified by author)
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Following his career spell with the various clubs that he has played for, the famed left-back has made a name for himself and has bagged several trophies, including the Liga MX: Apertura, Liga MX Best XI: Guardianes, Apertura, and the Liga MX All-Star. Here is everything you need to know about the renowned Mexican defender.

Salvador Reyes Chávez's profile summary

Full name

Salvador "Chava" Reyes Chávez

Date of birth

4 May 1998


25 years of age (as of January 2024)

Place of birth

Taxco, Guerrero, Mexico







Zodiac sign



5 feet 8 inches or 172 centimetres


152 pounds or 69 kilograms

Hair colour


Eye colour

Dark brown

Relationship status



Professional soccer player


Morelia, Sonora (loan), Puebla (loan), América



Years active

2017 - present

Greatest achievement(s)

Liga MX: Apertura

Net worth

$4.5 million

Salvador Reyes Chávez's family

Salvador Reyes Chávez (age 25 years as of January 2024) was born on 4 May 1998 in Taxco, Guerrero, Mexico, to his parents. Details regarding his parents, siblings, and educational background have yet to be uncovered since he has kept most of his personal life private.

Salvador Reyes Chávez's height is 5 feet 8 inches or 172 centimetres, and his weight is 152 pounds or 69 kilograms. He has black hair and dark brown eyes.

Salvador Reyes Chávez's net worth

According to, the renowned defender is estimated to be worth $4.5 million as of January 2024. Like most athletes, he acquired most of his income through a prosperous football career.

Is Salvador Reyes Chávez still alive?
Salvador drives the ball during the semi-finals' second leg match against Atletico San Luis at Azteca Stadium on 9 December 2023 in Mexico City, Mexico. Photo: Mauricio Salas
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Salvador Reyes Chávez career

Chavez made his Liga MX debut in 2016/17 with Morelia. Despite receiving limited playing time from the start, he gained valuable experience and eventually established himself as a potential left-back.

He continued honing his skills and represented Morelia in league and cup matches. He enjoyed the 2018/19 season with Sonora in Mexico's next division, Ascenso MX.

In 2020, he joined America, one of Mexico's most famous clubs. His move to America provided him with new opportunities in his career, allowing him to compete at a higher level.

Salvador Reyes Chávez's career stats

In his career, the Mexican soccer player has made 261 appearances for all teams he has played for. As of January 2024, he has a career record of 46 goals and 12 assists. He has received 14 yellow cards and is yet to receive a red card.

In international competitions, he made his senior debut for Mexico in a friendly match against Chile on 8 December 2021. He has 2 caps representing his senior team and 3 representing the U21 team. He has yet to score an international goal.

Salvador Reyes Chávez's teams played for

Due to his incredible defensive skills, he has risen to the occasion several to help his club take home the win. As of January 2024, the renowned Mexican youngster has played for various clubs. These clubs are;

  • Morelia
  • Sonora (loan)
  • Puebla (loan)
  • América
Salvador Reyes Chávez's teams played for
Reyes of America runs with the ball during the 3rd round match between America and Puebla at Azteca Stadium on 21 January 2023 in Mexico City, Mexico. Photo: Hector Vivas
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Salvador Reyes Chávez's all goals

Since his debut, the famous left-back has scored 46 goals in 261 appearances. In the 2023/24 season, he has made 17 appearances and scored 2 goals and 1 assist. His scored goals average per 90 minutes is 0.25, and he has a total G/A (goals + assists) of 3.

Is Salvador Reyes Chávez still alive?

As of January 2024, the famous Mexican soccer player is alive. He currently plays for Club América in the Liga MX and the Mexican national team.

Is Salvador Reyes Chávez on Instagram?

The renowned football player has kept most details regarding his personal life private. As of January 2024, he is not on any social media platform.

However, fans can find most of Salvador Reyes Chávez's photos on a fan page account under the handle @salvadorreyes26_fans to get a glimpse of his life on and off the pitch.

Frequently asked questions

In his career, the up-and-coming star has shown his protective capacities, positional mindfulness, and capacity to join the attacks. He has kept advancing with strong exhibitions in all his matches. Here are some frequently asked questions about him.

1. What is Salvador Reyes Chavez's relationship status?

As of January 2024, his relationship status is unknown to the general public since he has kept his personal and love life a secret.

2. What is Salvador Reyes Chávez's nationality and ethnicity?

Salvador Reyes Chávez's all goals
Salvador gestures during the 17th round match between Puebla and America at Cuauhtemoc Stadium on 30 September 2022 in Puebla, Mexico. Photo: Hector Vivas
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The famous Liga MX left-back is an American national of mixed ethnic background.

3. What is Salvador Reyes Chávez's current market value?

The Mexican defender's market value is $3.82 million

4. What is Salvador Reyes Chávez's preferred foot?

The renowned youngster's preferred foot is left.

Final word

Since Salvador Reyes Chávez made his professional debut, he has advanced globally as a promising young player. With a steady playing time, he has improved his abilities, which has significantly acted as a turning point in his career. Undoubtedly, we will see more of the renowned Mexican soccer player in the coming days.

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Lenah Ann is a Kenyan-based content creator with 2 years of experience. She graduated with a Bachelor's Degree in Mass Media and Communication from Dedan Kimathi, Kenya in 2021.