Luis Hernández Heres

Luis Hernández
Personal information
Full name Luis Hernández Heres
Date of birth (1949-08-24) 24 August 1949
Playing position Midfielder
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
FC La Habana
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.

Luis Hernández Heres (born 24 August 1949) is a Cuban former footballer who competed in the 1976 Summer Olympics.[1]

Subsequently he became a businessman and football administrator, and a member of the FIFA Council, the main decision-making body of FIFA, the governing body of association football.[2][3]

Hernández was elected to the FIFA Council in May 2016, as one of three representatives of the Confederation of North, Central America and Caribbean Association Football (CONCACAF).[4]


  1. "Olympics". sports-reference. Retrieved 7 June 2012.
  2. "FIFA Committees - FIFA Council". 2016-07-01. Retrieved 2016-08-22.
  3. "CONCACAF Council". Retrieved 2016-08-22.
  4. "CONCACAF Elects New President, and Members of CONCACAF and FIFA Councils". 2016-05-12. Retrieved 2016-08-22.

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