|Full name||Leonardo Rech Ortiz|
|Date of birth||3 January 1996|
|Place of birth||Porto Alegre, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil|
|Height||1.86 m (6 ft 1 in)|
|Red Bull Bragantino|
|2018||→ Sport Recife (loan)||15||(1)|
|2019||→ Red Bull Brasil (loan)||16||(0)|
|2019–||Red Bull Bragantino||106||(8)|
|*Club domestic league appearances and goals, correct as of 15:47, 7 December 2021 (UTC)|
Leonardo "Léo" Rech Ortiz (born 3 January 1996) is a Brazilian footballer who plays for Red Bull Bragantino as a centre-back.
Born in Porto Alegre, Ortiz was an Internacional youth graduate. He made his senior debut with the B-team on 2 September 2015, starting in a 2–0 Copa FGF away win against Igrejinha.
After appearing with the B-side, Ortiz was promoted to the main squad in January 2017, and made his first team debut on 25 February by starting in a 1–0 home win against Brasil de Pelotas for the Campeonato Gaúcho championship. On 6 March, he extended his contract until December 2019.
Ortiz contributed with 13 league appearances during his first senior campaign, as his side achieved promotion to the Série A at first attempt. On 31 December 2017, he was loaned to top-tier side Sport Recife for one year.
Ortiz made his debut in the main category of Brazilian football on 15 April 2018, starting in a 3–0 away loss against América Mineiro. He appeared rarely as his side suffered relegation, and joined Red Bull Brasil on loan on 12 December.
In April 2019, Ortiz became a player of, and signed a permanent contract with Red Bull Bragantino, after the merger of Red Bull Brasil and Clube Atlético Bragantino.
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In June 2021, he received his first call-up to the Brazil national team, amidst the 2021 Copa América on home soil, to replace injured defender Felipe for the quarter-finals onward. He became the first Bragantino player to be summoned to the national team since 1994, and the first to be called since Red Bull took over the club. Bragantino was leading the Brasileirao at the moment of the summoning. Brazil finished the continental championship as runners-up.
- As of 7 December 2021
|Sport Recife (loan)||2018||Série A||6||0||9||1||2||0||—||—||17||1|
|Red Bull Brasil (loan)||2019||Paulista||—||16||0||—||—||—||16||0|
|Red Bull Bragantino||2019||Série B||30||3||—||—||—||—||30||3|
- ^ Appearance(s) in Copa FGF
- ^ Appearance(s) in Copa Sul-Fronteira
- ^ Appearance(s) in Copa Sudamericana
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Source: "Léo Ortiz", Wikipedia, Wikimedia Foundation, (2022, November 30th), https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Léo_Ortiz.
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- ^ "Inter B vence Igrejinha pela Copa Luiz Fernando Costa" [Inter B defeat Igrejinha for the Copa Luiz Fernando Costa] (in Brazilian Portuguese). SC Internacional. 3 September 2015. Retrieved 23 April 2019.
- ^ "Inter renova contratos do volante Charles e do zagueiro Léo Ortiz" [Inter renew contracts of defensive midfielder Charles and stopper Léo Ortiz] (in Brazilian Portuguese). SC Internacional. 6 March 2017. Retrieved 23 April 2019.
- ^ "Inter empresta Léo Ortiz e Anselmo ao Sport e segue tentando Rithely" [Inter loan Léo Ortiz and Anselmo to Sport and keep on trying to land Rithely] (in Brazilian Portuguese). UOL Esporte. 31 December 2017. Retrieved 24 April 2019.
- ^ "Paulistão: Red Bull Brasil acerta empréstimo de defensor do Internacional" [Paulistão: Red Bull Brasil agree loan of Internacional defender] (in Brazilian Portuguese). Futebol Interior. 12 December 2018. Retrieved 24 April 2019.
- ^ "RB Brasil assume Bragantino com investimento milionário e quer acesso à elite nesta temporada" (in Portuguese). Globo Esporte. 23 April 2019.
- ^ "Brazil national team squad Copa America 2021: selected players, absences..." AS.com. 10 July 2021. Retrieved 11 July 2021.
- ^ Léo Ortiz at Soccerway. Retrieved 23 April 2019.
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