|Date of birth||May 20, 1900|
|Place of birth||Redondela, Spain|
|Date of death||November 16, 1973 73)(aged|
|Place of death||Montevideo, Uruguay|
|Playing position||halfback (center-half)|
|1918||River Plate F.C.|
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.
|Olympic medal record|
|1928 Amsterdam||Team Competition|
Lorenzo Fernández (May 20, 1900 – November 16, 1973), nicknamed El Gallego (The Galician), was a Spanish-born Uruguayan footballer. During his career, he played for Capurro, River Plate, Montevideo Wanderers FC and C.A. Peñarol. Fernández also played 31 times and scored 4 goals for the Uruguay national football team, with which he won the 1930 FIFA World Cup, the gold medal at the 1928 Summer Olympics, and the 1926 and 1935 Copa Americas. A center-half in the 2–3–5 footballing system, he once replaced Jose Pedro Cea as an inside-left forward against Peru for the 1929 South American Championship (the then Copa America) and scored a hat trick.
In 1941 and 1942, he coached Peñarol.
- Uruguayan Primera División: 1928, 1929, 1932 & 1935.
- Federación Uruguaya: 1923
- "La Tribuna Popular" Trophy: 1932
- José Piendibene Cup: 1929
- Mirurgia Cup: 1928
- Ricardo Pittaluga Cup: 1928
- Copa Aldao: 1928
- 1928 Summer Olympics Final
- World Cup and Olympic Appearances
- National Appearances
- Part of Uruguays "Iron Curtain" Defence
- World Cup 1930 Final Line-up