Natural team leader even with the disadvantage of not sharing a common tongue with most of the players. Nominally captains the team whenever he plays, as he has both charisma and experience to back it up.
Sometimes accused of being a lax commander, which may have something to do with his easy acceptance. A competent free-kick taker too, but usually passes such chances to other teammates.
Brought in as Ding Sun-Nee's replacement, the Egypt-based Argentinean nevertheless plays almost exclusively on the right while Dewilde took over the left.
Known for crowd-pleasing little taunts, his form has dipped noticeably in the S-League. Made player-coach early in Grilled's second S-League season, he took to his new responsibilities with renewed vigour.
By far the most successful of Grilled's coaches in absolute terms, with two Singapore Cups and a bunch of top-half S-League finishes under his belt.
Finally deregistered as a squad member at the ripe old age of 48 due to injuries, Alcántara remains as a part-time assistant coach and full-time ambassador for the club.