Carlos Alberto Pena
- Category : 1990-births
- Type : GE
- Profile : 5/1 - Heretical / Investigator
- Definition : Single
- Incarnation Cross : LAX Upheaval 1
Mexican footballer currently playing as a midfielder for Mexican club Guadalajara, having signed with the club On 6 December 2015 with a reported transfer fee of US$8 million. Carlos Peña is known as "Gullit" due to having a similar appearance with Netherlands ex-international footballer, Ruud Gullit.
In late 2012, Peña was called up by José Manuel de la Torre to play for Mexico in the World Cup Qualifiers against Guyana on October 12 and El Salvador on October 16. He was also called up for a friendly against Peru.
Peña was named among the 23-man squad for the 2013 Gold Cup. Mexico was eventually knocked out in the semifinals by runners-up Panama, with Peña appearing in four matches during the competition. He was later called up by Víctor Manuel Vucetich to the 2014 FIFA World Cup Qualifying matches against Panama and Costa Rica. He scored his first international goal against Finland in a friendly match on 30 October 2013. Pena was named in the 23 squad men in the 2014 World Cup. Pena played in the final group stage match against Croatia replacing Oribe Peralta.