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Andres Iniesta Biography

Andrés Iniesta Luján is a Spanish football midfielder , who plays for La Liga club FC Barcelona, and the Spanish national team. He began his youth career at Albacete and senior club Barcelona team to victory in the Nike Premier Cup. Iniesta captained of Barcelona Under-15 and established himself as a player of the tournament in the season 2005-06. Iniesta developed himself and delighted the world with in a central or wide role and amazing dribbling skills in the season 2008-09. however due to his knee injury affected his contribution in the season 2009-10. During the season he made a one-year extension to his Barcelona contract which now runs until 2015 and his buy-out clause was raised from €150 million to €200 million. He played for his national team at Under-16, Under-19 and Under-21 levels. Although he was selected in FIFA World Cup (2006 and 2010) and the tournament's All-Star Team. Iniesta also became the Man of the Match of two other World Cup games and went on to win UEFA Best Player in Europe Award in the season 2011-2012.
Basic Player Info
Full Name Andrés Iniesta Luján
Nationality Spain
Position Midfielder
Current Club FC Barcelona
Shirt Number 8
Career
Clubs
FC Barcelona Jul 2002 - Present
National
Spain Jan 2006 - Present
Stats
Clubs
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FC Barcelona
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Season Tournament Appearances Goals Assists Yellow Cards Red Cards Minutes Played
2017/2018 Primera División 12 1 0 0 0 787
UEFA Champions League 4 0 1 0 0 312
Super Cup 1 0 0 0 0 68
2016/2017 Primera División 23 0 3 2 0 1329
UEFA Champions League 8 1 1 2 0 593
Copa del Rey 5 0 0 2 0 333
Super Cup 1 0 0 0 0 36
2015/2016 Primera División 28 1 2 2 0 2247
UEFA Champions League 7 0 0 1 0 553
Copa del Rey 4 0 0 3 0 346
Super Cup 2 0 0 1 0 128
UEFA Super Cup 1 0 0 0 0 63
2014/2015 Primera División 24 0 1 3 0 1590
UEFA Champions League 11 0 5 0 0 787
Copa del Rey 7 3 0 0 0 550
2013/2014 Primera División 35 3 6 0 0 2481
UEFA Champions League 9 0 3 2 0 779
Copa del Rey 6 0 0 0 0 320
Super Cup 2 0 0 0 0 107
2012/2013 Primera División 31 3 16 4 0 2093
UEFA Champions League 10 1 1 1 0 803
Copa del Rey 5 2 2 0 0 435
Super Cup 2 0 1 0 0 180
2011/2012 Primera División 27 2 11 3 0 1860
UEFA Champions League 8 3 1 1 0 573
Copa del Rey 6 2 0 1 0 303
Super Cup 2 1 0 0 0 180
UEFA Super Cup 1 0 0 1 0 90
2010/2011 Primera División 34 8 4 1 0 2797
UEFA Champions League 10 1 7 3 0 899
Copa del Rey 5 0 0 0 0 418
Super Cup 1 0 0 0 0 33
2009/2010 Primera División 29 1 5 2 0 1926
UEFA Champions League 9 0 1 1 0 593
Copa del Rey 3 0 0 0 0 245
2008/2009 Primera División 26 4 0 3 0 1921
UEFA Champions League 11 1 2 2 0 931
2007/2008 Primera División 31 3 0 6 0 2614
UEFA Champions League 11 1 0 0 0 814
2006/2007 Primera División 37 6 0 4 0 2692
UEFA Champions League 8 2 0 0 0 482
UEFA Super Cup 1 0 0 0 0 33
2005/2006 Primera División 33 0 0 3 0 1646
UEFA Champions League 11 1 0 1 0 530
2004/2005 Primera División 37 2 0 2 0 1674
2003/2004 Primera División 11 1 0 0 0 498
Total 590 54 73 57 0 40672
National
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Spain
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Season Tournament Appearances Goals Assists Yellow Cards Red Cards Minutes Played
2018 Russia WC Qualification Europe 6 0 2 0 0 490
2016 France EC Qualification 5 1 0 0 0 331
European Championship 4 0 1 0 0 360
2014 Brazil WC Qualification Europe 8 0 1 0 0 595
World Cup 3 0 1 0 0 270
2013 Brazil Confederations Cup 5 0 0 0 0 404
2012 Poland/Ukraine European Championship 6 0 2 0 0 551
EC Qualification 5 1 2 0 0 425
2010 South Africa WC Qualification Europe 6 1 0 2 0 434
World Cup 6 2 0 1 0 557
2008 Austria/Switzerland EC Qualification 11 3 0 1 0 739
European Championship 6 0 0 1 0 419
2006 Germany World Cup 1 0 0 0 0 90
Total 72 8 9 5 0 5665

Andres Iniesta Latest News & Articles

Barcelona transfer news: Iniesta talks about Coutinho, huge boost in Brazilian's pursuit and more - 14th December 2017
Barcelona transfer news: Iniesta talks about Coutinho, huge boost in Brazilian's pursuit and more - 14th December 2017
All the transfer news related to Barcelona Football Club
ISL 2017: When Kerala Blasters star Iain Hume scored against Andres Iniesta's Spain in U20 World Cup
ISL 2017: When Kerala Blasters star Iain Hume scored against Andres Iniesta's Spain in U20 World Cup
The forward's goal from 14 years ago is worth watching over and over again.
FIFA Club World Cup 2017: 5 records that could be broken
FIFA Club World Cup 2017: 5 records that could be broken
As Real Madrid begin their quest for back-to-back Club World Cup titles, here are some records that might be broken
10 legendary footballers who have never won the Ballon d'Or
10 legendary footballers who have never won the Ballon d'Or
They won a host of trophies for club and country but never won the Ballon d'Or
5 things that come to mind when one thinks of FC Barcelona
5 things that come to mind when one thinks of FC Barcelona
What are the first 5 things that come to your mind when you think of FC Barcelona?
Top 5 active longest serving one-club players in Europe
Top 5 active longest serving one-club players in Europe
5 of the most loyal players in Europe
5 midfielders who can replace Andres Iniesta at Barcelona
5 midfielders who can replace Andres Iniesta at Barcelona
Andres Iniesta's potential replacements at Barcelona
5 records Lionel Messi can break in the next four years
5 records Lionel Messi can break in the next four years
Now that he's committed himself to Barcelona for four more years, here are some of the records that are awaiting Lionel Messi in Spain.
5 players Barcelona cannot afford to drop
5 players Barcelona cannot afford to drop
Barcelona might be currently sitting comfortably atop the La Liga table, but here are five players they cannot afford to drop.
5 ways Ernesto Valverde can make Barcelona's season perfect 
5 ways Ernesto Valverde can make Barcelona's season perfect 
Barcelona are having a wonderful season so far, but there are a few things which Valverde can further do to perfect Barcelona's season
Former Barcelona superstar admits he could make stunning €91m return to Camp Nou
Former Barcelona superstar admits he could make stunning €91m return to Camp Nou
Can Barcelona pull off a move that would guarantee them the La Liga title?
Top 10 active footballers apart from Ronaldo and Messi 
Top 10 active footballers apart from Ronaldo and Messi 
From 2007 to 2017, who all make it into the list if Ronaldo and Messi are not taken into account?
Reports: Barcelona to sign £88m Real Madrid star in hugely complicated deal
Reports: Barcelona to sign £88m Real Madrid star in hugely complicated deal
Florentino Perez might have no say in the matter
Reports: Barcelona to hijack Arsenal's €100 million move for midfielder to replace Andres Iniesta
Reports: Barcelona to hijack Arsenal's €100 million move for midfielder to replace Andres Iniesta
Barca might have to part with a massive €280,000-a-week salary!
5 reasons why Barcelona can win the Champions League
5 reasons why Barcelona can win the Champions League
Under a new coach, the Azulgranas look all set to make it big. From good form to improved defensive stats, these could shape up their fate.
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