Maxwell

  • Date of birth : 27/08/1981
  • Position : Defender
  • Country : Brazil Brazil
 
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Maxwell

Maxwell

Clubs: Cruzeiro EC, AFC Ajax, Empoli FC, FC Internazionale Milano, FC Barcelona, Paris Saint-Germain FC

• Started out in Brazil with Cruzeiro but moved to Europe aged 19, joining Ajax after impressing in an international youth tournament.

• Left-back won the Dutch double in his first season and played a starring role in Ajax's 2003/04 Eredivisie title triumph, making 31 appearances, scoring twice and winning the Golden Shoe as the Netherlands' footballer of the year.

• Ajax career ended prematurely after sustaining a serious knee injury in a Dutch Cup semi-final against Willem II in April 2005. Made no further appearances for the club before departing in 2006, initially to Empoli then Inter.

• Won the Scudetto in each of his three seasons with Inter, accumulating 79 Serie A appearances and scoring two goals; periodically deployed as a midfielder/winger by Roberto Mancini and José Mourinho.

• Joined European champions Barça in July 2009 on a five-year contract for a fee of €5m − scored his first goal for the Azulgrana in a Copa del Rey encounter with AD Ceuta (2-0) on 26 October 2010.

• Played seven times in Barcelona's victorious UEFA Champions League campaign of 2010/11 before making the move to Paris Saint-Germain FC in January 2012.

• Swiftly became a mainstay in Paris, helping the side to second place in Ligue 1 during his first season, and to a first title since 1994 in 2012/13 as well as a place in the UEFA Champions League quarter-finals. 

UEFA honours
UEFA Champions League: winner 2011
UEFA Super Cup: winner 2009, 2011

Last updated: 02/08/13 14.43CET

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Match log

DateCompetitionPhaseMinsGSA
The home team is listed first.Last updated: 22/05/2016 05:07 CET
07.08.2015French Ligue 1LOSCLOSC0-1ParisParis9000
16.08.2015French Ligue 1ParisParis2-0AjaccioAjaccio9000
21.08.2015French Ligue 1MontpellierMontpellier0-1ParisParis9001
30.08.2015French Ligue 1MonacoMonaco0-3ParisParis9000
11.09.2015French Ligue 1ParisParis2-2BordeauxBordeaux6700
15.09.2015UEFA Champions LeagueGroup stageParisParis2-0MalmöMalmö9000
22.09.2015French Ligue 1ParisParis3-0GuingampGuingamp9000
30.09.2015UEFA Champions LeagueGroup stageShakhtar DonetskShakhtar Donetsk0-3ParisParis9001
04.10.2015French Ligue 1ParisParis2-1MarseilleMarseille9000
17.10.2015French Ligue 1BastiaBastia0-2ParisParis8600
21.10.2015UEFA Champions LeagueGroup stageParisParis0-0Real MadridReal Madrid9000
30.10.2015French Ligue 1RennesRennes0-1ParisParis9000
03.11.2015UEFA Champions LeagueGroup stageReal MadridReal Madrid1-0ParisParis9000
21.11.2015French Ligue 1LorientLorient1-2ParisParis9000
25.11.2015UEFA Champions LeagueGroup stageMalmöMalmö0-5ParisParis9001
01.12.2015French Ligue 1AngersAngers0-0ParisParis9000
13.12.2015French Ligue 1ParisParis5-1LyonLyon9000
19.12.2015French Ligue 1CaenCaen0-3ParisParis9000
08.01.2016French Ligue 1ParisParis2-0BastiaBastia9010
16.01.2016French Ligue 1ToulouseToulouse0-1ParisParis9000
31.01.2016French Ligue 1St-ÉtienneSt-Étienne0-2ParisParis9000
07.02.2016French Ligue 1MarseilleMarseille1-2ParisParis9001
10.02.2016French CupRound of 16ParisParis3-0LyonLyon9000
16.02.2016UEFA Champions LeagueRound of 16ParisParis2-1ChelseaChelsea9000
28.02.2016French Ligue 1LyonLyon2-1ParisParis9000
02.03.2016French CupQuarter-finalsSt-ÉtienneSt-Étienne1-3ParisParis1100
05.03.2016French Ligue 1ParisParis0-0MontpellierMontpellier9000
09.03.2016UEFA Champions LeagueRound of 16ChelseaChelsea1-2ParisParis9000
13.03.2016French Ligue 1TroyesTroyes0-9ParisParis2900
20.03.2016French Ligue 1ParisParis0-2MonacoMonaco9000
02.04.2016French Ligue 1ParisParis4-1NiceNice9000
06.04.2016UEFA Champions LeagueQuarter-finalsParisParis2-2Man. CityMan. City9000
12.04.2016UEFA Champions LeagueQuarter-finalsMan. CityMan. City1-0ParisParis9000
16.04.2016French Ligue 1ParisParis6-0CaenCaen2210
19.04.2016French CupSemi-finalsLorientLorient0-1ParisParis9000
29.04.2016French Ligue 1ParisParis4-0RennesRennes9010
07.05.2016French Ligue 1AjaccioAjaccio0-4ParisParis1201
11.05.2016French Ligue 1BordeauxBordeaux1-1ParisParis2700
14.05.2016French Ligue 1ParisParis4-0NantesNantes9000
21.05.2016French CupFinalMarseilleMarseille2-4ParisParis9000

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General info

  • Name: Maxwell
  • Position: Defender
  • Date of birth (Age): 27/08/1981 (34)
  • Country: Brazil
  • Squad number: 17
  • Club: Paris ( FRA)

  • Height: 177cm
  • Weight: 81kg

  • Currently playing:
    • UEFA Champions League 2015/16

  • UEFA competition debut:
  • Club: UEFA Champions League (Third qualifying round)
    22/08/01: Celtic 0-1 Ajax

Career statistics

Club record in UEFA competitions

UEFA Champions League
ClubPGS
Barcelona170
Internazionale130
Ajax260
Paris370
Total930
UEFA Europa League
ClubPGS
Ajax51
Total51
Last updated: 13/04/2016 01:09 CET