Carlos Tévez

  • Date of birth : 05/02/1984
  • Position : Forward
  • Country : Argentina Argentina
 
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Carlos Tévez

Carlos Tévez

Clubs: CA Boca Juniors, SC Corinthians Paulista, West Ham United FC, Manchester United FC, Manchester City FC, Juventus

• Born and raised in Buenos Aires, Tévez joined Boca Juniors as a schoolboy and rose to prominence with the club, winning four major trophies including, in 2003, the Copa Libertadores and the European/South American Cup, in which Boca defeated AC Milan in Tokyo.

• Voted South American Footballer of the Year three times in succession (2003-05), he enjoyed success in Brazil with Corinthians, inspiring the team to the Brazilian title in 2005.

• First capped by Argentina in March 2004, he won Olympic gold that year – scoring a tournament-best eight goals in Athens − and played in major tournaments for the senior team in four consecutive summers from 2004-07, including the 2006 FIFA World Cup.

• Left Corinthians after that competition in a complex transfer to English club West Ham in tandem with compatriot Javier Mascherano.

• Saved West Ham from relegation before joining Manchester United, where he won several trophies including the UEFA Champions League and two Premier League titles.

• Left United in a high-profile, cross-city move to Manchester City in summer 2009 and enjoyed the most prolific season of his career, scoring 29 goals in all competitions, including 23 in the Premier League; rewarded with the captaincy for the 2010/11 campaign by coach Roberto Mancini.

• Featured for Argentina at 2010 FIFA World Cup, taking his international tally into double figures by scoring twice in a last-16 victory over Mexico (3-1).

• Out of favour at City for the most of 2011/12 season but returned to score a number of crucial goals at the end of the term to help the side lift the Premier League title.  

• Six league goals followed in 28 Premier League appearances the following campaign for the Citizens, before a summer transfer to Serie A champions Juventus was agreed 

UEFA honours
UEFA Champions League: winner 2008, runner-up 2009
European/South American Cup: winner 2003

Last updated: 21/08/13 13.05CET

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General info

  • Name: Carlos Tévez
  • Position: Forward
  • Date of birth (Age): 05/02/1984 (30)
  • Country: Argentina
  • Squad number: 10
  • Club: Juventus ( ITA)

  • Height: 173cm
  • Weight: 73kg

  • Currently playing:
    • UEFA Champions League 2014/15

  • UEFA competition debut:
  • Club: EUSA Cup (Final)
    14/12/03: Milan 1-1 Boca Juniors

Career statistics

Club record in UEFA competitions

UEFA Champions League
ClubPGS
Juventus123
Man. United216
Man. City60
Total399
EUSA Cup
ClubPGS
Boca Juniors10
Total10
UEFA Super Cup
ClubPGS
Man. United10
Total10
UEFA Europa League
ClubPGS
Juventus61
Man. City70
West Ham20
Total151
Last updated: 10/12/2014 01:11 CET
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