Iker Muniain

  • Date of birth : 19/12/1992
  • Position : Midfield
  • Country : Spain Spain
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Iker Muniain

Iker Muniain

Clubs: Athletic Club

UEFA honours
UEFA European Under-19 Championship:
runner-up 2010

Under-21 debut: 2-1 v Denmark (08/02/2011)

• Athletic's youngest player and goalscorer, having found the net on his second appearance for the club, against BSC Young Boys (2-1) in a UEFA Europa League third qualifying round tie in August 2009; also became the youngest person to score in the Liga − aged 16 years and 289 days − when he struck in a 2-2 draw at Real Valladolid CF two months later.

• Nicknamed Bart Simpson for his similarity in appearance to the cartoon character − Muniain also has a drawing of Bart on his shinpads.

• Despite being the youngest member of the U21 squad, Muniain has made more than 60 Liga appearances, registering nine goals.

Last updated: 06/06/11 18.37CET


UEFA Best Player in Europe Award

Team of the Year

General info

  • Name: Iker Muniain
  • Position: Midfield
  • Date of birth (Age): 19/12/1992 (22)
  • Country: Spain
  • Squad number: 19
  • Club: Athletic ( ESP)

  • Height: 169cm
  • Weight: 63kg

  • Currently playing:
    • UEFA Europa League 2015/16

  • UEFA competition debut:
  • Club: UEFA Cup (Third qualifying round)
    30/07/09: Athletic 0-1 Young Boys
  • National team: UEFA European Under-17 Championship (Qualifying round)
    22/10/08: Spain 6-0 Estonia

Career statistics

National team record in UEFA competitions

Spain U-21256
Spain U-1950
Spain U-1770

Club record in UEFA competitions

UEFA Champions League
UEFA Europa League
Last updated: 27/02/2015 01:13 CET