Esteban Cambiasso

  • Date of birth : 18/08/1980
  • Position : Midfield
  • Country : Argentina Argentina
 
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Esteban Cambiasso

Esteban Cambiasso

Clubs: CA Independiente, CA River Plate, Real Madrid CF, FC Internazionale Milano

UEFA honours
UEFA Champions League: winner 2010
UEFA Super Cup: winner 2002
European/South American Cup: winner 2002

• Born in Buenos Aires to a family with Italian roots, Cambiasso left his homeland to join Madrid's youth academy aged 15 and helped Argentina win the 1997 FIFA U-20 World Cup in Malaysia.

• Spent three years back in his home city with Independiente and one with River Plate, which he concluded with a Clausura championship triumph; returned to Madrid in 2002 and won the UEFA Super Cup, European/South American Cup and the Spanish Liga in his first season.

• Joined Inter in 2004 and settled quickly into life in Serie A, winning the Coppa Italia in each of his first two campaigns then four successive Serie A titles.

• Represented Argentina at the 2006 FIFA World Cup, scoring a memorable goal in the group stage against Serbia & Montenegro; also competed at the 2005 FIFA Confederations Cup and 2007 Copa América but omitted from the 2010 World Cup squad by Diego Maradona despite an impressive season.

• Won his fifth Scudetto and another Coppa Italia during a 2009/10 campaign which concluded with a UEFA Champions League final victory against FC Bayern München at his former home, the Santiago Bernabéu.

• Returned to the international fray under new coach Sergio Batista in August 2010 and helped Argentina overwhelm newly-crowned world champions Spain 4-1 in Buenos Aires.

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General info

  • Name: Esteban Cambiasso
  • Position: Midfield
  • Date of birth (Age): 18/08/1980 (35)
  • Country: Argentina
  • Squad number: 91
  • Club: Olympiacos ( GRE)

  • Height: 177cm
  • Weight: 78kg

  • Currently playing:
    • UEFA Champions League 2016/17

  • UEFA competition debut:
  • Club: UEFA Super Cup (Final)
    30/08/02: Real Madrid 3-1 Feyenoord

Career statistics

Club record in UEFA competitions

UEFA Champions League
ClubPGS
Olympiacos30
Real Madrid140
Internazionale666
Total836
EUSA Cup
ClubPGS
Real Madrid10
Total10
UEFA Super Cup
ClubPGS
Real Madrid10
Internazionale10
Total20
UEFA Europa League
ClubPGS
Internazionale131
Olympiacos10
Total141
Last updated: 26/02/2016 01:09 CET