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Bruno Soriano

Bruno Soriano

Clubs: Villarreal CF

• Bruno came through the youth set-up at Villarreal and represented the club's B team in 2004/05 and 2005/06.

• Made his debut for Villarreal on 15 July 2006 in a 2-1 home defeat by NK Maribor in a UEFA Intertoto Cup third round tie.

• Joined the first-team squad in 2007/08 but struggled to gain a regular place in Manuel Pellegrini's side over the next two seasons; made his first UEFA Champions League appearance and first start in the 2008/09 group games against Celtic FC.

• Ousted Sebastián Eguren from the midfield holding slot following Pellegrini's departure and made 31 Liga starts in 2009/10.

• Completed 100 Liga appearances for the Yellow Submarine in 2010/11 while still waiting to score his first goal; earned his first international cap in Spain's first match following their 2010 FIFA World Cup win – a friendly away to Mexico on 11 August 2010 (1-1).

Last updated: 20/04/11 21.36CET

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UEFA Best Player in Europe Award

Team of the Year

General info

  • Name: Bruno Soriano
  • Position: Midfield
  • Date of birth (Age): 12/06/1984 (32)
  • Country: Spain
  • Squad number: 21
  • Club: Villarreal ( ESP)

  • Height: 184cm
  • Weight: 73kg

  • Currently playing:
    • UEFA Champions League 2016/17
    • UEFA Europa League 2016/17

  • UEFA competition debut:
  • Club: UEFA Intertoto Cup (Third round)
    15/07/06: Villarreal 1-2 Maribor
  • National team: UEFA European Football Championship (Qualifying round)
    15/11/14: Spain 3-0 Belarus

Career statistics

National team record in UEFA competitions

TeamPGS
Spain30
Total30

Club record in UEFA competitions

UEFA Champions League
ClubPGS
Villarreal160
Total160
UEFA Europa League
ClubPGS
Villarreal525
Total525
UEFA Intertoto Cup
ClubPGS
Villarreal10
Total10
Last updated: 25/11/2016 01:26 CET