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Pepe Reina

Pepe Reina

Clubs: FC Barcelona, Villarreal CF, Liverpool FC, SSC Napoli (loan)

• Although Madrid-born – and the son of Miguel Reina, a former goalkeeping great with Club Atlético de Madrid – he began his career in Catalonia with FC Barcelona and played in both UEFA Cup semi-final legs against Liverpool during his debut season in the first team, 2000/01.

• Left for Villarreal CF after struggling to displace Argentinian international Roberto Bonano at Barça and had three seasons with the Yellow Submarine, helping them to the UEFA Cup semi-finals in 2003/04. 

• Joined Liverpool and was the penalty shoot-out hero in Liverpool's 2006 FA Cup final triumph over West Ham United FC; also saved two spot kicks against Chelsea FC in the 2007 UEFA Champions League semi-final and kept seven clean sheets in 12 games as Liverpool finished runners-up to AC Milan.

• Given his international debut against Uruguay in an August 2005 friendly and made one appearance in Spain's UEFA EURO 2008 triumph, but remained on the bench at the 2006 and 2010 FIFA World Cups, picking up a winners' medal in the latter.

• Broke Ray Clemence and Bruce Grobelaar's Liverpool record of 150 clean sheets when he kept goal in a 2-0 League Cup quarter-final victory against Chelsea FC on 29 November 2011.

• Kept goal in both domestic cup finals in 2011/12, helping Liverpool to a penalty shoot-out victory against Cardiff City FC in the League Cup showpiece; remained on the bench for Spain's historic UEFA EURO 2012 triumph.

• Opted to join former Liverpool boss Rafael Benítez in Italy at the start of the 2013/14 season when the Spaniard took over at Napoli, and immediately became first choice. Became the first man to prevent Mario Balotelli scoring from the penalty spot in his fourth league game for the club. 

UEFA honours
UEFA European Championship:
winner 2008, 2012
UEFA Champions League: runner-up 2007
UEFA Super Cup: winner 2005
UEFA European Under-16 Championship: winner 1999

Last updated: 14/11/13 19.58CET

Match log

The home team is listed first.Last updated: 15/06/2016 16:17 CET
23.08.2015Italian Serie ASassuoloSassuolo2-1NapoliNapoli9000
30.08.2015Italian Serie ANapoliNapoli2-2SampdoriaSampdoria9000
13.09.2015Italian Serie AEmpoliEmpoli2-2NapoliNapoli9000
20.09.2015Italian Serie ANapoliNapoli5-0LazioLazio9000
23.09.2015Italian Serie ACarpiCarpi0-0NapoliNapoli9000
26.09.2015Italian Serie ANapoliNapoli2-1JuventusJuventus9000
04.10.2015Italian Serie AMilanMilan0-4NapoliNapoli9000
18.10.2015Italian Serie ANapoliNapoli2-1FiorentinaFiorentina9000
25.10.2015Italian Serie AChievoChievo0-1NapoliNapoli9000
28.10.2015Italian Serie ANapoliNapoli2-0PalermoPalermo9000
01.11.2015Italian Serie AGenoaGenoa0-0NapoliNapoli9000
08.11.2015Italian Serie ANapoliNapoli1-0UdineseUdinese9000
22.11.2015Italian Serie AVeronaVerona0-2NapoliNapoli9000
30.11.2015Italian Serie ANapoliNapoli2-1InternazionaleInternazionale9000
06.12.2015Italian Serie ABolognaBologna3-2NapoliNapoli9000
13.12.2015Italian Serie ANapoliNapoli0-0RomaRoma9000
16.12.2015Italian CupRound of 16NapoliNapoli3-0VeronaVerona9000
20.12.2015Italian Serie AAtalantaAtalanta1-3NapoliNapoli9000
06.01.2016Italian Serie ANapoliNapoli2-1TorinoTorino9000
10.01.2016Italian Serie AFrosinoneFrosinone1-5NapoliNapoli9000
16.01.2016Italian Serie ANapoliNapoli3-1SassuoloSassuolo9000
19.01.2016Italian CupQuarter-finalsNapoliNapoli0-2InternazionaleInternazionale9000
24.01.2016Italian Serie ASampdoriaSampdoria2-4NapoliNapoli9000
31.01.2016Italian Serie ANapoliNapoli5-1EmpoliEmpoli9000
03.02.2016Italian Serie ALazioLazio0-2NapoliNapoli9000
07.02.2016Italian Serie ANapoliNapoli1-0CarpiCarpi9000
13.02.2016Italian Serie AJuventusJuventus1-0NapoliNapoli9000
22.02.2016Italian Serie ANapoliNapoli1-1MilanMilan9000
29.02.2016Italian Serie AFiorentinaFiorentina1-1NapoliNapoli9000
05.03.2016Italian Serie ANapoliNapoli3-1ChievoChievo9000
13.03.2016Italian Serie APalermoPalermo0-1NapoliNapoli9000
20.03.2016Italian Serie ANapoliNapoli3-1GenoaGenoa9000
10.04.2016Italian Serie ANapoliNapoli3-0VeronaVerona9000
16.04.2016Italian Serie AInternazionaleInternazionale2-0NapoliNapoli9000
19.04.2016Italian Serie ANapoliNapoli6-0BolognaBologna9000
25.04.2016Italian Serie ARomaRoma1-0NapoliNapoli9000
02.05.2016Italian Serie ANapoliNapoli2-1AtalantaAtalanta9000
08.05.2016Italian Serie ATorinoTorino1-2NapoliNapoli9000
14.05.2016Italian Serie ANapoliNapoli4-0FrosinoneFrosinone9000

UEFA Best Player in Europe Award

Team of the Year


General info

  • Name: Pepe Reina
  • Position: Goalkeeper
  • Date of birth (Age): 31/08/1982 (33)
  • Country: Spain
  • Squad number: 25
  • Club: Napoli ( ITA)

  • Height: 188cm
  • Weight: 86kg

  • UEFA competition debut:
  • Club: UEFA Cup (Third round)
    07/12/00: Barcelona 1-1 Club Brugge
  • National team: UEFA European Under-16 Championship (Qualifying round)
    04/03/99: Spain 6-0 Malta

Career statistics

National team record in UEFA competitions

Spain U-2190
Spain U-1680

Club record in UEFA competitions

UEFA Champions League
UEFA Super Cup
UEFA Europa League
UEFA Intertoto Cup
Last updated: 17/05/2016 13:48 CET