Álvaro Recoba

Uruguayan footballer

Álvaro Recoba (born 17 March 1976) is an Uruguayan football player. He plays for Danubio.

Álvaro Recoba
Alvaro Recoba.jpg
Personal information
Full name Álvaro Alexander Recoba
Date of birth (1976-03-17) 17 March 1976 (age 44)
Place of birth Montevideo, Uruguay
Height 1.76 m (5 ft 9 12 in)
Playing position Midfielder
Club information
Current team
Danubio
Number 17
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1994-1995
1996-1997
1997-2008
1999
2007-2008
2008-2009
2010-
Danubio
Nacional
Internazionale Milano
Venezia (loan)
Torino (loan)
Panionios
Danubio
National team
1995-2007 Uruguay
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

Club career statistics[1]Edit

Club performance League CupContinentalTotal
SeasonClubLeague AppsGoals AppsGoalsAppsGoalsAppsGoals
UruguayLeague Cup South AmericaTotal
1994 Danubio Primera División 14 6 14 6
1995 20 5 20 5
1996 Nacional Primera División 22 8 22 8
1997 11 9 11 9
ItalyLeague Coppa Italia EuropeTotal
1997/98 Internazionale Milano Serie A 8 3 5 2 6 0 19 5
1998/99 1 0 1 0 2 0 4 0
1998/99 Venezia Serie A 19 11 0 0 0 0 19 11
1999/00 Internazionale Milano Serie A 27 10 6 0 0 0 33 10
2000/01 29 8 3 2 9 5 41 15
2001/02 18 6 0 0 4 0 22 6
2002/03 27 9 1 0 14 3 42 12
2003/04 19 8 3 0 7 3 29 11
2004/05 13 3 4 2 5 1 22 6
2005/06 20 5 3 0 7 1 30 6
2006/07 13 1 3 0 2 0 18 1
2007/08 Torino Serie A 22 1 2 2 0 0 24 3
GreeceLeague Greek Football Cup EuropeTotal
2008/09 Panionios Super League 14 4 2 1 - 16 5
2009/10 5 0 0 0 - 5 0
UruguayLeague Cup South AmericaTotal
2009/10 Danubio Primera División
Country Uruguay 67 28 67 28
Italy 216 65 31 8 56 13 303 86
Greece 19 4 2 1 - 21 5
Total 302 97 33 9 56 13 391 119

International career statistics[2]Edit

Uruguay national team
YearAppsGoals
1995 2 0
1996 3 3
1997 12 3
1998 0 0
1999 2 0
2000 9 1
2001 11 1
2002 7 1
2003 8 0
2004 4 0
2005 6 1
2006 0 0
2007 5 1
Total 69 11

ReferencesEdit

  1. Strack-Zimmermann, Benjamin. "Álvaro Recoba". www.national-football-teams.com.
  2. "Alvaro Recoba - International Appearances". www.rsssf.com.