Javier Saviola

Argentine footballer

Javier Saviola (born 11 December 1981) is an Argentine football player. He plays for Benfica.

Javier Saviola
Javier Saviola 15abr2007.jpg
Personal information
Full name Javier Pedro Saviola
Date of birth (1981-12-11) 11 December 1981 (age 38)
Place of birth Buenos Aires, Argentina
Height 1.68 m (5 ft 6 in)
Playing position Striker
Club information
Current team
Benfica
Number 30
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1998-2001
2001-2007
2004-2005
2005-2006
2007-2009
2009-
River Plate
Barcelona
Monaco (loan)
Sevilla (loan)
Real Madrid
Benfica
National team
2000-2007 Argentina
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

Club career statisticsEdit

Club performance League CupContinentalTotal
SeasonClubLeague AppsGoals AppsGoalsAppsGoalsAppsGoals
ArgentinaLeague Cup South AmericaTotal
1998/99 River Plate Primera División 20 7 - 20 7
1999/00 31 17 - 31 17
2000/01 35 20 - 35 20
SpainLeague Copa del Rey EuropeTotal
2001/02 Barcelona La Liga 32 17 1 0 11 4 44 21
2002/03 36 13 1 0 14 7 50 20
2003/04 33 14 5 2 7 3 40 17
FranceLeague Coupe de France EuropeTotal
2004/05 Monaco Ligue 1 29 7 0 0 7 4 36 11
SpainLeague Copa del Rey EuropeTotal
2005/06 Sevilla La Liga 30 9 0 0 12 6 42 6
2006/07 Barcelona La Liga 18 5 5 5 1 0 24 10
2007/08 Real Madrid La Liga 9 3 6 0 2 0 17 3
2008/09 8 1 2 1 4 0 14 2
PortugalLeague Cup of Portugal EuropeTotal
2009/10 Benfica Portuguese Liga
Country Argentina 86 44 - 86 44
Spain 163 61 20 8 51 20 234 89
France 29 7 0 0 7 4 36 11
Portugal 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Total 278 112 20 8 58 24 356 144

International career statisticsEdit

[1]

Argentina national team
YearAppsGoals
2000 1 0
2001 0 0
2002 3 0
2003 8 3
2004 10 5
2005 8 1
2006 5 1
2007 4 1
Total 39 11

ReferencesEdit

  1. Strack-Zimmermann, Benjamin. "Javier Saviola". www.national-football-teams.com.