Rafael Márquez

Mexican association football player

Rafael Márquez (born 13 February 1979) is a Mexican football player. He plays for the New York Red Bulls and Mexico national team. He used to play for Barcelona.

Rafael Márquez
Rafael Márquez Álvarez (2009).jpg
Personal information
Full name Rafael Márquez Álvarez
Date of birth (1979-02-13) 13 February 1979 (age 41)
Place of birth Zamora, Mexico
Height 1.82 m (5 ft 11 12 in)
Playing position Defender
Club information
Current team
Barcelona
Number 4
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1996-1999
1999-2003
2003-2010
2010-
Atlas
Monaco
Barcelona
New York Red Bulls
National team
1997- Mexico
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

Club career statisticsEdit

Club performance League CupContinentalTotal
SeasonClubLeague AppsGoals AppsGoalsAppsGoalsAppsGoals
MexicoLeague Cup North AmericaTotal
1996/97 Atlas Primera División 24 2 - - 24 2
1997/98 20 1 - - 20 1
1998/99 33 3 - - 33 3
FranceLeague Coupe de France EuropeTotal
1999/00 Monaco Division 1 23 3 2 0 6 0 31 3
2000/01 15 1 0 0 4 0 22 0
2001/02 19 0 3 0 - 22 0
2002/03 Ligue 1 30 1 0 0 - 30 1
SpainLeague Copa del Rey EuropeTotal
2003/04 Barcelona La Liga 22 1 6 0 3 0 31 1
2004/05 34 3 1 0 6 0 41 3
2005/06 25 0 4 1 8 0 37 1
2006/07 21 1 7 0 7 0 35 1
2007/08 23 2 5 0 8 0 38 2
2008/09 23 1 4 1 9 1 36 3
2009/10
Country Mexico 77 6 - - 77 6
France 87 5 5 0 10 0 102 5
Spain 148 8 27 2 41 1 216 11
Total 312 19 32 2 51 1 395 22

International career statisticsEdit

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Mexico national team
YearAppsGoals
1997 1 0
1998 0 0
1999 12 1
2000 10 2
2001 12 0
2002 7 1
2003 4 1
2004 8 1
2005 9 1
2006 6 1
2007 9 1
2008 6 1
2009 2 0
2010
Total 86 10

ReferencesEdit

  1. Strack-Zimmermann, Benjamin. "Rafael Márquez". www.national-football-teams.com.
  2. [http://www.rsssf.com/miscellaneous/rmarquez-intl.html "Rafael M�rquez - Century of International Appearances"]. www.rsssf.com. replacement character in |title= at position 9 (help)