Gaizka Mendieta, Spain - 48 years

Gaizka Mendieta from Spain have had advanced positions among the top scorers in Champions League, La Liga and European Championship but never scored enough goals in any season to become the leagues number one top scorer.

His full name is Gaizka Mendieta Zabala and his most common position on the football field was midfielder. He was born in Bilbao, Spain and today he is 48 years old (birth date 27 March 1974). In total he did 40 matches wearing his national team sweater and scored 8 goals in these games. He ended his football career as a player in 2008.

Gaizka Mendieta top scorer record

League, Team Season Age Position Goals Winner/leader
European Championship
2000 26 7 2 Patrick Kluivert and Savo Milosevic
La Liga
1999/2000 26 9 13 Salva
Champions League
1999/2000 26 12 5 Mário Jardel, Raúl and Rivaldo
La Liga
1997/1998 24 16 10 Christian Vieri

Information about Gaizka Mendieta

Complete name
Gaizka Mendieta Zabala
Player position
Date of birth
27 March 1974
Place of birth
Bilbao, Spain
173 cm
National team caps
National team goals
Source: Wikipedia

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