Gaizka Mendieta, Spain - 47 years

Gaizka Mendieta from Spain have had advanced positions among the top scorers in Champions League 1999/2000, La Liga 1999/2000 and European Championship 2000 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 47 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.

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

Information about Gaizka Mendieta

Complete name
Gaizka Mendieta Zabala
Player position
Midfielder
Date of birth
27 March 1974
Place of birth
Bilbao, Spain
Retired
2008
Height
173 cm
National team caps
40
National team goals
8
Source: Wikipedia

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