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Argentinian
18

Federico Fernández

Position:
Defender
Date signed:
9th August 2018

Federico Fernández is a central defender who signed for Newcastle from Swansea City in 2018, having previously played under Rafa Benitez at Napoli.

'Fede' became Newcastle United's seventh signing of summer 2018 after arriving at St. James' Park in a deadline day move from Swansea City.

The 29-year-old Argentine has won 32 full caps for his country and put pen to paper on an initial two-year contract after the Magpies agreed an undisclosed fee with the Swans.

He began his career in his homeland with Estudiantes before moving to Napoli in 2011.

He won the Copa Italia with Gli Azzurri in 2014, as well as playing in the UEFA Champions League.

Fede signed for Swansea in the summer of 2014 and made more than 100 Premier League appearances for the Welsh club.

 

Full Name:
Federico Fernández
Position:
Defender
Squad Number:
18
Nationality:
Argentinian
Date of birth:
21st February 1989
Place of birth:
Tres Algarrobos, Argentina
Height:
190
Weight:
83
Date signed:
9th August 2018
First Team Appearances:
18
Previous club:
Swansea City, Napoli, Estudiantes
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First Team Appearances This Season
18

Goals
0
Big Chances
1
Fouls
16
Tackles
17
Interceptions
26
Minutes Played
1530
Tackles Won and lost
12 / 5
Duels Won and Lost
68 / 58
Aerial duels Won / Lost
54 / 32
Touches
876
Interceptions
26
Clearances
107
Fouls
16

Cards

3 0

Goals

Left Foot
0
Right Foot
0
Head
0
Penalty
0
Short Balls
490 %
Long Balls
152 %
Pass success rate
74.09
Total Passes
642
Key Passses
3
Crosses
4
Shots on Target
2
Shots off Target
3
Blocks
0

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