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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
Debut:
vs Chelsea - 26th August 2018
First Team Appearances:
11
Previous club:
Swansea City, Napoli, Estudiantes
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First Team Appearances This Season
11

Goals
2
Big Chances
0
Fouls
7
Tackles
21
Interceptions
11
Minutes Played
743
Tackles Won and lost
13 / 8
Duels Won and Lost
45 / 22
Aerial duels Won / Lost
63 / 6
Touches
462
Interceptions
11
Clearances
73
Fouls
7

Cards

4 0

Goals

Left Foot
0
Right Foot
1
Head
1
Penalty
0
Short Balls
177 %
Long Balls
64 %
Pass success rate
62.40
Total Passes
241
Key Passses
1
Crosses
14
Shots on Target
3
Shots off Target
3
Blocks
0

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