Fernando Gago

Born Apr 10, 1986

Fernando Rubén Gago is an Argentine footballer who plays for La Liga club Valencia CF and the Argentine national team. His Real Madrid profile describes Gago as a "very dynamic footballer who predicates his game on ball movement. He is also capable of reaching the opponent's box, possesses tremendous vision for the game, can cover lots of ground and knows how to protect the ball.… Read More

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1986 Birth Born on April 10, 1986.


2004 18 Years Old Gago came from the youth divisions of Boca Juniors, made his professional debut with Boca in the 1–0 victory over Quilmes on 5 December 2004. … Read More
2005 19 Years Old 1 More Event
Gago was part of the under-20 squad which won the 2005 FIFA World Youth Championship and was one of many touted "future stars" in the competition.


On 15 November 2006, Real Madrid President confirmed the signings of Gago, as well as compatriot Gonzalo Higuaín of River Plate, as part of his policy to sign younger players to gradually replace the older stars in the squad. … Read More
Gago made his debut for Madrid in the 2–0 La Liga defeat against Deportivo de La Coruña on 7 January 2007. … Read More
2008 22 Years Old In beginning of the 2008–09 season, Gago only played two games due to an injury he picked up during the Champions League match against BATE Borisov. … Read More
2011 25 Years Old On 31 August 2011, Gago moved on loan to Italian Serie A side Roma, with a view to a permanent move, until the end of the 2011–12 season, having amassed a 100 appearances for Real Madrid in La Liga during his four-and-a-half years at the club. … Read More
2012 26 Years Old 1 More Event
On 19 July 2012, shortly after returning from loan to Real Madrid, Valencia announced it had purchased Gago for a reported fee in the region of €3.5 million. … Read More
2013 27 Years Old 1 More Event
In 2013, it was officially confirmed that Gago's old club Boca Juniors had bought 50% of his playing rights from Valencia for a fee of €1.7 million. … Read More
2014 28 Years Old Gago was named in Argentina's 23-man squad for the 2014 FIFA World Cup. … Read More
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