Giovani dos Santos

Born May 11, 1989

Giovani dos Santos Ramírez is a Mexican footballer who currently plays as an attacking midfielder for English Premier League club Tottenham Hotspur. He can also play as a winger or second striker. Since joining Tottenham, he has had loan spells at Ipswich Town, Galatasaray and Racing de Santander. He previously played for FC Barcelona. Dos Santos was a member of the Mexican National U-17 team that won the 2005 U-17 World Cup held in Peru.… Read More

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  • Galaxy's Dos Santos, Van Damme Named To Mls Best Xi
    LATimes - Dec 05, 2016
  • Galaxy Come Of Age Behind Newly Mature Giovani Dos Santos
    LATimes - Oct 29, 2016
  • Former Track Star Ema Boateng Scores Two Goals To Help Galaxy Advance In Mls Playoffs
    LATimes - Oct 27, 2016
  • Mexico Edge New Zealand 2 1 In Football Friendly
    Yahoo News - Oct 09, 2016


Learn about the memorable moments in the evolution of Giovani dos Santos.


1989 Birth Born on May 11, 1989.


2005 16 Years Old 1 More Event
Giovani was a member of the Mexico under-17 team that won the 2005 U17 World Championship held in Peru.
2006 17 Years Old 1 More Event
In 2006, he was invited on the pre-season tour of Barcelona's senior squad; during a friendly match on 29 July 2006, he scored in his senior team debut game against Danish club AGF Aarhus.
…  He made his way up the ranks, eventually playing for the senior squad, making his debut in 2007. … Read More


Giovani scored his first competitive goal for Spurs in the UEFA Cup on 26 February 2009 against Shakhtar Donetsk. … Read More
2011 22 Years Old 1 More Event
…  He made his debut for his new club on 5 February 2011 as a substitute against Real Zaragoza, drawing the game 1–1.
2012 23 Years Old It was reported that Giovani had told Tottenham that he wanted a move in the summer of 2012 or else he would leave on a free transfer during the next transfer window. … Read More
Giovani scored his first goal against RCD Espanyol on 18 January 2013. … Read More
2015 26 Years Old On 15 July 2015, the Major League Soccer club LA Galaxy announced the signing of dos Santos as a Designated Player, in a reported $7 million deal. … Read More
2016 27 Years Old 1 More Event
In July 2016, he was included in the roster for the 2016 MLS All-Star Game.
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