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James Rodríguez

Footballer
Male
Born Jul 12, 1991

James David Rodríguez Rubio is a Colombian footballer who plays for Portuguese team F.C. Porto. Talented and considered to be the successor of Carlos Valderrama, he's been nicknamed 'el nuevo pibe' (the new kid in reference to being the successor of Carlos who was nicked named 'El Pibe') and a 'South American' Cristiano Ronaldo.… Read More

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Timeline

Learn about the memorable moments in the evolution of James Rodríguez.

CHILDHOOD

1991 Birth Born on July 12, 1991.

TEENAGE

2006 14 Years Old Rodríguez started his professional football career in 2006 at the time of his Colombian second division club Envigado FC, ​​with whom he made the 2007 ascent.
2007 15 Years Old In 2007 Rodríguez was part of the Colombia U-17 teams that finished runners-up in the South American Under-17 championships.
2008 16 Years Old In 2008 he was signed by Argentine team Club Atlético Banfield, where he made his first team debut on 7 February 2009, he scored his first goal for the club on 27 February with a long range strike in a 3–1 victory over Rosario Central.
2009 17 Years Old In 2009 he became a regular first team player featuring in every game of the Apertura 2009. … Read More
For the Clausura 2010, 13 February 2010, Rodríguez scored a golazo in the match against arch rivals Lanús with a left-footed lob to make the game 2–0 in the final minutes. … Read More
Rodríguez is one of Colombia's most uprising talents. Succeeding at an early age with various youth clubs, he's contributed to many club victories. Somewhat mildly with the national team as well. He was captain of the Colombian-U20 team, leading them to a victory at the 2011 Toulon Tournament where he was voted the best player.

TWENTIES

2012 20 Years Old 1 More Event
In the 2012-13 UEFA Champions League group stage, he scored against France giants Paris Saint-Germain F.C. in a 1-0 victory allowing them to top their current group. … Read More