Jordi Alba

Born Mar 21, 1989
Age 25
Hometown Spain national fo...
Team Valencia CF Mesta...
Position Left Back

Jordi Alba Ramos is a Spanish professional footballer who plays for FC Barcelona in La Liga and the Spanish national team. Mainly a left defender, he can also operate as a left midfielder. He started his career at FC Barcelona, but finished his formation at Valencia, rising to prominence in La Liga with the club. In 2012 he returned to his first team. Alba represented Spain at Euro 2012, having first appeared for the team in 2011.… Read More

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  • Injury Hit Barcelona Has Alba Back For King's Cup
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  • Fabregas Back In Training For Barcelona
    Yahoo News - Nov 18, 2013
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    Yahoo News - Oct 10, 2013
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1989 Birth Born on March 21, 1989.


2005 16 Years Old Born in L'Hospitalet de Llobregat, Barcelona, Catalonia, Alba started his career in the youth ranks of FC Barcelona, but was released by the club in 2005. … Read More
2007 18 Years Old After helping the reserves earn promotion from the fourth division in 2007–08, he made his professional debut the following season, playing on loan at second level outfit Gimnàstic de Tarragona, where he performed consistently (24 starts).
2008 19 Years Old Alba represented the Spain national under-19 team at the 2008 UEFA European Under-19 Football Championship as well as appearing in all four games as Spain won the gold medal at the 2009 Mediterranenan Games, he was also part of the squad at the 2009 FIFA U-20 World Cup in Egypt. … Read More


2009 20 Years Old 1 More Event
After returning to Los Che, Alba made his La Liga debut on 13 September 2009, in a 4–2 win at Real Valladolid. … Read More
2010 21 Years Old In 2010–11, still with Unai Emery in charge, Alba was used almost exclusively in the defensive sector, battling for first-choice status with Frenchman Jérémy Mathieu. … Read More
He started his career at Hospitalet, but finished his formation at Valencia (after a seven-year youth spell with Barcelona), rising to prominence in La Liga with the club. In 2012 he returned to Barcelona.
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