Manuel Almunia



Full Name : Manuel Almunia Rivero
Date Of Birth : Pamplona, Spain
Place Of Birth : 19th May 1977
Height : 6ft 4″ (1.93m)
Weight : 13st 5lbs (85kg)
Position : Goalkeeper
Foot : Right
Total Transfer Fees : £1,500,000

Oberena (Spain)
Games : ?
Goals : ?
Debut : ?
Last Game : ?

Osasuna B (Spain)
Games : 50
Goals : 0
Debut : 20th April 1997 – Osasuna B 1-1 Cultural Leonesa (Segunda División B, Tier 3)
Last Game : 10th April 1999 – Osasuna B 2-1 Bilbao Athletic (Segunda División B, Tier 3)

Osasuna (Spain)
Games : 4
Goals : 0
Debut : 24th September 1998 – Binéfar 0-0 Osasuna (Spanish Cup)
Last Game : 13th January 1999 – Osasuna 1-0 Racing de Santander (Spanish Cup)

Cartagonova (Spain) (Loan) P3 W2 D0 L1 F4 A6
Games : 3
Goals : 0
Debut : 30th April 2000 – Cartagonova 2-1 Alzira (Segunda División B, Tier 3)
Last Game : 14th May 2000 – Cartagonova 1-0 Gramenet (Segunda División B, Tier 3)

Sabadell (Spain)
Games : 29
Goals : 0
Debut : 19th November 2000 – Gimnàstic de Tarragona 0-0 Sabadell (Segunda División B, Tier 3)
Last Game : 9th June 2001 – Sabadell 0-1 Burgos (Segunda División B Play Off’s, Tier 3)

Celta Vigo (Spain)
Games : 0
Goals : 0
Debut : Never played for Celta Vigo

Eibar (Spain) (Loan) P35 W12 D12 L11 F30 A20
Games : 35
Goals : 0
Debut : 26th August 2001 – Murcia 0-0 Eibar (Segunda División, Tier 2)
Last Game : 25th May 2002 – Elche 0-0 Eibar (Segunda División, Tier 2)

Recreativo Huelva (Spain) (Loan) P3 W1 D0 L2 F3 A7
Games : 3
Goals : 0
Debut : 9th October 2002 – Villanueva 1-2 Recreativo de Huelva (Spanish Cup)
Last Game : 22nd December 2002 – Recreativo de Huelva 1-3 Real Sociedad (La Liga, Tier 1)

Albacete (Spain) (Loan) P25 W8 D7 L10 F22 A28
Games : 25
Goals : 0
Debut : 9th October 2003 – Cultural Leonesa 1-0 Albacete (Spanish Cup)
Last Game : 23rd May 2004 – Valencia 0-1 Albacete (La Liga, Tier 1)

Arsenal
Games : 175
Goals : 0
Debut : 27th October 2004 – Manchester City 1-2 Arsenal (League Cup)
Last Game : 2nd April 2011 – Arsenal 0-0 Blackburn Rovers (Premier League)

West Ham Utd (Loan) P4 W2 D1 L1 F7 A3
Games : 4
Goals : 0
Debut : 1st October 2011 – Crystal Palace 2-2 West Ham Utd (Championship)
Last Game : 24th October 2011 – Brighton and Hove Albion 0-1 West Ham Utd (Championship)

Watford
Games : 81
Goals : 0
Debut : 11th August 2012 – Watford 1-0 Wycombe Wanderers (League Cup)
Last Game : 21st April 2014 – Queens Park Rangers 2-1 Watford (Championship)

? : Signed for Oberena (Spain)
July 1995 : Signed for Osasuna (Spain)
August 1999 : Loaned to Cartagonova (Spain)
June 2000 : Returned to Osasuna (Spain)
July 2000 : Signed for Sabadell (Spain) (Free)
July 2001 : Signed for Celta Vigo (Spain) (Free)
August 2001 : Loaned to Eibar (Spain)
June 2002 : Returned to Celta Vigo (Spain)
July 2002 : Loaned to Recreativo Huelva (Spain)
June 2003 : Returned to Celta Vigo (Spain)
July 2003 : Loaned to Albacete (Spain)
June 2004 : Returned to Celta Vigo (Spain)
July 2004 : Sold to Arsenal (£1.5m)
September 2011 : Loaned to West Ham United
November 2011 : Returned to Arsenal
July 2012 : Signed for Watford (Free)
June 2014 : Released by Watford
August 2014 : Retired


1996/97
Osasuna B : 2 Games & 0 Goals
Segunda División B Group 2 (Tier 3) – 2 Games & 0 Goals


1997/98
Osasuna B : 31 Games & 0 Goals
Segunda División B Group 2 (Tier 3) – 31 Games & 0 Goals

1998/99
Osasuna : 4 Games & 0 Goals
Spanish Cup – 4 Games & 0 Goals

1998/99
Osasuna B : 17 Games & 0 Goals
Segunda División B Group 2 (Tier 3) – 13 Games & 0 Goals

1999/00
Cartagonova : 3 Games & 0 Goals
Segunda División B Group 3 (Tier 3) – 3 Games & 0 Goals

2000/01
Sabadell : 29 Games & 0 Goals
Segunda División B Group 3 (Tier 3) – 25 Games & 0 Goals
Play Off’s – 4 Games & 0 Goals

2001/02
Eibar : 35 Games & 0 Goals
Segunda División (Tier 2) – 35 Games & 0 Goals

2002/03
Recreativo de Huelva : 3 Games & 0 Goals
La Liga (Tier 1) – 2 Games & 0 Goals
Spanish Cup : 1 Game & 0 Goals

2003/04
Albacete : 25 Games & 0 Goals
La Liga (Tier 1) – 24 Games & 0 Goals
Spanish Cup : 1 Game & 0 Goals

2004/05
Arsenal : 16 Games & 0 Goals
Premier League – 10 Games & 0 Goals
FA Cup – 2 Games & 0 Goals
League Cup – 3 Games & 0 Goals
Champions League – 1 Games & 0 Goals

2005/06
Arsenal : 13 Games & 0 Goals
Premier League – 0 Games & 0 Goals
FA Cup – 2 Games & 0 Goals
League Cup – 5 Games & 0 Goals
Champions League – 6 Games & 0 Goals

2006/07
Arsenal : 14 Games & 0 Goals
Premier League – 1 Game & 0 Goals
FA Cup – 5 Games & 0 Goals
League Cup – 6 Games & 0 Goals
Champions League – 2 Games & 0 Goals

2007/08
Arsenal : 38 Games & 0 Goals
Premier League – 29 Games & 0 Goals
Champions League – 9 Games & 0 Goals

2008/09
Arsenal : 44 Games & 0 Goals
Premier League – 32 Games & 0 Goals
Champions League – 12 Games & 0 Goals

2009/10
Arsenal : 36 Games & 0 Goals
Premier League – 29 Games & 0 Goals
Champions League – 7 Games & 0 Goals

2010/11
Arsenal : 14 Games & 0 Goals
Premier League – 8 Games & 0 Goals
FA Cup – 4 Games & 0 Goals
Champions League – 2 Games & 0 Goals

2011/12
Arsenal : 0 Games & 0 Goals

2011/12
West Ham Utd : 4 Games & 0 Goals
Championship – 4 Games & 0 Goals

2012/13
Watford : 43 Games & 0 Goals
Championship – 39 Games & 0 Goals
Play Offs – 3 Games & 0 Goals
League Cup – 1 Game & 0 Goals

2013/14
Watford : 38 Games & 0 Goals
Championship – 37 Games & 0 Goals
FA Cup – 1 Game & 0 Goals


Arsenal
2004/05 : Charity Shield
2004/05 : FA Cup


2001/02 : ‘Ricardo Zamora Trophy’ with Eibar (Spanish 2nd Division)
The ‘Ricardo Zamora Trophy’award goes to the goalkeeper who has the lowest “goals-to-games” ratio


Osasuna (Spain)

Sabadell (Spain)

Celta Vigo (Spain)

Eibar (Spain)

Recreativo Huelva (Spain)

Arsenal



West Ham Utd(Loan)

Watford


Almunia Spanish career stats

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