Fernando Amorebieta

Born: March 29, 1985 (age 32)

Height: 6'3.5" (192cm)

Hometown: Cantaura, Venezuela
Nationality: Venezuela Venezuelan

Position: Centre-back
Athletic Bilbao's Fernando Amorebieta in action on September 20, 2012
Career History
Youth1996-2003Athletic Bilbao
Senior2004-2005Athletic Bilbao B
2005-2013Athletic Bilbao
2013-2016Fulham
→ 2015Middlesbrough (loan)
→ 2015-2016Middlesbrough (loan)
2016-Sporting Gijon
International2011-2015Venezuela
Sports Mole has 143 articles about Fernando Amorebieta. Articles 1 to 40:
Souleymane Doukara of Leeds in action with Dean Whitehead of Middlesbrough during the Sky Bet Championship match between Leeds United and Middlesbrough at Elland Road on August 16, 2014
Leeds United's Souleymane Doukara hit with eight-game ban for biting opponent
Leeds United forward Souleymane Doukara is hit with an eight-game ban by the Football Association for biting an opponent.
Mar 31, 16:04
Sporting's Moroccan midfielder Zakaria Labyad celebrates after scoring a goal during the UEFA Europa League football match Sporting CP vs Videoton FC at the Alvalade stadium in Lisbon on December 7, 2012
Zakaria Labyad joins Fulham on loan, Fernando Amorebieta returns
Fulham sign Zakaria Labyad on loan for the rest of the season, while also recalling Fernando Amorebieta early from his loan spell at Middlesbrough.
Feb 1, 23:00
Aitor Karanka, manager of Middlesborough during the Sky Bet Championship match between Wolverhampton Wanderers and Middlesborough at Molineux Stadium on October 24, 2015
Preview: Middlesbrough vs. Birmingham City
Sports Mole previews the Championship encounter between Middlesbrough and Birmingham City.
Dec 10, 18:59
Romelu Lukaku (L) of Everton celebrates scoring during their Capital One Cup Quarter Final at Riverside Stadium on December 1, 2015 in Middlesbrough, England.
Result: Everton brush aside Middlesbrough to reach League Cup semi-finals
Gerard Deulofeu and Romelu Lukaku strike to give Everton a 2-0 win at Middlesbrough and send the Toffees through to the semi-finals of the League Cup.
Dec 1, 21:37
Emilio Nsue (L) of Middlesbrough challenges Ramiro Funes Mori of Everton during their Capital One Cup Quarter Final at Riverside Stadium on December 1, 2015 in Middlesbrough, England.
Half-Time Report: Gerard Deulofeu, Romelu Lukaku put Everton in command
Gerard Deulofeu and Romelu Lukaku hand Everton a 2-0 advantage at half time in their League Cup quarter-final away at Middlesbrough.
Dec 1, 20:33
Everton's Belgian striker Romelu Lukaku (C) celebrates scoring his team's second goal during the English Premier League football match between Bournemouth and Everton at the Vitality Stadium in Bournemouth, southern England on November 28, 2015
Team News: Romelu Lukaku, Ross Barkley start for Everton
Everton name a strong starting XI for their League Cup quarter-final away at Championship side Middlesbrough.
Dec 1, 18:49
Gerard Deulofeu of Everton celebrates his goal during the Capital One Cup Quarter Final match between Middlesbrough v Everton at The Riverside Stadium on December 01, 2015 in Middlesbrough, England.
Live Commentary: Middlesbrough 0-2 Everton - as it happened
Relive Sports Mole's live coverage of Everton's 2-0 win over Middlesbrough in the quarter-finals of the League Cup.
Dec 1, 18:45
Charlie Austin in action for QPR on December 20, 2014
Team News: Charlie Austin misses out for Queens Park Rangers with calf injury
A calf injury keeps Charlie Austin out of the Queens Park Rangers side for their meeting with Middlesbrough.
Nov 20, 19:04
Cardiff manager Russell Slade looks on ahead of the Sky Bet Championship match between Millwall and Cardiff City at The Den on October 25, 2014
Team News: Aron Gunnarsson starts for Cardiff City against Middlesbrough
Cardiff City manager Russell Slade reinstates Aron Gunnarsson to his starting XI ahead of Tuesday night's Championship clash against Middlesbrough.
Oct 20, 19:14
Middlesbrough's Spanish manager Aitor Karanka gestures from the touchline during the English Championship play off final football match between Middlesbrough and Norwich City at Wembley Stadium in London on May 25, 2015
Team News: Aitor Karanka makes two changes, Tim Ream starts for Fulham
Middlesbrough manager Aitor Karanka brings Ben Gibson and Carlos de Pena into his side for the clash against Fulham, while Luke Garbutt starts for the Cottagers.
Oct 17, 14:12
Middlesbrough's David Nugent celebrates with team-mates after scoring the opening goal during the Sky Bet Championship match between Middlesbrough and Leeds United at the Riverside on September 27, 2015
Preview: Middlesbrough vs. Fulham
Sports Mole previews the Championship match between Middlesbrough and Fulham at the Riverside.
Oct 15, 17:58
Middlesbrough's Fernando Amorebieta and Leeds United's Mirco Antenucci challenge during the Sky Bet Championship match between Middlesbrough and Leeds United at the Riverside on September 27, 2015 in Middlesbrough, England.
Kit Symons: 'Fresh start has helped Fernando Amorebieta'
Fulham manager Kit Symons admits that Fernando Amorebieta's time at Craven Cottage has not worked out as planned, having joined Middlesbrough on loan for a second time.
Oct 15, 11:27
James Husband of Middlesbrough is tackled by Danny Philliskirk of Oldham during the Capital One Cup First Round match between Oldham Athletic and Middlesbrough at Boundary Park on August 12, 2014 in Oldham, England.
James Husband given nod to extend Fulham loan spell
Aitor Karanka reveals that left-back James Husband can return to Fulham on loan due to adequate cover already being provided at Middlesbrough.
Sep 28, 10:13
Stewart Downing of Middlesbrough in action during the Sky Bet Championship match between Middlesbrough v Bristol City at Riverside Stadium on August 22, 2015
Preview: Middlesbrough vs. Brentford
Sports Mole previews Tuesday night's Championship encounter between Middlesbrough and Brentford.
Sep 14, 19:34
David Nugent of Middlesbrough in action during the Sky Bet Championship match between Middlesbrough v Bristol City at Riverside Stadium on August 22, 2015 in Middlesbrough, England.
Team News: David Nugent starts as Middlesbrough host MK Dons
David Nugent is given the nod ahead of top scorer Kike to start up front for Middlesbrough against MK Dons.
Sep 12, 14:14
Swansea striker Bafetimbi Gomis celebrates after scoring the second swansea goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Swansea City and Manchester United on August 30, 2015
Premier League 2015-16 in numbers: Week 4
Sports Mole looks back on the fourth round of Premier League fixtures by picking out some facts and figures from each of the 10 games.
Aug 31, 11:15
Fernando Amorebieta of Middlesbrough (29) scores their second goal during the Sky Bet Championship Playoff semi-final first leg match between Brentford and Middlesbrough at Griffin Park on May 8, 2015
Fernando Amorebieta swaps Fulham for Middlesbrough, James Husband goes other way
Fernando Amorebieta and James Husband swap Championship clubs, with Amorebieta joining Middlesbrough on a season-long loan while Husband moves to Fulham for a month.
Aug 28, 16:33
Fernando Amorebieta of Middlesbrough (29) scores their second goal during the Sky Bet Championship Playoff semi-final first leg match between Brentford and Middlesbrough at Griffin Park on May 8, 2015
Report: Celtic interested in Fulham defender Fernando Amorebieta
Scottish champions Celtic are reportedly interested in signing Venezuelan defender Fernando Amorebieta from Fulham.
Aug 25, 13:46
Sean Scannell of Huddersfield Town during the Sky Bet Championship between Huddersfield Town and Norwich City at John Smiths Stadium on March 17, 2015
Team News: Scannell returns for Huddersfield Town
Sean Scannell returns for Huddersfield Town as they travel to Craven Cottage to face Fulham, who are without the injured Matt Smith and Marcus Bettinelli.
Aug 22, 14:29
Fulham goalkeeper Marcus Bettinelli in action during the Sky Bet Championship match between Fulham and Ipswich Town at Craven Cottage on February 14, 2015
Fulham duo Matt Smith, Marcus Bettinelli suffer ligament damage
Fulham pair Matt Smith and Marcus Bettinelli are facing spells on the sidelines with knee ligament damage after colliding with each other against Hull City.
Aug 21, 16:32
Fulham Manager Kit Symons attends the Sky Bet Championship match between Fulham and Brighton & Hove Albion at Craven Cottage on December 29, 2014
Preview: Fulham vs. Huddersfield Town
Sports Mole looks forward to Saturday's Championship meeting between Fulham and Huddersfield Town.
Aug 20, 18:35
General Views of Craven Cottage, Home of Premier League football club Fulham FC on March 5, 2011
Preview: Fulham vs. Brighton & Hove Albion
Sports Mole previews Saturday afternoon's Championship fixture between Fulham and Brighton & Hove Albion at Craven Cottage.
Aug 13, 18:42
Cardiff manager Russell Slade looks on ahead of the Sky Bet Championship match between Millwall and Cardiff City at The Den on October 25, 2014
Preview: Cardiff City vs. Fulham
Sports Mole previews the opening day Championship clash between Cardiff City and Fulham.
Aug 6, 19:49
Brazil's forward Neymar lies on the pitch after being injured during the quarter-final football match between Brazil and Colombia at the Castelao Stadium in Fortaleza during the 2014 FIFA World Cup on July 4, 2014
Preview: Brazil vs. Venezuela
Sports Mole gazes ahead to the Copa America clash between Brazil and Venezuela, with Group C all to play for ahead of Sunday's final fixtures.
Jun 19, 20:05
Bayern Munich's Peruvian striker Claudio Pizarro celebrates the fourth goal for Munich during the German first division Bundesliga football match FC Bayern Munich vs Sport Club Freiburg in Munich, southern Germany on February 15, 2014
Result: Claudio Pizarro goal gives Peru narrow win over Venezuela
Peru give themselves a chance of making the Copa America quarter-finals thanks to a 1-0 win over Venezuela.
Jun 19, 02:26
Bayern Munich's Peruvian striker Claudio Pizarro celebrates the fourth goal for Munich during the German first division Bundesliga football match FC Bayern Munich vs Sport Club Freiburg in Munich, southern Germany on February 15, 2014
Live Commentary: Peru 1-0 Venezuela - as it happened
Relive with Sports Mole all the action from the Copa America Group C clash between Peru and Venezuela from Valparaiso.
Jun 19, 00:00
Ross McCormack of Fulham celebrates with team mate Sean Kavanagh after scoring his sides second goal from the penalty spot during the Sky Bet Championship match between Fulham and Middlesbrough at Craven Cottage on April 25, 2015
End-of-season report: Fulham
Sports Mole looks back at Fulham's turbulent season, which showed vast signs of improvement under Kit Symons but still left supporters wanting more.
Jun 16, 14:00
Andre Gray of Brentford FC celebrates scoring the first goal with Mark Warburton Manager of Brentford FC during the Sky Bet Championship match between Brentford and Watford at Griffin Park on February 10, 2015
End-of-season report: Brentford
Sports Mole looks back at Brentford's memorable Championship season, which saw the Bees come within touching distance of the top flight.
Jun 16, 11:30
Sol Bamba of Palermo in action during the Serie A match between SSC Napoli and US Citta di Palermo at Stadio San Paolo on September 24, 2014
Report: Middlesbrough offered Sol Bamba
Middlesbrough have been offered Palermo defender Sol Bamba, according to a report.
Jun 4, 14:59
Albert Adomah and George Friend of Middlesbrough celebrate as Alexander Tettey of Norwich City scores their first goal with an own goal during the Sky Bet Championship match between Norwich City and Middlesbrough at Carrow Road on April 17, 2015
Preview: Championship playoff final - Middlesbrough vs. Norwich City
Sports Mole casts its eye forward to the Championship playoff final between Middlesbrough and Norwich City.
May 23, 18:24
Enrique Garcia Kike of Middlesbrough (9) celebrates with the team bench as he scores their second goal during the Sky Bet Championship Playoff semi final second leg match between Middlesbrough and Brentford at the Riverside Stadium on May 15, 2015
Live Commentary: Middlesbrough 3-0 Brentford (Boro win 5-1 on aggregate)
Relive Sports Mole's live text coverage of Middlesbrough's comfortable 5-1 aggregate victory over Brentford in the Championship playoff semi-finals.
May 15, 18:45
Mark Warburton the Brentford manager looks on before the Sky Bet Championship match between Fulham and Brentford at Craven Cottage on April 3, 2015
Mark Warburton: 'Brentford travel to Middlesbrough with zero fear'
Mark Warburton believes that past experience can help Brentford overturn their 2-1 playoff semi-final deficit against Middlesbrough this evening.
May 15, 07:58
Middlesbrough manager Aitor Karanka during the Capital One Cup First Round match between Oldham Athletic and Middlesbrough at Boundary Park on August 12, 2014
Middlesbrough boss Aitor Karanka: 'We're going to play to win'
Middlesbrough boss Aitor Karanka insists that his side will play to win the second leg of their playoff clash against Brentford, despite holding a 2-1 lead.
May 14, 16:25
Middlesbrough manager Aitor Karanka during the Capital One Cup First Round match between Oldham Athletic and Middlesbrough at Boundary Park on August 12, 2014
Aitor Karanka: 'Our good record against Brentford counts for very little'
Middlesbrough boss Aitor Karanka admits that his experiences have taught him that his side's good record against Brentford counts for very little ahead of their playoff clash.
May 14, 15:01
Fernando Amorebieta of Middlesbrough (29) scores their second goal during the Sky Bet Championship Playoff semi-final first leg match between Brentford and Middlesbrough at Griffin Park on May 8, 2015
Preview: Middlesbrough vs. Brentford
Sports Mole examines whether Brentford can turn around their Championship playoff semi-final after losing the first leg at home to Middlesbrough.
May 13, 16:37
Adam Clayton of Middlesbrough celebrates after Jelle Vossen scores to make it 4-0 during the Sky Bet Championship match between Millwall and Middlesbrough at The Den on December 6, 2014
Middlesbrough midfielder Adam Clayton: 'Marbella trip made difference'
Middlesbrough midfielder Adam Clayton believes that the club's warm-weather trip to Marbella before the playoff semi-final with Brentford was a "masterstroke".
May 11, 12:24
Mark Warburton the Brentford manager looks on before the Sky Bet Championship match between Fulham and Brentford at Craven Cottage on April 3, 2015
Mark Warburton: 'Brentford are still in the tie'
Brentford manager Mark Warburton insists that his side can create chances when they go to the Riverside in the second leg of their playoff against Middlesbrough.
May 8, 22:22
Middlesbrough manager Aitor Karanka during the Capital One Cup First Round match between Oldham Athletic and Middlesbrough at Boundary Park on August 12, 2014
Aitor Karanka: 'Middlesbrough will need same intensity at Riverside'
Middlesbrough manager Aitor Karanka insists that his side will need to play with the "same intensity" next week after beating Brentford in the first leg of their playoff.
May 8, 22:09
Jelle Vossen of Middlesbrough celebrates as he scores their first goal during the Sky Bet Championship Playoff semi-final first leg match between Brentford and Middlesbrough at Griffin Park on May 8, 2015
Result: Fernando Amorebieta gives Middlesbrough advantage
An injury-time goal from Fernando Amorebieta gives Middlesbrough a 2-1 win over Brentford in the first leg of their Championship playoff tie.
May 8, 21:42
Fernando Amorebieta of Middlesbrough (29) scores their second goal during the Sky Bet Championship Playoff semi-final first leg match between Brentford and Middlesbrough at Griffin Park on May 8, 2015
Live Commentary: Brentford 1-2 Middlesbrough - as it happened
Relive Sports Mole's live text coverage of Middlesbrough's dramatic 2-1 victory over Brentford in the first leg of their Championship playoff affair.
May 8, 18:45



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