Juan Mata

Born: April 28, 1988 (age 29)

Height: 5'6.5" (170cm)

Hometown: Ocon de Villafranca, Spain
Nationality: Spain Spanish

Position: Attacking midfielder
Team: Manchester United (no. 8)
Juan Mata of Manchester United on the ball during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester United and Sunderland at Old Trafford on September 26, 2015 in Manchester, United Kingdom.
Career History
Senior2007-2011Valencia
2011-2014Chelsea
2014-Manchester United
International2009-Spain
Sports Mole has 1,920 articles about Juan Mata. Articles 1 to 40:
Luke Shaw and Sergio Aguero in action in the match between Manchester United and Manchester City on October 26, 2016
Luke Shaw already signed new Manchester United contract?
A report claims that full-back Luke Shaw is now contracted to Manchester United until 2019, despite a lack of official confirmation from the club.
16:43
Jose Mourinho winks during the Premier League game between Stoke City and Manchester United on September 9, 2017
Team News: Manchester United unchanged against Southampton
Jose Mourinho names an unchanged Manchester United side for the trip to Southampton.
Sep 23, 14:04
Luke Shaw of Manchester United in action during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester United and Newcastle United at Old Trafford on August 22, 2015 in Manchester, United Kingdom.
Phil Neville 'unimpressed' with Luke Shaw
Former Manchester United defender Phil Neville says that Luke Shaw 'coasted' through the second half of Wednesday's EFL Cup match against Burton Albion.
Sep 21, 14:05
Marcus Rashford celebrates scoring during the EFL Cup game between Manchester United and Burton Albion on September 20, 2017
Result: Marcus Rashford brace fires Manchester United into last 16
Manchester United get their EFL Cup defence off to a winning start with a 4-1 victory over Burton Albion to send them into the last 16.
Sep 20, 21:53
Luke Shaw of Manchester United in action during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester United and Newcastle United at Old Trafford on August 22, 2015 in Manchester, United Kingdom.
Team News: Luke Shaw named on Manchester United bench for EFL Cup tie against Burton
Manchester United left-back Luke Shaw returns to the squad on the bench for tonight's EFL Cup tie against Burton Albion.
Sep 20, 19:11
Manchester United midfielder Juan Mata in action during the Premier League clash with Arsenal at Old Trafford on November 19, 2016
Juan Mata: 'Manchester United remaining calm after bright start'
Juan Mata stresses that Manchester United "have not won anything yet", as he urges his teammates to remain grounded following their impressive Premier League start.
Sep 18, 11:48
Romelu Lukaku celebrates scoring the third during the Premier League game between Manchester United and Everton on September 17, 2017
Result: Romelu Lukaku scores as Manchester United pile more misery on Everton
Romelu Lukaku scores one and creates another against his former club as Manchester United thrash Everton 4-0 at Old Trafford.
Sep 17, 17:56
Ronald Koeman chats to Wayne Rooney during the Premier League game between Manchester City and Everton on August 21, 2017
Team News: Wayne Rooney starts against Manchester United
Wayne Rooney starts for Everton as they visit his former side Manchester United.
Sep 17, 15:04
Romelu Lukaku bags the second during the Champions League game between Manchester United and Basel on September 12, 2017
Result: Manchester United start Champions League campaign with a win
Manchester United open their 2017-18 Champions League Group A campaign with a 3-0 win over Swiss champions Basel at Old Trafford.
Sep 12, 21:36
Anthony Martial celebrates the fourth during the Premier League game between Swansea City and Manchester United on August 19, 2017
Team News: Anthony Martial, Romelu Lukaku up front for Manchester United
Anthony Martial and Romelu Lukaku start up front as Manchester United welcome Basel in the Champions League.
Sep 12, 18:39
Wayne Rooney #10 of Manchester United celebrates his second goal with Juan Mata #8 during the first half of an International Champions Cup match against AS Roma at Sports Authority Field at Mile High on July 26, 2014
Juan Mata: 'Facing Wayne Rooney next weekend will be weird'
Manchester United midfielder Juan Mata hopes that Wayne Rooney is given the 'welcome he deserves' when returning to Old Trafford with Everton next weekend.
Sep 11, 13:03
Marcus Rashford celebrates scoring during the Premier League game between Manchester United and Leicester City on August 26, 2017
Team News: Marcus Rashford starts for Manchester United
Marcus Rashford starts for Manchester United as they visit Stoke City.
Sep 9, 16:33
Juan Mata of Manchester United in action during their Premier League clash with Swansea City at the Liberty Stadium on November 6, 2016
Manchester United to extend deals for six players?
Manchester United are reportedly planning to extend the contracts of six players over the course of the season.
Sep 9, 12:01
Mark Hughes watches on during the Premier League game between Bournemouth and Stoke City on May 6, 2017
Mark Hughes: 'Manchester United clearly top of the pile'
Stoke City manager Mark Hughes backs Manchester United for the Premier League title this season.
Sep 8, 09:27
Jose Mourinho waves after the Premier League game between Manchester United and Crystal Palace on May 21, 2017
Preview: Stoke City vs. Manchester United
Sports Mole previews the Premier League encounter between Stoke City and Manchester United at the bet365 Stadium.
Sep 7, 14:51
Manchester United midfielder Juan Mata is congratulated by manager Jose Mourinho during his side's Premier League clash with Arsenal at Old Trafford on November 19, 2016
Juan Mata 'gets Jose Mourinho backing' for charity pledge
Juan Mata hopes to see a number of his Manchester United teammates, as well as boss Jose Mourinho, pledge 1% of their wage to charities around the world.
Sep 6, 16:48
Manchester United midfielder Juan Mata in action during the Premier League clash with Arsenal at Old Trafford on November 19, 2016
Juan Mata: 'Manchester United ready for marathon of fixtures this month'
Juan Mata says that Manchester United are prepared to take on their "football marathon" as they play seven games in September.
Sep 4, 20:55
Marcus Rashford celebrates scoring during the Premier League game between Manchester United and Leicester City on August 26, 2017
Result: Marcus Rashford, Marouane Fellaini send Manchester United top of the table
Manchester United move to the top of the Premier League table with a 2-0 victory over Leicester City at Old Trafford.
Aug 26, 19:23
Anthony Martial celebrates the fourth during the Premier League game between Swansea City and Manchester United on August 19, 2017
Team News: Anthony Martial starts for Manchester United
Anthony Martial starts up front alongside Romelu Lukaku as Manchester United welcome Leicester City.
Aug 26, 16:33
Daley Blind mounts Romelu Lukaku during the Premier League game between Swansea City and Manchester United on August 19, 2017
Ryan Giggs: 'Manchester United will be very tough to stop'
Ryan Giggs believes that rival sides face a tricky task attempting to stop Manchester United lifting the league title following his former side's impressive start.
Aug 22, 15:14
Manchester United midfielder Juan Mata is congratulated by manager Jose Mourinho during his side's Premier League clash with Arsenal at Old Trafford on November 19, 2016
Juan Mata: 'Just the beginning for Manchester United'
Manchester United attacker Juan Mata says that his team are not getting carried away with their impressive start to the new campaign.
Aug 21, 15:15
Daley Blind mounts Romelu Lukaku during the Premier League game between Swansea City and Manchester United on August 19, 2017
Result: Late rally sees Manchester United hit four past Swansea City
Manchester United record a 4-0 win for the second game in succession as they thrash Swansea City in their Premier League fixture at the Liberty Stadium.
Aug 19, 14:22
Manchester United midfielder Juan Mata is congratulated by manager Jose Mourinho during his side's Premier League clash with Arsenal at Old Trafford on November 19, 2016
Juan Mata: "The team worked harmoniously"
Manchester United attacker Juan Mata says that his team 'could not have had a better start' to the new Premier League campaign.
Aug 15, 18:15
Romelu Lukaku celebrates scoring the second during the Premier League game between Manchester United and West Ham United on August 13, 2017
Result: Romelu Lukaku nets double as Manchester United ease past West Ham United
Manchester United open their Premier League campaign with a 4-0 win over West Ham United, with Romelu Lukaku getting on the scoresheet on his domestic debut.
Aug 13, 17:52
Jose Mourinho waves after the Premier League game between Manchester United and Crystal Palace on May 21, 2017
Jose Mourinho looking for more goalscorers at Manchester United
Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho admits that he needs to discover more goalscorers in his side ahead of the new Premier League season.
Aug 12, 10:05
Gareth Bale during the Champions League match between Real Madrid and Atletico Madrid on May 28, 2016
Team News: Gareth Bale starts, Cristiano Ronaldo on bench
Gareth Bale starts for Real Madrid against Manchester United in the UEFA Super Cup.
Aug 8, 18:46
Juan Mata of Manchester United in action during their Premier League clash with Swansea City at the Liberty Stadium on November 6, 2016
Juan Mata pledges 1% of salary to charity
Manchester United midfielder Juan Mata pledges 1% of his future footballing salary to charity.
Aug 4, 14:50
Juan Mata of Manchester United in action during their Premier League clash with Swansea City at the Liberty Stadium on November 6, 2016
Roma consider move for Manchester United midfielder Juan Mata?
Roma are reportedly considering whether to launch a move for Manchester United midfielder Juan Mata.
Aug 4, 09:59
Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho watches on from the stands ahead of his side's Premier League clash with Swansea City at the Liberty Stadium on November 6, 2016
Result: Nemanja Matic makes debut in Manchester United win
Manchester United end their preparations for the new campaign with a 2-1 victory over Italian outfit Sampdoria at the Aviva Stadium in Dublin.
Aug 2, 21:38
Jose Mourinho waves after the Premier League game between Manchester United and Crystal Palace on May 21, 2017
Live Commentary: Manchester United 2-1 Sampdoria - as it happened
Relive Sports Mole's live commentary of the pre-season friendly between Manchester United and Sampdoria from Dublin, which the Red Devils won 2-1.
Aug 2, 18:40
Alexis Sanchez and Mesut Ozil pictured together on November 27, 2016
Premier League: Expiring contracts in 2017-18
Find out which players from the Premier League are entering the final 12 months of their contracts.
Aug 1, 11:37
Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho watches on from the stands ahead of his side's Premier League clash with Swansea City at the Liberty Stadium on November 6, 2016
Result: Romelu Lukaku nets in comfortable Manchester United win
Marouane Fellaini, Romelu Lukaku and Scott McTominay score the goals as Manchester United record a 3-0 win over Valerenga Fotball in Oslo.
Jul 30, 19:49
Philippe Coutinho puts his side back in front during the Premier League game between Liverpool and Everton on April 1, 2017
Dean Saunders urges Liverpool to sell Philippe Coutinho
Former Liverpool striker Dean Saunders believes that the club should sell Philippe Coutinho for £100m and suggests Juan Mata or Gylfi Sigurdsson as possible replacements.
Jul 28, 22:06
Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho watches on from the stands ahead of his side's Premier League clash with Swansea City at the Liberty Stadium on November 6, 2016
Jose Mourinho "very happy" with pre-season
Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho says that he is "very happy" with all aspects of his team's pre-season tour of America.
Jul 27, 15:15
Manchester United midfielder Juan Mata is congratulated by manager Jose Mourinho during his side's Premier League clash with Arsenal at Old Trafford on November 19, 2016
Manchester United handed Juan Mata, Ander Herrera fitness boost
Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho is hopeful of having Juan Mata and Ander Herrera back in action for their pre-season friendly against Valerenga later this week.
Jul 25, 20:52
Juan Mata of Manchester United in action during their Premier League clash with Swansea City at the Liberty Stadium on November 6, 2016
Jose Mourinho unconcerned by Juan Mata, Matteo Darmian injuries
Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho plays down injuries suffered by Juan Mata and Matteo Darmian during a pre-season friendly in Utah.
Jul 18, 09:55
Jose Mourinho waves after the Premier League game between Manchester United and Crystal Palace on May 21, 2017
Result: Romelu Lukaku nets as 10-man Manchester United beat Real Salt Lake
Manchester United register their second win of their American tour as Henrikh Mkhitaryan and Romelu Lukaku net during a 2-1 victory over Real Salt Lake.
Jul 18, 04:55
Manchester United striker Marcus Rashford in action during his side's FA Cup third round clash with Reading at Old Trafford on January 7, 2017
Result: Marcus Rashford scores twice in Manchester United rout
Marcus Rashford scores twice as Manchester United begin their pre-season campaign with a 5-2 victory over LA Galaxy at the Stubhub Center.
Jul 16, 04:59
Romelu Lukaku celebrates with Ross Barkley after scoring during the Premier League game between Everton and Burnley on April 15, 2017
Juan Mata hopes to see Romelu Lukaku at Manchester United
Manchester United midfielder Juan Mata targets Premier League success next season with Romelu Lukaku - on the brink of joining from Everton - leading the line.
Jul 8, 09:23
Manchester United striker Marcus Rashford in action during his side's FA Cup third round clash with Reading at Old Trafford on January 7, 2017
Hector Bellerin questions Marcus Rashford's England Under-21 absence
Arsenal defender Hector Bellerin questions Manchester United forward Marcus Rashford's absence from the European Under-21 Championships this summer.
Jun 16, 11:12



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1Manchester CityMan City65102121916
2Manchester UnitedMan Utd65101721516
3Chelsea6411125713
4Tottenham HotspurSpurs6321105511
5Liverpool63211211111
6Watford6321910-111
7Huddersfield TownHuddersfield62315329
8Burnley62316519
9Newcastle UnitedNewcastle63036519
10West Bromwich AlbionWest Brom52214408
11Southampton622245-18
12Arsenal521278-17
13Brighton & Hove AlbionBrighton621357-27
14Everton6213411-77
15Swansea CitySwansea612337-45
16Stoke CityStoke6123510-55
17Leicester CityLeicester6114912-34
18West Ham UnitedWest Ham6114613-74
19Bournemouth6105411-73
20Crystal Palace6006013-130
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