Ricky Alvarez

Born: April 12, 1988 (age 29)

Height: 6'2" (188cm)

Hometown: Buenos Aires, Argentina
Nationality: Argentina Argentine

Position: Attacking midfielder
Team: Sampdoria (no. 19)
Ricky Alvarez for Sunderland on September 17, 2014
Career History
Senior2013-2015Inter Milan
→ 2014-2015Sunderland (loan)
2016-Sampdoria
International2011-Argentina
Sports Mole has 157 articles about Ricky Alvarez. Articles 1 to 40:
Ricky Alvarez for Sunderland on September 17, 2014
Ricky Alvarez completes Sampdoria switch
Former Inter Milan player and Sunderland loanee Ricky Alvarez joins Sampdoria on a six-month deal until the end of the season.
Jan 4, 22:26
Ricky Alvarez for Sunderland on September 17, 2014
Sunderland 'face battle with Inter Milan over Ricardo Alvarez'
A report suggests that Sunderland and Inter Milan are locked in a dispute over the future of Ricardo Alvarez as the Serie A side believe that he is now a Black Cats player.
Jul 10, 02:31
Wes Brown of Sunderland tackles Jamie Vardy of Leicester City during the Barclays Premier League match between Leicester City and Sunderland at The King Power Stadium on November 22, 2014
Preview: Sunderland vs. Leicester City
Sports Mole previews a massive match in the Premier League's relegation battle as Sunderland welcome Leicester City to the Stadium of Light.
May 14, 17:31
General View prior to the Barclays Premier League match between Everton and Chelsea at Goodison Park on September 14, 2013
Preview: Everton vs. Sunderland
Sports Mole looks ahead to Sunderland's visit to Everton on Saturday afternoon.
May 7, 17:51
Despair for goalkeeper Vito Mannone and the Sunderland defence as Sadio Mane of Southampton scores the eight goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Southampton and Sunderland at St Mary's Stadium on October 18, 2014
Preview: Sunderland vs. Southampton
Sports Mole previews the Premier League clash between relegation-threatened Sunderland and Europa League hopefuls Southampton at the Stadium of Light.
Apr 30, 19:40
Steven N'Zonzi for Stoke on December 13, 2014
Preview: Stoke City vs. Sunderland
Sports Mole looks ahead to this weekend's Premier League match between Sunderland and Stoke City at the Britannia Stadium.
Apr 23, 17:00
Adam Johnson for Sunderland on January 1, 2015
Team News: Adam Johnson named on Sunderland bench for trip to West Ham United
Adam Johnson is named on the bench for Sunderland's Premier League visit to West Ham after his suspension following his recent arrest is lifted.
Mar 21, 17:16
Sunderland manager Gus Poyet during the Barclays Premier League match between Sunderland and Everton at The Stadium of Light on April 12, 2014
Overview: Gus Poyet's 17-month reign at Sunderland
Sports Mole takes a look back at the reign of Gus Poyet at Sunderland following his sacking after 17 months in charge of the club
Mar 16, 16:14
Christian Benteke of Aston Villa celebrates scoring their fourth goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Sunderland and Aston Villa at Stadium of Light on March 14, 2015
Result: Aston Villa thrash Sunderland
Christian Benteke and Gabriel Agbonlahor each score twice to give Aston Villa a 4-0 win over Sunderland at the Stadium of Light.
Mar 14, 16:55
Christian Benteke of Aston Villa celebrates scoring the opening goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Sunderland and Aston Villa at Stadium of Light on March 14, 2015
Half-Time Report: Aston Villa cruising against Sunderland
Christian Benteke and Gabriel Agbonlahor each score a brace as Aston Villa open up a 4-0 lead over Sunderland at the Stadium of Light.
Mar 14, 15:53
Wes Brown of Sunderland reacts after being shown a straight red card by Refere Roger East as John O'Shea of Sunderland appeals during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester United and Sunderland at Old Trafford on February 28, 2015
Preview: Hull City vs. Sunderland
Sports Mole previews the Premier League match between Hull and Sunderland at the KC Stadium, with the two relegation rivals separated by just one point in the table.
Mar 2, 13:58
Sunderland manager Gus Poyet on the touchline during the Premier League match against Cardiff on April 27, 2014
Sunderland boss Gus Poyet: 'Hull City game is must win'
Sunderland boss Gus Poyet admits that his side have to beat Hull City in their next Premier League outing to distance themselves from the relegation zone.
Mar 1, 16:02
Radamel Falcao of Manchester United gestures during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester United and Queens Park Rangers at Old Trafford on September 14, 2014
Team News: Radamel Falcao starts against Sunderland
Manchester United reinstate Radamel Falcao to their starting XI for their home Premier League clash on Saturday afternoon against Sunderland.
Feb 28, 14:17
Robin van Persie of Manchester United reacts as he leaves the pitch during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester United and Southampton at Old Trafford on January 11, 2015
Preview: Manchester United vs. Sunderland
Sports Mole previews the Premier League clash between Manchester United and Sunderland at Old Trafford as the hosts look to bounce back from their defeat to Swansea.
Feb 26, 14:46
Jermain Defoe of Sunderland is callenged by Gareth McAuley of West Brom during the Barclays Premier League match between Sunderland and West Bromwich Albion at Stadium of Light on February 21, 2015
Match Analysis: Sunderland 0-0 West Bromwich Albion
Sports Mole analyses the goalless draw between Sunderland and West Bromwich Albion in the Premier League.
Feb 21, 17:44
Jermain Defoe of Sunderland is callenged by Gareth McAuley of West Brom during the Barclays Premier League match between Sunderland and West Bromwich Albion at Stadium of Light on February 21, 2015
Result: Sunderland, West Bromwich Albion share spoils in goalless draw
Sunderland and West Bromwich Albion draw 0-0 in a disappointing encounter at the Stadium of Light.
Feb 21, 16:55
Jermain Defoe of Sunderland is callenged by Gareth McAuley of West Brom during the Barclays Premier League match between Sunderland and West Bromwich Albion at Stadium of Light on February 21, 2015
Half-Time Report: Sunderland, West Bromwich Albion level at interval
Sunderland and West Bromwich Albion enter the half-time break at the Stadium of Light with the score locked at 0-0.
Feb 21, 15:50
Sunderlands Uruguayan manager Gus Poyet reacts during the English Premier League football match between Sunderland and Arsenal at the Stadium of Light in Sunderland, northeast England, on October 25, 2014
Preview: Bradford City vs. Sunderland
Sports Mole previews the match between League One outfit Bradford City and Sunderland in the FA Cup fifth round.
Feb 13, 18:52
Bobby Zamora of QPR celebrates scoring their second goal with Leroy Fer of QPR during the Barclays Premier League match between Sunderland and Queens Park Rangers at Stadium of Light on February 10, 2015
Match Analysis: Sunderland 0-2 Queens Park Rangers
Sports Mole analyses the Premier League match between Sunderland and Queens Park Rangers at the Stadium of Light.
Feb 10, 22:22
Bobby Zamora of QPR celebrates scoring their second goal with Leroy Fer of QPR during the Barclays Premier League match between Sunderland and Queens Park Rangers at Stadium of Light on February 10, 2015
Result: Queen Park Rangers secure first away win
Queens Park Rangers clinch their first away points of the season with a 2-0 win over Sunderland at the Stadium of Light.
Feb 10, 21:44
Jermain Defoe of Sunderland celebrates scoring the opening goal with team mates during the Barclays Premier League match between Swansea City and Sunderland at Liberty Stadium on February 7, 2015
Match Analysis: Swansea City 1-1 Sunderland
Sports Mole takes an in-depth look at Swansea City's 1-1 draw at home to Sunderland.
Feb 7, 17:24
 Swansea City player Ki Sung-Yueng dives to head the first Swansea goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Swansea City and Sunderland at Liberty Stadium on February 7, 2015
Result: Ki Sung-yueng rescues point for Swansea City
Swansea City come from a goal down to rescue a 1-1 draw at home to Sunderland.
Feb 7, 16:51
Modou Barrow in action for Swansea on November 29, 2014
Team News: Jack Cork, Modou Barrow handed first league starts for Swansea City
Jack Cork and Modou Barrow make their first league starts for Swansea City at home to Southampton.
Feb 7, 14:24
Jermain Defoe of Sunderland embraces Manager Gustavo Poyet of Sunderland during the Barclays Premier League match against Burnley on January 31, 2015
Preview: Swansea City vs. Sunderland
Sports Mole previews Sunderland's Premier League trip to the Liberty Stadium as they try to make it three wins in the space of a week with victory over Swansea City.
Feb 5, 20:25
Ricardo Alvarez of Sunderland celebrates scoring his team's second goal during the FA Cup Fourth Round Replay match between Fulham and Sunderland at Craven Cottage on February 3, 2015
John O'Shea hails Ricardo Alvarez performance
Sunderland skipper John O'Shea praises the performance of Inter Milan loanee Ricardo Alvarez during his side's 3-1 FA Cup win over Fulham on Tuesday.
Feb 4, 12:32
Ricardo Alvarez of Sunderland celebrates scoring his team's second goal during the FA Cup Fourth Round Replay match between Fulham and Sunderland at Craven Cottage on February 3, 2015
Gus Poyet delighted by sparkling Ricardo Alvarez display
Gus Poyet hopes that Ricardo Alvarez can adapt to the pace of English football in order to push on from his impressive display against Fulham last night.
Feb 4, 06:15
Ricardo Alvarez of Sunderland celebrates scoring his team's second goal during the FA Cup Fourth Round Replay match between Fulham and Sunderland at Craven Cottage on February 3, 2015
Result: Sunderland come from behind to beat Fulham in FA Cup
Sunderland come from a goal down to beat Fulham 3-1 in their FA Cup fourth-round replay at Craven Cottage.
Feb 3, 21:39
Fulham's Colombian striker Hugo Rodallega celebrates scoring the opening goal of the FA Cup fourth round replay football match between Fulham and Sunderland at Craven Cottage in London on February 3, 2015
Half-Time Report: Fulham in front against Sunderland
Hugo Rodallega fires Fulham ahead in their FA Cup fourth-round replay against Sunderland at Craven Cottage.
Feb 3, 20:35
Jermain Defoe of Sunderland in action during the FA Cup Fourth Round match between Sunderland and Fulham at Stadium of Light on January 24, 2015
Team News: Jermain Defoe starts for Sunderland at Fulham
Jermain Defoe starts for Sunderland against Fulham in their FA Cup fourth-round replay at Craven Cottage.
Feb 3, 18:53
Steven Gerrard of Liverpool celebrates after scoring the opening goal with a header during the FA Cup Third Round match between AFC Wimbledon and Liverpool at The Cherry Red Records Stadium on January 5, 2015
Preview: Sunderland vs. Liverpool
Sports Mole previews Liverpool's trip to Sunderland as Steven Gerrard begins his Premier League farewell, having confirmed his future move to the LA Galaxy.
Jan 8, 19:01
Sunderland's Dutch defender Patrick van Aanholt applauds supporters at the final whistle in the English FA Cup third round football match between Sunderland and Leeds United at Stadium of Light in Sunderland, north east England on January 4, 2015
Result: Sunderland see off Leeds United in FA Cup third round
Sunderland defeat Leeds United 1-0 in the third round of the FA Cup thanks to a first-half strike from Patrick van Aanholt.
Jan 4, 14:58
Patrick Van Aanholt of Sunderland during the Premier League football match between Sundeland and Stoke City at Stadium of Light on October 4, 2014
Half-Time Report: Patrick van Aanholt strike gives Sunderland lead over Leeds United
Patrick van Aanholt's strike gives Sunderland a 1-0 lead over Leeds United at the break of their FA Cup third-round clash at the Stadium of Light.
Jan 4, 13:53
Ricardo Alvarez of Sunderland in action during the Barclays Premier League match between Sunderland and Swansea City at Stadium of Light on September 27, 2014
Ricky Alvarez eagerly anticipating FA Cup bow
Sunderland winger Ricky Alvarez admits that he is eagerly anticipating playing his first game in the FA Cup when his side take on Leeds United in the third round.
Jan 3, 14:58
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Player Ratings: Manchester City 3-2 Sunderland
Sports Mole rates all of the players involved in Manchester City's 3-2 victory over Sunderland in the Premier League on New Year's Day.
Jan 1, 18:28
Aston Villa player Andreas Weimann in action during the Barclays Premier League match between Aston Villa and Liverpool at Villa Park on August 24, 2013
Team News: Charles N'Zogbia and Andreas Weimann come in for Aston Villa
Aston Villa make two changes to their starting XI for the visit of Sunderland, with Charles N'Zogbia and Andreas Weimann replacing Jores Okore and Gabriel Agbonlahor.
Dec 28, 14:43
Santiago Vergini of Sunderland holds off Christian Benteke of Aston Villa during the Barclays Premier League match between Aston Villa and Sunderland at Villa Park on December 28, 2014
Live Commentary: Aston Villa 0-0 Sunderland - as it happened
Relive Sports Mole's live text updates of Sunderland's 10th Premier League draw of the season as they failed to break down 10-man Aston Villa in the Midlands.
Dec 28, 14:00
Sunderlands Uruguayan manager Gus Poyet reacts during the English Premier League football match between Sunderland and Arsenal at the Stadium of Light in Sunderland, northeast England, on October 25, 2014
Preview: Aston Villa vs. Sunderland
Sports Mole previews the Premier League clash between Aston Villa and Sunderland as both teams look to bounce back from disappointing Boxing Day results.
Dec 27, 20:15
Adam Johnson of Sunderland celebrates after scoring the opening goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Sunderland and Hull City at the Stadium of Light on December 26, 2014
Half-Time Report: Gaston Ramirez brings Hull City level against Sunderland
Gaston Ramirez nets in the 32nd minute to leave the scores all square at the break in Hull City's Premier League clash against Sunderland after Adam Johnson's strike.
Dec 26, 15:50
 Billy Jones of Sunderland and Lukasz Fabianski of Swansea City battle for the ball during the Barclays Premier League match between Sunderland and Swansea City at Stadium of Light on September 27, 2014
Team News: Two changes for Sunderland for Hull City clash
Sunderland boss Gus Poyet makes two changes to his team from their 1-0 win over Newcastle United in the Tyne-Wear derby for their match against Hull City.
Dec 26, 14:34
Sunderland manager Gus Poyet celebrates the winning goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Newcastle United and Sunderland at St James' Park on December 21, 2014
Preview: Sunderland vs. Hull City
Sports Mole previews the Boxing Day clash between Sunderland and Hull City at the Stadium of Light.
Dec 23, 17:04



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