Borja Valero

Born: January 12, 1985 (age 32)

Height: 5'8.5" (175cm)
Weight: 11st 7lb (73kg)

Hometown: Madrid, Spain
Nationality: Spain Spanish

Position: Midfielder
Team: Fiorentina (no. 20)
Career History
Senior2012-Fiorentina
Sports Mole has 145 articles about Borja Valero. Articles 1 to 40:
Inter Milan forward Ivan Perisic gestures to the fans
Result: Ivan Perisic scores to help Inter Milan edge closer to Serie A leaders Napoli
Ivan Perisic scores the winner to give Inter Milan a 2-1 triumph over Hellas Verona, which has moved them to within two points of Napoli.
Oct 30, 21:43
Fiorentina's Borja Valero celebrates after scoring his second goal against Hellas Verona during their Serie A match on December 2, 2013
Borja Valero completes Inter Milan switch
Inter Milan announce the signing of Spanish midfielder Borja Valero on a three-year deal from Serie A rivals Fiorentina.
Jul 11, 14:38
Wojciech Szczesny of AS Roma in action during the pre-season friendly match between AS Roma and Sevilla FC at Olimpico Stadium on August 14, 2015
Luciano Spalletti hints at Wojciech Szczesny interest
Luciano Spalletti fuels speculation that Inter Milan could be about to join the race for Arsenal goalkeeper Wojciech Szczesny, but only if it is financially viable.
Jun 23, 15:21
Tottenham Hotspur manager Mauricio Pochettino on the touchline during his side's North London derby against Arsenal at the Emirates Stadium on November 6, 2016
Europa League roundup: Tottenham Hotspur, Athletic Bilbao, Fiorentina crash out
Tottenham Hotspur, Athletic Bilbao and Fiorentina are among the teams to crash out of the Europa League in the last 32.
Feb 23, 22:06
Ryan Mason yanks away at his shirt after scoring during the Europa League game between Tottenham Hotspur and Fiorentina on February 25, 2016
Result: Tottenham Hotspur overcome Fiorentina to reach Europa League last 16
Tottenham Hotspur book their place in the last 16 of the Europa League with a 4-1 aggregate victory over Fiorentina, who beat them at the same stage last year.
Feb 25, 21:55
Borja Valero celebrates with teammates after scoring during the Serie A game between Fiorentina and Inter on February 14, 2016
Result: Fiorentina strike late to beat 10-man Inter Milan
Fiorentina score a stoppage-time winner against Inter Milan to move third in the Serie A table.
Feb 14, 21:44
Josip Ilicic of ACF Fiorentina celebrates after scoring a goal during the Serie A match between ACF Fiorentina and Udinese Calcio at Stadio Artemio Franchi on December 6, 2015 in Florence, Italy.
Result: Fiorentina too good for Udinese
Fiorentina end a run of three successive draws to claim a 3-0 win over Udinese and move up to second in Serie A.
Dec 6, 15:54
Josip Ilicic of ACF Fiorentina battles for the ball with Edenilson (L) and Manel Iturra (R) of Udinese Calcio during the Serie A match between ACF Fiorentina and Udinese Calcio at Stadio Artemio Franchi on December 6, 2015 in Florence, Italy.
Half-Time Report: Fiorentina ahead against Udinese
Nikola Kalinic finds the back of the net to give Fiorentina a 1-0 lead over Udinese at the halfway stage of the Serie A encounter.
Dec 6, 14:49
Fiorentina's Spanish midfielder Borja Valero (R) challenges Basel's Swiss midfielder Taulant Xhaka during the UEFA Europa League group I football match between Basel and Fiorentina at the St Jakob stadium in Basel on November 26, 2015.
Result: Fiorentina held by Sassuolo
Fiorentina fail to return to the top of Serie A following a 1-1 draw with Sassuolo at the Mapei Stadium.
Nov 30, 19:51
Fiorentina's Borja Valero celebrates after scoring his second goal against Hellas Verona during their Serie A match on December 2, 2013
Manchester United scout Borja Valero, Breel Embolo?
Fiorentina's Borja Valero and Basel's Breel Embolo were reportedly scouted by Manchester United last week.
Nov 30, 16:41
Fiorentina's Spanish midfielder Borja Valero (R) challenges Basel's Swiss midfielder Taulant Xhaka during the UEFA Europa League group I football match between Basel and Fiorentina at the St Jakob stadium in Basel on November 26, 2015.
Result: Basel come from two goals down to earn draw against ten-man Fiorentina
Basel come from two goals down to secure a 2-2 draw against ten-man Fiorentina in Thursday night's Europa League Group I clash at St Jakob-Park.
Nov 26, 19:56
Khouma Babacar has hearing difficulties after scoring for Fiorentina against Genoa on September 12, 2015
Team News: Khouma Babacar returns for Fiorentina
Khouma Babacar leads the line for Fiorentina as the Serie A leaders take on Empoli at the Artemio Franchi.
Nov 22, 13:27
Gonzalo Rodriguez of ACF Fiorentina celebrates after scoring a goal during the Serie A match between ACF Fiorentina and Frosinone Calcio at Stadio Artemio Franchi on November 1, 2015 in Florence, Italy.
Result: Fiorentina cruise to win over Frosinone
Fiorentina score four first-half goals to set up a 4-1 win over Frosinone in Serie A.
Nov 1, 13:26
Rafael Marquez (R) of Hellas Verona scores an own goal during the Serie A match between Hellas Verona FC and ACF Fiorentina at Stadio Marc'Antonio Bentegodi on October 28, 2015 in Verona, Italy.
Result: Fiorentina prove too strong for Hellas Verona
Fiorentina cruise to a comfortable 2-0 victory away to Hellas Verona.
Oct 28, 21:40
Gervinho of AS Roma celebrates after scoring a goal during the Serie A match between ACF Fiorentina and AS Roma at Stadio Artemio Franchi on October 25, 2015
Result: Roma replace Fiorentina at top of Serie A thanks to Mohamed Salah, Gervinho goals
Roma replace Fiorentina at the top of Serie A after goals from Mohamed Salah and Gervinho cancel out a late Borja Valero finish to secure a 2-1 win.
Oct 25, 19:09
Edin Dzeko of AS Roma in action during the UEFA Champions League Group E match between AS Roma and FC Barcelona at Stadio Olimpico on September 16, 2015
Team News: Edin Dzeko replaces Vassilis Torosidis for Roma against Fiorentina
Roma make just one change to their side to face Fiorentina in Serie A.
Oct 25, 16:07
Fiorentina's midfielder Giuseppe Rossi celebrates after scoring during the Italian Serie A football match Fiorentina vs Juventus on October 20, 2013
On this day: Quickfire Giuseppe Rossi hat-trick sinks Juventus
Two years ago today, Giuseppe Rossi scored a 14-minute hat-trick as Fiorentina recovered from two goals down to beat champions Juventus.
Oct 20, 06:00
Fiorentina's Slovenian midfielder Josip Ilicic celebrates with teammates after scoring a penalty during the Italian Serie A football match Fiorentina vs Atalanta at the Artemio Franchi Stadium in Florence on October 4, 2015
Result: Fiorentina move top with win over Atalanta BC
Fiorentina keep their position at the top of the Serie A table as goals from Josip Ilicic, Borja Valero and Joan Verdu give them a 3-0 victory over 10-man Atalanta BC.
Oct 4, 21:39
Fiorentina's Croatian forward Nikola Kalinic celebrates after scoring a goal during the Serie A football match between Inter Milan and Fiorentina at the San Siro Stadium in Milan on September 27, 2015
Half-Time Report: Fiorentina score three goals past 10-man Inter Milan
Two goals from Nikola Kalinic and a Josip Ilicic penalty give Fiorentina a 3-0 half-time lead over Serie A leaders Inter Milan at San Siro.
Sep 27, 20:34
Dortmund's Polish midfielder Jakub Blaszczykowski celebrates scoring 5-0 during the German first division Bundesliga football match Borussia Dortmund vs SC Freiburg in Dortmund , Germany, on September 28, 2013
Team News: Jakub Blaszczykowski starts for Fiorentina
Jakub Blaszczykowski is in the Fiorentina side that will take on Basel in the Europa League this evening.
Sep 17, 19:04
Khouma El Babacar of ACF Fiorentina celebrates his goal during the Serie A match between US Sassuolo Calcio and ACF Fiorentina on February 14, 2015
Result: Khouma Babacar fires ten-man Fiorentina to victory over Genoa
Senegalese striker Khouma Babacar's second-half header fires ten-man Fiorentina to victory over Genoa in Serie A.
Sep 12, 18:58
Federico Bernardeschi with his teammates of ACF Fiorentina celebrates after scoring the opening goal during the preseason friendly match between ACF Fiorentina and FC Barcelona at Artemio Franchi on August 2, 2015
Match Analysis: Fiorentina 2-1 Barcelona
Sports Mole dissects the 90 minutes of action as Fiorentina record a 2-1 win over Barcelona in the International Champions Cup.
Aug 2, 22:42
Federico Bernardeschi with his teammates of ACF Fiorentina celebrates after scoring the opening goal during the preseason friendly match between ACF Fiorentina and FC Barcelona at Artemio Franchi on August 2, 2015
Result: Federico Bernardeschi double sinks Barcelona
Fiorentina beat Barcelona 2-1 in the International Champions Cup, thanks to early goals from Federico Bernardeschi.
Aug 2, 22:00
Federico Bernardeschi with his teammates of ACF Fiorentina celebrates after scoring the opening goal during the preseason friendly match between ACF Fiorentina and FC Barcelona at Artemio Franchi on August 2, 2015
Half-Time Report: Federico Bernardeschi brace stuns Barcelona
Federico Bernardeschi scores twice to give Fiorentina a half-time advantage against Barcelona.
Aug 2, 20:51
Fiorentina's Juan Vargas celebrates after scoring during the UEFA Europa League group stage football match PAOK FC Thessaloniki vs ACF Fiorentina at Toumpa Stadium in Thessaloniki on October 23, 2014
Team News: Borja Valero, Juan Vargas start for Fiorentina
Fiorentina make four changes to their starting lineup while Chievo make five for the final day of the Serie A season.
May 31, 19:21
Daniel Carrico #6 of FC Sevilla celebrates after scoring a goal during the UEFA Europa League Semi Final match between ACF Fiorentina and FC Sevilla on May 14, 2015
Match Analysis: Fiorentina 0-2 Sevilla
Sports Mole dissects the 90 minutes of action as Sevilla book their spot in the Europa League final with a 5-0 aggregate win over Fiorentina.
May 14, 22:38
Carlos Bacca #9 of FC Sevilla scores the opening goal during the UEFA Europa League Semi Final match between ACF Fiorentina and FC Sevilla on May 14, 2015
Result: Sevilla return to Europa League final
Sevilla return to the final of the Europa League by cruising to a 5-0 aggregate win over Fiorentina in their semi-final tie.
May 14, 21:54
Fiorentina's Argentinian defender Gonzalo Rodriguez (L) vies for the ball with Sevilla's Colombian forward Carlos Bacca during the UEFA Europa League second leg semi-final football match Fiorentina vs Sevilla at the Artemio Franchi Stadium in Florence on
Half-Time Report: Sevilla on course for Europa League final
Sevilla score twice to extend their aggregate lead over Fiorentina to five goals in their Europa League semi-final clash.
May 14, 20:51
Sevilla coach Unai Emery watches on during a game with Atletico Madrid on August 18, 2013
Unai Emery wary of Fiorentina threat
Sevilla manager Unai Emery says that his team will come up against a quality Fiorentina side in the semi-finals of the Europa League.
May 6, 17:11
Josip Ilicic (R) of ACF Fiorentina celebrates after scoring a goal during the Serie A match between ACF Fiorentina and AC Cesena at Stadio Artemio Franchi on May 3, 2015
Result: Fiorentina cruise past Cesena
Fiorentina ease to a 3-1 win over Serie A strugglers Cesena to boost their hopes of qualifying for Europe.
May 3, 15:56
Fiorentina head coach Vincenzo Montella shouts instructions to his players during the Serie A match between AC Siena and ACF Fiorentina at Stadio Artemio Franchi on May 8, 2013
Team News: Wholesale changes for Fiorentina against Cesena
Fiorentina make six changes to their starting lineup as they welcome Cesena to the Stadio Artemio Franchi.
May 3, 13:48
Mario Gomez of ACF Fiorentina celebrates after scoring a goal during the UEFA Europa League Quarter Final match between ACF Fiorentina and FC Dynamo Kyiv on April 23, 2015
Result: Fiorentina reach Europa League semi-finals after seeing off Dynamo Kiev
Fiorentina reach the semi-finals of the Europa League after a 2-0 win against Dynamo Kiev in their quarter-final second leg at the Stadio Artemio Franchi.
Apr 23, 22:03
FC Dynamo Kyiv's Yevhen Khacheridi (L) vies with Fiorentina's Mario Gomez (R) during the UEFA Europa League quarter-final, first leg match Dynamo Kiev vs ACF Fiorentina in Kiev on April 16, 2015
Team News: Widescale changes for Fiorentina, Dynamo Kiev
Fiorentina and Dynamo Kiev make nine and four changes respectively ahead of their Europa League quarter-final second leg at the Stadio Artemio Franchi.
Apr 23, 19:52
Mario Gomez of ACF Fiorentina celebrates after scoring a goal during the UEFA Europa League Quarter Final match between ACF Fiorentina and FC Dynamo Kyiv on April 23, 2015
Live Commentary: Fiorentina 2-0 Dynamo Kiev - as it happened (3-1 on aggregate)
Sports Mole brings you live text commentary of the Europa League quarter-final between Fiorentina and Dynamo Kiev.
Apr 23, 19:00
FC Dynamo Kyiv's Yevhen Khacheridi (L) vies with Fiorentina's Mario Gomez (R) during the UEFA Europa League quarter-final, first leg match Dynamo Kiev vs ACF Fiorentina in Kiev on April 16, 2015
Result: Khouma Babacar rescues a draw for Fiorentina at the death
Jeremain Lens scores the only goal of the match as Dynamo Kiev defeat Fiorentina 1-0 in the Europa League.
Apr 16, 21:58
Napoli's forward from Belgium Dries Mertens celebrates with teammates after scoring during the Italian Serie A football match SSC Napoli vs Fiorentina ACF on April 12, 2015
Half-Time Report: Dries Mertens fires Napoli ahead against Fiorentina
Dries Mertens scores to give Napoli a 1-0 half-time lead in their Serie A match against Fiorentina.
Apr 12, 14:56
Juventus' midfielder from Argentina Roberto Pereyra celebrates with teammate Juventus' forward from Spain Alvaro Morata after scoring during the Italian Tim Cup semifinal return football match Fiorentina vs Juventus at the Artemio Franchi Stadium in Flore
Result: Juventus secure place in Coppa Italia final with victory over Fiorentina
Juventus earn their place in the final of the Coppa Italia as they overcome a deficit from the first leg to beat Fiorentina 3-0 at the Stadio Artemio Franchi.
Apr 7, 21:39
Khouma El Babacar of ACF Fiorentina celebrates his goal during the Serie A match between US Sassuolo Calcio and ACF Fiorentina on February 14, 2015
Team News: Khouma Babacar leads Fiorentina attack against Roma
Khouma Babacar leads the Fiorentina attack in the second leg of their Europa League tie against Roma.
Mar 19, 17:38
Michael Essien of AC Milan during warms up during the Serie A match between AC Milan and Torino FC at San Siro Stadium on February 1, 2014
Team News: AC Milan make five changes for Fiorentina trip
Both Fiorentina and AC Milan make plenty of changes to their lineups for this evening's Serie A match at the Stadio Artemio Franchi.
Mar 16, 17:43
Fiorentina's German forward Mario Gomez celebrates after scoring during the Serie A football match Fiorentina vs AS Roma at Artemio Franchi stadium in Florence on January 25, 2015
Team News: Wholesale changes for Fiorentina, Roma
Serie A rivals Fiorentina and Roma make five and six changes respectively ahead of their Europa League last-16 first leg at the Stadio Artemio Franchi.
Mar 12, 19:33



Tables
TeamPWDLFAGDPTS
1Napoli1311203492535
2Inter Milan1310302591633
3Juventus13101237142331
4Roma1210022381530
5Lazio1291232141828
6Sampdoria1282227151226
7AC Milan136161918119
8Torino134631820-218
9AC Chievo VeronaChievo134541520-517
10Fiorentina135262218417
11Atalanta BCAtalanta134451918116
12CagliariCagliari135081221-915
13Bologna124261115-414
14Udinese124081823-512
15Crotone133371124-1312
16SassuoloSassuolo13328822-1411
17SPALSPAL132471121-1010
18Genoa132381119-89
19Hellas VeronaHellas Verona12138826-186
20BeneventoBenevento130013633-270