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Diego Godin

Born: February 16, 1986 (age 32)

Height: 6'1.5" (187cm)
Weight: 12st 6lb (79kg)

Hometown: Rosario, Uruguay
Nationality: Uruguay flag Uruguayan

Position: Defender
Team: Atletico Madrid (no. 2)
Diego Godin for Atletico Madrid on October 22, 2014
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Career History
Senior2006-2007Nacional
2007-2010Villarreal
2010-Atletico Madrid
International2005-Uruguay
Sports Mole has 434 articles about Diego Godin. Articles 1 to 40:
Luka Modric in action for Real Madrid on May 6, 2018
Team News: Luka Modric left out for Real Madrid's Super Cup clash against Atletico Madrid
Luka Modric is left out of Real Madrid's starting lineup to face Atletico Madrid.
Aug 15, 18:49
Diego Godin in action for Atletico Madrid in the Europa League final on May 16, 2018
Diego Godin: 'Personal reasons behind Atletico Madrid stay'
Uruguay defender Diego Godin reveals that his Atletico Madrid contract has not been renewed but added that he "decided to stay for personal reasons".
Aug 14, 22:45
Atletico Madrid manager Diego Simeone directs his team in training ahead of the 2018 Europa League final
Result: Lautaro Martinez nets stunner as Inter Milan beat Atletico Madrid
Lautaro Martinez scores the only goal of the match as Inter Milan record a 1-0 win over Atletico Madrid at the Wanda Metropolitano.
Aug 11, 22:01
Leicester City defender Harry Maguire in action during a Premier League match against Burnley in April 2018
Manchester United 'turned down chance to sign Harry Maguire for £15m'
Manchester United reportedly turned down the chance to sign Harry Maguire for just £15m from Hull City last summer, having been quoted £75m this summer.
Aug 10, 12:19
Paul Pogba in action for Manchester United during the FA Cup final on May 19, 2018
How Manchester United could line up in 2018-19
Ahead of Manchester United's season opener against Leicester City, Sports Mole looks at how the Red Devils could line up during the 2018-19 campaign.
Aug 10, 09:37
Marcos Rojo in action for Manchester United on January 1, 2018
Everton 'eye £22m Marcos Rojo move'
Everton reportedly line up Manchester United defender Marcos Rojo as a late £22m transfer target.
Aug 9, 16:36
Diego Godin in action for Atletico Madrid in the Europa League final on May 16, 2018
Report: Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho furious with Diego Godin agent
A report claims that a disgruntled Jose Mourinho believes Diego Godin's agent used Manchester United to get his client a new contract at Atletico Madrid.
Aug 9, 16:23
Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho patrols the touchline during the 2018 FA Cup final against Chelsea at Wembley
Craig Bellamy: 'Manchester United have become desperate'
Former Manchester City striker Craig Bellamy questions Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho's transfer strategy after missing out on his top defensive targets.
Aug 9, 16:01
Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho patrols the touchline during the 2018 FA Cup final against Chelsea at Wembley
Preview: Manchester United vs. Leicester City - prediction, team news, lineups
Sports Mole previews the opening game of the Premier League season as Jose Mourinho's half-strength Manchester United take on Leicester City at Old Trafford.
Aug 9, 15:01
Jerome Boateng in action for Bayern Munich in pre-season on August 7, 2018
Jerome Boateng trains with Bayern Munich
Jerome Boateng trains with Bayern Munich on Thursday, with the Manchester United target now likely to remain at the Allianz Arena.
Aug 9, 14:36
Leicester City defender Harry Maguire in action during a Premier League match against Burnley in April 2018
Claude Puel rules out Harry Maguire sale to Manchester United
Leicester City manager Claude Puel confirms that Harry Maguire will not be leaving the club despite speculation linking him with a deadline-day move to Manchester United.
Aug 9, 12:23
Diego Godin in action for Atletico Madrid in the Europa League final on May 16, 2018
Diego Godin 'turns down Manchester United move'
Atletico Madrid defender Diego Godin reportedly turns down a deadline-day move to Manchester United in order to stay at the Wanda Metropolitano.
Aug 9, 12:08
Diego Godin in action for Atletico Madrid in the Europa League final on May 16, 2018
Report: Manchester United make Diego Godin enquiry
A report claims that Atletico Madrid centre-back Diego Godin is a deadline-day target for Manchester United, who have made contact with the Spanish club.
Aug 9, 11:18
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Juventus 'to offer Diego Godin three-year deal'
Juventus will offer Atletico Madrid centre-back Diego Godin a three-year contract in a bid to convince him to move to Turin, according to a report.
Jul 18, 13:12
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Juventus 'want to secure Diego Godin deal'
Juventus are keen to tie up a deal for Atletico Madrid centre-back Diego Godin this summer, according to a report.
Jul 15, 21:59
Kylian Mbappe celebrates scoring his side's fourth during the World Cup final between France and Croatia on July 15, 2018
Gary Neville: 'France deserved to win 2018 World Cup'
Former England defender Gary Neville insists that France deserved to prevail at the 2018 World Cup.
Jul 15, 19:12
Arsenal defender Shkodran Mustafi in action during his side's Europa League clash with AC Milan in March 2018
Juventus 'considering Shkodran Mustafi swoop'
Juventus could reportedly move for Arsenal centre-back Shkodran Mustafi this summer, should their pursuit of Atletico Madrid's Diego Godin prove unsuccessful.
Jul 10, 09:32
France's Antoine Griezmann celebrates scoring their second goal against Italy in a friendly on June 1, 2018
Result: Soft goals help France past Uruguay in opening quarter-final
Goals from Raphael Varane and Antoine Griezmann earn France a 2-0 win over Uruguay in their World Cup quarter-final tie at the Nizhny Novgorod Stadium.
Jul 6, 16:53
Uruguay's Edinson Cavani scores their first goal past Portugal's Rui Patricio on June 30, 2018
Result: Edinson Cavani brace sends Uruguay past Portugal and into quarter-finals
Uruguay secure a place in the quarter-finals of the 2018 World Cup courtesy of a hard-fought 2-1 victory over Portugal at the Fisht Olympic Stadium in Sochi.
Jun 30, 20:55
Uruguay manager Oscar Tabarez on November 13, 2017
Oscar Tabarez: 'I won't obsess over Cristiano Ronaldo'
Uruguay coach Oscar Tabarez insists that his side will "not obsess" over trying to mark Portugal forward Cristiano Ronaldo.
Jun 30, 11:09
Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho patrols the touchline during a Premier League match against Watford at Old Trafford
Manchester United 'eye Diego Godin swoop'
Manchester United want to sign Atletico Madrid centre-back Diego Godin in this summer's transfer window, according to a report.
Jun 26, 12:35
Uruguay striker Luis Suarez in action during his side's World Cup qualifier with Bolivia in October 2017
Result: Uruguay beat 10-man Russia to top Group A
Uruguay seal top spot in World Cup Group A with a 3-0 win over 10-man Russia at the Samara Arena, with both Luis Suarez and Edinson Cavani on the scoresheet.
Jun 25, 16:54
Uruguay manager Oscar Tabarez on November 13, 2017
Team News: Uruguay make four changes for Group A clash with Russia
Uruguay make four changes to their starting lineup for this afternoon's Group A showdown with Russia, while the tournament hosts bring in three new faces.
Jun 25, 13:54
Matthijs de Ligt in action for Ajax on May 3, 2017
Juventus 'targeting Matthijs de Ligt, Diego Godin'
Juventus reportedly earmark Diego Godin and Matthijs de Ligt as potential replacements for Daniele Rugani.
Jun 24, 13:32
Mohamed Salah in action for Egypt during a World Cup qualifying match with Congo in October 2017
Team News: Mohamed Salah on bench for Egypt against Uruguay
Egypt winger Mohamed Salah will start on the bench for the Pharaohs in their Group A opener with Uruguay.
Jun 15, 11:29
Egypt manager Hector Cuper on May 25, 2018
Preview: Egypt vs. Uruguay - prediction, team news, lineups
Sports Mole provides predicted lineups, team news and a full match preview of the World Cup Group A match between Egypt and Uruguay.
Jun 13, 17:10
Stefan Savic in action for Atletico Madrid on November 18, 2017
Chelsea, Juventus 'to battle for Stefan Savic'
Chelsea and Italian champions Juventus are reportedly both interested in signing Atletico Madrid defender Stefan Savic this summer.
Jun 13, 10:03
Jamie Vardy tussles with Diego Godin during the Champions League quarter-final second leg between Leicester City and Atletico Madrid on April 18, 2017
Juventus 'make contact with Atletico Madrid for Diego Godin'
Juventus reportedly make contact with Atletico Madrid regarding the potential signing of Diego Godin this summer.
May 27, 11:56
Antoine Griezmann celebrates scoring for Atletico Madrid on September 17, 2017
Result: Ruthless Atletico Madrid brush aside Marseille to win Europa League
Antoine Griezmann scores twice and skipper Gabi adds a late third as Atletico Madrid beat Marseille 3-0 to win the Europa League.
May 16, 21:38
Dimitri Payet playing for Marseille in the 2016-17 season
Team News: Marseille's Dimitri Payet passed fit for Europa League final
Marseille winger Dimitri Payet is passed fit for their Europa League final against Atletico Madrid.
May 16, 18:54
Luis Suarez celebrates scoring during the La Liga game between Barcelona and Real Madrid on December 3, 2016
Uruguay reveal preliminary World Cup squad
Luis Suarez, Diego Godin and Edinson Cavani headline Uruguay's 26-man squad for the 2018 World Cup finals.
May 16, 17:48
Atletico Madrid manager Diego Simeone during the Champions League match with Leicester City on April 18, 2017
Result: Atletico Madrid tighten grip on second place in La Liga
Atletico Madrid edge past city rivals Getafe 1-0 to as good as secure a runners-up spot in La Liga, courtesy of an early Koke goal.
May 12, 20:27
Atletico Madrid manager Diego Simeone during the Champions League match with Leicester City on April 18, 2017
Diego Simeone: 'My squad is not big enough'
Atletico Madrid boss Diego Simeone says that Sunday's surprise 2-0 home defeat to Espanyol was down to the fact that he does not have a big enough squad.
May 7, 12:15
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Diego Godin: 'My job is to defend'
Atletico Madrid centre-back Diego Godin says that his "job is to defend" when questioned on his impressive display against Arsenal.
May 4, 10:50
General view inside the Wanda Metropolitano, August 2017
Atletico Madrid's Diego Godin: 'Arsenal will be more anxious in second leg'
Atletico Madrid defender Diego Godin predicts that Arsenal will be 'more anxious' to perform in the second leg of the Europa League semi-final between the two clubs.
May 3, 10:09
Alexandre Lacazette celebrates scoring the Gunners' second during the Europa League quarter-final game between Arsenal and CSKA Moscow on April 5, 2018
Preview: Arsenal vs. Atletico Madrid - prediction, team news, lineups
Sports Mole previews the Europa League action as Arsenal welcome the visit of Atletico Madrid in the first leg of their semi-final clash at the Emirates.
Apr 25, 11:46
Antoine Griezmann celebrates scoring for Atletico Madrid on September 17, 2017
Result: Atletico Madrid lead Sporting Lisbon after first leg
Atletico Madrid comfortably beat Sporting Lisbon and edge towards the last four of the Europa League.
Apr 5, 22:03
Ryan Giggs pictured in 2013
Ryan Giggs eyes further Wales improvement
Wales manager Ryan Giggs warns his side that they will need to be at their very best to beat Uruguay in the final of the China Cup.
Mar 25, 20:32
Atletico Madrid manager Diego Simeone during the Champions League match with Leicester City on April 18, 2017
Result: Atletico Madrid return to winning ways in La Liga
Atletico Madrid return to winning ways in La Liga courtesy of a 3-0 success over Celta Vigo at the Wanda Metropolitano.
Mar 11, 17:05
Tottenham Hotspur defender Jan Vertonghen catches Mario Gotze in the face during their Champions League Group H clash with Borussia Dortmund on September 13, 2017
Lazio 'considering surprise move for Jan Vertonghen'
Lazio are eyeing up a summer swoop for Tottenham Hotspur centre-back Jan Vertonghen, according to a report in Italy.
Mar 6, 15:38

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