Javi Martinez

Born: September 2, 1988 (age 29)

Height: 6'3" (191cm)
Weight: 12st 11lb (81kg)

Hometown: Estella, Spain
Nationality: Spain Spanish

Position: Defender/Midfielder
Team: Bayern Munich (no. 8)
Javi Martinez
Career History
Senior2006-2012Athletic Bilbao
2012-Bayern Munich
International2010-Spain
Sports Mole has 312 articles about Javi Martinez. Articles 1 to 40:
Bayern Munich's Dutch midfielder Arjen Robben celebrates scoring during the German first division football Bundesliga match between FC Bayern Munich and FC Cologne on October 24, 2015
Result: Bayern Munich move four points clear with victory over Borussia Dortmund
Bundesliga champions Bayern Munich earn Klassiker bragging rights and move further clear at the summit thanks to a 3-1 win over Borussia Dortmund.
Nov 4, 19:24
Brendan Rodgers manager of Liverpool looks on during the Barclays Premier League match between Everton and Liverpool at Goodison Park on October 4, 2015 in Liverpool, England.
Brendan Rodgers "very proud" of Celtic performance in Bayern Munich clash
Brendan Rodgers is proud of his Celtic charges despite succumbing to a 2-1 defeat to Bayern Munich in the Champions League on Tuesday night.
Oct 31, 23:02
Brendan Rodgers watches on during the Champions League game between Manchester City and Celtic on December 6, 2016
Result: Celtic out of Champions League after defeat to Bayern Munich
Celtic are out of the Champions League at the group stage due to their 2-1 defeat to Bayern Munich on Tuesday night.
Oct 31, 21:53
Bayern Munich's Dutch midfielder Arjen Robben applauds as he arrives for the warm up the German first division football Bundesliga match between FC Bayern Munich and FC Cologne on October 24, 2015
Result: Bayern Munich top Bundesliga after win over RB Leipzig
Bayern Munich rise to the top of the Bundesliga table courtesy of a 2-0 win over RB Leipzig at the Allianz Arena.
Oct 28, 19:27
Edinson Cavani celebrates scoring during the Champions League game between Arsenal and PSG on November 23, 2016
Result: Bayern Munich taken apart by rampant Paris Saint-Germain
Paris Saint-Germain move three points clear at the top of Group B thanks to a 3-0 win over Bayern Munich at the Parc des Princes.
Sep 27, 21:41
Bayern Munich's Polish striker Robert Lewandowski celebrates after the third goal for Munich during the German first division Bundesliga football match FC Bayern Muenchen vs VfL Wolfsburg in Munich, on September 22, 2015.
Result: Bayern Munich win DFL-Supercup on penalties
Bayern Munich win the 2017 DFL-Supercup after beating rivals Borussia Dortmund on penalties following a 2-2 draw at Signal Iduna Park.
Aug 5, 21:43
Bayern Munich's Javi Martinez celebrates after scoring in a friendly match against Sao Paulo on July 31, 2013
Javi Martinez: 'Bayern Munich will bounce back'
Bayern Munich centre-back Javi Martinez says that his team will "come back stronger" from their elimination in the quarter-finals of the Champions League to Real Madrid.
Apr 19, 13:26
Cristiano Ronaldo in action during the La Liga game between Barcelona and Real Madrid on December 3, 2016
Result: Real Madrid through to Champions League semi-finals
Cristiano Ronaldo scores a hat-trick as Real Madrid beat Bayern Munich 4-2 in the second leg of their Champions League quarter-final to march on to the semi-finals.
Apr 18, 22:17
Bayern Munich's Polish striker Robert Lewandowski (L) and Olympiakos' French defender Arthur Masuaku (R) vie for the ball during the UEFA Champions League Group F football match between FCB Bayern Munich and Olympiakos Piraeus on November 24, 2015
Team News: Robert Lewandowski starts against Real Madrid
Robert Lewandowski starts for Bayern Munich's Champions League quarter-final trip to Real Madrid.
Apr 18, 18:46
Real Madrid manager Zinedine Zidane on March 6, 2017
Preview: Real Madrid vs. Bayern Munich
Sports Mole previews Tuesday's Champions League quarter-final second leg between Real Madrid and Bayern Munich from the Bernabeu.
Apr 17, 15:00
Sergio Ramos for Real Madrid on September 20, 2014
Sergio Ramos "happy and satisfied" with first-leg win
Sergio Ramos insists that Real Madrid should have scored more than twice in their 2-1 win over Bayern Munich, leaving the tie "very much open" ahead of the return leg.
Apr 13, 09:50
Cristiano Ronaldo looks downbeat during the Champions League quarter-final between Wolfsburg and Real Madrid on April 6, 2016
Result: Cristiano Ronaldo double sinks Bayern Munich at Allianz Arena
Cristiano Ronaldo scores twice as Real Madrid come from behind to beat Bayern Munich 2-1 in the first leg of their Champions League quarter-final at the Allianz Arena.
Apr 12, 21:38
Zinedine Zidane watches on during the Champions League quarter-final between Real Madrid and Wolfsburg on April 12, 2016
Live Commentary: Bayern Munich 1-2 Real Madrid - as it happened
Relive Sports Mole's live commentary of the first leg of the Champions League quarter-final between Bayern Munich and Real Madrid from the Allianz Arena.
Apr 12, 18:43
Ulrich Hoeness, President of German Bundesliga football club Bayern Munich stands in the courtroom during his trial for tax evasion at the Higher Regional Court of Munich on March 13, 2014
Uli Hoeness: 'Bayern Munich to focus on own talent'
Bayern Munich president Uli Hoeness says that his club will focus on 'developing their own players' rather than continually entering the transfer market.
Mar 13, 17:34
A pensive Arsene Wenger during the Premier League game between Everton and Arsenal on December 13, 2016
Result: Ruthless Bayern Munich thrash Arsenal in first leg of Champions League tie
Bayern Munich all but ensure their place in the quarter-finals of the Champions League with a 5-1 victory over Arsenal in the first leg of their last-16 tie.
Feb 15, 21:37
Granit Xhaka sees red during the Premier League game between Arsenal and Burnley on January 22, 2017
Team News: Granit Xhaka brought straight back into Arsenal XI
Granit Xhaka comes straight back into Arsenal's starting lineup for the Champions League meeting with Bayern Munich as one of two changes from last time out.
Feb 15, 18:46
Bayern Munich's Spanish midfielder Xabi Alonso waits ahead the training of the German first division Bundesliga team FC Bayern Munich at the team club area in Munich, southern Germany, on July 7, 2015
Xabi Alonso doubtful for Arsenal match after limping out of training
Xabi Alonso is crocked by teammate Javi Martinez during a training session, just two days before Bayern Munich face Arsenal in the Champions League.
Feb 13, 21:43
Bayern Munich's Polish striker Robert Lewandowski celebrates after the third goal for Munich during the German first division Bundesliga football match FC Bayern Muenchen vs VfL Wolfsburg in Munich, on September 22, 2015.
Result: Bayern Munich ease past 10-man RB Leipzig
Bayern Munich move three points clear at the top of the Bundesliga courtesy of a 3-0 win over second-placed RB Leipzig, who played an hour with 10 men.
Dec 21, 20:52
Romelu Lukaku celebrates scoring during the FA Cup game between Everton and Chelsea on March 12, 2016
Report: Bayern Munich plotting £55m transfer for Romelu Lukaku
Everton striker Romelu Lukaku emerges as a reported £55m transfer target for Bayern Munich, which would surpass the previous record fee for a Bundesliga signing.
Oct 23, 12:13
Yannick Carrasco celebrates his equaliser during the Champions League final between Real Madrid and Atletico Madrid on May 28, 2016
Result: Atletico Madrid inflict first defeat of season on Bayern Munich in Champions League
Atletico Madrid seal a 1-0 win over Bayern Munich in their Group E Champions League clash at the Vicente Calderon.
Sep 28, 21:38
Antoine Griezmann celebrates after scoring for Atletico Madrid in the Champions League semi-final second leg against Bayern Munich on May 3, 2016
Result: Atletico Madrid hold off Bayern Munich to reach Champions League final
Atletico Madrid book their place in the final of the Champions League courtesy of an away-goals victory over Bayern Munich.
May 3, 21:41
Thomas Muller celebrates scoring during the Bundesliga game between Bayern Munich and Darmstadt on February 20, 2016
Team News: Bayern Munich start Thomas Muller, Diego Godin returns for Atletico Madrid
Thomas Muller starts for Bayern Munich, while Diego Godin returns for Atletico Madrid in their Champions League semi-final showdown at the Allianz Arena.
May 3, 18:43
Saul Niguez celebrates after giving Atletico Madrid the lead against Bayern Munich in their Champions League semi-final at the Vicente Calderon on April 27, 2016
Result: Atletico Madrid hold out for first-leg lead over Bayern Munich
Atletico Madrid frustrate Bayern Munich to gain a 1-0 lead at the halfway stage of their Champions League semi-final tie.
Apr 27, 21:37
Arturo Vidal celebrates a goal during the Champions League quarter-final between Benfica and Bayern Munich on April 13, 2016
Result: Bayern Munich ease through to Champions League semi-finals
Bayern Munich book their place in the semi-finals of the Champions League for the fourth season in a row courtesy of a 3-2 aggregate victory over Benfica.
Apr 13, 21:39
Bayern Munich's Polish striker Robert Lewandowski (C) celebrates scoring during the German first division Bundesliga football match FC Bayern Munich vs FC Ingolstadt 04 in Munich, southern Germany, on December 12, 2015
Team News: Roberto Lewandowski drops to Bayern Munich bench at Benfica
Pep Guardiola leaves Robert Lewandowski on the Bayern Munich bench for Wednesday night's Champions League quarter-final second leg at Benfica.
Apr 13, 18:57
Arturo Vidal celebrates scoring during the Champions League quarter-final between Bayern Munich and Benfica on April 5, 2016
Result: Arturo Vidal hands Bayern Munich slender first-leg advantage
Bayern Munich are limited to a 1-0 win over Benfica in the first leg of their Champions League quarter-final against Benfica.
Apr 5, 21:41
Bayern Munich's French forward Kingsley Coman (L) celebrates scoring the 3-0 with Bayern Munich's Brazilian midfielder Douglas Costa (L) and Bayern Munich's Chilean midfielder Arturo Vidal during the German first division Bundesliga football match 1 FSV M
Team News: Arturo Vidal, Douglas Costa in for Bayern Munich against Benfica
Arturo Vidal and Douglas Costa return to the Bayern Munich starting lineup for Tuesday night's Champions League quarter-final first leg against Benfica.
Apr 5, 19:12
Pep Guardiola follows the game during the Champions League round-of-16 second leg between Bayern Munich and Juventus on March 16, 2016
Preview: Bayern Munich vs. Benfica
Sports Mole looks ahead to Tuesday's Champions League quarter-final first leg between Bayern Munich and Benfica at the Allianz Arena.
Apr 4, 21:49
Juventus' forward from Croatia Mario Mandzukic celebrates after scoring during the UEFA Champions League football match Juventus vs Manchester City on November 25, 2015
Team News: Mario Mandzukic features against Bayern Munich
Bayern Munich will come up against their former striker Mario Mandzukic during their Champions League clash away at Juventus.
Feb 23, 18:47
Juventus head coach Massimiliano Allegri smiles during the UEFA Champions League group stage match between Juventus and Manchester City FC at Juventus Arena on November 25, 2015
Preview: Juventus vs. Bayern Munich
Sports Mole looks ahead to Tuesday's Champions League clash between two European giants as Juventus host Bayern Munich in the first leg of the last 16.
Feb 22, 21:57
Bayern Munich's Thomas Muller celebrates with teammate Javi Martinez after scoring his team's second goal against Augsburg during their 3rd round German Cup match on December 4, 2013
Quartet sign new Bayern Munich deals
Thomas Muller, Javi Martinez, Jerome Boateng and Xabi Alonso all agree new contracts with German champions Bayern Munich.
Dec 18, 11:36
Augsburg's Dominik Kohr battles with Thiago Alcantara of Bayern on September 12, 2015
Team News: Thiago returns to Bayern Munich bench
Thiago Alcantara returns from injury to earn a spot on the Bayern Munich bench against FC Ingolstadt 04.
Dec 12, 13:33
Bayern Munich's French midfielder Franck Ribery celebrates scoring during the UEFA Champions League Group E second-leg football match FC Bayern Munich vs AS Roma in Munich, southern Germany, on November 5, 2014
Team News: Franck Ribery named on Bayern Munich bench
Frank Ribery is named on the Bayern Munich bench against Borussia Monchengladbach after almost nine months on the sidelines.
Dec 5, 13:39
Bayern Munich's Spanish head coach Pep Guardiola reacts during the German first division Bundesliga football match 1 FSV Mainz 05 vs FC Bayern Muenchen in Mainz, southern Germany, on September 26, 2015
Pep Guardiola pays tribute to "brilliant" Javi Martinez
Bayern Munich head coach Pep Guardiola reveals his delight after watching Javi Martinez's "brilliant" display in the 2-0 win over Hertha Berlin.
Nov 28, 17:28
Bayern Munich's Polish striker Robert Lewandowski (L) and Berlin's Norwegian midfielder Per Cijan Skjelbred vie for the ball during the German first division Bundesliga football match FC Bayern Munich vs Hertha Berlin in Munich, southern Germany, on Novem
Result: Bayern Munich move 11 points clear at Bundesliga summit
Bayern Munich beat Hertha Berlin 2-0 to move 11 points clear at the top of the Bundesliga.
Nov 28, 16:19
Bayern Munich's Brazilian midfielder Douglas Costa (R) and Stuttgart's midfielder Christian Gentner vie for the ball during the German first division football Bundesliga match between FC Bayern Munich and VfB Stuttgart on November 7, 2015, 2015 in Munich,
Team News: Douglas Costa misses out for Bayern Munich with thigh injury
Douglas Costa misses Bayern Munich's Bundesliga meeting with Hertha Berlin due to a thigh injury.
Nov 28, 13:34
Bayern Munich's French forward Kingsley Coman (L) celebrates scoring the 3-0 with Bayern Munich's Brazilian midfielder Douglas Costa (L) and Bayern Munich's Chilean midfielder Arturo Vidal during the German first division Bundesliga football match 1 FSV M
Team News: Bayern Munich make four changes for Olympiacos, Esteban Cambiasso starts
Bayern Munich head coach Pep Guardiola makes four changes for his side's Champions League Group F fixture with Olympiacos, as Kingsley Coman returns to the starting XI.
Nov 24, 18:57
Bayern Munich's Spanish headcoach Pep Guardiola reacts during the German first division Bundesliga football match FC Bayern Munich vs Hamburger SV at the Allianz Arena in Munich, southern Germany, on August 14, 2015
Pep Guardiola pleased to battle past Schalke 04
Pep Guardiola admits that Schalke 04 made life uncomfortable for Bayern Munich before the champions clinched a 3-1 win at the Veltins Arena.
Nov 21, 22:22
Bayern Munich's Spanish midfielder Javier Martinez (C, hidden) celebrates with his teammates after scoring the 1-2 during the German first division Bundesliga football match FC Schalke 04 vs FC Bayern Munich in Gelsenkirchen, western Germany, on November
Result: Second-half Bayern Munich rally sinks Schalke 04
Bayern Munich move eight points clear at the top of the Bundesliga after they beat Schalke 04 3-1 away from home.
Nov 21, 19:27
Hoffenheim's midfielder Kevin Volland and Bayern Munich's defender Jerome Boateng vie for the ball during the German first division Bundesliga football match 1899 Hoffenheim vs FC Bayern Munich, on August 22, 2015
Team News: Jerome Boateng named on Bayern Munich bench
Jerome Boateng is named on the Bayern Munich bench for the Bundesliga meeting with Schalke 04.
Nov 21, 16:50



Tables
TeamPWDLFAGDPTS
1Bayern Munich129213082229
2RB Leipzig127232015523
3Borussia MonchengladbachBorussia M'bach126332121021
4Borussia DortmundDortmund1262429161320
5Hoffenheim125522115620
6Schalke 04Schalke116231410420
7Eintracht FrankfurtFrankfurt125431412219
8Hannover115331511418
9Bayer LeverkusenB. Leverkusen124532518717
10Augsburg124441614216
11Stuttgart125161215-316
12Mainz 05124351317-415
13Wolfsburg122821617-114
14Hertha Berlin123541619-314
15Hamburger SV113171018-810
16Freiburg12156724-178
17Werder Bremen11056414-105
18FC Koln120210423-192