Javier Mascherano

Born: June 8, 1984 (age 33)

Height: 5'7" (171cm)

Hometown: San Lorenzo, Argentina
Nationality: Argentina Argentine

Position: Defensive midfielder
Team: Barcelona (no. 14)
Javier Mascherano for Barcelona on February 11, 2015
Career History
Senior2005-2006Corinthians
2006-2007West Ham United
2007-2010Liverpool
2010-Barcelona
International2003-Argentina
Sports Mole has 533 articles about Javier Mascherano. Articles 1 to 40:
Javier Mascherano in action for Liverpool
Liverpool favourites to re-sign Javier Mascherano
Liverpool emerge as favourites to re-sign Javier Mascherano from Brazil, with the Argentine reportedly available on a free transfer.
Nov 14, 09:33
Javier Mascherano in action for Liverpool
Javier Mascherano linked with Liverpool return
Liverpool reportedly table a shock bid to bring back former defender Javier Mascherano from Barcelona.
Nov 9, 07:45
Lionel Messi during an Argentina training session on March 22, 2016
Lionel Messi angered by claims he holds big influence in Argentina set-up
Argentina and Barcelona forward Lionel Messi hits out at accusations that he chooses the coaches and players for the national team.
Nov 8, 21:50
Javier Mascherano and his imaginary friend in the La Liga match between Barcelona and Malaga on November 19, 2016
Javier Mascherano tempted by return to Argentina
Versatile Barcelona star Javier Mascherano hints that he is open to a return to Argentina in the long term, amid suggestions that he will quit Camp Nou next summer.
Nov 7, 21:07
Javier Mascherano and his imaginary friend in the La Liga match between Barcelona and Malaga on November 19, 2016
Team News: Javier Mascherano replaces Gerard Pique for Barcelona
Ernesto Valverde makes four changes to his Barcelona starting XI ahead of Tuesday night's Champions League trip to Olympiacos.
Oct 31, 19:06
Ernesto Valverde head coach of Athletic Bilbao during the first leg of UEFA Champions League qualifying play-offs round match between SSC Napoli and Athletic Club on August 19, 2014
Preview: Olympiacos vs. Barcelona
Sports Mole rounds up the predicted lineups, team news and form guide ahead of Barcelona's Group D visit to face Olympiacos in the Champions League.
Oct 29, 18:52
Javier Mascherano and his imaginary friend in the La Liga match between Barcelona and Malaga on November 19, 2016
Report: Javier Mascherano heading to Major League Soccer
Versatile Barcelona ace Javier Mascherano will reportedly bring his Camp Nou career to an end next summer and join a club in the United States.
Oct 29, 16:00
Andres Iniesta celebrates with Lionel Messi after scoring during the La Liga game between Barcelona and Malaga on October 21, 2017
Andres Iniesta, Javier Mascherano miss Barcelona training
Andres Iniesta and Javier Mascherano are major doubts for Barcelona's La Liga clash with Athletic Bilbao due to a hip injury and illness respectively.
Oct 28, 09:47
Javier Mascherano and his imaginary friend in the La Liga match between Barcelona and Malaga on November 19, 2016
Result: Barcelona overcome Malaga at Camp Nou
Barcelona stretch their lead at the top of La Liga to four points courtesy of a 2-0 win over basement side Malaga at Camp Nou.
Oct 21, 21:38
Ernesto Valverde head coach of Athletic Bilbao during the first leg of UEFA Champions League qualifying play-offs round match between SSC Napoli and Athletic Club on August 19, 2014
Team News: Ernesto Valverde sticks with Gerard Deulofeu in attack
Gerard Deulofeu retains his starting spot for Barcelona as they take on Malaga at Camp Nou, with boss Ernesto Valverde making two changes to his side.
Oct 21, 18:52
Barcelona forward Lionel Messi celebrates scoring during his side's Champions League group game against Juventus at the Camp Nou on September 12, 2017
Result: Lionel Messi scores 100th European goal as 10-man Barcelona ease past Olympiacos
Barcelona move to the brink of qualification for the last 16 with a 3-1 win over Olympiacos, despite being forced to play more than half of the match with 10 men.
Oct 18, 21:37
Marcelo for Real Madrid on December 9, 2014
Real Madrid defender Marcelo accused of tax fraud in Spain
Spanish prosecutors accuse Real Madrid defender Marcelo of defrauding local tax authorities of €490,917 (£437,753) in 2013.
Oct 17, 17:41
Javier Mascherano of Argentina reacts during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Quarter Final match between Argentina and Belgium at Estadio Nacional on July 5, 2014
Javier Mascherano to quit Argentina duty next year
Barcelona midfielder Javier Mascherano targets World Cup success next summer with Argentina before retiring from international football.
Oct 12, 16:41
Barcelona forward Lionel Messi celebrates scoring during his side's Champions League group game against Juventus at the Camp Nou on September 12, 2017
Result: Barcelona beat Las Palmas in empty Camp Nou
Barcelona continue their 100% start to the 2017-18 La Liga campaign courtesy of a 3-0 win over Las Palmas in Sunday afternoon's behind-closed-doors match at Camp Nou.
Oct 1, 17:05
A general view of the stadium prior to kickoff during the UEFA Champions League Round of 16 match between FC Barcelona and Manchester City at Camp Nou on March 12, 2014
Preview: Barcelona vs. Las Palmas
Sports Mole previews Sunday afternoon's La Liga meeting between leaders Barcelona and Las Palmas at Camp Nou.
Sep 29, 10:23
Barcelona's French defender Jeremy Mathieu celebrates after scoring a goal next to Real Madrid's defender Sergio Ramos during the 'clasico' Spanish league football match FC Barcelona vs Real Madrid CF at the Camp Nou stadium in Barcelona on March 22, 2015
Jeremy Mathieu unhappy with treatment received at Barcelona
Jeremy Mathieu hits out at technical director Robert Fernandez and president Josep Maria Bartomeu for the way that they treated him during his time at Barcelona.
Sep 25, 14:28
Luis Suarez celebrates scoring during the La Liga game between Barcelona and Real Madrid on December 3, 2016
Team News: Luis Suarez back for Catalan derby
Luis Suarez and Aleix Vidal start up front with Lionel Messi as Barcelona travel to Girona in the first ever league meeting between the two sides.
Sep 23, 18:43
Barcelona forward Lionel Messi celebrates scoring during his side's Champions League group game against Juventus at the Camp Nou on September 12, 2017
Result: Lionel Messi hits four in Barcelona win
Barcelona make it five wins from five La Liga matches at the start of the 2017-18 campaign with a 6-1 win over Eibar at Camp Nou.
Sep 19, 22:48
Luis Suarez in action for Barcelona during their La Liga clash with Granada at the Camp Nou on October 29, 2016
Barcelona clear Luis Suarez to play for Uruguay after injury return
Uruguay are handed a major boost ahead of their meeting with Argentina as Barcelona have given Luis Suarez the green light to feature after recovering from injury.
Aug 31, 21:16
Long-limbed Angel Di Maria celebrates scoring lors de la finale de la Coupe de la Ligue entre Lille et PSG le 23 Avril, 2016
Paris Saint-Germain reject Barcelona bid for Angel di Maria?
Paris Saint-Germain reportedly turn down an offer of €35m (£32.4m) from Barcelona for Angel di Maria.
Aug 26, 13:57
Ivan Rakitic in action for Barcelona during their La Liga clash with Granada at the Camp Nou on October 29, 2016
Result: Barcelona overcome Real Betis at Camp Nou
Barcelona begin their 2017-18 La Liga campaign with a 2-0 victory over Real Betis at Camp Nou on Sunday night.
Aug 20, 21:08
Lionel Messi in action during the La Liga game between Barcelona and Real Madrid on December 3, 2016
Preview: Barcelona vs. Real Betis
Sports Mole previews Barcelona's opening weekend of La Liga action as they welcome the visit of Real Betis to Camp Nou.
Aug 19, 10:37
Gareth Bale during the Champions League match between Real Madrid and Atletico Madrid on May 28, 2016
Team News: Real Madrid stars Gareth Bale, Isco rested for El Clasico clash with Barcelona
Real Madrid boss Zinedine Zidane rests both Gareth Bale and Isco for their El Clasico showdown against Barcelona.
Aug 16, 21:08
Liverpool's English midfielder Steven Gerrard walks by the pitch before the English Premier League football match between Liverpool and Crystal Palace at the Anfield stadium in Liverpool, Merseyside on May 16, 2015
Steven Gerrard: 'Philippe Coutinho will have to create a war to leave Liverpool'
Steven Gerrard says that Philippe Coutinho will have to create a "war" if he wants to join Barcelona this summer.
Aug 9, 12:33
Javier Mascherano and his imaginary friend in the La Liga match between Barcelona and Malaga on November 19, 2016
Barcelona confirm Javier Mascherano injuries
Barcelona confirm that Javier Mascherano suffered concussion and a knee injury during the Copa del Rey victory over Alaves at the Vicente Calderon.
May 27, 23:10
Lionel Messi in action during the La Liga game between Barcelona and Real Madrid on December 3, 2016
Result: Barcelona boss Luis Enrique bows out with Copa del Rey success
Lionel Messi scores one and plays a part in two others as Barcelona beat Alaves 3-1 to win their third Copa del Rey in succession.
May 27, 22:25
Barcelona's Paco Alcacer challenges Ruben Vezo of Granada during the La Liga clash at the Camp Nou on October 29, 2016
Team News: Paco Alcacer in for suspended Luis Suarez
Barcelona bring Paco Alcacer into their starting lineup in place of the suspended Luis Suarez for tonight's Copa del Rey final against Alaves.
May 27, 19:32
Barcelona's coach Luis Enrique shouts from the sidelines during the Spanish league football match FC Barcelona vs SD Eibar at the Camp Nou stadium in Barcelona on October 25, 2015
Preview: Barcelona vs. Alaves
Sports Mole previews Saturday evening's Copa del Rey final meeting between Barcelona and Alaves at the Vicente Calderon.
May 25, 16:18
Barcelona manager Luis Enrique speaks at a press conference ahead of his side's Champions League clash with Manchester City at the Etihad Stadium on November 1, 2016
Preview: Barcelona vs. Eibar
Sports Mole previews Barcelona's La Liga clash with Eibar as the Catalan side aim to push Real Madrid to the wire in their tightly-contested title race.
May 20, 11:20
Lionel Messi in action for Barcelona during their La Liga clash with Granada at the Camp Nou on October 29, 2016
Result: Barcelona thump Osasuna to move three points clear at top of La Liga
Barcelona move three points clear at the top of La Liga courtesy of a 7-1 win over basement side Osasuna at Camp Nou on Wednesday night.
Apr 26, 20:19
Gerard Pique in action for Barcelona on October 19, 2016
Live Commentary: Barcelona 7-1 Osasuna - as it happened
Relive Sports Mole's live commentary of the La Liga clash between Barcelona and Osasuna from Camp Nou.
Apr 26, 17:30
Gareth Bale thinks he's scored during the La Liga match between Barcelona and Real Madrid on April 2, 2016
Team News: Gareth Bale returns to Real Madrid lineup for El Clasico showdown
Gareth Bale returns to the Real Madrid starting XI for their El Clasico showdown with Barcelona.
Apr 23, 18:51
Javier Mascherano and his imaginary friend in the La Liga match between Barcelona and Malaga on November 19, 2016
Report: Javier Mascherano wants Barcelona stay
A report claims that Javier Mascherano wants to stay at Barcelona this summer, despite strong suggestions that the Argentine wanted to leave Camp Nou.
Apr 22, 20:28
Paulo Dybala scores during the game between Juventus and Hellas Verona on January 6, 2016
Team News: Paulo Dybala passed fit for Juventus's Champions League clash against Barcelona
Paulo Dybala overcomes an injury scare to start for Juventus in tonight's Champions League quarter-final decider against Barcelona.
Apr 19, 18:49
Javier Mascherano for Barcelona on February 11, 2015
Javier Mascherano fit to face Juventus
Barcelona manager Luis Enrique confirms that Javier Mascherano will be available for the Champions League quarter-final second leg with Juventus after a calf injury.
Apr 18, 19:36
Gerard Pique in action for Barcelona on October 19, 2016
Preview: Barcelona vs. Juventus
Sports Mole previews Wednesday's Champions League quarter-final second leg between Barcelona and Juventus from Camp Nou.
Apr 18, 18:37
Javier Mascherano for Barcelona on February 11, 2015
Report: Galatasaray want Javier Mascherano
A report claims that Galatasaray want to sign Barcelona centre-back Javier Mascherano at the end of the season.
Apr 17, 13:35
Javier Mascherano for Barcelona on February 11, 2015
Report: Javier Mascherano to miss Juventus clash
A report claims that a calf injury will keep Javier Mascherano out of Barcelona's Champions League quarter-final second leg against Juventus.
Apr 17, 12:14
Lionel Messi in action for Barcelona during their La Liga clash with Granada at the Camp Nou on October 29, 2016
Result: Lionel Messi nets brace in Barcelona win
Barcelona return to within three points of Real Madrid at the top of La Liga with a 3-2 win over Real Sociedad at Camp Nou.
Apr 15, 21:36
Paulo Dybala celebrates scoring during the Champions League game between Juventus and Bayern Munich on February 22, 2016
Result: Paulo Dybala hits brace in Juventus win
Juventus record a 3-0 win over Barcelona in the first leg of their Champions League quarter-final in Turin on Tuesday night.
Apr 11, 21:38



Tables
TeamPWDLFAGDPTS
1Barcelona1211103342934
2Valencia1293032112130
3Real Madrid127322291324
4Atletico MadridAtletico126601661024
5Sevilla127141412222
6Villarreal126331912721
7Real Sociedad125342522318
8Leganes12525911-217
9Real Betis125252125-417
10Getafe124441914516
11GironaGirona124441417-316
12Levante123631415-115
13Celta Vigo124262319414
14Espanyol12345915-613
15Athletic Bilbao123361216-412
16Deportivo La CorunaDeportivo123271523-811
17EibarEibar123271125-1411
18Malaga12219925-167
19AlavesAlaves122010620-146
20Las PalmasLas Palmas122010830-226