Miguel Layun

Born: June 25, 1988 (age 29)

Height: 5'10.5" (179cm)
Weight: 10st 10lb (68kg)

Hometown: Cordoba, Mexico
Nationality: Mexico Mexican

Position: Left-back
Team: Porto (no. 7)
Career History
Senior2009-2010Atalanta BC
2010-2014Club America
2014-2015Granada
2015-2016Watford
→ 2015-2016Porto (loan)
2016-Porto
International2013-Mexico
Sports Mole has 61 articles about Miguel Layun. Articles 1 to 40:
Porto's Cameroonian forward Vincent Aboubakar celebrating scoring Porto's goal during the match between FC Porto and Vitoria Guimaraes for the Portuguese Primeira Liga at Estadio do Dragao on August 15, 2015
Result: Monaco thrashed by rampant Porto as Vincent Aboubakar bags brace
Monaco slip to a 3-0 defeat at the hands of Porto in Tuesday night's Champions League encounter at the Stade Louis II.
Sep 26, 21:52
Greece manager Fernando Santos celebrates his side scoring a goal on November 19, 2013.
Result: Portugal edge out Mexico for third-place finish at Confederations Cup
Portugal dramatically recover from a goal down to beat Mexico 2-1 in the third-place playoff at the 2017 Confederations Cup.
Jul 2, 15:33
Paulo Dybala celebrates scoring during the Champions League game between Juventus and Bayern Munich on February 22, 2016
Result: Juventus book last-eight spot in Champions League
Italian champions Juventus secure their spot in the quarter-finals of the Champions League with a 1-0 win over 10-man Porto in Turin.
Mar 14, 21:37
Claudio Marchisio of Juventus FC celebrates his goal during the Serie A match between FC Internazionale Milano and Juventus FC at Stadio Giuseppe Meazza on May 16, 2015
Team News: Juventus make four changes ahead of Porto clash
Juventus make four changes as they welcome Porto to Turin in Tuesday's Champions League last-16 second leg.
Mar 14, 19:13
Wes Morgan of Leivcester City in action during the Barclays Premier League match between Leicester City and Sunderland at The King Power Stadium on August 8, 2015
Team News: Claudio Ranieri shuffles pack as Group G winners Leicester City visit Porto
Leicester City boss Claudio Ranieri shuffles his pack ahead of their Champions League trip to Porto, with only Wes Morgan retaining his place in the starting XI.
Dec 7, 19:01
Leicester City striker Islam Slimani celebrates after giving Leicester the lead during their Champions League Group G match against Porto at the King Power Stadium on September 27, 2016
Result: Leicester City continue perfect start to Champions League campaign
Leicester City make it two wins from two in their maiden Champions League campaign with a 1-0 victory over Porto at the King Power Stadium.
Sep 27, 21:37
Porto's Mexican defender Miguel Layun reacts after scoring during the UEFA Champions League, group G, football match between Maccabi Tel Aviv and FC Porto at the Sammy Ofer Stadium, in the Israeli coastal city of Haifa, on November 4, 2015
Result: Porto dump nine-man Roma out of Champions League
Porto qualify for the group stages of the Champions League courtesy of a 3-0 away victory over nine-man Roma in the second leg of their qualifying playoff.
Aug 23, 21:39
Porto's Mexican defender Miguel Layun reacts after scoring during the UEFA Champions League, group G, football match between Maccabi Tel Aviv and FC Porto at the Sammy Ofer Stadium, in the Israeli coastal city of Haifa, on November 4, 2015
Watford defender Miguel Layun completes Porto move
Porto complete the permanent signing of Watford defender Miguel Layun, who spent last term on loan at the Estadio do Dragao.
May 29, 20:35
Porto's Mexican defender Miguel Layun reacts after scoring during the UEFA Champions League, group G, football match between Maccabi Tel Aviv and FC Porto at the Sammy Ofer Stadium, in the Israeli coastal city of Haifa, on November 4, 2015
Real Madrid want Watford left-back Miguel Layun?
Real Madrid are reportedly keeping tabs on Watford left-back Miguel Layun, who is currently on loan at Porto.
Mar 30, 13:58
Dynamo Kiev's players (Blue jerseys) celebrate after scoring the opening goal during the UEFA Champions League Group G football match FC Porto vs FC Dynamo Kyiv at the Dragao stadium in Porto on November 24, 2015
Result: Porto come from behind to earn victory against Pacos de Ferreira
Porto come back from an early goal to beat Pacos de Ferreira 2-1 at the Estadio do Dragao in the Primeira Liga.
Dec 5, 20:26
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Result: Porto hit four to ease past Uniao
Three quick first-half goals help Porto to ease past Uniao 4-0 in their Primeira Liga clash, as Julen Lopetegui's side go two points off Sporting Lisbon in the league.
Dec 2, 21:49
Dynamo Kiev's players (Blue jerseys) celebrate after scoring the opening goal during the UEFA Champions League Group G football match FC Porto vs FC Dynamo Kyiv at the Dragao stadium in Porto on November 24, 2015
Result: Andriy Yarmolenko, Derlis Gonzalez give Dynamo Kiev win at Porto
Goals from Andriy Yarmolenko and Derlis Gonzalez give Dynamo Kiev a 2-0 win at Porto in their Champions League tie, as an Iker Casillas error doubles the visitors' lead.
Nov 24, 21:50
Dynamo Kiev's forward Andriy Yarmolenko (L) vies with Porto's midfielder Danilo Pereira during the UEFA Champions League Group G football match FC Porto vs FC Dynamo Kyiv at the Dragao stadium in Porto on November 24, 2015
Half-Time Report: Andriy Yarmolenko penalty gives Dynamo Kiev lead at Porto
An Andriy Yarmolenko penalty gives Dynamo Kiev a 1-0 lead at Porto in their Champions League Group G clash.
Nov 24, 20:43
Giannelli Imbula of Marseille warms up prior to the French Ligue 1 match between Olympique de Marseille and OGC Nice at Stade Velodrome on August 29, 2014
Team News: Gianelli Imbula returns for Porto against Dynamo Kiev
Porto head coach Julen Lopetegui makes one change for his side's Champions League Group G clash with Dynamo Kiev, as Gianelli Imbula replaces Evandro in midfield.
Nov 24, 19:17
Porto's Cameroonian forward Vincent Aboubakar (L) is congratulated by teammate Algerian midfielder Yacine Brahimi after scoring a goal during the Portuguese league football match FC Porto vs Vitoria Setubal FC at the Dragao stadium in Porto on November 8,
Result: Porto beat Vitoria de Setubal thanks to Vincent Aboubakar, Miguel Layun goals
Goals from Vincent Aboubakar and Miguel Layun in the last 20 minutes of the match help Porto break down Vitoria de Setubal at Estadio do Dragao.
Nov 8, 20:08
Porto's Spanish coach Julen Lopetegui plays with a ball in a training session at the Dragao stadium in Porto on March 9, 2015
Julen Lopetegui: 'Porto made things look easy against Maccabi Tel Aviv'
Julen Lopetegui praises Porto's performance against Maccabi Tel Aviv, but warns that they have more work ahead if they are to reach the Champions League last 16.
Nov 4, 22:48
Porto's Portuguese midfielder Andre Andre (C) reacts after scoring during the UEFA Champions League, group G, football match between Maccabi Tel Aviv and FC Porto at the Sammy Ofer Stadium, in the Israeli coastal city of Haifa, on November 04, 2015
Result: Porto top of Group G after Maccabi Tel Aviv win
Miguel Layun seals Porto's 3-1 win away to Maccabi Tel Aviv as the Portuguese side top Group G with two games left.
Nov 4, 21:38
Cristian Tello for Porto on February 1, 2015
Half-Time Report: Christian Tello gives Porto lead against Maccabi Tel Aviv
Christian Tello puts Porto ahead in their Group G Champions League clash with Maccabi Tel Aviv.
Nov 4, 20:37
FC Porto's players celebrate after scoring during the UEFA Champions League, group G, football match between Maccabi Tel Aviv and FC Porto at the Sammy Ofer Stadium, in the Israeli coastal city of Haifa, on November 4, 2015
Live Commentary: Maccabi Tel Aviv 1-3 Porto - as it happened
Relive all the action from Porto's 3-1 win over Maccabi Tel Aviv in their Champions League clash at the Sammy Ofer Stadium.
Nov 4, 19:14
A general view of Vicarage Road Stadium under going Renovations to the East Stand prior to the Sky Bet Championship match between Watford and Sheffield Wednesday at Vicarage Road on December 14, 2013
Preview: Watford vs. Arsenal
Sports Mole previews Saturday evening's Premier League fixture between Watford and Arsenal at Vicarage Road.
Oct 15, 19:44
Miguel Layun (3rd L) of Watford celebrates scoring his team's first goal with his team mates during the Barclays Premier League match between Everton and Watford at Goodison Park on August 8, 201
Miguel Layun: 'Champions League football too good to turn down'
Miguel Layun reveals that the chance to play in the Champions League with Porto was a deciding factor in his move from Watford.
Sep 30, 15:52
Benfica's Argentinian midfielder Nico Gaitan (L) vies with Porto's Mexican forward Jesus Corona (C) next to Porto's Spanish coach Julen Lopetegui during the Portuguese league football match FC Porto vs SL Benfica at the Dragao stadium in Porto, on Septemb
Result: Late Andre Andre goal downs Benfica in Classico
Porto edge out Classico rivals Benfica with a 1-0 victory courtesy of Andre Andre's late winner.
Sep 20, 21:07
Argentina defender Christian Ansaldi celebrates after scoring an equalising goal with Argentina striker Lionel Messi during the international friendly football match between Croatia and Argentina at the Boleyn Ground, Upton Park, in London on November 12,
Result: Mexico stunned by Argentina fightback
Sergio Aguero and Lionel Messi score late goals as Argentina come from two goals behind to play out a 2-2 draw with Mexico at the AT&T Stadium in Texas.
Sep 9, 05:33
Miguel Layun (3rd L) of Watford celebrates scoring his team's first goal with his team mates during the Barclays Premier League match between Everton and Watford at Goodison Park on August 8, 201
Miguel Layun leaves Watford for Porto
Watford defender Miguel Layun joins Porto on a one-year loan with the option of a permanent deal.
Sep 1, 06:47
Marnick Vermijl of Preston North End celebrates scoring the opening goal during the Capital One Cup second round match between Preston North End and Watford at Deepdale on August 25, 2015
Half-Time Report: Preston North End ahead against Watford through Marnick Vermijl strike
Preston North End lead Premier League side Watford 1-0 at the break courtesy of a goal from Marnick Vermijl at Deepdale.
Aug 25, 20:34
Victor Wanyama in action for Southampton on January 1, 2015
Team News: Victor Wanyama starts for Southampton amid transfer speculation
Victor Wanyama starts for Southampton in their Premier League clash against Watford, despite speculation that he has asked to leave the club.
Aug 23, 15:26
West Brom's Saido Berahino takes on Valon Berami of Watford on August 15, 2015
Result: West Bromwich Albion hold off Watford to claim first point of the season
West Bromwich Albion play out a goalless draw with newly-promoted Watford.
Aug 15, 16:52
West Brom's Saido Berahino takes on Valon Berami of Watford on August 15, 2015
Half-Time Report: West Bromwich Albion defence keeping Watford at bay
Watford ask all of the questions at West Bromwich Albion but are unable to find a way through.
Aug 15, 15:49
Jermain Defoe for Sunderland on January 31, 2015
Premier League in numbers: Matchday 2 preview
Sports Mole previews this weekend's Premier League fixtures, with the aid of a selection of statistics from each game taking place.
Aug 15, 12:10
Quique Flores, Head Coach of Watford during the Pre Season Friendly match between St Albans City and Watford at Clarence Park on July 8, 2015
Preview: Watford vs. West Bromwich Albion
Sports Mole previews this Saturday's Premier League match between Watford and West Bromwich Albion at Vicarage Road.
Aug 13, 17:07
Manchester United's Dutch midfielder Memphis Depay (2nd R) celebrates with Manchester United's English striker Wayne Rooney (R) after United take the lead due to an own goal from Tottenham Hotspur's English defender Kyle Walker (L) during the English Prem
Premier League 2015-16 in numbers: Week 1
Sports Mole looks back on the opening weekend of Premier League action with a selection of facts and figures from each of the 10 encounters.
Aug 11, 11:48
Miguel Layun (3rd L) of Watford celebrates scoring his team's first goal with his team mates during the Barclays Premier League match between Everton and Watford at Goodison Park on August 8, 201
Miguel Layun: 'Watford have the quality to survive'
Watford midfielder Miguel Layun backs his side to avoid relegation from the Premier League following their 2-2 draw with Everton.
Aug 8, 21:15
Odion Ighalo of Watford scores his team's second goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Everton and Watford at Goodison Park on August 8, 2015
Player Ratings: Everton 2-2 Watford
Sports Mole rates each player who competed in today's 2-2 draw between Everton and Watford.
Aug 8, 18:16
Roberto Martinez, manager of Everton looks on during the Barclays Premier League match between Hull City and Everton at KC Stadium on January 1, 2015
Everton boss Roberto Martinez: We were still in "pre-season mode"
Everton boss Roberto Martinez admits that his side were not up to speed in the first half of their opening-day draw against Watford at Goodison Park.
Aug 8, 17:54
Quique Flores, Head Coach of Watford during the Pre Season Friendly match between St Albans City and Watford at Clarence Park on July 8, 2015
Watford boss "very happy" with opening day draw at Everton
Quique Flores says that he is "very happy" with his Watford team, who drew 2-2 at Everton on the opening day of the new Premier League season.
Aug 8, 17:52
Ross Barkley of Everton celebrates scoring his team's first goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Everton and Watford at Goodison Park on August 8, 2015
Match Analysis: Everton 2-2 Watford
Sports Mole assesses the 2-2 draw between Everton and Watford at Goodison Park on the opening day of the Premier League season.
Aug 8, 17:41
Ross Barkley of Everton celebrates scoring his team's first goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Everton and Watford at Goodison Park on August 8, 2015
Everton's Ross Barkley disappointed with opening-day draw
Everton midfielder Ross Barkley believes that his side should have taken all three points from their opening-day clash against Watford.
Aug 8, 17:21
Ross Barkley of Everton celebrates scoring his team's first goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Everton and Watford at Goodison Park on August 8, 2015
Result: Late Arouna Kone strike earns Everton point against Watford
Arouna Kone nets a late leveller to salvage a point for Everton in their Premier League opener against Watford as the teams play out a 2-2 draw at Goodison Park.
Aug 8, 16:53
Miguel Layun (3rd L) of Watford celebrates scoring his team's first goal with his team mates during the Barclays Premier League match between Everton and Watford at Goodison Park on August 8, 201
Half-Time Report: Miguel Layun strike puts Watford ahead at Everton
Watford hold a 1-0 lead against Everton at Goodison Park thanks to a strike from Miguel Layun in the 14th minute.
Aug 8, 15:47
Ross Barkley of Everton celebrates scoring his team's first goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Everton and Watford at Goodison Park on August 8, 2015
Live Commentary: Everton 2-2 Watford - as it happened
Relive Sports Mole's live minute-by-minute text updates of the Premier League opener between Everton and Watford at Goodison Park.
Aug 8, 14:00



Tables
TeamPWDLFAGDPTS
1Porto1110103042631
2Sporting Lisbon118302471727
3Benfica118212381526
4Braga117131911822
5Maritimo11713139422
6Rio AveRio Ave11524118317
7BelenensesBelenenses115151315-216
8Vitoria de GuimaraesGuimaraes114251421-714
9BoavistaBoavista114161214-213
10Pacos de FerreiraPacos de Ferreira113351321-812
11TondelaTondela113351516-112
12PortimonensePortimonense113352023-312
13Feirense113261014-411
14ChavesChaves113261419-511
15Vitoria de SetubalSetubal112451215-310
16Desportivo das AvesAves112361018-89
17MoreirenseMoreirense11146719-127
18Estoril PraiaEstoril11209826-186