Nicolas Otamendi

Born: February 12, 1988 (age 29)

Height: 6'0" (183cm)

Hometown: Buenos Aires, Argentina
Nationality: Argentina Argentine

Position: Centre-back
Nicolas Otamendi of Manchester City in action during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester City and West Ham United at Etihad Stadium on September 19, 2015
Career History
Senior2010-2014Porto
→ 2014Atletico Mineiro (loan)
2014-2015Valencia
2015-Manchester City
International2009-Argentina
Sports Mole has 327 articles about Nicolas Otamendi. Articles 1 to 40:
Sergio Aguero celebrates opening the scoring during the Premier League game between Manchester City and Burnley on October 21, 2017
Team News: Pep Guardiola rings the changes as Manchester City host Feyenoord
Manchester City make seven changes from the side which beat Leicester City ahead of Tuesday night's Champions League Group F home clash with Feyenoord.
18:36
Manchester City captain Vincent Kompany warms up before his side's Premier League match against Everton at the Etihad Stadium on October 15, 2016
Team News: Vincent Kompany returns to Manchester City XI for Leicester City trip
Vincent Kompany returns to Manchester City's first XI for this afternoon's Premier League game against Leicester City.
Nov 18, 14:04
Pep Guardiola watches on during the Premier League game between Manchester City and Liverpool on September 9, 2017
Preview: Leicester City vs. Manchester City
Sports Mole previews the Premier League encounter at the King Power Stadium between Leicester City and Manchester City.
Nov 17, 15:32
Arsenal's Arsene Wenger offers a hand to Manchester City's Pep Guardiola following the FA Cup semi-final on April 23, 2017
Combined XI: Manchester City vs. Arsenal
Ahead of Sunday's Premier League showdown between leaders Manchester City and Arsenal, Sports Mole selects a combined XI from the two squads.
Nov 3, 11:41
Pep Guardiola embraces Sergio Aguero during the Premier League game between Manchester City and Burnley on October 21, 2017
Pep Guardiola delighted with Manchester City's character against Napoli
Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola says that he was delighted with his side's character as they came from behind to earn a 4-2 victory in Napoli.
Nov 2, 10:13
Sergio Aguero celebrates scoring during the Premier League game between Manchester City and Burnley on January 2, 2017
Sergio Aguero "very happy" to become Manchester City's record goalscorer
Sergio Aguero says that he is "very happy" to become Manchester City's all-time leading goalscorer.
Nov 1, 22:28
Sergio Aguero celebrates netting the third during the Premier League game between Southampton and Manchester City on April 15, 2017`
Sergio Aguero becomes Manchester City's all-time leading goalscorer
Sergio Aguero becomes Manchester City's record goalscorer by netting his 178th in a Champions League clash against Napoli.
Nov 1, 21:14
Sergio Aguero celebrates netting the third during the Premier League game between Southampton and Manchester City on April 15, 2017`
Team News: Sergio Aguero starts for Manchester City
Sergio Aguero is back in Manchester City's starting lineup for their Champions League trip to Napoli.
Nov 1, 18:37
Raheem Sterling scores City's third during the Premier League game between West Bromwich Albion and Manchester City on October 28, 2017
Result: Manchester City regain five point lead at top with win over West Bromwich Albion
Manchester City regain their five-point lead at the top of the Premier League table with a 3-2 win over West Bromwich Albion at The Hawthorns.
Oct 28, 16:57
Pep Guardiola embraces Sergio Aguero during the Premier League game between Manchester City and Burnley on October 21, 2017
Team News: Sergio Aguero on Manchester City bench
Sergio Aguero starts on the bench for Manchester City's trip to West Bromwich Albion.
Oct 28, 14:06
Jay Rodriguez equalises during the Premier League game between West Bromwich Albion and Manchester City on October 28, 2017
Live Commentary: West Bromwich Albion 2-3 Manchester City - as it happened
Relive how Manchester City survived a couple of scares to beat West Bromwich Albion 3-2 at The Hawthorns, courtesy of Sports Mole's minute-by-minute updates.
Oct 28, 14:00
City skipper Vincent Kompany in action during the Premier League game between Brighton & Hove Albion and Manchester City on August 12, 2017
Pep Guardiola: 'Manchester City cannot rely on John Stones, Nicolas Otamendi'
Pep Guardiola claims that it is "impossible" to continue fielding John Stones and Nicolas Otamendi week in, week out and hopes to have Vincent Kompany back soon.
Oct 28, 10:32
Sean Dyche gives orders during the Premier League game between Liverpool and Burnley on September 16, 2017
Sean Dyche pays tribute to "fantastic" Manchester City
Burnley manager Sean Dyche admits that his side were outclassed by a "fantastic" Manchester City in their 3-0 defeat at the Etihad.
Oct 21, 18:01
Pep Guardiola watches on during the Premier League game between Manchester City and Liverpool on September 9, 2017
Pep Guardiola pleased with 11th straight win
Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola admits his pride after watching his side notch up a club-record equalling 11th straight win in all competitions.
Oct 21, 17:24
Sergio Aguero celebrates opening the scoring during the Premier League game between Manchester City and Burnley on October 21, 2017
Result: Sergio Aguero equals Manchester City scoring record in Burnley win
Sergio Aguero scores his record-equalling 177th goal for Manchester City to help them to a 3-0 win over Burnley, sending them five points clear at the top of the table.
Oct 21, 16:56
Sergio Aguero in action during the Premier League game between Manchester City and Everton on August 21, 2017
Team News: Sergio Aguero starts for Manchester City
Sergio Aguero is back in the fold as Manchester City welcome Burnley to the Etihad.
Oct 21, 14:02
Sergio Aguero celebrates opening the scoring during the Premier League game between Manchester City and Burnley on October 21, 2017
Live Commentary: Manchester City 3-0 Burnley - as it happened
Relive Manchester City's 3-0 win over Burnley as Sergio Aguero's record-equalling 177th goal for the club sets them on the way to an 11th consecutive victory.
Oct 21, 14:00
Nicolas Otamendi in action during the Premier League game between Manchester City and Arsenal on December 18, 2016
Pep Guardiola delighted with "warrior" Nicolas Otamendi
Pep Guardiola pays tribute to Manchester City defender Nicolas Otamendi, describing the Argentine as a "warrior" with a strong mentality.
Oct 21, 10:58
Nicolas Otamendi in action during the Premier League game between Manchester City and Arsenal on December 18, 2016
Nicolas Otamendi: 'Pep Guardiola wants Manchester City players to speak English'
Pep Guardiola wants every player in the squad to communicate in English when on club duty, according to defender Nicolas Otamendi.
Oct 18, 19:54
Tiemoue Bakayoko and N'Golo Kante deny all knowledge as Raheem Sterling goes down during the Premier League game between Chelsea and Manchester City on September 30, 2017
Result: Manchester City outclass Chelsea to regain top spot
Kevin De Bruyne scores against his former club to hand Manchester City a 1-0 win over champions Chelsea as Pep Guardiola's side regain top spot in the Premier League.
Sep 30, 19:23
Eden Hazard in action during the Champions League game between Chelsea and Qarabag on September 12, 2017
Team News: Eden Hazard makes first Premier League start of season
Eden Hazard makes his first Premier League start of the season as Chelsea welcome Manchester City.
Sep 30, 16:33
City players line up for a team photo prior to the Champions League game between Manchester City and Shakhtar Donetsk on September 26, 2017
Team News: Gabriel Jesus, Sergio Aguero start for Manchester City
Gabriel Jesus starts alongside Sergio Aguero as Manchester City welcome Shakhtar Donetsk in the Champions League.
Sep 26, 18:36
John Stones in action during the Premier League game between Chelsea and Manchester City on April 5, 2017
Manchester City's John Stones: 'Rate me as a defender'
Manchester City's John Stones says that he wants to be regarded as a defender, rather than "a ball player".
Sep 25, 11:55
Leroy Sane celebrates the fourth during the Premier League game between Manchester City and Liverpool on September 9, 2017
Team News: Leroy Sane in for Gabriel Jesus
Leroy Sane partners Sergio Aguero up front as Manchester City welcome Crystal Palace.
Sep 23, 14:06
Marco Silva takes on the linesman during the Premier League game between Watford and Manchester City on September 16, 2017
Marco Silva unhappy with refereeing display in Manchester City rout
Watford manager Marco Silva claims that some key decisions went against his side en route to their 6-0 thrashing at the hands of Manchester City.
Sep 16, 19:13
Pep Guardiola celebrates after the Premier League game between Southampton and Manchester City on April 15, 2017`
Pep Guardiola pleased with Manchester City goalfest
Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola praises his side's attacking prowess after they won their last three games by an aggregate 15-0 scoreline.
Sep 16, 17:57
Gabriel Jesus celebrates the third with Sergio Aguero and Raheem Sterling during the Premier League game between Watford and Manchester City on September 16, 2017
Result: Manchester City thrash Watford to go top of Premier League table
Manchester City go top of the Premier League table after clinching an emphatic 6-0 win over Watford in Saturday's Premier League clash at Vicarage Road.
Sep 16, 16:57
Manchester City winger Raheem Sterling in action during his side's Premier League clash with Hull City at the Etihad Stadium on Boxing Day
Team News: Raheem Sterling back for Manchester City
Raheem Sterling is back in the fold as Manchester City travel to Watford.
Sep 16, 14:05
Adlene Guedioura attempts to bully Kevin De Bruyne during the Premier League game between Manchester City and Watford on December 14, 2016
Live Commentary: Watford 0-6 Manchester City - as it happened
Relive Sports Mole's blow-by-blow account of Manchester City's emphatic 6-0 win over Watford in Saturday's Premier League clash at Vicarage Road.
Sep 16, 13:59
Ederson in action during the Premier League game between Manchester City and Everton on August 21, 2017
Team News: Ederson starts for Manchester City
Ederson is fit enough to start between the posts for Manchester City in their Champions League trip to Feyenoord.
Sep 13, 18:35
City skipper Vincent Kompany in action during the Premier League game between Brighton & Hove Albion and Manchester City on August 12, 2017
Pep Guardiola 'considering Vincent Kompany future'
Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola is reportedly considering Vincent Kompany's future after being left furious at the centre-back following his latest injury setback.
Sep 10, 22:06
Philippe Coutinho in action during the Premier League game between Liverpool and Burnley on March 12, 2017
Team News: Philippe Coutinho out, Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain on bench for Liverpool
Philippe Coutinho misses out on Liverpool's trip to Manchester City, while new signing Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain is named on the bench.
Sep 9, 11:32
Raheem Sterling nets a last-minute winner during the Premier League game between Bournemouth and Manchester City on August 26, 2017
Result: Raheem Sterling nets late winner as Manchester City beat Bournemouth
Raheem Sterling scores in the seventh minute of added-on time as Manchester City register a 2-1 win over Bournemouth in their Premier League game at the Vitality Stadium.
Aug 26, 14:33
Tottenham Hotspur defender Kyle Walker in action during the North London derby against Arsenal at the Emirates Stadium on November 6, 2016
Team News: Kyle Walker, Danilo start for City
Kyle Walker and Danilo make their competitive debuts for Manchester City.
Aug 12, 16:34
Manchester City winger Raheem Sterling in action during his side's Premier League clash with Hull City at the Etihad Stadium on Boxing Day
Result: Manchester City hammer Tottenham Hotspur in Nashville
Manchester City hammer Tottenham Hotspur 3-0 to keep their hopes of winning the International Champions Cup alive.
Jul 30, 01:04
Pep Guardiola watches on during the Premier League game between Southampton and Manchester City on April 15, 2017`
Pep Guardiola: 'I want another defender'
Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola says that he will attempt to sign another defender before this summer's transfer window closes.
Jul 29, 21:19
Kevin De Bruyne in action during the Premier League game between Manchester City and Burnley on January 2, 2017
Kevin De Bruyne: 'Manchester City heading in right direction'
Manchester City midfielder Kevin De Bruyne believes that the team are heading in the right direction following their 4-1 pre-season win over Real Madrid.
Jul 28, 15:13
Manchester City winger Raheem Sterling crosses the ball during his side's Champions League clash with Barcelona at the Etihad Stadium on November 1, 2016
Result: Manchester City earn resounding victory over Real Madrid
Manchester City record an emphatic 4-1 victory over Real Madrid in Thursday morning's International Champions Cup clash in Los Angeles.
Jul 27, 09:25
Sergio Aguero celebrates netting the third during the Premier League game between Southampton and Manchester City on April 15, 2017`
Nicolas Otamendi: 'Sergio Aguero is happy at Manchester City'
Manchester City defender Nicolas Otamendi insists that compatriot Sergio Aguero is "very happy" at the club despite speculation over his future.
Jul 26, 19:32
Gabriel Jesus in action for Manchester City on January 21, 2017
Gabriel Jesus: 'No surgery needed on fractured eye socket'
Manchester City striker Gabriel Jesus reveals that he will not require surgery on his fractured eye socket and expects to be back in action within three weeks.
Jun 15, 13:27



Tables
TeamPWDLFAGDPTS
1Manchester CityMan City1211104073334
2Manchester UnitedMan Utd128222762126
3Chelsea1281323101325
4Tottenham HotspurSpurs127232091123
5Liverpool126422417722
6Arsenal127142216622
7Burnley12642129322
8Watford125341921-218
9Brighton & Hove AlbionBrighton124441313016
10Huddersfield TownHuddersfield12435817-915
11Newcastle UnitedNewcastle124261114-314
12Leicester CityLeicester123451618-213
13Bournemouth124171114-313
14Southampton12345914-513
15Stoke CityStoke123451524-913
16Everton123361224-1212
17West Bromwich AlbionWest Brom12246918-910
18West Ham UnitedWest Ham122371125-149
19Swansea CitySwansea12228715-88
20Crystal Palace12129624-185
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