Victor Ruiz

Born: January 25, 1989 (age 28)

Height: 6'0.5" (185cm)
Weight: 12st 4lb (78kg)

Hometown: Esplugues de Llobregat, Spain
Nationality: Spain Spanish

Position: Defender
Team: Valencia (no. 5)
Valencia's Victor Ruiz on March 6, 2013
Career History
Senior2011-Valencia
Sports Mole has 38 articles about Victor Ruiz. Articles 1 to 38:
Daniel Sturridge celebrates scoring his team's second goal during the UEFA Europa League semi-final second leg between Liverpool and Villarreal at Anfield on May 5, 2016
Result: Liverpool ease past Villarreal at Anfield to book Europa League final berth
Liverpool beat Villarreal 3-0 at Anfield to secure their place in the final of the Europa League, where they will meet reigning champions Sevilla.
May 5, 21:57
Nathaniel Clyne and Jaume Costa in action during the Europa League semi-final between Villarreal and Liverpool on April 28, 2016
Live Commentary: Liverpool 3-0 Villarreal - as it happened
Relive Sports Mole's live text coverage of Liverpool's 3-1 aggregate win over Villarreal, as the Reds booked their place in the Europa League final.
May 5, 18:00
Villarreal players celebrate their second goal during the Europa League quarter-final between Villarreal and Sparta Prague on April 7, 2016
Preview: Sparta Prague vs. Villarreal
Sports Mole previews Thursday's Europa League quarter-final second leg between Sparta Prague and Villarreal in the Czech Republic.
Apr 13, 16:53
Samuel Castillejo and Lionel Messi in action during the La Liga game between Villarreal and Barcelona on March 20, 2016
Result: Barcelona held at impressive Villarreal
Villarreal come from two goals behind to draw 2-2 with La Liga leaders Barcelona in Sunday afternoon's clash at El Madrigal.
Mar 20, 16:56
Barcelona's Brazilian forward Neymar da Silva Santos Junior (C) is congratulated by teammates Barcelona's Uruguayan forward Luis Suarez (L) and Barcelona's midfielder Sergi Roberto after scoring during the Spanish league football match FC Barcelona vs Vil
Match Analysis: Barcelona 3-0 Villarreal
Sports Mole dissects the 90 minutes of action as Barcelona move top of La Liga with a 3-0 win over Villarreal at Camp Nou.
Nov 8, 17:45
Villareal's Mario Gaspar in action on September 14, 2011
Result: Villarreal secure win over Wolfsburg
Mario Gaspar and Nahuel Leiva score early to give Villarreal a 2-1 win over Wolfsburg in the Emirates Cup.
Jul 25, 15:50
Atletico Madrid's French forward Antoine Griezmann (L) vies with Villarreal's defender Victor Ruiz during the Spanish league football match Villarreal CF vs Club Atletico de Madrid at El Madrigal stadium in Villareal on April 29, 2015
Villarreal seal Victor Ruiz capture
Victor Ruiz completes a £2.5m move from Valencia to Villarreal after impressing at El Madrigal on loan in the 2014-15 season.
Jul 2, 00:08
Atletico Madrid's Turkish midfielder Arda Turan vies with Villarreal's defender Victor Ruiz during the Spanish league football match Club Atletico de Madrid vs Villarreal CF at the Vicente Calderon stadium in Madrid on December 14, 2014
Report: Villarreal finalise Victor Ruiz deal
A report claims that Villarreal have agreed to sign Spanish defender Victor Ruiz from Valencia.
Jul 1, 17:13
Atletico Madrid's coach Diego Simeone looks on prior to kick-off in the Champions League semi-final first leg match against Chelsea on April 22, 2014
Match Analysis: Villarreal 0-1 Atletico Madrid
Sports Mole dissects the 90 minutes of action as Atletico Madrid beat Villarreal 1-0 at El Madrigal in La Liga.
Apr 30, 00:42
Atletico Madrid's French forward Antoine Griezmann (L) vies with Villarreal's defender Victor Ruiz during the Spanish league football match Villarreal CF vs Club Atletico de Madrid at El Madrigal stadium in Villareal on April 29, 2015
Result: Atletico Madrid tighten grip on third in La Liga
Fernando Torres scores the winner for Atletico Madrid as they edge out Villarreal 1-0 at El Madrigal in La Liga.
Apr 29, 22:53
Atletico Madrid's French forward Antoine Griezmann (L) vies with Villarreal's defender Victor Ruiz during the Spanish league football match Villarreal CF vs Club Atletico de Madrid at El Madrigal stadium in Villareal on April 29, 2015
Half-Time Report: Atletico Madrid, Villarreal goalless at the break
Atletico Madrid play out goalless first half with Villarreal at El Madrigal.
Apr 29, 21:55
Head coach David Moyes of Real Sociedad looks on during the La Liga match between Real Socided and Elche FC at Estadio Anoeta on November 28, 2014
Result: Real Sociedad keep out Villarreal
Real Sociedad survive a first-half onslaught on the way to holding Villarreal to a goalless draw in La Liga.
Apr 25, 22:51
Cristiano Ronaldo for Real Madrid on February 7, 2015
Match Analysis: Real Madrid 1-1 Villarreal
Sports Mole dissects the 90 minutes of action as Real Madrid draw 1-1 at home to Villarreal in La Liga.
Mar 1, 22:28
Villarreal's coach Marcelino Garcia Toral reacts during the Spanish league football match Real Valladolid FC vs Villarreal CF at Jose Zorrila stadium in Valladolid on January 25, 2014
Result: Villarreal shocked by Rayo Vallecano
Alberto Bueno and Gael Kakuta guide Rayo Vallecano to a 2-0 victory over Villarreal to pull further clear of the relegation zone.
Feb 15, 19:52
Barcelona's coach Luis Enrique celebrates after a goal during the Spanish league football match FC Barcelona vs Club Atletico de Madrid at the Camp Nou stadium in Barcelona on January 11, 2015
Match Analysis: Barcelona 3-2 Villarreal
Sports Mole dissects the 90 minutes of action as Barcelona record a 3-2 win over Villarreal in La Liga.
Feb 1, 22:40
Luis Suarez of FC Barcelona performs an overhead during the La Liga match between FC Barcelona and Villarreal CF at Camp Nou on February 1, 2015
Result: Barcelona come from behind twice to see off Villarreal
Barcelona twice come from behind to seal a thrilling 3-2 win over Villarreal in Sunday evening's La Liga clash at the Nou Camp.
Feb 1, 21:53
Villarreal players celebrate their first goal during the Spanish league football match Elche FC vs Villarreal CFat the Martinez Valero stadium in Elche on January 3, 2015
Result: Denis Cheryshev scores as Villarreal beat Athletic Bilbao
A Denis Cheryshev strike and Bruno penalty has given Villarreal victory against Athletic Bilbao.
Jan 17, 20:48
Villarreal's Argentinian forward Luciano Dario Vietto celebrates his goal with Villarreal's midfielder Javier Espinosa during the UEFA Europa League football match Villarreal CF vs FC Zurich at El Madrigal stadium in Villareal on October 23, 2014
Result: Villarreal ease to fifth successive win against Deportivo La Coruna
Luciano Vietto scores twice as Villarreal ease to a 3-0 victory over Deportivo La Coruna in La Liga.
Dec 21, 12:50
Sofiane Feghouli of Valencia runs with the ball during the La Liga match between Valencia CF and Levante UD at Estadio Mestalla on January 04, 2014
Sports Mole's La Liga Team of the Week
Sports Mole picks out its 11 star performers following another pulsating weekend of La Liga football.
Dec 16, 16:15
Atletico Madrid's Turkish midfielder Arda Turan vies with Villarreal's defender Victor Ruiz during the Spanish league football match Club Atletico de Madrid vs Villarreal CF at the Vicente Calderon stadium in Madrid on December 14, 2014
Match Analysis: Atletico Madrid 0-1 Villarreal
Sports Mole dissects the 90 minutes of La Liga action as Villarreal record a shock 1-0 win at Atletico Madrid.
Dec 14, 20:35
Karim Benzema celebrates scoring the opener for Real Madrid against Cordoba on August 25, 2014
Team News: Karim Benzema leads Real Madrid line against Villarreal
Real Madrid hand a start to French forward Karim Benzema as they travel to face Villarreal in La Liga this afternoon, with Cristiano Ronaldo and Gareth Bale also featuring.
Sep 27, 14:45
Barcelona's Argentinian forward Lionel Messi vies with Villarreal's midfielder Manuel Trigueros Munoz during the Spanish league football match Villarreal vs Barcelona at the Camp El Madrigal stadium in Villareal on August 31, 2014
Match Analysis: Villarreal 0-1 Barcelona
Sports Mole dissects the action as Barcelona beat Villarreal 1-0 in their La Liga clash at El Madrigal.
Aug 31, 22:30
Barcelona's Argentinian forward Lionel Messi vies with Villarreal's midfielder Manuel Trigueros Munoz during the Spanish league football match Villarreal vs Barcelona at the Camp El Madrigal stadium in Villareal on August 31, 2014
Result: Late Sandro Ramirez goal seals win for Barcelona
Sandro Ramirez scores inside the final 10 minutes to give Barcelona a 1-0 win over Villarreal in La Liga.
Aug 31, 19:48
Barcelona's Argentinian forward Lionel Messi vies with Villarreal's midfielder Manuel Trigueros Munoz during the Spanish league football match Villarreal vs Barcelona at the Camp El Madrigal stadium in Villareal on August 31, 2014
Half-Time Report: Barcelona, Villarreal goalless at interval
Barcelona and Villarreal are all square at the interval in their La Liga meeting this evening.
Aug 31, 18:46
Valencia's Head Coach Juan Antonio Pizzi looks on during his team's Europa League football match against Dynamo Kyiv (Kiev) on February 20, 2013
Diego Alves, Victor Ruiz out for a month
Valencia will be without goalkeeper Diego Alves and defender Victor Ruiz for at least the next month due to hamstring and thigh injuries respectively.
Mar 25, 13:04
Real Madrid's forward Jese Rodriguez Ruiz celebrates his goal during the Spanish league football match Valencia vs Real Madrid at the Mestalla stadium in Valencia on December 22, 2013
Match Analysis: Valencia 2-3 Real Madrid
Sports Mole dissects the action as Real Madrid record a 3-2 win over Valencia at the Mestalla.
Dec 22, 22:27
Didier Drogba of Chelsea shoots past Victor Ruiz of Valencia during the UEFA Champions League Group E match between Chelsea FC and Valencia CF at Stamford Bridge on December 6, 2011
On this day: Chelsea beat Valencia to qualify for Champions League second round
On this day in 2011 Chelsea thrashed Valencia 3-0 in the Champions League in the season they went on to win the tournament.
Dec 6, 09:50
Valencia boss Miroslav Djukic prior to kick off against Barcelona on September 1, 2013
Victor Ruiz calls for three points against St Gallen
Valencia defender Victor Ruiz believes that Thursday's Europa League clash with St Gallen will be a "difficult" tie for the Spanish outfit.
Nov 6, 15:16
Fede Cartabia of Valencia CF celebrates after scoring the second goal during the UEFA Europa League Group A match between Valencia CF and SFC St Gallen at Estadi de Mestalla on October 24, 2013
Result: Valencia thrash St Gallen
Valencia thrash St Gallen 5-1 in the Europa League, helped by two goals from Federico Cartabia.
Oct 24, 22:05
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Result: Valencia rise to see off Sevilla
Jonas scores a brace to help Valencia record a 3-1 win over Sevilla at the Mestalla.
Sep 22, 22:04
Sevilla's Victor Machin scores the opening goal against Estoril during their Europa League group match on September 19, 2013
Live Commentary: Valencia 3-1 Sevilla - as it happened
Relive Sports Mole's text commentary of the La Liga fixture at the Mestalla where Valencia beat Sevilla 3-1.
Sep 22, 19:52
David Beckham playing for Paris Saint-Germain on February 24, 2013
Team News: David Beckham absent for Paris Saint-Germain
David Beckham starts on the bench for Paris Saint-Germain against Valencia at the Parc des Princes.
Mar 6, 18:53
Paris Saint-Germain's Ezequiel Lavezzi is congratuated by team mate Zlatan Ibrahimovic after scoring the opening goal on February 12, 2013
Preview: Paris Saint-Germain vs. Valencia
Sports Mole previews the second leg of the Champions League last-16 clash between Paris Saint-Germain and Valencia on Wednesday.
Mar 4, 16:10
Valencia's Jeremy Mathieu in action against Chelsea on December 6, 2011
Valencia's Jeremy Mathieu ready to play at centre-back
Jeremy Mathieu says that he is prepared to play in central defence for Valencia against Paris Saint-Germain in the Champions League on Wednesday.
Mar 4, 13:32
Valencia player David Albelda during his team's match with Chelsea on September 28, 2011
Result: Real Zaragoza frustrated by Valencia comeback
Valencia come back from two goals down to earn a draw from their trip to face Real Zaragoza.
Feb 23, 18:51
Roberto Soldado
Result: Late Valencia double sees off 10-man Athletic Bilbao
Tino Costa and Nelson Valdez both find the net late on as Valencia punish Athletic Bilbao for Ander Herrera's foolish red card.
Oct 20, 21:10
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Result: Valencia 4-2 PSV Eindhoven
Two goals from Roberto Soldado help Valencia to record a 4-2 victory over PSV Eindhoven in the first leg of their Europa League last-16 tie at the Mestalla.
Mar 8, 22:25
Didier Drogba
Result: Chelsea 3-0 Valencia
Didier Drogba scores a brace as Chelsea claim top spot in Group E because of Bayer Leverkusen's failure to win in Genk.
Dec 6, 21:33



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Tables
TeamPWDLFAGDPTS
1Barcelona98102632325
2Valencia963025101521
3Real Madrid96211871120
4Atletico MadridAtletico9540145919
5Leganes952283517
6Villarreal95131510516
7Real Betis95131917216
8Sevilla951398116
9Real Sociedad84131917213
10Celta Vigo93241814411
11Athletic Bilbao93241010011
12Levante9252911-211
13Getafe9234111019
14Espanyol8233711-49
15Deportivo La CorunaDeportivo8224916-78
16EibarEibar9216320-177
17GironaGirona8134713-66
18Las PalmasLas Palmas9207722-156
19AlavesAlaves9108314-113
20Malaga9018420-161