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Xabi Alonso

Born: November 25, 1981 (age 39)

Height: 6' 0" (183cm)

Hometown: Tolosa, Spain
Nationality: Spain Spanish

Position: Defensive midfielder
Xabi Alonso
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Career History
Senior2000-2004Real Sociedad
→ 2000-2001Eibar (loan)
2004-2009Liverpool
2009-2014Real Madrid
2014-2017Bayern Munich
International2003-2014Spain
Sports Mole has 581 articles about Xabi Alonso. Articles 1 to 40:
Everton manager Carlo Ancelotti pictured on March 1, 2021
Real Madrid considering Carlo Ancelotti return?
A report claims that Real Madrid president Florentino Perez is interested in bringing Everton boss Carlo Ancelotti back to the Spanish capital.
Jun 1, 09:42
Liverpool celebrate winning the 2005 Champions League after the 'Miracle of Istanbul'
Manchester City vs. Chelsea: The 10 greatest Champions League finals of all time
Ahead of Saturday's all-English Champions League final between Manchester City and Chelsea, Sports Mole counts down the 10 greatest finals in the competition's history.
May 28, 12:22
Former Spain midfielder Xabi Alonso pictured in April 2017
Xabi Alonso 'set to become Borussia Monchengladbach head coach'
Xabi Alonso is reportedly set to become Borussia Monchengladbach's new head coach at the end of the season, replacing Borussia Dortmund-bound Marco Rose.
Mar 22, 18:16
Thiago Alcantara in action for Liverpool on September 20, 2020
Xabi Alonso backs Thiago Alcantara to shine at Liverpool
Club legend Xabi Alonso backs compatriot Thiago Alcantara to make a positive impact at Liverpool once he has recovered from a knee injury.
Nov 26, 17:39
Liverpool celebrate winning the 2005 Champions League after the 'Miracle of Istanbul'
Top 10 European Cup/Champions League finals of all time
Ahead of the 2020 Champions League final, Sports Mole ranks the 10 greatest finals in the history of the competition.
Aug 22, 15:31
Steven Gerrard celebrates Liverpool winning the FA Cup in May 2006
Steven Gerrard's ultimate XI to celebrate 40th birthday
To celebrate Steven Gerrard's 40th birthday, Sports Mole rounds up an XI of the Liverpool's icon's most common teammates from his illustrious career.
May 30, 18:24
Liverpool celebrate winning the 2005 Champions League after the 'Miracle of Istanbul'
On this day: Liverpool pull off 'Miracle of Istanbul' to win Champions League
Rafa Benitez's side trailed 3-0 at half-time in Istanbul.
May 25, 09:14
Liverpool celebrate Divock Origi's winning goal against Barcelona in the Champions League on May 7, 2019.
Liverpool's 10 greatest comebacks of all time
To mark the one-year anniversary of Liverpool's famous 4-0 Champions League semi-final win over Barcelona, Sports Mole counts down the Reds' 10 greatest comebacks ever.
May 7, 08:00
Former Spain midfielder Xabi Alonso pictured in April 2017
Xabi Alonso in contention to become Manchester City assistant?
Real Sociedad B head coach Xabi Alonso is reportedly being eyed up by Pep Guardiola to join him as Manchester City assistant boss from next season.
Apr 27, 18:38
Steven Gerrard celebrates Liverpool winning the FA Cup in May 2006
Liverpool's greatest XI of all time using different nationalities
Sports Mole selects Liverpool's greatest-ever XI with a difference - only one player is allowed from each country.
Apr 26, 17:14
Fernando Torres for Liverpool
Fernando Torres picks Liverpool trio in all-time XI
Former Liverpool, Chelsea and Spain striker Fernando Torres picks his ultimate XI of players he has played with, selecting three of his ex-Anfield teammates.
Mar 25, 18:52
Harry Kane in Spurs training on March 9, 2020
Wednesday's Transfer Talk Update: Harry Kane, Philippe Coutinho, Fabian Ruiz
Sports Mole rounds up the latest confirmed transfer news and speculation from across the footballing world.
Mar 25, 06:57
Former Spain midfielder Xabi Alonso pictured in April 2017
Cesc Fabregas: 'Xabi Alonso once wanted Arsenal move'
Cesc Fabregas says that Liverpool legend Xabi Alonso wanted to secure a move to Arsenal during the latter stages of his stint at Anfield.
Mar 24, 18:13
Steven Gerrard pictured in 2014
All-time Premier League combined XI: Liverpool vs. Manchester United
Ahead of Sunday's showdown between Liverpool and Manchester United, Sports Mole selects the strongest combined XI from both clubs throughout the Premier League era.
Jan 16, 20:39
Steven Gerrard pictured in 2014
All-time Premier League combined XI: Tottenham Hotspur vs. Liverpool
Ahead of Saturday's Premier League clash between Tottenham Hotspur and Liverpool, Sports Mole selects its strongest combined XI from the Premier League era.
Jan 9, 08:00
Former Spain midfielder Xabi Alonso pictured in April 2017
Real Madrid want 'Xabi Alonso as Zinedine Zidane replacement'
Real Madrid president Florentino Perez wants Xabi Alonso to replace Zinedine Zidane as head coach, according to a report.
Sep 20, 20:26
Dirk Kuyt for Liverpool
Dirk Kuyt names Liverpool legend Steven Gerrard as 'most special' teammate
Dirk Kuyt says that former Liverpool teammate Steven Gerrard was the 'most special' player that he lined up alongside during his career.
Sep 17, 23:07
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp watches on during his side's match against Barcelona on May 1, 2019
Jurgen Klopp believes Liverpool comeback is possible
Klopp has experience of being 3-0 down in a Champions League tie.
May 6, 22:59
Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho checks his watch on December 5, 2018
Real Madrid 'planning Jose Mourinho return with new assistant manager choice'
Real Madrid reportedly begin plans to bring Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho back to the club by lining up Xabi Alonso as his assistant at the Bernabeu.
Dec 7, 13:42
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Adam Hammill in esteemed company after goal from inside his own half
Hammill was on target with a spectacular 50-yard effort for St Mirren on Wednesday.
Dec 6, 12:05
Chelsea winger Eden Hazard celebrates scoring against Liverpool in their EFL Cup clash on September 26, 2018
Jamie Carragher: 'Eden Hazard could join Real Madrid'
Former Liverpool defender Jamie Carragher compares Eden Hazard to Diego Maradona and Pele, but believes that Chelsea will struggle to keep him at the club next summer.
Sep 27, 00:04
Arsene Wenger watches on during the Premier League game between Everton and Arsenal on October 22, 2017
Arsene Wenger 'favourite to replace Zinedine Zidane at Real Madrid'
Former Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger is the bookmakers' favourite to succeed Zinedine Zidane as Real Madrid head coach.
May 31, 22:32
Jurgen Klopp in action during the Champions League quarter-final game between Liverpool and Manchester City on April 4, 2018
Preview: Real Madrid vs. Liverpool - prediction, team news, lineups
Sports Mole provides predicted lineups, team news and a full match preview of the 2017-18 Champions League final as holders Real Madrid take on Liverpool in Kiev.
May 24, 18:32
Mohamed Salah celebrates scoring the second during the Champions League semi-final game between Liverpool and Roma on April 24, 2018
Combined XI: Liverpool 2005 vs. 2018
Ahead of Saturday's Champions League final in Kiev, Sports Mole selects a combined XI from Liverpool's class of 2004-05 and the current crop.
May 24, 08:59
Dishevelled Reds boss Jurgen Klopp watches on during the Premier League game between Liverpool and Chelsea on November 25, 2017
Xabi Alonso: 'Liverpool must keep emotions in check against Real Madrid'
Xabi Alonso advises Liverpool's players to keep a lid on their emotions for the Champions League final against Real Madrid.
May 21, 19:11
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Raul 'excited' to begin coaching course
Former Real Madrid captain Raul reveals his 'excitement' after beginning his coaching course in Spain.
Apr 18, 12:42
Real Madrid captain Sergio Ramos in action during his side's Champions League clash with Tottenham Hotspur
Real Madrid captain Sergio Ramos 'facing semi-final ban'
Real Madrid possibly face being without Sergio Ramos for the first leg of their Champions League semi-final as the centre-back breached UEFA protocol against Juventus.
Apr 12, 15:16
Generic image of a locker room
Xabi Alonso facing five years in jail for tax fraud?
Xabi Alonso faces five years in jail and a fine of around £3.5m if found guilty of dodging Spanish tax laws, relating to image rights during his time at Real Madrid.
Mar 21, 14:25
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Xabi Alonso keen on Real Sociedad return
Xabi Alonso reveals that he has given consideration to a future return to Real Sociedad as a coach.
Feb 22, 14:26
Keylor Navas saves Harry Kane's header during the Champions League group game between Real Madrid and Tottenham Hotspur on October 17, 2017
Xabi Alonso: 'Real Madrid will welcome Paris Saint-Germain tie'
Xabi Alonso insists that his former club Real Madrid will relish the chance of taking on Paris Saint-Germain in the last-16 stage of the Champions League.
Dec 11, 15:36
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Dani Carvajal facing two-game ban from European competition?
Dani Carvajal faces the prospect of missing Real Madrid's last-16 first-leg tie, amid suggestions that he deliberately picked up a yellow card against APOEL.
Nov 22, 17:49
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Xabi Alonso backs Steven Gerrard to become Liverpool manager one day
Xabi Alonso backs Steven Gerrard to become Liverpool manager one day because he has "all the attributes" to succeed.
Oct 4, 13:48
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Xabi Alonso confirms plans to move into football management
Former Liverpool, Real Madrid and Bayern Munich star Xabi Alonso announces plans to move into management.
Sep 26, 09:23
Michail Antonio cops a feel of Gareth Barry during the Premier League game between West Bromwich Albion and West Ham United on September 16, 2017
Steven Gerrard: 'I told Rafael Benitez not to replace Xabi Alonso with Gareth Barry'
Liverpool legend Steven Gerrard admits that he talked former Reds boss Rafael Benitez out of signing Gareth Barry as a replacement for Xabi Alonso in 2009.
Sep 24, 22:22
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Xabi Alonso, Phillip Lahm turn down Bayern Munich coaching roles
Carlo Ancelotti is happy with the 'perfect' appointment of Willy Sagnol as his new assistant at Bayern Munich, but says Xabi Alonso and Phillip Lahm rejected the role.
Jul 2, 20:10
Lyon's Corentin Tolisso during the Europa League match against Roma on March 16, 2017
Bayern Munich 'in talks with Lyon's Corentin Tolisso'
Bayern Munich reportedly open talks with Lyon over midfielder Corentin Tolisso.
Jun 10, 17:25
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Xabi Alonso, Philipp Lahm call time on playing careers
Xabi Alonso and Philipp Lahm bring down the curtain on their respective playing careers as Bayern Munich close out the season with a 4-1 win over Freiburg.
May 20, 18:42
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
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
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Former Real Madrid midfielder Xabi Alonso reveals Barcelona contact
Bayern Munich midfielder Xabi Alonso reveals that he came close to joining Barcelona rather than Real Madrid when he left Liverpool.
Apr 17, 13:50
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Xabi Alonso: 'My time at Liverpool made me into a man'
Xabi Alonso, who is to retire from football at the end of the season, hails "special" club Liverpool for helping him to lift the Champions League trophy.
Mar 10, 20:41

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3Liverpool38209968422669
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5Leicester CityLeicester382061268501866
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10Everton38178134748-159
11Aston Villa38167155546955
12Newcastle UnitedNewcastle38129174662-1645
13Wolverhampton WanderersWolves38129173652-1645
14Crystal Palace38128184166-2544
15Southampton38127194768-2143
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