Juan Miranda (footballer) facts for kids
Miranda with Schalke 04 in 2019
|Date of birth||19 January 2000|
|Place of birth||Olivares, Spain|
|2019–2020||→ Schalke 04 (loan)||11||(0)|
|2020–2021||→ Betis (loan)||22||(1)|
† Appearances (Goals).
Born in Olivares, Seville, Andalusia, Miranda joined Barcelona's youth setup in June 2014, from Real Betis. After progressing through the youth setup, he made his senior debut with the reserves on 19 August 2017, starting in a 2–1 away win against Real Valladolid for the Segunda División championship.
Miranda scored his first senior goal on 27 January 2018, netting the second in a 3–0 home win against Granada. On 11 December, he made his UEFA Champions League debut for the first team in a 1–1 draw against Tottenham Hotspur.
Loan to Schalke 04
On 30 August 2019, Miranda joined Bundesliga club FC Schalke 04 on a two-year loan deal. On 15 December 2019, he made his Bundesliga debut in a 1–0 home win against Eintracht Frankfurt when he came on for the injured Weston McKennie in the 13th minute. On 1 July 2020, he returned to Barcelona as the loan was ended early.
Loan to Betis
On 1 June 2021, Barcelona announced that the clause in Miranda's contract to automatically extend it until 2023 would not triggered, and that and he would join Real Betis permanently once his loan spell ended. Barça will reserve 40% of the rights of any future sale, and a right to first refusal on re-signing Miranda.
Due to the isolation of some national team players following the positive COVID-19 test of Sergio Busquets, Spain's under-21 squad were called up for the international friendly against Lithuania on 8 June 2021. Miranda made his senior debut in the match and scored as Spain won 4–0.
|Barcelona B||2017–18||Segunda División||7||1||—||—||—||7||1|
|2018–19||Segunda División B||23||1||—||—||—||23||1|
|Schalke 04 (loan)||2019–20||Bundesliga||11||0||1||0||—||—||12||0|
|Real Betis (loan)||2020–21||La Liga||22||1||3||1||—||—||25||2|
Spain score listed first, score column indicates score after each Miranda goal.
|1||8 June 2021||Butarque, Leganés, Spain||Lithuania||3–0||4–0||Friendly|
- UEFA Youth League: 2017–18
- Supercopa de España: 2018
- UEFA European Under-19 Championship: 2019
- Mediterranean Games: 2018
- UEFA European Under-17 Championship: 2017
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