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Personal information
Full name Luís Filipe Madeira Caeiro Figo
Date of birth 4 November 1972 (1972-11-04) (age 49)
Place of birth Almada, Portugal
Height 1.80 m (5 ft 11 in)
Playing position Winger/Attacking Midfielder
Youth career
1984-1985
1985-1989
Os Pastilhas
Sporting CP
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1989-1995
1995-2000
2000-2005
2005-2009
Sporting CP
Barcelona
Real Madrid
Inter Milan
National team
1991-2006 Portugal
  • Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.
† Appearances (Goals).

Luís Filipe Madeira Caeiro Figo OIH (born 4 November 1972) is a former Portuguese football player. He had played for Portugal national team and last played for Inter Milan.

Career Statistics

=Club Career

Club League Season League Cup Europe Total
Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
Sporting CP Primeira Liga 1989–90 3 0 3 0
1990–91 3 0 3 0
1991–92 34 1 7 0 2 0 43 1
1992–93 32 0 8 1 2 0 42 1
1993–94 31 8 1 0 3 0 35 8
1994–95 34 7 7 3 2 0 43 10
Total 137 16 23 4 9 0 169 20
Barcelona La Liga 1995–96 35 5 8 1 10 3 53 9
1996–97 36 4 9 2 8 1 53 7
1997–98 35 5 4 0 7 1 46 6
1998–99 34 7 10 1 6 1 50 9
1999–2000 32 9 2 0 13 5 47 14
Total 172 30 33 4 44 11 249 45
Real Madrid 2000–01 34 9 1 0 14 5 49 14
2001–02 28 7 6 1 10 3 44 11
2002–03 33 10 1 0 15 2 48 12
2003–04 36 9 8 3 11 1 55 13
2004–05 33 3 0 0 10 4 43 7
Total 164 38 16 4 60 15 239 57
Inter Milan Serie A 2005–06 34 5 2 0 8 1 45 6
2006–07 32 2 7 1 7 0 47 3
2007–08 17 1 2 0 3 0 21 1
2008–09 22 1 3 0 25 1
Total 105 9 11 1 21 1 138 11
Career total 577 93 83 13 134 27 795 133

International Career

Portugal national team
Year Apps Goals
1991 3 0
1992 7 1
1993 5 0
1994 5 2
1995 6 1
1996 9 2
1997 7 2
1998 6 0
1999 9 4
2000 13 6
2001 9 9
2002 10 0
2003 10 3
2004 11 1
2005 7 0
2006 10 1
Total 127 32

International goals

Scores and results list Portugal's goal tally first.
No. Date Venue Opponent Score Result Competition
1 11 November 1992 Stade de Paris, Paris, France  Bulgaria 1–1 2–1 Friendly
2 9 October 1994 Daugava Stadium, Riga, Latvia  Latvia 3–0 3–1 UEFA Euro 1996 qualification
3 13 November 1994 Estádio José Alvalade, Lisbon, Portugal  Austria 1–0 1–0
4 3 June 1995 Estádio das Antas, Porto, Portugal  Latvia 1–0 3–2
5 19 June 1996 City Ground, Nottingham, England  Croatia 1–0 3–0 UEFA Euro 1996
6 9 October 1996 Qemal Stafa Stadium, Tirana, Albania  Albania 1–0 3–0 1998 FIFA World Cup qualification
7 7 June 1997 Estádio das Antas, Porto, Portugal 2–0 2–0
8 20 August 1997 Estádio do Bonfim, Setúbal, Portugal  Armenia 2–0 3–1
9 31 March 1999 Rheinpark Stadion, Vaduz, Liechtenstein  Liechtenstein 2–0 5–0 UEFA Euro 2000 qualification
10 18 August 1999 Estádio Nacional, Lisbon, Portugal  Andorra 3–0 4–0 Friendly
11 4 September 1999 Tofiq Bahramov Republican Stadium, Baku, Azerbaijan  Azerbaijan 1–1 1–1 UEFA Euro 2000 qualification
12 8 September 1999 Stadionul Steaua, Bucharest, Romania  Romania 1–1 1–1
13 29 March 2000 Estádio Dr. Magalhães Pessoa, Leiria, Portugal  Denmark 2–1 2–1 Friendly
14 2 June 2000 Estádio Municipal de Chaves, Chaves, Portugal  Wales 1–0 3–0
15 12 June 2000 Philips Stadion, Eindhoven, Netherlands  England 1–2 3–2 UEFA Euro 2000
16 16 August 2000 Estádio do Fontelo, Viseu, Portugal  Lithuania 1–0 5–1 Friendly
17 3 September 2000 Kadriorg Stadium, Tallinn, Estonia  Estonia 2–0 3–1 2002 FIFA World Cup qualification
18 15 November 2000 Estádio 1º de Maio, Braga, Portugal  Israel 1–0 2–1 Friendly
19 28 February 2001 Estádio dos Barreiros, Funchal, Portugal  Andorra 2–0 3–0 2002 FIFA World Cup qualification
20 3–0
21 28 March 2001 Estádio das Antas, Porto, Portugal  Netherlands 2–2 2–2
22 2 June 2001 Lansdowne Road, Dublin, Republic of Ireland  Ireland 1–1 1–1
23 15 August 2001 Estádio de São Luís, Faro, Portugal  Moldova 1–0 3–0 Friendly
24 2–0
25 3–0
26 6 October 2001 Estádio da Luz, Lisbon, Portugal  Estonia 5–0 5–0 2002 FIFA World Cup qualification
27 14 November 2001 Estádio José Alvalade, Lisbon, Portugal  Angola 1–1 5–1 Friendly
28 2 April 2003 Stade olympique de la Pontaise, Lausanne, Switzerland  Macedonia 1–0 1–0
29 11 October 2003 Estádio do Restelo, Lisbon, Portugal  Albania 1–0 5–3
30 19 November 2003 Estádio Dr. Magalhães Pessoa, Leiria, Portugal  Kuwait 3–0 8–0
31 29 May 2004 Estádio Municipal de Águeda, Águeda, Portugal  Luxembourg 1–0 3–0
32 3 June 2006 Stade Saint-Symphorien, Metz, France 3–0 3–0

Honours

Club

Sporting CP

Barcelona

Real Madrid

Inter Milan

Individual

  • UEFA Under-21 Championship Golden Player: 1994
  • Portuguese Golden Ball: 1994
  • Sporting CP Player of the Year: 1994
  • Portuguese Footballer of the Year: 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000
  • ESM Team of the Year: 1997–98, 1999-00
  • La Liga Foreign Player of the Year: 1999, 2000, 2001
  • UEFA European Championship Team of the Tournament: 2000, 2004
  • World Soccer (magazine) Player of the Year: 2000
  • Ballon d'Or: 2000
  • FIFA World Player of the Year: 2001
  • FIFA World Player of the Year – Silver Award: 2000
  • UEFA Team of the Year: 2003
  • UEFA Champions League top assist provider: 2004–05
  • FIFA World Cup All-Star Team: 2006
  • Inter Milan Player of the Year: 2006
  • FIFA 100
  • Golden Foot: 2011, as football legend
  • IFFHS Legends

Orders

  • PRT Order of Prince Henry - Officer BAR.png Officer of the Order of Prince Henry
  • PRT Ordem de Nossa Senhora da Conceicao de Vila Vicosa Cavaleiro ribbon Knight of the Order of the Immaculate Conception of Vila Viçosa (House of Braganza)

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