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Rafael Márquez
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Personal information
Full name Rafael Márquez Álvarez
Date of birth 13 February 1979 (1979-02-13) (age 41)
Place of birth Zamora, Mexico
Height 1.82 m (5 ft 11+12 in)
Playing position Defender
Club information
Current club Barcelona
Number 4
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1996-1999
1999-2003
2003-2010
2010-
Atlas
Monaco
Barcelona
New York Red Bulls
National team
1997- Mexico
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.
† Appearances (Goals).

Rafael Márquez (born 13 February 1979) is a Mexican football player. He plays for the New York Red Bulls and Mexico national team. He used to play for Barcelona.

Club career statistics

Club performance League Cup Continental Total
Season Club League Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
Mexico League Cup North America Total
1996/97 Atlas Primera División 24 2 - - 24 2
1997/98 20 1 - - 20 1
1998/99 33 3 - - 33 3
France League Coupe de France Europe Total
1999/00 Monaco Division 1 23 3 2 0 6 0 31 3
2000/01 15 1 0 0 4 0 22 0
2001/02 19 0 3 0 - 22 0
2002/03 Ligue 1 30 1 0 0 - 30 1
Spain League Copa del Rey Europe Total
2003/04 Barcelona La Liga 22 1 6 0 3 0 31 1
2004/05 34 3 1 0 6 0 41 3
2005/06 25 0 4 1 8 0 37 1
2006/07 21 1 7 0 7 0 35 1
2007/08 23 2 5 0 8 0 38 2
2008/09 23 1 4 1 9 1 36 3
2009/10
Country Mexico 77 6 - - 77 6
France 87 5 5 0 10 0 102 5
Spain 148 8 27 2 41 1 216 11
Total 312 19 32 2 51 1 395 22

International career statistics

Mexico national team
Year Apps Goals
1997 1 0
1998 0 0
1999 12 1
2000 10 2
2001 12 0
2002 7 1
2003 4 1
2004 8 1
2005 9 1
2006 6 1
2007 9 1
2008 6 1
2009 2 0
2010
Total 86 10



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