Javier Martínez Aguinaga | Playerprofile
Javi Martinez was born on 2 September 1988 in Estella-Lizarra and plays for FC Bayern München. He played for CD Berceo from 1993-1995, for CD Logrones from 1995-1997, for CD Arenas from 1997-2000, for CD Izarra from 2000-2000, for CA Osasuna from 2001-2006, for Athletic Bilbao from 2006-2012 and has played for FC Bayern München since 2012.
Current season 2020/21
In four of the previous 16 games of the season, the 1.92m-tall midfielder was in the starting line-up. Of these 16 games, he won 12 with his club. Additionally, he was substituted in for 12 games.
The 32-year-old played his last game on the 28th matchday of the 2020/21 season (10 April 2021). Playing for FC Bayern München, he played against 1. FC Union Berlin and tied with 1-1. He played as a defender throughout this entire game. In terms of total touches, Javi Martinez had 101 individual ball possessions, which is the highest amount of any player in the game. Furthermore, he had 19 tackle challenges in the last match. Of these, he was able to win 12. Javi Martinez was additionally able to make 83 successful passes – the best performance in the game. He covered a distance of 10 km during his total playing time in this game. In doing so, he had a total of 17 sprints.
Bundesliga career and records
The player with the shirt number 8 has played 162 matches throughout the course of his career in the Bundesliga. Of these, he has won 133. He has played all the matches of his career in the Bundesliga as a member of FC Bayern München. Here, he has put a total of nine balls in the net. He took the German championship title in 2012/13, 2013/14, 2014/15, 2015/16, 2016/17, 2017/18, 2018/19 and 2019/20 while playing for FC Bayern München. With a total of eight trophies up to this point in his career, Javi Martinez currently takes fourth place for the most German championship titles won, along with Jerome Boateng, Oliver Kahn, Philipp Lahm, Robert Lewandowski, Manuel Neuer, Arjen Robben, Mehmet Scholl and Bastian Schweinsteiger.
Javi Martinez won the World Cup with Spain in 2010. He won the European Championship title with Spain in 2012. He won the Champions League while playing for FC Bayern München in 2012/13 and 2019/20. Javi Martinez won the DFB-Pokal in 2012/13, 2013/14, 2015/16, 2018/19 and 2019/20 with FC Bayern München. He won the Supercup in 2016, 2017, 2018 and 2020 with FC Bayern München.