Iberia Union

Iberia zone consists of Spain and Portugal that share area in Iberian peninsulas. Historically, it was exist as a nation of Iberia union between 1580 and 1640. Iberian Cup was a club competition between either of league or cup champion of each nation, was unofficially first held in 1935 and secondly held in 1983. Until 2005, it was officially played only four games. 

Iberia

Location     :  South-Western Europe
European Championship Participation :
9 Times (1964, 1980, 1984, 1988, 1996, 2000, 2004, 2008, 2012)
World Cup Participation :  13 Times (1934, 1950, 1962, 1966, 1978, 1982, 1986, 1990, 1994, 1998, 2002, 2006, 2010)
Achievement  :     1966 FIFA World Cup Third Place
2010 FIFA World Cup Champion
3 Times European Championship Winners (1964, 2008, 2012)
2 Times European Championship Runner-Up (1984, 2004)
Most Caps  :  Luis Figo (127 Games)    
Top Scorer : David Villa (56 Goals)
The Greatest Player Ever :  Eusebio



                                            All-Time Iberian Squad

Goalkeeper
Defender
Midfielder
Forward
Ricardo Zamora
(Spain)
Iker Casillas
(Spain)
Joan Segarra
(Spain)
Jose Camacho
(Spain)
Carles Puyol
(Spain)
Rafael Gordillo
(Spain)
Jacinto Quincoces
(Spain)
Fernando Hierro
(Spain)
Humberto Coelho(Portugal)
Jose Pirri
(Spain)
Xavi Hernandez
(Spain)
Mario Coluna
(Portugal)
Luis Suarez
Miramontes(Spain)
Rui Costa(Portugal)
Luis Figo (Portugal)
Francisco Gento
(Spain)
Paolo Futre (Portugal)
Cristiano Ronaldo
(Portugal)
Raul Gonzalez
(Spain)
Eusebio
(Portugal)
Telmo Zarra
(Spain)
Fernando Peyroteo
(Portugal)

Manager :  Jose Mourinho (Portugal)
Stadium : Camp Nou (Spain)




Formation XI (4-4-1-1)




Explain of Formation



The defensive line is the same as that of Spain.  Luis Figo, C.Ronaldo and Eusebio are three Portuguese in this formation. 


Statistics

By Decade
By Nation
1910s : -
1920s : -
1930s : 2
1940s : 2
1950s : 1
1960s : 5
1970s : 2
1980s : 3
1990s : 3
2000s : 3
2010s : 1
Spain : 14
Portugal : 8




Table of Positional Ranking

Goalkeeper
Defensive Lateral
Central Defender
1. Ricardo Zamora (SPA)
2. Iker Casillas (SPA)
3. Jose Angel Iribar (SPA)
4. Andoni Zubizarreta (SPA)
5. Antonio Ramallets  (SPA)
6. Luis Arconada (SPA)
7. Vitor Baia (POR)
8. Manuel Bento (POR)
9. Paco Buyo (SPA)
10. Vitor Damas (POR)
11. Santiago Canizares (SPA)
12. Joao Azevedo (POR)
13. Costa Parreira (POR)
14. Carlos Gomes (POR)
15. Francisco Urruti (SPA)
16. Salvador Sadurni (SPA)

1. Jose Camacho (SPA)
2. Rafael Gordillo (SPA)
3. Joan Segarra (SPA)
4. Hilario (POR)
5. Joao Pinto (POR)
6. Virgilio Mendes (POR)
7. Arthur Correia (POR)
8. Joao Marais (POR)
9. Sergi Barjuan (SPA)
10. Miguel Montero (POR)
11. Miguel Chendo (SPA)
12. Jose Bosingwa (POR)
13. Feliciano Rivilla (SPA)
14. Augusto Inacio (SPA)
15. Paulo Ferreira (POR)
16. Albert Ferrer (SPA)
17. Cavem (SPA)
18. Michel Salgado (SPA)
19. Antonio Veloso (POR)
20. Jordi Alba (SPA)
1. Fernando Hierro (SPA)
2. Carles Puyol (SPA)
3. Humberto Coelho (POR)
4. Sergio Ramos (SPA)
5. Jacinto Quincoces (SPA)
6. Jose Migueli (SPA)
7. Germano (POR)
8. Ricardo Carvalho (POR)
9. Jesus Garay Vecino (SPA)
10. Fernando Couto (POR)
11. Manuel Sanchis (SPA)
12. Pepe (POR)
13. Antonio Maceda (SPA)
14. Alvaro Cardoso (POR)
15. Miguel Angel Nadal (SPA)
16. Andoni Goycoetxea (SPA)
17. Abelardo Fernandez (SPA)
18. Jorge Andrade (POR)
19. Juca (POR)
20. Ferran Olivella (SPA)

Defensive Midfielder
Offensive Midfielder
Offensive Lateral
1. Jose Pirri (SPA)
2. Joseph Guardiola (SPA)
3. Xabi Alonso (SPA)
4. Paulo Sousa (SPA)
5. Victor Munoz (SPA)
6. Jose Belauste (SPA)
7. Jose Maria Pedroto (POR)
8. Marti Verges (SPA)
9. Toni (POR)
10. Juan Senor (SPA)
11. Rafael Vasquez (SPA)
12. Adelardo (SPA)
13. Ignacio Zoco (SPA)
14. Antonio Casanova (SPA)
15. Donato (SPA)
16. Marcos Senna (SPA)
17. Sergio Busquete (SPA)
18. Ivan Helguera (SPA)

1. Luis Suarez (SPA)
2. Xavi Hernandez (SPA)
3. Mario Coluna (POR)
4. Andreas Iniesta (SPA)
5. Rui Costa (POR)
6. Jose Travassoss (POR)
7. Cesc Fabrekas (SPA)
8. Deco (POR)
9. Luis Enrique (SPA)
10. Luis Del Sol (SPA)
11. Gaizka Mendieta (SPA)
12. Joseph Samitier (SPA)
13. Juan Manuel Asensi (SPA)
14. Antonio Oliveira (POR)
15. Juan Carlos Valeron (SPA)
16. Joao Alves (POR)
17. Julen Guerrero (SPA)
18. Jaime Graca (POR)
19. Carlos Manuel (POR)
20. Jose Luis Caminero (SPA)
21. Jose Bakero (SPA)
22. Ivan De La Pena (SPA)

1.Luis Figo (POR)     
2. Francisco Gento (SPA)
3. Amancio Amaro (SPA)
4. Estanislao Basora (SPA)
5. Michel Gonzalez (SPA)
6. Jose Augusto (SPA)
7. Paolo Futre (POR)
8. David Silva (SPA)
9. Fernando Chalana (POR)
10. Agustin Gainza (SPA)
11. Rogerio Pipi (POR)
12. Enrique Collar (SPA)
13. Albano Parreira (POR)
14. Antonio Simoes (POR)
15. Jesus Correia (POR)
16. Jose Ufarte (SPA)
17. Hernani (POR)
18. Simao (POR)
19. Guihermo Epirito (POR)
20. Nani (POR)
21. Joaquin Sanchez (SPA)
22. Ricardo Quaresma (POR)
23. Carlos Rexach (SPA)
24. Joseba Etxeberria (SPA)

Forward
               Striker
               Manager
1. Cristiano Ronaldo (POR)
2. Raul Gonzalez (SPA)
3. Emilio Butragueno (SPA)
4. David Villa (SPA)
4. Joaquin Peiro (SPA)
5. Manuel Vasques (POR)
6. Antonio Araujo (POR)
7. Valdemar Mota (POR)
8. Joao Vieira Pinto (POR)
9. Juan Arza
10. Rui Jordao (POR)
11. Pinga (POR)

1. Eusebio (POR)
2. Telmo Zarra (SPA)
3. Fernando Peyroteo (POR)
5. Isidro Langara (SPA)
6. Jose Aguas (POR)
7. Fernando Torres (SPA)
8. Lucas Matetau (POR)
9. Mundo (SPA)
10. Carlos Santillana
11. Fernando Gomes (POR)
12. Cesar Rodriguez (SPA)
13. Tamagnini Nene (POR)
14. Quini (SPA)
15. Pahino (SPA)
16. Pedro Pauleta (POR)
17. Rafael Pichichi

1. Vicente Del Bosque (SPA)
2. Jose Mourinho (POR)
3. Miguel Munoz  (SPA)
4. Rafael Benitez (SPA)
5. Jose Villalonga (SPA)


























































The Greatest Iberian Players of the Era
10s : -
20s : Josep Samitier (1st Half), Ricardo Zamora (2nd Half)
30s : Ricardo Zamora (1st Half), Isidro Langara (2nd Half)
40s : Fernando Peyroteo (1st Half), Telmo Zarra (2nd Half)
50s : Estanislao Basora (1st Half), Luis Suarez Miramontes (2nd Half)
60s : Eusebio
70s : Jose Pirri
80s : Jose Antonio Camacho (1st Half), Emilio Butragueno (2nd Half)
90s : Joseph Guardiola (1st Half), Luis Figo (2nd Half)
00s : Raul Gonzalez (1st Half), Cristiano Ronaldo (2nd Half)
10s : Cristiano Ronaldo (1st Half)


The Greatest Iberian Footballers of All-Time

1. Eusebio
2. Cristiano Ronaldo
3. Luis Suarez Miramontes
4. Luis Figo
5. Francisco Gento
6. Andres Iniesta
7. Xavi Hernandez
8. Ricardo Zamora
9. Jose Pirri
10. Telmo Zarra
11. Mario Coluna
12. Iker Casillas
13. Raul Gonzalez
14. Amancio Amaro
15. Fernando Peyroteo
16. Estanislao Basora
17. Rui Costa
18. Isidro Langara
19. Michel Gonzalez
20. Jacinto Quincoces
21. Fernando Hierro
22. Xabi Alonso
23. David Villa
24. Emilio Butragueno
25. Jose Angel Iribar
26. Jose Travassoss
27. Jose Augusto
28. Cesc Fabrekas
29. Deco
30. Jose Antonio Camacho
31. Paolo Futre
32. Joseph Guardiola
33. Luis Enrique
34. Antonio Ramallets
35. Andoni Zubizarreta
36. Jose Aguas
37. Gaizka Mendieta
38. Fernando Chalana
39. Humberto Coelho

40. Luis De Sol


By Nation

Spain : 26
Portugal : 14


  Iberian Footballers of The Year
  
1930
Ricardo Zamora

1931
Jacinto Quincoces

1932
Ricardo Zamora

1933
Ricardo Zamora

1934
Isidro Langara

1935
Isidro Langara

1940
Isidro Langara

1941
Joao Avezedo

1942
Mariano Amaro

1943
Mundo

1944
Mundo

1945
Rogerio Pipi

1946
Telmo Zarra

1947
Jose Travassos

1948
Jose Travassos

1949
Fernando Peyroteo

1950
Telmo Zarra

1951
Jose Aguas

1952
Estanislao Basora

1953
Estanislao Basora

1954
Antonio Ramallets

1955
Matateu

1956
Jesus Garay Vecino

1957
Mario Coluna

1958
Francisco Gento

1959
Luis Suarez

1960
Luis Suarez

1961
Luis Suarez

1962
Mario Coluna

1963
Eusebio

1964
Luis Suarez

1965
Eusebio

1966
Eusebio

1967
Eusebio

1968
Eusebio

1969
Amancio

1970
Jose Angel Iribar

1971
Jose Pirri

1972
Jaime Graca

1973
Eusebio

1974
Humberto Coelho

1975
Juan Manuel Asensi

1976
Jose Pirri

1977
Jose Pirri

1978
Humberto Coelho

1979
Carlos Santillana

1980
Rafael Gordillo

1981
Jose Camacho

1982
Rafael Gordillo

1983
Migueli

1984
Fernando Chalana

1985
Michel Gonzalez

1986
Emilio Butragueno

1987
Paolo Futre

1988
Michel Gonzalez

1989
Paolo Futre

1990
Andoni Zubizarreta

1991
Emilio Butragueno

1992
Fernando Hierro

1993
Fernando Hierro

1994
Fernando Hierro

1995
Rui Costa

1996
Paolo Sousa

1997
Luis Enrique

1998
Rui Costa

1999
Luis Figo

2000
Luis Figo

2001
Luis Figo

2002
Raul Gonzalez

2003
Luis Figo

2004
Deco

2005
Xabi Alonso

2006
Deco

2007
Cristiano Ronaldo

2008
Cristiano Ronaldo

2009
Cristiano Ronaldo

2010
Andres Iniesta

2011
Cristiano Ronaldo

2012
Cristiano Ronaldo  

2013
Cristiano Ronaldo  

2014
Cristiano Ronaldo  

2015
Cristiano Ronaldo  

2016
Cristiano Ronaldo  

               
  

By Nation

Spain : 44
Portugal : 37

1 comment:

  1. Anonymous13/10/16

    I am not sure of Benitez's managing style.

    ReplyDelete