Albert Riera

Date of birth15 April 1982
Place of birthManacor
NationalitySpanish
Weight77 kg
Height1.87 m
PositionMidfielder

Riera joined Liverpool in September 2008 with a four-year contract.

He joined Watford in March 2014 with a contract to June 2014.

Club history

Team Joined Left Loan / Trialist
Real Mallorca 01 Jul 2000 01 Jul 2003
Bordeaux 01 Jul 2003 01 Jul 2005
Espanyol 01 Jul 2005 01 Sep 2008
Manchester City 05 Jan 2006 31 May 2006 L
Liverpool 01 Sep 2008 23 Jul 2010
Olympiakos 23 Jul 2010 01 Jul 2011
Galatasaray 01 Jul 2011 28 Jan 2014
Watford 27 Mar 2014 30 Jun 2014

Club stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Goals Y R
2000-01 Real Mallorca Primera Liga
3
1
2001-02 Real Mallorca Primera Liga 1
7
1
1
2001-02 Real Mallorca UEFA Champions League
3
2002-03 Real Mallorca Primera Liga 34
1
4
4
2003-04 Bordeaux French Championnat 31
1
2
8
2003-04 Bordeaux UEFA Cup 9
1
5
2
2004-05 Bordeaux French Championnat 17
4
2
2
2005-06 Manchester City FA Cup 4
2
2005-06 Manchester City Premier League 12
3
1
2
2008-09 Liverpool FA Cup 2
1
1
2008-09 Liverpool Premier League 24
4
3
1
2008-09 Liverpool UEFA Champions League 7
2
1
3
2009-10 Liverpool League Cup 1
2009-10 Liverpool Premier League 9
3
2009-10 Liverpool UEFA Champions League 1
2009-10 Liverpool UEFA Europa League 1
1
2012-13 Galatasaray UEFA Champions League 9
2
2013-14 Galatasaray UEFA Champions League 4
1
2
2013-14 Watford League Championship 6
2
1
3
1


Please note: Career stats are based on performances in the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.

Club matches

Date Match Result Competition Round
25 Feb 2001 Racing Santander v Real Mallorca L 2-1 Primera Liga 24
29 Apr 2001 Real Mallorca v Real Zaragoza W 2-1 Primera Liga 32
27 May 2001 Real Mallorca v Rayo Vallecano W 4-0 Primera Liga 36
08 Aug 2001 Hajduk Split v Real Mallorca D 0-0 UEFA Champions League 3rd qualifying round 1st leg
21 Aug 2001 Real Mallorca v Hajduk Split D 0-0
Agg: 0-0
UEFA Champions League 3rd qualifying round 2nd leg
26 Aug 2001 Real Mallorca v Las Palmas D 0-0 Primera Liga 1
19 Sep 2001 Panathinaikos v Real Mallorca D 0-0 UEFA Champions League Group C
03 Oct 2001 Barcelona v Real Mallorca D 0-0 Primera Liga 6
07 Oct 2001 Real Mallorca v Real Zaragoza D 0-0 Primera Liga 7
11 Nov 2001 Real Sociedad v Real Mallorca D 0-0 Primera Liga 12
18 Nov 2001 Español v Real Mallorca D 0-0 Primera Liga 13
01 Dec 2001 Valencia v Real Mallorca D 0-0 Primera Liga 15
09 Dec 2001 Real Mallorca v Malaga D 0-0 Primera Liga 16
23 Dec 2001 Real Mallorca v Real Madrid D 0-0 Primera Liga 18
01 Sep 2002 Real Mallorca v Valencia D 0-0 Primera Liga 1
15 Sep 2002 Celta Vigo v Real Mallorca D 0-0 Primera Liga 2
22 Sep 2002 Real Mallorca v Atlético Madrid D 0-0 Primera Liga 3
29 Sep 2002 Athletic Bilbao v Real Mallorca D 0-0 Primera Liga 4
06 Oct 2002 Real Mallorca v Español D 0-0 Primera Liga 5
20 Oct 2002 Real Betis v Real Mallorca D 0-0 Primera Liga 6
27 Oct 2002 Real Mallorca v Osasuna D 0-0 Primera Liga 7
02 Nov 2002 Valladolid v Real Mallorca D 0-0 Primera Liga 8
10 Nov 2002 Real Mallorca v Alavés D 0-0 Primera Liga 9
17 Nov 2002 Racing Santander v Real Mallorca D 0-0 Primera Liga 10
24 Nov 2002 Real Mallorca v Villarreal D 0-0 Primera Liga 11
01 Dec 2002 Deportivo La Coruña v Real Mallorca D 0-0 Primera Liga 12
05 Dec 2002 Real Sociedad v Real Mallorca D 0-0 Primera Liga 14
08 Dec 2002 Real Mallorca v Real Madrid D 0-0 Primera Liga 13
21 Dec 2002 Real Mallorca v Barcelona D 0-0 Primera Liga 15
05 Jan 2003 Sevilla v Real Mallorca D 0-0 Primera Liga 16
12 Jan 2003 Rayo Vallecano v Real Mallorca D 0-0 Primera Liga 17
19 Jan 2003 Real Mallorca v Recreativo de Huelva D 0-0 Primera Liga 18
26 Jan 2003 Malaga v Real Mallorca D 0-0 Primera Liga 19
02 Feb 2003 Valencia v Real Mallorca D 0-0 Primera Liga 20
09 Feb 2003 Real Mallorca v Celta Vigo D 0-0 Primera Liga 21
01 Mar 2003 Español v Real Mallorca D 0-0 Primera Liga 24
09 Mar 2003 Real Mallorca v Real Betis D 0-0 Primera Liga 25
12 Mar 2003 Real Mallorca v Valladolid D 0-0 Primera Liga 27
16 Mar 2003 Osasuna v Real Mallorca D 0-0 Primera Liga 26
06 Apr 2003 Alavés v Real Mallorca D 0-0 Primera Liga 28
13 Apr 2003 Real Mallorca v Racing Santander D 0-0 Primera Liga 29
19 Apr 2003 Villarreal v Real Mallorca D 0-0 Primera Liga 30
27 Apr 2003 Real Mallorca v Deportivo La Coruña D 0-0 Primera Liga 31
03 May 2003 Real Madrid v Real Mallorca D 0-0 Primera Liga 32
18 May 2003 Barcelona v Real Mallorca D 0-0 Primera Liga 34
25 May 2003 Real Mallorca v Sevilla D 0-0 Primera Liga 35
01 Jun 2003 Real Mallorca v Rayo Vallecano D 0-0 Primera Liga 36
15 Jun 2003 Recreativo de Huelva v Real Mallorca D 0-0 Primera Liga 37
21 Jun 2003 Real Mallorca v Malaga D 0-0 Primera Liga 38


Please note: Match history is complete for the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.

International stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Goals Y R
2002-03 Spain UEFA Under-21 2
1
2003-04 Spain UEFA Under-21 1
2007-08 Spain International Friendly 2
1
2007-08 Spain UEFA European Championship
2
1
2008-09 Spain FIFA Confederations Cup 4
2008-09 Spain FIFA World Cup 1
1
1
2008-09 Spain International Friendly 2
1
2009-10 Spain FIFA World Cup 1
1
2009-10 Spain International Friendly
1
1


Please note: Career stats are based on performances in the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.

International matches

Date Match Result Competition Round
06 Sep 2002 Greece v Spain L 1-0 UEFA U21 Group 6
01 Apr 2003 Spain v Armenia W 5-0 UEFA U21 Group 6
06 Jun 2003 Spain v Greece W 2-0 UEFA U21 Group 6
19 Nov 2003 Spain v Sweden D 1-1 UEFA U21 Play-off 2nd leg
13 Oct 2007 Denmark v Spain W 1-3 UEFA European Championship Group F
17 Oct 2007 Finland v Spain D 0-0 International Friendly
17 Nov 2007 Spain v Sweden W 3-0 UEFA European Championship Group F
06 Feb 2008 Spain v France W 1-0 International Friendly
26 Mar 2008 Spain v Italy W 1-0 International Friendly
11 Oct 2008 Estonia v Spain W 0-3 FIFA World Cup Europe group 5
19 Nov 2008 Spain v Chile W 3-0 International Friendly
01 Apr 2009 Turkey v Spain W 1-2 FIFA World Cup Europe group 5
09 Jun 2009 Azerbaijan v Spain W 0-6 International Friendly
14 Jun 2009 New Zealand v Spain W 0-5 FIFA Confederations Cup Group A
20 Jun 2009 South Africa v Spain W 0-2 FIFA Confederations Cup Group A
24 Jun 2009 USA v Spain L 2-0 FIFA Confederations Cup Semi-final
28 Jun 2009 South Africa v Spain W 2-3 FIFA Confederations Cup 3rd place play-off
12 Aug 2009 FYR Macedonia v Spain W 2-3 International Friendly
05 Sep 2009 Spain v Belgium W 5-0 FIFA World Cup Europe group 5
14 Oct 2009 Bosnia and Herzegovina v Spain W 2-5 FIFA World Cup Europe group 5


Please note: Match history is complete for the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.