Carlos Vela

Date of birth01 March 1989
Place of birthCancun
NationalityMexican
Weight72 kg
Height1.76 m
PositionForward

Club history

Team Joined Left Loan / Trialist
Guadalajara 01 Jul 2005 01 Nov 2005
Arsenal 01 Nov 2005 10 Aug 2012
Celta Vigo 24 Apr 2006 31 May 2006 L
Salamanca 05 Aug 2006 31 May 2007 L
Osasuna 31 Oct 2007 31 May 2008 L
West Bromwich Albion 28 Jan 2011 31 May 2011 L
Real Sociedad 16 Aug 2011 31 May 2012 L
Real Sociedad 10 Aug 2012

Club stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Goals Y R
2008-09 Arsenal FA Cup 3
1
1
2008-09 Arsenal League Cup 3
4
2008-09 Arsenal Premier League 2
12
1
1
2008-09 Arsenal UEFA Champions League 2
6
2009-10 Arsenal FA Cup 2
2009-10 Arsenal League Cup 1
1
1
2009-10 Arsenal Premier League 1
10
1
2009-10 Arsenal UEFA Champions League 2
3
1
2010-11 Arsenal FA Cup
1
2010-11 Arsenal League Cup 3
1
1
2010-11 Arsenal Premier League
4
1
2010-11 Arsenal UEFA Champions League
4
2
1
2010-11 West Bromwich Albion Premier League 3
5
2
2013-14 Real Sociedad UEFA Champions League 8
2
3


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
01 Feb 2011 West Bromwich Albion v Wigan Athletic D 2-2 Premier League
05 Feb 2011 Manchester City v West Bromwich Albion L 3-0 Premier League
20 Feb 2011 West Bromwich Albion v Wolverhampton Wanderers D 1-1 Premier League
28 Feb 2011 Stoke City v West Bromwich Albion D 1-1 Premier League
16 Apr 2011 West Bromwich Albion v Chelsea L 1-3 Premier League
23 Apr 2011 Tottenham Hotspur v West Bromwich Albion D 2-2 Premier League
30 Apr 2011 West Bromwich Albion v Aston Villa W 2-1 Premier League
08 May 2011 Wolverhampton Wanderers v West Bromwich Albion L 3-1 Premier League


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
2007-08 Mexico FIFA World Cup 6
1
2
1
1
2007-08 Mexico International Friendly 3
1
1
2008-09 Mexico FIFA World Cup 2
1
2009-10 Mexico CONCACAF Gold Cup
2
1
2009-10 Mexico FIFA World Cup 4
1
1
2009-10 Mexico International Friendly 3
3
2
2010-11 Mexico International Friendly 1
1
2014-15 Mexico CONCACAF Gold Cup 5
2
2
2014-15 Mexico International Friendly 3
1
2
2015-16 Mexico FIFA World Cup 1
1
2015-16 Mexico International Friendly 2
1
1
2016-17 Mexico FIFA Confederations Cup 3
2016-17 Mexico FIFA World Cup 4
1
1
1
2016-17 Mexico International Friendly 1
1
1
2017-18 Mexico FIFA World Cup 6
2
2
2017-18 Mexico International Friendly 4
2


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
12 Sep 2007 Brazil v Mexico L 3-1 International Friendly
17 Oct 2007 Mexico v Guatemala L 2-3 International Friendly
06 Feb 2008 USA v Mexico D 2-2 International Friendly
04 Jun 2008 Mexico v Argentina L 1-4 International Friendly
15 Jun 2008 Belize v Mexico W 0-2 FIFA World Cup North and Central America 2nd round 1st leg
21 Jun 2008 Mexico v Belize W 7-0 FIFA World Cup North and Central America 2nd round 2nd leg
20 Aug 2008 Mexico v Honduras W 2-1 FIFA World Cup North and Central America semi-final round group B
06 Sep 2008 Mexico v Jamaica W 3-0 FIFA World Cup North and Central America semi-final round group B
10 Sep 2008 Mexico v Canada W 2-1 FIFA World Cup North and Central America semi-final round group B
11 Oct 2008 Jamaica v Mexico L 1-0 FIFA World Cup North and Central America semi-final round group B
15 Oct 2008 Canada v Mexico D 2-2 FIFA World Cup North and Central America semi-final round group B
19 Nov 2008 Honduras v Mexico D 0-0 FIFA World Cup North and Central America semi-final round group B
01 Apr 2009 Honduras v Mexico L 3-1 FIFA World Cup CONCACAF 4th Round
23 Jul 2009 Costa Rica v Mexico W 1-1 (5-3) CONCACAF Gold Cup Semi-final
26 Jul 2009 USA v Mexico W 0-5 CONCACAF Gold Cup Final
12 Aug 2009 Mexico v USA W 2-1 FIFA World Cup CONCACAF 4th Round
10 Oct 2009 Mexico v El Salvador W 4-1 FIFA World Cup CONCACAF 4th Round
14 Oct 2009 Trinidad and Tobago v Mexico D 2-2 FIFA World Cup CONCACAF 4th Round
03 Mar 2010 New Zealand v Mexico W 0-2 International Friendly
16 May 2010 Mexico v Chile W 1-0 International Friendly
24 May 2010 England v Mexico L 3-1 International Friendly
26 May 2010 Netherlands v Mexico L 2-1 International Friendly
30 May 2010 Gambia v Mexico W 1-5 International Friendly
03 Jun 2010 Italy v Mexico W 1-2 International Friendly
11 Jun 2010 South Africa v Mexico D 1-1 FIFA World Cup Finals Group A
17 Jun 2010 France v Mexico W 0-2 FIFA World Cup Finals Group A
11 Aug 2010 Mexico v Spain D 1-1 International Friendly
07 Sep 2010 Mexico v Colombia W 1-0 International Friendly
12 Nov 2014 Netherlands v Mexico W 2-3 International Friendly
18 Nov 2014 Belarus v Mexico L 3-2 International Friendly
27 Jun 2015 Mexico v Costa Rica D 2-2 International Friendly
01 Jul 2015 Honduras v Mexico D 0-0 International Friendly
09 Jul 2015 Mexico v Cuba W 6-0 CONCACAF Gold Cup Group B
12 Jul 2015 Guatemala v Mexico D 0-0 CONCACAF Gold Cup Group C
15 Jul 2015 Mexico v Trinidad and Tobago D 4-4 CONCACAF Gold Cup Group C
19 Jul 2015 Mexico v Costa Rica W 1-0 CONCACAF Gold Cup Quarter-final
22 Jul 2015 Panama v Mexico W 1-2 CONCACAF Gold Cup Semi-final
05 Sep 2015 Mexico v Trinidad and Tobago D 3-3 International Friendly
08 Sep 2015 Argentina v Mexico D 2-2 International Friendly
13 Oct 2015 Mexico v Panama W 1-0 International Friendly
13 Nov 2015 Mexico v El Salvador W 3-0 FIFA World Cup CONCACAF 4th Round
11 Nov 2016 USA v Mexico W 1-2 FIFA World Cup CONCACAF final round
24 Mar 2017 Mexico v Costa Rica W 2-0 FIFA World Cup CONCACAF final round
28 Mar 2017 Trinidad and Tobago v Mexico W 0-1 FIFA World Cup CONCACAF final round
27 May 2017 Mexico v Croatia L 1-2 International Friendly
01 Jun 2017 Mexico v Republic of Ireland W 3-1 International Friendly
08 Jun 2017 Mexico v Honduras W 3-0 FIFA World Cup CONCACAF final round
11 Jun 2017 Mexico v USA D 1-1 FIFA World Cup CONCACAF final round
18 Jun 2017 Portugal v Mexico D 2-2 FIFA Confederations Cup Group A
24 Jun 2017 Mexico v Russia W 2-1 FIFA Confederations Cup Group A
02 Jul 2017 Portugal v Mexico L 2-1 FIFA Confederations Cup 3rd place
01 Sep 2017 Mexico v Panama W 1-0 FIFA World Cup CONCACAF final round
05 Sep 2017 Costa Rica v Mexico D 1-1 FIFA World Cup CONCACAF final round
06 Oct 2017 Mexico v Trinidad and Tobago W 3-1 FIFA World Cup CONCACAF final round
10 Oct 2017 Honduras v Mexico L 3-2 FIFA World Cup CONCACAF final round
10 Nov 2017 Belgium v Mexico D 3-3 International Friendly
13 Nov 2017 Poland v Mexico W 0-1 International Friendly
01 Feb 2018 Mexico v Bosnia and Herzegovina W 1-0 International Friendly
24 Mar 2018 Iceland v Mexico W 0-3 International Friendly
28 Mar 2018 Mexico v Croatia L 0-1 International Friendly
03 Jun 2018 Mexico v Scotland W 1-0 International Friendly
17 Jun 2018 Germany v Mexico W 0-1 FIFA World Cup Group F
23 Jun 2018 Korea Republic v Mexico W 1-2 FIFA World Cup Group F
27 Jun 2018 Mexico v Sweden L 0-3 FIFA World Cup Group F
02 Jul 2018 Brazil v Mexico L 2-0 FIFA World Cup Finals - Round of 16


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