Faustino Asprilla

Date of birth10 November 1969
Place of birthTulua
NationalityColombian
Weight71 kg
Height1.75 m
PositionForward

Volatile in temperament and ability, Tino - a £7.5million signing from Parma - hit a hat-trick in Newcastle United's first 'proper' Champions League game against Barcelona.

Club history

Team Joined Left Loan / Trialist
Parma 01 Jul 1992 10 Feb 1996
Newcastle United 10 Feb 1996 20 Jan 1998
Parma 20 Jan 1998 30 Jun 1999
Palmeiras 01 Jul 1999

Club stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Goals Y R
1995-96 Newcastle United Premier League 11
3
3
2
1996-97 Newcastle United FA Charity Shield
1
1996-97 Newcastle United League Cup 2
1996-97 Newcastle United Premier League 17
7
4
2
1996-97 Newcastle United UEFA Cup 6
5
1997-98 Newcastle United FA Cup 1
1997-98 Newcastle United Premier League 8
2
2
1997-98 Newcastle United UEFA Champions League 5
4
1999-00 Palmeiras Intercontinental Cup 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
10 Feb 1996 Middlesbrough v Newcastle United W 1-2 Premier League
21 Feb 1996 West Ham United v Newcastle United L 2-0 Premier League
24 Feb 1996 Manchester City v Newcastle United D 3-3 Premier League
04 Mar 1996 Newcastle United v Manchester United L 0-1 Premier League
18 Mar 1996 Newcastle United v West Ham United W 3-0 Premier League
23 Mar 1996 Arsenal v Newcastle United L 2-0 Premier League
03 Apr 1996 Liverpool v Newcastle United L 4-3 Premier League
06 Apr 1996 Newcastle United v Queens Park Rangers W 2-1 Premier League
08 Apr 1996 Blackburn Rovers v Newcastle United L 2-1 Premier League
14 Apr 1996 Newcastle United v Aston Villa W 1-0 Premier League
17 Apr 1996 Newcastle United v Southampton W 1-0 Premier League
29 Apr 1996 Leeds United v Newcastle United W 0-1 Premier League
02 May 1996 Nottingham Forest v Newcastle United D 1-1 Premier League
05 May 1996 Newcastle United v Tottenham Hotspur D 1-1 Premier League
11 Aug 1996 Manchester United v Newcastle United L 4-0 FA Charity Shield
21 Aug 1996 Newcastle United v Wimbledon W 2-0 Premier League
24 Aug 1996 Newcastle United v Sheffield Wednesday L 1-2 Premier League
10 Sep 1996 Newcastle United v Halmstads BK W 4-0 UEFA Cup 1st round 1st leg
14 Sep 1996 Newcastle United v Blackburn Rovers W 2-1 Premier League
21 Sep 1996 Leeds United v Newcastle United W 0-1 Premier League
24 Sep 1996 Halmstads BK v Newcastle United L 2-1
Agg: 2-5
UEFA Cup 1st round 2nd leg
30 Sep 1996 Newcastle United v Aston Villa W 4-3 Premier League
23 Oct 1996 Newcastle United v Oldham Athletic W 1-0 League Cup 3rd round
26 Oct 1996 Leicester City v Newcastle United L 2-0 Premier League
29 Oct 1996 Newcastle United v Ferencváros W 4-0
Agg: 6-3
UEFA Cup 2nd round 2nd leg
03 Nov 1996 Newcastle United v Middlesbrough W 3-1 Premier League
16 Nov 1996 Newcastle United v West Ham United D 1-1 Premier League
19 Nov 1996 Metz v Newcastle United D 1-1 UEFA Cup 3rd round 1st leg
23 Nov 1996 Chelsea v Newcastle United D 1-1 Premier League
27 Nov 1996 Middlesbrough v Newcastle United L 3-1 League Cup 4th round
30 Nov 1996 Newcastle United v Arsenal L 1-2 Premier League
03 Dec 1996 Newcastle United v Metz W 2-0
Agg: 3-1
UEFA Cup 3rd round 2nd leg
29 Jan 1997 Newcastle United v Everton W 4-1 Premier League
02 Feb 1997 Newcastle United v Leicester City W 4-3 Premier League
01 Mar 1997 Newcastle United v Southampton L 0-1 Premier League
10 Mar 1997 Liverpool v Newcastle United L 4-3 Premier League
15 Mar 1997 Newcastle United v Coventry City W 4-0 Premier League
18 Mar 1997 AS Monaco v Newcastle United L 3-0
Agg: 4-0
UEFA Cup Quarter-final 2nd leg
23 Mar 1997 Wimbledon v Newcastle United D 1-1 Premier League
05 Apr 1997 Newcastle United v Sunderland D 1-1 Premier League
13 Apr 1997 Sheffield Wednesday v Newcastle United D 1-1 Premier League
16 Apr 1997 Newcastle United v Chelsea W 3-1 Premier League
19 Apr 1997 Newcastle United v Derby County W 3-1 Premier League
03 May 1997 Arsenal v Newcastle United W 0-1 Premier League
06 May 1997 West Ham United v Newcastle United D 0-0 Premier League
08 May 1997 Manchester United v Newcastle United D 0-0 Premier League
11 May 1997 Newcastle United v Nottingham Forest W 5-0 Premier League
09 Aug 1997 Newcastle United v Sheffield Wednesday W 2-1 Premier League
13 Aug 1997 Newcastle United v Croatia Zagreb W 2-1 UEFA Champions League 3rd qualifying round 1st leg
27 Aug 1997 Croatia Zagreb v Newcastle United D 2-2
Agg: 3-4
UEFA Champions League 2nd round 2nd leg
13 Sep 1997 Newcastle United v Wimbledon L 1-3 Premier League
17 Sep 1997 Newcastle United v Barcelona W 3-2 UEFA Champions League Group C
20 Sep 1997 West Ham United v Newcastle United W 0-1 Premier League
24 Sep 1997 Newcastle United v Everton W 1-0 Premier League
01 Oct 1997 Dynamo Kiev v Newcastle United D 2-2 UEFA Champions League Group C
06 Dec 1997 Newcastle United v Arsenal L 0-1 Premier League
10 Dec 1997 Newcastle United v Dynamo Kiev W 2-0 UEFA Champions League Group C
13 Dec 1997 Barnsley v Newcastle United D 2-2 Premier League
17 Dec 1997 Newcastle United v Derby County D 0-0 Premier League
21 Dec 1997 Newcastle United v Manchester United L 0-1 Premier League
26 Dec 1997 Derby County v Newcastle United L 1-0 Premier League
28 Dec 1997 Newcastle United v Liverpool L 1-2 Premier League
04 Jan 1998 Everton v Newcastle United W 0-1 FA Cup 3rd round


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
1991-92 Colombia Olympics 6
3
1992-93 Colombia Copa America
1
1992-93 Colombia International Friendly 1
1
1992-93 Colombia Olympics 3
1993-94 Colombia Copa America 2
1993-94 Colombia FIFA World Cup 7
2
3
1993-94 Colombia International Friendly 1
1
1993-94 Colombia Miami Cup
1
1994-95 Colombia Copa America 6
2
1995-96 Colombia FIFA World Cup 2
1
1995-96 Colombia International Friendly 2
2
2
1
1996-97 Colombia FIFA World Cup 6
5
1
1996-97 Colombia International Friendly 1
1
1997-98 Colombia FIFA World Cup 5
1
1997-98 Colombia International Friendly 3
1
1
1998-99 Colombia International Friendly 2
4
1999-00 Colombia CONCACAF Gold Cup 5
1
1
2000-01 Colombia FIFA World Cup 2
2001-02 Colombia FIFA World Cup 3
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
03 Feb 1992 Peru v Colombia W 1-4 Olympics South America round 1 group A
05 Feb 1992 Brazil v Colombia W 0-2 Olympics South America round 1 group A
07 Feb 1992 Colombia v Venezuela W 4-0 Olympics South America round 1 group A
09 Feb 1992 Paraguay v Colombia D 0-0 Olympics South America round 1 group A
12 Feb 1992 Colombia v Uruguay W 3-0 Olympics South America round 2
14 Feb 1992 Paraguay v Colombia L 1-0 Olympics South America round 2
24 Jul 1992 Spain v Colombia L 4-0 Olympics 1st round group B
27 Jul 1992 Colombia v Qatar D 1-1 Olympics 1st round group B
29 Jul 1992 Colombia v Egypt L 3-4 Olympics 1st round group B
06 Jun 1993 Colombia v Chile W 1-0 International Friendly
26 Jun 1993 Colombia v Uruguay W 1-1 (5-3) Copa America Quarter-final
01 Jul 1993 Argentina v Colombia L 0-0 (5-6) Copa America Semi-final
03 Jul 1993 Ecuador v Colombia W 0-1 Copa America 3rd place
02 Aug 1993 Colombia v Paraguay D 0-0 FIFA World Cup South America group A
08 Aug 1993 Peru v Colombia W 0-1 FIFA World Cup South America group A
15 Aug 1993 Colombia v Argentina W 2-1 FIFA World Cup South America group A
22 Aug 1993 Paraguay v Colombia D 1-1 FIFA World Cup South America group A
29 Aug 1993 Colombia v Peru W 4-0 FIFA World Cup South America group A
05 Sep 1993 Argentina v Colombia W 0-5 FIFA World Cup South America group A
03 May 1994 Colombia v Peru W 1-0 MIAMI CUP
03 Jun 1994 Colombia v Northern Ireland W 2-0 International Friendly
05 Jun 1994 Colombia v Greece W 2-0 International Friendly
18 Jun 1994 Colombia v Romania L 1-3 FIFA World Cup Finals Group A
22 Jun 1994 USA v Colombia L 2-1 FIFA World Cup Finals Group A
26 Jun 1994 Switzerland v Colombia W 0-2 FIFA World Cup Finals Group A
21 Jun 1995 Colombia v Mexico D 0-0 US CUP
07 Jul 1995 Colombia v Peru D 1-1 Copa America Group B
10 Jul 1995 Colombia v Ecuador W 1-0 Copa America Group B
13 Jul 1995 Brazil v Colombia L 3-0 Copa America Group B
16 Jul 1995 Colombia v Paraguay W 1-1 (5-4) Copa America Quarter-final
19 Jul 1995 Uruguay v Colombia L 2-0 Copa America Semi-final
22 Jul 1995 Colombia v USA W 4-1 Copa America 3rd place
06 Sep 1995 England v Colombia D 0-0 International Friendly
30 Nov 1995 Mexico v Colombia D 2-2 International Friendly
28 Mar 1996 Colombia v Bolivia W 4-1 International Friendly
24 Apr 1996 Colombia v Paraguay W 1-0 FIFA World Cup CONMEBOL South American qualifier
29 May 1996 Colombia v Scotland W 1-0 International Friendly
02 Jun 1996 Peru v Colombia D 1-1 FIFA World Cup CONMEBOL South American qualifier
07 Jul 1996 Colombia v Uruguay W 3-1 FIFA World Cup CONMEBOL South American qualifier
01 Sep 1996 Colombia v Chile W 4-1 FIFA World Cup CONMEBOL South American qualifier
09 Oct 1996 Ecuador v Colombia W 0-1 FIFA World Cup CONMEBOL South American qualifier
10 Nov 1996 Bolivia v Colombia D 2-2 FIFA World Cup CONMEBOL South American qualifier
08 Feb 1997 Colombia v Slovakia W 1-0 International Friendly
12 Feb 1997 Colombia v Argentina L 0-1 FIFA World Cup CONMEBOL South American qualifier
02 Apr 1997 Paraguay v Colombia L 2-1 FIFA World Cup CONMEBOL South American qualifier
05 Jul 1997 Chile v Colombia L 4-1 FIFA World Cup CONMEBOL South American qualifier
20 Jul 1997 Colombia v Ecuador W 1-0 FIFA World Cup CONMEBOL South American qualifier
20 Aug 1997 Colombia v Bolivia W 3-0 FIFA World Cup CONMEBOL South American qualifier
10 Sep 1997 Colombia v Venezuela W 1-0 FIFA World Cup CONMEBOL South American qualifier
25 Mar 1998 Colombia v Yugoslavia D 0-0 International Friendly
23 May 1998 Scotland v Colombia D 2-2 International Friendly
30 May 1998 Germany v Colombia L 3-1 International Friendly
03 Jun 1998 Belgium v Colombia L 2-0 International Friendly
15 Jun 1998 Romania v Colombia L 1-0 FIFA World Cup Finals group G
09 Feb 1999 Colombia v Germany D 3-3 International Friendly
17 Jun 1999 Colombia v Peru D 3-3 International Friendly
12 Feb 2000 Colombia v Jamaica W 1-0 CONCACAF Gold Cup Group A
16 Feb 2000 Honduras v Colombia L 2-0 CONCACAF Gold Cup Group A
19 Feb 2000 USA v Colombia D 2-1 (2-1) CONCACAF Gold Cup Quarter-final
23 Feb 2000 Colombia v Peru W 2-1 CONCACAF Gold Cup Semi-final
27 Feb 2000 Colombia v Canada L 0-2 CONCACAF Gold Cup Final
27 Mar 2001 Colombia v Bolivia W 2-0 FIFA World Cup CONMEBOL South American qualifier
03 Jun 2001 Argentina v Colombia L 3-0 FIFA World Cup CONMEBOL South American qualifier
07 Oct 2001 Uruguay v Colombia D 1-1 FIFA World Cup CONMEBOL South American qualifier
07 Nov 2001 Colombia v Chile W 3-1 FIFA World Cup CONMEBOL South American qualifier
14 Nov 2001 Paraguay v Colombia W 0-4 FIFA World Cup CONMEBOL South American qualifier


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