Mario Yepes

Date of birth13 January 1976
Place of birthCali
NationalityColombian
Weight86 kg
Height1.90 m
PositionDefender

Yepes was included in Jose Pekerman's 2014 World Cup squad.

Club history

Team Joined Left Loan / Trialist
Deportivo Cali 01 Jul 1998 01 Jul 1999
River Plate, Montevideo 01 Jul 1999 04 Jan 2002
Nantes 04 Jan 2002

Club stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Goals Y R
2001-02 Nantes French Championnat 11
4
2001-02 Nantes UEFA Champions League 2
1
2002-03 Nantes French Championnat 33
2
4
2
2003-04 Nantes French Championnat 28
8
1
2004-05 Paris St Germain French Championnat 32
3
6
2
2004-05 Paris St Germain UEFA Champions League 1
2005-06 Paris St Germain French Championnat 31
4
7
2010-11 AC Milan UEFA Champions League 1
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
23 Jan 2002 Sedan v Nantes D 0-0 French Championnat 22
29 Jan 2002 Nantes v Olympique Lyonnais D 0-0 French Championnat 23
03 Feb 2002 Nantes v Olympique Marseille D 0-0 French Championnat 24
06 Feb 2002 Metz v Nantes D 0-0 French Championnat 25
20 Feb 2002 Nantes v Manchester United D 1-1 UEFA Champions League Phase 2 group A
23 Feb 2002 Auxerre v Nantes D 0-0 French Championnat 27
06 Mar 2002 Nantes v FC Sochaux Montbeliard D 0-0 French Championnat 28
13 Mar 2002 Nantes v Boavista D 1-1 UEFA Champions League Phase 2 group A
16 Mar 2002 AS Monaco v Nantes D 0-0 French Championnat 29
23 Mar 2002 Nantes v Rennes D 0-0 French Championnat 30
06 Apr 2002 Paris St Germain v Nantes D 0-0 French Championnat 31
13 Apr 2002 Nantes v Lorient D 0-0 French Championnat 32
04 May 2002 Nantes v Bordeaux D 0-0 French Championnat 34
03 Aug 2002 Olympique Marseille v Nantes W 0-2 French Championnat 1
10 Aug 2002 Nantes v Bastia D 0-0 French Championnat 2
17 Aug 2002 FC Sochaux Montbeliard v Nantes D 0-0 French Championnat 3
24 Aug 2002 Nantes v RC Lens D 0-0 French Championnat 4
31 Aug 2002 Sedan v Nantes D 0-0 French Championnat 5
21 Sep 2002 Rennes v Nantes D 0-0 French Championnat 8
05 Oct 2002 Ajaccio AC v Nantes D 0-0 French Championnat 10
19 Oct 2002 Nantes v Nice D 0-0 French Championnat 11
26 Oct 2002 Le Havre v Nantes D 0-0 French Championnat 12
02 Nov 2002 Nantes v Bordeaux D 0-0 French Championnat 13
09 Nov 2002 Lille v Nantes D 0-0 French Championnat 14
16 Nov 2002 Nantes v Strasbourg D 0-0 French Championnat 15
23 Nov 2002 Paris St Germain v Nantes D 0-0 French Championnat 16
30 Nov 2002 Nantes v Montpellier D 0-0 French Championnat 17
15 Dec 2002 Nantes v Troyes D 0-0 French Championnat 19
20 Dec 2002 Bastia v Nantes D 0-0 French Championnat 20
11 Jan 2003 Nantes v FC Sochaux Montbeliard D 0-0 French Championnat 21
15 Jan 2003 RC Lens v Nantes D 0-0 French Championnat 22
22 Jan 2003 Nantes v Sedan D 0-0 French Championnat 23
29 Jan 2003 Nantes v AS Monaco D 0-0 French Championnat 24
01 Feb 2003 Olympique Lyonnais v Nantes D 0-0 French Championnat 25
05 Feb 2003 Nantes v Rennes D 0-0 French Championnat 26
08 Feb 2003 Auxerre v Nantes D 0-0 French Championnat 27
22 Feb 2003 Nantes v Ajaccio AC D 0-0 French Championnat 28
01 Mar 2003 Nice v Nantes D 0-0 French Championnat 29
08 Mar 2003 Nantes v Le Havre D 0-0 French Championnat 30
22 Mar 2003 Bordeaux v Nantes D 0-0 French Championnat 31
05 Apr 2003 Nantes v Lille D 0-0 French Championnat 32
12 Apr 2003 Strasbourg v Nantes D 0-0 French Championnat 33
19 Apr 2003 Nantes v Paris St Germain D 0-0 French Championnat 34
03 May 2003 Montpellier v Nantes D 0-0 French Championnat 35
10 May 2003 Nantes v Guingamp D 0-0 French Championnat 36
20 May 2003 Troyes v Nantes D 0-0 French Championnat 37
02 Aug 2003 FC Sochaux Montbeliard v Nantes D 0-0 French Championnat 1
09 Aug 2003 Nantes v RC Lens D 0-0 French Championnat 2
16 Aug 2003 Ajaccio AC v Nantes D 0-0 French Championnat 3
23 Aug 2003 Nantes v Le Mans D 0-0 French Championnat 4
30 Aug 2003 Nantes v Bordeaux D 0-0 French Championnat 5
21 Sep 2003 Nantes v Olympique Marseille D 0-0 French Championnat 7
28 Sep 2003 Strasbourg v Nantes D 0-0 French Championnat 8
04 Oct 2003 Nantes v Rennes D 0-0 French Championnat 9
18 Oct 2003 Metz v Nantes D 0-0 French Championnat 10
25 Oct 2003 Nantes v Olympique Lyonnais D 0-0 French Championnat 11
01 Nov 2003 Montpellier v Nantes D 0-0 French Championnat 12
29 Nov 2003 Nantes v AS Monaco D 0-0 French Championnat 15
03 Dec 2003 Lille v Nantes D 0-0 French Championnat 16
13 Dec 2003 Guingamp v Nantes D 0-0 French Championnat 18
20 Dec 2003 Nantes v Auxerre D 0-0 French Championnat 19
17 Jan 2004 Nantes v Ajaccio AC D 0-0 French Championnat 21
06 Feb 2004 Bordeaux v Nantes D 0-0 French Championnat 23
14 Feb 2004 Nantes v Nice D 0-0 French Championnat 24
22 Feb 2004 Olympique Marseille v Nantes D 0-0 French Championnat 25
28 Feb 2004 Nantes v Strasbourg D 0-0 French Championnat 26
06 Mar 2004 Rennes v Nantes D 0-0 French Championnat 27
13 Mar 2004 Nantes v Metz D 0-0 French Championnat 28
20 Mar 2004 Olympique Lyonnais v Nantes D 0-0 French Championnat 29
10 Apr 2004 Nantes v Bastia D 0-0 French Championnat 32
01 May 2004 Nantes v Lille D 0-0 French Championnat 34
08 May 2004 Toulouse v Nantes D 0-0 French Championnat 35
15 May 2004 Auxerre v Nantes D 0-0 French Championnat 37
23 May 2004 Nantes v FC Sochaux Montbeliard D 0-0 French Championnat 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
1994-95 Colombia South America Youth Championship Under-20 3
1998-99 Colombia Copa America 1
1998-99 Colombia International Friendly 1
2
1999-00 Colombia FIFA World Cup 3
1
2000-01 Colombia FIFA World Cup 8
1
2001-02 Colombia Copa America 6
1
2001-02 Colombia FIFA World Cup 5
2002-03 Colombia FIFA Confederations Cup 5
2002-03 Colombia International Friendly 3
1
2003-04 Colombia FIFA World Cup 7
2004-05 Colombia FIFA World Cup 8
1
2
2004-05 Colombia International Friendly 1
1
1
2005-06 Colombia FIFA World Cup 2
2006-07 Colombia Copa America 2
2006-07 Colombia International Friendly 2
1
2006-07 Colombia Kirin Cup 1
1
2007-08 Colombia FIFA World Cup 1
2008-09 Colombia FIFA World Cup 5
2008-09 Colombia International Friendly 1
2009-10 Colombia FIFA World Cup 2
1
2009-10 Colombia International Friendly 2
1
2010-11 Colombia Copa America 4
2010-11 Colombia International Friendly 7
4
2011-12 Colombia FIFA World Cup 4
2
2012-13 Colombia FIFA World Cup 5
4
2012-13 Colombia International Friendly 1
1
2013-14 Colombia FIFA World Cup 7
2
2
2013-14 Colombia International Friendly 3
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
11 Jan 1995 Chile v Colombia W 2-3 SAYC Under-20 Group B
15 Jan 1995 Brazil v Colombia L 1-0 SAYC Under-20 Group B
17 Jan 1995 Colombia v Paraguay D 1-1 SAYC Under-20 Group B
23 Jan 1999 Colombia v Danish League XI D 1-1 International Friendly
09 Feb 1999 Colombia v Germany D 3-3 International Friendly
24 Jun 1999 Paraguay v Colombia L 2-1 International Friendly
07 Jul 1999 Colombia v Ecuador W 2-1 Copa America Group C
28 Mar 2000 Colombia v Brazil D 0-0 FIFA World Cup South America
26 Apr 2000 Bolivia v Colombia D 1-1 FIFA World Cup South America
29 Jun 2000 Colombia v Argentina L 1-3 FIFA World Cup South America
19 Jul 2000 Peru v Colombia W 0-1 FIFA World Cup South America
25 Jul 2000 Ecuador v Colombia D 0-0 FIFA World Cup South America
15 Aug 2000 Colombia v Uruguay W 1-0 FIFA World Cup South America
02 Sep 2000 Chile v Colombia W 0-1 FIFA World Cup South America
07 Oct 2000 Colombia v Paraguay L 0-2 FIFA World Cup South America
15 Nov 2000 Brazil v Colombia L 1-0 FIFA World Cup South America
27 Mar 2001 Colombia v Bolivia W 2-0 FIFA World Cup South America
03 Jun 2001 Argentina v Colombia L 3-0 FIFA World Cup South America
11 Jul 2001 Colombia v Venezuela W 2-0 Copa America Group A
14 Jul 2001 Colombia v Ecuador W 1-0 Copa America Group A
17 Jul 2001 Colombia v Chile W 2-0 Copa America Group A
23 Jul 2001 Colombia v Peru W 3-0 Copa America Quarter-final
25 Jul 2001 Colombia v Honduras W 2-0 Copa America Semi-final
29 Jul 2001 Colombia v Mexico W 1-0 Copa America Final
16 Aug 2001 Colombia v Peru L 0-1 FIFA World Cup South America
05 Sep 2001 Colombia v Ecuador D 0-0 FIFA World Cup South America
07 Oct 2001 Uruguay v Colombia D 1-1 FIFA World Cup South America
07 Nov 2001 Colombia v Chile W 3-1 FIFA World Cup South America
14 Nov 2001 Paraguay v Colombia W 0-4 FIFA World Cup South America
12 Feb 2003 Mexico v Colombia D 0-0 International Friendly
29 Mar 2003 Korea Republic v Colombia D 0-0 International Friendly
08 Jun 2003 Colombia v Ecuador D 0-0 International Friendly
18 Jun 2003 France v Colombia L 1-0 FIFA Confederations Cup Group A
20 Jun 2003 Colombia v New Zealand W 3-1 FIFA Confederations Cup Group A
22 Jun 2003 Japan v Colombia W 0-1 FIFA Confederations Cup Group A
26 Jun 2003 Cameroon v Colombia L 1-0 FIFA Confederations Cup Semi-final
28 Jun 2003 Colombia v Turkey L 1-2 FIFA Confederations Cup 3rd place
07 Sep 2003 Colombia v Brazil L 1-2 FIFA World Cup South America
10 Sep 2003 Bolivia v Colombia L 4-0 FIFA World Cup South America
15 Nov 2003 Colombia v Venezuela L 0-1 FIFA World Cup South America
18 Nov 2003 Colombia v Argentina D 1-1 FIFA World Cup South America
31 Mar 2004 Peru v Colombia W 0-2 FIFA World Cup South America
02 Jun 2004 Ecuador v Colombia L 2-1 FIFA World Cup South America
06 Jun 2004 Colombia v Uruguay W 5-0 FIFA World Cup South America
05 Sep 2004 Chile v Colombia D 0-0 FIFA World Cup South America
09 Oct 2004 Colombia v Paraguay D 1-1 FIFA World Cup South America
13 Oct 2004 Brazil v Colombia D 0-0 FIFA World Cup South America
17 Nov 2004 Colombia v Bolivia W 1-0 FIFA World Cup South America
26 Mar 2005 Venezuela v Colombia D 0-0 FIFA World Cup South America
30 Mar 2005 Argentina v Colombia L 1-0 FIFA World Cup South America
31 May 2005 England v Colombia L 3-2 International Friendly
04 Jun 2005 Colombia v Peru W 5-0 FIFA World Cup South America
08 Jun 2005 Colombia v Ecuador W 3-0 FIFA World Cup South America
08 Oct 2005 Colombia v Chile D 1-1 FIFA World Cup South America
12 Oct 2005 Paraguay v Colombia W 0-1 FIFA World Cup South America
02 Jun 2007 Montenegro v Colombia W 0-1 International Friendly
05 Jun 2007 Japan v Colombia D 0-0 KIRIN CUP
23 Jun 2007 Colombia v Ecuador W 3-1 International Friendly
28 Jun 2007 Paraguay v Colombia L 5-0 Copa America Group C
05 Jul 2007 USA v Colombia W 0-1 Copa America Group C
11 Oct 2008 Colombia v Paraguay L 0-1 FIFA World Cup South America qualifying
15 Oct 2008 Brazil v Colombia D 0-0 FIFA World Cup South America qualifying
19 Nov 2008 Colombia v Nigeria W 1-0 International Friendly
28 Mar 2009 Colombia v Bolivia W 2-0 FIFA World Cup South America qualifying
31 Mar 2009 Venezuela v Colombia L 2-0 FIFA World Cup South America qualifying
06 Jun 2009 Argentina v Colombia L 1-0 FIFA World Cup South America qualifying
10 Jun 2009 Colombia v Peru W 1-0 FIFA World Cup South America qualifying
05 Sep 2009 Colombia v Ecuador W 2-0 FIFA World Cup South America qualifying
09 Sep 2009 Uruguay v Colombia L 3-1 FIFA World Cup South America qualifying
10 Oct 2009 Colombia v Chile L 2-4 FIFA World Cup South America qualifying
27 May 2010 South Africa v Colombia L 2-1 International Friendly
30 May 2010 Colombia v Nigeria D 1-1 International Friendly
03 Sep 2010 Venezuela v Colombia W 0-2 International Friendly
07 Sep 2010 Mexico v Colombia L 1-0 International Friendly
08 Oct 2010 Ecuador v Colombia W 0-1 International Friendly
13 Oct 2010 USA v Colombia D 0-0 International Friendly
09 Feb 2011 Spain v Colombia L 1-0 International Friendly
26 Mar 2011 Colombia v Ecuador W 2-0 International Friendly
29 Mar 2011 Colombia v Chile L 0-2 International Friendly
02 Jul 2011 Colombia v Costa Rica W 1-0 Copa America Group A
06 Jul 2011 Argentina v Colombia D 0-0 Copa America Group A
10 Jul 2011 Colombia v Bolivia W 2-0 Copa America Group A
16 Jul 2011 Colombia v Peru L 0-2 Copa America Quarter-final
11 Nov 2011 Colombia v Venezuela D 1-1 FIFA World Cup South America qualifying
15 Nov 2011 Colombia v Argentina L 1-2 FIFA World Cup South America qualifying
03 Jun 2012 Peru v Colombia W 0-1 FIFA World Cup South America qualifying
10 Jun 2012 Ecuador v Colombia L 1-0 FIFA World Cup South America qualifying
11 Sep 2012 Chile v Colombia W 1-3 FIFA World Cup
12 Oct 2012 Colombia v Paraguay W 2-0 FIFA World Cup South America qualifying
14 Nov 2012 Brazil v Colombia D 1-1 International Friendly
22 Mar 2013 Colombia v Bolivia W 5-0 FIFA World Cup South America qualifying
07 Jun 2013 Argentina v Colombia D 0-0 FIFA World Cup South America qualifying
11 Jun 2013 Colombia v Peru W 2-0 FIFA World Cup South America qualifying
14 Aug 2013 Colombia v Serbia W 1-0 International Friendly
10 Sep 2013 Uruguay v Colombia L 2-0 FIFA World Cup South America qualifying
11 Oct 2013 Colombia v Chile D 3-3 FIFA World Cup South America qualifying
15 Oct 2013 Paraguay v Colombia W 1-2 FIFA World Cup South America qualifying
05 Mar 2014 Colombia v Tunisia D 1-1 International Friendly
31 May 2014 Colombia v Senegal D 2-2 International Friendly
06 Jun 2014 Colombia v Jordan W 3-0 International Friendly
14 Jun 2014 Colombia v Greece W 3-0 FIFA World Cup Finals Group C
19 Jun 2014 Colombia v Ivory Coast W 2-1 FIFA World Cup Finals Group C
28 Jun 2014 Colombia v Uruguay W 2-0 FIFA World Cup Finals - Round of 16
04 Jul 2014 Brazil v Colombia L 2-1 FIFA World Cup Quarter-final


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