Miguel Layún

Date of birth25 June 1988
Place of birthCordoba
NationalityMexican
Weight61 kg
Height1.78 m
PositionDefender

Miguel Layún was included in Mexico's 2014 World Cup squad.

He joined Watford in January 2015 with a contract to June 2019.

Club history

Team Joined Left Loan / Trialist
Queretaro 01 Jan 2006 01 Jul 2006
Tijuana 01 Jul 2006 01 Jan 2007
Veracruz 01 Jan 2007 01 Jul 2009
Atalanta 01 Jul 2009 21 Dec 2009
Club America 21 Dec 2009 01 Jan 2015
Granada 30 Dec 2014 09 Jan 2015
Watford 09 Jan 2015 28 May 2016
FC Porto 01 Sep 2015 31 May 2016 L
FC Porto 28 May 2016

Club stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Goals Y R
2014-15 Watford League Championship 14
3
2
2015-16 FC Porto UEFA Champions League 5
1
2015-16 FC Porto UEFA Europa League 2
2015-16 Watford League Cup 1
2015-16 Watford Premier League 2
1
1
2016-17 FC Porto UEFA Champions League 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 Jan 2015 Huddersfield Town v Watford L 3-1 League Championship
17 Jan 2015 Watford v Charlton Athletic W 5-0 League Championship
24 Jan 2015 Watford v Blackpool W 7-2 League Championship
30 Jan 2015 AFC Bournemouth v Watford L 2-0 League Championship
07 Feb 2015 Watford v Blackburn Rovers W 1-0 League Championship
10 Feb 2015 Brentford v Watford W 1-2 League Championship
14 Feb 2015 Bolton Wanderers v Watford W 3-4 League Championship
21 Feb 2015 Watford v Norwich City L 0-3 League Championship
24 Feb 2015 Watford v Rotherham United W 3-0 League Championship
28 Feb 2015 Leeds United v Watford W 2-3 League Championship
03 Mar 2015 Watford v Fulham W 1-0 League Championship
14 Mar 2015 Watford v Reading W 4-1 League Championship
21 Mar 2015 Watford v Ipswich Town L 0-1 League Championship
03 Apr 2015 Derby County v Watford D 2-2 League Championship
06 Apr 2015 Watford v Middlesbrough W 2-0 League Championship
18 Apr 2015 Watford v Birmingham City W 1-0 League Championship
02 May 2015 Watford v Sheffield Wednesday D 1-1 League Championship
08 Aug 2015 Everton v Watford D 2-2 Premier League
15 Aug 2015 Watford v West Bromwich Albion D 0-0 Premier League
25 Aug 2015 Preston North End v Watford L 1-0 League Cup 2nd round
29 Aug 2015 Manchester City v Watford L 2-0 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
2012-13 Mexico CONCACAF Gold Cup 3
2013-14 Mexico FIFA World Cup 8
2013-14 Mexico International Friendly 4
2
2
1
2014-15 Mexico CONCACAF Gold Cup 6
1
2014-15 Mexico International Friendly 6
1
1
2015-16 Mexico CONCACAF Cup 1
2015-16 Mexico Copa America 3
1
1
2015-16 Mexico FIFA World Cup 4
2015-16 Mexico International Friendly 2
1
1
2016-17 Mexico FIFA Confederations Cup 4
2016-17 Mexico FIFA World Cup 6
1
1
2016-17 Mexico International Friendly 1
1
2017-18 Mexico FIFA World Cup 5
1
1
2017-18 Mexico International Friendly 4
2
2
2
2018-19 Mexico International Friendly 2
1
1
2019-20 Mexico International Friendly 1
2020-21 Mexico International Friendly
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 Jul 2013 Mexico v Canada W 2-0 CONCACAF Gold Cup Group A
20 Jul 2013 Mexico v Trinidad and Tobago W 1-0 CONCACAF Gold Cup Quarter-final
24 Jul 2013 Mexico v Panama L 1-2 CONCACAF Gold Cup Semi-final
15 Aug 2013 Mexico v Ivory Coast W 4-1 International Friendly
11 Oct 2013 Mexico v Panama W 2-1 FIFA World Cup CONCACAF 4th Round
15 Oct 2013 Costa Rica v Mexico L 2-1 FIFA World Cup CONCACAF 4th Round
13 Nov 2013 Mexico v New Zealand W 5-1 FIFA World Cup CONCACAF / Oceania play-off
20 Nov 2013 New Zealand v Mexico W 2-4 FIFA World Cup CONCACAF / Oceania play-off
02 Apr 2014 USA v Mexico D 2-2 International Friendly
28 May 2014 Mexico v Israel W 3-0 International Friendly
31 May 2014 Mexico v Ecuador W 3-1 International Friendly
03 Jun 2014 Mexico v Bosnia and Herzegovina L 0-1 International Friendly
06 Jun 2014 Mexico v Portugal L 0-1 International Friendly
13 Jun 2014 Mexico v Cameroon W 1-0 FIFA World Cup Finals Group A
17 Jun 2014 Brazil v Mexico D 0-0 FIFA World Cup Finals Group A
23 Jun 2014 Croatia v Mexico W 1-3 FIFA World Cup Finals Group A
29 Jun 2014 Netherlands v Mexico L 2-1 FIFA World Cup Finals - Round of 16
06 Sep 2014 Chile v Mexico D 0-0 International Friendly
09 Sep 2014 Bolivia v Mexico W 0-1 International Friendly
09 Oct 2014 Mexico v Honduras W 2-0 International Friendly
12 Oct 2014 Mexico v Panama W 1-0 International Friendly
28 Mar 2015 Mexico v Ecuador W 1-0 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
26 Jul 2015 Jamaica v Mexico W 1-3 CONCACAF Gold Cup Final
08 Sep 2015 Argentina v Mexico D 2-2 International Friendly
10 Oct 2015 USA v Mexico W 2-3 CONCACAF Cup
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
17 Nov 2015 Honduras v Mexico W 0-2 FIFA World Cup CONCACAF 4th Round
25 Mar 2016 Canada v Mexico W 0-3 FIFA World Cup CONCACAF 4th Round
29 Mar 2016 Mexico v Canada W 2-0 FIFA World Cup CONCACAF 4th Round
01 Jun 2016 Mexico v Chile W 1-0 International Friendly
05 Jun 2016 Mexico v Uruguay W 3-1 Copa America Group C
09 Jun 2016 Mexico v Jamaica W 2-0 Copa America Group C
13 Jun 2016 Venezuela v Mexico D 1-1 Copa America Group C
18 Jun 2016 Mexico v Chile L 0-7 Copa America Quarter-final
02 Sep 2016 El Salvador v Mexico W 1-3 FIFA World Cup CONCACAF 4th Round
06 Sep 2016 Mexico v Honduras D 0-0 FIFA World Cup CONCACAF 4th Round
11 Nov 2016 USA v Mexico W 1-2 FIFA World Cup CONCACAF final round
15 Nov 2016 Panama v Mexico D 0-0 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
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
29 Jun 2017 Germany v Mexico L 4-1 FIFA Confederations Cup Semi-final
02 Jul 2017 Portugal v Mexico L 2-1 FIFA Confederations Cup 3rd place
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
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
09 Jun 2018 Denmark v Mexico L 2-0 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
16 Nov 2018 Argentina v Mexico L 2-0 International Friendly
22 Mar 2019 Mexico v Chile W 3-1 International Friendly
26 Mar 2019 Paraguay v Mexico W 2-4 International Friendly
10 Sep 2019 Argentina v Mexico L 4-0 International Friendly
30 Sep 2020 Mexico v Guatemala W 3-0 International Friendly


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