Nicolás Gaitán

Date of birth23 February 1988
Place of birthSan Martín
NationalityArgentine
Weight67 kg
Height1.73 m
PositionMidfielder

Club stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Goals Y R
2011-12 Benfica UEFA Champions League 14
1
2
2012-13 Benfica UEFA Champions League 2
2
2012-13 Benfica UEFA Europa League 8
1
1
1
2013-14 Benfica UEFA Champions League 5
1
2
2013-14 Benfica UEFA Europa League 4
1
1
1
2015-16 Benfica UEFA Champions League 8
4
1
2017-18 Atlético Madrid 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
27 Jul 2011 Benfica v Trabzonspor W 2-0 UEFA Champions League 3rd qualifying round 1st leg
03 Aug 2011 Trabzonspor v Benfica D 1-1
Agg: 1-3
UEFA Champions League 3rd qualifying round 2nd leg
16 Aug 2011 FC Twente v Benfica D 2-2 UEFA Champions League Play-off 1st leg
24 Aug 2011 Benfica v FC Twente W 3-1
Agg: 5-3
UEFA Champions League Play-off 2nd leg
14 Sep 2011 Benfica v Manchester United D 1-1 UEFA Champions League Group C
27 Sep 2011 Otelul Galati v Benfica W 0-1 UEFA Champions League Group C
18 Oct 2011 FC Basel v Benfica W 0-2 UEFA Champions League Group C
02 Nov 2011 Benfica v FC Basel D 1-1 UEFA Champions League Group C
22 Nov 2011 Manchester United v Benfica D 2-2 UEFA Champions League Group C
07 Dec 2011 Benfica v Otelul Galati W 1-0 UEFA Champions League Group C
15 Feb 2012 Zenit St Petersburg v Benfica L 3-2 UEFA Champions League Round of 16 1st leg
06 Mar 2012 Benfica v Zenit St Petersburg W 2-0
Agg: 4-3
UEFA Champions League Round of 16 2nd leg
27 Mar 2012 Benfica v Chelsea L 0-1 UEFA Champions League Quarter-final 1st leg
04 Apr 2012 Chelsea v Benfica L 2-1
Agg: 3-1
UEFA Champions League Quarter-final 2nd leg
19 Sep 2012 Celtic v Benfica D 0-0 UEFA Champions League Group G
02 Oct 2012 Benfica v Barcelona L 0-2 UEFA Champions League Group G
23 Oct 2012 Spartak Moskva v Benfica L 2-1 UEFA Champions League Group G
20 Nov 2012 Benfica v Celtic W 2-1 UEFA Champions League Group G
14 Feb 2013 Bayer Leverkusen v Benfica W 0-1 UEFA Europa League Round of 32 1st leg
21 Feb 2013 Benfica v Bayer Leverkusen W 2-1
Agg: 3-1
UEFA Europa League Round of 32 2nd leg
07 Mar 2013 Benfica v Bordeaux W 1-0 UEFA Europa League Round of 16 1st leg
14 Mar 2013 Bordeaux v Benfica W 2-3
Agg: 2-4
UEFA Europa League Round of 16 2nd leg
04 Apr 2013 Benfica v Newcastle United W 3-1 UEFA Europa League Quarter-final 1st leg
11 Apr 2013 Newcastle United v Benfica D 1-1
Agg: 2-4
UEFA Europa League Quarter-final 2nd leg
25 Apr 2013 Fenerbahce v Benfica L 1-0 UEFA Europa League Semi-final 1st leg
02 May 2013 Benfica v Fenerbahce W 3-1
Agg: 3-2
UEFA Europa League Semi-final 2nd leg
15 May 2013 Benfica v Chelsea L 1-2 UEFA Europa League Final
02 Oct 2013 Paris St Germain v Benfica L 3-0 UEFA Champions League Group C
23 Oct 2013 Benfica v Olympiakos D 1-1 UEFA Champions League Group C
05 Nov 2013 Olympiakos v Benfica L 1-0 UEFA Champions League Group C
27 Nov 2013 Anderlecht v Benfica W 2-3 UEFA Champions League Group C
10 Dec 2013 Benfica v Paris St Germain W 2-1 UEFA Champions League Group C
27 Feb 2014 Benfica v PAOK Salonika W 3-0 UEFA Europa League Round of 32 1st leg
13 Mar 2014 Tottenham Hotspur v Benfica W 1-3 UEFA Europa League Round of 16 1st leg
03 Apr 2014 AZ Alkmaar v Benfica W 0-1 UEFA Europa League Quarter-final 1st leg
01 May 2014 Juventus v Benfica D 0-0
Agg: 0-2
UEFA Europa League Semi-final 2nd leg
14 May 2014 Sevilla v Benfica L 0-0 (2-4) UEFA Europa League Final
15 Sep 2015 Benfica v Astana W 2-0 UEFA Champions League Group C
30 Sep 2015 Atletico Madrid v Benfica W 1-2 UEFA Champions League Group C
21 Oct 2015 Galatasaray v Benfica L 2-1 UEFA Champions League Group C
03 Nov 2015 Benfica v Galatasaray W 2-1 UEFA Champions League Group C
08 Dec 2015 Benfica v Atletico Madrid L 1-2 UEFA Champions League Group C
16 Feb 2016 Benfica v Zenit St Petersburg W 1-0 UEFA Champions League Round of 16 1st leg
09 Mar 2016 Zenit St Petersburg v Benfica W 1-2
Agg: 1-3
UEFA Champions League Round of 16 2nd leg
05 Apr 2016 Bayern Munchen v Benfica L 1-0 UEFA Champions League Quarter-final 1st leg


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
2009-10 Argentina International Friendly 1
2
2010-11 Argentina International Friendly 2
1
2014-15 Argentina International Friendly 1
2
2
2015-16 Argentina Copa America 3
2
2015-16 Argentina FIFA World Cup
2
2015-16 Argentina International Friendly 1
1
2016-17 Argentina FIFA World Cup 1
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
30 Sep 2009 Argentina v Ghana W 2-0 International Friendly
26 Jan 2010 Argentina v Costa Rica W 3-2 International Friendly
10 Feb 2010 Argentina v Jamaica W 2-1 International Friendly
29 Mar 2011 Costa Rica v Argentina D 0-0 International Friendly
01 Jun 2011 Nigeria v Argentina L 4-1 International Friendly
05 Jun 2011 Poland v Argentina L 2-1 International Friendly
03 Sep 2014 Germany v Argentina W 2-4 International Friendly
14 Oct 2014 Hong Kong v Argentina W 0-7 International Friendly
18 Nov 2014 Portugal v Argentina L 1-0 International Friendly
04 Sep 2015 Argentina v Bolivia W 7-0 International Friendly
13 Oct 2015 Paraguay v Argentina D 0-0 FIFA World Cup South America final group
13 Nov 2015 Argentina v Brazil D 1-1 FIFA World Cup South America final group
27 May 2016 Argentina v Honduras W 1-0 International Friendly
06 Jun 2016 Argentina v Chile W 2-1 Copa America Group D
10 Jun 2016 Argentina v Panama W 5-0 Copa America Group D
18 Jun 2016 Argentina v Venezuela W 4-1 Copa America Quarter-final
02 Sep 2016 Argentina v Uruguay W 1-0 FIFA World Cup South America final group
06 Sep 2016 Venezuela v Argentina D 2-2 FIFA World Cup South America final group
11 Oct 2016 Argentina v Paraguay L 0-1 FIFA World Cup South America final group


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