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|Full name||Julián Fernández|
|Date of birth||18 June 1989|
|Place of birth||El Arañado, Cordoba Province,
|Height||1.90 m (6 ft 3 in)|
|Playing position||Centre back|
|Current club||La Serena|
|2010–2011||→ Arg. Juniors (loan)||5||(0)|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 3 February 2012.
† Appearances (Goals).
Product of Atlético Rafaela youth ranks, Fernández was promoted to the club's first team in July 2008. In January of the next year, he disputed the 2009 South American Youth Championship with Argentina U20's national team.
Fernández signed for Argentinos Juniors in July, after of his participation in the promotion playoffs. In his first tournament with that club, he played five games for the Apertura Tournament. In the next season, Fernández won his first professional title in his career, the 2010 Clausura Tournament. After an entire season in the reserve team, without play a professional game, returned to Rafaela in July 2011.
In December 2011, Fernández was signed by Chilean Primera División club Deportes La Serena, for replace to Mauricio Zenteno, who was a key player in the club's good season. He made his debut on 28 January 2011, in a 2–0 loss with Rangers. In his second appearance for the club against Universidad de Chile, Fernández was a starter in a 3–1 loss, playing in a very regular level. On 11 February, he scored his first goal for La Serena in a 1–1 away draw with Huachipato at CAP Stadium. The next game also netted his second goal against O'Higgins in a 2–2 home draw.
In January 2009, Fernández caught the attention of the coach Sergio Batista for integrate Argentina U20's national team in the 2009 South American Youth Championship. Julián made his international debut on 19 January in a 1–1 draw with Venezuela, playing the full 90 minutes, receiving a yellow card in the 61st minute. In his next game for the championship, Fernández played very well in a 2–1 win over Peru.
He played a very good role in his national team, but Argentina only had two points in the last place of the table during the final stage.
- Argentinos Juniors