|Full name||Claudio Daniel Husaín|
|Date of birth||20 November 1974|
|Place of birth||San Justo, Argentina|
|Height||1.80 m (5 ft 11 in)|
|2000||→ River Plate (loan)||9||(0)|
|2002||→ River Plate (loan)||12||(1)|
|2005–2006||Newell's Old Boys||23||(1)|
|2007–2008||Newell's Old Boys||27||(0)|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.
Napoli & River Plate
But the club had unpaid debt of Hernán Crespo's transfer fees to River Plate (the 10% clause of future transfer revenue), he was moved to River Plate in temporary deal along with Ariel Ortega (sold outright for 11 billion lire).
On 27 October 2000, he moved back to Italy, for Napoli, later revealed as a temporary deal. Despite Napoli relegated, in June 2001 Parma sold him for 21.9 billion Lire (around €11.3 million) [nb 1]
Husaín remained at Naples but in January 2002 left for River Plate on loan. Husaín played another half Serie B season at Napoli before returned to River Plate again in January 2003. It was reported that Napoli had a debt of USD1.2million to River Plate, and allowed Husaín to join River Plate for USD300,000 to compensate the debt and to save salary cost. He was injured in June 2003.
Newell's Old Boys
In January 2010 was signed with Audax Italiano for Chile, but he went of the team by the earthquake of this country.
|1.||15 November 2000||Estadio Nacional, Santiago, Chile||Chile||2–0||Win||2002 World Cup qualification|
His brother Darío Husaín is also a professional football player.
He was nicknamed El Turco ("The Turk"). The nickname 'El Turco' is because he has Lebanese and Syrian ethnicities. In Argentina, the Arabs are usually mistakenly called Turks since they came to Argentina with Ottoman documents in the 1900s.
Husaín has won six Primera Division Argentina titles, three with Vélez and another three with River Plate. He has also won five international titles (although four of them were from one-off games).
- Vélez Sársfield
- Argentine Primera División: 1995 (Apertura), 1996 (Clausura), 1998 (Clausura)
- Copa Libertadores: 1994
- Copa Intercontinental: 1994
- Supercopa Sudamericana: 1996
- Copa Interamericana: 1994
- Recopa Sudamericana: Runner-up 1995, 1997
- River Plate
- South American Under-17 Football Championship: Third place 1991
- FIFA U-17 World Cup: Third place 1991
- Pan American Games: Gold Medalist 1995
- La Gazzetta dello Sport (and Rai Sport) reported it was a co-ownership deal in 2000 for 15 billion lire. However his name was not shown on official Lega Calcio co-ownership resolutions and Parma documented the 21.9 billion lire in 2001–2002 financial year.
- Bartolozzi, Bruno (12 May 2000). "Zac in missione per Figo". La Gazzetta dello Sport (in Italian). Retrieved 7 May 2010.
- "Parma sigue de cerca a Aimar". La Nación (in Spanish). 21 June 2000. Retrieved 7 May 2010.
- "Tirando paredes". La Nación (in Spanish). 1 August 2000. Retrieved 7 May 2010.
- Laudisa, Carlo (10 August 2000). "Ortega dà l' addio al Parma Torna al River con Husain". La Gazzetta dello Sport. Retrieved 4 May 2010.
- Carotenuto, Angelo (30 October 2000). "Husain, l' allegria di Napoli". La Gazzetta dello Sport (in Italian). Retrieved 7 May 2010.
- "Calciomercato: Tutti i contratti". Rai Sport (in Italian). 27 October 2000. Retrieved 13 April 2013.
- Monti, Fabio (28 October 2000). "L' Inter ai ripari: preso Gresko". Corriere della Sera (in Italian). Retrieved 7 May 2010.
- Parma AC SpA Report and Accounts on 30 June 2002 (Italian)
- Pastore, Rosario (31 January 2002). "Napoli coi debiti e senza Grabbi". La Gazzetta dello Sport (in Italian). Retrieved 7 May 2010.
- Malfitano, Mimmo (4 April 2003). "Napoli ha scelto Aubameyang". La Gazzetta dello Sport (in Italian). Retrieved 7 May 2010.
- "Inizia il mercato Stam e Giggs nel mirino". la Repubblica (in Italian). 2 January 2003. Retrieved 7 May 2010.
- Bailey, Graeme (5 December 2002). "Newcastle duo under River gaze". Sky Sports. Retrieved 7 May 2010.
- "River está a un paso de volver a tener a Claudio Husain en sus filas". La Nación (in Spanish). 13 December 2002. Retrieved 7 May 2010.
- "Argentina's Husain to undergo knee surgery". Published by Sports Illustrated. Reuters. 12 June 2003. Retrieved 7 May 2010.
- "Claudio Husain ya es jugador de Los Trigres de Monterrey". La Gaceta (in Spanish). 10 July 2004. Retrieved 7 May 2010.
- "Husain vuelve a Newells y Cardozo se reincorpora al plantel". Diario de Cuyo (in Spanish). 8 January 2007. Retrieved 7 May 2010.
- Sica, Gregory (6 August 2009). "Defensor Sporting Sign Former Argentine International Claudio Husain". Goal.com. Retrieved 7 May 2010.
- "Claudio Husain está a un paso de firmar en Audax Italiano". triunfo.cl (in Spanish). 20 January 2010. Retrieved 7 May 2010.