Maidana playing for Spartak Moscow in 2010
|Full name||Cristian Óscar Maidana|
|Date of birth||January 24, 1987|
|Place of birth||Chaco Province, Argentina|
|Height||1.81 m (5 ft 11 in)|
|2009||→ Recreativo (loan)||17||(1)|
|2011||→ Huracán (loan)||14||(1)|
|2011–2014||Rangers de Talca||31||(1)|
|2012–2013||→ Atlante (loan)||25||(3)|
|2013||→ Argentinos Juniors (loan)||5||(0)|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 21:59, 10 October 2019 (UTC)|
Maidana made his professional debut for Banfield in 2006, and rapidly established himself as a regular first-team player.
In December 2007, the Argentine club reached an agreement with Spartak Moscow for Maidana's transfer to the Russian side for a $3.5 million fee.
On January 16, 2009 he was loaned to Recreativo Huelva.
In the middle of 2011 he signed with the club Rangers de Talca of Chile, being together with Gabriel Roth, star reinforcements for the talquino team which won promotion to the first division. In early 2012, renewed its link with Rangers for the next 2 seasons.
For the 2013-2014 season Maidana returned to Argentina to play for Argentinos Juniors.
Maidana made his debut for Argentina U20 on May 18, 2006 in the Toulon Tournament in a 1-0 loss to China. He traveled with Argentina for the 2006 World Cup as an extra player for training purposes.
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- "Atlante annuncia a Cristian Maidana como su ultimo refuerzo". terra.com (in Spanish). July 26, 2012. Retrieved July 26, 2012.
- "Union add Maidana". philadelphiaunion.com. January 15, 2014. Retrieved January 15, 2014.
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