Federico Nieto

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Federico Nieto
Personal information
Full name Federico Nieto
Date of birth (1983-08-26) August 26, 1983 (age 33)
Place of birth Buenos Aires, Argentina
Height 1.90 m (6 ft 3 in)
Playing position Striker
Club information
Current team
Barcelona SC
Number 32
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2002–2005 Almagro 58 (33)
2005 Rangers 3 (1)
2006 Estrela Amadora 7 (1)
2006 Genoa 0 (0)
2006–2007 Hellas Verona (loan) 21 (1)
2007–2008 Huracán 32 (7)
2008–2009 Banfield 8 (0)
2009 Huracán (loan) 15 (5)
2009–2010 Colon 31 (13)
2010–2012 Atlético Paranaense 31 (5)
2013 Deportivo Quito 35 (28)
2014– Barcelona SC 17 (3)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 7 May 2015.

Federico Gastón Nieto (born 26 August 1983 in Buenos Aires) is an Argentine professional footballer currently playing for Barcelona SC.

Career[edit]

He previously played for Almagro, with a loan spell at Scottish club Rangers in 2005 where he scored three times, once in the league against Dunfermline[1] and twice against Clyde in the League Cup.[2]

In 2007 Nieto returned to Argentina to play for Huracán, in 2008 he joined Banfield and in January 2009 he was loaned back to Huracán where he was a member of the squad that finished in 2nd place in the Clausura 2009 tournament.

In 2009, he joined Colón de Santa Fe where he started well with four goals in his first six games with the club.

Since 2010 he has been playing in Atlético Paranaense where, after a not so good 2010 season, he became one of the most important players of the team in 2011, scoring seven goals at a total of seven games played.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Rangers 5-1 Dunfermline Athletic". BBC. 1 October 2005. Retrieved 10 November 2009. 
  2. ^ "Rangers 5-2 Clyde (aet)". BBC. 20 September 2005. Retrieved 10 November 2009. 

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