|Full name||Ibán Espadas Zubizarreta|
|Date of birth||4 August 1978|
|Place of birth||Tolosa, Spain|
|Height||1.80 m (5 ft 11 in)|
|2000–2001||→ Cultural Leonesa (loan)||34||(8)|
|2003–2004||→ Cádiz (loan)||16||(4)|
|2004–2005||→ Almería (loan)||37||(5)|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.
Espadas was born in Tolosa, Gipuzkoa. During his career, spent mainly in the second and third divisions, he also amassed seven La Liga appearances with Real Zaragoza, all in the 2003–04 season – he had previously contributed with 18 and four goals to the Aragonese club's previous top flight promotion.
An unsuccessful Athletic Bilbao youth graduate, Espadas also represented FC Cartagena, Recreativo de Huelva, Cultural y Deportiva Leonesa, Zaragoza B, Cádiz CF, UD Almería, Ciudad de Murcia, Orihuela CF (two spells), Pontevedra CF and Arroyo CP. He retired in June 2014, at the age of nearly 36.