Jordi Masip

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Jordi Masip
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Masip with Barcelona in 2014
Personal information
Full name Jordi Masip López
Date of birth (1989-01-03) 3 January 1989 (age 28)
Place of birth Sabadell, Spain
Height 1.80 m (5 ft 11 in)[1]
Playing position Goalkeeper
Club information
Current team
Barcelona
Number 25
Youth career
2001–2004 Mercantil
2004–2008 Barcelona
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2008–2014 Barcelona B 79 (0)
2008–2009 Vilajuïga (loan) 24 (0)
2014– Barcelona 1 (0)
National team
2004–2006 Spain U17 11 (0)
2014– Catalonia 3 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 30 November 2016.
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 28 December 2016

Jordi Masip López (born 3 January 1989) is a Spanish professional footballer who plays as a goalkeeper for FC Barcelona.

Club career[edit]

Born in Sabadell, Barcelona, Catalonia, Masip moved to FC Barcelona's La Masia in 2004, at the age of 15. He made his senior debuts in the 2008–09 season, playing with UE Vilajuïga – also in his native region – in the fourth division, on loan.[2]

Masip with Barcelona B in 2012.

Subsequently Masip returned to FC Barcelona B, serving as backup or third-choice during his first years. In the 2014–15 campaign he was promoted to the first team and given the #25 jersey, playing understudy to both Claudio Bravo and Marc-André ter Stegen.[3][4]

On 16 December 2014, Masip made his competitive debut for the main squad, in a 8–1 home routing of SD Huesca at the Camp Nou for the Copa del Rey.[5][6] On 23 May of the following year, in the last round and as the club had already been crowned champions, he first appeared in La Liga, conceding two second-half goals from Lucas Pérez and Diogo Salomão in a 2–2 home draw to Deportivo de La Coruña.[7][8]

Club statistics[edit]

As of 31 May 2014[9]
Club Season League Copa del Rey Europe Other Total
Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
Vilajuïga 2008–09 24 0 24 0
Total 24 0 24 0
Barcelona B 2008–09 0 0 0 0
2009–10 3 0 3 0
2010–11 12 0 12 0
2011–12 9 0 9 0
2012–13 21 0 21 0
2013–14 34 0 34 0
Total 79 0 79 0
Barcelona 2014–15 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 0
2015–16 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 0
Career totals 104 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 107 0

Honours[edit]

Barcelona[10]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Masip". FC Barcelona. Retrieved 5 October 2016. 
  2. ^ "Masip, un portero técnicamente perfecto" [Masip, a technically perfect goalkeeper]. Mundo Deportivo (in Spanish). 7 March 2013. Retrieved 20 November 2015. 
  3. ^ "Pichi Alonso analiza a Ter Stegen, Claudio Bravo y Masip" [Pichi Alonso analyses Ter Stegen, Claudio Bravo and Masip]. Sport (in Spanish). 30 June 2014. Retrieved 20 November 2015. 
  4. ^ "El Barcelona prescindiría del tercer portero" [Barcelona would make do without the third goalkeeper] (in Spanish). Goal.com. 24 October 2015. Retrieved 20 November 2015. 
  5. ^ "Barcelona 8–1 Huesca (agg 12–1): Pedro nets first-half hat-trick as Catalan giants cruise through to Copa del Rey last 16". Daily Mail. 16 December 2014. Retrieved 17 December 2014. 
  6. ^ "Masip makes official first team debut". FC Barcelona. 16 December 2014. Retrieved 18 December 2014. 
  7. ^ "Team news: Thomas Vermaelen to make Barcelona debut". Sportsmole. 23 May 2015. Retrieved 28 May 2015. 
  8. ^ Toll, Michael (23 May 2015). "FC Barcelona v RC Deportivo de La Coruña: a celebration, a tribute, and a 2–2 draw". FC Barcelona. Retrieved 20 June 2015. 
  9. ^ "Jordi Masip". Soccerway. Retrieved 22 June 2014. 
  10. ^ Jordi Masip Archived 25 May 2015 at the Wayback Machine.; FC Barcelona

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