Nani Footballer Career & Stats

Nani Footballer Career & Stats

Born: November 17, 1986, Praia, Cape Verde

Full name: Luís Carlos Almeida da Cunha

Height: 5' 9" (1.75 m)

Weight: 146 lbs (66 kg)

Salary: 4.94 million GBP (2014)

Current Teams: 

  • Portugal national football team (#17 / Midfielder)
  • Manchester United F.C. (#17 / Midfielder)
Club information
Current team Manchester United
Number 17
Youth career
2000–2003 Real Massamá
2003–2005 Sporting CP
Senior career
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2005–2007 Sporting CP 58 (9)
2007– Manchester United 146 (25)
National team
2006–2007 Portugal U21 10 (1)
2006– Portugal 78 (15)

Career statistics

Club

Club Season League Cup League Cup Europe Other[nb 1] Total
Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
Sporting CP 2005–06 29 4 5 1 2 0 36 5
2006–07 29 5 5 0 6 1 40 6
Total 58 9 10 1 8 1 76 11
Manchester United 2007–08 26 3 2 1 1 0 11 0 1 0 41 4
2008–09 13 1 2 2 6 3 7 0 3 0 31 6
2009–10 23 3 0 0 2 0 8 2 1 1 34 6
2010–11 33 9 3 0 0 0 12 1 1 0 49 10
2011–12 29 8 1 0 0 0 9 0 1 2 40 10
2012–13 11 1 5 1 1 1 4 0 21 3
2013–14 11 0 0 0 1 0 1 1 0 0 13 1
Total 146 25 13 4 11 4 52 4 7 3 227 40
Career total 202 34 21 5 11 4 60 5 7 3 303 51

National team

National team Year Apps Goals
Portugal 2006 4 1
2007 7 1
2008 11 3
2009 11 1
2010 8 3
2011 10 3
2012 11 1
2013 9 1
2014 6 1
Total 78 15

International goals

S.No Date Venue Opponent Score Result Competition
1 1 September 2006 Brøndby Stadium, Copenhagen, Denmark  Denmark 2–2 4–2 Friendly
2 2 June 2007 King Baudouin Stadium, Brussels, Belgium  Belgium 0–1 1–2 UEFA Euro 2008 qual.
3 20 August 2008 Estádio Municipal de Aveiro, Aveiro, Portugal  Faroe Islands 5–0 5–0 Friendly
4 6 September 2008 Ta' Qali National Stadium, Attard, Malta  Malta 0–4 0–4 2010 FIFA World Cup qual.
5 10 September 2008 Estádio José Alvalade, Lisbon, Portugal  Denmark 1–0 2–3 2010 FIFA World Cup qual.
6 14 October 2009 Estádio D. Afonso Henriques, Guimarães, Portugal  Malta 1–0 4–0 2010 FIFA World Cup qual.
7 1 June 2010 Complexo Desportivo da Covilhã, Covilhã, Portugal  Cameroon 3–1 3–1 Friendly
8 8 October 2010 Estádio do Dragão, Porto, Portugal  Denmark 1–0 3–1 UEFA Euro 2012 qual.
9 2–0
10 7 October 2011 Estádio do Dragão, Porto, Portugal  Iceland 1–0 5–3 UEFA Euro 2012 qual.
11 2–0
12 15 November 2011 Estádio da Luz, Lisbon, Portugal  Bosnia and Herzegovina 2–0 6–2 UEFA Euro 2012 qual. play-offs
13 2 June 2012 Estádio da Luz, Lisbon, Portugal  Turkey 1–2 1–3 Friendly
14 15 October 2013 Estádio Cidade de Coimbra, Coimbra, Portugal  Luxembourg 2–0 3–0 2014 FIFA World Cup qual.
15 22 June 2014 Arena da Amazônia, Manaus, Brazil  United States 1–0 2–2 2014 FIFA World Cup