Andrés Iniesta Luján - International Appearances


The outstanding Spanish player obtained 97 international caps with his National Team. All matches are friendlies unless stated otherwise.
Born: 11- 5-1984
Country: Spain   
Caps:	97	(W77-D12-L8 – GF205-GA58 – %85.57)
Goals:	11
Age First Cap:	 22 yr  16 d  27- 5-2006 vs. Russia 0-0
Age Last Cap:    30 yr  27 d   7- 6-2014 vs. El Salvador 2-0
National Team Career: 8 yr  11 d

Cap Goals     Date	Venue    	Opponent       Score	Competition

 1	    27- 5-06	Albacete	Russia  	0-0	
 2	     3- 6-06	Elche   	Egypt   	2-0	
 3	     7- 6-06	Genève  	Croatia 	2-1	
 4	    23- 6-06	Kaiserslautern	Saudi Arabia	1-0	World Cup
 5	    15- 8-06	Reykjavík	Iceland 	0-0	
 6	     2- 9-06	Badajoz 	Liechtenstein	4-0	European Ch. Qual.
 7	     7-10-06	Stockholm	Sweden  	0-2	European Ch. Qual.
 8          11-10-06	Murcia  	Argentina	2-1	
 9  1	 1   7- 2-07	Manchester	England 	1-0	
10	 1  24- 3-07	Madrid  	Denmark 	2-1	European Ch. Qual.
11  1	 2  28- 3-07	Palma Mallorca  Iceland 	1-0	European Ch. Qual.
12	 2   2- 6-07	Riga    	Latvia  	2-0	European Ch. Qual.
13	 2   6- 6-07	Vaduz   	Liechtenstein	2-0	European Ch. Qual.
14	 2  22- 8-07	Thessaloniki	Greece  	3-2	
15  1	 3   8- 9-07	Reykjavík	Iceland 	1-1	European Ch. Qual.
16	 3  12- 9-07	Oviedo  	Latvia  	2-0	European Ch. Qual.
17	 3  13-10-07	Aarhus  	Denmark 	3-1	European Ch. Qual.
18	 3  17-10-07	Helsinki	Finland 	0-0	
19  1	 4  17-11-07	Madrid  	Sweden  	3-0	European Ch. Qual.
20	 4  21-11-07	Las Palmas	N. Ireland	1-0	European Ch. Qual.
21	 4   6- 2-08	Málaga  	France  	1-0	
22	 4  26- 3-08	Elche   	Italy   	1-0	
23	 4  31- 5-08	Huelva  	Peru    	2-1	
24	 4  10- 6-08	Innsbruck	Russia  	4-1	European Champ.
25	 4  14- 6-08	Innsbruck	Sweden  	2-1	European Champ.
26	 4  18- 6-08	Salzburg	Greece  	2-1	European Champ.
27	 4  22- 6-08	Wien    	Italy     	0-0 [1] European Champ.
28	 4  26- 6-08	Wien    	Russia  	3-0	European Champ.
29	 4  29- 6-08	Wien    	Germany 	1-0	European Champ.
30	 4  20- 8-08	København	Denmark 	3-0	
31	 4   6- 9-08	Murcia  	Bosnia-Herzeg.	1-0	World Cup Qualifier
32	 4  10- 9-08	Albacete	Armenia 	4-0	World Cup Qualifier
33	 4  11-10-08	Tallinn 	Estonia 	3-0	World Cup Qualifier
34  1	 5  15-10-08	Brussel 	Belgium 	2-1	World Cup Qualifier
35	 5  11- 2-09	Sevilla 	England 	2-0	
36	 5  10-10-09	Yerevan 	Armenia 	2-1	World Cup Qualifier
37	 5  14-10-09	Zenica  	Bosnia-Herzeg.	5-2	World Cup Qualifier
38	 5  14-11-09	Madrid  	Argentina	2-1	
39	 5  18-11-09	Wien    	Austria 	5-1	
40	 5   3- 3-10	Saint-Denis	France  	2-0	
41	 5  29- 5-10	Innsbruck	Saudi Arabia	3-2	
42	 5   3- 6-10	Innsbruck	South Korea	1-0	
43	 5   8- 6-10	Murcia  	Poland  	6-0	
44	 5  16- 6-10	Durban  	Switzerland	0-1	World Cup
45  1	 6  25- 6-10	Pretoria	Chile   	2-1	World Cup
46	 6  29- 6-10	Cape Town	Portugal	1-0	World Cup
47	 6   3- 7-10	Johannesburg	Paraguay	1-0	World Cup
48	 6   7- 7-10	Durban  	Germany 	1-0	World Cup
49  1	 7  11- 7-10	Johannesburg	Netherlands	1-0	World Cup
50	 7   3- 9-10	Vaduz   	Liechtenstein	4-0	European Ch. Qual.
51	 7   7- 9-10	Buenos Aires	Argentina	1-4	
52	 7   8-10-10	Salamanca	Lithuania	3-1	European Ch. Qual.
53  1	 8  12-10-10	Glasgow 	Scotland	3-2	European Ch. Qual.
54	 8  17-11-10	Lisboa  	Portugal	0-4	
55	 8   9- 2-11	Madrid  	Colombia	1-0	
56	 8  25- 3-11	Granada 	Czech Republic	2-1	European Ch. Qual.
57	 8   4- 6-11	Foxboro 	United States	4-0	
58	 8   7- 6-11	Puerto La Cruz	Venezuela	3-0	
59	 8  10- 8-11	Bari    	Italy   	1-2	
60  1	 9   2- 9-11	Sankt Gallen	Chile   	3-2
61	 9   6- 9-11	Logroño 	Liechtenstein	6-0	European Ch. Qual.
62	 9  12-11-11	London  	England 	0-1	
63	 9  15-11-11	San José	Costa Rica	2-2	
64  1	10  29- 2-12	Málaga  	Venezuela	5-0
65	10   5- 6-12	Sevilla 	China   	1-0	
66	10  10- 6-12	Gdansk  	Italy   	1-1	European Champ.
67	10  14- 6-12	Gdansk  	Ireland 	4-0	European Champ.
68	10  18- 6-12	Gdansk  	Croatia 	1-0	European Champ.
69	10  23- 6-12	Donetsk 	France  	2-0	European Champ.
70	10  27- 6-12	Donetsk 	Portugal  	0-0 [2] European Champ.
71	10   1- 7-12	Kyiv    	Italy   	4-0	European Champ.
72	10  15- 8-12	Bayamón 	Puerto Rico	2-1	
73	10   7- 9-12	Pontevedra	Saudi Arabia	5-0	
74	10  11- 9-12	Tbilisi 	Georgia 	1-0	World Cup Qualifier
75	10  12-10-12	Minsk   	Belarus 	4-0	World Cup Qualifier
76	10  16-10-12	Madrid  	France  	1-1	World Cup Qualifier
77	10  14-11-12	Cd. de Panamá	Panama  	5-1	
78	10   6- 2-13	Doha    	Uruguay 	3-1	
79	10  22- 3-13	Gijón   	Finland 	1-1	World Cup Qualifier
80	10  26- 3-13	Saint-Denis	France  	1-0	World Cup Qualifier
81	10   8- 6-13	Miami   	Haiti   	2-1	
82	10  11- 6-13	New York	Ireland 	2-0	
83	10  16- 6-13	Recife  	Uruguay 	2-1	Confederations Cup
84	10  20- 6-13	Rio de Janeiro	Tahiti         10-0	Confederations Cup
85	10  23- 6-13	Fortaleza	Nigeria 	3-0	Confederations Cup
86	10  27- 6-13	Fortaleza	Italy     	0-0 [3] Confederations Cup
87	10  30- 6-13	Río de Janeiro	Brazil  	0-3	Confederations Cup
88	10  14- 8-13	Guayaquil	Ecuador 	2-0	
89	10   6- 9-13	Helsinki	Finland 	2-0	World Cup Qualifier
90	10  10- 9-13	Genève  	Chile   	2-2	
91	10  11-10-13	Palma Mallorca  Belarus 	2-1	World Cup Qualifier
92	10  15-10-13	Albacete	Georgia 	2-0	World Cup Qualifier
93	10  16-11-13	Malabo  	Equat. Guinea   2-1 [!]	
94	10  19-11-13	Johannesburg	South Africa	0-1	
95      10   5- 3-14    Madrid          Italy           1-0
96  1   11  30- 5-14	Sevilla		Bolivia		2-0
97	11   7- 6-14    Washington DC	El Salvador     2-0

[!] the match against Equatorial Guinea is not considered a full international
    by FIFA (too many substitutions) but it is official for the RFEF

[1] Spain won 4-2 on penalty kicks.
[2] Spain won 4-2 on penalty kicks.
[3] Spain  won 7-6 on penalty kicks.


Total Record

Matches  Won Draw Lost  For Against  Points  Percentage
    97    77   12    8   205-  58     166       85.57


Types of Matches:
Friendlies              43
European Ch. Qualifier	16
World Cup Qualifier	14
European Championship	12
World Cup		 7
Confederations Cup	 5

Total:                  97


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