Federico Fernandez

Born: February 21, 1989 (age 27)

Height: 6'3" (191cm)

Hometown: Tres Algarrobos, Argentina
Nationality: Argentina Argentine

Position: Centre-back
Team: Swansea City (no. 17)
Swansea player Federico Fernandez in action during the Pre season friendly match between Swansea City and Deportivo La Coruna at Liberty Stadium on August 1, 2015
Career History
Senior2011-2014Napoli
→ 2013Getafe (loan)
2014-Swansea City
International2011-Argentina
Sports Mole has 132 articles about Federico Fernandez. Articles 1 to 40:
Leonardo Ulloa in action for Leicester on December 2, 2014
Result: Leicester City see off Swansea City to go eight points clear in Premier League
Premier League leaders Leicester City hammer Swansea City 4-0 to move eight points clear at the top of the table.
18:05
Remi Garde wonders WHY during the Premier League game between Aston Villa and Everton on March 1, 2016
Remi Garde 'on verge of Aston Villa exit'
Aston Villa manager Remi Garde is reportedly on the verge of leaving the club following their 1-0 defeat to Swansea.
Mar 20, 23:00
Remi Garde wonders WHY during the Premier League game between Aston Villa and Everton on March 1, 2016
Aston Villa boss Remi Garde: 'Defeat is very hard to take'
Aston Villa boss Remi Garde claims that his team, who remain rooted to the bottom of the Premier League table, were unfortunate to lose at Swansea City on Saturday.
Mar 19, 22:33
Francesco Guidolin attempts to go unnoticed during the Premier League game between Tottenham Hotspur and Swansea City on February 28, 2016
Swansea City boss Francesco Guidolin pleased with important win
Swansea City boss Francesco Guidolin insists that the points and not the performance was the most important part of his team's 1-0 win over Aston Villa.
Mar 19, 21:15
Federico Fernandez celebrates scoring with Leroy Fer during the Premier League game between Swansea City and Aston Villa on March 19, 2016
Result: Federico Fernandez goal moves Swansea City further clear of relegation zone
Federico Fernandez's goal early in the second half decides the game, as Swansea City see off bottom side Aston Villa 1-0 at the Liberty Stadium.
Mar 19, 19:21
Federico Fernandez celebrates scoring with Leroy Fer during the Premier League game between Swansea City and Aston Villa on March 19, 2016
Live Commentary: Swansea City 1-0 Aston Villa - as it happened
Relive Sports Mole's live text coverage of Swansea City's 1-0 win over Aston Villa, as another nail was put in the Villans' relegation coffin.
Mar 19, 16:30
Olivier Giroud hints at his Valentine's Day plans during the Premier League game between Arsenal and Leicester City on February 14, 2016
Team News: Olivier Giroud back for Arsenal
Olivier Giroud returns to lead the line for Arsenal against Swansea City.
Mar 2, 18:47
 Shane Long of Southampton celebrates scoring his team's first goal against Swansea City on February 13, 2016
Result: Southampton march on with narrow victory over Swansea City
Southampton edge out Swansea City 1-0 at the Liberty Stadium to pile further misery on the relegation strugglers, courtesy of Shane Long's second-half header.
Feb 13, 16:54
Patrick van Aanholt celebrates scoring Sunderland's second goal against Swansea City at the Liberty Stadium on January 13, 2016
Result: Jermain Defoe treble sinks Swansea City
Jermain Defoe nets three goals as Sunderland record a 4-2 win away at fellow strugglers Swansea City.
Jan 13, 21:46
Louis van Gaal acknowledges the home crowd prior to the game between Manchester United and Chelsea on December 28, 2015
Preview: Manchester United vs. Swansea City
Sports Mole previews Saturday's Premier League clash between Manchester United and Swansea City at Old Trafford as the pressure builds on Louis van Gaal.
Dec 31, 16:57
Yaya Toure of Manchester City during the Barclays Premier League match between West Bromwich Albion and Manchester City at The Hawthorns on August 10, 2015
Team News: Manchester City make four changes for Swansea City clash
Manchester City manager Manuel Pellegrini makes four changes from his side's last Premier League game for their clash with managerless Swansea City, as Yaya Toure starts.
Dec 12, 14:05
General View of a corner flag and the stadium prior to the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester City and Hull City at the Etihad Stadium on February 7, 2015
Preview: Manchester City vs. Swansea City
Sports Mole previews Saturday afternoon's Premier League meeting between Manchester City and managerless Swansea City at the Etihad Stadium.
Dec 11, 15:54
Leon Britton in action for Swansea on December 14, 2014
Team News: Swansea City make four changes for Bournemouth, Steve Cook returns for Cherries
Swansea City manager Garry Monk makes four changes for his side's fixture against Bournemouth, with Leon Britton, Wayne Routledge, Kyle Bartley and Eder named to start.
Nov 21, 14:14
Micah Richards of Aston Villa looks on during the pre season friendly between Wolverhampton Wanderers and Aston Villa at Molineux on July 28, 2015
Aston Villa captain Micah Richards handed immediate one-game ban
Aston Villa captain Micah Richards is handed an immediate one-game ban by the FA, ruling him out of tonight's Premier League match against Tottenham Hotspur.
Nov 2, 18:35
Harry Kane of Tottenham Hotspur scores his team's first goal from the penalty spot during the Barclays Premier League match between A.F.C. Bournemouth and Tottenham Hotspur at Vitality Stadium on October 25, 2015 in Bournemouth, England.
Preview: Tottenham Hotspur vs. Aston Villa
Sports Mole checks on the preparations of both sides as Tottenham Hotspur prepare to host bottom club Aston Villa on Monday.
Oct 30, 17:05
Micah Richards of Aston Villa looks on during the pre season friendly between Wolverhampton Wanderers and Aston Villa at Molineux on July 28, 2015
Micah Richards accepts misconduct charge from Football Association
Aston Villa's Micah Richards accepts a misconduct charge issued by the Football Association after he was involved in an incident against Swansea City last weekend.
Oct 30, 12:26
Micah Richards of Aston Villa looks on during the pre season friendly between Wolverhampton Wanderers and Aston Villa at Molineux on July 28, 2015
Aston Villa skipper Micah Richards hit with improper conduct charge
The Football Association charges Aston Villa defender Micah Richards with improper conduct following his club's Premier League clash against Swansea City on Saturday.
Oct 27, 13:38
Jordan Ayew of Aston Villa and Gylfi Sigurdsson of Swansea City compete for the ball during the Barclays Premier League match between Aston Villa and Swansea City at Villa Park on October 24, 2015
Swansea, Aston Villa to face FA probe?
Swansea City and Aston Villa face an FA probe after an incident in the tunnel at half time during the away side's 2-1 win at Villa Park.
Oct 24, 20:39
Aston Villa's English manager Tim Sherwood reacts after his team concede their second goal during the English Premier League football match between Aston Villa and Swansea City at Villa Park in Birmingham, central England on October 24, 2015
Result: Andre Ayew secures Swansea victory
Andre Ayew scores three minutes from time to secure a 2-1 victory for Swansea City and increase the pressure on Aston Villa manager Tim Sherwood.
Oct 24, 16:53
Jordan Ayew of Aston Villa and Gylfi Sigurdsson of Swansea City compete for the ball during the Barclays Premier League match between Aston Villa and Swansea City at Villa Park on October 24, 2015
Half-Time Report: Aston Villa, Swansea goalless at interval
Aston Villa and Swansea City are drawing 0-0 after a first half devoid of clear chances at Villa Park.
Oct 24, 15:49
Andre Ayew of Swansea City scores the opening goal past Harry Kane of Tottenham Hotspur during the Barclays Premier League match between Swansea City and Tottenham Hotspur at Emirates Stadium on October 4, 2015 in Swansea, Wales.
Match Analysis: Swansea City 2-2 Tottenham Hotspur
Sports Mole analyses Swansea City's 2-2 draw with Tottenham Hotspur to assess whether the result was fair.
Oct 4, 19:43
Jonjo Shelvey of Swansea City and Erik Lamela of Tottenham Hotspur during the Barclays Premier League match between Swansea City and Tottenham Hotspur at Emirates Stadium on October 4, 2015 in Swansea, Wales.
Player Ratings: Swansea City 2-2 Tottenham Hotspur
Sports Mole assess how each player performed as Swansea City drew 2-2 with Tottenham Hotspur in the Premier League on Sunday.
Oct 4, 18:55
Jonjo Shelvey of Swansea City and Erik Lamela of Tottenham Hotspur during the Barclays Premier League match between Swansea City and Tottenham Hotspur at Emirates Stadium on October 4, 2015 in Swansea, Wales.
Result: Tottenham Hotspur claim point at Swansea City
Swansea City and Tottenham Hotspur play out a 2-2 draw in Sunday's Premier League clash at the Liberty Stadium.
Oct 4, 17:53
Andre Ayew of Swansea City scores the opening goal past Harry Kane of Tottenham Hotspur during the Barclays Premier League match between Swansea City and Tottenham Hotspur at Emirates Stadium on October 4, 2015 in Swansea, Wales.
Half-Time Report: Harry Kane own goal puts Swansea City ahead against Tottenham Hotspur
Swansea City lead Tottenham Hotspur 2-1 at half time in Sunday's Premier League clash at the Liberty Stadium, with Harry Kane scoring an own goal.
Oct 4, 16:47
Odion Ighalo celebrates scoring Watford's opener against Swansea on September 12, 2015
Player Ratings: Watford 1-0 Swansea City
Sports Mole takes a look at the individual performances in Watford's 1-0 win over Swansea City.
Sep 12, 18:19
Odion Ighalo celebrates scoring Watford's opener against Swansea on September 12, 2015
Result: Odion Ighalo earns 10-man Watford win over Swansea City
A second-half strike from Odion Ighalo earns Watford a 1-0 victory against Swansea City at Vicarage Road.
Sep 12, 16:55
Ashley Williams in action for Swansea on September 20, 2014
Garry Monk: 'Ashley Williams is one of the best in the Premier League'
Ashley Williams is one of the best defenders in the Premier League, according to his Swansea City boss Garry Monk.
Sep 11, 02:25
Swansea's Jonjo Shelvey tackles flame-haired opponent Jack Colback of Newcastle on August 15, 2015
Player Ratings: Swansea City 2-0 Newcastle United
Sports Mole rates all the players that took part in the Premier League clash between Swansea City and Newcastle United, which finished 2-0 to the Swans.
Aug 15, 18:57
Federico Fernandez in action for Swansea on September 20, 2014
Swansea's Federico Fernandez: 'Chelsea point boosts us for rest of the season'
Federico Fernandez says that gaining a point in Saturday's Premier League opener against Chelsea gives Swansea City 'confidence' for the rest of the season.
Aug 10, 08:04
Gary Cahill of Chelsea breaks with the ball during the Barclays Premier League match between Chelsea and Swansea City at Stamford Bridge on August 8, 2015
Chelsea defender Gary Cahill frustrated with opening-day draw
Chelsea defender Gary Cahill admits that he and his teammates were disappointed to draw their opening Premier League fixture against Swansea City at Stamford Bridge.
Aug 9, 15:31
Swansea City's Ghanaian striker Andre Ayew scores an equalising goal to take the score to 1-1 during the English Premier League football match between Chelsea and Swansea City at Stamford Bridge in London on August 8, 2015
Player Ratings: Chelsea 2-2 Swansea City
Sports Mole analyses how the players fared in Chelsea's opening-day draw with Swansea City at Stamford Bridge.
Aug 8, 20:52
The Swansea City fans celebrate after Swansea City's French striker Bafetimbi Gomis (C floor) celebrates scoring a second equalising goal from the penalty spot for 2-2 during the English Premier League football match between Chelsea and Swansea City at St
Match Analysis: Chelsea 2-2 Swansea City
Sports Mole reviews the action from Chelsea's opening-day draw with Swansea City at Stamford Bridge.
Aug 8, 20:18
The Swansea City fans celebrate after Swansea City's French striker Bafetimbi Gomis (C floor) celebrates scoring a second equalising goal from the penalty spot for 2-2 during the English Premier League football match between Chelsea and Swansea City at St
Result: Swansea City twice hit back to hold 10-man Chelsea
Swansea City twice come from behind to claim a 2-2 draw against Chelsea as the defending champions finish the game with 10 men following a red card for Thibaut Courtois.
Aug 8, 19:23
Oscar of Chelsea celebrates scoring his team's first goal uring the Barclays Premier League match between Chelsea and Swansea City at Stamford Bridge on August 8, 2015
Half-Time Report: Oscar, Federico Fernandez own goal give Chelsea lead against Swansea City
A free kick from Oscar and a Federico Fernandez own goal give Chelsea a 2-1 half time lead over Swansea City.
Aug 8, 18:19
Chelsea's Portuguese manager Jose Mourinho gestures during the presentation of the Premier League trophy after the English Premier League football match between Chelsea and Sunderland at Stamford Bridge in London on May 24, 2015
Live Commentary: Chelsea 2-2 Swansea City - as it happened
Relive Sports Mole's live text coverage as 10-man Chelsea draw 2-2 in their Premier League opener with Swansea.
Aug 8, 16:30
Marouane Chamakh of Crystal Palace celebrates scoring his team's first goal with his team mate Joel Ward during the Barclays Premier League match between Crystal Palace and Swansea City at Selhurst Park on May 24, 2015
Match Analysis: Crystal Palace 1-0 Swansea City
Sports Mole looks back at Crystal Palace's 1-0 victory over Swansea City at Selhurst Park.
May 24, 17:36
Joe Hart arrives at Selhurst Park ahead of Manchester City's game with Crystal Palace on April 6, 2015
Manuel Pellegrini praises Joe Hart save
Manchester City manager Manuel Pellegrini says that Joe Hart made a "beautiful save" to help the team to a 4-2 win over Swansea City.
May 17, 21:57
Manchester City's Ivorian midfielder Yaya Toure celebrates scoring the opening goal with Manchester City's Argentinian striker Sergio Aguero during the English Premier League football match between Swansea City and Manchester City at The Liberty Stadium i
Result: Yaya Toure brace helps Manchester City to Swansea City win
Yaya Toure scores twice as Manchester City record a 4-2 win from their trip to Swansea City.
May 17, 15:22
Jefferson Montero of Swansea City celebrates scoring his team's first goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Swansea City and Stoke City at Liberty Stadium on May 2, 2015
Match Analysis: Swansea City 2-0 Stoke City
Sports Mole takes an in-depth look back at Swansea City's 2-0 victory over Stoke City at the Liberty Stadium.
May 2, 17:39
Swansea player Federico Fernandez in action during the Capital One Cup Second Round match between Swansea City and Rotherham United at Liberty Stadium on August 26, 2014
Federico Fernandez: 'Swansea City hungry for more points'
Swansea defender Federico Fernandez insists that he and his teammates will remain hungry for more points during the final few weeks of the season.
Apr 28, 17:18
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2Tottenham HotspurSpurs341911464253968
3Manchester CityMan City35197966343264
4Arsenal351810758342464
5Manchester UnitedMan Utd34178942301259
6West Ham UnitedWest Ham341414657431456
7Liverpool341510958451355
8Southampton351591149371254
9Chelsea341211115346747
10Stoke CityStoke35138143751-1447
11Everton34914115348541
12Watford34118153340-741
13Bournemouth35118164261-1941
14West Bromwich AlbionWest Brom341010143142-1140
15Swansea CitySwansea351010153449-1540
16Crystal Palace35109163645-939
17Sunderland34710173957-1831
18Norwich CityNorwich3487193560-2531
19Newcastle UnitedNewcastle3579193864-2630
RAston Villa3537252569-4416