Raul Jimenez

Born: May 5, 1991 (age 25)

Height: 6'2.5" (190cm)

Hometown: Tepeji, Mexico
Nationality: Mexico Mexican

Position: Striker
Team: Atletico Madrid (no. 12)
Raul Jimenez for Atletico Madrid on September 20, 2014
Career History
Senior2011-2014Club America
2014-Atletico Madrid
International2013-Mexico
Sports Mole has 75 articles about Raul Jimenez. Articles 1 to 40:
Arturo Vidal celebrates a goal during the Champions League quarter-final between Benfica and Bayern Munich on April 13, 2016
Result: Bayern Munich ease through to Champions League semi-finals
Bayern Munich book their place in the semi-finals of the Champions League for the fourth season in a row courtesy of a 3-2 aggregate victory over Benfica.
Apr 13, 21:39
Bayern Munich's Polish striker Robert Lewandowski (C) celebrates scoring during the German first division Bundesliga football match FC Bayern Munich vs FC Ingolstadt 04 in Munich, southern Germany, on December 12, 2015
Team News: Roberto Lewandowski drops to Bayern Munich bench at Benfica
Pep Guardiola leaves Robert Lewandowski on the Bayern Munich bench for Wednesday night's Champions League quarter-final second leg at Benfica.
Apr 13, 18:57
Arturo Vidal celebrates a goal during the Champions League quarter-final between Benfica and Bayern Munich on April 13, 2016
Live Commentary: Benfica 2-2 Bayern Munich (Bayern win 3-2 on aggregate) - as it happened
Relive the 2-2 draw between Benfica and Bayern Munich at the Estadio da Luz as Pep Guardiola's side ease into the semi-finals of the Champions League.
Apr 13, 18:44
The handsome Nicolas Lombaerts and Jonas in action during the thrilling Champions League game between Zenit and Benfica on March 9, 2016
Result: Benfica sneak past Zenit St Petersburg to reach Champions League quarter-finals
Nicolas Gaitan's late goal helps Benfica to a 3-1 aggregate victory over Zenit St Petersburg in the last 16 of the Champions League.
Mar 9, 18:56
Atletico Madrid's Argentinian forward Luciano Vietto (L) celebrates with a teammate after scoring a goal during the UEFA Champions League Group C football match SL Benfica vs Club Atletico de Madrid at the Luz stadium in Lisbon on December 8, 2015.
Match Analysis: Benfica 1-2 Atletico Madrid
Sports Mole analyses Atletico Madrid's 2-1 win over Benfica, sending the La Liga side through to the Champions League knockout stage as Group C winners.
Dec 8, 22:17
Atletico Madrid's Argentinian forward Luciano Vietto (L) celebrates with a teammate after scoring a goal during the UEFA Champions League Group C football match SL Benfica vs Club Atletico de Madrid at the Luz stadium in Lisbon on December 8, 2015.
Result: Atletico Madrid win group after beating Benfica
Atletico Madrid qualify for the last 16 of the Champions League as group winners after beating Benfica 2-1 in Portugal.
Dec 8, 21:37
Raul Jimenez for Atletico Madrid on September 20, 2014
Diego Simeone: 'Raul Jimenez left with Atletico Madrid's blessing'
Atletico Madrid boss Diego Simeone insists that Raul Jimenez, who now represents Benfica, left the Vicente Calderon on good terms last summer.
Dec 8, 14:18
Benfica's players celebrate a goal during the UEFA Champions League group C football match between FC Astana and SL Benfica at the Astana Arena stadium in Astana on November 25, 2015.
Result: Benfica on verge of qualification
A brace from Raul Jimenez sees Benfica earn a share of the spoils against Astana to leave them on the cusp of qualifying for the knockout stages of the Champions League.
Nov 25, 16:54
Astana's players celebrate a goal during the UEFA Champions League group C football match between FC Astana and Galatasaray AS at the Astana Arena stadium in Astana on September 30, 2015
Half-Time Report: Astana keeping qualification hopes alive
Champions League minnows Astana hold a 2-1 lead over Benfica after 45 minutes of their clash in Kazakhstan.
Nov 25, 15:48
Benfica's Brazilian forward Jonas (L) celebrates after scoring the opening goal during the UEFA Champions League football match SL Benfica vs Galatasaray AS at the Luz stadium in Lisbon on November 3, 2015.
Live Commentary: Astana 2-2 Benfica - as it happened
Relive Sports Mole's live coverage of the Champions League match between Astana and Benfica in Group C.
Nov 25, 14:30
Benfica's Argentinian midfielder Nicolas Gaitan celebrates after scoring a goal during the UEFA Champions League football match Club Atletico de Madrid vs SL Benfica at the Vicente Calderon stadium in Madrid on September 30, 2015
Team News: Benfica without suspended Nicolas Gaitan
Benfica will have to make do without midfielder Nicolas Gaitan for today's Champions League clash away at Astana.
Nov 25, 14:19
Benfica's Belgian midfielder Mehdi Carcela Gonzalez (2ndL) celebrates with his teammates after scored against Boavista FC during the Portuguese league football match SL Benfica vs Boavista FC at the Luz stadium in Lisbon on November 8, 2015
Result: Benfica edge past Boavista at Estadio de Luz
Rui Vitoria's Benfica side move up to fourth in the Primeira Liga table courtesy of a two-goal win at home to Boavista.
Nov 8, 18:24
Benfica's Brazilian defender Luisao (L) celebrates after scoring a goal during the UEFA Champions League football match SL Benfica v Galatasaray AS at the Luz stadium in Lisbon on November 3, 2015
Result: Luisao chip gives 10-man Benfica win over Galatasaray
Goals from Jonas and Luisao give 10-man Benfica a 2-1 victory over Galatasaray in their Champions League clash, as Nicolas Gaitan receives two yellow cards.
Nov 3, 21:38
Benfica's defender Andre Almeida kicks the ball during the UEFA Champions League football match SL Benfica vs Galatasaray AS at the Luz stadium in Lisbon on November 3, 2015
Half-Time Report: Goalless between Benfica, Galatasaray
Benfica and Galatasaray play out a goalless first half in their Champions League clash, as Raul Jimenez and Goncalo Guedes come close to finding an opener for the hosts.
Nov 3, 20:36
Benfica's Brazilian defender Luisao (L) celebrates after scoring a goal during the UEFA Champions League football match SL Benfica v Galatasaray AS at the Luz stadium in Lisbon on November 3, 2015
Live Commentary: Benfica 2-1 Galatasaray - as it happened
Relive Sports Mole's live coverage of Benfica's 2-1 win over Galatasaray in Group C of the Champions League.
Nov 3, 19:15
Benfica's Brazilian forward Jonas (L) celebrates after scoring the opening goal during the Portuguese league football match CD Tondela vs SL Benfica at the Aveiro Municipal stadium in Aveiro on October 30, 2015
Result: Benfica put four past Tondela in commanding Primeira Liga victory
Benfica ease to victory over Tondela with a 4-0 victory in the Primeira Liga at the Municipal de Aveiro.
Oct 30, 22:23
Galatasaray players celebrate after Galatasaray's German forward Lukas Podolski scored the second goal during the UEFA Champions League football match between Galatasaray AS and SL Benfica at the Ali Sami Yen Spor Kompleks stadium in Istanbul on October 2
Live Commentary: Galatasaray 2-1 Benfica - as it happened
Relive Sports Mole's live coverage of Galatasaray's come-from-behind 2-1 win over Benfica in Group C in the Champions League.
Oct 21, 19:15
Colombia's forward Jackson Martinez eyes the ball eyes the ball during a training session at the President Laudo Natel Athlete Formation Center in Cotia, Sao Paulo, on June 21, 2014
Team News: Jackson Martinez gets the nod for Atletico Madrid against Benfica
Jackson Martinez will partner Antoine Griezmann in the Atletico Madrid attack against Benfica.
Sep 30, 19:07
Diego Godin of Atletico de Madrid jumps, celebrating scoring their third goal during the La Liga match between Club Atletico de Madrid and Real Valladolid CF at Vicente Calderon Stadium on February 15, 2014
Diego Godin relishing Raul Jimenez reunion
Atletico Madrid defender Diego Godin comments on a possible reunion with Raul Jimenez, who will travel with the Benfica squad for Wednesday's Champions League match.
Sep 30, 14:50
Raul Jimenez for Atletico Madrid on September 20, 2014
Diego Simeone wary of returning Raul Jimenez
Atletico Madrid boss Diego Simeone admits that his side must be wary of former striker Raul Jimenez ahead of Wednesday's meeting with Benfica.
Sep 30, 02:25
Jonas celebrates scoring for Benfica against Belenenses on September 11, 2015
Result: Jonas, Mitrologou star as Benfica demolish Belenenses
Benfica demolish Belenenses 6-0 to move to the top of the Primeira Liga with their third win of the season.
Sep 11, 22:33
Argentina defender Christian Ansaldi celebrates after scoring an equalising goal with Argentina striker Lionel Messi during the international friendly football match between Croatia and Argentina at the Boleyn Ground, Upton Park, in London on November 12,
Result: Mexico stunned by Argentina fightback
Sergio Aguero and Lionel Messi score late goals as Argentina come from two goals behind to play out a 2-2 draw with Mexico at the AT&T Stadium in Texas.
Sep 9, 05:33
Javier Hernandez #14 of Mexico is congratulated by team mates after scoring the third goal of the game for his team during the international friendly match between Netherlands and Mexico held at the Amsterdam ArenA on November 12, 2014
Half-Time Report: Javier Hernandez penalty hands Mexico lead against Argentina
Javier Hernandez scores a penalty to hand Mexico a 1-0 half-time lead over Argentina in Texas.
Sep 9, 04:26
Atletico Madrid head coach Diego Simeone gestures during the Champions League quarter final match against Barcelona on April 9, 2014
Analysing Atletico Madrid's transfer window
Sports Mole takes a closer look at how La Liga giants Atletico Madrid performed in the 2015 summer transfer window.
Sep 6, 13:55
Jonas celebrates scoring for Valencia on April 7, 2013
Result: Jonas fires Benfica past Moreirense
Jonas strikes late as Benfica come from behind to claim a 3-2 win over Moreirense in the Primeira Liga.
Aug 29, 22:44
West Ham United's English striker Andy Carroll celebrates scoring the opening goal of the English Premier League football match between West Ham United and Leicester City at the Boleyn Ground, Upton Park, in east London, on December 20, 2014
Slaven Bilic: 'Andy Carroll could return later this month'
West Ham United boss Slaven Bilic reveals that Andy Carroll could be available for selection by the end of the month.
Aug 7, 22:22
Raul Jimenez for Atletico Madrid on September 20, 2014
Slaven Bilic: Raul Jimenez deal "close"
West Ham United manager Slaven Bilic tells reporters that a deal for Mexican forward Raul Jimenez is "close".
Aug 7, 17:06
Atletico Madrid's Mexican forward Raul Jimenez celebrates after scoring during the Spanish league football match Club Atletico de Madrid vs Sevilla FC at the Vicente Calderon stadium on September 27, 2014
West Ham United secure work permit for Raul Jimenez?
Atletico Madrid striker Raul Jimenez is reportedly granted a work permit to complete his loan move to West Ham United.
Aug 7, 03:06
Javier Hernandez of Real Madrid CF celebrates as he scores their first goal during the UEFA Champions League quarter-final second leg match between Real Madrid CF and Club Atletico de Madrid at Bernabeu on April 22, 2015
Javier Hernandez, Raul Jimenez to join West Ham United?
West Ham United are looking to sign Mexican strikers Raul Jimenez and Javier Hernandez this summer.
Aug 4, 15:48
Raul Jimenez for Atletico Madrid on September 20, 2014
Report: West Ham United struggle to complete Raul Jimenez deal
Raul Jimenez may be blocked from joining West Ham United by strict Home Office guidelines, according to reports.
Aug 4, 05:22
Villarreal's Argentinian forward Luciano Dario Vietto scores during the UEFA Europa League Group A football match Villarreal CF vs Vfl Borussia Moenchengladbach at El Madrigal stadium in Villareal on November 27, 2014
Luciano Vietto completes Atletico Madrid switch
Atletico Madrid confirm the signing of 21-year-old striker Luciano Vietto from Villarreal on a six-year deal.
Jul 7, 21:13
Raul Jimenez for Atletico Madrid on September 20, 2014
Raul Jimenez "happy" at Atletico Madrid
Atletico Madrid striker Raul Jimenez claims that he is happy at the club despite reports linking him with a move elsewhere.
Jul 5, 18:35
Ecuador's forward Enner Valencia celebrates after scoring against Mexico during their 2015 Copa America football championship match, in Rancagua, Chile, on June 19, 2015
Result: Miller Bolanos, Enner Valencia score as Ecuador keep alive quarter-final hopes
Goals from Miller Bolanos and Enner Valencia are enough as Ecuador beat Mexico 2-1 for their first win of the 2015 Copa America.
Jun 19, 23:56
Mexico's national football team players pose for a picture before the Group A football match between Mexico and Cameroon at the Dunas Arena in Natal during the 2014 FIFA World Cup on June 13, 2014
Live Commentary: Mexico 1-2 Ecuador - as it happened
Relive Sports Mole's live coverage of the Copa America clash between Mexico and Ecuador.
Jun 19, 21:30
Head coach Miguel Herrera of Mexico looks on from the sideline in the first half during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group A match between Mexico and Cameroon at Estadio das Dunas on June 13, 2014
Preview: Mexico vs. Ecuador
Sports Mole looks ahead to the final Group A Copa America encounter between Mexico and Ecuador.
Jun 17, 12:42
Chilean national team footballer Eduardo Vargas celebrates next to Arturo Vidal after scoring against North ireland during a friendly football match in Valparaiso, on June 4, 2014
Result: Matias Vuoso earns Mexico a point in entertaining Chile draw
Chile move a step closer to qualification for the quarter-finals after a 3-3 draw with Mexico in the Copa America.
Jun 16, 02:29
Chile forward Alexis Sanchez celebrates after scoring the equaliser against Brazil in their World Cup last-16 match in Belo Horizonte on June 28, 2014
Live Commentary: Chile 3-3 Mexico - as it happened
Relive a thrilling Group A match with Sports Mole's text coverage of the Copa America clash between Chile and Mexico.
Jun 15, 23:58
Miguel Herrera stalks the touchline as Mexico take on the USA on April 02, 2014.
Preview: Mexico vs. Bolivia
Sports Mole looks ahead to the Copa America Group A clash between Mexico and Bolivia at the Estadio Sausalito in Chile.
Jun 10, 12:31
Eduardo Vargas celebrates scoring Chile's first goal against Spain on June 18, 2014.
Copa America - Group A preview
Sports Mole takes a closer look at the four nations that make up Group A of this year's Copa America.
Jun 9, 12:19
Diego Tardelli #9 of Brazil reacts during their match against Ecuador at MetLife Stadium on September 9, 2014
Result: Philippe Coutinho and Diego Tardelli earn Brazil win
Brazil beat Mexico 2-0 in a friendly, thanks to first-half strikes from Philippe Coutinho and Diego Tardelli in Sao Paolo.
Jun 7, 22:54
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