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Fabio Coentrao

27-Year-Old Defender     Real Madrid  La Liga      Full Name: Fabio Alexandre Da Silva Coentrao


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Birthdate:  March 10, 1988    Birthplace:  Vila Do Conde    Nationality:  Portugal    Height:  5' 10"    Weight:  146 lbs    

April 30, 2015    Fabio Coentrao News

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Coentrao played the full 90 minutes and kept a clean sheet as Real Madrid beat Almeria 3-0 Wednesday.

Coentrao returned to the starting line-up and got a clean sheet with ease. He could have perhaps got forward more however, only producing two crosses despite Real's rampant attacking game. The Portuguese full-back also picked up a yellow card with 14 minutes left.

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April 22, 2015

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Coentrao got a clean sheet as Real Madrid defeated Atletico Madrid 1-0 Wednesday in the Champions League.

Coentrao started in the absence of the suspended Marcelo and kept a clean sheet with relative ease. He didn't do an enormous amount in going forward however but did manage to produce two crosses.

April 1, 2015

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Coentrao says it would be an honor to play for Manchester United, The Telegraph reports.

Coentrao has increased speculation that he may join Manchester United in the summer by saying that "I have already shown an interest in playing there" and that "it would be an honor". The Portuguese full-back has struggled for game time at Real Madrid so the move is a genuine possibility.

March 29, 2015

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Coentrao made a goal then scored one himself Sunday as Portugal beat Serbia 2-1 in European Championship Qualifying Group I.

The Portugese' defender's quality shone through as his team went top of their group with a win. He crossed for Ricardo Carvalho to score after just 10 minutes and then restored Portugal's lead on 63 minutes immediately after Serbia had equalized.

March 11, 2015

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Coentrao got an assist as he returned to the side in Tuesday Real Madrid's 4-3 defeat to Schalke in the Champions League.

The defender returned to the starting line-up for the first time since injuring his calf in February. He looked shaky in his defensive duties and received a second half yellow card but did set-up Cristiano Ronaldo with a superb cross on 45 minutes.

March 8, 2015

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Coentrao was back in the squad Saturday after returning from injury as Real Madrid lost 1-0 at Athletic Bilbao.

Coentrao didn't get on the field but was included on the bench against Bilbao. It was the defender's first involvement in the side since sustaining a calf injury during training in February and chances are that he'll be back playing soon.

February 15, 2015

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Coentrao will be sidelined until March because of a calf injury he suffered during training this week, Goal.com reports.

Coentrao has struggled to get many starts this season, so his injury absence certainly hurts Madrid's depth, but he there aren't likely many fantasy rosters that are affected.

June 17, 2014

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Coentrao's groin injury, which he suffered in Portugal's World Cup opener against Germany on Monday, will rule him out for the remainder of the group stage, The Guardian reports.

Portugal's team doctor Henrique Jones confirmed that Coentrao would miss at least 10 days, which means he could theoretically return if Portugal can advance to the knockout stage. That won't be easy, as they face the USA on Sunday without fellow defender Pepe, and striker Hugo Almeida.