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Leandro Bacuna

22-Year-Old Midfielder/Defender     Aston Villa  Premier

STATUS:  Out   INJURY:  Hamstring    EST. RETURN:  4/19/2014
Birthdate:  August 21, 1991    
Nationality:  Netherlands    Height:  6' 2"    Weight:  170 lbs    Show ContractHide Contract


Leandro Bacuna Contract Information:

Signed a three-year contract with Aston Villa in June 2013.

April 17, 2014    Leandro Bacuna News

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Bacuna, who missed last weekend's match against Crystal Palace with a hamstring injury, is set to return Saturday against Southampton, the club's official web site reports.

Bacuna switches back-and-forth between the midfield and the back four, but it wouldn't be surprising if he pushed up this weekend as Villa look to fill the scoring void left by Christian Benteke, who is out for the season with a ruptured Achilles. Bacuna has five goals and an assist this season, although it's been over a month since his last score.

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Leandro Bacuna: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

March 2, 2014

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Bacuna scored in the 37th minute of Aston Villa's 4-1 win over Norwich City on Sunday.

Bacuna, who plays as a midfielder and a defender for Villa, has scored three goals in his last seven matches. He'll have to wait an extra week to try to start a goal streak, as Aston Villa's match against Manchester City next weekend has been postponed, which means his next shot comes March 15 against Chelsea.

November 9, 2013

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Bacuna scored in the 76th minute of Saturday's 2-0 win over Cardiff City.

The goal was Bacuna's second of the seaso, which he paired with his fourth clean sheet on the year.

July 1, 2013

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Bacuna has signed with Aston Villa, according to the Premier League.

Bacuna joins the Premier League after a stint with FC Groningen, where he made his debut in 2009 and scored 17 goals in 126 appearances.