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Miguel Ángel Nadal

Nadal in training with Spain
Personal information
Full nameMiguel Ángel Nadal Homar
Date of birth28 July 1966(age 50)
Place of birthManacor, Spain
Height1.88 m (6 ft 2 in)
Playing positionDefender / Midfielder

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noticeMiguel Ángel Nadal Homar (-esmiˈɣel ˈaŋxel naˈðal oˈmar; born 28 July 1966) is a retired Spanish footballer and current coach.

Nicknamed The Beast, Nadal based his game in a tremendous physical display, also being adaptable to various defender and midfielder positions.

He began and ended his career with RCD Mallorca, but his greatest achievements came whilst at FC Barcelona. During 19 professional seasons, he played in 492 matches (462 of those in La Liga).

A very important part of Spain's setup during the 90's and the recipient of 62 international caps, Nadal represented the nation in three World Cups and at Euro 1996.


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