|Born||18/09/1973 - Vitoria|
|Honours||Champions League : 1998, 2000, 2002 (Real Madrid); Club World Cup : 1999 (Real Madrid); Liga : 2001 (Real Madrid); Spanish Supercopa : 1997, 2001 (Real Madrid)|
|Clubs||Athletic Club, Real Madrid|
Middlesbrough boss Aitor Karanka will be without midfielder Dean Whitehead for Saturday's Sky Bet Championship clash with Ipswich.
Middlesbrough head coach Aitor Karanka has been dealt a fresh injury blow by the news that goalkeeper Tomas Mejias could be out of action for up to five weeks.