|Born||17/01/1983 - Salamanca|
|Honours||Community Shield : 2006 (Liverpool); Copa del Rey : 2011 (Real Madrid); Euro : 2008, 2012 (Spain); Liga : 2012 (Real Madrid); Segunda B Grupo I : 2005 (Real Madrid Castilla); Spanish Supercopa : 2003, 2012 (Real Madrid); World Cup : 2010 (Spain)|
|Clubs||Deportivo La Coruña, Alcorcón, Spain, Real Madrid, Liverpool|
Real Madrid strolled into the last 16 with a 4-1 win at home to Galatasaray but Carlo Ancelotti believes the defence needs to improve.
Bayern Munich became the first team to win 10 consecutive Champions League games as the holders showed again their determination to retain the trophy.