Javier Mascherano has been playing at the top levels of Europe for almost a decade. The centerback/defensive midfielder won the UEFA Champions League with Barcelona in 2010-11.
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Mascherano has registered almost 100 caps since making his international debut in 2003. He appeared in a total of nine games over the past two World Cups with Argentina.
Before joining Liverpool in 2007 Mascherano played for River Plate, Corinthians, and West Ham United. He had a successful three and a half seasons with Liverpool before moving on to Barcelona. He has won two La Liga titles and one Champions League title with the club.