Birth date 12 Jul 1991 (28 years)
Nationality Colombia Colombia
Height 180 cm
Position Midfielder
Number 11
Team history
FC Porto 2010 - present
Real Madrid 2014 - present
Bayern 2017 - present
Club Atletico Banfield 2016 - present
Club Atletico Banfield 2008 - 2010

James Rodriguez or James David Rodriguez Rubio is a Colombian Football Player, who plays for F.C.Porto, a Portuguese team. Born in 1991 in Cucuta, Colombia, James is an exceptional winger whose major teams include Envigado, Banfield and Porto other than the Colombian football team.

James has so far achieved tremendous success in his tenure in football, and is still going ahead as a strong player for his teams. This prolific goal scorer got signed by Banfield, a top Argentina club in 2008. Having made his debut in 2009 for the Banfield team, James enjoyed his first year, and ended as a title winner in the Aperture championship.

He scored almost five goals in 2010 Clausura championship, especially in Copa Libertadores campaign, before ending the game with a red card against SC International team.

The same year, he left for Porto and got selected in the team squad in the December month ending 32 matches as the Dragons won the treble. However, James came back as a substitute in 2011 UEFA Europa League against SC Braga and even scored a hat-trick in the Portuguese finals against Vitoria with 6-2. James got rewarded for his progress with a contract extension till 2016.