Birth date 24 Aug 1980 (39 years)
Nationality Spain Spain
Height 179 cm
Position Midfielder
Team history
Real Valladolid 2005 - 2014
Atlético Malagueño 2004 - 2005
Getafe 2002 - 2004
Real Valladolid 1999 - 2002
Real Valladolid 2001 - 2002

Javier Baraja Vegas is a Spanish footballer who currently features for the Spanish football club Real Valladolid. He plays as a defender.

Javier Baraja is the brother of the Valencia central midfielder Ruben Baraja and made his debut for Valladolid in August 2001 against Deportivo la Coruna in a match that they lost 4-0. He moved to Getafe in the summer of 2002 and then to Malaga B in the summer of 2004.

Javier Baraja returned to Valladolid in the summer of 2005 and has been regular since, having played more than 50 league matches.