Birth date 18 Jul 1987 (32 years)
Nationality Argentina Argentina
Height 181 cm
Position Midfielder
Number 5
Team history
Nottingham Forest 2018 - present
West Brom 2012 - 2018
Racing Club de Avellaneda 2006 - 2012

A football midfielder, Claudio Yacob, made his professional debut in 2006, with his current club, Racing Club de Avellaneda, in a match against Club Atletico Banfield. Picked from the clubs youth club, Yacob had the opportunity to represent his country at an early age, with the Argentina Under-20 team. He was a part of the winning team in the 2007 FIFA Under-20 World Cup, where he scored one goal, and he has also appeared in the 2007 South American Youth Championship, held in Paraguay.

Impressing everyone with his skill, Yacob was named captain for the Torneo Apertura in 2008.