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Julio Ricardo Cruz : biography

10 October 1974 -

Julio Ricardo Cruz (born 10 October 1974) is an Argentine former footballer.

International career

Cruz has twenty two caps and four goals for Argentina. He participated in the 2006 World Cup, coming on as a late substitute in the matches against the Netherlands and Germany. He scored the opening penalty in the penalty shoot-outs against Germany, but Argentina lost 4–2 on penalties.

Career statistics

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Club Season Domestic League Domestic Cups European gamesCounts for appearances and goals at the UEFA Champions League, UEFA Cup and UEFA Intertoto Cup. Total
App Goals App Goals App Goals App Goals
Banfield 1993–94 5 0 5 0
1994–95 26 6 26 6
1995–96 32 10 32 10
1996–97 1 0 1 0
Total 64 16 64 16
River Plate 1996–97 29 17 29 17
Total 29 17 29 17
Feyenoord 1997–98 27 14 6 3 33 17
1998–99 29 15 2 0 31 15
1999–2000 30 15 8 3 38 18
2000–01 1 0 1 0
Total 86 44 17 6 103 50
Bologna 2000–01 27 7 1 0 28 7
2001–02 33 10 2 2 35
2002–03 28 10 1 0 33 1 35 11
Total 88 27 3 2 7 1 98 30
Internazionale 2003–04 21 7 4 3 1 35 11
2004–05 18 5 6 2 8 2 32 9
2005–06 31 15 8 2 6 4 45 21
2006–07 14 7 4 2 3 22 12
2007–08 28 13 3 4 6 2 38 19
2008–09 17 2 1 0 5 1 23 3
Total 125 4 5 13 30 13 192 75
Lazio 2009–10 25 4 4 29 4
Total 25 4 0 0 4 0 29 4
Career Totals 417 153 29 15 62 20 513 189
Updated 23 May 2010
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