Retired striker who played for Osasuna and Athletic Bilbao in La Liga during his 13-year career. He also played for the Spanish under-21 team, earning his first cap in 2008.
He came up through CA Osasuna's youth system.
He won his only championship in 2015, when he won the Supercopa de España with Athletic Bilbao.
His daughter Penélope was born in 2018.
He was coached by Aitor Karanka during his brief stay at Middlesbrough.