Nahitan Nández

Squad No. 18
Date of Birth December 28, 1995
Age 25
Height 172cm
Team
Position Midfielder
Birthplace Punta del Este
Previous Clubs Boca Juniors

Nahitan Michel Nández Acosta (born 28 December 1995) is a Uruguayan professional footballer who plays as a midfielder for Serie A club Cagliari and the Uruguay national team.

After starting his career at Peñarol, he later played in Argentina for Boca Juniors and in Italy for Cagliari. A full international for Uruguay since 2015, he played at the 2018 FIFA World Cup and 2019 Copa América.

Born in Punta del Este, Nández is a youth exponent from Peñarol. On 1 March 2014, he made his first team debut in a Uruguayan Primera División game against Danubio, replacing Antonio Pacheco D’Agosti after 57 minutes in a 0–2 away win.

On 23 August 2017, Nández moved to Argentina’s Boca Juniors on a four-year deal, with the club paying US$4 million for 60% of his economic rights.

He made his last appearance for Boca Juniors on 31 July 2019 against Club Athletico Paranaense in a 2–0 home win. He was substituted by Eduardo Salvio in the 75th minute.

On 9 August 2019, Nández joined Italian club Cagliari Calcio on a five-year deal, for a fee of US$20 million.