Cristhian Ricardo Stuani Curbelo (Spanish pronunciation: [ˈkɾistjan esˈtwani]; born 12 October 1986) is a Uruguayan professional footballer who plays for Spanish club Girona FC and the Uruguay national team as a striker.
He started out at Danubio, and was bought by Reggina in 2008. He went on to spend the vast majority of his professional career in Spain, in representation of several clubs, most notably with Espanyol; in 2015, he signed with Middlesbrough from England.
Stuani made his debut for Uruguay in 2012, and appeared for the nation at the 2014 World Cup and two Copa América tournaments. He also holds an Italian passport.Close