Joaquín Sánchez Rodríguez (Spanish pronunciation: ; born 21 July 1981), known simply as Joaquín, is a Spanish professional footballer who plays for Real Betis as a right winger.
He is well known for his pace and acceleration, as well as excellent dribbling and crossing ability. During his career he was mainly associated with Betis and Valencia, appearing in 395 La Liga games over the course of 12 seasons and scoring 52 goals. In the competition he also represented Málaga, signing with Fiorentina from Italy in 2013.
Joaquín was capped for Spain on 51 occasions, representing the nation in two World Cups and one European Championship.