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Lucas Torreira Biography, Age, Height, Wife, FIFA 22, Career, Net Worth & Wiki

Lucas Sebastián Torreira Di Pascua (born 11 February 1996) is a Uruguayan professional footballer who plays for Galatasaray in the Super Lig and for the Uruguay national team. The Uruguayan soccer player Lucas Torreira was born Lucas Sebastian Torreira Di Pascua in Fray Bentos. His parents were Ricardo and Viviana Di Pascua, and he grew up with his two siblings Ana Torreira and Pitu Torreira.

After joining Montevideo Wanderers’ youth team at 16, he moved to Italy where he joined Pescara’s youth team in January 2015. Lucas Torreira attended the 18 de Julio youth academy, Montevideo Wanderers, and Pescara during his youth career. Torreira joined the Pescara senior squad in 2014 and made his senior Serie B debut against Varese on 16th May 2015. He played five games with the team before he ended his career.

Lucas Torreira
Lucas Torreira

Lucas Torreira Bio/Wiki

The table below reveals concise information about Lucas Torreira. It gives you the ability to read through the Uruguayan footballer profile as fast as possible.

Birth NameLucas Sebastián Torreira Di Pascua
Nick Name/Popular Name/Shirt Name• Lucas Torreira
• Little Leader
Age26 (as in 2022) Years
ReligionChristianity
Sun Sign/Zodiac SignAquarius
Born PlaceFray Bentos, Uruguay
Date of Birth11 February 1996
Nationality• Uruguayan
• Spanish
ResidenceFray Bentos, Uruguay
Home TownFray Bentos, Uruguay
Food HabitNon-Vegetarian
HobbiesWatching Movies, Horse Riding, Swimming

Parents/Family

Mother's NameViviana Di Pascua
Lucas Torreira With His Mother
Lucas Torreira With His Mother
Father's NameRicardo Torreira
Lucas Torreira With His Father
Lucas Torreira With His Father
Brother(s)• Bebo Torreira
• Brahian torreira
Sister(s)• Ana Torreira
• Pitu Torreira
Lucas Torreira With His Mother And Sisters
Lucas Torreira With His Mother And Sisters

Girlfriends/Affairs

Affairs/GirlfriendsVittoria Repetto
Lucas Torreira With His Longterm Girlfriend
Lucas Torreira With His Longterm Girlfriend

Marital Status, Wife and Children

Wife/SpouseVittoria Repetto (to be)
Lucas Torreira With His Girlfriend Or Wife (to be)
Lucas Torreira With His Girlfriend Or Wife (to be)
ChildrenDaughter(s)- None
Son(s)- None

Education

SchoolNot Available
College/UniversityNot Available
Educational QualificationGraduated
ProfessionProfessional Footballer
Brands EndorsedNike
Career Manager/ Player AgentOscar Bentancourt

Football Career

Debut Club• 2022: Galatasaray
Debut International• 2018: Uruguay national football team
Jersey Number• 5 (Galatasaray)
• 14 (Uruguay national football team)
Current Team(s)
• Galatasaray
• Uruguay national football team
Coach/Mentor/ManagerOkan Buruk
PositionMidfielder - Defensive Midfield
FootRight
Strengths
• Tackling
• Interceptions
• Marking
• Jumping
• Passing
• Crossing
Weaknesses
• Strength
• Heading
• Balance
AchievementsNot Available

Height, Weight, and Figure Measurements

Height (Approx.)in centimeters- 166 cm
in meters- 1.66 m
in feet inches- 5'5"
Weight (Approx.)in kilograms- 60 kg
in pounds- 132 lbs

Figure Measurements

Chest Size40 inches
Biceps Size10 inches
Waist Size30 inches

Extra Ordinary Features

Race / EthnicityTorreira was born in Uruguay, and is of Spanish descent through his paternal grandfather from Galicia.
Hair ColorDark Brown
Eye ColorDark Brown
S*xual OrientationStraight
Distinctive Features
Not Available
Dress Size6 U.S.
Shoe Size8 U.S.

Favourite Things

Favorite Playing Position
Midfielder
Favorite CarNot Available
Favorite FoodFruits and Veg
Favorite PlayerNot Available
Favorite Pet AnimalDog
Lucas Torreira With His Pet
Lucas Torreira With His Pet
Favorite Cell Phone/BrandIphone

Life Journey

Known as “Little Leader,” Woodgram tells the full story of a football genius.

Here you will find a complete account of Lucas Torreira’s childhood along with his untold biography facts.

He is analyzed in terms of his family history, his life before fame, his rise to fame story, his relationship, and details about his personal life.

There is no doubt that everyone knows about his smallish appearance and powerful zeal. Only a few people consider Lucas Torreira’s biography, which is quite interesting. Let’s begin now without further ado.

Family Background And Early Life

As a start to his biography, he goes by Lucas Sebastián Torreira Di Pascua. In Fray Bentos, Uruguay, Lucas Torreira was born on the 11th of February 1996 to Viviana Di Pascua and Ricardo Torreira.

Lucas Torreira With His Family
Lucas Torreira With His Family

In Lucas’s middle-class family, happiness and contentment were not held hostage by their middle-class background. Lucas grew up with his parents, sisters Ana and Pitu Torreira, and two brothers named Brahian and Bebo Torreira, as well as his grandparents.

During a summer evening in Fray Bentos, you can cycle along tranquil beaches, especially at sunset. He has always enjoyed watching the yellow fading sunset alone with his mum, who is a housekeeper since he was a child.

Lucas Torreira With His Father And Sister Ana
Lucas Torreira With His Father And Sister Ana

Lucas has a good relationship with his dad as well. He enjoys spending time with his dad in the sleepy, charming riverside area of Fray Bentos, where his dad is a rich butcher. A recent example of this is the Torreira family’s production and export of corn beef in 2017, which has made them well known in the Fray Bentos meat business.

Lucas bought one of the largest butcher shops for his family. As a tribute to his Italian club, Sampdoria, he called it ‘La 34.’

Corned beef is supplied by Fray Bentos throughout the world. In addition, both British and American troops were fed Fray Bentos meat during World War I and II.

Starting Out On A Rocky Path

Lucas was the most eccentric and energetic brother among his brothers and excelled in sports primarily. It was early on that he became attached to playing football, which he believed would uplift him and his family.

To begin his professional journey, Lucas enrolled in his local team, on July 18, which gave him an opportunity to show off his skills. Lucas had the desire to play for a bigger club in Montevideo, Uruguay’s capital, just like many young footballers in Fray Bentos.

To demonstrate his obsession, he applied for several trials and was invited to Montevideo, Uruguay’s capital.

The Rocky Journey

Lucas’ first visit to Uruguay’s capital city didn’t go exactly as he had hoped. When Lucas was back in Fray Bentos, frightening words came through that he was in trouble.

Despite still being a nine-year-old, a brave nine-year-old traveled to Montevideo for trials with Penarol’s youth team in search of a professional contract. For Lucas;

The club, the city, and the opportunity were all big.

It was a long way from Little Lucas’ home to Montevideo and a long way from help when he reached Montevideo. Before and after his trials, he was supposed to stay in the capital.

It was unfortunate for Lucas to hear that he would no longer be able to live in his accommodation. His miserable 200-mile journey home was cut short by his lack of money at that point.

An Inspiring Rise To Fame

Lucas was still considered second fiddle to other Uruguayan senior players before Uruguay’s second World Cup match. In Uruguay’s matches against Egypt and Saudi Arabia, he did not even start.

Against Russia, Portugal, and France, Lucas, however, was in the starting eleven. After Lucas started proving himself at the tournament, all Uruguayan fans at home and abroad began to support him for every hustle and tussle he made especially against much bigger and stronger opponents.

The world cup tournament provided Lucas with the much-needed fame he deserved. During the tournament, he floored Cristiano Ronaldo in his match against Portugal. Despite reaching the quarterfinals, his Uruguayan team was unable to advance.

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Life Outside Of Soccer

Lucas Torreira is regarded as someone who values his humble beginnings more than anything else in life. Baller Torreira remembers the days when the Torreira family owned only a Vespa motorcycle. Lucas is regarded today as a progressive, original, and independent individual.

It is important for him to keep in touch with family and close friends, including teammates Hector Bellerin and Nacho Monreal. Lucas dislikes situations that are lonely, dull, or boring. Taking boat rides with Repetto or friends/family is something Lucas never hesitates to do.

Lucas Torreira Net Worth

In 2022, what will Lucas Torreira’s salary be?                     

In Aug 2022 Lucas Torreira signed a contract with Galatasaray that ends in 2026 and netting him a whopping salary of £1,500,000 per year. We have crunched the numbers, this means he earns £4,120 per day and £171 per hour!

‎Salary & Net Worth Updated 2022

Estimated Net Worth in 2022 (Approx)3.5 Million Euro (3.1 Million Pound)
Estimated Net Worth in 2021 (Approx)2.5 Million Euro
Annual or Per Year Salary£1,500,000
Per Month Salary£125,000
Per Week Salary£28,846
Per Day Salary£4,120
Per Hour Salary£171
Per Minute Salary£2.9
Current ContractWith Galatasaray
Contract Signed/ExtensionAug 8, 2022
Contract ExpiresJun 30, 2026
Contract Signing Amount or Transfer Fee$6.80 Million
Market Value$22.00 Million
Highest Market Value$60.50 Million (Jun 7, 2022)
Endorsements$1-$5 Million
Income SourceProfessional Footballer
Cars CollectionNot Available

His stock is on the rise thanks to his performances on the pitch. As of 2022 Lucas Torreira has an estimated net worth of around 3.5 million euros (3.1 million pounds), and his market value is about $22.00 million.

Lucas Torreira FIFA 22 Stats – Potential And Rating

Lucas Torreira is currently 26 years old and plays for Galatasaray as a defensive midfielder. He has an overall rating of 79 in FIFA 22 with a potential of 81. A 3-star rating was given to Torreira for his skillmoves.

Lucas Torreira FIFA 22 Stats

Overall Rating In FIFA 22

79

Potential In FIFA 22

81
Attacking
Skill
71Crossing
77Dribbling
61Finishing70Curve
59Heading Accuracy
72FK Accuracy
78Short Passing
73Long Passing
65Volleys79Ball Control
Power
Movement
78Shot Power
76Acceleration
52Jumping
72Ball Control
84Stamina
86Agility
68Strength
77Reactions
74Long Shots90Balance
Mentality
Goalkeeping
86Aggression
5GK Diving
80Interceptions
5GK Handling
68Positioning
13GK Kicking
74Vision
7GK Positioning
78Composure9GK Reflexes
Defending
79Defensive Awareness76Sliding Tackle
80Standing Tackle

Whenever he shoots, he prefers to use his right foot. His work rate is medium to high. According to our database, Torreira stands 166 cm tall and weighs 60 kg. Lucas Torreira currently wears the number 18 on his jersey.

Lucas Torreira Wife – Vittoria Repetto

There is a great woman behind every great man, or so the saying goes. Like Vittoria Repetto, behind almost every successful Uruguayan footballer is a glamorous wag. Torreira met Repetto shortly after returning from Uruguay to Italy when he enjoyed spells at Pescara and Sampdoria.

Lucas Torreira With His Girlfriend
Lucas Torreira With His Girlfriend

It is common for Beautiful Repetto to decide at some point not to wear makeup in order to maintain her natural beauty. Currently, Repetto is studying psychology. Her boyfriend and university demands require her to fly back and forth between England and Italy.

As she settles into life in North London with her boyfriend, beautiful, she reviews modeling contracts. The model has a curvy body and is certainly not shy in front of the camera.

Lucas Torreira Girlfriend
Lucas Torreira Girlfriend

In addition to taking selfies in beautiful places, the couple enjoys nothing more than taking selfies together. During a summer break, they were once seen enjoying corn on the cob together on the beach.

Club Career

Pescara

Torreira was called up to Pescara’s first team before the 2014–15 season, and he sat on the bench for the first time on 25 October 2014.

The 16 May 2015 match against Varese marked his senior debut in Serie B. In the 58th minute, he was replaced by Matteo Politano.

Sampdoria

  • For the 2015–16 season, Torreira stayed with Pescara on loan to gain first-team experience before moving to Sampdoria for €1.5 million on 1 July 2015.
  • He signed an official loan agreement with Pescara on 2 July. Torreira scored his first professional goal on August 9, 2015, against Sudtirol in the 2015-2016 Coppa Italia.
  • On 1 July 2016, Torreira returned to Sampdoria after his loan with Pescara ended.
  • Torreira made his Serie A debut at the Stadio Carlo Castellani on 21 August 2016.
  • Throughout the game, he played the entire game.
  • During the 2016–17 season, he became a regular for Sampdoria, and in the 2017–18 season, he scored crucial goals, including the second goal in Sampdoria’s 3–2 win over Juventus.

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Lucas Torreira With Arsenal

It is believed that Torreira signed for English club Arsenal for around £26 million on 10 July 2018.

Following the departure of Jack Wilshere, Torreira was given the number 11 shirt, previously worn by Mesut Ozil.

An impressive debut season and a runner-up finish in Europe

  • He made his Premier League debut against Manchester City on 12 August, coming on as a substitute in the 70th minute.
  • A 3–2 win over Cardiff City marked Torreira’s first assist of the season, setting up Alexandre Lacazette’s winning goal.
  • In Arsenal’s 4–2 win over FC Vorskla Poltava on 2 September, Torreira made his full debut and made his Europa League debut before being replaced by Matteo Guendouzi in the 57th minute.
  • Arsenal’s 1-1 draw with Liverpool drew praise from fans and pundits alike, with Torreira receiving the man-of-the-match award.
  • Against Tottenham Hotspur on 2 December, Torreira scored his first Arsenal goal and won the man-of-the-match award when he tapped in a pass from Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang to score the fourth goal in a 4-2 victory in the North London derby.
  • In the 83rd minute, Torreira scored his second goal at the Emirates Stadium in as many games with a bicycle kick against Huddersfield Town a week later.
  • Furthermore, Torreira was named Arsenal’s Man of the Match for the fifth consecutive time.
  • In the club’s reverse fixture against Tottenham at Wembley, Torreira was dismissed in stoppage time for a late challenge on Danny Rose.
  • It was Torreira’s first red card for Arsenal; although Arsenal appealed the ban, the FA rejected their appeal, so the ban would still result in a three-match suspension for Torreira.
  • Because of this, Torreira will be absent from Arsenal’s games against Manchester United, Newcastle United, and Everton.

2019–20: FA Cup win

  • In Arsenal’s 2–1 win over Burnley on 17 August, Torreira made his first appearance of the season.
  • As a substitute for Dani Ceballos in the 61st minute, Torreira scored Arsenal’s first goal of the season.
  • Early in the season, he struggled for playing time but returned to the starting lineup under new Arsenal manager Mikel Arteta.
  • In an FA Cup win over Portsmouth on 2 March, Torreira suffered a presumably season-ending ankle injury.
  • When the Premier League resumed in June, Torreira had enough time to recover from the COVID-19 pandemic and return to fitness.
  • For the remainder of the season, he played sparingly.

Atlético Madrid loan for 2020-21

Torreira joined Atlético Madrid on a season-long loan on 5 October 2020. A 2–0 La Liga win against Celta Vigo marked Torreira’s debut on 17 October.

In a 3–1 league win over Osasuna, he scored his first goal for the club off the bench.

Lucas Torreira 2021–22 Season- Loan to Fiorentina

Fiorentina announced on 25 August 2021 that Torreira would join them on loan from Arsenal until 30 June 2022. They would have the option of buying him next summer for around £13 million.

After being named in Italiano’s starting eleven, Torreira made his debut in Fiorentina’s 2–1 win over Atalanta on 12 September.

Lucas Torreira joins Galatasaray in 2022

In August 2022, Torriera signed a four-year contract with Super Lig club Galatasaray for €6 million.

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International Career

  • A paternal grandfather from Galicia brought Torreira to Uruguay and gave him Spanish ancestry through his paternal grandmother.
  • Prior to being capped by Uruguay, he was scouted by the senior Italy national football team.
  • Torreira was called up to the Uruguayan senior squad for the 2018 China Cup.
  • The 23 March China Cup semi-final saw him make his debut against the Czech Republic, winning 2–0.
  • He was named to Uruguay’s final 23-man squad for the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia in June 2018.
  • Torreira played in all five Uruguay games during the tournament, which served as a breakthrough for him.

Lucas Torreira Style Of Play

The Independent’s Jack Austin stated when Torreira signed for Arsenal in 2018 “Torreira is precisely the kind of no-nonsense midfielder the club has been searching for”, adding that during the 2018 World Cup, “he did his job as a deep-lying pivot in the middle of the park with no fuss or lack of discipline of a player who has established himself in Serie A,” despite his shortcomings, including his lack of height in aerial duels and inability to score goals.

Torreira often gets fouled and likes to shoot from a distance, according to sources. They also note that he makes tackles and plays short passes. The manager of Atlético Madrid, Diego Simeone, applauded Torreira’s work rate and speed on the pitch.

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FAQs

What is the age of Lucas Torreira?

Lucas Torreira is 26 years old.

What is the height of Lucas Torreira?

Lucas Torreira is 166 cm tall. Or 5 ft 5 in.

Which foot does Lucas Torreira prefer?

Lucas Torreira’s preferred foot is right.

Where is Lucas Torreira from?

Lucas Torreira is from Uruguay.

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Conclusion

After reading his biography, you will agree with me that Lucas Torreira worked so hard to achieve success. Even poor kids from the slum can dream big and achieve their dreams thanks to him.

It is important to note that his father and mother were key catalysts in his success story. His career life would not be the same without their contributions. They deserve all the accolades for what they have done.

In addition, his sibling’s and friends’ efforts should not be overlooked. As a result of them, he never experienced loneliness or depression during his childhood. Lucas Torreira has grown into a cheerful youth as a result of them.

Here Is An Appreciation Note For Your Consideration

Thank you for reading this engaging article about the life journey of the Uruguayan footballer. Hopefully, Lucas Torreira’s childhood story has made you believe that patience and persistence can overcome anything.

At WoodGram, we strive for fairness and accuracy in our biographies. Feel free to contact us or leave a comment below if you found anything fishy in the article on Lucas Torreira.

Gloria Estefan Biography, Age, Height, Husband, Net Worth & Wiki

Gloria Estefan is a singer, composer, producer, actor, and businesswoman of Cuban descent. She is widely regarded as the most successful crossover performer in music history, and she has lived in Miami for many years. She has sold over 130 million albums globally. Her five-decade-long career made her one among the top 100 best artist in the world.

In 1977, she released her debut studio album, Live Again/Renacer. Gloria has released an album practically each year since then, with the most recent being Miss Little Havana in 2011. Gloria has occasionally released many albums in a calendar year. She has released 30 studio albums in all. Many of these albums have been very successful commercially. They’ve also received critical praise. Estefan has earned seven Grammy Awards as a result of this.  Gloria has also received the Hispanic Heritage Award, the Congressional Medal of Honor from Ellis Island, the MTV Video Music Award, and the American Music Award for Lifetime Achievement.

Gloria Estefan
Gloria Estefan

Gloria Estefan Bio/Wiki

Birth NameGloria María Milagrosa Fajardo García de Estefan
Nick NameNot Known
Age65 years (as of 2022)
ReligionChristian
Sun Sign/Zodiac SignVirgo)
Birth PlaceHavana, Cuba
Date of Birth1 September 1957
NationalityCuban American
ResidenceMiami
Home TownHavana, Cuba
HobbiesWrite Poetry
Playing Guitar

Family

Mother's NameGloria Fajardo
Father's NameJose Fajardo
BrotherNot Available
SisterBecky Garcia

Gloria Estefan with her mother and sister
Gloria Estefan with her mother and sister

Boyfriends/Affairs

Affairs/BoyfriendsEmilio Estefan

Marital Status, Husband and Children

Husband/Spouse Emilio Estefan

Gloria Estefan with husband Emilio Estefan
Gloria Estefan with husband Emilio Estefan
Marriage Date Emilio Estefan (1978 to present)
ChildrenEmily Estefan
Nayib Estefan

Gloria Estefan with daughter Emily Estefan
Gloria Estefan with daughter Emily Estefan

Education

SchoolSt. Michael Archangel School
Our Lady of Lourdes Academy
College/UniversityUniversity of Miami
Educational QualificationBachelor of Arts in Psychology and a minor in French
ProfessionSinger
Composer
Producer
Actor
Businesswoman
Brands EndorsedNot Known
Career ManagerNot Known

Height, Weight, and Figure Measurements

Height (Approx.)in centimeters -157 cm
in meters - 1.57 m
in Feet and Inches - 5'2"
Weight (Approx.)in Kilograms - 62 kg
in Pounds - 137 lbs

Figure Measurements

Breast Size37 inches
Hips Size37 inches
Waist Size25 inches

Extra Ordinary Features

Race / EthnicitySpanish
Hair ColorDark Brown
Eye ColorBrown
S*xual OrientationStraight
Dress SizeNot Known
Shoe Size6.5 US

Favourite Things

Favourite FoodBeef Stew With Potatoes
Shrimp Creole
Favourite FruitRambutan
Chico fruit
Favourite ColorCopper
Plum
Favourite Shopping StreetCarnaby Street

Life Journey

Gloria Estefan was born in Havana, Cuba, to parents José Fajardo and Gloria Garcia, into a middle-class family. Gloria Fajardo, Estefan’s mother, won an international competition as a youngster and was offered a job dubbing Shirley Temple’s films in Spanish by Hollywood.

In 1974, Estefan became a naturalized US citizen under the name Gloria Garcia Fajardo, representing the shift from the Spanish naming pattern of father’s surname followed by mother’s surname to mother’s maiden name as a middle name with father’s surname last.

Estefan was baptized Catholic and became a part of the prestigious National Honor Society at St. Michael Archangel School as well as the Our Lady of Lourdes Academy in Miami.  In 1979 She earned a degree from the University of Miami with a Bachelor of Arts in psychology and a minor in French.

Estefan was employed as an English cum Spanish cum French translator for Miami International Airport Customs Department while attending university and then was contacted by the CIA as a prospective employee due to her linguistic skills.

While still at college, she befriended Emilio Estefan, the leader of the band Miami Latin Boys.  He invited her sing with them for an event. The band members were so mesmerized by her performance that they asked her to join his band and renamed the band Miami Sound Machine.

Gloria rose to prominence as the lead singer on the band’s 1987 album Let it Loose, for which she received top credit. Soon she left the band and pursued her solo career

Cuts Both Ways, her debut studio album as a solo artist, was released in 1989. The record went on to become a top seller, solidifying her status as a solo artist. In 1990, she was in a horrible automobile accident that threatened to end her career.

Gloria Estefan had a near to death experience. But, ever persistent, she surprised physicians by bouncing back to health and was soon able to perform again. Into the Light, her first conceptual album was released in 1991.

Mi Tierra, her 1993 Spanish album, was released. Her record, which became one of the most well-known Latin albums of the year, had elements of Latin and Cuban music.

For five long decades, Estefan kept on making music and entertaining people with her albums. She is said to be most successful crossover artist ever. Her half a century career made her one among the top 100 best selling singer singers in the world.

Gloria Estefan Net Worth

Gloria Estefan is multi-millionaire with a net worth of $500 million.

Estimated Net Worth in 2022 (Approx)$500 Million
Estimated Net Worth in 2021 (Approx)$500 Million
Annual SalaryNot Available
Income SourceSinger (sold more than 100 million Music Albums as of 2021)

Gloria Estefan is one of the top 100 best-selling music artists of all time, with over 130 million albums sold globally. Her multimillion-dollar net worth stems from a five-decade career in music.

Emilio and Gloria purchased a 1.4-acre beachfront home on Star Island in Miami for $1.84 million in 1993. The house was sold for $35 million in 2021.

Music Career

  • While playing during a church group rehearsal in 1975, Gloria and her cousin Merci met Emilio Estefan. Emilio, a member of the Miami Latin Boys’ band, invited Gloria and Merci to sing two spontaneous Cuban songs at a wedding. The Miami Latin Boys were so pleased that they invited the two sisters to join the band, and late renamed the band  Miami Sound Machine.
  • Until 1989, the group released many albums and had a streak of successful songs. The band was recognized on their 1985 album Primitive Love. In 1987  Gloria Estefan was featured prominently on their album Let It Loose.
  • The ban was abandoned in 1989, and since then, Estefan has been billed as a solo artist.
  • Her reputation grew in 1988, following the international chart triumph of her single Anything for You.
  • Cuts Both Ways, her best-selling album to date, was released in late 1989. The album featured big singles such as Don’t Wanna Lose You, which reached No. 1 on the Billboard Hot 100. The songs Oye Mi Canto, Here We Are and Cuts Both Ways all reached No. 1 on the Hot Adult Contemporary Tracks list in the United States.
  • Estefan reappeared in the charts in early 1991 with her concept album Into the Light which featured songs such as Coming Out of the Dark, Seal Our Fate, and Live for Loving You were among the album’s singles. Her single Coming Out of  Dark charted at No. 1 in the United States. The album was eventually certified platinum in the United Kingdom and double platinum in the United States.
  • Gloria Estefan Greatest Hits was published in 1992, and it featured the American smash ballads I See Your Smile and Always Tomorrow, as well as the international popular dance track, Go Away.
  • Estefan launched her debut Spanish album, Mi Tierra, in June 1993. The album went on to achieve multi-platinum in Spain and the United States, as well as winning the Grammy Award for Best Tropical Latin Album.
  • Christmas Through Your Eyes, Estefan’s first Christmas album, was released in September 1993. The album earned Platinum in the United States and featured the songs Silent Night and This Christmas.
  • Abriendo Puertas, Estefan’s second Spanish-language album, won her second Grammy Award for Best Tropical Latin Album in 1995. Tres Deseos” and Abriendo Puertas” were two No. 1 dance singles, while Más Allá and Abriendo Puertas were two No. 1 Latin singles.
  • Estefan’s platinum selling album Destiny, which included Reach, was released in 1996. The song was chosen as the official theme for the 1996 Summer Olympics in Atlanta.
  • Gloria!, her eighth solo album, was released on June 2, 1998. The CD combined disco with rhythm from Salsa music and a Latin feel. The album was certified Gold and scored No. 23 on the Billboard 200.
  • Alma Caribea, her seventh album, was launched in May 2000. It was her third album in Spanish, and it focused on Caribbean beats.  No Me Dejes De Querer and Por Un Beso were among the album’s Spanish hits. In 2001, Estefan won her third Grammy Award for Best Traditional Tropical Latin Album for album.
  • Unwrapped was Estefan’s third studio album, released in 2003.
  • The Essentials, a two-CD compilation, was published by Sony in October 2006. Gloria Estefan made many radio and television appearances to promote The Essential Gloria Estefan, which featured her songs from 1984 to 2003.
  • She received two Latin Grammy Awards in 2008, one for Best Traditional Tropical Album and the other for Best Tropical Song.
  • Miss Little Havana, Estefan’s new dance studio album, was released in the United States on September 27, 2011. The Standards was released in September 2013 by Estefan.
  • The CD includes partnerships withDave Koz,  Laura Pausini, and Joshua Bell, as well as a collection of Great American Songbook tunes.
  • Estefan revealed in 2020 that she was re-recording her whole discography with Brazilian beats and four original music for an album called Brazil305. On June 12, 2020, she launched the album’s first single, Cuando Hay Amor.

Facts

  • Gloria has sold more than 100 million records globally, with 31.5 million sales in the United States alone. Gloria Maria Milagros Fajardo Garcia De Estefan was born in Havana, Cuba.
  • Gloria was only permitted to perform on weekends as a student at the University of Miami.
  • She earned a bachelor’s degree in psychology with a minor in French from the University of Miami in 1979.
  • Because of her linguistic skills, Gloria worked as an English/Spanish/French translator at the Miami airport.
  • Gloria has two children, Nayib and Emily. Gloria is the author of two children’s books that have reached the
  • New York Times best-seller list.
  • Gloria has thus far released 15 albums. Gloria and her husband Emilio live on Star Island.

FAQs

What is Gloria Estefan’s most famous song?

Coming Out of the Dark.

What is Gloria Estefan’s nationality?

Cuban American.

What age is Gloria Estefan?

65 years.

Who are Gloria Estefan’s parents?

Gloria Estefan parents are José Fajardo and Gloria García.

How much is Gloria Estefan worth?

$500 million.

How is Gloria Estefan so rich?

Gloria Estefan sold more than 100 million albums in her career.

What is Gloria Estefan’s birthday?

1 September 1957.

Parineeti Chopra Bio, Age, Family, Sister, Movies, Net Worth & Wiki

Parineeti Chopra is a well-known Indian actress and singer. She mainly appears in Hindi movies. She came into the limelight by playing the role of Zoya in the movieIshaqzaade. She is a winner of numerous accolades, including a Filmfare and National Film Award. She is an Indian Film Actress & Singer who works in Bollywood Industry.

Parineeti Chopra was born in a Hindu Family on 22 October 1988 in Ambala, Haryana, India.  Her father’s name is Pawan Chopra, a businessman, and her mother’s name is Reena Chopra. She has 2 brothers, Sahaj Chopra and Shivang Chopra. Parineeti is the cousin of actresses Priyanka Chopra, Meera Chopra, and Barbie Handa. She was rumored to be in a relationship with director Maneesh Sharma. Chopra is supposedly dating Chant Desai, who worked as an assistant director in Agneepath.

Parineeti Chopra
Parineeti Chopra

Parineeti Chopra Wiki/Bio

Birth NameParineeti Chopra
Nick NameTisha, Pari
Age(as in 2022) 34 Years
Debut• Film: Ladies vs Ricky Bahl (2011)
• Singing: Maana Ke Hum Yaar Nahin
ReligionHinduism
Sun Sign/Zodiac SignLibra
Birth PlaceAmbala, Haryana, India
Date of Birth22 October 1988
NationalityIndian
ResidenceSea-facing flat in Bandra, Mumbai
Home TownAmbala, Haryana, India
HobbiesDancing, Singing, Meditation, Reading, Swimming, and Workout

Family

Mother's NameReena Chopra
Father's NamePawan Chopra (Businessman)
Parineeti Chopra Family
Parineeti Chopra Family
Brother• Shivang Chopra
• Sahaj Chopra
SisterNot Known

Boyfriends/Affairs

Affairs/Boyfriends• Maneesh Sharma (Director, Rumour)
• Charit Desai (Assistant Director, Rumour)

Marital Status, Husband and Children

Husband/SpouseUnmarried
Marriage DateNot Known
ChildrenNot Known

Education

SchoolConvent of Jesus and Mary, Ambala
College/UniversityManchester Business School, Manchester, England
Educational QualificationHonors Degree in Business, Finance, and Economics
ProfessionActress
Brands EndorsedNot Known
Career ManagerNot Known

Height, Weight, and Figure Measurements

Height (Approx.)in centimeters- 165 cm
in meters- 1.65 m
in Feet Inches- 5’ 5”
Weight (Approx.)in Kilograms - 70 kg
in Pounds - 155 lbs

Figure Measurements

Breast Size35 inches
Hips Size27 inches
Waist Size35 inches

Extra Ordinary Features

Race / EthnicityHindu
Hair ColorBlack
Eye ColorBrown
S*xual OrientationStraight
Dress Size4 US
Shoe Size8 US

Style Quotient

Car Collection• Audi A6
• Jaguar XJL

Favourite Things

Favourite ActressRani Mukerji
Favourite ActorsSaif Ali Khan
Favourite FilmPakeezah, Kuch Kuch Hota Hai, Barfi
Favourite MusiciansSonu Nigam, Sunidhi Chauhan, A.R. Rahman, Amit Trivedi, Beyoncé
Favourite SongsJust a Dream by Nelly, Hey Baby Pitbull and T-Pain, Loca by Shakira, Who's that
Favourite FoodRajma-Chawal, Kadhi Chicken, Pizza and Margarita
Favourite PerfumeNarciso Rodriguez, 212 VIP and Acqua Di Gio
Favourite RestaurantPing Pong, Mangi Ferra, Indigo in Mumbai
Favourite DestinationGoa, London
Controversies• In early 2016, Rishi Kapoor made fun of Parineeti after she was given an award for losing weight, by saying that "I couldn’t believe it when they recently gave an award to Parineeti for losing weight. Can someone please give me an award for gaining weight?"
• She faced body-shaming for her weight before she did films and also when she put on weight during her early days in Bollywood. After she lost a huge amount of weight, it was termed as her answer to the shamers. But a recent video, also featuring Alia Bhatt, where Parineeti was advising her friend to ‘eat less, become thin’ while wishing her on his birthday. People on Twitter termed her as ‘fake’, ‘obnoxious’, and ‘obsessed with body image’.

Life Journey

Parineeti Chopra attended the Convent of Jesus and Mary, Ambala, and went to Manchester Business School, Manchester, England for further studies. She got a triple honors degree in Business, Finance, and Economics. Parineeti was a studious child and always bagged one of the top 3 positions in her class. Chopra achieved the AIR #1 in SSC exams and was honored by Prathiba Patil, the then President of India. She always wanted to be an Investment Banker.

In the year 2009, during the economic collapse of the UK, Chopra was unable to get a job in London and hence returned to India. She joined Yash Raj Films as a public relations consultant. While Parineeti was working for the promotions of the movie Band Baaja Baaraat, it was then that she chose to become an actress. Parineeti resigned from her executive job to attend an acting school.

Parineeti Chopra Net Worth

According to Woodgram, Parineeti Chopra’s estimated Net Worth, Salary, Income, Cars, Lifestyles & much more details have been updated below.

Estimated Net Worth in 2022 (Approx)$1 Million - $5 Million
Estimated Net Worth in 2021 (Approx)Under Review
SalaryINR 2-4 crore/film
Income SourceActress

Noted, right now, We don’t have sufficient info about Cars, Monthly/Yearly Salary, etc. We will update soon.

Career

In 2011, Parineeti Chopra made her acting debut with the film Ladies vs Ricky Bahr Although she portrayed a supporting role in the movie, her performance was critically acclaimed and won her a Filmfare Award for Best Female Debut. Next, she starred in “Ishaqzaade” opposite Arjun Kapoor. Parineeti played the role of a tomboy Muslim girl who marries a Hindu boy.  The movie got positive reviews from analysts, and she earned crucial acclaim for her performance.

She next performed alongside Sushant Singh Rajput and Vaani Kapoor in the romantic comedy-drama Shuddh Desi Romance in 2013. Her first of three releases of 2014 was romantic comedy Hasee Toh Phasee under Dharma Productions, her first performance outside the Yash Raj Films banner. Parineeti starred in the role of a mad scientist opposite Sidharth Malhotra and Adah Sharma.

Her dowry-based social comedy movie Daawat-e-Ishq marked was the second collaboration with Faisal. She was cast as Gulrez “Gullu” Qadir, a middle-class salesgirl from Hyderabad alongside Aditya Roy Kapur and Anupam Kher.

In 2016, Chopra gave a cameo appearance and shot a dance number “Jaaneman Aah” with Varun Dhawan for Rohit Dhawan’s directorial Dishoom. After a 3-year vacation from full-time acting, she returned to screen in 2017 with Yash Raj Films’ romantic drama Meri Pyaari Bindu along with Ayushmann Khurana. Parineeti portrayed the titular character, Bindu, and made her playback singing debut with 2 versions of the song Maana Ke Hum Yaar Nahin. In 2018, she appeared in the romantic comedy film Namaste England, alongside Arjun Kapoor. In 2019, Chopra’s first appearance was in a brief role in the war film Kesari opposite Akshay Kumar. Parineet’s 2nd release was Jabariya Jodi with Sidharth Malhotra, a romantic action comedy, based upon the tradition of groom kidnapping, prevailing in Bihar.

Movies List

2011Ladies vs Ricky Bahl
2012Ishaqzaade
2013Shuddh Desi Romance
2014Hasee Toh Phasee
Daawat-e-Ishq
Kill Dil
2016Dishoom
2017Meri Pyaari Bindu
Golmaal Again
2018Namaste England
2019Kesari
Jabariya Jodi

TV Shows & Serials List

2014India's Best Cinestars Ki Khoj
Dor
2015Man's World

Facts About Parineeti Chopra

  • Does Parineeti Chopra drink alcohol? Not Known
  • Does Parineeti Chopra smoke? No
  • Parineeti worked for the popular football club Manchester United as one of the team leaders for the catering during the matches.
  • She never wanted to become an actress and aspired to become an investment banker.
  • When Parineeti was working as a PA to Rani Mukerji, she advised her to try her luck in acting.
  • Parineeti used to weigh around 86 kg, but after contracting a three-film deal with Yash Raj Films, she drop around 25 kg.
  • She is addicted to tea.
  • She doesn’t like to wear costly clothes, she prefers wearing good clothes and she doesn’t care if they are branded or not.
  • Very few fans know that Parineeti is also a trained singer, she has done B.A. (Hons.) in Music.
  • She is phobic about plane-landing.
  • She is a gadget freak.

FAQs

Who is more beautiful between Parineeti Chopra and Shraddha Kapoor?

It’s not just the color or skin which makes a person beautiful, it’s the personality and attitude which makes a person attractive. Looking at the personality, Parineeti clearly wins here but according to facial beauty, Shraddha has no match.

Which is the best Parineeti Chopra movie

It would be her performance in Hasee to Phasee. Though the movie won’t any big of a critical or commercial success, but her performance was something that kept us hooked throughout the run-time of the film.

How is Parineeti Chopra different than her contemporaries?

Since Parineeti Chopra is one of the finest actresses in Indian cinema but apart from this, she is also a good singer.

What is the age of Parineeti Chopra?

34 years (22 October 1988).

Jose Izquierdo Biography, Age, Wife, FIFA 22, Career, Net Worth & Wiki

A Colombian professional footballer, Jose Heriberto Izquierdo Mena (born 7 July 1992) plays as a left winger for the Colombian national team. From a very early age, Jose had a passion for football. Although his parents wanted him to play tennis, his tennis coach spotted that football was his natural game and that switching sports would benefit him. Prior to becoming a winger, he was a goalkeeper. After his brother’s death in an accident, he stopped playing football and returned to play after a few years.

As a result, he joined Deportivo Pereira. On June 7, 2017, he made his international debut against Spain in Murcia. During the last two minutes of the game, he played only two minutes. There was a 2-2 draw in the match. In only his second game, he scored his first international goal against Cameroon on 13 June 2017. Jose scored the fourth goal as Colombia won 4-0. His club career began with Deportivo Izquierdo in 2010. During his time with them, he made 69 appearances. For them, he has scored four goals. Once Caldas became his new home in 2013. A total of 12 goals were scored by him in 40 appearances for them. Before joining Club Brugge, he spent only one season with them.

So far, this has been his most successful club stint. So far, he has scored 34 goals in 84 appearances. In 2016, he won the Belgian Golden Shoe award. Jose is largely responsible for Brugge’s success. Brighton & Hove Albion signed him in 2017. So far, he has scored five goals in 28 appearances. The Belgian Cup 2014-15, the Belgian First Division 2015-16, and the Belgian Super Cup 2016 have all been won by him with Club Brugge. A Belgian Golden Shoe was awarded to him in 2016 as part of his individual record.

Jose Izquierdo
Jose Izquierdo

Jose Izquierdo Bio/Wiki

The table below reveals concise information about Jose Izquierdo. It gives you the ability to read through the Colombian footballer’s profile as fast as possible.

Birth NameJosé Heriberto Izquierdo Mena
Nickname/ Popular Name/ Shirt NameJose Izquierdo
Age30 (as in 2022) Years
ReligionChristianity
Sun Sign/Zodiac SignCancer
Birth PlacePereira, Colombia
Date of Birth7 July 1992
NationalityColombian
ResidencePereira, Colombia
Home TownPereira, Colombia
Food HabitNon-Vegetarian
HobbiesWatching Movies, Horse Riding, Swimming

Parents/Family

Mother's NameJovita del Carmen Mena
Jose Izquierdo With His Mother
Jose Izquierdo With His Mother
Father's NameRector Jose Heriberto Izquierdo
Jose Izquierdo With His Father
Jose Izquierdo With His Father
Brother(s)• Late - Diego Julian
Sister(s)• Valeria Izquierdo
• Monimerr Izquierdo
• Erika Izquierdo
Jose Izquierdo Family
Jose Izquierdo Family

Girlfriends/Affairs

Affairs/GirlfriendsNot Available

Marital Status, Wife and Children

Wife/SpouseNot Available
ChildrenDaughter(s)- None
Son(s)- None

Education

SchoolDeportivo Pereira youth academy
College/UniversityDeportivo Pereira youth academy
Educational QualificationGraduated
ProfessionProfessional Footballer
Brands EndorsedAdidas
Career Manager/ Player AgentGo Pro Sport Management

Football Profile

Debut For Current Club TeamWithout Club
(Last club: Club Brugge- joined in 2014)
Debut For Current Senior International Team• 2017: Colombian national football team
Jersey Number (2022-23)• -- (Without Club)
• 21 (Colombian national football team)
Current Teams
• Without Club
• Colombian national football team
Coach/Mentor/ManagerNéstor Lorenzo
PositionForward And Midfielder
FootRight
Strengths
• Tackling
• Interceptions
• Marking
• Jumping
• Passing
• Crossing
Weaknesses
• Strength
• Heading
• Balance
AchievementsClub Brugge
• Belgian First Division: 2015–16, 2021–22
• Belgian Cup: 2014–15
• Belgian Super Cup: 2016
Individual
• Belgian Golden Shoe: 2016

Height, Weight, and Figure Measurements

Height (Approx.)in centimeters- 171 cm
in meters- 1.71 m
in feet inches- 5'7"
Weight (Approx.)in kilograms- 73 kg
in pounds- 161 lbs

Figure Measurements

Chest Size41 inches
Biceps Size13 inches
Waist Size32 inches

Extra Ordinary Features

Race / EthnicityColombian
Hair ColorBlack
Eye ColorBlack
S*xual OrientationStraight
Distinctive Features
Not Available
Dress Size7 U.S.
Shoe Size9 U.S.

Favourite Things

Favorite Playing Position
Forward
Favorite CarNot Available
Favorite FoodFruits and Veg
Favorite PlayerNot Available
Favorite Pet AnimalDog
Favorite Cell Phone/BrandIphone

Jose Izquierdo Net Worth

In 2022, what will Jose Izquierdo’s salary be?

Currently a free agent, he played most recently for Club Brugge. In Aug 2014 Jose Izquierdo signed a contract with Club Brugge that ended already in Jul 2022 which netted him a whopping salary of £109,200 per year. We have crunched the numbers, this means he earns £300 per day and £12.5 per hour!

‎Salary & Net Worth Updated 2022

Estimated Net Worth in 2022 (Approx)7 Million Euro (6 Million Pound)
Estimated Net Worth in 2021 (Approx)6 Million Euro
SALARY UPDATE 2022His current club salary and several other earnings are included in the salary data below.
Annual or Per Year Salary£109,200
Per Month Salary£9,100
Per Week Salary£2,100
Per Day Salary£300
Per Hour Salary£12.5
Per Minute Salary£0.2
Current ContractWithout Club
Contract Signed/ExtensionJul 1, 2022
Contract Expires--
Contract Signing Amount or Transfer Fee--
Market Value$1.32 Million
Highest Market Value$15.40 Million (Jun 6, 2017)
Endorsements$1-$5 Million
Income SourceProfessional Footballer
Cars CollectionNot Available

His stock is on the rise thanks to his performances on the pitch. Jose Izquierdo has an estimated net worth of around 7 million euros (6 million Pounds), and his market value is about $1.32 million.

Jose Izquierdo FIFA 22 – Potential And Rating

In FIFA 22, Jose Izquierdo has an overall rating of 71 with a potential of 71. Jose Izquierdo has got a 4-star skillmoves rating.

Jose Izquierdo FIFA 22 Stats

Overall Rating In FIFA 22

71

Potential In FIFA 22

71
Attacking
Skill
72Crossing
74Dribbling
63Finishing75Curve
60Heading Accuracy
34FK Accuracy
69Short Passing
61Long Passing
56Volleys74Ball Control
Power
Movement
78Shot Power
80Acceleration
63Jumping
74Ball Control
45Stamina
84Agility
53Strength
63Reactions
75Long Shots83Balance
Mentality
Goalkeeping
27Aggression
13GK Diving
39Interceptions
8GK Handling
67Positioning
12GK Kicking
67Vision
7GK Positioning
68Composure13GK Reflexes
Defending
49Defensive Awareness30Sliding Tackle
21Standing Tackle

He prefers to shoot with his right foot. His workrates are Medium / High. Jose Izquierdo’s height is 171 cm and his weight is estimated at 73 kg according to our database. Currently, Jose Izquierdo is playing with number 21.

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Club Career

Left began playing football at an early age, initially as a goalkeeper before moving outfield to play as a midfielder or winger. Although his parents wanted him to become a tennis player, Izquierdo “consistently preferred to kick tennis balls with his feet rather than using rackets, and his teacher immediately advised him to switch to his preferred sport”.

After the death of his brother in a traffic accident, Izquierdo abandoned football for several years before returning to join Deportivo Pereira. A year after joining Once Caldas from Deportivo Pereira, Izquierdo moved to Club Brugge.

Club Brugge

  • The 2014–15 season saw Izquierdo score 13 Belgian Pro League goals for Club Brugge, as well as making six UEFA Europa League appearances. Having finished first in their group in the competition’s group stage, Brugge advanced to the quarter-finals before losing 1–0 on aggregate to Ukrainian club FC Dnipro.
  • In both legs of the quarter-final, he started.
  • With Club Brugge, Izquierdo won the Belgian Pro League in the 2015–16 season, finishing top of the table during the regular season and winning the Championship play-offs.
  • As a member of Brugge’s UEFA Europa League team, he scored seven league goals in 24 appearances in the Pro League.
  • As a result of his outstanding performances throughout the season at Brugge, he was also awarded the Belgian Golden Shoe award for 2016.
  • Club Brugge dominated the Belgian First Division A season in 2016–17 with Izquierdo scoring 14 Belgian First Division A goals, including braces against Oostende and Mouscron, as well as a hat-trick against Charleroi on May 5, 2017.
  • On 22 November 2016, he also scored one goal in the UEFA Champions League against English champions Leicester City.
  • A thumping finish followed by a terrific solo run was described as Izquierdo’s goal against Leicester.

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Brighton And Hove Albion

  • According to reports, Brighton & Hove Albion signed Izquierdo for a record fee of £13.5 million with Club Brugge on 10 August 2017.
  • He will join Brighton subject to medical clearance and international clearance, as well as a successful work permit application.
  • The Brighton medical for Izquierdo was passed on 12 August 2017, and his work permit hearing is scheduled for Wednesday, 13 August 2017.
  • The club confirmed on 16 August 2017 that Izquierdo had been granted a work permit and that he would be joining Brighton.
  • Taking the number 19 shirt and signing a four-year contract with the club, he was officially unveiled as a Brighton player on 21 August.
  • In a 0–0 away draw against Watford on 26 August 2017, Left made his Premier League debut for Brighton as a second-half substitute.
  • During Brighton’s 3–0 away win against West Ham United on 20 October 2017, Izquierdo scored his first goal, a spectacular curled effort from a distance.
  • In a 2–2 home draw against Stoke City on 20 November, he scored his second league goal of the season.
  • In an eventual 3–1 victory, he scored another speculator goal against West Ham on 3 February 2018, curling it over everyone from the corner edge of the penalty area to give The Seagulls a 2–1 lead.
  • During Brighton’s 2–2 home draw with AFC Bournemouth on 1 January 2018, Izquierdo provided two assists, earning him the award for Man of the Match.
  • Izquierdo has been injured numerous times during his time in Sussex, including having knee surgery, resulting in him not being able to play any games for The Seagulls this season.

Season 2020–21

  • Izquierdo was still recovering from his injuries at the start of the 2020–21 season but returned to action with Brighton’s U23s in Premier League 2, where he scored one goal and contributed an assist in five appearances before another injury setback occurred in December 2020, this time to his hamstring.
  • A 1–0 victory over Tottenham Hotspur marked his return to the senior matchday squad on 31 January 2021.
  • As a substitute for Leandro Trossard in the 82nd minute of the 1–0 away loss to already relegated Sheffield United on 24 April 2021, Izquierdo made his first appearance for the first team in almost two and a half years.
  • After returning to play, Izquierdo admitted to the media that while injured, he feared his career had ended because he was told, “There was a possibility of not playing again.”
  • Commenting on speculation regarding his future at the club, he stated, “I would prefer to remain in the Premier League for the remainder of my life. It is the best league in the world for me.”
  • The NFL announced on 4 June 2021 that Izquierdo would be released when his contract expires on 30 June 2021 after playing one game in the 2020–21 season.
  • During his four seasons with the Seagulls, he made 54 appearances, scoring five times and helping the club make its mark in the Premier League.

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Return To Brugge

Initially, he was expected to continue recovering from his injuries and not play right away after returning to Club Brugge on 31 August 2021.

However, Brugge registered him as a player.

International Career

Izquierdo made his Colombian national team debut in June 2017 against Spain and Cameroon. In a 4–0 win over Cameroon on 13 June 2017, he scored his first international goal.

He was named to Colombia’s 23-man squad for the 2018 World Cup in Russia in June. The only game he played was Colombia’s first group game against Japan.

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FAQs

How old is Jose Izquierdo?

Jose Izquierdo is 30 years old as of 2022. 

How tall is Jose Izquierdo?

Jose Izquierdo is 171 cm or 5 ft 7 in tall.

Which is Jose Izquierdo’s preferred foot?

Jose Izquierdo’s preferred foot is right.

Where is Jose Izquierdo from?

Jose Izquierdo is from Colombia.

Conclusion

After reading his biography, you will agree with me that Jose Izquierdo worked so hard to achieve success. Even poor kids from the slum can dream big and achieve their dreams thanks to him.

It is important to note that his father and mother were key catalysts in his success story. His career life would not be the same without their contributions. They deserve all the accolades for what they have done.

In addition, his sibling’s and friends’ efforts should not be overlooked. As a result of them, he never experienced loneliness or depression during his childhood. Jose Izquierdo has grown into a cheerful youth as a result of them.

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Here Is An Appreciation Note For Your Consideration

Thank you for reading this engaging article about the life journey of the Colombian footballer. Hopefully, Jose Izquierdo’s childhood story has made you believe that patience and persistence can overcome anything.

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Tovino Thomas Bio, Movies, Wife, Family, Age, Net Worth & Wiki




Tovino Thomas is a well-known Indian actor and model. He is mostly known for his work in Malayalam and Tamil industry. The actor rose to fame for playing the role of Perumpparambil Appu in Malayalam movie Ennu Ninte Moideen. In 2018, he topped in the list of most desirable men published by Kochi Times. He has millions of followers on his Social Media accounts from all over the world who love him a lot.

Tovino Thomas was born in a high-class Syro-Malabar Catholic family on 21 January 1989 in Irinjalakuda, Kerala, India. His father’s name is Ellikal Thomas who was an advocate and his mother’s name is Sheela Thomas, a homemaker. He has a brother named Tingston Thomas and a sister named Dhanya Thomas.

Tovino Thomas is married to his childhood friend Lidiya. They have known each other since their school days and were in love since then. Lidiya is an engineer by profession. She has supported her husband a lot and knew from the beginning that he was born to be an actor. Hence, after completing their studies when they started thinking about their careers, she suggested him to think about getting into movies.

Like any other normal couple, they too have battled for their love and eventually make it a success. And finally, they tied the knot on 25 October 2014 in a lavish wedding ceremony accompanied by their friends and family. The couple is blessed with a beautiful daughter named Izza Tovino who was born on 11 January 2016. He often shares amazing pictures with his wife and daughter on his Instagram account.

Tovino Thomas
Tovino Thomas

Tovino Thomas Wiki/Bio

Birth NameTovino Thomas
Nick NameTovi
Age(as in 2022) 33 Years
DebutFilm: Prabhuvinte Makkal (Mollywood, 2012)
Famous RolePerumparambil Appu in film Ennu Ninte Moideen (Mollywood, 2015)
ReligionChristian
Sun Sign/Zodiac SignAquarius
Birth PlaceIrinjalakuda, Kerala, India
Date of Birth21 January 1989
NationalityIndian
ResidenceNot Known
Home TownIrinjalakuda, Kerala, India
HobbiesTraveling and Playing Sports

Family

Mother's NameSheela Thomas
Father's NameEllikkal Thomas (Advocate)
Tovino Thomas Family
Tovino Thomas Family
BrotherTingston Thomas
SisterDhanya Thomas

Girlfriends/Affairs

Affairs/GirlfriendsLidiya

Marital Status, Wife and Children

Wife/SpouseLidiya
Tovino Thomas Wife
Tovino Thomas Wife
Marriage Date25 October 2014
ChildrenIzza Tovino

Education

School• Don Bosco Higher Secondary School, Irinjalakuda, Kerala
• St. Mary's Higher Secondary School, Irinjalakuda, Kerala
College/UniversityTamil Nadu College of Engineering, Coimbatore, India
Educational QualificationB.Tech in Electronics & Communication (ECE)
ProfessionActor
Brands Endorsed• Silver Storm Theme Park in Athirappilly
• Indulekha Hair Care Oil
Career ManagerNot Known

Height, Weight, and Figure Measurements

Height (Approx.)in centimeters- 177 cm
in meters- 1.77 m
in Feet Inches- 5’ 10”
Weight (Approx.)in Kilograms- 75 kg
in Pounds- 165 lbs

Figure Measurements

Chest Size41 Inches
Biceps Size14 Inches
Waist Size33 Inches

Extra Ordinary Features

Race / EthnicitySyro-Malabar Catholic
Hair ColorBlack
Eye ColorBlack
S*xual OrientationStraight
Dress SizeNot Known
Shoe Size10 Inches

Favourite Things

Favourite BooksThe White Tiger by Aravind Adiga, The 3 Mistakes of My Life by Chetan Bhagat, The Oath of the Vayuputras by Amish Tripathi
Favourite ActorsMammootty
Favourite TV ShowsMr. Bean (1990-1995), The Big Bang Theory (2007 to present)
Favourite FilmsBollywood: Mumbai Meri Jaan (2008), Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara (2011)
Hollywood: Life of Pi (2012)
ControversiesNot Known

Life Journey

Tovino Thomas completed his schooling from Don Bosco Higher Secondary School and St. Mary’s Higher Secondary School, Irinjalakuda, Kerala. Later, He went to Tamil Nadu College of Engineering, Coimbatore, India, and completed his graduation in B.Tech (Electronics & Communication).

Tovino Thomas began her career as a model and appeared in numerous commercials such as Silver storm Theme Park in Athirappilly, Indulekha Hair Care Oil, and a few others. He first appeared in the Malayalam film Prabhuvinte Makkal in 2012. Before continuing his acting career, he worked as an assistant -realizer in ‘Theevram’ Roopesh Peethambaran. He was noticed for playing the role of the villain in ABCD (2013). After playing several supporting roles in movies.

Tovino Thomas Net Worth

According to Woodgram, Tovino Thomas’s estimated Net Worth, Salary, Income, Cars, Lifestyles & many more details have been updated below. Let’s check, How Rich is Tovino Thomas in 2022?

Estimated Net Worth in 2022 (Approx)$1 Million - $5 Million
Estimated Net Worth in 2021 (Approx)Under Review
Annual SalaryUnder Review
Income SourceActor

Noted, Right now, We don’t have enough information about Cars, Monthly/Yearly Salary, etc. We will update soon.

Career

Tovino and Mohanlal starred in the film Koothara in 2014. In the 2015 movie’ Ennu Ninte Moideen,’ he described the role of Perumparambil Appu and won praise. He portrayed the character of The jus Varkey in Guppy( 2016).

Tovino played the role of a policeman in 2017, performing the horror film Ezra, with Prithviraj. At the box office, the film earned Rs 50 crore. His next film venture was Oru Mexican Aparatha, a college politician, who played the lead role of Pauly. The film was successful in a box office. His next movie in 2017 was a sports comedy by Basil Joseph –Goda. Tovino and his director John Paul George have announced and named Guppy their own production company.

The film Tharangam( 2017) was released on 29 September and received many positive comments from the critics, Arun Dominic’s black humor style. Tovino released many films in 2018, while Aami and Theevandi at the box office were successful. In Maari 2, he played the role of a villain, and Dhanush was the male lead. He was a part of Virus, Tick Tock, Kalki, Ente Ummante Peru, Lucifer, and Uyarain addition to Maari 2. He was recently seen in films like Kalki and Edakkad Battalion 06. Tovino’s upcoming films are Pallichattambi, 563 St. Charles Street, and Thallumala. He recently appeared in a Malayalam web series titled Karikku: Gym boys.

Movies List

2012Prabhuvinte Makkal
2013ABCD
August Club
20147th Day
Koothara
2015You Too Brutus
Onnam Loka Mahayudham
Ennu Ninte Moideen
Charlie
2016Monsoon Mangoes
2 Penkuttikal
Style
Guppy
2017Oru Mexican Aparatha
Ezra
Godha
Tharangam
Mayanadhi
2018Aami
Naam
Abhiyum Anuvum/Abhiyude Katha Anuvinteyum
Maradona
Theevandi
Oru Kuprasidha Payyan
Ente Ummante Peru
Maari 2
2019Lucifer

Facts About Tovino Thomas

  • Does Tovino Thomas drink alcohol?: Not Known
  • Does he smoke?: Not Known
  • Initially, he started his career as a software engineer at Cognizant Technology Solutions, Chennai.
  • Within a few months, he left his job and started working as a model.
  • In 2011, he featured in the short film Grisaille.
  • The actor has opened a production company named Guppy with director John Paul George.
  • In 2015, he won the Filmfare Award for Best Supporting Actor Malayalam for the film Ennu Ninte Moideen.
  • His role in the movie Koothara marked him as an actor to look out for among many popular actors.
  • The actor is considered as one of the most bankable Malayalam actors with many highly anticipated projects in his kitty.

FAQs

Is Nivin Pauly and Tovino Thomas related?

Malayalam actor Nivin Pauly is his second cousin. They both are family members.

Which bike is driven by Tovino Thomas in the movie “Guppy”?

It is a Kawasaki Estrella, the shape of the tank and speedometer shape are the same, and it looks as of a bullet.

Who is Tovino Thomas wife?

Lidiya Tovino (m. 2014).

What is the age of Tovino Thomas?

33 years (21 January 1989)

Which is the first film of Tovino Thomas?

Tovino made his film debut with the Malayalam film Prabhuvinte Makkal in 2012.



Georginio Wijnaldum Biography, Age, Parents, Wife, Salary, Career, Net Worth & Wiki




Georginio Gregion Emile Wijnaldum is a Dutch midfielder who plays for Paris Saint-Germain and the Netherlands national team. He made his debut for Eredivisie side Feyenoord in 2007 and played 134 matches over a five-year period, winning the KNVB Cup in 2008. Wijnaldum spent four seasons at PSV Eindhoven after leaving Feyenoord, where he won the KNVB Cup in his first year, and the Eredivisie in his last, a season in which he won the Dutch Footballer of the Year award. Wijnaldum joined Newcastle United in 2015 for £14.5 million, before moving to Liverpool in a £23 million deal following the club’s relegation.

Wijnaldum took on a deeper role in midfield at Liverpool than he did before. As Liverpool went through 4–3 on aggregate in the 2018-19 Champions League semi-final second leg, Wijnaldum scored twice, and he also started in the 2019 UEFA Champions League Final. The following season, he helped Liverpool win the UEFA Super Cup, FIFA Club World Cup, and the Premier League for the first time in 30 years. Free transfer to Paris Saint-Germain in 2021 for Wijnaldum. Since making his debut in 2011, Wijnaldum has earned over seventy caps for the Netherlands and was part of the squad that finished third at the 2014 FIFA World Cup and runner-up in the 2018 UEFA Nations League.

Georginio Wijnaldum
Georginio Wijnaldum

Georginio Wijnaldum Bio/Wiki

Birth NameGeorginio Gregion Emile Wijnaldum
Nick NameGini
Age31 (as in 2022) Years
ReligionChristianity
Sun Sign/Zodiac SignScorpio
Born PlaceRotterdam, Netherlands
Date of Birth11 November 1990
NationalityDutch
ResidenceRotterdam, Netherlands
Home TownRotterdam, Netherlands
Food HabitNon-Vegetarian
HobbiesWatching Movies, Horse Riding

Family

Mother's NameMaureen Wijnaldum
Georginio Wijnaldum Mother
Georginio Wijnaldum Mother
Father's NameRamon van La Parra
Brother(s)• Rajiv van La Parra
• Rogerio Wijnaldum
• Giliano Wijnaldum
Sister(s)None

Girlfriends/Affairs

Affairs/Girlfriends• Mirella Pereira
• Virginia Braaf (Ex.)
Georginio Wijnaldum With His Ex. Girlfriend Virginia And Children
Georginio Wijnaldum With His Ex. Girlfriend Virginia And Children

Marital Status, Wife and Children

Wife/SpouseMirella Pereira (to be)
Georginio Wijnaldum With His Girlfriend
Georginio Wijnaldum With His Girlfriend
ChildrenDaughters- • Ki-yeann Lia Elouise Wijnaldum
• Aysia-Mae Wunaldum
Sons- • Julian Emilio Wijnaldum
• Jacian Emile Wijnaldum
Georginio Wijnaldum Son(s)
Georginio Wijnaldum Son(s)

Education

SchoolNot Available
College/UniversityNot Available
Educational QualificationNot Available
ProfessionProfessional Footballer
Brands EndorsedAdidas
Career Manager/ Player AgentFootball Mix B.V.

Football Career

Debut Club• July 2021: Paris Saint-Germain F.C.
• 2016: Liverpool F.C.
• 2015: Newcastle United F.C.
• 2014: Jong PSV
• 2007: Feyenoord
Debut International• 2011: Netherlands national football team
Jersey Number• 18 (Paris Saint-Germain)
• 8 (Netherlands national football team)
Current Team(s)
• Paris Saint-Germain
• Netherlands national football team
Coach/MentorMauricio Pochettino
PositionMidfielder - Central Midfield
FootRight
Strengths
• Tackling
• Interceptions
• Marking
• Jumping
• Passing
• Crossing
Weaknesses
• Strength
• Heading
• Balance
AchievementsNot Available

Height, Weight, and Figure Measurements

Height (Approx.)in centimeters- 175 cm
in meters- 1.75 m
in feet inches- 5'9”
Weight (Approx.)in kilograms- 74 kg
in pounds- 163 lbs

Figure Measurements

Chest Size40 inches
Biceps Size11 inches
Waist Size32 inches

Extra Ordinary Features

Race / EthnicityDutch
Hair ColorBlack
Eye ColorDark Brown
S*xual OrientationStraight
Distinctive Features
Not Available
Dress Size8 U.S.
Shoe Size10 U.S.

Favourite Things

Favorite Playing Position
Midfielder
Favorite CarMercedes
Favorite FoodFruits and Veg
Favorite DrinksCoffee
Favorite ColorBlack
Favorite Cell Phone/BrandIphone

Life Journey

WoodGram proudly presents to you a full story of a football genius, who is better known by the nickname: “Gini”.

Georginio Wijnaldum’s Biography will provide you with a complete account of notable events that he has experienced since his childhood time.

There are many aspects of Georginio Wijnaldum’s Biography that I will discuss, such as his life story before fame, his family, parents, and wife (Virginia Braaf), lifestyle, personal life, and net worth, and many off-pitch facts he has.

Yes, everyone knows about his career, but few pay attention to Georginio Wijnaldum’s bio, which is actually quite interesting. And now, without further ado, let’s begin.

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In the year 1990, Georgio Gregion Emile Wijnaldum was born on the 11th day of November. He was raised by his mother, Maureen Wijnaldum, and his father, Ramon van La Parra, in Rotterdam, South Holland.

After his parents, who are both of Afro-Surinamese descent, divorced when he was six years old, his mother moved to Amsterdam, which resulted in his father moving to England.

However, Wijnaldum decided to remain in Rotterdam and subsequently moved in with his grandmother, with whom he spent the rest of his childhood.

During Wijnaldum’s younger years, he never showed any interest in football. During his younger years, he never touched a ball or watched football on television. He always dreamed of becoming a gymnast or an acrobat.

This plan changed when Wijnaldum’s nephew asked him if he could attend Sparta Rotterdam’s opening day with him. “The Beautiful Game of Football in all its Glory” was something he didn’t believe he had just seen.

After watching a youth game, he didn’t want to live any longer. He was invited to the Sparta Rotterdam youth academy and it was then that his love for football started to grow slowly. Within a short period of time, he became a member of their youth squad.

The Dutch striker, Wijnaldum, played for Sparta Rotterdam for seven seasons before deciding to accept a new Feyenoord offer, where he ended his youth career.

He was convinced that playing for Feyenoord was better for his development as a football player and believed in Feyenoord’s vision.

During his time at Feyenoord, Wijnaldum became part of a successful generation that included the likes of Leroy Fer and Luis Pedro. The Dutch midfielder stood out as a unique talent.

‘Feyenoord’s technical director announced on 29 June 2011 that Feyenoord had reached an agreement with PSV over a transfer deal for Wijnaldum in the amount of €5 million.’

He grew up in the ranks of the team and, once again, was offered the number 10 shirt. On the pitch, Wijnaldum excelled as a leader who was popularly known for his hairstyle.

As of 11 July 2015, Wijnaldum had joined English Premier League club Newcastle United on a five-year contract, for a reported transfer fee of £14.5 million, making him the most expensive signing under the ownership of Mike Ashley.

The interest of Liverpool arose when he was considered the player of the match in a game against them when he forced Martin Skrtel into an own goal and also scored himself as part of a 2-0 victory.

They could not resist after observing that he had finished the season as their top goalscorer, so they did not hesitate to splash out £23 million on Newcastle’s table. Well, as they say, the rest is history now.

Georginio Wijnaldum is in a long-term relationship with Mirella Pereira. Gini Wijnaldum and Mirella Pereira have been together since 2017.

Before Wijnaldum began dating Pereira, Liverpool’s star was in a long-term relationship with Virginia Braaf. They have dated since they were 12 and have two children together but called it quits in early 2016.

However, later in 2016, Gini Wijnaldum started dating Mirella Pereira, as the rumors started to spread when they were seen holding hands on a couple of occasions.

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You just need to look at Georginio Wijnaldum, who had been together with Virginia from the time he was twelve years old.

It is without a doubt that the full-lipped Rotterdam girl was nothing like the cliche WAG. Neither of the lovers had settled down yet as of the date of writing.

Definitely, if there is someone who is not a gold digger, it would be Ms. Braaf. Despite the fact that her football-playing husband is extremely successful, she never brags about his accomplishments.

In fact, how many football wives would choose to attend a Sunday morning church service rather than sleep in? In fact, Virginia Braaf certainly did, as she lives for God every single day. Virginia Braaf found peace in her faith after a long road toward salvation.

The life of Virginia Braaf is one of productivity and success. There is a jewelry line called “Sparkle Vermont” that she owns. On top of that, she also worked for a fitness program called The BodSquad. She used to work with drug addicts in the past, so she has worked with a lot of different people.

On her social media pages, you will not find a tsunami of duck faces, but mostly sweet photos of her husband, their children, and, of course, videos of the church service. Despite his busy schedule, Wijnaldum always finds the time to spend with his children.

Virginia, Wijnaldum’s ex-wife, gave birth to a boy named Jacian in August of 2017. Jacinta Wijnaldum gave birth to this baby just hours after he had helped Jurgen Klopp’s side book their place in the group stages of the Champions League with a 4-2 win over Hoffenheim.

It has been reported that Dutch midfielder Wijnaldum has posted the news on his social media accounts. According to him:

The wonderful news I want to share with you is that my beautiful girlfriend gave birth to our son Jacian Emile Wijnaldum at 2:22 am today 24th August 2017. I am so pleased to share this news with you. Both my girlfriend and our son are very healthy and very happy.

Reports have recently surfaced stating that Wijnaldum is of Ghanaian ancestry. A long time ago he removed the Ghanaian name “Boateng” from his surname, which he had used for a long time.

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There was a time when he went by the family name Georginio Boateng and not Georginio Wijnaldum. In the wake of his mother’s divorce, he adopted her maiden name (Wijnaldum) as his own.

In fact, the ‘Boateng’ in his name is the name of his stepfather who is related to the retired Dutch footballer of Ghanaian origin, George Boateng.

After he divorced my mother, Wijnaldum took the surname off me, since his stepfather gave it to me. Wijnaldum said once, “my mother and my original father are both Surinamese, so people should be aware of that.”

One of Wijnaldum’s younger brothers, Giliano Wijnaldum, plays for the Philadelphia Union and is one of Wijnaldum’s younger brothers.

Also, he has a half-brother, Rajiv van La Parra, who is currently playing for Huddersfield Town. He also has a younger brother, Rogerio Wijnaldum, who is an upcoming footballer. Rogerio has a great deal of respect for his older brother.

It should be noted that Wijnaldum is the cousin of former Real Madrid player Royston Drenthe. It has been a journeyman career for Renthe, as he spent time at Real Madrid and Everton on loan before playing for Reading.

Georginio Wijnaldum Net Worth

How much does he earn in 2022?

In early August of 2021, the midfielder Georginio Wijnaldum signed a contract with Paris Saint-Germain which will net him an astounding salary of 11 Million Euros (9.5 Million Pounds) per year. Based on our calculation, it appears that he is earning €13,934 (£12,522) per day and €581 (£522) per hour!

‎Salary & Net Worth Updated 2022

Estimated Net Worth in 2022 (Approx)14 Million Euro (12.6 Million Pound)
Estimated Net Worth in 2021 (Approx)Not Available
Annual Salary11 Million Euros (9.5 Million Pounds)
Per Month Salary€925,000 (£804,348)
Per Week Salary€213,462 (£185,619)
Per Day Salary€30,411 (£26,444)
Per Hour Salary€1,266 (£1,101)
Per Minute Salary€21 (£18)
Current ContractWith Paris Saint-Germain
Contract SignedJul 1, 2021
Contract ExpiresJun 30, 2024
Contract Signing Amount or Transfer Fee$33.00 Million
Market Value$19.80 Million
Highest Market Value$55.00 Million (Jun 13, 2019)
Endorsements$1-$5 Million
Income SourceProfessional Footballer
Cars CollectionMercedes

It is well known that Gini has been playing in the Premier League for several seasons and is now at the richest club in the world (PSG). He can be considered a millionaire by now. In his current position, he earns over 10 million Euros per year and we estimate that Georginio Wijnaldum total net worth is approximately 14 million Euros (12.6 million pounds).

The market value of Georginio Wijnaldum is higher than what his latest transfer suggests. The fact that he is a free agent means that PSG did not pay a penny for his services. At least not for the transfer of his services. The market value of his services is around $19.80 million.

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Georginio Wijnaldum Stats/ Rating In FIFA 22

Georginio Wijnaldum is a 31-year-old Dutch midfielder who plays for Paris Saint-Germain in France. He plays as a central midfielder for the club. In FIFA 22, Georginio Wijnaldum has a rating of 84 with a potential rating of 84. Wijnaldum has received a rating of 3 stars for his skill moves. He prefers to use his right foot to shoot the ball.

His work rate is considered to be High / High. According to our database, Wijnaldum’s height is 175 cm, and his weight is estimated to be 74 kg. Currently, Georginio Wijnaldum is playing with the numbers 18 and 8 in the midfield.

Georginio Wijnaldum FIFA 22 Stats

Overall Rating In FIFA 22

84

Potential In FIFA 22

84
Attacking
Skill
72
Crossing85
Dribbling
75
Finishing78
Curve
78
Heading Accuracy73
FK Accuracy
87
Short Passing
81
Long Passing
73
Volleys88
Ball Control
Power
Movement
78
Shot Power78
Acceleration
81
Jumping
76
Sprint Speed
93
Stamina84
Agility
74
Strength86
Reactions
73
Long Shots
88
Balance
Mentality
Goalkeeping
75
Aggression16
GK Diving
80
Interceptions6
GK Handling
79
Positioning14
GK Kicking
79
Vision12
GK Positioning
74
Penalties6GK Reflexes

Club Career

  • After joining Sparta Rotterdam at the age of six, Wijnaldum established himself quickly and won two championship titles in his first two seasons with the club.
  • Soon after his arrival, Ajax, PSV, and Feyenoord showed interest in the youngster, but he declined them all: “I didn’t watch football on TV and I didn’t know any of the first team players of Sparta or any of the top clubs.”.
  • After playing for Sparta Rotterdam for seven seasons and representing the Netherlands at different levels during his youth, Wijnaldum decided to move on to a new club after all
  • That Feyenoord had to offer him. He was convinced that playing for Feyenoord was better for his development as a football player and he believed in the vision of Feyenoord.
  • With Feyenoord, Wijnaldum joined a successful generation that included the likes of Leroy Fer and Luis Pedro. It was clear that Wijnaldum was an exceptional talent.
  • After turning 16 years of age, Wijnaldum was invited by Feyenoord manager Erwin Koeman, a few weeks after turning 16, to attend the first team’s training camp in Belek, Turkey.

Feyenoord

  • It was on 8 April 2007 when Wijnaldum made his official debut as a starter for Feyenoord against Groningen, a 4–0 Eredivisie defeat at home.
  • At the age of 16 and 148 days, Wijnaldum became the youngest player to play in Feyenoord’s first team. He was also selected as Feyenoord’s man of the match.
  • Wijnaldum scored his first Eredivisie goal for Feyenoord on 2 December 2007, against Heracles Almelo in a 6–0 win at home.
  • Wijnaldum made his official debut for the Dutch national team during the 2008-09 season.
  • It was on 18 September 2008 that he was named in the starting lineup of the 1–0 home defeat to Kalmar FF in the UEFA Cup.
  • Feyenoord’s return match against Kalmar FF on 2 October 2008 resulted in a 1–2 win and a place in the competition’s group stage for him, which followed his first European goal on that day.
  • On 6 March 2009, Wijnaldum signed a new contract with Feyenoord, which would have kept him at the club until the summer of 2012.
  • He scored four goals in Feyenoord’s 5-1 demolition of Groningen on 27 February 2011, giving his struggling team a much-needed boost.
  • The first half of the game saw him score two goals from open play and two more from the penalty spot for a total of eight goals for the season.

PSV

  • The technical director of Feyenoord announced on 29 June 2011 that the club had reached an agreement with PSV regarding the transfer of Wijnaldum, reported to be worth about €5 million.
  • Wijnaldum made his debut for PSV in the opening game of the 2011–12 Eredivisie season, which ended in a 3–1 defeat to AZ.
  • The 21st of August 2011 was the first time Wijnaldum scored for PSV in a 3–0 victory over ADO Den Haag.
  • Wijnaldum managed to establish himself in the starting 11 since joining the club, scoring goals and providing assists from his attacking role in midfield in the Eredivisie, the KNVB Cup, and the UEFA Europa League since joining the club.
  • As a result of the retirement of Mark van Bommel and the departure of Kevin Strootman in the summer of 2013, Wijnaldum was named PSV’s captain for the 2013-2014 Eredivisie season.
  • Due to a back injury, he was only able to play in 11 matches that year, scoring four goals. The 2014-2015 Eredivisie season was Wijnaldum’s first season back to full fitness and he led PSV to their first Eredivisie title since 2008.

Newcastle United

  • The Dutch international signed a five-year contract with English Premier League club Newcastle United on 11 July 2015 for a reported fee of £14.5 million, making him the most expensive signing ever under Ashley’s ownership.
  • In his Newcastle debut, on 9 August, Jan Wijnaldum headed in a goal from Gabriel Obertan’s cross after Newcastle began their season with a 2–2 draw at home against Southampton.
  • On 18 October, Wijnaldum scored four goals in Newcastle’s 6–2 win over Norwich City, becoming only the second player in the history of the club to score more than three goals in a Premier League match.
  • Among the goals he scored were one against Manchester United in a 3-3 draw on 12 January 2016, another against West Ham United two days later in a 2–1 win, and then twice against Tottenham Hotspur in a 5–1 win on the final day of the season, finishing the season as Newcastle’s top goalscorer.
  • Wijnaldum returned to the Premier League on the 22nd of July 2016, signing for Liverpool on a five-year contract, for an initial fee of £23 million, plus a further £2 million in conditional add-ons. He was given the shirt with the number 5 on it.
  • In the Premier League, Wijnaldum made his debut for Liverpool against Arsenal on 14 August 2016, when he played 80 minutes and provided an assist to Adam Lallana before being replaced by Kevin Stewart.
  • In a 6-to-1 thrashing of Watford on 6 November, he scored his first goal for the club. On 31 December, he scored the only goal in the match with a powerful header in Liverpool’s 1–0 victory over Manchester City to move the team four points clear at the top of the table.
  • His goal received high praise from the media. Liverpool’s 3-1 win over Arsenal on 4 March 2017 was sealed by a close-range strike from Gini Wijnaldum in stoppage time.
  • In the final match of the 2016–17 Premier League season, with Liverpool needing a victory over Middlesbrough to secure a top-four finish and a berth in the 2017–18 European Champions League, Wijnaldum scored a stoppage-time goal in the first half to help Liverpool win 3–0.
  • It was on 28 October 2017 that Wijnaldum scored his first goal of the 2017-18 season, scoring the third goal in Liverpool’s 3–0 win against newly-promoted Huddersfield Town.
  • On the 2nd of May 2018, Wijnaldum scored his first away goal for a club since May 2015, and his first-ever for an English club, when he scored in Liverpool’s 7–6 aggregate victory over Roma to help the club progress to the Champions League final of the 2017–18 season.
  • It was also through his goal that Liverpool broke the competition’s record for the most goals scored in a single campaign, as the club’s tally of 46 goals surpasses the previous mark of 45 set by Barcelona during the same campaign.
  • Liverpool’s Wijnaldum played the full 90 minutes in the 2018 UEFA Champions League Final against Real Madrid, in which Liverpool lost 1–3 in the end.
  • It was the first time Wijnaldum has scored an away goal in his Premier League career on 15 September 2018 when he scored the opening goal in a 2–1 win over Tottenham Hotspur.
  • On the 29th of September, he made his 100th appearance for the club in a 1-1 draw with Chelsea in the Premier League.
  • He made his 100th appearance for Liverpool in the Premier League on 14 April 2019, and it was against the same opposition.
  • The Dutch midfielder was the first choice in Liverpool’s competitive midfield selection at the start of the 2019–20 season. As the league runners-up to Manchester City, Liverpool was invited to the 2019 FA Community Shield as the FA Cup and League double winners the previous season.
  • It was a pleasure to see Wijnaldum in the starting lineup, he played the whole match, and he was one of the Liverpool penalty-takers in the subsequent penalty shoot-out, but he missed what subsequently proved to be the crucial penalty as Man City won 5–4 on penalties.
  • He made his first appearance for Liverpool in the Premier League against Norwich City but was on the bench in the 2019 UEFA Super Cup, which Liverpool qualified for via last season’s Champions League win.
  • In the 64th minute, Wijnaldum was brought on to replace James Milner. As a result, he did not participate in the penalty shoot-out that resulted in the game, even though he played for the remainder of the match.
  • It was Wijnaldum who won the second trophy in three months as Liverpool beat Chelsea 6-5 on penalties. It has come just two days after the Netherlands international was tapped 26th in the polls for the 2019 Ballon d’Or award, that Wijnaldum scored for Liverpool in a 5–2 win over Everton as Liverpool extended their unbeaten running in league football to a club-record 32 matches.
  • It was over a hundred appearances in all but one of the club’s 38 Premier League games during which he scored four goals and was one of Liverpool’s key players when they won the Premier League title for the first time in 30 years.
  • In the 2020–21 season, Wijnaldum managed to score 3 goals in 51 appearances in all competitions for Liverpool in all competitions. It was due to his efforts that the club reached the quarter-finals of the Champions League and secured a place in the competition for the following season.
  • On the 23rd of May 2021, Wijnaldum played his final match for Liverpool in a 2–0 win over Crystal Palace. Earlier today, the club confirmed that manager Jürgen Klopp was to leave the club at the end of his contract.

Paris Saint-Germain

  • As reported by Fabrizio Romano and The Guardian, on 7 June 2021, Dutch international defender Gini Wijnaldum signed a three-year contract with Ligue 1 club Paris Saint-Germain (PSG).
  • As per a report from the French press, PSG “hijacked” a deal for the midfielder from La Liga club Barcelona, offering him “twice the wage” that Barcelona had offered.
  • The move was officially announced on 10 June, and Wijnaldum made his first presentation at PSG on 22 July. He chose the number 18 jersey.
  • Against RB Leipzig on 3 November 2021, Wijnaldum scored twice for the first time for PSG in a 2–2 Champions League draw.
  • On 4 December, he netted his first Ligue 1 goal in a 1-1 away draw against Lens, when he salvaged a point with a header in injury time. In the end, Wijnaldum had won the league title with Paris Saint-Germain at the end of the season.

International Career

  • It was Wijnaldum who was one of the key players who made up the Netherlands under-17 squad at the 2007 UEFA European Under-17 Championship held in Belgium.
  • However, the team finished third in their group behind England and Belgium, and thus failed to qualify for the knockout stage.
  • In a matter of hours after the tournament, Wijnaldum was selected to be part of the Netherlands under-19 squad. The team had excellent individual performances, but despite this, the team underperformed and failed to qualify for the 2008 UEFA European Under-19 Championship in the Czech Republic and the 2009 UEFA European Under-19 Championship in Ukraine.
  • Johan Neeskens, the manager of the Netherlands B, invited the young midfielder to the Netherlands B on 12 November 2008. Wijnaldum was unable to accept the invitation due to an injury.
  • On 9 August 2009, Wijnaldum was forced to decline his first invitation from the Netherlands under-21 team. Manager Cor Pot had invited Wijnaldum to play in a friendly match against England on that day.
  • In the 2011 UEFA European Under-21 Championship qualification match against Finland, Wijnaldum made his official debut for the Netherlands under-21 team on 4 September 2009, winning his first match by a score of 2–0.
  • In May 2011, Wijnaldum was named in the Netherlands senior squad for friendlies against Brazil and Uruguay but did not play in either of the matches.
  • On the 2nd of September 2011, Jeremy made his international debut as a substitute in the 86th minute of the match against San Marino. He then went on to score the winning goal in an 11-0 victory.
  • Wijnaldum was a member of the Netherlands team at the 2014 FIFA World Cup, and scored his second goal for the Netherlands in a 3–0 victory over Brazil in the play-off for third place.
  • In a 2–1 defeat to France in the UEFA Nations League on 9 September 2018, he made his 50th appearance for the Netherlands.
  • As a result of racist abuse directed at Ahmad Mendes Moreira in the Eredivisie this November, Wijnaldum celebrated an international goal by gesturing at the color of Mendes Moreira’s skin in support of the player.
  • As a result of an anterior cruciate ligament injury that occurred to captain and club teammate Virgil van Dijk in November of 2020, Wijnaldum was appointed captain of the Netherlands team in his absence.
  • In June of 2021, during the Euro 2020, Dutch winger Wijnaldum declared that he would wear a rainbow armband under the slogan “One Love” during the Netherlands’ game of the Round of 16 in an act of solidarity as well as solidarity with German captain Manuel Neuer, who had a case opened against him by UEFA for wearing the rainbow armband. There was a later dismissal of the case.

Facts About Georginio Wijnaldum

  • Wijnaldum was born and raised in Rotterdam, the capital of South Holland.
  • In the year 1951, when he was six years old, his parents, who were both of Surinamese descent, divorced, resulting in his mother moving to Amsterdam.
  • In spite of this, Wijnaldum decided to stay in Rotterdam and moved in with his grandmother, where he lived for the remainder of his childhood.
  • During the younger years of Wijnaldum’s life, he never showed any interest in football whatsoever.
  • He never played with a ball, and he never watched football on TV. It was his ambition to become a gymnast or an acrobat.
  • In the spring of 2006, this changed when Wijnaldum’s cousin asked him to come with him to Sparta Rotterdam’s opening day; he was then invited to the Sparta Rotterdam youth academy, and his love for football began to slowly bloom.
  • The Brazilian has two younger brothers, one of whom is Giliano Wijnaldum, who most recently played for Sparta Rotterdam, and a half-brother, Rajiv van La Parra, who is currently playing for Apollon Smyrnis.
  • Wijnaldum had previously been known as Georginio Boateng, but after his mother’s divorce, he took her maiden name (Wijnaldum).

FAQs

Where is Georginio Wijnaldum’s parents from?

Wijnaldum was born and raised in Rotterdam, South Holland. When he was six years old, his parents, who are both of Surinamese descent, went through a divorce resulting in his mother moving to Amsterdam.

How old is Wijnaldum?

31 years

Does Wijnaldum have tattoos?

Georginio Wijnaldum is a very handsome man. He has impressive tattoos across his chest and arms. He tattooed his various family names, which is an exciting fact about Georginio Wijnaldum. He has another tattoo of an angle with a ball in its hands.

What position is Wijnaldum in?

Midfielder

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Conclusion

A look at Georginio Wijnaldum’s life story reveals that our career path is not solely dependent on our childhood dreams when it comes to our career path. The fact that kids compelled him to stay in the post against his wishes was an opportunity for him to build himself up.

In our opinion, the parents should be commended for the fact that they have devoted a large part of their money to enrolling Georginio Wijnaldum in a sports academy. It is true they will be very proud of the fact that he never wasted the opportunity he had to succeed in his endeavors.

Thank you for taking out your precious time to read Woodgram’s version of Georginio Wijnaldum’s Biography. Our team of writers and researchers care about the accuracy of our content on Dutch Footballers. Please let us know if you spot any wrongs in our article.

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Shaun King Net Worth, Early Life, Career, & Personal Life




Shaun King has made it his life’s mission to bring out the best in everyone he encounters. He became an activist because he enjoys finding answers to people’s difficulties and challenges. Shaun King is not just an activist, but also an entrepreneur and a writer. He believes that the greatest way to fight for the oppressed in society is to use social media.

Maybe you’ve heard of Shaun King, but do you know how old he is, how tall he is, or how much money he has in 2022? If you are unfamiliar with Shaun King’s short biography-wiki, career, professional life, personal life, current net worth, and other facts, we have prepared this page for you.

Shaun King Bio & Wiki

Real NameJeffery Shaun King
NicknameShaun King
Age42 years old
Date Of Birth17th September 1979
Birth PlaceVersailles Kentucky
Zodiac Sign rVirgo
Height6 ft 1 in (1.85 m)
Weight95kg
Hair ColorBlack
Eye ColorLight Brown
Marital StatusMarried
Girlfriend/WifeRai King
Childrenaeyonna King, Kendi King, Savannah King, Ezekiel King
SiblingsRuss King and Jason King
MotherNaomi Kay King
NationalityAmerican
ReligionChristianity
SchoolHuntertown Elementary School, Woodford County High School
CollegeMorehouse College, Arizona State University
ProfessionAmerican Writer, Civil activist, and entrepreneur
Estimated Net Worth in 2022 (Approx)$3 Million

Shaun King Early Life

Shaun King was born in Franklin County, Kentucky, on September 17th, 1979. His mother, Naomi Kay King, reared him and his brother. He completed his studies at Huntertown Elementary School before transferring to Woodford County High School.

While growing up in Kentucky, King has indicated that he was a victim of racism. When a bunch of students attempted to run the truck over him on the school grounds, he was going to be killed. Despite the fact that the youth complained to the school authorities, they took the side of the youth and did nothing. He was beaten hard by rednecks as he grew up, and he had to skip two years of high school as a result.

Shaun King
Shaun King

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Shaun went on to Morehouse College, where he majored in history and graduated with honours. He took a medical break in the middle of his collegiate career, and when he returned, Morehouse named him an Oprah Winfrey Scholar. He had to meet community service requirements to keep his scholarship, and in the process, he began teaching at Franklin Lebby Stanton Elementary School.

Following his graduation from Morehouse in 2002, King worked as a research assistant for Alton Hornsby Jr., a history professor at the school. King also holds a Master’s degree in history from Arizona State University, where he majored.

Shaun King Career

After leaving the teaching profession, Shaun began working as a pastor at Total Grace Christian Center in Georgia. By the year 2008, he had established the Courageous Church in Atlanta. He used social media at the time to recruit new members, who were dubbed Facebook Pastors. He resigned from the Courageous Church after four years as a pastor, citing personal hardship and disillusionment as the reason.

Following the shooting of Michael Brown, King gained notoriety by writing an article investigating the crime scene. During his investigation, he presented evidence showing the officer, Darren Wilson, was not in any danger at the time of the incident.

In September 2014, he began contributing to the politically liberal website Daily Kos as a blogger. He has mostly concentrated on civil rights and violence in Missouri, Ferguson, and South Carolina on his website.

Shaun King




Shaun King

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In 2019, Shaun launched The North Star, a crowdfunded website. He described the website as an internet reincarnation of the same-named anti-slavery journal. In August 2015, he founded Justice Together, an organisation dedicated to identifying police misconduct and lobbying local legislators for change.

In 2018, he co-founded the Real Justice PAC, a political action organisation. The committee was established to assist in the election of prosecutors who favour criminal justice reform at the municipal and county levels.

Shaun King Personal Life

Rai King, Shaun King’s wife, is his mother-in-law. He has five children with his wife Rai. Two of his five children were legally adopted, while the other three were his and his wife’s biological offspring. King has been raising funds for a variety of charities, including the Black Lives Matter campaign. In 2012, he launched the HopeMob.or charity website, which raised money for specific people after listening to their stories.

Recently, King has been embroiled in controversy after he was accused of misusing a donation for personal gain. When he purchased the $842K property, the rumour became more credible. In response, King stated that the mansion was not purchased by him, but rather by his wife Rai. After working her a-off for 20+ years, my wife bought this home, her first, he posted on Instagram.

Shaun King with is Family
Shaun King with is Family

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Shaun King Net Worth

Shaun King’s net worth is estimated to be approximately $3 million in 2022. He raised a huge sum of $1.5 million while working as a pastor at HomeinHaiti.org. The funds were raised in 2010 for the earthquake victims.

To date, he has raised a sizable sum for a variety of criminal justice causes. However, because the money he raised was not transparent, it’s difficult to say he utilised it completely for good causes and not for his own personal gain.

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FAQ’s

Q1. Is Shaun King married?

Ans. Rai King is Shaun’s wife. In 2001, the pair married in a beautiful event attended by relatives and friends. They have a total of five children. Three of his children are biologically connected to him and his wife, while the remaining two are legally adopted.

Q2. How tall is Shaun King?

Ans. 6 ft 1 in.

Q3. What school did Shaun King go to?

Ans. Morehouse College.

 

 



Kaká (Ricardo Izecson) Biography, Age, Height, Wife, Net Worth & Wiki




Known as Kaká, Ricardo Izecson is a Brazilian football legend who played as an attacking midfielder before retiring in 2017. When Kaká started his career at 18, he joined the Brazilian football club ‘S*o Paulo FC.’ He won the FIFA World Cup title with the Brazilian soccer team in 2002 and joined the Italian club AC Milan in 2003 for €8.5 million. As a member of the ‘AC Milan’ team, he won the ‘2007 UEFA Champions League Final.’ He was also part of the ‘AC Milan’ team that finished runners-up at the ‘2005 UEFA Champions League Final.’

The EUR67 million transfer fee he paid to join ‘Real Madrid’ in 2009 was only second to that of Zinedine Zidane. The 2010–2011 season saw him assist his team in winning the Copa del Rey, while the 2011–2012 season saw him lead them to win the La Liga title. The former Chelsea player returned to ‘AC Milan’ in 2013 but ended his contract with the club after a short period of time. His career in MLS ended in 2017 when he retired from the league. He was a member of the expansion team ‘Orlando City.’

Kaká (Ricardo Izecson)
Kaká (Ricardo Izecson)

Kaká (Ricardo Izecson) Wiki/Bio

Birth NameRicardo Izecson dos Santos Leite
Nick Name• Kaká
• Ricky Kaka
• The Golden Kid
Age40 (as in 2022) Years
ReligionEvangelical
Sun Sign/Zodiac SignTaurus
Birth PlaceGama, Federal District, Brazil
Date of Birth22 April 1982
NationalityBrazilian
ResidenceGama, Federal District, Brazil
Home TownGama, Federal District, Brazil
Food HabitNon-Vegetarian
HobbiesWatching Movies, Playing Video games

Family

Mother's NameSimone dos Santos (Elementary School Teacher)
Kaká (Ricardo Izecson)'s Parents
Kaká (Ricardo Izecson)'s Parents
Father's NameBosco Izecson Pereira Leite (Civil Engineer)
BrothersRodrigo also known as Digão (Younger Brother) (Professional Soccer Player)
SistersNone

Girlfriends/Affairs

Affairs/Girlfriends• Caroline Celico Leite (2002-2015) – Caroline Celico Leite met Kaká, while she was still in high school in 2002. Kaká was 19 years old then and Caroline was 15. They had met through family friends and started dating shortly after. Eventually, Kaka moved to AC Milan and after remaining in long distance relationship for some time, Kaká proposed to her during vacation in Venice in 2005 summer. On December 23, 2005, they got married in São Paulo. The lavish wedding ceremony was attended by 600 guests including Brazilian soccer stars such as Ronaldo, Dida and Cafu.
• Vanessa Ribeiro Siqueira (2015-Present) – After the end of his 13 years old marriage, Kaká started dating Vanessa Ribeiro Siqueira, who worked for a Brazilian multi-national company. According to reports, they met in Orlando, where Vanessa went to celebrate his younger brother’s birthday.

Marital Status, Wife and Children

Wife/SpouseCaroline Celico Leite
Kaká (Ricardo Izecson) With His Wife
Kaká (Ricardo Izecson) With His Wife
Marriage Date23 December 2005 (With Caroline Celico Leite)
Divorce Date2015
ChildrenDaughters-Isabella Celico Leite born on April 23, 2011
• Siena Iniesta Ortiz
Sons- Luca Celico Leite born on June 10, 2008
Kaká (Ricardo Izecson) With His Children
Kaká (Ricardo Izecson) With His Children

Education

SchoolKaká was born to a financially secure and well-off family, which helped him get a good education. His physical education teacher asked his father to enroll him in a football academy when he was enrolled in Baptist Primary School.
Alphaville, a local youth academy in So Paulo, was his first football academy. His skills as a player for this club in local tournaments caught the attention of scouts from the Brazilian giants Sao Paulo FC. When he was 18 he made his senior debut for the club after spending time in his club's renowned academy. He has since become one of the best playmakers in Brazil.
College/UniversityNot Available
Educational QualificationNot Available
ProfessionProfessional Soccer Player
Brands Endorsed• Adidas
• Hyundai
• WiseUp
Career ManagerHe is represented by Diego Kotscho.

Football Career

Debut ClubOn 7 August 2009 for Real Madrid
Debut InternationalIn 2002 Brazil national team
Current Team(s)
Real Madrid
Jersey Number22: AC Milan
8: Real Madrid
10: MLS club Orlando City
10: Brazil national team
PositionAttacking Midfielder, Playmaker
Coach/MentorAlessandro Nesta
Achievements (main ones)• He has received numerous club honors and individual awards throughout his career. Some of his noteworthy honors include the ‘Bola de Ouro’ (2002), the ‘Bola de Prata’ (2002), the ‘CONCACAF Gold Cup Best XI’ (2003), the ‘Serie A Footballer of the Year’ ( 2004, 2007), and the ‘Pallone d'Argento’ (2006–2007).
• From 2008 to 2015, he was honored with the ‘Ballon d'Or’ (2007), the ‘FIFA World Player of the Year’ (2007), the ‘MARCA Legend Award’ (2009), and the ‘AC Milan Hall of Fame’ (2010). He was part of the ‘MLS All-Star’ on multiple occasions (2015, 2016, 2017). He also made it to the ‘Time 100,’ a list of the most influential people, in both 2008 and 2009.
Strengths
• Passing
Through balls
• Dribbling
• Ball Control
• Long Shots
• Speed
• Surging runs
Weaknesses
• Strength
• Injury Prone

Height, Weight, and Figure Measurements

Height (Approx.)in centimeters- 186 cm
in meters- 1.86 m
in feet inches- 6’1¼”
Weight (Approx.)in kilograms- 82 kg
in pounds- 181 lbs

Figure Measurements

Chest Size42 inches
Biceps Size14 inches
Waist Size32 inches

Extra Ordinary Features

Race / EthnicityWhite
Hair ColorDark Brown
Eye ColorDark Brown
S*xual OrientationStraight
Distinctive Features
• Great looks
• Tall Stature
• Lanky Build
Dress SizeNot Available
Shoe SizeNot Available

Favourite Things

Favorite Playing Position
Attacking Midfielder, Playmaker
Favorite Italian FoodPasta
Favorite Japanese FoodUramaki and Ebiten Tempura Roll
Favorite Books
Bible
Favorite Music genreGospel
Favorite BandResgate
ControversiesNone

Life Journey

Kaká was born on April 22, 1982, in Gama, Federal District, Brazil, to Bosco Izecson Pereira Leite, a civil engineer, and Simone dos Santos, an elementary school teacher. Dig*o, Rodrigo’s brother, is also a professional football player.

His name comes from his younger brother’s struggle to pronounce his full name, “Ricardo,” as a child. In the family, he was called “CaCa,” which evolved into “Kaká.”

Kaká’s family moved to So Paulo when he was 7, and his love of football grew from there. Before he became a member of S*o Paulo FC, a hometown club, he played for a local youth club called ‘Alphaville’. Kaká suffered a spinal injury at the beginning of his career which almost paralyzed him. However, Kaká made a full recovery.

As a gesture of gratitude to God, he has always donated a portion of his income to his church. His faith is important to him. The 27-year-old married his childhood sweetheart, Caroline Lyra Celico, on December 23, 2005. Soon, they had two children: Luca, a son, and Isabella, a daughter. After their divorce in 2015, the couple separated.

Since 2016, Kaká has been dating Brazilian model Carolina Dias. During his time as UN Ambassador for World Food Programme, he was the youngest.

Kaká (Ricardo Izecson) Net Worth

Kaká has a net worth of $90 million.

Estimated Net Worth in 2022 (Approx)$90 Million
Estimated Net Worth in 2021 (Approx)$70 Million
Annual Salary$10 Million
Endorsements$5 Million
Income SourceProfessional Soccer Player
Cars Collection• Audi Q7
• Hyundai Santa Fe
• Audi Q5
• Bentley Continental
• BMW M6
• Range Rover Evoque

While playing at AC Milan, Kaká’s salary reached a staggering amount of $ 10 million. During his prime, he earned an estimated $5 million per year from endorsements with companies such as Adidas, Hyundai, and WiseUp. At his peak, Kaká was one of the highest-paid soccer players in the world when you combine his salary and endorsements. Kaká still has a modeling contract with Armani.

In 2015, it was reported that Kaká purchased a $3.4 million mansion within the Isleworth neighborhood of Orlando. His neighborhood is also home to other legendary athletes like Vice Carter and Grant Hill. There are six bedrooms in the home, which has access to a private lake and sits on a piece of land in a picturesque cul-de-sac.

Football Career

  • Sudden exposure to European soccer clubs earned Kaká a big deal with ‘AC Milan’ in 2003. He signed for €8.5 million.
  • He starred for the ‘AC Milan’ in the Italian ‘Serie A’, scoring 10 goals in 30 appearances in the first season, earning nominations for both the ‘Ballon d’Or’ and the ‘FIFA World Player of the Year.’
  • After beating ‘Lazio’ in the Supercoppa Italiana, he scored 7 goals in 36 appearances for the 2004-2005 season and helped his team reach the ‘Champions League Final’ against ‘Liverpool.’
  • The following season, he scored hat-tricks in both the ‘Italian Serie’ and the ‘UEFA Champions League. In the 2006–2007 season, he scored 19 goals in the ‘UEFA Champions League.
  • In the same season, he was also named ‘UEFA Club Footballer of the Year’ and was named to the ‘UEFA Team of the Year’. “IFFHS World’s Best Playmaker” was voted on by the public in 2007.
  • I scored the third goal for ‘Milan’ in a 4–2 victory over ‘Boca Juniors’ in the 2007–2008 season’s FIFA Club World Cup. In the tournament, he won the ‘Golden Ball’ for being the best player.
  • He finished his last season with Milan with 16 goals and was nominated for the ‘FIFA World Player of the Year’ award. There were rumors about Kaká’s transfer to another club.
  • Kaká was announced to play for ‘Real Madrid’ in 2009, following a lot of confusion. “Real Madrid’s” official league debut took place on August 29, 2009, when the team defeated “Deportivo de la Corua.” 3–2.
  • In La Liga, he scored eight goals and dished out six assists, while in other games, he scored nine goals and provided eight assists. During his eight-month absence from the game, Kaká sustained an injury.
  • In a 4–2 victory over ‘Villarreal’ on January 9, 2011, he scored his first goal of the season. He ended the season with 7 goals in 20 games and led his team to win the Copa del Rey.
  • Kaká had a solid start to the season, scoring two goals, adding two assists, and winning a penalty kick. He also became the best player at the ‘Champions League Matchday.’
  • As a result of his efforts, he scored eight goals and had 14 assists for the season. A Supercopa de Espaa against Barça was the highlight of his 2012–2013 season.
  • On September 2, 2013, Kaká was signed by AC Milan again, after leaving “Real Madrid” for the second time. He is the highest-scoring Brazilian footballer in the Champions League’s history with 29 goals and 32 assists.
  • As a “Designated Player,” he became the first player for the ‘MLS’ expansion team ‘Orlando City.’ He made his 100th goal for Milan with an opening goal against Atlanta.
  • After joining the league in 2015, he played brilliantly until he was sent off in a 1-1 draw against ‘Real Salt Lake.’ He kept up his stellar play until he announced that he would not renew his contract for 2018.
  • Among other honors, Kaká was named ‘Man of the Match’ in Brazil’s opening match at the 2006 FIFA World Cup, which Brazil won against Croatia, and in the 2009 FIFA Confederations Cup final against the US.

Facts About Kaká (Ricardo Izecson)

  • His Twitter following is up to ten million, making him the first athlete to achieve this feat. That distinction was earned in April 2012.
  • As the youngest ambassador for the World Food Program, he was named Ambassador Against Hunger in November 2004.
  • He got his famed name because his younger brother Rodrigo couldn’t pronounce Ricardo and used to call him Caca, which developed into Kaká.
  • His football career almost ended at the age of 18, when he had a swimming pool accident that left him with a spinal fracture. Despite the injury, he eventually recovered and thanked God for it.
  • At a young age, Kaká developed an interest in tennis and excelled at it as well. As a teenager, he decided that he was going to devote himself exclusively to the sport of football.
  • After Zidane, he became the second most expensive player in football history when he transferred from AC Milan to Real Madrid for €65 million in 2009.
  • 2004 – AC Milan named him footballer of the year for his brilliant performances in his debut season. His incredible feat was repeated the next year.
  • UEFA announced the winner of its club midfielder of the year award for 2004-2005. Additionally, he also earned the most assists during the tournament.
  • In 2006-2007, he won the UEFA Champions League with AC Milan and was named UEFA Club Forward of the Year and UEFA Club Footballer of the Year.
  • Awarded the best playmaker in the world by IFFHS in 2007, the world soccer player of the year by FIFA, and the pan-American athlete of the year by the IAAF in 2007.
  • During his two stints with AC Milan, he contributed significantly to the club’s success, which earned him a place in the AC Club Hall of Fame in 2010.
  • As a result of his contributions both on and off the field, he was included in the Time 100 list of the world’s most influential people in 2008 and 2009.
  • 2015 and 2016 were his two consecutive selections for the MLS All-Stars. Additionally, he was named 2015’s most valuable player in Major League Soccer.
  • At AC Milan, he won the Serie A title, the UEFA Champions League, the UEFA Super Cup, the FIFA Club World Cup, and the Supercoppa Italiana.
  • As a member of Real Madrid, he won a La Liga title, a Copa del Rey cup, and one Supercopa de Espana cup.
  • In addition to winning the 2002 World Cup, he has been a member of three World Cup squads.
  • In the 2010 World Cup, he was the top assist provider.
  • In 2005 and 2009, he played for Brazil in two FIFA Confederations Cups. In the 2009 edition, Kaká won the Golden Ball award as the best player of the tournament after Brazil won both tournaments.
  • As a result, Kaká is the only player in the last nine years to break Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi’s duopoly at the Ballon d’Or and FIFA World Player of the Year awards.
  • Upon signing with Orlando City in the 2014 summer, he became the highest-paid player in MLS history. Upon signing, he earned $6.8 million annually.

FAQs

How much is Kaka’s salary?

6.66 million USD (2014)

What is Ricardo Kaka doing now?

In 2013 Kaká returned to AC Milan. The following year Kaká and Milan mutually agreed to terminate his contract, and he signed to play with the expansion team Orlando City SC of North America’s Major League Soccer (MLS), which began play in 2015. He retired from professional football in December 2017.

Who is Kaka’s son?

Luca Celico Leite

How old is Ricardo Kaka?

40 years



Rick Shiels Net Worth, Early Life, Career, & Personal Life




Rick Shiels is an English golf influencer, PGA coach, and YouTuber best known for his golf advice and reviews on his YouTube channel. He is also the founder of the Quest Golf Studio in Lytham St. Annes, England, where he teaches golf. He also spent more than ten years as a PGA golf professional.

Rick Shiels
Rick Shiels

Rick Shiels Bio & Wiki

Real NameRick Shiels
NicknameRick
Age35 years
Date Of BirthJuly 3, 1986
Birth PlaceBurnley, Lancashire
Zodiac SignCancer
Height6 Ft 0 Inches (1.83 m)
WeightNot Known
Eye ColorBrown
Hair ColorDark Brown
Marital StatusMarried
Girlfriend/WifeClarie
DaughterIvy, Pearl
SonJude Shiels
Education QualificationGraduated
ProfessionGolf influencer
Estimated Net Worth in 2022 (Approx)$2.5 Million

Rick Shiels Early Life

Rick Shiels was born in Bolton, England, on July 3, 1986. He began playing golf at Hart Common Golf Club in Westhoughton when he was 11 years old. Myerscough College granted him a certificate in golf studies.

After receiving his PGA studies and qualifying as a pro, he started working six years after he began playing golf, at Mere Golf and Country Club in Cheshire, England. He subsequently moved on to work at Trafford Golf Center, where he started his YouTube channel in 2011 to attract more clients by broadcasting various golf videos.

Rick Shiels Career

Rick Shiels gradually grew in popularity, and in June 2020, he became the first golf blogger to reach a million followers. Shiels assisted in the organization of the inaugural YouTube Golf Day in 2019, which raised over £15,000 Prostate Cancer UK.

44 creators with a combined following of over 19 million people attended the event. He’s also collaborated on multiple mini-series on his YouTube channel with major businesses including Nike, Inc., Garmin, and Mastercard.

Several celebrities, like Robbie Williams and Eddie Hall, have appeared in his videos over the years. His YouTube channel has over 2.1 million members and 374 million views as of April 2021. His videos include a wide range of topics related to golf, including equipment reviews, teaching suggestions, golf anecdotes, and more. Shiels also has a podcast called The Rick Shiels Golf Show, which is available on a variety of podcast platforms, as well as a second YouTube channel with the same name, where he posts footage and other content.

Rick Shiels




Rick Shiels

In February 2021, Shiels revealed on his podcast that he was officially quitting his lifelong association with Nike at the beginning of 2021.

Shiels had been sponsored by Nike for four years, but when the contract expired, Nike attempted to persuade Shiels to transition to a ‘pay to post’ model, in which Shiels would push viewers to purchase Nike products; Shiels refused, and the agreement was not renewed.

Rick Shiels Personal Life

On March 30, 2013, Rick and Clarie tied the knot. In 2014, the couple welcomed their first child, a daughter called Ivy, after a year of marriage. The family of three was blessed with another daughter, Pearl, two years later.

Rick Shiels with his Family
Rick Shiels with his Family

Rick and his better half also announced they were expecting a third child in the summer of 2018 and released a photo of her with a pregnancy bump. Claire gave birth to their third child, a baby boy called Jude Shiels, on September 6, 2018.

Rick’s family had a difficult situation in January 2017 when their home in Bolton caught fire, and they were forced to flee. He was able to cope with the circumstance despite the fatal disaster.

Rick Shiels Net Worth

Rick Shiels has a net worth of $2.5 million dollars as of 2022.

The $2.5 million figure is solely based on YouTube’s ad revenue. As a result, Rick Shiels’ net worth might be considerably higher. Rick Shiels net worth might be as high as $3.3 million if we consider all of his sources of income.

Because there is no public disclosure of Rick Shiels’ net worth, it is not accurate. The information on Rick Shiels’ net worth has been gathered from a variety of reliable sources. If you believe the following information is wrong, please correct the information in the comments section below.

FAQ’s

Q1. Is Nike sponsoring Rick Shiels?

Ans. Rick Shiels has announced that he is no longer sponsored by Nike Golf, citing a shift in the brand’s model that he believes will harm his relationship with his audience.

Q2. Was Rick Shiels in the PGA?

Ans. Shiels began playing golf at Hart Common Golf Club in Westhoughton. After finishing his PGA training and becoming a qualified pro, he began working six years after he began playing golf, at Mere Golf and Country Club in Cheshire, England.

Q3. How much money does Nike spend on endorsements?

Ans. Nike’s advertising and promotion costs totaled around 3.11 billion dollars in 2021 alone. Nike is the most well-known sporting apparel brand in the world. The corporation is one of the most well-known manufacturers of clothes, footwear, and sporting goods in the world.

 



Markie Post Net Worth, Age, Husband, Height, Personal Life, Career, Death, & Wiki




Marjorie Armstrong Post was an American actress who lived from November 4, 1950, until August 7, 2021. She is most remembered for her appearances as Terri Michaels, a bail bondswoman on ABC’s The Fall Guy from 1982 to 1985. Christine Sullivan, a public defender on NBC’s Night Court from 1985 to 1992, and Georgie Anne Lahti Hartman on CBS’s Hearts Afire from 1992 to 1995.

Her father, Richard F. Post, was a physicist, and her mother, Marylee, was a poet. Markie has two brothers, Rodney and Stephen.

Markie Post
Markie Post

Markie Post Bio/Wiki

Real NameMarjorie Armstrong Post
NicknameMarkie Post
Age70 years
Date Of BirthNovember 4, 1950
Birth PlacePalo Alto, California
Height5 feet 6 inches
Weight50 kgs
Eye Colour Blue
Hair ColourBlonde
SchoolLas Lomas High School
College Lewis & Clark College,
Pomona College
Marital Status Died
HusbandMicheal A. Ross
NationalityAmerican
Zodiac SignScorpio
ReligionChristianity
ProfessionAmerican actress
Estimated Net Worth in 2022 (Approx)$12 million

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Markie Post Early Life

On November 4, 1950, Post was born in Palo Alto, California. Richard F. Post, her father, was a physicist, and Marylee (Armstrong) Post, her mother, was a poet. She and her two siblings were reared in Stanford and Walnut Creek, the second of the couple’s three children. She cheered at Las Lomas High School and was a member of the cheerleading squad. She attended Lewis & Clark College in Portland, Oregon, and then Pomona College in California for a semester before returning to Lewis & Clark to complete her Bachelor of Arts degree.

Personal Life

Her father, Richard F. Post, was a physicist, and her mother, Marylee, was a poet. Markie has two brothers, Rodney and Stephen. There was once a rumour about Markie’s and Bill Clinton’s connection. Apart from that, she has never been involved in any scandal in her professional life. In 1971, she married Stephen Knox, a Lewis & Clark College classmate. However, their marriage did not survive long, and they divorced in 1972. In the year 1982, Markie married Michael A Ross. Daisy Ross and Katie Ross were the couple’s two children.

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Markie Post Education

Las Lomas High School was Markie’s alma mater. She went on to join Lewis & Clark College and Pomona College after graduating with a bachelor’s degree from Lewis & Clark.

Markie Post Career

Post worked on various game shows before becoming an actor. She began her career as a member of the production team for Tom Kennedy’s Split Second. She also worked as a card dealer on NBC’s Card Sharks and as an assistant producer on CBS’s Double Dare. She appeared on The Match Game-Hollywood Squares Hour, Super Password, The (New) $25,000 Pyramid, and The $100,000 Pyramid, among other game shows. In a November 1987 tournament episode of The $100,000 Pyramid, she assisted a participant in winning the $100,000 grand prize. 

Post’s early acting credits include a 1979 episode of Barnaby Jones, the pilot episode of Simon & Simon “Details at Eleven” in 1981, episode one of season two of The Greatest American Hero, two episodes of The A-Team as two different characters in “The Only Church in Town” in 1983 and “Hot Styles” in 1984, and The Love Boat. She was a regular on the ABC action drama The Fall Guy after appearing in the science fiction series Buck Rogers in the Twenty-First Century and as Diane Chambers’ best friend in the sitcom Cheers.

Following The Fall Guy, she starred as Christine Sullivan in the third season of the 1980s television comedy series Night Court till it ended. In the comedic series Hearts Afire, she starred with John Ritter as Georgie Anne Lahti Hartman. Post also appeared as Dr Elliot Reid’s mother in episodes of The District and Scrubs.

Post is known for her role as Mary’s mother in the 1998 film There’s Something About Mary. She starred as a call girl and dominatrix opposite Cindy Williams in the 1988 TV movie Tricks of the Trade, and as a singer opposite Jimmy Smits in Glitz, based on Elmore Leonard’s novel. She also starred in the NBC film Visitors in the Night, which premiered in 1995.

In the 2007 improvisational comedy film Cook Off! (which was released in 2017), she played reporter Christine Merriweather. When she, Harry Anderson, and Charles Robinson arranged a pretend reunion of the Night Court ensemble in the 30 Rock episode “The One with the Cast of Night Court,” she played herself.

On the computer-animated robot superhero TV series Transformers: Prime, Post provided the voice of June Darby. In the first four seasons of Chicago P.D., she played Barbara ‘Bunny’ Fletcher, a recurrent character.

Awards and nominations during her lifetime

  • She won the 1994 CableACE Award for Children’s Program Special – 6 and Young (Presidential Inaugural Celebration for Children).
  • Nominee in 2013 for BTVA Television Voice Acting Award.
  • Nominee in 2007 for TV Land Award.

Markie Post Net worth

Unfortunately, after a four-year struggle with cancer, Markie Post died on August 7, 2021, at the age of 70. She had a net worth of $12 million at the time of her death. Markie and Michael Ross bought a house in Toluca Lake, a Los Angeles suburb, for little over $1 million in 1991. The house was placed up for sale for $6.275 million in February 2022, six months after her death. Although her death was unfortunate she lived a good life and had a good income from her tv shows and films.

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Markie Post Husband

Other than the link-up rumours and dating rumours there wasn’t any information about her dating someone before her marriage. Markie Post married her college love, Stephen Knox, for the first time in 1971. Their marriage lasted only a few years, ending in 1972.

She married actor and writer Micheal A. Ross in February 1982. The pair have been together since then. Their two daughters are Daisy Ross and Katie Ross. Markie Post’s daughter, Kate Armstrong Ross, is an actor like her mother and father.

Markie Post with husband




Markie Post with husband

Less known facts

  • She was a cheerleader in college.
  • Lewis & Clark College in Portland, Oregon, awarded her a Bachelor of Arts degree.
  • In The Wildest West Show of the Stars, she did some trick roping (1986).
  • Her ashes were returned to her husband Michael A. Ross after she was cremated.
  • She has been a Democrat her entire life.
  • Markie Post died on August 7, 2021, three months before her 71st birthday, which would have been November 4.
  • She died 27 days after her co-star Charles Robinson from Night Court (1984), who died on July 11, 2021.
  • Night Court (1984) concluded in 1992 with her character, Christine Sullivan, relocating to Washington, DC, and Hearts Afire (1992) premiered later that year with Post portraying a new character, Georgie Lahti, who also happened to work in Washington, DC (and later moving to a smaller town).
  • Because most people couldn’t bear her given name, “Marjorie,” or even the abbreviated version “Margie,” she’d gone by the nickname “Markie” since childhood.

Height weight age

She, unfortunately, passed away in 2021 after fighting cancer for four years straight. She was a beautiful person and a beautiful woman at that, too. She was 5 feet 6 inches when she passed away in 2021 and was about 50 kgs when she passed away, although due to her cancer it must have varied a lot. She had a tough fight with cancer, she was a strong woman.

FAQs

What was the age of Markie Post?
70 years

To whom was Markie Post married?
Micheal A. Ross

What is the height of Markie Post?
5 feet 6 inches

How much is the net worth of Markie Post?
$12 million