Julian Alvarez Biography, Early Life, Career And Personal
Julian Alvarez is a professional footballer who plays as a forward for Argentina and Manchester City in the English Premier League. He was born on January 31, 2000, and is 22 years old. Mariana and Gustavo Alvarez raised him in the city of Calchin, Argentina.
Julian Alvarez began his football career at his childhood club Cachin and made his youth national debut in 2016 after moving to River Plate, where he was selected to be a part of Argentina’s U20 team to train against the senior national team.
Julian Alvarez was called up to the FIFA U-20 World Cup in 2019 and scored one goal against South Africa after being spotted by coach Fernando Batista. He was also called up to the U-23 squad and helped Argentina win the CONMEBOL Pre-Olympic Tournament in 2020.
Julian Alvarez became a household name after making his senior team debut against Chile in a World Cup qualifier on June 3, 2021. The following year, on March 29, 2022, Alvarez scored his first international goal in a 1-1 draw against Ecuador.
Julian Alvarez’s first team since joining River Plate from Cachin, where he stepped up his football career playing the Argentina Premier Division in the 2018-2019 season, making 5 appearances and scoring 1 goal. Alvarez’s caps began to rise in the 2019 and 2020 seasons, with 17 appearances and 11 goals. On 2021, he earned his first major trophy with the River Plate team in Argentina’s Primera División.
In 2021, Alvarez led the South American footballer of the year voting with 18 goals, prompting elite clubs to show interest in the young talented player. However, it was Manchester City who led the race to bid on him during the January transfer window, and he signed a five-and-a-half-year contract with the club but remained at River Plate until the end of last season. He has made 74 appearances for River Plate and scored 34 goals for the team.
Julian Alvarez has not been a regular starter for Manchester City since joining in 2021, but he has made 12 appearances and scored 3 goals for the club. Julian Alvarez scored his first competitive goal for Manchester City in a 3-1 loss to rival Liverpool in the Community Shield. He was part of the Manchester City squad who won English Premier League on 2021-2022. Julian Alvarez has made 142 games and scored 61 goals in his career (as of November 2022).
Julian Alvarez was called up to the Argenatina national team to compete in the Qatar World Cup in 2022 after showing his talent for quite while.
Julian Alvarez scored a world-class goal in the top corner of the net to put Argentina ahead against Poland in Group C at the Qatar World Cup. Even though Lionel Messi missed a penalty, but Julian’s spectacular goal for Argentina offers them hope of progressing to the next round after beating Poland 2-0 on November 30.
If La Albiceleste finish first in their group, they will avoid face France in the round of 16. Alvarez impressed under Pep Guardiola at Manchester City and is now proving his worth on the biggest stage of all.
Julian Alvarez Net worth
Julian Alvarez net worth is estimated to be around $2 million. He has signed a five-and-half-year contract with Man City for £15,600,000.
Julian Alvarez Girlfriend
Alvarez is currently dating Maria Emilia Ferrero. She is a physical education teacher and member of the Athletic Club Barrio Parque.
Julian Alvarez Parents
Julian Alvarez parents are Mariana and Gustavo Alvarez
Julian Alvarez Age
Julian Alvarez is 22-year-old forward, born on 31, January 2000
Julian Alvarez Height And Weight
Julian Alvarez height is around 1.7m or 5 ft 7 inches tall. His weight is around 71kg
Julian Alvarez Children
Julian Alvarez is currently not having children or Kids as of November 2022
Julian Alvarez Wife
Julian Alvarez is currently not married but he has a girlfriend named Maria Emilia Ferrero.