Spain is under the lime light having won the two most distinguished competitions that the world of soccer needs to provide; the Euro 2008 and the World Cup 2010. Having won both competitors here is a look at 2 of their treasured strikers who are undoubtedly extremely famous in their own regard.
The first of these two players is Spain’s striker Fernando Torres. His complete name is Fernando Jose Torres Sanz and he has a nickname which is El Nino. The reason for this nickname is that Torres is very young and looks even younger. He was born on the 20th of March 1984 in Fuenlabrada in the Neighborhood of Madrid and started playing football at the age of 5. By the age of eleven he was hunted by his first main league team Atletico Madrid in 1995. He started off playing in the youth group and worked his way up and won his very first youth title in 1998. He was likewise part of the under 15 teams that Madrid sent out to the Nike Cup which had the resulted with them winning the tournament and later Torres was voted the best player in Europe for his age. The next year in 1999 he signed his very first professional agreement with Atletico.
In 2007 he had actually signed a 6 years agreement with Liverpool for ₤ 20 million which was the highest transfer fee in liverpool’s history. Whilst at Liverpool Torres made 102 appearances and had scored 65 goals. He likewise became the fastest player for Liverpool to score 50 goals. In 2011 Torres had actually signed a contract with Chelsea for ₤ 50 million making him the most pricey Spanish gamer and it was likewise the most expensive British transfer and it likewise made him the 4th most pricey player in history.
The 2nd famous player for Spain is David Villa. His full name is David Rental property Sanchez and he is nicknamed El Guaje which indicates kid in Austrias. He was born in Tuilla, a little village in Asturias, a region in northern Spain. He began his football career rather later on due to a major injury at the age of 4 when he suffered a fracture to his right thigh, but he made a complete recovery.
He made his very first main debut aged 19 with his regional club Sporting Gijon in 2001 where he made 80 looks and had scored 38 objectives. In 2003 he was signed for 3 million Euros by Genuine Zaragoza. He was with this club from 2003 approximately 2005 during which he made 73 looks and scored 32 objectives. In 2005 Vacation home made a move to one of Spain’s heavy weight clubs which was Valencia for 12 million Euros. He existed from 2005 to 2010 throughout this time he had made 166 looks and scored 108 objectives. He was likewise the leading goal scorer for he Euro 2008 tournament one which Spain went on to win. In 2010 Vacation home made his most costly transfer to Barcelona for a charge of 40 million Euros and is still presently there. So far he has made 22 appearances and scored 15 goals.
Well there are 2 popular Spanish gamers I make sure there are much more that I have actually missed out but those 2 are most frequently known and associated with Spain.