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Luis Enrique (Footballer) Biography, Age, Wife, Children, Family, Wiki & More

Updated On : August 30, 2019

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Short Biography

Luis Enrique was born on 08-05-1970 in Gijon, Asturias, Spain. He is a Spanish former Football Player & a Football Manager.

Other Name: Luis Enrique Martínez García
Other Professions: Football Manager

Luis Enrique Complete Bio & Career

Luis Enrique started his profession with nearby Sporting de Gijon, where he picked up the epithet Lucho after Luis Flores, a Mexican forward in the group. Luis Enrique played for Spain in three FIFA World Cups: 1994, 1998 and 2002 (and in addition UEFA Euro 1996), and scored 12 objectives while picking up 62 tops. He was likewise an individual from the gold-winning squad at the 1992 Summer Olympics in Barcelona. In the 1994 World Cup, held in the United States, Luis Enrique scored his first worldwide objective, in the round-of-16 3– 0 prevail upon Switzerland in Washington, D.C. 
At the 1998 World Cup, Luis Enrique assumed a noteworthy part in a 6– 1 directing of Bulgaria in the last round of the gathering, scoring and helping once and furthermore winning a punishment, however the Spaniards were wiped out in any case. On 5 June of the next year he got a cap trap, in a 9– 0 win in Villarreal over San Marino for the Euro 2000 qualifiers. On 5 June of the next year he got a cap trap, in a 9– 0 win in Villarreal over San Marino for the Euro 2000 qualifiers. 
Having involved a few distinct positions, Luis Enrique was most noted for his excellent adaptability and consistency. He was fit for playing anyplace in midfield or along the bleeding edge, and was handled in all situations on the pitch all through his vocation, with the exception of those of focal protector and goalkeeper. Because of his sharp eye for objective and capacity to make assaulting keeps running into the case, Luis Enrique every now and again played as a forward, either in a pulled back part as a moment striker behind the group's fundamental goalscorer, or even as an unmitigated striker or focus forward. He has been seemingly a standout amongst the most reliable for them and have registerd his name in the history books. Post retirement, he took up the training work.

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Luis Enrique Family, Relatives and Other Relations

He is married to Elena Cullell since 1997. Together the couple is blessed with two daughters named Xana Martínez and Sira Martínez and a son named Pacho Martínez Cullel. Their daugter, Xana Martínez died on 29-08-2019 at the age of 9 due to Bone Cancer.

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Body Measurements

Chest Size 42
Biceps Size 14
Waist Size 32
Skin Colour White
Eye Colour Dark Brown
Hair Colour Black

Personal Info

Home Town Gijon, Spain
Nationality Spanish
Religion Jewish
Address Barcelona, Spain
School N/A
College N/A
Qualification N/A
Hobbies Driving and Bungee Jumping
Marital Status Married
Debut International Debut - 1991
Salary £7.2 Million
Net Worth $20 Million
Official Website N/A


Car Collections Hummer and BMW


Favorite Color Black
Favorite Player Pele
Favorite Sport Football
Favorite Dress Suits

Shocking / Interesting Facts & Secrets About Luis Enrique

  • In March 2004, Pele published a list of the 100 greatest footballers alive and Luis Enrique was one of the only three Spaniard in that list.
  • After retiring from the game as a player, he took part in many marathon running events.
  • Her loves adventure and in his leisure time goes for surfing or bungee jumping.

Luis Enrique Age, Birthday Facts and Birthday Countdown

52 years, 8months, 27 days old age Luis Enrique will turn 53 on 08 May, 2023. Only 3 months, 3 days, 18 hours,38 minutes has left for his next birthday.

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