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James Rodríguez

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12, 1991
Cucuta, Colombia
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12, 1991 (age 29)
Cucuta, Colombia


Colombian attacking midfielder and winger who won the Golden Boot Award at the 2014 World Cup after tallying 6 goals in the tournament. In 2017, he joined Bayern Munich on loan from Real Madrid, whom he originally started playing for in 2014. He went on to join Everton FC in 2020. He debuted for the Colombian national team in 2011. 

Before Fame

He began his professional career with Envigado in 2007, at just 16 years of age. He then went on to play for AS Monaco, Porto and Banfield. 


In 2011, he won the LPFP Award for Breakthrough Player of the season. 

Family Life

He married volleyball player Daniela Ospina in 2011; however they divorced in 2017 after six and a half years of marriage. They have a daughter named Salome. In 2019, he began dating Shannon De Lima. In October 2019, he welcomed a son named Samuel via surrogacy. 

Associated With

He played alongside Cristiano Ronaldo and Javier Hernández on Real Madrid.