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James Rodríguez

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12, 1991
Cucuta, Colombia
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12, 1991 (age 28)
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 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 and De Lima welcomed a son named Samuel via surrogacy. 

Associated With

He joined Fredy Guarin on the Colombian national team in 2011.