Thiago Alcantara

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Birthday
11, 1991
Birthplace
Italy
Birth Sign
Aries
Birthday
11, 1991 (age 28)
Birthplace
Italy

About

Midfielder who found massive success after debuting with Barcelona's first team in 2009, winning La Liga, Copa Del Rey and FIFA Club World Cup titles, among others. He won UEFA European Championships with the Spanish national team in 2008, 2011 and 2013.

Before Fame

He lived in Italy, Spain and Brazil as a child. He played for 4 different youth teams, beginning with Flamengo in 1995.

Trivia

He was the star of the 2013 UEFA Under-21 Championship, winning the Golden Player and Silver Boot awards as well as being named to the Team of the Tournament.

Family Life

His father Mazinho previously played soccer for the Brazilian national team. He married Julia Vigas in 2015. 

Associated With

He has been teammates with German midfielder Gianluca Gaudino at Bayern Munich.