Álvaro Morata is a Spanish soccer player who plays as a striker for Real Madrid and Spain National Team. His passion for soccer led him to become one of the greatest footballers at a very young age, hence earning great fame.
Álvaro Morata biography
Álvaro Morata was born in Madrid on 23 October 1992 and in 2008, exactly at the age of 15, he signed for Real Madrid from the neighboring club, Getafe CF. After two years of finishing his formation he started appearing in Real Madrid FC, although still as a junior. In July 2010, he was moved to the Real Madrid Castilla where he was able to achieve two youth titles and scored 34 goals.
He gave his career professional roots from Real Madrid when in 2010 he made his debut with the senior team. Later in the month of his promotion, team coach Jose Mourinho took him along with four teammates for the preseason tour in United States.
Morata played with courage and bravery, which is why he was able to build fame at a very young age by astonishing achievements.His journey kicked off as he appeared in the 52 official games, scoring 11 goals and eventually winning the 2014 Champions League.
He was nominated for the UEFA player of the Year and in 2011 he won Under-19 Golden Boot and also in 2013, he won the Under-21 Golden boot.
In 2014 he moved to Juventus for €20 million and was able to win the domestic double of Serie A and Coppa Italia. As he had the privilege of winning both the seasons, he was bought back by Real Madrid for €30 million. In 2013 he won the under-21 Championship and in 2014 he made his senior debut representing his country in Euro 2016.
Álvaro Morata personal life
Álvaro Morata is a very kind hearted person. In 2014 he shaved of his head for the kids suffering from cancer. He said that these kids wanted to have a hairstyle like him, which they can’t so Morata got his head shaved to have the style like them. He fell in love with Alice Campello and in December 2016 he got engaged to her. His previous girlfriend was María Pombo.
Álvaro Mortata personal details
- Full Name: Álvaro Borja Morata Martín.
- Nick name: Álvaro.
- Age: 25.
- Nationality: Spanish.
- Date of birth: 23 October 1992.
- Occupation: Professional footballer.
- Home town: Madrid (Spain).
- Residence: not known.
- Years active: since 2008 uptill now.
- Eye color: dark brown.
- Hair color: brown.
- Zodiac sign: Scorpio
Álvaro Mortata family details
- Mother’s name: Susana Martín Ramos.
- Father’s name: Alfonso Morata.
- Siblings: Marta Abril Morata Martín.
- Mother profession: not known.
- Father’s profession: not known.
- Girlfriend name: Alice Campello.
- Relationship status: engaged.
- Education: not known.
Álvaro Mortata body measurement
- Height: 1.89 m.
- Weight: 82 kg.
- Chest: 40 inches.
- Biceps or arms: 14.5 inches.
- Waist: 34 inches
Facts about Álvaro Mortata
- Morata does not smoke considering the fact that being an athlete this is not good for him, but he drinks alcohol.