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David Olatukunbo Alaba

David Olatukunbo Alaba

Real Madrid Defender

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David Olatukunbo Alaba is an Austrian professional footballer who plays as a center-back or left-back for La Liga club Real Madrid and captains the Austria national team. Considered one of the best defenders in the world, he is renowned for his versatility, technical skills, and ability to contribute effectively in both defensive and offensive roles on the field.

QUICK FACTS

Full nameDavid Olatukunbo Alaba
Date of birth24 June 1992 (age 31)
Place of birthVienna, Austria
Height1.80 m (5 ft 11 in)
Position(s)Centre-back, left-back, midfielder

David Olatukunbo Alaba Biography, EarlyLife

David Alaba was born on the 24th of June, 1992. David Olatukunbo Alaba is his given name. José Ignacio Fernández Iglesias (born 18 January 1990), known as Nacho (Spanish pronunciation: [nato]), is a Spanish professional footballer who plays as a defender for La Liga club Real Madrid and the Spain national team. His father, a DJ and rapper, was the first blackguard soldier in the Austrian Army.

His mother was Miss Filipino in the 1980s and afterward worked as a nurse. He is of Austrian origin. She is biracial. He is a professing Christian and a member of the Seventh-day Adventist church. Cancer is his horoscope sign.

David Olatukunbo Alaba Education

His educational history is not published because he has not yet given it to the public. However, this detailed information is currently being reviewed and will be updated soon.

David Olatukunbo Alaba’s Height, And Weight

David Alaba is 1.80m tall, which is 5 feet and 11 inches. He weighs 78 kilograms. He has an athletic physique. His eyes are dark brown, and his hair is black. His sexual orientation is heterosexual.

Career

Born in Vienna, Alaba began his career with SV Aspern, his local club in Aspern, in the Vienna district Donaustadt, before joining the youth setup of FK Austria Wien at age 10. He rose through the ranks quickly, and in April 2008 he was named on the first-team substitutes’ bench for an Austrian Bundesliga match. He also played five times for Austria Wien’s reserve team, before leaving in summer 2008 to join German Bundesliga side Bayern Munich.

International career

Alaba played for Austria at under-17, under-19 and under-21 level. In October 2009, he was called up to the senior Austria national team for a match against France. He made his debut in this game, making him the youngest player in the history of the AAustriannational team. He scored his first goal for Austria on 16 October 2012 in a World Cup Qualifying game at home to Kazakhstan where Austria were 4–0 winners.

At the age of just 19, Alaba won the prestigious vote for Austrian Footballer of the Year in 2011. In the poll organized by APA (Austrian press agency) among the coaches of the ten Austrian Bundesliga clubs, Alaba finished topwithn 21 points, just ahead of Austria Wien’s Dutch star Nacer Barazite (20 points) and VfB Stuttgart’s Martin Harnik. In December 2012, he received the award for the second consecutive year. On 10 September 2013, Alaba scored the only goal of the game against Ireland in the 84-minute to give Austria a 1–0. He scored the final goal in Austria’s 3–0 win in the final qualification match against Faroe Islands.

Alaba ended the 2014 FIFA World Cup qualification campaign as Austria’s top scorer with six goals.

He scored a ninth-minute Panenka-style penalty kick on 8 September 2015 to open a 4–1 away win over Sweden at the Friends Arena in Solna. The result qualified Austria for UEFA Euro 2016, their first successful qualification campaign for the continental championship. Alaba played in all three group matches as Austria finished last in their group with one point.

On 24 March 2017, he captained Austria for the first time in a World Cup 2018 qualification game against Moldova in a 2–0 victory, deputizing in the absence of suspended captain Julian Baumgartlinger. Alaba played in eight matches as Austria failed to qualify for the 2018 FIFA World Cup.

Alaba captained Austria during the UEFA Euro 2020, in which they reached the knockout stages of that competition for the first time in their history.

On 17 June 2023, Alaba played his 100th match for Austria in a 1–1 away draw against Belgium during the UEFA Euro 2024 qualifying.

David Olatukunbo Alaba’s Net Worth

David Alaba earns a living as a professional football player. Contracts, salaries, bonuses, and endorsements provide the majority of his revenue. His predicted net worth in 2022 is €20 million, while his salary is £9.1 million. His market value is estimated to be over €55 million.

David Olatukunbo Alaba’s Wife, Marriage, Children

In terms of his personal life, David Alaba is unmarried. He has, however, been in a long-term relationship with his lovely girlfriend, Shalimar Heppner. The couple began dating in 2017. The couple recently had their first child, a baby boy. The ecstatic parents, however, are still keeping their child’s name a secret. The specifics of their wedding are not yet available in the media. So, until he decides to speak out in the media, we cannot firmly assert his relationship status. He has an intimate relationship with his love and a son, and they live a happy life together.

Transfer History

TSG 1899 Hoffenheim -> FC Bayern München

FC Bayern München -> TSG 1899 Hoffenheim

FC Bayern München -> Real Madrid CF

FC Bayern München -> Real Madrid CF

David Olatukunbo Alaba Awards

Titles and season
21/22Real Madrid
19/20Bayern Munich
12/13Bayern Munich
2023Real Madrid
2021Bayern Munich
2014Bayern Munich
2021Austria
2016Austria
20/21Bayern Munich
19/20Bayern Munich
18/19Bayern Munich
17/18Bayern Munich
16/17Bayern Munich
15/16Bayern Munich
14/15Bayern Munich
13/14Bayern Munich
12/13Bayern Munich
09/10Bayern Munich
21/22Real Madrid
19/20Bayern Munich
18/19Bayern Munich
15/16Bayern Munich
13/14Bayern Munich
12/13Bayern Munich
09/10Bayern Munich
20/21Bayern Munich
18/19Bayern Munich
17/18Bayern Munich
16/17Bayern Munich
12/13Bayern Munich
17/18Bayern Munich
11/12Bayern Munich
11/12Bayern Munich
09/10Bayern Munich
11/12Bayern Munich
2021Austria
2020Austria
2016Austria
2015Austria
2014Austria
2013Austria
2012Austria
2011Austria
2011Austria U19
22/23Real Madrid
20/21Bayern Munich
13/14Bayern Munich
08/09FC Bayern Munich U17
07/08ÖFB Jugendliga U17 (- 2010)
06/07ÖFB Jugendliga U17 (- 2010)
2014Austria
2013Austria
22/23Real Madrid
21/22Real Madrid
22/23Real Madrid
21/22Real Madrid
20/21Bayern Munich
19/20Bayern Munich
18/19Bayern Munich
17/18Bayern Munich
16/17Bayern Munich
15/16Bayern Munich
14/15Bayern Munich
13/14Bayern Munich
12/13Bayern Munich
11/12Bayern Munich
10/11Bayern Munich
09/10Bayern Munich
2021Bayern Munich
2014Bayern Munich

FA

What is the net worth of David Olatukunbo Alaba?

His net worth is 20 million dollars.

What is the height of David Olatukunbo Alaba?

His height is 5 feet and 11 inches.

What is the age of David Olatukunbo Alaba?

His age is 31 years as of 2023.

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