Quick Facts of James David Rodriguez Rubio
- Full NameJames David Rodriguez Rubio
- Net Worth$40 million
- Date of Birth12 July, 1991
- Marital Status Married
- Ethnicity Colombian
- Religion Christianity
- Nationality Colombian
- Active YearN/A
- Eye colour Dark Brown
- Hair colour Dark Brown
- SpouseDaniela Ospina
- Height5 feet 11 inches
- Weight78 kg
- Body MeasurementChest:44 inches,Biceps:16 inches
- EducationUniversidad Nacional Abierta
- Online PresenceFacebook,Twitter,Instagram
- Horoscope Cancer
James Rodriguez is a Colombian professional footballer who plays for German club Bayern Munich and the Colombia national team. Further, he is often ranked among the best young players in the world. He plays as an attacking midfielder for both Bayern Munich and Colombian National Team. Currently, he is one of the finest young talents in the world. Moreover, James touched the new height of success when he won the FIFA World Cup Golden Boot in 2014 with 6 Goals.
As of 2019, he as an estimated net worth of $30 million. In order to know further details regarding his Bio, Married, Affairs, Career and net worth as well, stay in the article.
James Rodriguez’s Bio/Wiki (Age, Family, Education)
James Rodriguez was born on July 12, 1991, in Cucuta, Columbia. As of now, he reached the of 27. He was born to father, Wilson James Rodriguez Bedolla and Maria Del Pilar Rubio. And also, he has one sister named Juana Valentina Rodriguez. In childhood, His father trained him and encouraged him to pursue a carer as a professional footballer. James Rodriguez spent his childhood in the city, Ibague. He was very much enthusiastic about soccer since the beginning of his life. Now, Rodriguez is one of the best soccer players in the world.
Being a footballer monster from a very young age, he is connected more to football fairly than study. But, he didn’t ignore his education and graduated in engineering at the Universidad Nacional Abiertahttp.
James Rodriguez’s Career
Moving to the professional life, James Rodriguez made his debut for Argentine club Banfield on 7 February 2009 and became the youngest foreigner to score in Argentina. He made his debut for Colombia against Bolivia in 2011 and was selected as the man of the match. He surprised his trainers and teammates with his skilful performances and became a regular first-team player featuring in every game.
On June 02, 2014, James Rodriguez was chosen for Colombia’s 23 member squad for the 2014 World Cup in Brazil. He was selected 10 number shirt in this World Cup and in the opening game of the group stage, he set up two goals. After the World Cup, he had signed a six-year contract with the Spanish heavyweight club Real Madrid with an approximate fee of €80 million. On a usual basis, he is scoring goals and assists for Real Madrid Club. But, James couldn’t make it a big one in Real Madrid and as a result, he transferred to Bayern Munich for €35 million. He has admired for his technique, concept and playmaking skills, and often regarded to as the successor.
James Rodriguez’s Personal Life (Married, Wife, Children, and Affairs)
James Rodriquez is a married man. He married Daniela Ospina in 2011. Further, his wife is a volleyball player. Also, she is a sister of David Ospina who is also a player of Colombia national football.
Reportedly, the married duo was romantically involved in a relationship before marriage. The couple made a public appearance several times before marriage too. After the three years of bonding, they welcomed their first daughter named Salome Rodriguez Ospina, born on 29 May 2013. He is a faithful Christian. Moreover, he hasn’t disclosed his more personal information in the media.
Sadly, the news of their separation came up. The announcement was made on 27 July 2017 that their divorce is in a process.
James Rodriguez’s Net Worth
As of 2019, James has an estimated net worth of $30 million gathered throughout his career in football. He reportedly earns around $7 million as his salary from the football club.