Edson Álvarez is an international Mexican professional footballer. His full name is Edson Omar Álvarez Velázquez. He has played in the Ajax and Mexico national football teams. Basically, his playing position is Defensive midfielder and center-back.
He played for the national side in Mexico, U-18, and U-20 teams. On 8 February 2017, he made his international professional debut in the Mexico national team.
Luis Romo, Carlos Alberto Rodríguez, Érick Gutiérrez, Diego Lainez, Érick Sánchez, Alexis Vega, Rogelio Funes Mori, Santiago Giménez, Raul Jimenez, Hector Herrera, Andres Guardado, Hector Moreno, Nestor Araujo, Alfredo Talavera played with him in the Mexico national football team.
His age and height
Álvarez was born on 24 October 1997. As of 2022, his age is 26 years old, and his birthplace is Tlalnepantla, Mexico. His height is 6 feet 2 inches or 1.87 m.
Edson Álvarez’s wife or girlfriend
Alvarez is dating his stunning girlfriend Sofia Touche. His partner is a real Instagram star and a model.
We will see here Edson Álvarez’s biography details, net worth, salary, and family details.
His Salary and Net worth
Mexican Defensive Midfielder Álvarez started a long-term deal on a reported salary per week of £19,000 EUR and per year £988,000 EUR.
As of professional footballer, his highest market value is 22 million euros with also a net worth is approximately $1.5 Million.
Edson Álvarez’s Club, and other careers
At the age of 16, Álvarez was named into America’s youth system in 2014.
Álvarez was called up to the América senior team by Coach Ignacio Ambríz in August 2016.
AFC Ajax announced an agreement with Club America with a reported fee of US$17 million on 19 July 2019.
On 27 October 2021, Álvarez signed an extension deal with Ajax until 2025.
His International and FIFA 22 career
Álvarez was named in the Mexico under-20 team for the 2017 CONCACAF U-20 Championship and the 2017 FIFA U-20 World Cup.
Álvarez was selected for the Mexico senior team to play a friendly against Iceland on 30 January 2017.
He was named in Gerardo Martino’s provisional Gold Cup roster in May 2019.
After, he was selected to play FIFA World Cup 2022 Qatar in the 26-man squad of the Mexican team player.
Edson Álvarez’s biography, family, and football career details
|Edson Álvarez's FIFA 2022, profile, footballer, family, biography, girlfriend, age, and career details|
|His Real Name||Edson Omar Álvarez Velázquez|
|Profession||Mexican professional footballer|
|Height in cm & m||187 cm or 1.87 m|
|Also height in feet inches||6 feet 2 inches|
|Weight in kg||73 kg|
|Weight in Ibs||160 Ibs|
|His Heir color||Black|
|His date of Birth||1997-10-24 00:00:00|
|And age||26 (as of 2022)|
|His house||Tlalnepantla, Mexico|
|His football, club, and international career Summery|
|First Profession of the career||América in 2016|
|International Football debut in Club||2016|
|First honor of the world||Liga MX: Apertura (2018)|
|National team goals||In 58 matches 3 goals|
|Playing Position||Defensive midfielder, centre-back|
|Club career debut||América 2016-19, Ajax 2019-present.|
|And club career goals||América M-86 G-5, Ajax M-77 G-7.|
|Career honours||CONCACAF Gold Cup Best XI- 2021|
|Coach||Ricardo La Volpe|
|FIFA World Cup 2018||Not played|
|FIFA World Cup 2022||Selected|
|International Football debut||On 8 February 2017|
|Edson Álvarez's girlfriend, net worth, salary, family and favourite things|
|His father name||Evaristo Álvarez|
|Mother name||Adriana Velázquez|
|Brother name||Efraín Álvarez|
|first girlfriend||Sofia Toache|
|Wife||Will be Sofia Toache|
|And others Girlfriend||Unknown|
|Best friend||Luis Romo|
|Net worth||$1.5 Million|
|Highest Market Value||22 million euros|
|Income source||Playing club, Advertising and National football league|
|Hobbies||Football, and Swimming|
|Is Niguez smoker||No|
|His favorite things|
|Favorite footballer||Lionel Messi, Christiano Ronaldo|
|favorite animals||cats, dogs|
|And favorite games||Football|
|Favorite City||Mexico City|
Edson Álvarez’s honors
Álvarez attained club and international awards-
- Liga MX: Apertura (2018)
- In 2019, Copa MX: Clausura
- Eredivisie: 2020–21, and 2021–22
- KNVB Cup the season of 2020–21
- CONCACAF Gold Cup in 2019
- CONCACAF U-20 Championship Best XI- 2017
- In 2018, CONCACAF Best XI
- IFFHS CONCACAF Best XI in 2020
- CONCACAF Gold Cup Best XI- 2021
Frequently asked questions
Where is Edson Alvarez from?
He comes from Tlalnepantla de Baz, Mexico.
What position does Alvarez have?
Alvarez is a Mexican Defensive midfielder and center-back.
What team does Edson Alvarez play for?
He played in the AFC Ajax and Mexico national teams.
Whatever, We believe that Edson Álvarez is selected in Mexico’s senior squad to play for the FIFA World Cup 2022.