Thiago Almada is a professional football player. Since 2022, he is a member of the Major League Soccer club Atlanta United and the Argentina national team. He plays for both the club and the national team as a winger and attacking midfielder.
|First and last name||Thiago Almada|
|Birth name||Thiago Ezequiel Almada|
|Country of birth||Argentina|
|Father Name||Diego Almada|
|Father profession||Former football player|
|mother name||Uma Almada|
|Sexual orientation||Straight ahead|
|In a relationship with||Alanis Poza|
|Net value||$2.7 million|
|Date of birth||April 26, 2001|
Who are Thiago’s parents?
Thiago was born on April 26, 2001 in Ciudadela, Argentina, to his father, Diego Almada, and mother, Uma Almada. His father was also a footballer who played for the Argentina team San Lorenzo de Almagro. Thiago’s parents have two brothers and a younger sister, and information about his relatives is under review. Thiago adores his sister, who can be seen in the stands during most of his matches.
Thiago has yet to marry his lovely girlfriend. Alanis Poza is his girlfriend’s name. Thiago made his romance public with an Instagram video of him kissing his girlfriend in 2021. Looking at Thiago’s Instagram profile, we can see that the couple often went on vacation together.
The 2022 FIFA World Cup will be held in Qatar
Thiago was named to the Argentina national squad for the 2022 FIFA World Cup in Qatar as his side finished second in CONMEBOL on 16 November 2021. He appears to be one of the lucky players since being selected to participate in the FIFA World Cup despite only played in one international match for Argentina. Thiago was allowed to play between the other 26 boys of the team at the request of coach Lionel Scaloni. The 2022 FIFA World Cup was his first World Cup appearance. He was a striker for the Argentina national team.
His adjustment to a new nation while playing for Atlanta United FC
Thiago said in an interview that he was excited to join Atlanta United and give it his all. He said there are differences in culture and environment when playing for an American professional team as an Argentinian, but that it was his personal choice to play for the specific club. So for now, he would strive to adapt to a new situation as quickly as possible.
Thiago’s personal description
When asked what kind of player he is, Thiago said he prefers to play within the team. First and foremost, he said he likes to run forward with the ball. Second, he considers how he would fit into the team to assist them in a new way. He said that he discussed with the coach more than the team how to best serve the squad as he believes that when he plays in his comfort zone it would be easier for him and the team to achieve excellent results. He said he can play as a winger as well as a striker, but he is more comfortable as a winger behind the striker.
Thiago Almada has a net worth of $2.7 million. He received $16 million when he was sold to Major League Soccer team Atlanta United. His market value is $20 million. He is paid $550,000 a year.