Azpilicueta Chelsea player is currently in a wingback position under Thomas Tuchel’s management. This is the profile of The Blues caption with Age, contract, net worth, news, and rumors.
Cesar Azpilicueta profile summary
|Full Name||Cesar Azpilicueta Tanco|
|Date of birth||28 August 1989|
|Place of birth||Pamplona, Spain|
|Weight||168 pounds or 76 kilograms|
|Height||5’10” or 178 centimetres|
|Current club||Chelsea FC|
Azpilicueta Chelsea player’s age
Azpilicueta Chelsea player is 32 years old in June 2022. The Spanish football player was born on 28th, August 1989. The family of the defender is of Spanish nationality and white ethnicity.
When did Azpilicueta join Chelsea?
On 24 August 2012, the Blues completed the signing with Cesar for an undisclosed fee, reported as £7 million.
There are plenty of rumors about his transfer, however, he is still The Blues player in the 2022 – 2023 English Premier League season under Thomas Tuchel’s management.
Height, Weight, Position, and Number
Cesar’s height stands at 5 feet 10 inches or 178 centimeters. He weighs 168 pounds or 76 kilograms. He currently plays for the English club in a wing-back position with a 28 number.
Cesar Azpilicueta Contract, Salary and Net worth, Transfer fee
According to multiple sources, the Chelsea defender has an estimated net worth of $20 million. His salary is alleged to be 450.000$ while his transfer market value is 11 million. Cesar’s highest market value was $49 million in March 2018.
Career path overview
Domestic and international career overviews
Cesar joined the CA Osasuna youth academy to start his professional football career. He had his first La Liga debut match against Real Madrid. However, his team lost with a score of 0-2. Azpilicueta Chelsea’s current player had the official position in the 2007 – 2008 season while the main player got injured. He played as a right-back instead of a midfielder.
Ceasar joined the French football team Olympic Marseille with a 4 years contract. The transfer fee of Chelsea Azpilicueta was unknown at that time. He had his first UEFA Champions League debut game against FC Spartak Moscow. However, he had an off-goal which led to the defeated result for his team.
On 24th, August 2012, the Blues officially announced the Cesar Azpilicueta contract to Stamford Bridge with a transfer fee of 7 million. He has played for The Blues till now and became the captain of Chelsea under Thomas Tuchel’s management.
At the international level, Azpilicueta Chelsea player was named in the Spain national squad for the delayed Euro 2020 tournament. After their disappointing start with two draws, the right-back was brought into the team for their third group game, helping them progress to the knockout stages with a 5-0 win over Slovakia. He kept his place in the line-up for the rest of the tournament as Spain reached the semi-finals before being eliminated by Italy in a penalty shoot-out, and scored his first international goal to give his country the lead in their dramatic 5-3 extra-time victory over Croatia in the last 16 round.
Cesar is one of the best Chelsea defenders of all time with numerous notable awards.
News and rumors
After plenty of rumors about a transfer to FC Barcelona, Cesar Azpilicueta Chelsea player had officially extended his contract with The Blues to 2024. The Spanish wing-back had a direct conversation to return to his homeland for playing football. However, both parties cannot meet each other requirements.
According to The Sung, the Blues wants to have 7 million for the Spanish team leader but both parties cannot meet the requirement. So Azpilicueta decided to stay at Stamford Bridge.
Cesar Azpilicueta wife
Cesar Azpilicueta and his girlfriend Adrain Guerendiain are both from Spain. They decided to get married in June 2015. It is reported that Adriana and Cesar were childhood sweethearts as they both hail from the same place and practically grew up together.
Car & house
Like other professional football players, Cesar Azpilicueta has not reviewed much about his personal life. He has a mansion in Spain with a sea view depicted. He is often spotted with a Mercedes Benz AMG GT63s.
Why is Azpilicueta called dave?
Azpilicueta Chelsea had been called ‘Dave’ because his teammates at Marseille got tired of mispronouncing his name. In a small interview with the press, the captain has shown at least 3 ways to pronoun his name correctly.
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