The football champ Luis Garcia who plays as a winger made a name for himself after he represented the famous Barcelona Football Club.
Is Luis Garcia Married?
Luis Garcia's phenomenal football career is like an open book. But what about his personal life? Is Garcia content with his private life as much as he is with his professional life? Well, Mr. Garcia indeed enjoys his private life equivalently to his professional life. To get straight to the point, Garcia is a happily married man.
Luis Garcia reportedly tied the knot to his long-termed girlfriend, Kate Rios years ago in late 2013. The couple has kept their formal wedding date, and how they first met away from the eye of the public. There are no rumors regarding their divorce or their external affairs. Not to mention, Luis and Kate have been together for more than 17 years.
In addition, Garcia and his wife are very supportive of one another. Their love for each other has grown stronger through the ages as they have spent years together. The most attractive part about Kate, whenever Luis is away from home for business, Kate isn't shy to showcase her affection.
Rio usually uploads images of them on her Instagram account and once wrote a sweet message in the caption that read, "Miss you...Te Amo...Love you". The love between Garcia and his wife is unconditional.
When it comes to parenthood, Luis Garcia and Kate are blessed with four boys including Luka Garcia, Joel Garcia, Marco Garcia, and Leo Garcia. They have raised their kids equally with love. The couple also takes their kids on travel trips jointly. They also have been on international trips such as to countries like China, India, Singapore, Italy, Colombia, Malaysia, Finland, Paris, Tokyo, and Australia. Garcia currently resides in the city of Spain with his family.
The Limelight of Luis Sanz's Career
On August 18, 1998, Luis Javier García Sanz aka, Luis Garcia began Barcelona's debut against RCD Mallorca in the Supercopa de España. Then, on August 22, 1999, Garcia performed his La Liga debut for Real Valladolid opposing CD Numancia. Likewise, in 2001, he scored 16 league goals within 25 appearances after returning to CD Tenerife.
Check out the clip of Luis Garcia talking about his ghost goal against Chelsea!
Furthermore, in 2004, Garcia moved to Liverpool with a £6 million contract fee. During his time at the Liverpool club, he also scored 30 goals in 121 matches. But unfortunately, Garcia left the team in July 2007 and joined his former club, Atlético Madrid.
In 2005, Garcia got his Spain premiere at a 3-0 friendly victory next to China in Salamanca. He was elected as the nation's 23-man team for the 2006 - World Cup Finals in Germany. In addition, at the age of 35 in 2014, he declared his retirement from professional soccer. At the same time, in 2016, Garcia was listed as one of the Best Sports Personality of the Year. Recently as of 2021, he is an ambassador of UEFA.
Luis Garcia's Net Worth
Luis Garcia is a retired Mexican professional soccer athlete with a solid net worth of $10 million. Though, as of recently, Luis is an ambassador of UEFA, he may still make a pretty handsome income. But, the information regarding his real wages is not disclosed.
In addition, Luis's spouse Kate Rio is also a self-employed woman. She is also the owner of AAIN Active (clothing brand), The Tox, and, KAT Interior Design. But, like every celebrity, Kate also has not revealed her data concerning her earnings.
Quick Facts about Luis Garcia
- Luis Garcia is naturally a left-footed footballer, but skilled with both feet.
- From the age of 6, he started to play football with local CF Badalona.
- Sanz in Luis's name refers to the title of his maternal family.
- Both Luis and his wife Kate are fitness lovers.
- Luis verified Instagram account has 490k followers, whereas Kate has 13.4k followers.
- Garcia loves to practice golf at weekends.