Alvardo Rafael Gonzalez Luengo popular as Alvardo Rafael Gonzalez and nicknamed “Tata” is a professional footballer from Uruguay who plays for Nacional as a midfielder. He started his senior career with Defensor Sporting before joining Boca Juniors in 2007.
Gonzalez was born on 29 October 1984 in Montevideo, Uruguay. Regarding nationality, he holds Uruguayan and is of Uruguayans ethnicity. Born in the late of October, his zodiac sign is Scorpio.
Gonzalez started playing football at his early age. As a youth, he played football for the club Nacional, where he remained for 3 years.
Gonzales first professional game was with Uruguayan club Defensor Sporting in 2003. He represented the side until 2007, appearing 122 games with eight goals scored in all competitions. He was then transferred to Argentine club Boca Juniors in August 2007, where he scored one goal in 33 appearances.
Gonzales returned back to Nacional in 2009 and remained in the club for a season. He appeared in 15 games and scored 2 goals. In August 2010, he agreed to a three-year contract with Italian side Lazio where he spent the majority of his career. For 2015 season, he was loaned to the club Torino but made only 4 appearances for the club. He was then loaned to Atlas for the rest of 2015-16 seasons and appeared in 16 games without scoring any goal.
In 2017, He returned back to Nacional again. He has played 9 games and scored a goal till now.
Gonzales bagged 49 caps for the Uruguay football national team. He made his debut against the La Celeste in 2006. He represented his nation at the 2013 FIFA Confederations Cup and had 12 appearances throughout the 2014 FIFA World Cup Qualifying campaign.
Gonzales is either married or only dating Maria Gomez. The couple has not revealed about their dating history. But it is obvious that they married after dating for some period. They have no children till now
Despite having the busiest schedule, he has maintained a perfect balance his personal life and professional life. Besides his wife/girlfriend, he is quite connected with his family including father, mother, and siblings.
He has kept himself fit with the regular gym and supplement diet. He has reached the age of 32 now. He has a good height of 5 feet 8 inch. He has a balanced weight of 72 kg.
This Uruguayan player has tasted the experience playing with several domestic leagues as well as he also showed his potential in the overseas. His current transfer fee is unknown to be around $870 thousands and his highest recorded fee was $11.82 million when he transferred to Nacional in 2009.
As per the sources, Gonzales wages might be around $100 thousands or less per year. His net worth might be around $2 million dollars but there is no any reliable source to make it conform.
Gonzales is living a lavishing with his career incomes. He has collections of several cars on his list. Currently, he drives Nissan 370Z, which costs around $30,000-$50,000.