Fernando Muslera Biography

Fernando Muslera is an Argentine-born Uruguayan professional football player who plays as a goalkeeper for the Turkish club Galatasaray and the Uruguayan national team. The 31 years old Uruguayan goal keeper has an estimated net worth of $16 million.

Early Life

Fernando Muslera was born on 16 June 1986, in Buenos Aires, Argentina. His full name is Nestor Fernando Muslera Micol and his parents are Norma Muslera and Hugo Muslera. He is of Uruguayan nationality and belongs to White American ethnicity.

Club Career

Fernando Muslera began his youth footballing career with Montevideo Wanderers since 2001. He was in the youth team till 2004 and was included in the senior team since 2004. He remained until 2007 and made his appearances in 44 games. Muslera further moved to the Italian club Lazio in 2007. He made his debut for Lazio in a 3–1 home win against Cagliari on 16 September 2007.

Muslera played 97 games for the club being in the club for four years, he gained first team experience in the club. He was a regular starter for the club from his second season at the club. He then moved to Turkey agreeing on a four-year contract with the top club Galatasaray on 19 July 2011. He has won several honorary titles with the club. He scored his first career goal, a penalty against Manisaspor on8 April 2012. He made his UEFA Champions League debut in a match against Manchester United at Old Trafford on 19 September 2012. He still plays for the club.

Muslera has won several honorary titles with the club. He scored his first career goal, a penalty against Manisaspor on April 8, 2012. He made his UEFA Champions League debut in a match against Manchester United at Old Trafford on 19 September 2012. He has won three Super Lig and Turkish cup titles with the club and much more. 

International Career

Fernando Muslera is the 1st choice goal keeper for his national side Uruguay and has represented the team in several competitions including FIFA World Cup. He made his professional debut for his national side on 10 October 2009. He made his World Cup debut on 11 June 2010, against France. He has won over 88 caps for his national side.Muslera 

Muslera was the key player of the Uruguayan team that won Confederations Cup in 2011.

Personal Life

Fernando Muslera is married to Patricia Callero in January 2016. The couple has been dating together for 2 years. He was previously in a relationship with his loving girlfriend Eliana Dide. They had an affair for several years, the couple used to live together in Istanbul. Dide explained that he had a lot of Turkish girls, Muslera was constantly disturbed by them, but she was not affected when she left.

Muslera also had an affair with his ex-girlfriend Almeda Abazi and he too was linked with Patricia Callero. His Zodiac sign is Gemini and has a perfect height of 1.91 m.

Net Worth and Endorsements

As we mentioned above Fernando Muslera has an estimated net worth of $16 million in 2017, including all his assets. He recently receives an annual salary of $4 million. His average annual earning is estimated to be over $5 million and his recent market value price is $10 million. His highest transfer fee was recorded to be $18 million in 2013.


Tags related to Fernando Muslera: goalkeeper Montevideo Wanderers Uruguayan National Team Lazio Galatasaray

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