Alvaro Pereira plays as a left midfielder and left back for the Paraguayan club Cerro Porteno. He started his senior career with Miramar Misiones and made his debut for national team Uruguay in 2008.
Early Life & Youth Career
Pereira was born on 28 November 1985 in Montevideo, Uruguay. He is Uruguayan and his zodiac sign is Sagittarius. At his early age, Pereira showed his promise as a footballer and started his early career with Uruguayan side.
Pereira started his senior career with Miramar Misiones in 2003, where he had one goal in 28 appearances. He then moved to club Quilmes where he appeared in 33 matches but was unable to score even a single goal.
At the end of the 2006-07, he joined the Argentino Juniors and scored 11 goals in 35 appearances where he remained for only one season. He joined Pereira on June 4, 2009, for a reported fee of $5.42 million, where he played for three seasons and scored 2 goals in 72 matches.
In late August 2012, Pereira agreed to a four-year contract with Italian side Internazionale for a reported $12 million in a four-year contract. He made his debut on September 2 in a loss against the A.S Roma. For the 2014 season, Pereira was loaned to Sao Paulo, where he made 21 appearances.
Pereira joined Argentine side Estudiantes de La Plata on a temporary contract worth $3.30 million dollars. He was loaned to Getafe for 2016 season but made only 6 appearances for the club. He was then again loaned to Cerro Porteno for the remaining 2016 season and still playing for the same team.
Pereira made his full debut for Uruguay against France on 19 November 2008. He scored his first Intl goal against the Libya in Tripoli (3-2 win). He also represented his nation in two World Cups and three Copa America tournaments, earning more than 80 caps.
Personal Life & Affair
Even though he is a popular footballer, Pereira has not talked important concerns of his personal life. There is no any info available about his affair, dating history or marriage life. He might be a married or engaged to his girlfriend. However, without correct info, it is quite difficult to say anything about him.
Apart from his skills on his field, he is quite closely connected with his friends and teammates of Uruguay and Cerro Porteno. He has not talked about his sexuality. He believed to be straight at all. Unlike other celebs, he has not been the part of any controversy.
Pereira has reached the age of 31 now. He has a perfect height of 6 feet, which is around 1.82m. He has a balanced weight of 78 kg.
His current transfer fee is known to be around $1.8 million dollars and the highest recorded fee was $20.8 million dollar when he transferred Italian side Internazionale in 2013.
As per sources, his net worth might be around $5 million dollars but there is no any reliable source to make it conform.