Andres Guardado

Henry 24 Jun,2018

Facts of Andres Guardado

Birth Name
Jose Andres Guardado Hernandez
Famous Name
Spanish and Mexican
Married to
Sandra de la Vega
Affair with
Briana Morales
Mexico Guardado


Career & Net worth

Net Worth
$5 million


Married to
Sandra de la Vega
Affair with
Briana Morales

Mexican professional footballer Andres Guardado plays for Spanish club Real Betis and the Mexico National team. He plays as a midfielder and even operates as a left winger or left back. He started his career just at the age of 7 from the Atlas Club. 


Andres successfully represented the country in four World Cups, three Gold Cups and two Copa America tournaments and many other national-international cups. 

Early Career 

Andres Guardado was born on 28 September in 1986 as Jose Andres Guardado Hernandez in Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico.  He was keenly interested in the football since he was a child. Growing in the Jalisco, he joined Atlas Club in August 2005. After some months he was invited to the state side of Mexico for his first international match in opposition to Hungary. 

Professional Career

Guardado first went to the FIFA World Cup 2006 in Germany at the age of 20 where he played for the country in a triumph over Pachuca.  After that, he got a chance to play with the senior team until 2007 and then and later played for Deportivo La Coruna. Again he invited for the FIFA World Cup 2010 in South Africa where he played until the team was sent out from the last 16. 

After playing for sometimes, he again changed his club to Valencia in 2012 entering the Spanish club with a four-year contract. Then, he played in the Bundesliga on loan in 2014.  He had just completed his 4 games, again he moved on loan to the Netherlands where he got a chance to play for PSV Eindhoven and PSV changed his deal to permanent after complition of his loan season. 

CAPTION: Andres Guardado in FIFA World Cup 2006 SOURCE: Heightline

Currently, it was announced that he has penned a three-year contract with Spanish Club Real Betis.  

International Career

Andres successfully established himself on the international stage and spread his talent all over the world. He first played against the United States assisting it to turn towards Mexican's favor ending the game with a 0-2 win. After that, in a friendly with Venezuela, he scored his first international goal on 28 February 2007. 

In 2010 World Cup, South Africa, Andres played and ended 1-1 draw against the host country. On 12 June 2011, Guardado proved his talent internationally by scoring two goals in a 4-1 win over Costa Rica in the 2011 Gold Cup. 

Guardado made his 100th appearance for Mexico in a match with Nigeria. Again, he was selected by Miguel Herra for the 2014 World Cup held in Brazil. 

CAPTION: Andres holding Cup in 2015 Gold Cup SOURCE: MLS Soccer

He has won multiple trophies and was awarded the CONCACAF Gold Cup in 2011 and 2015 both. He has already appeared for Mexican national team for 144 times and has scored 25 goals in his overall matches. 

Finally, Andres made it to the final 23-men's list for the 2018 World Cup in Russia. So far he has been an exceptional player for 2018 WC Russia. He played against Germany for 74 minutes and helped them defeat the former world champion with 1-0 lead. 

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Net Worth

Andres earns an enormous amount of money throughout his football career. Recently he has penned a deal with Real Betis Club which is reported to be worth over €2.3 million for a three-year binding him for three years. Before when he made a shift to Spain's Deportivo, he was paid the fee of €5.25 million, which eventually grew up to €7 million.

Any player gets paid based upon his performance and skill. So, talking about this professional player,  Andres Guardado is super skilled and has played for various clubs from all over the world, hence his salary is around €1-2 million per year. Further, his current net worth as of 2018, is reportedly around $5 million.

Personal Life

Andres is very famous for his profession but very few people know about him personally. He married twice till now in his life. Despite being a Mexican Pro-footballer, he holds a Spanish passport too. 


His has been married more than once in the past. His first wife is Briana Morales with whom he got married in 2006.  5 years late, he got divorced from her wife due to some undisclosed reasons. 

CAPTION: Andres with his family SOURCE:

After his first marriage ended, Andres reportedly married Sandra de la Vega. The couple has remained secretive about the whole thing, such that, it is not clear if they really got married or not. Moreover, the couple has a son named Maximo born in 2015.

Body Measurements

It is for sure that the footballer, Andres has got a very fit and maintained body. He weighs around 67 kg and is 5 feet 6 inches in height.


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