Carlos Bacca

by Jack Ol 22 Mar,2018
Carlos Bacca
Body Stats
Personal Info
  • Birth Name Carlos Arturo Bacca Ahumada
  • Birth Place Puerto Colombia, Colombia
  • Famous Name Carlos Bacca
  • Father Gilberto Bacca
  • Mother Eloisa Ahumada
  • Net Worth Above $ 9 million
  • Salary € 6 .5 million he earns as an annual salary from Villarreal
  • Nationality Colombian
  • Currently Working For Villarreal as loan from AC Milan
  • Currently Married Yes
  • Married to Shayira Santiago
  • Divorce Unknown
  • Children 2 Childern
  • Affair with Unknown
  • Girlfriend Unknown
  • Boyfriend No
  • Religion Christian
  • Tatto(s) Unknown

Carlos Arturo Bacca Ahumada popularly known as Carlos Bacca is a professional football player who plays as a striker for Colombia National Team and Spanish La Liga side, Villarreal CF on a loan from Italian Serie A club, AC Milan.

He made his debut for Colombia in 2010 and played at the tournaments such as 2014 FIFA World Cup, 2015 Copa America Centenario, and Copa America.

How much is Carlos Bacca’s Net worth and Salary in 2019?

Bacca's annual salary is around €6 .5 million with a weekly salary being around €125, 000. He has a market value in the region of £10.8 million as of 2018. In 2016, he used to earn 3,500,000 playing for AC Milan and was also the highest paid player of the club.

Playing for several high profile clubs like AC Milan and Sevilla FC,  he has accumulated an immense fortune, so his net worth could be estimated at above $10 million.

Along with his wealth, he is fond of cars and has an Audi brand in his collection and with his earning he is enjoying a fine and happy life with his loving family.

Is Carlos Bacca Married? Who is his wife?

Carlos Bacca is happily married to his wife, Shayira Santiago since 2010. The couple is blessed with a daughter, Karla Valentina Bacca born on January 31, 2013, and son, Carlos Daniel Bacca.

Thr couple has been together for already 7 years and is living a blissful life. Bacca is often seen with his family on vacations to different places. He also shares moments with his family on his Instagram

He is Christian with a belief in Evangelicalism. It was reported in March 2016 that his house was burglarized by robbers who took away Porsche and jewelry as he was away on international duty for Colombia.

He has a height of  5 feet 11 inches and weighs about 77 kg. 

Carlos Bacca’s Bio and Childhood

Carlos Bacca holds a Colombian nationality. He was born to Colombian parents, mother, Eloisa Ahumada and father, Gilberto Bacca on 8 September 1986 in Puerto Colombia, Colombia.

He had a passion for football since his early childhood days and joined the local youth clubs of Colombia to begin his football journey.

Carlos Bacca’s Professional Career

Carlos Bacca began his senior and professional playing career with a Colombian football club, Atletico Junior in 2007 and was transferred to Columbian clubs such as  Barranquilla and  Minerven S.C on a loan from Atletico Junior.

With the club, he was the part of the team that went on win Categoria Primera A in 2010 and 2011.

He signed a three-year contract for a  transfer fee of €1.5 million with Belgian club, Club Brugge in 2012 and made his debut against Mechelen on 21 January 2012.

The Colombian striker scored his first goal in the Belgian league against Gent on 15 April 2012 and was the leading goalscorer in the Belgian First Division in 2012/13. He also won the  Belgian Pro League for the best player in the same season.

After a successful spell at Belgium, he signed a five-year contract worth  €7 million with the Spanish football club, Sevilla FC in early July 2013.

He was the prominent member of Sevilla team that won UEFA Europa League in 2013/14 and 2014/15.

Carlos Bacca signed with Italian Serie A titans, AC Milan on  2 July 2015 for a reported fee of  €30 million and made his Milan debut against Internazionale as well as scoring his first Serie A goal against Empoli on 29 August 2015.

He also scored a hattrick against Torino on 21 August 2016.

Carlos Bacca is currently playing for the Spanish side, Villarreal CF as a loan from AC Milan on August 2017 for a transfer fee of €2.5 million and made his debut against  Levante on 20 August 2017.

He scored his first goal for Villarreal against Real Betis on 10 September 2017.

Carlos Bacca’s International Career

He made his international debut and scored his first international goal for Colombia against Bolivia on 11 August 2010.

Carlos Bacca played alongside a players such as Abel Aguilar, James Rodriguez, and Carlos Sanchez Moreno in tournaments like 2014 FIFA World Cup, 2015 Copa America, and 2016 Copa America Centenario.

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