Carlos Alberto Sanchez Moreno famously known as Carlos Sanchez Moreno is a skillful defensive midfielder from Colombia who made his debut for the senior side club River Plate Montevideo in 2005. Currently, he plays for Italian football club ACF Fiorentina (loan from Aston Villa).
Moreno was born on 6 February 1986 in Quibdo, Colombia. This versatile player holds a Colombian nationality. Born in the early of February, his zodiac sign is Aquarius.
As his early age, he showed his promise as a footballer and he moved to a football school in Medellin his talent soon caught the attention of Danubio officials, where he signed his first professional contract in 2003 and was a teammate of Edinson Cavani.
Moreno started his senior career with River Plate Montevideo and featured in 40 matches during his two years of seasons. Then he signed to French club Valenciennes where he scored 10 goals in 178 appearances in six seasons.
Moreno agreed to a three-year deal with Spanish club Elche for a reported fee of $4.45 million dollars. He made his debut in a 1-1 home draw against the Real Sociedad. He then agreed to a four-year contract with English club Aston Villa on 15 August 2014 for an undisclosed fee reported to be around $6.21 million dollars.
Moreno signed a two-year contract with Italian side Florentina of Serie A on 9 August 2016. He made his debut against the Juventus on 20 Aug 2016. He scored his debut goal for the club in a winning game against the Chievo.
Moreno was the part of the Colombian squads and reached the quarterfinals of the 2011 Copa America, 2014 FIFA World Cup, and the 2015 Copa America. He helped his team secure third in the 2016 Copa America Centenario.
He was included in the 23-man squad for the FIFA World Cup but was red-carded in the very first match against Japan.
His personal life is as smooth as his career. He married his longtime girlfriend, Noelia Sanchez after having an affair with her. He loves his wife very much but has not mentioned the most of the romantic parts of his personal life.
Currently, the lovely couple is blessed with two children; a son and a daughter. Apart from his skills on the field, he is loving, and caring for his parents. He loves traveling along with his wife and children. His favorite places are California, Play Blanca, and Jamaica.
Unlike he has not been the part of any controversy. He also has not been seen in any TV show. He reached the age of 31 now. He has a good height of 6 feet, which is around 1.82m. He has a healthy weight of 181 lbs.
Moreno is popular for his defensive skill and renowned for his passing and marking ability. With his dedication and devotion, he has made a huge mark in his professional career. His dedication and devotion paid him a fortune of salary. He has a whopping net worth of $4 million.