The Mexican forward, Carlos Vela has been the star in the recent World Cup. He was a star player in Mexico's win against defending champion Germany. Currently playing in MLS for Los Angeles FC, Vela has previously played in Premier League and La Liga too.
Carlos Vela has been playing in the professional league since 2005. In these 13 years, he has been able to earn considerable net worth with his earnings and salary. Know in details.
The Mexican star of the 2018 World Cup, Vela with 13 years of professional career has been able to gather the estimated net worth of about $20 million. He is reported to be the most valuable Mexican ahead of Javier Hernandez and Hector Herrera.
His current base salary playing for Los Angeles is believed to be a $4.5 million with $6.2 million earnings in a year including bonus and compensation. He reportedly earned about $4 million from salary in 2017.
In 2012, Vela was reported to be earning around $3 million a year playing in La Liga for Real Sociedad.
In addition, Carlos Vela even adds more amount to his earnings through endorsement and sponsorship deals. His major deal is reported to be with Adidas and can be seen supporting the brand by wearing the shoes in his games. He can also be seen promoting the brand on Instagram through posts.
Carlos Vela who is living a luxurious life at current has varieties of cars for riding. Though the details is not available, he has posted images of some on Instagram.
He has a house in Mexico but it is not yet clear it was bought by him or is of his parents. Besides, Vela goes to breathtaking and expensive destinations for vacation with his family.
Carlos Vela was born to Enrique Vela and Nella Garrido on 1 March 1989 (age 29) in Cancún, Mexico. He also has an older brother named Alejandro Vela who plays for Venados of the Ascenso MX on loan from Cruz Azul.
The Mexican forward is married to his wife, Saioa Cañibano.
Saioa is a Spanish, originally from San Sebastián, near the city where he lived while playing for Real Sociedad. She previously worked as a reporter for local media.
They first met each other at a sports event and later started dating. The couple together has a son named Romeo born in 2017.
In the past, he was linked with two other women named Altair Jarabo and Shanik Aspe.