Diego Alonso

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Facts of Diego Alonso

Full Name
Diego Martín Alonso López
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Diego Martín Alonso López
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Diego Alonso
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Midfielder, Head Coach

Position in Team : Midfielder, Head Coach

Football Player

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Midfielder, Head Coach

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$10 million
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football head coach and former player
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Diego Alonso is an Uruguayan descent professional football manager and a former associational soccer player who played from 1995 to 1999. Currently, he is serving the Uruguay national football as a head coach. Initially, during his playing career, Diego mainly played as a  striker. Notbaly, he kicked off his coaching career in 2011, and Bella Vista is the first club he managed.

Diego Alonso's full name goes like Diego Martin Alonso Lopez. The former Penarol striker was born in Montevideo, Uruguay, on April 16, 1975. He is 47 years old, and his zodiac sign is Aries. Diego is born to an Uruguayan native parent. So far, he has left no clue about his family information, so it remains under the radar. Deportiva star player Ivan Alonso is his cousin. 

Diego Alonso's Playing career review

Club And International Appearances

The ex-Valencia star player Diego Alonso started his football career in 1995 after graduating from its youth system. Appearing for two second-division clubs, he got his move to the Spanish side, joining Valencia in 2000 and Athletic Madrid in 2002. Similarly, Diego has played for numerous football clubs like Malaga, UNAM, Nacional, Murcia, and many more. Not to mention, appearing his last tenure with Penarol, he retired from soccer in 2011. 

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Diego Diego's old days with Athletic Madrid in 2001  SOURCE: Twitter

For Uruguay national team just played seven games. He made his international debut for Uruguay on June 7, 1999, in a match against Paraguay.

Breif Facts On His Relationship Status and Marital Life

Diego Alonso has completely barred his details from the media. He is the kind of person who likes to keep his unique topic secrete. Due to his intimate essence, the football coach's love life is questioned. Hence, his low-profile status made his life more very suspenseful. Moreover, his fans eagerly want to know it. However, they might linger a little more for this.

Maybe he is not comfortable enough to flash about it, but when he is available, we will get back to you. 

Diego's Annual Paychecks And Current Net Value 

Montevideo-born football coach Diego Alonso had a hell of a career. His primary source of remuneration is soccer. Playing professionally, he made millions from several football teams worldwide. In addition, he is now the head coach of the Uruguay national team. As an upshot, it massively inflated his net worth. According to the sources, Digeo's speculative current net worth is valued at $10 Million.

Concerning his salary payment, it's still under that radar. Despite that, we can safely say that he gets his paychecks in millions. All credit goes to his workaholic nature and utter dedication. The Uruguay international is living at the best juncture of his life. Also, he is documented as one of the wealthiest coaches from Uruguay.

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Review Of His Coaching Career

Diego is a die-hard soccer fan. His eternal love for football guided him to begin his career in coaching shortly after he retired from football in 2011. The same year, he began working as manager of the Parayguan [rimera Division club Club Guarani. Afterward, in December 2014, he was appointed as an FC Pachuca in the Mexican Liga. Serving four years as Pachuca's coach, he assured to join Monterrey on June 2, 2018. 

Diego Diego with Uruguay national team in 2021  SOURCE: Twitter

Diego also became the first manager to win two competitions with two teams after winning the Champions League Final. With his mindblowing gameplay and tactics, he was called for the head coach role of the MLS club Inter Miami CF on Janaury 7, 2021. Because of his coaching ability, Uruguay Football Federation appointed him as a head coach on March 24, 2021, replacing Oscar Tabarez. 

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