Keylor Navas

by John Von 15 Feb,2018
Keylor Navas
Body Stats
Height 6 Feet 1 Inch
Personal Info
Facts
  • Birth Name Keylor Antonio Navas Gamboa
  • Birth Place Perez Zeledon, Costa Rica
  • Famous Name Keylor Navas
  • Father Navas Freddy
  • Mother Sandra Gamboa
  • Net Worth Above $ 36 million
  • Salary $ 10598359.2 He receives as an annual salary
  • Nationality Costa Rica
  • Ethnicity Spanish Costa Rican
  • Currently Working For Real Madrid
  • Currently Married Yes
  • Married to Andrea Salas
  • Divorce Unknown
  • Children 2 Childern ( daughter Daniela Navas Salas and son Mateo Navas Salas)
  • Affair with Unknown
  • Girlfriend Unknown
  • Boyfriend No
  • Religion Christian
  • Tatto(s) Unknown

Keylor Navas is a professional football player, who plays as a goalkeeper for Costa Rican National Football team and Spanish La Liga giants Real Madrid. He has a nickname Keylor Paras by the Real Madrid's roommate.

 

The Costa Rican and Real Madrid ace Goalkeeper has also played for Costa Rican club, Deportivo Saprissa and Spanish clubs Albacete Balompie and Levante UD. He represented Costa Rica U-17 in 2003 and made his international debut for Costa Rica in 2008.

Keylor Navas’s Early Life

Keylor Navas of Spanish Costa Rican ethnicity was born on 15 December 1986 to mother, Sandra Gamboa, and father, Navas Freddy in Pérez Zeledón, Costa Rica. He has two sisters.

Keylor Navas’s Networth

Being one of the most sought goalkeepers in the world and current goalkeeper for Real Madrid, his he earns tremendous amount and has maintained a good financial status. His salary as of 2018 is approximately $10598359.2, receives from Spanish giant.

His net worth as of 2018 is estimated $36 million. His current market value is $20 million. He is reported to own Audi worth over $80,000.

Keylor Navas’s Early Career

The Costa Rican goalkeeper, Keylor started his career from youth club of Deportivo Saprissa.

Keylor Navas Professional Career

After his youth career with Saprissa, he joined the best team of the club and debuted against Asociacion Deportiva Carmelita on 6th November 2005. He was the premier goalkeeper of the club winning CONCACAF Champions Cup in 2005 and Costa Rican Primera Division several times during his time with the team.

After his successful stay with Costa Rican club, he signed in July 2010 and was transferred to the Spanish team, Albacete after the team suffered relegation he joined Levante on loan.

Navas made his debut for Levante on 13 May 2012 against Athletic Bilbao. He was number one goalkeeper for the club in 2013/14 season and was nominated for best goalkeeper alongside Thibaut Courtois and Willy Caballero and won the award at La Liga Awards for 2013/14 season.

He created more history as he became the first goalkeeper in history in La Liga to win the player of the month in March 2014.

His outstanding goalkeeping skills attracted the eyes of Spanish giant, Real Madrid FC signed for $12.36 million, in 2014 on a six-year contract.

He made his official debut for Madrid alongside popular players like Sergio Ramos and Gareth Bale against Santiago Bernabeu on 23 September 2014. With the team, he won  La Liga cup during 2016/17 season, UEFA Champions League for two consecutive seasons (2015/16 and 2016/17 season). 

Keylor Navas’s International Career

After playing U-17 for Costa Rica, he made his debut for the senior team against Suriname in 2010 FIFA World Cup Qualification.

He majored in tournaments like  CONCACAF Gold Cup and FIFA World Cup 2014 and performed admirably well for his country.

He was the best goalkeeper in CONCACAF Gold Cup in 2009 and won several Man of the Match in 2014 FIFA World Cup where his team reached the quarterfinal.

His impressive skills helped him to be nominated for Golden Globe Award at the tournament. Eventually, the award went to Germany’s Manuel Neuer.

His country has already qualified for FIFA World Cup 2018, which is going to held in Russia.

Keylor Navas ‘s Personal Life

Keylor Navas currently is 31-year-old and he is happily married to his wife, Andrea Salas, with whom he married in 2009 the couple is blessed with two children;  daughter, Daniela Navas Salas, and son, Mateo Navas Salas.

 

 

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