Marc-Andre ter Stegen

by Binor 19 Nov,2017
Marc-Andre ter Stegen

Marc-Andre ter Stegen is a German professional football player who currently plays as a goalkeeper for one of the world's best clubs Barcelona and the German national team. The 25 years old goalkeeper is regarded as one of the best keepers in La Liga.

He has played for clubs like Borussia Mönchengladbach and Barcelona, as of 2017 he receives an annual salary of $3 million from his present club.

Early Life of Marc-Andre ter Stegen

Marc-Andre ter Stegen was born on 30 April 1992, in Mönchengladbach, Germany. His parents are Renate Kaus and Erich Kaus. His younger brother is Jean-Marcel ter Stegen. Talking about his nationality, he is a German citizen. He began playing football at the age of 10.

Club Career

Marc-Andre ter Stegen began his professional footballing career in 2009, joining the German professional club Borussia Mönchengladbach. During his first season with the club, he was mostly benched and appeared in a few games. He appeared in 126 games in his 5 years stint with the club.

Ter Stegen was declared as the new goalkeeper of the Spanish side Barcelona after the departure of Victor Valdes and Manuel Pinto on 19 May 2014. The deal was officially completed on 22 May 2014, signing a five-year contract with the club.  He is the first-choice goalkeeper of the club and still plays for the club. Some of his teammates in the club are Lionel Messi, Luis Suarez, etc.

International Career

Marc-Andre ter Stegen has represented his national side Germany at both junior and senior levels. He made his professional international debut on 26 May 2012, in the 5–3 loss against Switzerland in a friendly match. He was the first choice goalkeeper along with Kevin Trapp as the 2nd keeper when Germany won the 2017 FIFA Confederations Cup and he was named Man Of The Match. He has won over 20 caps for his national side and plays as a backup goalkeeper to Manuel Neuer.

Marc-Andre ter Stegen's Wife and Son

Marc-Andre ter Stegen is married; he got married to his loving girlfriend and Dutch beauty Daniela Jehle on May 16, 2017. The first met each other in 2013 and started dating from 2013 and were often spotted together. They moved to Catalonia together in 2014.

Finally, after 4 years of their relationship, the couple decided to tie their knots on 16 May 2017, in Germany among his family and friends. They were engaged to each in February this year. The couple is living together happily and they don't have any children yet.

Net Worth and Endorsements of Marc-Andre ter Stegen

Marc-Andre Ter Stegen is indeed a wealthy as he has an estimated net worth of $16 million in 2017, including all of his properties. As of 2017, he receives an annual salary of $3 million from his present club Barcelona. Along with his income from football, his another source of earning is from his endorsement deals with McDavid. His market value in 2017 is recorded to be $29 million.

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