Mark Gonzalez

Nick 31 Aug,2017


The proficient footballer, Mark Dennis Gonzalez Hoffman, who is well known as Mark Gonzalez plays for Colo-Colo as a forward. He made his international debut in 2003 and Chile selected him for three Copa America tournaments and the 2010 FIFA World Cup. 


Mark Gonzalez's current transfer fee is reportedly around $1 million and held $8 million transfer clause with his former club Betis in 2008.

Mark Gonzalez Early Life & Youth Career

Gonzalez was born on 10 July 1984 in Durban, South Africa. Gonzalez was born to Lorena Hoffman and Raul Gonzalez. He holds the dual citizenship of South Africa and Chile.

Gonzalez's father was a professional footballer and played for Durban Bush Bucks. He moved back to Chile with his mother at the age of 10.

He played his youth career with SG Borken and Universidad Catolica.

Mark Gonzalez Professional Career

Gonzalez turned professional when he started playing for Universidad Catolica in 2002. He was then transferred to Albacete. For the 2006-2007, Gonzalez agreed to a contract with the English club Liverpool.

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Gonzalez has made 25 apps and scored only two goals for the Liverpool. While playing with Liverpool, he was also loaned to Real Sociedad. Later in 2009, Gonzalez went to play with CSKA Moscow, where he stayed until December 2014.

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Prior to CSKA Moscow, he played for Betis, from 2007 to 2009. After playing ten years with the foreign club, he joined Universidad in 2015.

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Gonzalez hard work and commitment offer plenty of opportunity for him. He agreed on a two-year contract with Colo-Colo, which will continue until December 2018.

Mark Gonzalez International Career

Gonzalez was eligible to play both for South Africa and for Chile, but he chose Chile instead.

Gonzalez kicked his debut goal for Chile against Switzerland during the group stage of the 2010 FIFA World Cup, heading the cross from Esteban Paredes.

Mark Gonzalez Personal Life & Affair

Gonzalez started dating Chilean dancer, model, and television personality Maura Rivera in 2008, and they celebrated their marriage in 2010. Their marriage took place in a private ceremony with the presence of important guest and relatives in Chile. They have a son, Mark Gonzalez, Jr. in 2015; they welcomed their second child as a daughter named Luciana Gonzalez.

Gonzalez is a loving husband as well as caring father to his children. Besides his career, he loves traveling along with his children and wife. His favorite holiday destination is Las Vegas.

The couple has kept them fit through the regular gym and nutritious diets.

Mark Gonzalez Net Worth & Salary

With his true dedication and devotion, Gonzalez has successfully climbed the ladder of success.

Gonzales remarkable efforts provide him a fortune of earnings that help him to boost his total net worth. His current transfer fee is known to be to around $1 million and the highest recorded fee of $8 million when he played for Betis in 2008.

Probably, Gonzalez has made an estimated net worth more than $2 million, but there are no any sources to makes it confirm. He has made collections of several cars on his list including Mercedes Benz, Toyota, Sedan, and BMW. Currently, he drives 2015 Maserati Ghibli.


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