Mikel Villanueva

by Pravash 14 Aug,2022
Mikel Villanueva
Body Stats
Height 6 Feet 3 Inch
Weight in KG 72.0 kg kg
Weight 72 kg
Personal Info
Facts
  • Birth Name Mikel Villanueva Alvarez
  • Birth Country San Cristobal, Venezuela
  • Famous Name Mikel Villanueva
  • Horoscope Aries
  • Net Worth $3M
  • Salary 98,800 euro per year
  • Market Value 1.00M Euro
  • No. of Instagram Followers 78.1k
  • Position in Team Defender
  • Current team C.D. Santa Clara
  • Nationality Venezuelan
  • Ethnicity South American
  • Profession Football Player
  • Started career as Football Player
  • Currently Working For Liga Portugal
  • Currently Married Married
  • Married to Meche Celta Arroyo
  • Wife profession Jouranlist
  • Wife nationality Venezuelan
  • Children One
  • is-played-fifa-word-cup-2018 No
  • Religion Christian
  • Squad No 3
  • Caps 30
  • World Cup Game Not Played

Mikel Villanueva is a Venezuelan professional football player playing for the Clube Desportivo Santa Clara known as CD Santa Clara, which is a Portuguese professional football club established in Azore Island, Portugal. Mikel also plays for the Venezuela national team and has earned thirty International caps as a senior player and has scored twice.

Mikel Villanueva plays from a center-back position. Since Mikel's debut in football, Mikel has played in different soccer clubs based in dissimilar regions. Mikel currently plays in Portugal's highest football league Liga Portugal. For his current team, CD Santa Clara he wears jersey number 3. Mikel is also one of the illustrated players of the Venezuela national team. Villanueva has won multiple trophies playing for considerable teams.

Salary and Net Worth of Mikel Villanueva

The most paramount player for CD Santa Clara Mikel Villanueva started playing football professionally in 2012. Villanueva played for several teams during the course of his ten-year, competent, and experienced football career. Mikel's football career may be primarily responsible for his conquest in life. Mikel enjoys a successful life because of his persistent work ethic.

Mikel Villanueva allegedly earns £98,800 per year and £1,900 per week playing football for his current club CD Santa Clara, according to salarysport. Mikel's value is currently estimated by the transfer market to be £1.00M. In 2022, Mikel's net worth as of 2022 is $3 million. Villanueva's highest market worth as of now is £1.00M.

MikelMikel with his friend in Barcelona, Spain SOURCE: [email protected]

According to the same source, the highest earning player in CD Santa Clara is Luiz Phellype from Brazil who earns £312,000yearly and £6,000 a week as a striker, followed by Allano Mbeumo, a Brazilian midfielder who earns an amount of £130,000 in a year with £2,500 per week. 

By maintaining a comfortable lifestyle, Mikel gains from endorsement and subsidy agreements. Mikel has his own home in Venezuela. Mikel is a satisfied man who has bought a fancy automobile. Mikel is living his extraordinary life in his own house in Venezuela with his family.

Relationship status, Love life, and affairs.

Mikel Villanueva  is a married Venezuelan footballer. Mikel and the Meche Celta Arroyo are married. The two intense Venezuelan pairs dated for a very prolonged time before getting matched. They exchange vows in 2019 at Venezuela's Church. The Villanueva pair have also initiated their own family. Additionally, Mikel Villanueva has one kid. 

MikelMikel and his wife SOURCE: [email protected]

Villanueva's pair gave birth to the baby before their marriage. Meche Celta Arroyo and Mikel both post pictures from their daily lives on social media. A proficient CD Santa Clara defender appreciates disbursing time with his family and is a trustworthy parent. Moreover, Meche Celta is a passionate Venezuelan journalist.

Mikel Villanueva Personal Details

Mikel Villanueva Alvarez better known as Mikel Villanueva was born in San Cristobal, Venezuela, on April 14, 1993. Mikel's star sign is Aries. Mikel is 29 years old as of 2022. Villanueva is 6 feet 3 inches tall and weighs over 72.0 kg. Mikel spent most of his childhood in Venezuela. The attractive center-back from CD Santa Clara holds Venezuelan citizenship and is a Venezuelan national.

MikelMikel plays for the Santa Clara FC in Portugal SOURCE: [email protected]

Mikel attended a school that emphasizes Venezuela. Mikel attended institutes and universities in Venezuela as well. Mikel's parents were born and raised in Venezuela. Mikel has, however, kept his parents' exact identities and specializations a secret. Mikel's parents both have South American origins and are of Venezuelan descent. Mikel has kept his siblings' individuality and sense of self hidden.

Mikel Villanueva's football career

Villanueva has a long account of participating in athletic events. Villanueva had stated that he sustained any strategy that included academic organizations or research centers. Villanueva used to experience extracurricular activities mainly football when he was younger and always found them enjoyable. At school, Mikel took part in a breadth of competitions and activities.

Club career

Villanueva was a Deportivo Tachira youth graduate. He made his professional debut on March 3, 2013, starting in a 0-1 road loss against Estudiantes de Merida. Villanueva transferred to neighboring Primera Division outfit ACD Lara in 2014 after being little utilized. On January 25, 2015, he scored his first goal as a professional, the game's lone tally in a victory over Carabobo FC on the road.

Villanueva scored twice on February 22, 2015, as his team defeated Trujillanos FC 3-1 at home. He made 20 appearances and scored four goals before the end of the season.  Villanueva joined the Malaga CF on July 4, 2015, and was given a reserve position in the Tercera Division.

MikelMikel on Santa Clara outfit SOURCE: [email protected]

He was acquired outright by the organization on May 3, 2016, inked a binding contract for a period of three years, and was elevated to the La Liga starting lineup. On October 16, 2016, Villanueva started his first game in the top division of Spanish football, a 1-1 away draw against Deportivo Alaves. He extended his contract the following August 10 until 2020 and was promptly given a one-year loan to Segunda Division team Cadiz CF. 

Villanueva signed a season-long loan with CF Reus Deportiu on July 24, a team from the same tier. He was one of the five players that departed the team on December 28 as a result of unpaid salaries. Villanueva went to Gimnastic de Tarragona on loan until June on January 9, 2019, while still playing in the second division.

International Career 

Villanueva was selected for the Venezuela national team on January 20, 2016, in preparation for a friendly matchup against Costa Rica. On February 2, he started his complete international debut in the 1-0 victory at Barinas. On March 24, 2016, Villanueva scored his first goal for his country, adding the insurance goal in a 2-2 away tie with Peru. Juanpi, a teammate from Málaga, provided the assistance. He was included in the Vinotinto team but did not participate in the Copa América Centenario that year in the United States.

In the World Cup qualification 2022. Venezuela remains at the bottom of the table of CONEMBOL qualifications. Villanueva has participated in each and every qualification match. Venezuela only won three matches among the 18 matches with one draw and fourteen losses. So, Venezuela is not eligible to be in the World Cup 2022.

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Social Media Presence

The expert and professional Venezuelan defender player use social media broadly. In comparison to other social networking sites, Mikel prefers Instagram. On Mikel's Instagram account, there is a blue checkmark designating that it has been verified. Access to sensitive information is the top concern among Mikel supporters.

Mikel has 78.1k followers under the Instagram handle @mikelvilla02. On his Instagram page, Mikel publishes pictures of football-related activities. Mikel advertises for his customers and his businesses anywhere he can. Mikel is one of the Venezuelan athletes that receive the most online searches and is one of the most followed Venezuelan athletes on social media.

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