Nacho Monreal

Binor 14 Dec,2017


Nacho Monreal is a Spanish professional football player, who plays as a central defender and left back for the premier league club Arsenal.

The 26-year-old player has played for clubs like Malaga, Osasuna, and Arsenal. As of 2017, he is receiving an annual salary of $2.4 million from his club.

Early Life of Nacho Monreal

Nacho Monreal was born as Ignacio Nacho Monreal Eraso on 26 February 1986, to Spanish parents. He was born and raised in Pamplona, Spain. Talking about his nationality, he holds a Spanish citizenship. He joined the youth academy of Pamplona at the age of 7.

Club Career

CA Osasuna

After being promoted from the youth ranks of CA Osasuna in 2005, his professional debut for the club came on 22 October 2006, in a match against Valencia. He finished his first season with the club with ten league appearances. He was the regular starter of his club in 2007–08 season. He was in the club for 6 years appearing in 127 games and 3 goals.


He then made his move to the league's fellow club Malaga on 10 June 2011, signing a five-year contract. His professional debut for the club was on 13 August 2011, in a match against Sevilla. He initially battled for first-choice status but ended up only missing seven games as the club finished fourth and qualified for the Champions League for the first time. His three seasons with the club ended up with a total of 45 appearances and a goal.


Nacho Monreal further made his way to England, joining the Premier League club Arsenal on 31 January 2013, on a long-term contract. His Premier League debut for the Gunners came on 2nd February 2013, against Stoke City. Monreal provided the assist for countryman Santi Cazorla to score the winner in a 2–1 victory over Aston Villa on 23 February 2013. He is a good friend of his mates Theo Walcott and Alexis Sanchez. He is the regular starter for the Gunners and still plays for the club.

International Career

Nacho Monreal has represented his national side Spain at both junior and senior levels in several tournaments. He made his senior international debut on 3–2 away success against Macedonia. He was a member of the Spanish squad, which reached the final of the 2013 FIFA Confederations Cup in Brazil. He has won 21 caps for his nation scoring a goal.

Personal Life of Nacho Monreal

Currently 32, Nacho Monreal is a married man, he married his long-term girlfriend Isabel Ramos. After dating for four years, the couple finally decided to tie their knots on 16 June 2016, among their family and friends.

The couple yet doesn't have any children. They are often spotted making public appearances together attending several parties and Events.

Net Worth and Endorsements of Nacho Monreal

Nacho Monreal has an estimated net worth of $9 million in 2018, including all of his properties and incomes. He is currently receiving an annual salary of $2.4 million from his present club Arsenal.

Apart from his earnings from football, he too earns massive amounts of money through his endorsing deal with Puma. His current market value is recorded to be $13 million.

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