Oscar Duarte

by John Von 15 Feb,2018
Oscar Duarte
Body Stats
Height 6 Feet 1 Inch
Personal Info
  • Birth Name Óscar Esaú Duarte Gaitán
  • Birth Place Catarina, Nicaragua
  • Famous Name Oscar Duarte
  • Father Unknown
  • Mother Unknown
  • Net Worth More than $ 4 million
  • Salary approximately $ 1.9 million as a salary from Espanyol
  • Nationality Costa Rica
  • Currently Working For Espanyol
  • Currently Married Yes
  • Married to Vanessa Crespi
  • Divorce No
  • Children one son
  • Affair with No
  • Girlfriend No
  • Boyfriend No
  • Religion Unknown
  • Tatto(s) Unknown

Oscar Duarte is a professional football player who currently plays as a central defender for Costa Rica National Football Team and Spanish based club, RCD Espanyol. Besides playing for Espanyol, he played for several clubs like Deportivo Saprissa, Puntarenas, and Club Brugge.

He also has represented Costa Rica in 2014 FIFA World Cup at Brazil, Copa Centroamericana, CONCACAF Gold Cup and Copa America Centenario.

Oscar Duarte’s Early Life

Oscar Esau Duarte Gaitan or simply known as Oscar Duarte to his fans and admirers was born and raised in Catarina, Nicaragua. He was born on June 3, 1989. His birth sign is Gemini.

He is Nicaraguan by birth and nationality.

He started his playing career from Costa Rican local youth club of Deportivo Saprissa.

Oscar Duarte’s Net worth

Oscar Duartes currently gets paid $ 1.9 million as annual salary from the Spanish club, RCD Espanyol as his weekly wage rate for the clubs is $ 37375.20.

His net worth could be estimated to be more than $ 4 million. His source primary comes from playing football at the club and for his national team of Costa Rica. He also endorsed brand like Adidas who add to his income.

Oscar Duarte’s Professional Career

Oscar Duarte started his senior and professional football career with Deportivo Saprissa main team who he signed during 2008/09 season and was loaned for a season in 2010 with Puntarenas FC.

His club career with Deportivo Saprissa ended after five seasons with the club. He scored 2 goals as a defender in 52 matches for the club.

After his spell at the Costa Rican club, he signed with Belgian Football club, Club Brugge whom he signed on 15 January 2013. While under Brugge, his team was successful in winning the  Belgian Cup in 2014/15 season. He scored 9 goals in 117 appearances for the Belgian club.

After his prosperous stint at Club Brugge, he signed Spanish La Liga top team, RCD Espanyol on Jan 26, 2016, for a transfer fee of $ 1.46 million.

Currently, he is playing as a defender for Espanyol.

Oscar Duarte’s International Career

Oscar Duarte made his international debut in 2010. He made his debut for Costa Rica national team against Jamaica in a friendly on 17 November 2010.

He scored his first international goal in a defeat against Uruguay on 14 June 2014 at the 2014 FIFA World Cup.

Duarte was one of the key players along with stars such as Cristian Gamboa, Johan Venegas and Celso Borges that play a significant part in taking Costa Rica to the 2018 FIFA World Cup.

Oscar Duarte’s Personal Life

Currently, 28 years old Costa Duarte, is a happily married man. He is married to his wife, Vanessa Crespi. The couple is blessed with a son.

He is settled and happy man and enjoying quiet and relaxed life as a player, human being, husband and as a loving. He seems to love animals as he has a dog in addition to his family.

He stands 6 feet 1 inches tall. 

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