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(Football Goalkeeper)

Relationship Facts of Iker Casillas

Iker Casillas is not having an affair with anyone presently.
His sexual orientation is not straight and is gay.

Iker Casillas's Relationship Timeline!

As for the relation, Iker Casillas is not in relationship with anyone. He seems to be not in any relationship since 2021.

Past Relationship

He was in relationship Sara Carbonero since 2009. The couple gave birth to their first son Martin on 3rd January 2014.

The couple got married on 30th March, 2016 and their second son was born on 2nd June 2016. Iker and Sara got parted their separate way on 12th March, 2021.

Before he married mother of his son he was in relationship with Eva Gonzalez from 2005 to 2008. The couple soon announced they are separating.

Who is Iker Casillas?

Iker Casillas, also known by his full name Iker Casillas Fernández is a Spanish professional footballer who plays as a goalkeeper for the Portuguese club Porto and the Spain national team.

He is widely regarded as one of the greatest goalkeepers of all time and is one of the most decorated players in the history of the sport. He holds Spanish nationality.

Iker Casillas- Age, Parents, Siblings, Ethnicity, Education

Spanish professional footballer Iker Casillas was born on 20th May 1981 in Madrid, Spain.

Iker was born to his father Jose Luis Casillas and his mother Maria del Carmen Fernandez Gonzalez. He has one younger brother named Unai Casillas.

As for academics, he studied at the Picasso school in Mostoles. Furthermore, his ethnicity is Hispanic. Similarly, his religion is Christianity.

Iker Casillas- Professional Life, Careers

Iker Casillas began his career with Real Madrid, making his debut in 1999.

He was an integral part of the team that won five La Liga titles, two Copa del Rey titles, four Supercopa de España titles, three UEFA Champions League titles, two UEFA Super Cups, and two Intercontinental Cups.

Iker Casillas also won the FIFA World Cup and two European Championships with the Spanish national team.

Casillas is the most capped player in the history of the Spanish national team, with 167 appearances, and is the only player to have won the UEFA Champions League with three teams.

Iker Casillas was inducted into the Real Madrid Hall of Fame in 2019. Casillas is widely regarded as one of the greatest goalkeepers of all time and is one of the most decorated players in the history of the sport.

International Career

Iker Casillas has also been named the IFFHS World’s Best Goalkeeper five times and was named the UEFA Club Footballer of the Year in 2008. His career has been marked by several awards and honors.

He was named the IFFHS World’s Best Goalkeeper five times and was named the UEFA Club Footballer of the Year in 2008 and was also named the UEFA Club Goalkeeper of the Year three times and in UEFA Team he was named of the Year Five times.

Furthermore, in 2014 he was named the Best European Goalkeeper of the 21st Century by the International Federation of Football History & Statistics.

Similarly, Casillas is also a recipient of the Prince of Asturias Award for Sports in 2009 and was named the Best Spanish Athlete of the Decade by the Royal Spanish Football Federation in 2010.

Iker Casillas is an inspiration to many aspiring goalkeepers around the world, and his legacy will continue to live on for many years to come.

Furthermore, Iker Casillas retired from football in 2019 after he suffered from a heart attack while training with Potro.

Awards

As for awards, Iker Casillas has received numerous awards:

  • Golden Gloves in the 2010 FIFA World Cup.
  • Dream Team in the 2010 FIFA World Cup.
  • Best La Liga Goalkeeper in 2009 and 2012.
  • Fair Play Award in La Liga 2012-2013.
  • In 2000, he won Bravo Award.
  • In the season 2018-2019, Premier Liga won Best Goalkeeper and more.

Iker Casillas- Net worth, Salary

As for 2023, Iker Casillas’s Net Worth is around $40 Million. Whereas, his current yearly salary is about $10 Million. Iker is also signed with many brand sponsors.

Similarly, he signed a deal with Adidas in 2012. Before Adidas, he was signed with the brand Reebok in 2004.

Iker Casillas- Rumors, Controversy

As for the controversy and rumors, Iker Casillas was involved in a scandal after he tweeted that he was Gay.

The tweet was triggered by many homophobic comments but the LGBTQ community claps for the former footballer’s courage to come out in public.

Body Features- Height, Weight

The 41-year-old professional footballer Iker Casillas’s height is  6 feet 0 inches and weighs around 84kg. His body measurement and body type are not available.

Furthermore, for his body feature, he has brown colored eyes and dark brown colored hair. Similarly, his shoe size and dress size are not available.

Social Media

The professional footballer Iker Casillas is active on his social media account Instagram, joined on October 2012 under the username @ikercasillas with 19.1 Million followers.

As for other social media, Iker Casillas has Twitter, which joined on August 2013 with 10 MillionMillioners. Similarly, he also has a Facebook k account with more than 27 Million followers.

Trivia

  • Iker has over 19 Million followers on Instagram.
  • He has two sons.
  • He is now retired from football after he suffered from a heart attack.

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