News : Xabi Alonso private: wife, children, Instagram – this is how Gladbach’s trainer candidate ticks
Borussia Monchengladbach has apparently found a new trainer. According to “Bild” information, the Gladbach-based company has found a real world footballer to succeed Marco Rose. None other than ex-Bayern star Xabi Alonso will be the future Gladbach coach for the new season. Reason enough to introduce the soccer star in more detail.
Xabi Alonso comes from a soccer family
Xabi Alonso was born on November 25th, 1981 in Tolosa, Spain. The former soccer player and today’s coach was born with his athletic talent. Because the Basque comes from a real footballer family. His father Periko already played for FC Barcelona and Real Sociedad. And Xabi’s older brother Mikel also plays for the Spanish third division Real Unión Irún, while his younger brother Jon is a referee.
Liverpool FC, Real Madrid, Bayern Munich: Xabi Alonso’s career stages at a glance
Xabi Alonso himself began his football career with the youth of Real Sociedad. How much talent there was in the then still young player, that was not hidden from the big clubs. After five years at Liverpool FC and five years at Real Madrid, Alonso finally moved to FC Bayern Munich in 2014, where he ended his active career in 2017 with his third German championship. In addition, Alonso also played for the Spanish national team from 2003 to 2014. In addition to numerous championships in Germany and Spain, the Champions League victories in 2005 and 2014 as well as the 2010 World Cup and the 2008 and 2012 European Championships are among his greatest successes.
Xabi Alonso has been a trainer since 2018 – Borussia Gladbach is his third station
After almost a year off, the former midfielder finally started as a coach. In the 2018/19 season, Alonso coached Real Madrid’s U14s before taking over Real Sociedad’s second team as head coach in 2019. Borussia Mönchengladbach would be Alonso’s third station as a coach.
Xabi Alonso is privately married to his wife Nagore Aramburu
On the other hand, it was less spectacular in the football star’s private life. Compared to many of his colleagues, Xabi Alonso made headlines more with his athletic performance than with stories about his love life. This is mainly due to the fact that Xabi Alonso has been married to his childhood sweetheart Nagore Aramburu since 2009. The couple have a son, Jontxu Aramburu Alonso, and two daughters, Emma Alonso, and Ane Aramburu Alonso.
He’s so happy with his family on Instagram
How happy the world footballer is with his family is made clear by numerous family snapshots published on Instagram. If the heartthrob is not standing up or next to the soccer field, he prefers to spend his free time hiking with his wife. Pictures show Xabi and Nagore on a romantic climbing trip.
Gladbachs-Neuer speaks four languages
In addition to Spanish, Basque and English, Xabi also speaks German. And his wife and children should also brush up on their German skills in the near future, when the move from Spain to Gladbach is due.
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