Nicolás Otamendi is an Argentine professional football player who plays as a centre back for Primeira Liga club Benfica and the Argentina national team. He previously played for the Vélez Sarsfield, Porto, Valencia, Atlético Mineiro (loan), and Manchester City. He was named in the La Liga Team of the Season (2014-15), Copa América Team of the Tournament (2015, 2016) and PFA Team of the Year (2017-18 Premier League). He played for Argentina in the 2010 and 2018 FIFA World Cups.
Nicolás Otamendi Personal Details:
Date Of Birth: 12 February 1988
Birth Place: Buenos Aires, Argentina
Birth Name: Nicolás Hernán Gonzalo Otamendi
Nicknames: The General, Marshall, Kaiser, El Mohicano
Zodiac Sign: Aquarius
Occupation: Professional footballer
Hair Color: Dark Brown
Eye Color: Dark Brown
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Nicolás Otamendi Body Statistics:
Weight in Pounds: 163 lbs
Weight in Kilogram: 74 kg
Height in Feet: 6′ 0″
Height in Meters: 1.83 m
Body Build/Type: Athletic
Shoe Size: Unknown
Nicolás Otamendi Family Details:
Father: Hernan Otamendi
Spouse/Wife: Michele Otamendi
Children: Morena (Daughter) (b. 2007), Valentín (Daughter) (b. 2014), Mia (Daughter)
Siblings: He has three older siblings.
Nicolás Otamendi Education:
He dropped out of high school just a year before graduation.
Nicolás Otamendi Facts:
*He was born on February 12, 1988 in Buenos Aires, Argentina.
*While growing up, he shared his time between football and boxing, building up his strength in a local gym with his cousin.
*He made his Primera División debut for Club Atlético Vélez Sarsfield, one of Argentina’s most famous and successful clubs, in May 2008, aged 20.
*He became a member of the Argentinian national team in 2009.
*In 2010, he joined Porto and won eight major titles, including three Primeira Liga championships and the 2011 Europa League.
*He signed for Manchester City in 2015 and won the Premier League in 2017–18 and 2018–19, as well as four League Cups and an FA Cup.
*An Argentina international since 2009, he helped his country at two World Cups and three Copas América, in which he contributed to consecutive runner-up finishes.
*He’s married and has three daughters: Morena, Mia, and Valentín.
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