|Saúl Ñíguez Quick Info|
|Height||6 ft 0½ in|
|Date of Birth||November 21, 1994|
Saúl Ñíguez Esclápez
Professional Soccer Player
- Father – Jose Antonio Niguez (Former Soccer Player)
- Siblings – Aaron Niguez (Older Brother) (Professional Soccer Player), Jonathan Niguez (Older Brother) (Professional Soccer Player)
Niguez is signed with FDF.
6 ft 0½ in or 184 cm
76 kg or 167.5 lbs
Girlfriend / Spouse
Saul Niguez dated –
- Yaiza – Saul has been in a relationship with Yaiza.
Race / Ethnicity
- Short stubble beard
- Hazel eyes
Saul has not been seen in any TV advert yet.
However, he has been under contract with the well-known sportswear brand Nike.
Best Known For
- Being a member of the Spanish club Atletico Madrid with whom he was able to reach the finals of the 2015-2016 Champions League season, eventually falling short of their biggest rivals Real Madrid.
- Also known for winning the Copa Del Rey trophy with Atletico Madrid.
First Soccer Match
Niguez had his debut for Atlético Madrid on March 8, 2012 in a UEFA Europa League match against Besiktas JK.
Saul made his La Liga debut on April 21, 2013 in a 1-0 victory over Sevilla FC.
- Defensive contribution
- Aerial duels
- Holding on to the ball
- Blocking the ball
- Stealing the ball and ball interception
Saul Niguez Facts
- In 2008, Niguez shifted to Madrid. At the time, he was only 13 years old.
- He first began playing soccer at the youth team of Real Madrid.
- In the summer of 2011, Saul enrolled himself into the Atletico Madrid’s first team for a pre-season preparation.
- Saul was sent on a season-long loan to Rayo Vallecano on July 21, 2013.
- He appeared in a total of 47 matches for the youth national teams of Spain.
- He won the 2012 U-19 UEFA European Championship with Spain.