Alexia Putellas Biography
Alexia Putellas is a Spanish professional footballer who plays as a midfielder for Primera División club Barcelona and the Spain national team. She has taken part in the vast majority of the club’s Primera División Femenina games in 2020/2021. Alexia also holds the record of most appearances for Spain with 100 caps.
Alexia made her debut for Spain’s senior national team in 2012 and has since featured in three major international competitions with the team: Spain’s Women’s World Cup debut in 2015, the 2017 UEFA Women’s Euro, and the 2019 FIFA Women’s World Cup.
Alexia Putellas Age
Putellas was born on 4th February, 1994, Mollet del Vallès, Catalonia, Spain
Alexia Putellas Height
Alexia stand at a height of 5 feet and 8 inches tall
Alexia Putellas Education
Putellas studied Business Administration and Management at the Pompeu Fabra University in Barcelona.
Alexia Putellas Parents
Alexia Putellas Segura was born to Jaume Putellas Rota and Elisabet ‘Eli’ Segura Sabaté.
Alexia Putellas Siblings
Putellas has a sister named Alba, She often keeps her personal life private hence her siblings details are not publicly available.
Alexia Putellas Husband
Alexia lives a low profile life hence information regarding her relationship is unknown.
Alexia Putellas Children
Alexia does not have children
Alexia Putellas Barcelona
Putellas started in her UEFA Women’s Champions League debut against Arsenal On 26 September 2013, , where they lost 0–3 at home. In the away leg, Barcelona lost 0–4, and exited their tournament debut in the Round of 32. Making 31 appearances overall and playing 2,228 minutes. She has started in 25 of these appearances across their 34 fixtures and been used as a substitute on six occasions.
Alexia last played in a Primera División Femenina match on June 24 for Barcelona versus Sporting de Huelva. In that encounter the 27-year-old provided one assist for her team in their 5-0 win. In fact, she has currently assisted in two successive Primera División Femenina appearances overall. Alexia midfielder has scored 18 Primera División Femenina goals this campaign, which is tied for the third most by a player in the competition in 2020/2021, whilst she also ranks third for Primera División Femenina assists this campaign having created 12 goals for her team-mates.
Putellas was awarded the 2021 Ballon d’Or Féminin on 29th November 2021. She became the first Spanish woman to win any World Player of the Year/Ballon d’Or award, and was the first Spaniard since Luis Suárez in 1960 to win a Ballon d’Or. In January of the following year, Putellas was named as the winner of FIFA’s The Best Womens Player Award, the second FC Barcelona Femení player to win the award after Lieke Martens in 2017. Days later, Putellas scored a 91st-minute winner in a 1-0 match against Real Madrid in the semifinals of the 2021–22 Supercopa Femenina. She later started and played 65 minutes of the Supercopa Femenina final, which ended 7-0 in Barcelona’s favor against Atlético Madrid.
Alexia finished her league season with 18 goals and a league-best 15 assists as Barcelona had a perfect, wins-only season. Her 2021-22 season was also the first time in her career that she had scored over 30 goals in a single season, and the first season since 2018-19 that she was Barcelona’s top scorer in all competitions. last season, Putellas finished as Europe’s highest-scoring midfielder with 34 goals in all competitions.
Alexia Putellas Ballon d’Or 2022 Award
Putellas has been crowned the best female player in the world at the 2022 Ballon d’Or awards. She becomes the first female player to win the Women’s Ballon d’Or in consecutive seasons after beating off stiff competition from Arsenal’s Beth Mead and Chelsea’s Sam Kerr. She was named the best women’s player in the world at the Monday, 17th October 2022, gala in Paris despite being sidelined since June 2022 with a torn anterior cruciate ligament.
Alexia Putellas Salary
Alexia annual salary is estimated to be USD 150,000
Alexia Putellas Net Worth
Alexia net worth is estimated to be USD 60 million
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