Luis Diaz is a professional football player from Colombia who plays as a forward for English football giants, Liverpool, and the Colombian national team.
The prolific winger started his football career in the second division in Colombia with Barranquilla. He was then transferred to Athletico Junior where he won the Categoria Primera A, the Copa Colombia, and the Superliga Colombiana trophies. Luis Diaz was then signed by FC Porto for around $11 million. At Porto, Luis Diaz was able to win the Primera Liga title, the Taca de Portugal and the Supertaca Candido de Oliveira. Diaz was also part of the FC Porto team that clinched the domestic double in the Portuguese league in 2020. At FC Porto, Luis Diaz scored 14goals in 18 league appearances.
He was then signed by English football giants, Liverpool, for around $50 million.
On the international scene, the Liverpool man made his international debut for the Colombian national team in 2018 and has appeared more than 30times for his nation since that time. he was first called up to join the senior team for friendly matches against Venezuela and Argentina. His full debut for Colombia came on 11th September when he came on as a substitute for Juan Cuadrado in a draw with Argentina. He then scored the first goal in a loss to Brazil on 23rd June.
He won the golden boot award as the joint top scorer of the 2021 Copa America tournament alongside Paris Saint Germain’s Lionel Messi.
Luis Diaz was born on 13th January 1997 in Barrancas, Colombia. He is now 25 years old.
The Colombian winger is gradually building a fortune for himself and his move to Liverpool is sure to boost that. He currently has an estimated net worth of $3 million. His contract at Liverpool will see him earn $2 million per year. Luis Diaz was signed by Liverpool for $50 million and the English club will be adding over $17 million more as he continues to put in great performances each time he is called upon.
- Endorsements deals
As far we know, the young player does not seem to have any endorsement deals at the moment. However, expect all that to change very soon as he will be getting the exposure he deserves at Liverpool and his brand profile will rise in accordance.
Luis Diaz just arrived in Liverpool and is yet to settle down in England. Once he does, we will be sure to check out any stunning vehicle he acquires and update this article accordingly. The winger has not been seen riding in any flashy vehicles since he is yet to settle down in England after his recent move to Liverpool. However, he was spotted wearing an expensive Rolex watch while at the club’s headquarters. Luis Diaz does not have any tattoos at the moment.
- Personal life
Luis Diaz is in a relationship with a beautiful lady known as Gera Ponce and they have a little daughter together. Their little daughter is known as Roma Diaz and she was born in 2021.