Timeline of Gary Medel
|Date of Birth:||1987 , August-3|
|Height:||5 Feet 7 Inch|
|Weight in KG||76kg|
|Education||degree in physical education|
|TV Show||The Bachelor television program; Law & Order: Special Victims Unit;Design|
|Net Worth||11.000.000 Euros|
|Birth Name||Gary Alexis Medel Soto|
|Working For||Chile National Football Team and Welsh Club Cardiff City F.C|
|Famous for||host Around the Horn|
|Awards||Won SEC Championship.|
|Salary||$1,00,000 per annum|
|Tattoo(s)||No Tattoo in her body|
|Movies||Quai d'Orsay (2013)|
|Sisters||Trina, Tammy, and Tara|
|Siblings||Mike Stern, Robert Sedgwick, Holly Sedgwick|
|Nick Name||Pitbull,The Chilean Gattuso|
|Affair with||Chris Wragge,Chris Brooke|
|Albums||Never Lose Sight|
|Boyfriend||Michael Sarrazin,Alexander Godunov|
|Special Title||Miss January 1999|
|Books||Girl Walks into a Bar . . .: Comedy Calamities|
Most of us know Gary Medel as a massive defender in football; he is also quite good in defending his personal life matters. It is almost impossible to find information related to his love affairs, his girlfriend, married life, his wife and also about his children. Once when he was playing from the Cardiff City, he was rumored of being linked with some English models but it was not official.
Gary Medel was fond of football since his childhood days. He began playing football as a youth player from age twelve from Universidad Católica. During those days, he used to play as a forward player. He actually showed a beautiful game there and he was offered a contract by the Boca Juniors in 2009. He accepted that offer and he first joined them on a loan. After that, he joined Spanish club Sevilla in 2011 and English club Cardiff City in 2013. He is earning a huge salary being a professional football player and as of 2014, his real earning for that year was estimated to be around net worth of 1.8 million EUR.
Gary Medel facts on timeline
Born in in Santiago, Chile
He is from a middle class family, born in Santiago, Chile on 3rd August 1987. His birth name was Gary Alexis Medel Soto. There is no information about his father, mother, brother and sisters. It is also quite difficult to find out any information related to his educational background.
Joined Universidad Católica
Gary Medel has been fond of football since his childhood days. He began playing football as a youth player from age twelve from Universidad Católica. During those days, he used to play as a forward player. He actually showed a beautiful game there.
Made his senior team appearance from Universidad Católica
He joined Universidad Católica in 1997. However, he played there as a youth player for almost a decade. And finally, in 2006, he was called up in his senior team and played there as a senior player till 2009.
Joined Boca Juniors
He showed a beautiful game playing for Universidad Católica from both the youth team and also from the senior team and he was finally offered a contract by the Boca Juniors in 2009. He accepted that offer and he first joined them on loan.
He played for Boca Juniors for two years and he was actually happy playing for them. However, his dream was big and he wanted to achieve every success from football. So, to fulfill that dream, he joined Sevilla in 2011.
Joined Cardiff city
His football career, while he was in Sevilla was also a successful one. While he was there, he led Sevilla to a draw against Football club Barcelona. Then in 2013, he joined English club Cardiff city with an aim to leave some impression in the English club too.
After playing a FIFA World Cup in 2014 from Chile National Team, he made a mind to join the Italian Football club as he was interested in playing from that country since his childhood days. So, he joined Internazionale on 9th August 2014.
Made his international debut
His club football made an impression on the manager of Chile national team. So, he was called up in the senior national team in 2007. The same year he also made an appearance in Chile U20 team. He also played from the Chile U23 team.
Won 2015 Copa América
He also won 2015 Copa América with Chilean National Team. Chile won this Championship for the first time in the history and they were the host of the Tournament too. They beat Argentina in the final in penalty.
was listed in Copa América Team of the Tournament
He won 2015 Copa América with Chilean national team. During that whole tournament he showed a beautiful defensive game. He made massive blocks the tournament; he was also listed in the Copa América Team of the Tournament.
Won Chilean Footballer of the Year
He made Universidad Católica senior team appearance in 2006. From that day on, he received lots of applaud from his teammates and his manager. In 2008, he was honored with Chilean Footballer of the Year.
Was listed in Team of year in South Americafter
After winning Chilean Footballer of the Year in 2008, he got a rise in his confidence. He also received several other honors that year. The following year, he was also listed in Team of the year in South America.