Eric García, 23
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  • Birthday
    January 9, 2001
  • Birthplace
    Martorell, Spain
  • Age
    23 Years

Eric García is a prominent Spanish Professional footballer. Eric García plays as a center-back for La Liga club Barcelona.

Early Life

Eric García was born on January 9, 2001, in Martorell, Spain. His full name is Eric García Martret, his birth sign is Capricorn, and his age is 21 years old. As for his family background, his family is of Catalan ethnicity and he grew up along with his younger sister Alice. Moreover, the name of his parents and his educational qualifications are not revealed.

Professional Life

Reflecting upon Eric García’s professional life he is a footballer. Currently, he plays for the La Liga club Barcelona as a center-back. Before joining Manchester City in 2017, he was a part of La Masia, the Barcelona academy.

Likewise, he captained the under-18s and also played for the under-19s in the UEFA Youth League during his first season. During the 2018 summer pre-season, he joined the first team in the United States.

Eric GarcíaEric García while playing at Manchester City. (Source: Instagram)

He made his debut for the City on December 18, 2018, against Leicester City in the EFL Cup quarter-final. On September 21, 2019, he made his Premier League debut against Watford. On June 17, 2020, he was in the starting eleven against Arsenal.

Almost at the end of the game, he was involved in a collision with goalkeeper Ederson which initially left him unconscious. It was announced on August 6, 2020, that he had rejected a contract extension, despite ending the league campaign as City’s first-choice partner for Aymeric Laporte.

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Moreover, on June 1, 2021, he agreed to sign for La Liga club Barcelona on a free transfer. The contract was signed for a five-year agreement starting July 1 with a buyout clause set at €400 million. Likewise, he played his first competitive match for the club on August 15, 2021, against Real Sociedad.

He was sent off after receiving a red card for his last ditch on Nico Williams against Athletic Bilbao. Similarly, on September 29, he was sent off for the second time after receiving two yellow cards in a Champions League group stage thrashing by Benfica.

Eric GarcíaKylian Mbapp of France (on left), and Eric García of Spain on right in action during an international match. (Source: Instagram)

International Career:  Eric García has represented his nation at under-19, and under-21 levels. Likewise, he received his first call-up on August 20, 2020, for two UEFA Nations League fixtures against Germany and Ukraine.

Similarly, he made his senior international debut against Ukraine on September 2020. On May 21, 2021, he was included in Luis Enrique’s 24-man squad for UEFA Euro 2020. Also, he was included in the squad for the 2020 Summer Olympics in Tokyo. 

Personal Life

Eric García is single and is not dating anyone at present. Likewise, he is young, talented, and focused on his career. Hence, there has never been any discussion on this matter so there is also no sign of his past relationships.

Social Media & Net worth

Eric García is active on various social media platforms such as Instagram, and Twitter. Likewise, he is active as @ericgm3 on Instagram and has around 1.4 million followers. Similarly, on Twitter, he is active as @ericgm3 and has 118K followers. Moreover, his net worth is estimated to be around $5 million.

Body Measurements

Eric García stands tall with a height of 6 feet tall i.e. 1.83m and he weighs 73 kg. Likewise, he has an athletic body and is healthy and fit. However, his other body measurements are unknown but will be updated soon.

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