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Agustín Marchesín is an Argentine professional footballer and athlete. Agustín Marchesín plays as a goalkeeper for Portuguese club Porto and the Argentina national team.
Table of Biography
Agustín Marchesín came to this world on 16 March 1988. Likewise, his full name is Agustín Federico Marchesín. His birthplace is San Cayetano, Argentina. At present, he is 34 years old and his sun sign is Pisces. His parents are Pablo Marchesin and Pachi Rios. He has two brothers namely Jeremias Marchesin and Fadael Marchesín. Sadly, there is no known information about his educational background.
Agustín started out with his hometown club, Club Sportivo San Cayetano, playing youth football for the team. Then, he got the chance to play with the U20 team of Huracan de Tres Arroyos. And, with his talent brimming, he got an offer from Lanus. Initially, this player played reserves team but was soon promoted to the senior side.
Also, he played for the Argentina U21 national football team and was featured as a starting goalkeeper in the 2009 Toulon Tournament. There, the team finished third. Moreover, having played in the youth ranks of the national team, he got his first call-up to the senior side as early as August 2010, for a friendly against Spain.
But Agustín had to wait until 16th March 2011, to get his first international match as he came on as a half-time substitute in a friendly match against Venezuela. This player had a decent debut performance, in a weakened but dominant second-string Argentina side which won 4-1. However, with huge competition in the Albiceleste, he did not make another appearance for the national team for 3 years.
When they won the Copa Sudamericana in 2013, he achieved some success with Lanus. He started in both the legs of the final against Ponte Preta of Brazil. However, this player really shot into national fame when he won the 2015 Clausura and 2015 Campeon de Campeones Cup in his debut season with Santos Laguna, where he moved from Lanus in December 2014.
Furthermore, he got an offer from Club America after just one season at Santos, moving to the Las Aguilas in a swap deal. Again, he gained a lot of interest when he pulled off an incredible last-ditch save in the CONCACAF Champions League tie against Tauro FC.
This footballer has won the Ubaldo Fillol Award at Lanus in the year 2012, which goes to the goalkeeper with the lowest goals-to-game ratio. Also, he won the Balon de Oro: Best Goalkeeper Award in Liga MX for the 2015-16 season. Similarly, he was also named in the Liga MX Best XI: Apertura 2017.
This player made his international debut for Argentina in the year 2011. And, he was part of their squads at three Copa América tournaments. Moreover, they came runners-up in 2015, third in 2019, and won in 2021.
This personality tied the wedding knots with his girlfriend, Sol Ochandio, in the year 2015. The two married in a silent manner and did not invite any guests. For two years, they didn’t plan for a baby and spent their two years roaming different parts of the world. However, in the year 2017, the couple welcomed a son.
Agustin has a height of 6 feet 2 inches. And, he has a weight of around 83 kilos. His hair color is brown whereas his eye color is blue. This player has muscular and has maintained a healthy and fit body physique. His further body details are missing from the internet.
Social Media and Net Worth
His ‘@agustinmarchesin1’ Instagram has earned over 843K followers. And, he has gained more than 229.2K followers on his ‘@amarchesin1’ Twitter account.
This footballer has earned immense wealth from the beginning of his career. Agustin is earning a lot from playing football and is also enjoying his life. However, his net worth is said to be around $10 million.
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