Spanish football player Francisco Roman Alarcon Suarez, also known as Isco, is a visionary and agile midfielder in Football. He is sometimes called “Magia” in Spanish, which means magic. Isco currently plays for the Spanish club Real Madrid after his transfer from football club Malaga football club in 2013. In his career, the UEFA champions’ league winner has played in many major tournaments with clubs like Valencia and Real Madrid. He is a very agile and versatile player who can play excellently even as the winger but mainly as the central attacking midfielder. Isco has played for his national team Spain for a long time, earning his 38 Caps until his debut in 2013.
Footballer Isco has won many major trophies like the Spanish league title and the UEFA champions’ league title playing for football giants Real Madrid. Similarly, he is widely regarded as one of the finest midfielders of the game due to his agility, visionary passing skills, shooting skills, and versatility during the game. This biography on Real Madrid’s football star, Isco covers some of the important moments from his early life till date.
Isco: Quick Facts
|Full name||Francisco Roman Alarcon Suarez|
|Nickname||Also nicknamed as “Magia.”|
|Date of birth||21-04-1992|
|Father’s name||Paco Alarcon|
|Mother’s name||Jenny Suarez|
|Siblings||One brother only|
|Brother’s/Sister’s name||Brother whose name is Antonio Carlos Alarcon|
|Height||5 feet 9 in feet (1.76 m)|
|Weight||75 Kg (165 pound)|
|Body measurement||Chest size: 40 inches Waist size: 30 Inches Biceps : 14 inches|
|Body type||Athletic body|
|Eye color||Dark brown color|
|Hair color||Dark brown color|
|Shoe size||10 (US)|
|Wife/girlfriend/ex-wife||Girlfriend whose name is Sara Salamo|
|Children||One son only|
|Children name||Son whose name Francisco Alarcon Calderon|
|Net worth||Around 18 million dollars|
|Salary||Approx. 12 million dollars|
|Playing position||Central attacking midfield and winger|
|Social media presence||Instagram, and Twitter|
|Source of Income||Income from Club salary and additional bonuses, endorsement, sponsorship and merchandise|
|Last Updated||January 2022|
Nicknamed “Magia”, Isco Alarcon was born to his father, Paco Alarcon, and his mother Jenny Suarez. Both his father and mother are from Spain. He was born in a middle-class family in a place in Spain called Benalmadena. Isco also has a brother whose name is Antonio Carlos Alarcon. According to his parents, Isco had the problem of overweightness and bow-legs in his early childhood, so he had to face problems finding a football academy. However, with his determination, he still dreamt of becoming a professional footballer.
The talented kid was soon recruited in the academy of the football club Atletico Benamiel, and in early 2006 he joined the Spanish football club Valencia where he was promoted to the senior squad in 2010. He played with number 22 on his jersey during his days at Malaga who currently wears the same number 22 at Real Madrid. Likewise, he uses Isco as his name in his club and his national team kit during his career. This Spanish Midfield maestro has excelled at many positions in the midfield and attack.
Isco Age, Height, Weight, and Body measurement
Spanish football star Isco was born on 21-04-1992, making him 29 years old. (As per 2021) Isco follows Christian as the religion and his Zodiac (horoscope) sign is Virgo. He is one of his parents’ two children who have another son named Antonio Carlos Alarcon. Amazed by his football skills at an early age, his father took him to the local clubs in Spain, soon recruited him to the junior team of Atletico Benamiel football club. Since then, Isco has been playing at a high level, making him one of the best players in modern Football.
Isco has a medium-sized body, and he stands 5.9 feet tall. Isco has evenly matched weight for a professional footballer, as he weighs around 165 pounds (75 kilograms) at normal. He has dark brown color eyes and dark brown color hair.
This footballer is very professional and takes very care of his body, training, and diet. Footballer Isco has a chest span of 40 inches and a waist of 30 inches. Likewise, his athletic biceps measure 14 inches. Likewise, Isco uses a shoe size of 10 (US).
He has a huge following in Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter. Isco has an athletic body and being a former professional Football player. Isco also spends his significant time in gym and training. Likewise, he takes very care of his body, training, and diet, making him one of the remarkable professionals in this sport.
Isco Salary and Net Worth
As per multiple financial reports, Spanish footballer Isco is worth around 18 million dollars to date. He has played different clubs like Malaga, Valencia and Real Madrid, so a major part of his earnings constitutes Club salary, additional performance bonuses, endorsement, and other sponsorship deals.
He has made 38 appearances for his national team after his debut in 2013. Isco has also earned a significant salary playing for his national team.
He was signed by football club Malaga for around 8 million dollars, where he earned a signing bonus and salary according to the contract. At his present club Real Madrid, he earns around 12 million dollars per season. This salary makes him one of the highest-paid player in modern Football. Footballer Isco also owns multiple extraordinary cars in his collection, such as Ferrari and Mercedes.
Who is Isco Girlfriend?
Isco is unmarried, but he has been in a relationship with other women. He was previously in a relationship with a model Victoria Calderon. The couple are parents to one son whose name is Francisco Alarcon Calderon.
Isco’s present girlfriend is also a model whose name is Sara Salamo. And they seem to be deeply in love.
Isco Style of Play and Playing position
Real Madrid star footballer Isco Rodriguez is one of the agile and versatile players who can play in different positions. His versatility, passing and dribbling qualities make him one of the best midfielders in Football. He has excellent dribbling and shooting skills, making it hard for the opposition defenders to stop him. Isco is also very good at fast dribbling and accurate long passes. He has won several major trophies like the Spanish league title and the UEFA champions’ league title in his career playing for Real Madrid. He has played mostly as a central attacking midfielder and sometimes as a Left and Right winger in his professional football career. Spanish football maestro Isco is also famous as an excellent free-kick taker in Football.
Isco is also quite active on social media like Instagram and Twitter. He keeps updating the fans about the matches and his announcements. Isco posts pictures of his vacations in different places, family, and teammates, earning him huge fan followings worldwide. He uploads pictures with his cars, watches, and children on social media.
Instagram: 22.5 million followers
Twitter: 5.4 million followers
Isco FIFA 22 rating
Footballer Isco has an overall rating of 82 in FIFA 22 games. Isco’s rating has decreased from that of FIFA 21. Likewise, he has the highest passing and dribbling out of other attributes. Likewise, he has the highest 88 for dribbling and the lowest 59 for defense. Footballer Isco individual FIFA 22 rating for different attributes are:
- Pace: 66
- Shooting: 75
- Passing: 80
- Dribbling: 88
- Defense: 59
- Physical: 59
- According to his parent’s, Isco was very passionate about Football from his early childhood.
- He had the problem of overweight and bow-legs but he was still determined to become a professional footballer.
- He was soon transferred to the football club Atletico Benamiel before finally joining Valencia’s football academy.
Professional Career (Playing from 20010-present)
- After earning a promotion to the senior squad, he made four appearances for Valencia’s senior squad.
- He was signed by the rival Spanish club Malaga by triggering his release clause around 7.5 million dollars.
- He played 69 games for Malaga and scored 14 goals for the Spanish club before leaving in 2013.
- Real Madrid signed him in a Staggering transfer fee where he has achieved immense success until now.
- He has featured for 38 times in Spanish Jersey and has scored 12 goals for his side.
Trophies and Titles:
- Two times Spanish league title winner with Real Madrid.
- Copa Del Rey winner with Real Madrid in 2014.
- Two times Supercopa de Espana winner with Real Madrid.
- Four times UEFA champions’ League winner with Real Madrid.
- Three times UEFA super cup winner with Real Madrid.
- Four times FIFA club world cup winner with Real Madrid.
- UEFA European Championship winner with the under-21 Spanish football team.