Arda Guler (born 25 February 2005) is a Turkey-based professional football star. He came into the limelight after signing with the Spanish football club Real Madrid.
He started playing the sport at a young age and has been actively involved in the sport for almost a decade. Further, he plays in the position of attacking midfielder. Continue reading to learn more about his religion, parents, age, wiki, salary, bio, net worth, girlfriend, height, weight, family, ethnicity, siblings, nationality, facts, and more.
Arda Guler Wiki/Biography
Born in a Turkish family in Altındağ, Ankara, Turkey, Arda Guler celebrates his birthday on the 25th of February. His nickname is Arda and he is a Pisces by zodiac sign.
As he spent most of his life dedicating himself to the sport of football, he could’ve pursued a high school education via homeschooling. Further, he isn’t interested in higher education after his career success.
|Real Name||Arda Guler|
|Profession||Professional football player|
|Age||18 [as of 2023]|
|Date of Birth||25 February 2005|
|Birthplace||Altındağ, Ankara, Turkey|
|Hometown||Altındağ, Ankara, Turkey|
|Famous For||Playing football professionally|
Arda Guler Religion & Family
While Arda Guler belongs to the Turkish nationality, he follows the Islam religion. As his parents are based in Turkey, his ethnic background is also Turkish.
His father’s name is Umit Guler. Though his profession is unavailable, he played an important role in Arda’s career. He encouraged him to practice the sport when he was just a child.
His mother’s name is Serap Karaaslan Guler. Just like his father, we couldn’t find many details about her profession as well.
However, she was spotted alongside him during the Read Madrid presentation. She showcased her pride by shedding happy tears at the time of the unveiling.
As per our research, he could also be having a sibling. However, he hasn’t shared any details about them publicly.
Also, his marital status is unmarried. Further, he doesn’t have a girlfriend, making his relationship status single.
Arda Guler Age, Height & More
Arda Guler is 18 years old. He stands 5 feet 9 inches (176 cm) tall & his weight is about 70 kg (154 lbs). Arda has light brown hair and brown eyes. While his body stats are unknown, his shoe size is 10 (US).
Arda Guler began his football career at a very young age. He was often trained by his father to kick the balls and balloons. Further, he encouraged him to practice with his left foot.
Eventually, he became a left-football football player known for playing as an attacking midfielder. His youth career was launched in 2014 when he joined a sports club named Gençlerbirliği.
Though there isn’t much information available about his performances at the club, we know that he later joined Fenerbahçe in 2019. He played for its youth team for around two years.
After that, he made it to the senior team of Fenerbahçe as the club saw great potential in him. Thereby, he signed a 30-month professional contract with the club in January 2021.
He made his debut after being a substitute player for the game against HJK. While he initially stayed as a substitute player, he began to get more chances as time passed.
Eventually, he began to make more appearances. Further, he was allotted the jersey number 10 after Ozil left the club. This is a huge achievement as the number means a lot for the club and its fans.
In the same year of starting his senior career, he started his international career by making it to the U17 national team. In one year time period, he made ten appearances and scored four goals.
The next year, he was included in Turkey’s national team. As of now, he played four games and scored a single goal.
During his contract time period with Fenerbahce, he played in a total of two seasons where he made 32 appearances and scored seven goals. After the contract ended, he joined the La Liga club Real Madrid in July 2023.
Though he received offers from many prominent clubs including Barcelona, he only wanted to be a part of Real Madrid’s history. His contract with the club with last until June 2029.
Arda Guler Net Worth & Salary
Arda Guler’s net worth is $40 million (estimated). His major income sources are salary, sponsorships, and brand endorsements.
As per Wikipedia, Real Madrid paid his former club €20 million for his release clause. Also, his father who is his agent was paid €15 million in commissions.
As per our research, he could potentially receive around €1 million in salaries annually.
He already signed an endorsement deal with Nike Football. As he is now part of Real Madrid, we could potentially see him signing more huge deals in the near future.
- He loves pets, especially dogs.
- He has no tattoos on his body.
- His jersey number at Real Madrid is 24.
- He shares his images on his Instagram profile with 3.7 million followers.
- He joined Meta’s new platform Threads and already amassed 66k followers.
- His idol is the Brazilian footballer Alex de Souza.
- Joined in August 2020, he has over 595k followers with 142 tweets on Twitter.
FAQs about Arda Guler
Arda Guler is a professional football player for Real Madrid from Turkey.
His age is 18.
He stands 176 cm tall.
Umit and Serap Guler.
Images source: @10ardaguler [featured image] and @serapkaraaslanguler [second image] on Instagram.