Argentina has been the land of some of the world-class striker and young talented players like Lionel Messi and Higuain. In the list of top 50 world class player in 2016, there is name so many Argentine players and one of them is the rising star player of Inter Milan Mauro Icardi.
Being amongst one of the finest young talents of Argentina. The Mauro Icardi has always been impressed with a different club and has been able to achieve a great place in the list of world-class player at just the age of 24. Here is list of 5 facts about Mauro Icardi
Beginning in career
Mauro Icardi was born in Argentina. Therefore, He has begun his football career with Vecindario in Gran Canaria, and scored over 500 goals in their youth categories.
In 2007 he has received an offer from both Barcelona and Real Madrid while he was playing for Valencia and Barcelona won the race by signing him until the contract of 2013.
Mauro Icardi has joined the Catalans club in the starting of the 2008-09 season and he was included in the u-17 team. He was also promoted to u-19 youth squad before joining Sampdoria on loan in January 2011.
Received offer from big clubs
On January 2011 Mauro Icardi was signed on loan by the Sampdoria. Thus, After scoring 13 goals in 19 games for the club. The Sampdoria brought Mauro Icardi for €400,000 in July 2011. For a three-year contract with the club.
As after having impressive performance with Sampdoria by scoring 11 goals for the club in 33 appearances. Mauro Icardi was approached by Inter Milan for €6.5 million transfer fees. Therefore, Mauro Icardi officially signed the contract with the club on 16 July 2013.
Made his first debut
Mauro Icardi has played for the youth team. Thus, The Mauro icardi has made his first debut for Sampdoria senior team against Juve Stabia. The player made his debut in 12 may 2012. Mauro Icardi has scored the winning and leading goal in the match. Therefore, Which has helped in ending the match score to 2-1 for the club.
Mauro Icardi got married to Argentina media personality, Wanda. The Rwanda was in a relationship with former teammate maxi. But after having deficuiltiies in the relationship they have finally divorced each other and Mauro Icardi and Wanda got married to each other on 27 may 2014. They have 2 daughters born on 19 January 2015 and another one on 27 October 2016.
The Mauro Icardi has been impressive with almost every club he has a player for. Mauro Icardi has won some of the individual awards like Serie A top scorer of the year in 2014-15 and Serie A player of the year in the same following year. Hence, The player has scored 22 goals that year which have been one of the best performance by him for any club.