Marco Asensio: career of a young Spanish midfielder in the “Real” and the Spanish national team
Marco Asencio is a Spanish professional footballer who plays with Real Madrid and the Spanish national team as an attacking midfielder. As part of the Madrid club is the owner of all trophies in Spain, as well as a two-time winner of the Champions League and UEFA Super Cup.
He is a member of the World Cup 2018, which was held in Russia, where his team flew into the 1/8 finals. September 11, 2018, he played in a friendly match against Croatia - the vice champions of the past world championship, in which he scored a goal (total score 6: 0).
Football player biography
Marco Asencio was born on January 21, 1996 in the city of Palma, Spain. Footballer is a graduate of the Mallorca Football Academy.
He joined the main team in 2013, but first played for the farm club - “Mallorca B”.On October 27, 2013, he made his debut for the main team in the match against Recreativo. For the backup team played 14 games and scored 3 goals. The first goal for the base was scored on March 16, 2014 in a match against Tenerife. In October 2014, Marco Asencio became a player of the month in Segunda. A total of “Mallorca” scored 7 goals in 56 games of Segundo. At the end of 2014, he signed a contract with Real Madrid, under the terms of which he will join the “creamy” summer of 2015.
Moving to Real Madrid: renting to Espanyol and exploring La Liga
In the summer of 2015, Asencio became a Real player. Marco was immediately leased to Espanyol for one season. He made his debut in the Spanish La Liga in a match of the 4th round against Real Sociedad.
In the 6th round I received a yellow card at the 13th minute of the match with Deportivo. In the match against the club, Real Betis was marked by three assists on 4, 51 and 55 minutes. The debut goal scored into the goal of “Granada” and brought a draw to “Espanyol” at the 94th minute.
In the match with Malaga, he scored a goal assist at 6 minutes. The first cup match with the club held December 15, 2015 against the "Levante". On 22 minute of the match with “Eibar” gave an assist.
In the match 25 round was marked by a goal and received a yellow card.In the match against “Rayo Vallecano” he gave an assist pass for 12 minutes. In the 31st and 32nd round he gave 1 assists. In the 34th round, he scored a goal against Selta. In the last match for the club, he scored a double to Eibar, scoring goals on 32 and 66 minutes, and also gave an assist on 76 minutes. As a result, Espanyol won with a score of 4: 2. According to the results of the championship, Marco Asensi was included in the top 10 assistants of La Liga.
Career for the "Royal Club"
The official debut of Asencio for Real Madrid was in the UEFA Super Cup match against Sevilla. There, the 20th number of Marco Asensio scored a beautiful goal from a distance into the goal of Sergio Rico and opened the scoring in the match. He became the author of the last - the fourth - goal against Juventus Turin in the final match of the Champions League 2016-2017. In addition to the Champions League, he won the La Liga Cup (Championship of Spain) in his first season in Real Madrid. Spent 38 matches in all tournaments for the season.
The following season, he began to enter the field more often as part of the Royal Club, taking part in 51 games, including 32 La Liga matches.
Career in the national team of Spain
He played at Euro 2015 among teams under 19 years old, which was held in Greece. He was the main player of his team.In the semifinals of the tournament, in a duel with the French team, double was noted, scoring their goals in 88 and 95 minutes, which allowed him to get into the list of top scorers in the tournament. He played in the final match against the Russian national team and, together with his team, became the European champion among teams under 19 years old. He was recognized as the best player of the tournament. In the same year, the player began to be involved in the youth team up to 21 years, for which he played 18 official matches and scored 7 goals.
In 2016, Marco Asensio made his debut in official matches in the national team of Spain.
As part of the "red furies" is a member of the World Cup 2018 in Russia.
His debut goal for the national team scored against the Croatian national team in a duel that took place on September 11, 2018. The match ended with the devastating victory of Spain with a score of 6: 0.
Marco Asensio is not married. In 2016, he was romantically involved with fashion model Marina Muntaner. They met less than a year and eventually broke up.
In 2018 in the media spread the news that the Spanish football player began to meet with Sofia Susan - the star of a popular reality show.After a short time, a joint photo with Marco appeared on the girl’s personal Instagram page. Asencio himself also has an account on Instagram.
Over ten million people have signed up for the football player. Here he uploads photos and videos from workouts and personal life.