Gonzalo Higuain is an Argentine soccer player, born December 10, 1987, Brest, France, 32 years old.
He plays as a striker and has played for several clubs, including River Plate, Real Madrid and Naples, and his current club is the Italian club Juventus, as he plays for the Argentine national team.
And in 2019, Gonzalo Higuain loaned to Juventus, loaned to English Premier League club Chelsea, announced he will retire from international football after spending 10 years in the basketball jersey.
Gonzalo Higuain and his football career is from the Argentine local
The player started his football career at the age of ten in youth teams in 2005 with River Plate,
He continued with them for two years until 2007, during which he played 33 matches, during which he scored 13 goals.
And given the talent of the player joined Real Madrid at the end of 2006 in a deal worth 12 million euros,
He continued with Real Madrid until the end of 2013,
The player proved a lot of merits and achieved wide stardom, as he had a great role in winning his club in the 2007 season and achieving the Liga title,
During that season he scored 8 goals, and in the 2008 season, he was credited with Real Madrid obtaining the Liga title.
And he scored 22 goals during this season.
In the 2010 season, he scored the second place in the Spanish league scorer competition, succeeding Lionel Messi, as Gianzalo scored 27 goals.
In the following season, the player suffered a herniated disc, which left him out of action for long periods.
But he returned strongly, with a hat-trick in the net against Valencia, and he was the reason why the Royal Club won the King’s Cup.
In the 2012 season, the player reached goal 100 with the royal and witnessed great competition between him and Karim Benzema, his colleague in Real Madrid, on the main seat, and his club won the Spanish Super Cup,
In the 2013 season, the team did not achieve any championship, while the player scored during all competitions 121 goals, ending his career with Al-Malaki.
Higuain with the Royal Club
After that, he moved to the Italian club Napoli in 2013 and continued for three years.
And he has a great fan through him, and he scored 24 goals to become the top scorer for the Italian team and became among the best five players in Europe.
In 2014, he won the Italian Super League at the expense of Juventus.
Where the player scored two goals to achieve a tie and resort to the penalty shootout that Napoli won and the fans call the player Pipeta,
Higuain became the star of the Napoli club, and he scored a hat-trick against Felsburg to become the top scorer in the European League.
In 2016 he moved to Juventus in a deal worth 90 euros.
As he became the most expensive Argentine player in football history, and in 2018 the player was loaned to Milan,
The club paid 18 million euros for the player’s services, In 2019, the player went to Chelsea, on loan from Juventus.
The career of the veteran striker with the Tango team
Gonzalo started his international career with the Argentine national team in October 2009.
Where he participated in the 2010 World Cup qualifiers in the Argentina and Peru match,
and the player has participated in all the 2010 World Cup matches as a key player.
The player starred with his country in 2014, when the player was very bright with the royal club, accompanied by Cristiano Ronaldo.
Which was reflected in his performance with the national team in the World Cup 2014 qualifiers,
During which he scored six goals and the team qualified for the final match thanks to the player’s efforts.
In the Copa America, he participated with Argentina,
but he did not play as a basic, and although he played for a few minutes, he scored two goals.
The first in the group stage in the Jamaica net and the second goal in the semi-finals in the net of Paraguay.
And in the World Cup 2018, the player participated and the last game he played with the national team was in the group stage against Nigeria,
Where a team qualified for Argentina to the round of 16 after winning.