Duván Zapata

Duván Zapata

Duván Zapata
Quick Facts About Duván Banguero
Celebrated Name Duván Zapata
Age 33 years old
Nick Name Duván Zapata
Birth Name Duván Esteban Zapata Banguero
Birth Date 1991-04-01
Gender Male
Profession Colombian footballer
Nationality Colombian
Place of Birth Padilla, Colombia
Father Óliver Zapata
Mother Elfa Banguera
Ethnicity black
Sister Karol Zapata
Horoscope Aries
Marital Status Married
Wife Nana Montaño
Height 6 ft 2 inches
Weight 194 lbs
Shoe Size 8(US)
Net Worth $1.35 million

Who is Duvan Zapata?

Duvan Zapata is a Colombian footballer,  currently plays as a striker or forward for National Team of Colombia and Serie A side, Sampdoria on a loan from a professional Italian football club, S.S.C. Napoli. The 26-year-old footballer played for America de Cali, Estudiantes, Napoli, and Udinese. Duván Zapata was the member of the Napoli that won Coppa Italia (2013-014) and Supercoppa Italian in 2014.

Where is Duvan Zapata from?

Duvan Zapata was born as Duvan Esteban Zapata Banguero in Cali, Colombia. Zapata belongs to black ethnicity and holds a Colombian nationality. He was born to his father, Oliver Zapata, and mother, Elfa Banguera. Duvan also has a sister named Karol Zapata. His birth sign is Aries. The information regarding his education is yet to be revealed.

How about Duvan Zapata career?

Duvan Zapata began his career as a member of a club, America de Cali in 2004. On January 1, 2008, Zapata joined CD America where he established himself as a first class-striker in a senior team. On February 13, 2011, Zapata scored his first goal and hat-trick in a 3-2 win against Deportivo Pereira. He left the club after making 38 appearances scoring 7 goals. On July 1, 2011, Zapata was transferred to an Argentine professional sports club, Estudiantes de La Plata with the transfer of the fee of €90K and scored a goal in his debut match against Belgrano.

In July 2013, the English Premier League side, He played for West Ham United applied Before leaving the club, he scored 11 goals in 37 appearances. On August 25, 2013, Zapata was signed by an Italian football club, SSC Napoli with the transfer fee of €7.47 million where he made his debut in a 2-0 win against Genoa. Zapata scored his first goal for the club on October 22, 2013, against Marseille, UEFA Champions League. He scored 11 goals in 37 appearances. On July 22, 2015, Zapata was loaned to Udinese on a two-year contract with the option to purchase.  He scored 18 goals in 63 games for the club.

Zapata was sent on loan to Sampdoria on August 31, 2017, with a fee of €3.00 million. He scored 9 goals in 23 appearances before ending the contract. Duván Zapata made his international debut in 2011 with the Colombian U-20 team with whom he played 15 games scoring 1 goal. On March 23, 2017, Zapata earned his first international match against Bolivia under coach Jose Nestor Pekerman. He has been capped 4 times for his national team since 2017.

How about Duvan Zapata's personal life?

Zapata got married to his beloved wife, Nana Montaño in Cali. The couple is blessed with a son born on July 12, 2014, and daughter born on September 26, 2012. Till now, there are no reported affairs of Duvan before and after his married life.

How tall is Duvan Zapata?

Duvan stands a height of 6 feet 2 inches and weighs around 194 lbs. He has an athletic body build with black hair. His shoe size is 8(US). He wears a 4(US) sized dress.

What is Duvan Zapata's net worth?

According to some online sources, Zapata receives around $1.35 million as a yearly salary from his present club. Besides, he also owns some mid-range cars. His current market value is estimated at €17 million.