Guillermo Ochoa

Guillermo Ochoa

Guillermo Ochoa
Quick Facts About Guillermo Ochoa
Celebrated Name Guillermo Ochoa
Age 38 years old
Nick Name Memo
Birth Name Francisco Guillermo Ochoa Magaña
Birth Date 1985-07-13
Gender Male
Profession Footballer
Nationality Mexican
Place of Birth Guadalajara, Mexico
Ethnicity Hispanic
Religion Christianity
Horoscope Cancer
Father Guillermo Ochoa Sánchez
Mother Natalia Magaña Orozco
Sister Ana Laura Ochoa Magaña.
Sexualorientation straight
Marital Status married
Children 3
Net Worth $5 million
Height 6 ft
Weight 80 Kg
Body Build/Type Athletic
Hair Color light brown
Eye Color dark brown
Current Team Club America
Coach Fernando Ortiz
Jersey Name G. Ochoa

 Guillermo Ochoa, a Mexican professional footballer, is well-known for confidence, leadership, quickness, sharp predictability, and a great sense of good keeping skills. He can catch a cross or a shot, but he can also deflect them with high dives with the top hand and punches. But those are not his only assets. His reflexes are so sharp that he can perform a collapse dive with one hand with ease, even if he has just rejected a shot.

Who is Guillermo Ochoa?

Guillermo Ochoa is a Mexican professional footballer. He currently plays and captains as a goalkeeper for Liga MX club Club America. In his International career, Ochoa has represented the Mexican national team since 2005. He has been included in the squads for 2006, 2010, 2014, and 2018 FIFA World Cups, and the 2013 and 2017 FIFA Confederations Cup. 

Barkley began his professional football career by joining the senior side of the Mexican club "América" at the age of 18 in 2004. He made his debut with América during the Clausura 2004 tournament. He won his first league title in 2005. In the summer of 2011, Ochoa transferred to the French club Ajaccio. He spent three seasons with the club until their relegation from Ligue 1. In July 2016, he joined Granada on a season-long loan. 

On 5 August 2019, Ochoa returned to Club América on a three-and-a-half-year deal. On 29 August 2020, he wore the captain's armband for the first time since returning to Club América in their 2–1 victory over Atlético San Luis. On 24th August 2022, Ochoa became the goalkeeper with the cleanest sheets in Club América's 105-year history. 

Where is Guillermo Ochoa from?

Guillermo Ochoa was born on 13th July 1985 in Guadalajara, a metropolis in western Mexico. His birthname is Francisco Guillermo Ochoa Magaña. He holds Mexican nationality and belongs to the Hispanic ethnicity. His star sign is Cancer. He is a follower of Christianity. 

Ochoa was born into a middle-class humble family. His father's name is Guillermo Ochoa Sánchez and his mother's name is Natalia Magaña Orozco. He was raised in his hometown along with his sister, Ana Laura Ochoa Magaña. 

As for education, Ochoa attended the local primary school. Due to his keen interest in football from a very young age, he was enrolled at the Johan Cruyff football institute by his parents. 

Guillermo Ochoa's wife and children

Guillermo Ochoa has been married to his dear wife Karla Mora. Mora is originally from Mexico and works as a model for living. The love birds begin dating in the early 2010s. After living together for a couple of years, the pair welcomed their first child, a daughter named Lucciana on 8th February 2013, in Corsica, France. 

Ochoa once again became father to his second child, when Mora gave birth to a son on 1 April 2015.  The couple was married in Ibiza, Spain on 8 July 2017. After two years of marriage, their second daughter was born in May 2019. In 2005, Ochoa dated Mexican actress, singer, and songwriter Dulce María but the pair split a year later. 

How much does Guillermo Ochoa get paid?

As of November 2022, the net worth of Ross Barkley is estimated to be $5 million. On 5 August 2019, Ochoa returned to Club América on a three-and-a-half-year deal. It is reported that Ochoa is the highest-paid Mexican player in Liga MX, earning US$4.4 million annually. His current market value is €1.20 million. 

The football star hasn't lack behind in living a moderate lifestyle through his massive earnings. He owns a beautiful apartment in Mexico City. He has a 2 million peso truck and a Tesla car, model X, valued at 2 million 500 thousand pesos. 

How tall is Guillermo Ochoa?

Guillermo Ochoa is 6 ft 0 inch tall and his body weight is 80 Kg. He has an Athletic build body. As a football player, he regularly does workouts and gym exercises to keep himself fit and active. He has a curly hairstyle that is light brown in color. His eyes color are dark brown. 

He always does heavy exercise which includes weight lifting, push-ups, Single-leg squats, Dumbbell bench step-ups, and others. He arrives every morning at the Club America football training center for warm-ups and training. 

Facts About Guillermo Ochoa

  • #1In October 2007, Ochoa was named in France Football's list of candidates for the Ballon d'Or.
  • #2Ochoa plays internationally with shirt number 13 related to his birthdate.
  • #3He is a graduate of the Football Management Degree online program from the Johan Cruyff Institute.
  • #4He received an offer to be an NFL kicker.
  • #5He does not like tattoos.
  • #6He was handed his professional debut by legendary manager Leo Beenhakker.
  • #7 Peter Schmeichel has an influence on his playing style.
  • #8He is ranked 117th among all players in Mexico.
  • #9His FIFA rating is 80.
  • #10He is among the football genius.