Iker Casillas

Iker Casillas Biography

Posted by | Vishnu Das on | November 25, 2023

Date of Birth

20 / May / 1981


43 Years


Soccer Player

Iker Casillas Biography, Family, Career,  Net Worth & More

Iker Casillas Fernandez was born on 20 May 1981 in Madrid. He is an extremely well-known Spanish footballer professional who is in the position of goalkeeper for the Portuguese Club Porto and the Spain National Team. He is thought to be one of the greatest goalkeepers of all time due to his amazing saves.

Childhood & Early Life

The Spanish football player was born to a loving family on the 20th of May, 1981 in Madrid, Spain. Name of his father is Jose Luis Casillas and his mother’s name is Maria del Carmen Fernandez Gonzalez. The father Jose Luis Casillas was a teacher while his mother worked as a hairdresser. He has an older sibling Unai Casillas. The brother Unai Casillas is seven older than Iker.


He was born on 20th May 1981 to Jose Casillas and Maria del Carmen Fernandez Gonzalez. Iker Casillas was born Mostoles, Spain. His father was employed by the Ministry of Education, his mother worked as a hairdresser. He has a younger brother who is named Unai.


He was born 1981 on May 20th in Mostoles which is a province in Madrid his dad Jose Luis Casillas was a civil servant working in the Ministry of Education and his mother Maria del Carmen Fernandez Gonzalez was a professional hairdresser. Iker Casillas and Sara Casillas married in 2016 and Sara Carbonero and Iker Casillas have two sons, Martin Lucas and Martin Lucas.

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Personal Life

He was introduced to Sara Carbonero, a sports journalist in 2009. The couple has two children and was wed in 2001.


He was the first Spanish captain who led Spain to the World Cup title in 2010 in South Africa also he took home significant International awards like the UEFA Euro Cup in the years 2008 and 2012. In his career at the club, He played the majority of his time with Spanish bigs Real Madrid and with them, he was awarded three UCL Titles as well as 5 La Liga Titles.

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Heart Attack

Doctors offered immediate treatment and confirmed that Iker was suffering from a heart attack. The captain of the Spanish 2010 World Cup-winning team was taken to the hospital, where he was treated with a catheter that saved his life. A life that took the opposite direction.


He was mostly an orthodox defender, however, it was also possible to play in any full-back position, typically being a right-back. Admired for his defensive abilities and leadership abilities, he’s widely considered to be one of the best defensive players and captains ever.

 Sara Carbonero

Sara Carbonero Arevalo (born 3 February 1984) is a Portuguese-Spanish sports journalist. … she was in Portugal in the summer of 2015, when she was married to her former husband and moved to Porto in July 2015.

Net Worth

He is a high-earning Sportsman with an estimated net worth of $40,000 million.



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Body Measurements Not Yet Update
Birth Place Móstoles Spain
Children Son: Lucas Casillas Carbonero, Martin Casillas Carbonero
Eye Color Brown
Hair Color Brown
Height In CM 185 CM
Height In Meter 1.85 M
Nationality Spanish
Parents Father: Jose Luis Casillas
Mother: María del Carmen Fernández González
Profession Soccer Player
Siblings Brother: Unai Casillas Fernandez
Spous Sara Carbonero
Weight 84 Kg
190 Lbs
Zodiac Sign Taurus


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