profile – Xabi Alonso

Xabi Alonso.

Here’s what the dating questionnaire profile says about our favorite Basque!

Xabi Alonso was born on Nov. 25, 1981 in Tolosa, Guipúzcoa, País Vasco.  He is 1.83 m tall and weighs 76 kg.

His father, Périko Alonso, was also a footballer, and he played for la Real and Barcelona, among other clubs.  Xabi’s brother Mikel currently plays for Tenerife.  Xabi and his brother started playing football on the sands of La Concha, the famous beach in San Sebastián.  His youth team was Antiguoko, and from there he went on to la Real.

When he was 16, Xabi went to Ireland to study English.  His idols were López Ufarte, Guardiola and Zidane.

Xabi likes long walks on the beach, reading and watching movies.  He also plays tennis and padel.

He’s married to Nagore Aramburu and they have two children, Jon and Ane.

Posted on May 31, 2010, in profiles and tagged . Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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