German professional footballer Toni Kroos plays for the Spanish club, Real Madrid. With the great La Liga side, the 29-year-old has won 2014, 2016 and 2017 Champions League title.
Toni Kroos Bio & Family
The player was born on 4 January 1990 in Greifswald, East Germany to parents, Birgit Kammer and Roland Kroos. His mother is a former German badminton player and current sports biology teacher while his father is a former professional wrestler and football coach. Besides parents, he has a younger brother, Felix Kroos, who is also a professional footballer.
Toni stands at the height of 6 feet (1.83 m) and weighs around 78 kg.
Career & Net Worth
The 29-year-old has a net worth of $25 million from his impeccable playing career of over a decade old. His initial career was with local club Greifswalder SC and then Bayern Munich‘s youth setup in 2006. Two years later in the 2007/2008 season, he secured three goals in 12 appearances for Bayern Munich II in the Regionalliga Sud.
Munich had no choice but to transfer the player to Bayern Leverkusen on 31 January 2009. The only reason for the move was to gain an 18-month loan experience as a first-team experience. A year later, he returned to play for Munich in 2010 and played for the team until early 2014.
During the 2014 summer transfer saga, he went to Spanish giants Real Madrid. He and the team agreed upon a contract on 17 July 2014 between €24 and €30 million. The transfer also made his first youth team, Greifswalder SV 04 to receive €60,000.
Toni Kroos after the 2017 Champions League final against Juventus (Picture: 360 Nobs)
In 2018, he earned 10.4 million British pounds.
Who Is Toni’s Wife?
The 29-year-old and his wife, Jessica Farber relished a tremendous marital life. She was his long-time girlfriend until they went to exchange their wedding vows on 13 June 2015. Two years before their marriage, they welcomed their first child as a son, Leon, born on 14 August 2013. Almost four years later, they had another child as a daughter, Amelie born on 20 July 2016.
Toni Kroos with wife Jessica Farber and kinds on 1 July 2019 (Picture: Toni’s Instagram)
In 2018, to celebrate his daughter’s second birthday, he got a tattoo of her wearing pink sunglasses. Likewise, he also has another tattoo of his first child.
Some Interesting Facts About Toni Kroos
- During his Bayern Munich debut, he was the youngest player at 17 years, 265 days old, a record since broken by David Alaba in 2010.
- The player signed a contract until 2022 on 12 October 2016.
- In 2016, he was nominated to the FIFPro World XI and the UEFA Team of the Year.
- He has also won the 2014 World Cup representing his country, Germany.