Luis Figo Bio


Luis Figo is one of the football greats of our time!

 

 

He began his career in his home land Portugal over 20 years ago only to retire in May of 2009.

Luis Figo was born in Almada Portugal on the 4th of November 1972. Named Luis Filipe Madeira Caeiro at birth by mother Maria Joana a seamstress and father Antonio a small business owner. As a child he was a good student, particularly at mathematics but at age 11 his football talent was evident and his parents agreed he could train as long as it didn’t affect his studies. Later he had to leave his studies behind to pursue his football career and had the full support of his parents.

 

Luis Figo's Career

From 1989-1995 he played for Sporting Lisbon where he scored 16 goals over a span of 129 games. He then went on to FC Barcelona where he played from 1995-2000, playing 172 games and scoring 30 goals. Then it was on to real Madrid for another 5 years in 2000 where he reached his goal scoring peak of 36 goals and 165 games. Inter Milan was next for Figo, 105 games and 9 goals in total. His last game was on 31st May 2009 when he decided to hang up his boots and retire. An impressive total of 127 games and 32 goals also under his belt for his contribution to the Portuguese national team during 1991-2006.

 

Luis Figo and his lovely wife Helen Svedin have been happily married since 2001. The football player and model met at a flamenco performance and have been inseparable ever since. On the 29th of March 1999 their first daughter Daniela was born. Their second child Martina was born on the 23rd of February 2002 and on the 9th of December they welcomed the birth of their 3rd daughter Stella.

 

There’s more to Figo than football! He weighs 75kg and is 1.80cm in height. He’s a Scorpio and enjoys going to the theatre, the beach, watching movies and spending time with his family. He has often said that had he not become a football player, he would have chosen psychology. Figo speaks 4 languages; his mother tongue Portuguese, Spanish, English and a little Swedish thanks to his wife. He is also a huge racing car fan.

 

With such a long successful career we are bound to find accomplishments and awards which deserve a mention. Im sure we will be hearing more of Luis Figo in the future.

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