Do you know Angel Di Maria's parents could not afford his football shoes?

Feb 15, 2019, 14:45 IST
  • Do you know Angel Di Maria's parents could not afford his football shoes?

    Angel Di Maria is in the news for his eventful comeback to Old Trafford. Angel Di Maria played for PSG against Manchester United in the UEFA Champions League and played a crucial role in their 2-0 win. But the winger was welcomed back with boos by the United fans. The home fans even threw beer bottles on the footballer, but Angel Di Maria was unfazed and carried on playing in the match.

    In pic: Angel Di Maria posted this picture with his wife Jorgelina on their anniversary and wrote, "Happy anniversary love. 7 years of a lot of love and pure happiness. You are my Everything. I love you a lot"

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    Angel Di Maria is an Argentine footballer who currently plays for French club Paris Saint Germain, along with the likes of Kylian Mbappe. He is a winger, who is known for his dribbling skills and crosses.

    In pic: Angel Di Maria posted this picture with wife Jorgelina, and wrote, "I love you so much my life, nuit rouge @ jorgelinacardoso26"

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    Angel Di Maria was born on the day of love - February 14, 1988, and turned 31 this week. He was born in Rosario in Argentina.

    In pic: Angel Di Maria posted this picture with his wife and kids on Christmas. He wrote, "MERRY CHRISTMAS"

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    Angel Di Maria is one of three children of Miguel and Diana and grew up in Perdriel, which is a town in Argentina. 

    In pic: Angel Di Maria posted this picture from a trip to Disney Land with family. Angel Di Maria wrote, "Beautiful day in @disneylandparis thank you very much for everything"

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    As an infant, Angel Di Maria was unusually active, and on the recommendation of a doctor was signed up for football at the age of three.

    In pic: Angel Di Maria posted this picture with his family on New Year's Eve. He captioned, "HAPPY 2019 FOR ALL"

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    Due to the low income, Angel Di Maria's family earned, purchasing football boots and keeping up with his career was difficult for Di Maria's parents.

    In pic: Angel Di Maria posted this picture with his wife and kids. He wrote, "And one day everyone looking at the camera. I love them very much"

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    After Angel Di Maria got his first big break and got transferred to the football club Benfica for 25 million Euros, Di Maria asked his father to stop working and retire. 

    In pic: Angel Di Maria posted this black and white picture of his lovely family. He captioned "Familia"

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    During his younger playing days, Angel Di Maria also helped his parents with their work at a local coal yard 

    In pic: Angel Di Maria posted this picture of himself and friends in front of the Eiffel Tower, He wrote, "Dinner with friends"

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    Angel Di Maria has also got an Italian passport due to his Italian ancestry, and is nicknamed 'Noodle' due to his slender frame. 

    In pic: Angel Di Maria posted this picture of a sea-side lunch outing with his wife and kids.

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    Angel Di Maria married fellow Argentine Jorgelina in 2011. Together they have a daughter, Pia, who was born three months premature and survived after treatment at an intensive care unit at the Hospital Universitario Montepríncipe in Madrid. They have also been blessed with another baby girl recently.

    In pic: Angel Di Maria posted this picture from the Baptism ceremony of his daughter, he captioned, "Baptism. We love you daughter"

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    Angel Di Maria posted this family picture when he was away from his wife and kids. He wrote, "I miss them very much. I love you"

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    Angel Di Maria posted this picture when he won the French league title with Paris Saint Germain. He wrote, "HAPPY FOR A NEW TITLE"

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    Angel Di Maria posted this picture and captioned, "Very, very happy to see you again. @maja_ava @matiassanchezblas"

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    Angel Di Maria posted this picture from a day out with his friends by the pool, he wrote, "Eternal Friendship"

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    Angel Di Maria posted this picture when he had gone to his aunt's place for dinner. He wrote, "Dinner with the aunts"

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About The Gallery

Ex-Manchester United footballer Angel Di Maria's comeback to the club did not impress the United fans as they welcomed him with boos and beer bottles in PSG's 2-0 win at Old Trafford. As Angel Di Maria also celebrated his 31st birthday on Valentine's Day, we take a look at the Argentine's pictures with his wife and daughters. We also track his childhood when his parents had a hard time affording his football dreams. (Pics/ Angel Di Maria Instagram)

 

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