Álex Collado Gutiérrez was born on the 22nd of April 1999, and he is a Spanish professional footballer who plays for La Liga club Barcelona. Though the player is mainly an attacking midfielder, he can also play as a winger.
According to the report from BBC sport, it is claimed that Álex Collado Gutiérrez who was born in Sabadell, Barcelona, Catalonia, joined FC Barcelona’s youth setup in 2009, after stints at RCD Espanyol and CE Mercantil. The young star was a member of the Barcelona youth team that won the 2017–18 UEFA Youth League, defeating Chelsea 3–0 in the final.
However, the report has it that after progressing through the youth setup, Collado made his debut for Barcelona B in the Segunda División on the 17th of March 2018, starting in a 1–1 away draw against Lorca FC. The young star scored his first goal for Barça B on the 15th of December 2018, the last-minute winner in a 2–1 home win against Lleida Esportiu.
ESPN report has it that Collado made his first team debut for Barcelona, as a starter, on the 4th of May 2019 in a 2–0 away loss to Celta Vigo in La Liga. Ahead of the 2020–21 season, Collado was named the new captain of Barça B following the long-term injury of former captain Ferrán Sarsanedas.
Collado renewed his contract with Barça for two further years on the 31st of March 2021, until 2023. However in the month of August 2021 during Barcelona’s pre-season, Collado left Barça’s training camp in Stuttgart to resolve his future. It was reported that after failed loan moves to Club Brugge and Sheffield United, Collado was left unregistered and wasn’t included in either the senior squad or Barça B, which meant that he couldn’t play until January 2022. Various reports has it that it was then decided by the club that he would have to leave on loan in January due to La Liga regulations not allowing his registration for the rest of the season.
On the 9th of December 2021, Barça had announced that an agreement in principle was reached with Granada CF for the loan of Collado until the end of the season. On the 7th of January, Granada officially announced the signing of Collado after bureaucratic issues were settled. The made his debut the next day in a 1–1 draw in the league against his parent club Barcelona.
Álex Collado Net Worth & Salary
The report from Forbes it that at the age of twenty three, the soccer player has a net worth of about 100,000 – $1M. This roughly translates to 100,000 – $1M euros or 100,000 – $1M pounds. The net worth estimates vary because it’s difficult to forecast spending habits over the years. Álex Collado’s wealth comes mostly from being a successful Soccer Player.
La Liga: 2018–19
UEFA Youth League: 2017–18