[52] Di María was substituted with a hamstring injury 13 minutes into United's 3–0 defeat of Hull City on 29 November and subsequently made only one substitute appearance in the team's next seven matches. [66] Seven days later, he registered his first goal in Ligue 1 as PSG defeated Guingamp 3–0. In the current season for PSG Angel Di Maria gave a total of 24 shots, of which 8 were shots on goal. Gestifute, Current international: [78], On 23 September 2020, Di María was handed a four-match suspension for a spitting incident with Álvaro González during Le Classique 10 days earlier. Contact Information. [54] This new role came in the midst of a bad run of form for Di María, who was said to have struggled since October. [9], Di María was transferred to Portuguese side Benfica in July 2007, where he played as a winger. ANGEL DI MARIA left PSG's stadium in tears after he was substituted by Mauricio Pochettino following news of a violent robbery at his home. Last season his average was 0.26 goals per game, he scored 12 goals in 47 club matches. [70] On 19 November, he opened the scoring with his first Ligue 1 goal of the season in a 2–0 home win against Nantes. [25], Di María scored Real Madrid's third goal during their first-leg Champions League quarter-final victory over Tottenham Hotspur on 5 April 2011. Ángel Di María. [114][115][116], Di María is nicknamed "Fideo", which means "noodle" in Spanish, due to his slender frame. From October 2011, Di María was being picked by Madrid head coach José Mourinho ahead of Kaká and Mesut Özil, a sign of his improving form. As a result, Di María's early performance for the season was mixed with moments of genuinely good play interspersed with moments of sheer madness by the Argentine. Forgot account? 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[30], Although Di María did not have the best season, he did contribute in big moments, most notably by sending in the cross for Cristiano Ronaldo's goal against Manchester United on 13 February,[31] he registered seventeen assists, and scored nine goals throughout the season in 52 appearances, notably against Atlético Madrid and Málaga. By Stuart Ballard. Di María, who is back in the Argentina national team, nearly had a stellar performance for the league champions. Jun 30, 2022, Agent: [32], On 2 October 2013, Di María scored two goals against Copenhagen in Real Madrid's 4–0 Champions League victory over them. [19] On 22 August, Di María scored his first goal in another friendly away against Hércules, which Real Madrid won 1–3. [59] On 2 August, it was reported Di María would undergo a medical ahead of a move to Paris Saint-Germain,[60] and four days later, Manchester United confirmed he had been sold to the French champions for an undisclosed fee, believed to be around £44 million, signing a four-year contract. Angel Di Maria was playing for Paris Saint-Germain against Nantes when news broke that his family home had been burgled. In 2010, Di María moved to Spanish club Real Madrid in a transfer worth €25 million, where he won a La Liga title and the UEFA Champions League. Date of birth/Age: [72] On 8 May 2018, he played as PSG won 2–0 against Les Herbiers to clinch the 2017–18 Coupe de France. Education . [61][62][63][64], Di María made his Ligue 1 debut on 30 August away to Monaco as a 66th-minute substitute for Lucas, and assisted Ezequiel Lavezzi for the final goal of a 0–3 win at the Stade Louis II. Di María caused the two teams to clash and an on-field incident ensued. [36] Di María was named man of the match by UEFA after the match, and was presented with the honour by former Manchester United head coach Sir Alex Ferguson. Argentina won the match 5–0. Angel Di Maria shots an average of 0.16 goals per game in club competitions. [28] He was a constant threat and presence in the starting XI as Real Madrid won their 32nd league title, playing in their 3–0 win over Athletic Bilbao that clinched the league title. [46][47] He also provided an assist for Juan Mata's goal in the same match, winning the vote for Man of the Match. [100] On 6 June, he was selected to captain the team in the absence of Lionel Messi for a warm-up match against Bolivia, scoring twice in a 5–0 win. On 3 December 2011, Di María scored Real's first goal from a sharp angle in a 3–0 defeat of Sporting de Gijón in La Liga. He subsequently signed for Manchester United in 2014 in a then-British record deal worth £59.7 million (€75.6 million), but left a year later to join Paris Saint-Germain. Ángel Di María scored twice and had an assist for PSG in their 3-0 win vs. Rennes. [8], Di María signed a new deal with Benfica in October 2009, adding three more years to his current deal, which was to last until 30 June 2015 with his release fee set at a minimum of €40 million. [87], On 6 September 2008, Di María made his debut for the Argentina senior team in a match against Paraguay. [18], He made his debut on 4 August 2010 in a friendly match against Mexican side América, which Real Madrid won 3–2. Education. Angel Di María. Angel Di Maria was withdrawn during Paris Saint-Germain's loss to Nantes on Sunday after he recieved news that his home had been burgled with members of his family present, Goal can confirm. See more people named Angel DiMaría. Di María began his career with Rosario Central, but came into prominence at Benfica after signing for the club in 2007, aged 19. French prosecutors have launched an investigation into a robbery at the home of Angel Di Maria after thieves broke in while the Argentina winger was playing for Paris Saint-Germain. As he had already committed to playing for his local club, Torito, 35 footballs were given in compensation. [119][120], Di María's home in Prestbury, Cheshire, was the scene of an attempted burglary on 31 January 2015. [88], On 19 May 2010, Di María was selected by Argentinian manager Diego Maradona as one of a 23-man squad for the 2010 FIFA World Cup in South Africa. He had been substituted off the pitch by manager Mauricio Pochettino, who informed Di María of the situation. 132 Colchester Road (3,718.90 mi) Manningtree, UK, co11 2bh. [86] On 23 August, Di María scored the game-winner – a chip over the goalkeeper from the edge of the area – in the 57th minute of Argentina's 1–0 victory against Nigeria to capture their second-straight Olympic gold medal in the final game of the Olympic tournament. Di María was born on 14 February 1988 in Rosario, Santa Fe, as one of three children of Miguel and Diana, and grew up in Perdriel. [55] Di María was sent off on 9 March as United lost 1–2 at home against Arsenal in the FA Cup sixth round, being booked for diving and for grabbing the shirt of referee Michael Oliver, but earlier set up the equaliser by Wayne Rooney. Di María's teammate Gareth Bale, was there to head the rebound into the net in the 110th minute, giving Real Madrid a 2–1 lead over Atlético in an eventual 4–1 win. Create New Account. Angel Di Maria has insisted his family are 'very happy' in Paris and thanked fans for their support after a robbery at his home during Paris Saint-Germain's clash with Nantes on … Several of the players in Maurico Pochettino’s squad are in their prime years, meaning that a gradual overhaul could be on the horizon. Rosario, Position: [110], On 21 May 2019, he was included in Lionel Scaloni's final 23-man Argentina squad for the 2019 Copa América. [89] In Argentina's 5–0 friendly win over Canada on 24 May, Di María scored his first-ever international goal, scoring from outside the box as his shot went off the post and in. Argentina. "Di Maria e a renovação: "É uma motivação mais. He scored the goal that won the country gold at the 2008 Olympics, and reached the final of the 2014 World Cup, the 2015 Copa América, and the Copa América Centenario. Jasmine Angel Justo. The next day, he made the headlines as "Magic Tri María" in all sports newspapers in Portugal. Ángel Di María, 33, from Argentina Paris Saint-Germain, since 2015 Right Winger Market value: $30.80m * Feb 14, 1988 in Rosario, Argentina It was later announced after the match that Di María would miss the rest of the tournament due to the injury. [67] On 23 April 2016, Di María scored the winning goal for PSG in the 2016 Coupe de la Ligue Final against Lille at the Stade de France. [38] A week later, in the first leg of the Supercopa de España, he played the final 15 minutes of a 1–1 home draw against Atlético Madrid in place of Luka Modrić. [53] A week later, he was used as a forward by manager Louis van Gaal in a 0–1 home defeat to Southampton. As a child, he had a keen interest in football, but his parents could not provide him football boots or even a football. [6] He scored for the first time on 24 November 2006 in the following season's Apertura in a 4–2 win at home over Quilmes, a minute after replacing Leonardo Borzani at half-time. [65] On 15 September, Di María scored his first goal for PSG on his UEFA Champions League debut for the club, a 2–0 win over Malmö FF at the Parc des Princes. [111], Di María is a quick, strong, tricky and talented winger who is also capable of playing as a more central attacking midfielder or on either side of the pitch, although he is predominantly a left-footed player. [85], On 28 January 2008, Di María and some of his under-20s teammates were called up for the Argentina squad for the 2008 Beijing Olympics. After playing the assist in for the 1-0 lead, Di Maria came close to doubling their advantage with a shot from outside of the penalty area which hit the post. See more of Ángel Di María on Facebook. Di María made his senior international debut for Argentina in 2008 at age 20, and has since earned 104 caps, including appearing in seven major tournaments. Di Maria is the second oldest player in the PSG squad, with goalkeeper Keylor Navas the only player older than him. A post shared by Ángel Di María (@angeldimariajm) Di Maria was not the only PSG star to fall victim to criminals on Sunday, as the family of Brazilian teammate Marquinhos reportedly suffered an even more harrowing experience. Ángel Di María is an Argentine professional footballer who plays for the Argentine national team and ‘Paris Saint-Germain’ as a winger and an attacking midfielder. [20] In the last match of the pre-season, on 24 August, after an individual play described as a "magic moment", he opened the score of the 2–0 win against Peñarol for the Trofeo Santiago Bernabéu. [75], In the 2019–20 UEFA Champions League group stage, Di María scored a brace in a 3–0 win over his former club Real Madrid on 18 September 2019. This point was well illustrated during Real Madrid's 1–0 defeat to Levante, a match which saw a clearly out-of-sorts Di María commit a horror foul on Levante's Juanfran during the match. Ángel Di María, 33, from Argentina Paris Saint-Germain, since 2015 Right Winger Market value: £25.20m * Feb 14, 1988 in Rosario, Argentina Main position : Di María renews at PSG - One of the most valuable free agents off the market, PSG want to extend contracts with Di María and Bernat - Draxler talks planned, Ligue 1 market values: Lille’s Botman upgraded by €15m - Draxler at lowest point since 2013. Angel Di Maria is on Facebook. [39][40], On 26 August 2014, Di María signed a five-year deal with Manchester United for a transfer fee of £59.7 million, one of the most expensive transfers of all time and the highest fee ever paid by a British club at the time. Angel Lozano. [21], His league debut came on 29 August in a 0–0 draw against Mallorca. 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[80] In a UEFA Champions League match against RB Leipzig on 4 November, Di María scored the opening goal in an eventual 2–1 defeat. He was capped for the 2007 South American U-20 Championship in Paraguay. The Argentine’s experience will prove useful as the squad enters a potential transition phase. He considers himself to be a "family man" and has used a significant amount of his salary to "give back" to his family. The website contains a statistic about the performance data of the player. Last modified on Mon 15 Mar 2021 10.13 EDT Ángel Di María was substituted during Paris Saint-Germain’s Ligue 1 game against Nantes on Sunday night, … He also helped his parents with their work at a local coal yard along with his two sisters, Vanesa and Evelyn. [97], On 11 July, Di María was named on the ten-man shortlist for FIFA's Golden Ball award for the tournament's best player. [12] Di María was signed as a replacement for Benfica's departing captain, Simão, who joined Atlético Madrid earlier that summer. On 22 May 2018, Di María was named in 23-man squad by manager Jorge Sampaoli for the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia. [79] He would miss the league matches against Angers, Nîmes, Dijon, and Nantes. [50] One week later, he won his second individual trophy at United after his goal against Leicester, in which he chipped goalkeeper Kasper Schmeichel, was voted as the club's Goal of the Month for September. He can play as either a winger or attacking midfielder. [98], On 3 September 2014, in a friendly away against world champions Germany, Di María had a part in all four of Argentina's goals in a 2–4 victory, assisting three and scoring one. [113] He holds an Italian passport[117] because he has Italian ancestry. [33] He contributed to the club's 1–2 victory over Barcelona in the 2014 Copa del Rey Final with the opening goal. March 15 (UPI) --Soccer stars Angel di Maria and Marquinhos each had family homes burglarized during Paris Saint-Germain's 2-1 loss to Nantes. [95] During the quarter-final match against Belgium, Di María suffered a muscle tear in the thigh and was later taken off the field. [76] On 18 August 2020, Di María scored a goal and recorded two assists in PSG's 3–0 Champions League semi-final victory over RB Leipzig;[77] the club went on to play against Bayern Munich in the final, but lost the match 1–0. [48] In the next match, against Leicester City on 21 September, he again scored a goal and provided another assist, although United lost the match 5–3.[49]. Ángel Fabián Di María (Rosario, Santa Fe, 14 de febrero de 1988), más conocido como El Fideo Di Maria, es un futbolista argentino. However, Di María's performances would improve, including opening up a significant gap at the top of the assists table. [13] Later that month, he was backed by Diego Maradona to become "Argentina's next superstar". Right Winger, Contract expires: [102] On 30 June, he scored twice and assisted a goal for Sergio Agüero, as Argentina defeated Paraguay 6–1 to reach the final. Others With a Similar Name. He signed a five-year contract for €25 million, plus €11 million in incentives, as announced one day later by the Portuguese Stock Exchange regulating entity. Ángel Fabián Di María is an Argentine professional footballer who plays for Ligue 1 club Paris Saint-Germain and the Argentina national team. Angel Di Maria, Actor: FIFA 17. 12.4m Followers, 304 Following, 938 Posts - See Instagram photos and videos from Ángel Di María (@angeldimariajm) Benfica paid Rosario Central €6 million for 80% of his sports rights and 50% of sports right of Andrés Díaz. [34] Di María was the top assist maker in La Liga for the season, contributing 17. Born and raised in Rosario, Argentina, Ángel belonged to a poverty-stricken family. He scored the extra-time game-winning goal on a pass from Lionel Messi in the 105th minute of his team's 2–1 quarter-final win over the Netherlands. On 4 January 2015, Di María returned from injury to score a late goal in a 0–2 win against Yeovil Town in the third round of the FA Cup. They went on to win the tournament with Di María scoring three goals in the process. 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Latest on Paris Saint-Germain midfielder Ángel Di María including news, stats, videos, highlights and more on ESPN Passes completed Angel Di Maria … [119] 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. PSG teammate Marquinhos' parents' home was also burglarised in a similar way.