Gonzalo Higuaín

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Gonzalo Higuaín

Gonzalo Higuaín is a professional footballer who plays for the Argentine National team. He was born on December 10 1987; he plays as a striker for both club and country.

Higuaín was born in France and attained his Argentine citizenship in 2007. He now holds dual citizenship.  His nickname is El Pipita or Pipa.

Before going to Europe, he started his carrier in Argentina with River plate. He joined Spanish giants, Real Madrid for the sum of €12 million in January 2007. He won various honours in spain and scored 107 goals in 190 appearances in La Liga. Higuaín joined Italian giants, Napoli in July 2013 for the sum of €40 million. He won the Coppa Italia in His first season. His goal scoring exploits continues as He scored 36 goals in 35 league appearances in the 2015 – 2016 session. He moved to Juventus in July 2016 for the sum of €90 million. He was loaned to AC Milan from Juventus because of the arrival of Cristiano Ronaldo in 2018.

As at the time of writing, Gonzalo Higuaín is currently on his way to London for medicals to finalize a loan deal to Chelsea.

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