Mariano Díaz Mejía is a Spanish-Dominican professional footballer. He is a striker whose early career involved appearances for teams such as RCD Espanyol, CE Premia, Fundació Sánchez Llibre and CF Badalona.
He was signed in the latter part of 2011 by Real Madrid, where he played for the youth section for a while before he rose through the ranks to earn a spot in the main squad in 2016.
He briefly played for Olympique Lyonnais in the 2017/2018 Ligue 1 season before returning to Madrid on a five-year contract in August 2018.
Mariano’s father is Spanish while his mother is from the Dominican Republic.
As of May 27, 2020, his championship wins with Real Madrid include the 2016 FIFA Club World Cup, the 2016/2017 La Liga, the 2016/2017 UEFA Champions League and the 2019/2020 Supercopa de Espana.
He retired from the Dominican Republic national football team after featuring in an international friendly in 2013.
Mariano is a famous Spanish-Dominican soccer player, who was born on August 1, 1993. As a person born on this date, Mariano is listed in our database as the 72nd most popular celebrity for the day (August 1) and the 415th most popular for the year (1993).
People born on August 1 fall under the Zodiac sign of Leo, the Lion. Mariano is the 2426th most popular Leo.
Aside from information specific to Mariano's birthday, Mariano is the 288th most famous Spanish.
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