Esteban Alvarado
Esteban Alvarado

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Name: Esteban Alvarado
Occupation: Soccer Player
Current Team: C.S. Herediano
Gender: Male
Birth Day: April 28, 1989
Age: 31
Country: Costa Rica
Zodiac Sign: Taurus

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Esteban Alvarado

Esteban Alvarado was born on April 28, 1989 in Costa Rica (31 years old). Esteban Alvarado is a Soccer Player, zodiac sign: Taurus. Esteban Alvarado plays for the team C.S. Herediano. Find out Esteban Alvaradonet worth 2020, salary 2020 detail bellow.


He appeared in 7 matches for the Costa Rican U20 squad from 2007 to 2009.

Net Worth

Net Worth 2020


Salary 2020

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Before Fame

He debuted professionally for Saprissa in 2008.

Biography Timeline


Born in Siquirres, Costa Rica, Alvarado started his academy career at Santos de Guápiles before moving to Saprissa. Alvarado made his Saprissa debut, in a 3–1 win over Municipal Liberia on 29 November 2009. With his move to AZ Alkmaar finalised and expected to move in the summer, Alvarado made four appearance for the club and helped the club win the league.

In December 2009, AZ Alkmaar signed the Costa Rican goalkeeper from Deportivo Saprissa, the youngster moved to the Netherlands in July 2010. The move was later confirmed when Alvarado signed a five-year contract with the club, keeping him until 2015.

At the 2009 FIFA U-20 World Cup, he was named the best goalkeeper of the tournament. He made his national team début in an August 2010 friendly match against Paraguay.


Following his signing for AZ, Alvarado remained a backup goalkeeper for AZ behind Joey Didulica and Sergio Romero. But after Romeo's injury from his international duty, Alvarado made his AZ debut on 12 February 2011 against PSV Eindhoven, where it turned out to be disastrous when he conceded four goals, in a 4–0 loss. After the match, Alvarado said, quoting: "Only Superman could have saved me." From that on, Alvarado continued to be the first choice goalkeeper temporary, where he made six appearance for the club in the 2010–11 season, including a clean-sheet in a match against Heerenveen on 19 February 2011. Alvarado also find himself left out the squad against Feyenoord when he returned late to Netherlands from Costa Rica.

Ahead of the 2011–12 season, Alvardo was given number thirty-four shirt. Alvarado became a first choice goalkeeper for AZ after Sergio Romero's departure to Sampdoria and Joey Didulica's unexpected retirement. Alvarado made his first AZ appearance of 2011–12 season when he played, in a 2–0 win over Baumit Jablonec on 28 July 2011, which AZ went through after a 1–1 draw against them in the second leg. Alvarado made his league debut of the 2011–12 season, where he helped AZ beat PSV 3–1 in the opening game of the season. His performance soon led supporters voting for Alvarado awarded the club's player of the month November. On 21 December 2011, Alvarado was sent off by Bas Nijhuis in a KNVB Cup match against Ajax after an Ajax supporter tried to attacking and injury him. A 19-year-old Ajax fan identified as Wesley van W had been drinking and entered the pitch after 36 minutes of play. He ran towards the AZ goalkeeper and attempted to kick him but slipped to the ground. Alvarado then kicked the attacker twice and was sent off for violent conduct. This prompted AZ manager Gertjan Verbeek to order his players to the dressing rooms in protest. The game was consequently abandoned. The KNVB subsequently rescinded the red card, and Ajax banned Wesley van W from all of their home matches for life. He was also sentenced to six months in prison, with two months suspended. He would also have to undergo treatment for an alcohol problem and report to police during all Eredivisie and Dutch national team matches which Pitch Invader can watch only live on television for the following two years and so on. The KNVB ordered the match replayed in its entirety behind closed doors. On 19 January 2012, the match was replayed with Alvarado in goal. AZ beat Ajax 3–2 to progress through the quarter final. Alvarado was the ever present goalkeeper, making thirty-four appearance and earning fifteen clean sheets in the 2011–12 season. Alvarado was also named's Eredivisie Team of the Season.

In June 2011, Alvarado was accused by his girlfriend, Marcela Juárez Castillo, of domestic violence. However, two months later, charges against Alvarado were later dropped.


On 12 March 2012, it was announced that Alvarado was barred from the national team for five months after leaving the team before a friendly match against Spain without communicating the staff. In March 2014, he ruled out a selection for the 2014 FIFA World Cup due to an apparent strife with national team manager Jorge Luis Pinto. But in May 2014, Alvarado was named in a provisional 26-man squad in the FIFA World Cup By the end of May, Alvarado was not named in the 23 men squad, presumed to be a continuous strife with national team manager Pinto.


In the 2013–14 season, Alvarado hinted he may leave the club in effort for new challenges. Despite this, Alvarado made his first appearance of the season, in a 3–2 loss against Ajax in the Johan Cruijff Schaal. Two weeks later on 11 August 2013, Alvarado help the club gained their revenge against Ajax when AZ beat them 3–2. Alvarado also help the club gained their against Anzhi Makhackala when AZ beat 1–0 on aggregate. Alvarado was the ever present goalkeeper, making thirty-four appearance, including the play-offs, which AZ lose 3–0 on aggregate against Groningen.


In the 2014–15 season, Alvarado continued to be the first choice goalkeeper until he suffered a knee injury that kept him out for months. Two spending two months on the sidelined, including having a flu. Alvarado made his return to the first team on 2 November 2014, in a 3–3 draw against Excelsior. Alvarado was featured as a first choice goalkeeper since his return for the rest of the season. For the first time in his AZ career, Alvarado made less than thirty appearance, as he made twenty-six appearance in the 2014–15 season.


After leaving AZ, Alvarado joined Trabzonspor on a free transfer in early-August, keeping him until 2017. The move was officially confirmed on 6 August 2015. Contract between Trabzonspor and Alvarado was terminated on 20 December 2018. Following his departure, he agreed with Costa Rican outfit Liga Deportiva Alajuelense however the movement is not completed due to licensing issues in which Trabzonspor received a caution from FIFA to sort out the issue.

Family Life

Esteban was born in Siquirres, Costa Rica.

Net Worth Comparison

Team C.S. Herediano Net Worth / Salary
# Name Age Net Worth Salary Nationality
#1 Esteban Alvarado 31 N/A N/A Costa Rica
#2 Leonardo Gonzalez 40 N/A N/A Costa Rica
#3 Yeltsin Tejeda 28 $8 Million N/A Costa Rica

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