Mateus Uribe is a professional footballer from Colombia. Also, Mateus Uribe plays as a central midfielder for Portuguese club Porto and is also part of the Colombia national team.
Andrés Mateus Uribe Villa, better known as Mateus Uribe, was born March 21, 1991 in Medellin, Colombia. From now on he is 31 years old and he is a Colombian citizen. He was also born under the sign of Aries and is of Colombian descent. He is the son of Adriana Villa (mother) and his father’s name is unknown. Furthermore, there is no information about his siblings and academic background.
Mateus started playing football at a young age. In addition, he also faced a season crisis. After his debut with Envigado FC he moved to a regional league in Antioquia. Deportivo Espanol then signed him from Primera B Metropolitana due to his promising talent development.
He also spent time in the Third and Second Divisions to gain additional playing time and better understand professional competition. With Envigado, Deportes Tolima and Atletico Nacional, he finally became a Premier League player with his last appearance as a Buenos Aires player.
Mateus Uribe started his career with Spain U-19 team. He was transferred to the Deportivo Espanol first team in 2010. After four appearances and two goals, he left the club in 2011. He was transferred to Envigado on January 1, 2012. He played 87 games for the club and scored 7 goals.
Additionally, he spent the 2015/016 season on loan at Deportes Tolima, Categora Primera A, where he scored 9 goals in 49 games. Atlético Nacional signed him on July 1, 2016. He also made 28 appearances for the club and also scored six goals for the club. On August 1, 2017, he was traded to America for a fee of 5.05 million euros. He has scored seven goals in 21 appearances for the team.
On January 26, 2017, he earned his first cap under coach Jose Nestor Pekerman in a 1-0 defeat by Brazil in a friendly. He has played five games for his national team since 2017. He was signed along with Camilo Vargas, Frank Fabra and Abel Aguilar for a friendly against France on March 23, 2018.
awards and fortune
Mateus Uribe has received several awards and achievements as an individual and also with a team. In 2015 he was listed in the CONCACAF Champions League Best XI and in 2018 in the Liga MX.
The midfielder has made a huge sum of money in his career. From now on his net worth is valued at around £1.88million and during his time at Envigado he was paid an annual salary of £265,000.
At the end of September 2014 he married his longtime girlfriend, Cindy Alvarez Garcia. The couple blesses two children, Yesteban and Antonia. Beyond that, there is no other information about his personal life.
The footballer is not part of any controversy nor has he received any rumors and is focused on his personal and professional career.
body measurement and social media
Mateus Uribe has an athletic build with black hair and brown eyes. More the soccer player is 6 feet tall and weighs 71 kg, but there is no further information on body measurements.
On his Instagram Page has more than 818,000 followers. Likewise, there are more than 167.9K followers on Twitter and he is not active on Facebook.