Miguel Layun is a professional soccer player from Mexico. As Miguel Layun, he plays from the position of right-back for Liga MX Club America. He has also been playing professional football since 2006.
Miguel Arturo Layún Prado, better known as Miguel Layun was born June 25, 1988 in Cordoba, Veracruz, Mexico. From now on he is 33 years old and he holds Mexican nationality. He is also of Caucasian ethnic background and zodiac sign Cancer. He is the son of Miguel Layun Sr (father) and Maribel Prado (mother).
Also, he has two sisters named Mariana Layun and Marifer Layun. His sister Mariana is a ballet dancer and has competed in the International Ballet Competition and won a bronze medal. This player grew up with his sisters in his hometown.
As for his academic record, there is no information about his educational background. We can assume he may have graduated from the University of Mexico.
From a young age, he played for the Mexico team’s youth club in 2003. He started training at Queretaro’s youth club. Miguel played in many leagues for the club and made his professional debut with Veracruz in 2006. He stayed with the club until 2009 when he was sold to Atalanta for €625,000. Miguel, on the other hand, only featured in two games before moving to America.
He signed a five-year contract with America, appeared in 142 games and scored fifteen goals over the following five years. The player has agreed a five-year deal with La Liga club Granada. However, the contract did not go as planned and was transferred to English championship team Watford. In August 2015, he signed a €6m seasonal deal with Porto.
He played the 2018 season on loan at Sevilla, where he took part in sixteen games. Miguel then signed a three-year, one-season deal with Villareal. However, the player moved to Monterrey for two seasons. After two seasons with the club, during which he appeared in 73 games and scored three goals, Miguel joined America from Monterrey on a one-year deal with the option of an extra year on a free transfer.
He was a member of various departments in Mexico. In 2013 he made his senior debut for Mexico. He has played in 72 games through 2022 and scored six goals.
awards and fortune
Miguel Layun was named Primeira Liga Top Assists Leader in 2015/16 and CONCACAF Best XI in 2015/16. He has also won several trophies and medals with his team.
Speaking of fortune, his net worth is estimated at more than $5 million. Miguel’s annual income is £520,000 while his weekly wage is £10,000. With a salary of more than $2.5 million in 2021, he was among the highest-paid players in the league.
This soccer player is a married man. In 2012 he married his longtime girlfriend Ana Laura Galvan. They started dating several years before getting married. The couple have two children named Marcelo and Mateo.
In addition, this player is not part of controversy or rumors and is focused on his career.
body measurement and social media
Miguel Layun has an athletic build with light brown hair and light brown eyes. Besides, he’s standing 5 feet 10 inches tall and weighs about 68 kg.
His Twitter account has more than 3.2 million followers. Likewise, there are more than 3.5 million followers Instagram, and on Facebook there are more than 2.4 million followers.