Both his brothers are professional players. However, his mother, Liliana, is of Mexican origin. He signed a four-year deal with Spanish La Liga side Mallorca on 31st august 2012. Finally, on 31st January 2011, he took his transfer to La Liga club Racing de Santander. However, he also has many accolades under his name. Besides, he also achieved the runner-up spot in the FIFA Young Player of the Tournament award. He then made his debut in a match against Sevilla on 22nd October 2012. We are no longer accepting comments on this article. He took his transfer to the Turkish side Galatasaray in January 2010. Spurs then-manager Harry Redknapp openly expressed his grief for Dos Santos as he used to stay late in the nightclubs and also used to come to the training pretty late. Shortly after, he made his competitive debut for the Barcelona team in a La Liga match against Athletic Bilbao on 2nd September 2007 at the age of just 18 years and 114 days. Zizinho was a professional footballer from Brazil and played in professional clubs like América and León. Dos Santos came to the ground as the 79th-minute substitute of Xavi. Hubo una época en la que Giovani dos Santos la rompía en el Barcelona junto a Ronaldinho, Messi, Eto'o, Henry y compañía y si no me creen aquí les dejo un video de un golazo que recordó el Barça de la época mágica del mexicano. Published: 15:44 GMT, 29 September 2019 | Updated: 16:48 GMT, 29 September 2019. A product of FC Barcelona’s La Masia football academy, he has earned his promotion to the first team in 2007. He achieved the Bronze Ball as the third-best player of the tournament that year. Briseno's malicious challenge sent the former Mallorca man flying, piercing his skin with his studs and leaving a deep gash in his right leg. He joined the fellow Premier League club Ipswich Town in a loan move in March 2009. Dos Santos currently plays for the Club América of the Mexican top-flight league as a forward. Hugo Sánchez picked him for the Mexican senior squad in 2007. The powerful strike sent dos Santos flying. Barcelona then named him in the 23-man squad of the club on 28th November 2006. In that tournament, he helped Mexico to win the trophy and also became the player of the tournament. October 7, 2020 That team went to participate in the FIFA Club World Cup in Japan that year. "Giovani dos Santos underwent a medical evaluation where it was determined he suffered an injury to his right quadriceps," Club America said in a. He signed a $7 million deal with the MLS side LA Galaxy as a designated player on 15th July 2015. According to the current financial report, the net worth of Giovani Dos Santos is estimated to be around $10 million as of 2020-21 football seasons. Moreover, he also earns quite a good amount of money for his various sponsorship deals and collaborations. For his performance that season, Dos Santos achieved his place in the long list of the FIFA Ballon d’Or. The Mexican striker scored one goal in his first five gamesat America, but now faces a lengthy lay-off. However, that was the very last game that he played for one of the richest football clubs, Barcelona. He first represented the U12 team of Mexico in the Danone Nations Cup in 2001 held at the Parc des Princes. The soccer club said dos Santos will undergo surgery, which will be followed by about 6 weeks of recovery. He achieved the golden boot as the top scorer of the tournament. Dos Santos then made his debut in the U.S. Open Cup quarterfinals against Seattle Sounders on 21st July 2016. He made his debut in the 2010 FIFA World Cup qualifier against Costa Rica on 5th September 2009. Born on 11th May 1989, Giovani Dos Santos is the second child of his father, Zizinho, and his mother, Liliana Ramírez. During that time, he also participated in the youth version of the Copa del Rey. Besides, he also helped the Mexican national team to win the CONCACAF Gold Cup three times till now. His first big break came after he scored a brilliant hat-trick against Real Murcia on 17th May 2008. Giovani dos Santos was badly injured in Club America's win over Guadalajara Southampton 2-0 Everton: Carlo Ancelotti's side suffer first Premier League defeat after goals from James... Make that NINETY TWO wins! Previously, he played for many other clubs including Barcelona, Tottenham Hotspur, Villarreal, and LA Galaxy. He then represented his country in the FIFA U-17 World Championship in 2005. (CNN)Club America forward Giovani dos Santos was hospitalized after suffering a gruesome leg injury during Saturday's match against C.D. 'I really wanted to play for United': Ivan Perisic opens up... Lewis Hamilton wins the Russian Grand Prix in a Mercedes... Gervonta Davis claims his jewellery has been robbed from his... Everton eyeing Scottish starlet Jamie Hamilton as Marco... 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