Alonso's full name is Xabier Alonso Olano where Alonso is his paternal and Olano, his maternal. He is a soccer player of nationality Spanish. He has been playing soccer from club Bayer Munich as a central midfielder.Early Life (Childhood)
Xabi Alonso was born in a small town of Tolosa, Gipuzkoa, Basque Country. He spent his childhood in Barcelona for six years. He started his career in the same place playing at Playa de la Concha.Interesting Facts
He has represented in several Euros and World Cups. He is also known as fifth most capped player after he got his 144th cap. He has scored 57 goals in several games which is a reputable act.Personal Life
Alonso is married with Nagore Aramburu. They are blessed with three children consecutively Jontxu, Ane and Emma. He is involved in the game so much and no divorce is heard about him.Achievement
He has scored about 57 goals and has obtained 114 caps and these are the most remarkable achievement in the life of this amazing soccer player. Alonso succeeded to score a penalty in the 27th minute of their first match against The NetherlandsRumor
He is said to criticize the then prime minister Gordon Brown's (Spain) economic policy, in 2009. He has played from several football clubs. He was also found to support another teams when he was playing for the opponent team.