Bryan Ruiz

Costa Rica

Bryan Ruiz Bio

Who is Bryan Ruiz

Bryan Jafet Ruiz Gonz√°lez is a Costa Rican professional football player who plays for English club Fulham and is the captain of Costa Rica national team. He is a right sided attacking midfielder who can play as a second striker.

Early Life (Childhood)

His professional career took off in Alajuelense, which was in his home town and graduated from the academy of the club. signed his first professional soccer contract with Alajuelense at age 18.

Interesting Facts

In 2011, he signed a contract with Fulham and moved to England and made 8 goals in 68 matches since his arrival. He made 66 appearances and scored 21 goals during 3 years of his Alajuelense performance.

Personal Life

This young skilled mid-fielder is married to Carolina Jaike. They have been dating for a long time and finally got married and also have a child named Mathias Ruiz.


Since 2005, he has been capped for the Costa Rica national team and has represented the Ticos at the 2005 and 2011 CONCACAF Gold Cups. In 2005, he scored his first international goal against Honduras in a tournament.


Fulham midfielder Bryan Ruiz has been linked with the Turkish side Rizespor.