Angel Di Maria is an Argentina international football player who currently features for the Spanish and European giants Real Madrid. He plays as a winger and is rated as one of the best in his position in the world.
Di Maria developed at the youth academy of Argentine giants Rosario Central and made his first-team debut for them in 2005. After two years he moved to Europe to play for Portuguese giants Benfica.
Di Maria quickly established himself as a key player for the Lisbon club and started earning a name for him in and around Europe. He won the Portuguese league with Benfica in 2009-10 and the League Cup in 2008-09 and 2009-10.
In the summer of 2010 after scoring seven goals in 76 league appearances, Di Maria was signed by Madrid from Benfica for €25 million plus €11 million in incentives on a five-year contract. He quickly became an integral part of the team and helped Los Blancos win the Copa del Rey in 2010-10 and La Liga in 2011-12.
Di Maria made his international debut for Argentina in 2008 and played for them at the 2010 World Cup finals. He won the FIFA World Youth Championship in 2007 and the 2008 Beijing Olympics, and has featured in over 40 matches for his nation.