- Date of Birth:
- July 12, 1991
James Rodriguez (born James David Rodriquez Rubio on July 12, 1991 in Cucuta, Colombia) is a Colombian professional soccer player. He came into the spotlight in Europe while he played on Porto from 2010-2013. Prior to Porto, James played on Envigado and Banfield. Following Porto, James played for Monaco before going to Real Madrid, where he currently plays midfield. He is also the captain of the Colombian nation team. There were rumors he was going to transfer to Manchester United, but he has since dispelled them.
Best Known For:
James Rodriguez is best known for being a professional soccer player and one of the best attacking midfielders of his generation.
James married volleyball player Daniela Ospina in 2011. They have a daughter named Salome, born May 29, 2013.