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|Birth date:||May 25, 1979|
|Birth place:||Alta Loma, California, United States|
|Height:||6 ft (1.83 m)|
|Weight:||170 lbs (77 kg)|
|Education:||University of California, Los Angeles, Alta Loma High School|
|Nationality:||United States of America|
|Parents:||Kelly Bocanegra, Manuel Bocanegra|
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Carlos Bocanegra is an American professional soccer player with an estimated net worth of $12 million. Carlos got his net worth as a center back and left back for the Racing Santander, on loan from Rangers, in the Major League Soccer so that as a former captain of the United States men’s national soccer team. Carlos was born Carlos Manuel Bocanegra on May 25, 1979 in Alta Loma, California to Kelly and Manuel Bocanegra, of Mexican origin. Carlos attended Alta Loma High School as well as the UCLA where he played college football for the Bruins. He has one brother, Diego, who played football at Grand Canyon College.
Carlos Bocanegra Net Worth $12 Million
With powerful legs as well as the capability to immediately close down attackers, the US national team signed Bocanegra to play at the 1999 World Youth Championship. On December 2001, he earned his first senior cap for the US against Korea Republic. In 2003, he became a stalwart for the team by solidifying his position throughout the 2003 Gold Cup and leading all defenders with 13 appearances during that year.
Carlos Bocanegra was signed by Fulham in January 2004. Carlos was the team’s second leading scorer in the 2006-2007 season of the English Premiere League with five goals. Carlos was behind his fellow American Brian McBride. Carlos captained Fulham for the very first time in a Premiere League match on September 1, 2007. It was a come from behind 3-3 draw with Tottenham Hotspur. Carlos made his 100th appearance in the League against Wigan Athletic on September 15, 2007. Carlos also captained the national team for the very first time with a 4-1 success in a friendly against China on June 2, 2007 and reprised the role throughout the 2007 GoldCup.
Bocanegra was bought by fellow Ligue 1 club Saint Etienne on July 16, 2010. Bocanegra also captained the national team throughout the 2010 FIFA World Cup. Bocanegra joined the Scottish Premiere League side Rangers on August 17, 2011 for a three-year deal. Bocanegra was contained in the 100 cap club by achieving his 100th international cap on a friendly against Slovenia on November 15, 2011. Bocanegra joined the Spanish Segunda Division side Racing Santander on a season-long loan on August 31, 2012. Bocanegra has received several accolades like the 2000 MLS Rookie of the Year, and the 2002 and 2003 MLS Defender of the Year.