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Raphael Varane Biography

Published September 18, 2020 in Biographies of Footballers - 0 Comments


Today we will talk about a world class defender whose defending skills are unmatchable. A great person and a great player. One of the ideal defender with clean defending slills. He is an inspiration for many young footballers. One of the most talented players we have ever seen. Also known as saviour of Real Madrid. I’m talking about Raphael Varane. Here we will tell you his biography, his early life and family, his football career, his stats and also his achievements. So read to the end to get best and accurate information on Raphael Varane.


First of all we will discuss his bio data and his family. Raphael Varane was born on 25 April 1993. His full name is Raphael Xavier Varane. He was born in France in the city of Lille. He is a French by nationality. His father name is Gaston Varane and his mother name is Annie Varane. He has two brothers whose names are Jonathan Varane and Anthony Varane. He is married to Camille Tytgat. He was married to her on 21 June 2015 and he has also a sun from him whose name is Ruben. His whole family was interested in football and they loved to watch football. His elder brother was also a footballer but due an injury he could not play more. He belonged to well family so his parents supported him. He from his childhood was interested in football and wanted to become a professional footballer. He used to play football with his brothers at home and outside.

Football career;

At the age of just seven he joined a youth academy near his house the academy name was AS Hellemmes and he joined that club on 2000. After playing there for almost two whole years he then joined a professional club RC Lens and started training with them it was the start of his career. His performances in the training led him to play for the youth team of the club. He played both in U16 and U19 team with the club and performed brilliantly and made his team to clinch many victories. He then signed a two year contract with the club lens and sooner after he joined the club he scored his first goal for the club in ligue 1 and his defensive skills were outstanding. He became the major part of the team and later he was also given the captaincy of the club. He first match as a captain for his club was against Arles-Avignon in 2011.

Real Madrid;

At the mid of 2011 Real Madrid approached him as the Spanish giants were interested in him and they knew Raphael Varane would make them stronger. So they approached him and finally was signed by the football club on June 2011. Upon his arrival he made his debut for the Spanish giants as coming an substitute against MLS side Los Angeles Galaxy in the world football challenge. Sooner he made his first appearance for the Spanish giants Real Madrid against Mexican Club Guadalajara on July 2011.

Later on he scored his first goal for the club in League against Rayo Vallecano. He was performing very well for the Spanish side and made an impact on the opponents. He played his first match in the UEFA champions League against Ajax. He also became the youngest foreign player to score for Real Madrid. That was an amazing record for the young lad. His presence in Real Madrid made it stronger and he is the major part of defense he led his team to clinch many titles and also won many individual awards for his amazing performances in the game.

Rise Of His Career;

He helped Real Madrid won 4 UEFA champions League title and 3 back to back UEFA champions League titles that was an record for any individual player or a club and no one before it could do it. He also won 3 laliga titles with the club a Copa del ray, 2 supercoppa cups he won and also 3 UEFA super cups.

His performance for Real Madrid has always been amazing as in season 2019-2020 Real Madrid top the chart and won the title of laliga and he played an amazing and important role in that title race. But he could not perform well in the champions League and due to his mistakes Real Madrid lost against Manchester City. This was a upset for him but it is the part of game. He will come back stronger and we believe in him. His Real Madrid journey is amazing he is also playing with a world class defender Sergio Ramos and he is learning a lot from his.

He is also known as mister clean as he plays clean football. His defensive skills are very unique and not every player has that skills. He is a quite guy on the field. He had played 300 games with Real Madrid hope we will play a lot more with the team and with Real Madrid he has won 18 titles. That’s a huge number of titles and he has much more time to play as he is just 29. He has an athletic body and he maintains his body. His career has very less injuries. He had a very successful career at Real Madrid.


International Career;

Raphael Xavier Varane played for France at different levels and different ages. He played for France in U18, U20 an U21 and played brilliantly. He made his first official senior team debut on March 2013 against Georgia. He also played with France senior team in FIFA world cup 2014 and also FIFA world cup 2018. He played an important role in 2018 FIFA world cup for his team France and was the backbone of defense for his team. He won the FIFA world cup 2018 with France. He has a lot more to play with France

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