Toni Kroos is a German international footballer. He currently plays for Spanish giants Real Madrid. Toni plays as a midfielder. He is one of the most popular young footballers on the planet. He previously played for German Champions Bayern Munich. He has won almost every major trophies available to him both international and domestic. He won both the FIFA World Cup and Champions League.
Toni Kroos was born on January 4th, 1990 in Greifswald, East Germany. He is the older brother of Footballer Felix Kroos. Felix Kroos plays for Werder Bremen. Their father Roland Kroos works as the youth coach for Hansa Rostock.
Toni Kroos was not a good student when it came to studies. But he was well behaved and respected amongst his peres. He spent lot of his time practicing football.
In 2006 Toni Kroos started with Bayern Munich’s youth team. He was promoted to the first team in 2007. He was just 17 years old. He was loaned to Bayern Leverkusen for the 2009/10 season. He played 33 matches for them. He ended that season with 9 goals and 12 assists. He returned to Bayern Munich the next season. He won 3 Bundesliga titles and a Champions league with Bayern Munich.
In 2014 FIFA World Cup he showed tremendous skills as German won the world cup. He ended the tournament with 2 goals and four assists. Castrol Performance Index was incharge of the official player rating for the tournament. He was given the score of 9.79 out of 10. That made him the best player of the tournament. He was unlucky not to win the Golden Ball which went to Lionel Messi. He was transferred to Real Madrid for an undisclosed fee in 2014. With Real Madrid he is still showing his skills and is a permanent member of the first team.
Facts of Toni Kroos
Born: January 4, 1990
Birth Place: Greifswald, Germany
Height: 6′ 0″ (1.82m)
Weight: 157 lbs (71 kg)
Plays for: Real Madrid C.F./ Germany national football team
Shirt Number: 8 & 18
Positions: Midfielder (Center)
Spouse: Jessica Farber
Siblings: Felix Kroos
Toni Kroos is known for his passing skills on the field. He has one of the best striking right foot in the world. He can provide deadly crosses from set pieces and right flank. He is a promising attacking midfielder. He lives with his longtime girlfriend Jessica Farber. He has a son with her named Leon, (born 14 August 2013). The couple get married on 13 June 2015. Jessica gave birth to her second child, a baby girl, on 20 July 2016. Her name is Amelie.