Nicolas Tagliafico

Nicolas Tagliafico Net Worth, Income, Career & All Wiki [World Cup 2022]

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What is Nicolas Tagliafico recent Net worth?
$3.1 million

Who is Nicolas Tagliafico?

Nicolas Tagliafico is an Argentine professional footballer who currently plays for the Argentina National Football team and the club, Ajax. He plays as a left-back for the Dutch club Ajax.

He has been widely recognized for his long-lasting stamina. Previously, the energetic footballer represented Banfield, Murcia, and Independiente.

He has been a member of the Argentina national team since 2017 and has six caps without scoring a goal.

Because of his playing position, great technique, lung-busting stamina, and constant effort, Tagliafico has been compared to Argentina’s left-sided star Javier Zanetti.

He is noted for his “lung-busting stamina, excellent technique and continuous enterprise”.

As a result of his skills, as well as his playing position and club, nationality, and striking visual resemblance Tagliafico has been compared to the Internazionale and Argentina full-back Javier Zanetti, formerly also of Banfield.

Nicolas Tagliafico was born on 31st  August 1992, in Buenos Aires, Argentina. His star sign is Virgo. By nationality, he is an Argentine and belongs to European descent.

Left-back for Ajax, Nicolás Tagliafico is in love with Carolina Calvagni, an Argentine Instagram model, and their love story has already created some unique situations.

Their relationship started in 2015. When Carolina was playing for Independiente, she met Nicolas Tagliafico. After six years of dating, Tagliafico decided to propose to Carolina, and she accepted the proposal.

Nicolas Tagliafico and Carolina Calvagni married in December 2021. Only close family members and friends were invited to the wedding ceremony. Carolina Calvagni was born on August 10, 1994, in Argentina, making her 27 years old.

She is two years younger than her husband, Nicolas Tagliafico.

Ajax pays the Argentinian left-back €14,000 each week, which works out to about €728000 per year. His current market value is £10.80 million as of June 2018. His actual net worth is about 5 million euros.

The 29 years old Argentinean is 1.72m tall and weighs around 65 kg.  He has a total of 1.4 million followers on his Instagram account and is active in it.

The Career of Nicolas Tagliafico

Nicolas Tagliafico Ajax

Player: Nicolas Tagliafico Ajax (source:
A Stamford Bridge Too Far)


In the fifth game of the 2011 Clausura, Tagliafico made his professional and first-team debut in a 21-1 away victory over Tigre.

Following Marcelo Bustamante’s suspension, he started the next game, a 22-all draw against Huracan. Tagliafico was loaned out to Real Murcia in Spain for a season in 2012.

He made 92 appearances for the club and scored 3 goals.


In 2015, he joined Independiente and made his professional debut against Newell’s Old Boys, scoring 32 goals. Tagliafico captained the team to victory in the 2017 Copa Sudamericana. He made 116 appearances for the club and scored 2 goals.


Tagliafico joined Ajax for £4 million on 5 January 2018 and made his professional debut in the Klassieker against Feyenoord on 21 January 2018. Since then, he has appeared in almost 100 league games for the club, scoring seven league goals, and has been named a starter in 2019. He has made 405 appearances for the club and scored 21 goals.


Tagliafico has represented Argentina in all three youth categories: under-15, under-17, and under-20. Tagliafico played well for Argentina’s under-20 national team at the 2011 FIFA U-20 World Cup in Colombia, although he missed Argentina’s final kick in the quarter-final penalty shoot-out against Portugal, resulting in a 5–4 penalty shoot-out defeat (Cartagena, 13 August 2011).

He was nominated to Argentina’s final 23-man squad for the 2018 World Cup in Russia in May 2018.

He also competed in the 2019 Copa América, winning third place with Argentina after a 2–1 victory over Chile in the third-place match.

He was included in Lionel Scaloni’s final Argentina 28-man roster for the 2021 Copa América in June 2021.

He is the only foreign player to win the Maracaná stadium’s club and international championships (Independiente, Sudamericana 2017 and Argentina, Copa América 2021).

Awards, Titles, and Achievements

Nicolas Tagliafico Argentina

Player: Nicolas Tagliafico Argentina (source:
A Stamford Bridge Too Far)

Nicolas Tagliafico has won a number of different awards and titles in his football career. He won the Copa Sudamericana: 2017 with Independiente,Eredivisie: 2018–19, 2020–21, 2021–22, KNVB Cup: 2018–19, 2020–21 with Ajax and Copa América: 2021, Superclásico de las Américas: 2017, 2019 with Argentina. He has also won Eredivisie Player of the Month: in November 2018.