Full name: Alejandro Iturbe Encabo
Date of birth: 02/09/2003 (17 years old)
Place of birth: Spain
Youth career: Atletico Madrid
Current club: Atletico Madrid
Squad number: —
Current national team: Spain U-17
Preferred foot: right
Market value (by transfermarkt.de): —
Tournaments participated in: —
Contract until: unknown
Player’s agent: unknown
Transfer rumours: FC Barcelona
Similar type of player: Marc-André ter Stegen
– footwork & distribution
– saving one-on-ones
– close-range shot-stopping ability
No significant weaknesses.
Style of play:
Perfect goalkeeper for a team looking to build from the back.
Iturbe with an absolutely super save from close range.
Iturbe with a great line-breaking pass.
He is best suited to playing as:
League summary (as for 23 November 2020):
No senior team appearances yet.
Alejandro Iturbe is a product of Atletico Madrid academy – youth system that produced many exciting talents in recent years such as Saúl Ñíguez, Koke, David de Gea, Rodri, Thomas Partey, Theo Hernández, Lucas Hernández and Óliver Torres. Iturbe is considered to be the most talented goalkeeper in his age category in Spain. He’s already on the radar of Europe’s biggest clubs including FC Barcelona.
Football Talent Scout potential rating:
Player has the potential to become a key player in a top European club.