Former footballer of Real Madrid
Álvaro "The Spartan" Arbeloa is a former Spanish footballer who played as a defender and who developed his professional career in Spain and England. He established himself in England before becoming one of the captains of Real Madrid, with which he won all the current titles possible in a club. Arbeloa also has a prominent place in the history of the Spanish national football team, with which he was international on 56 occasions. He participated in the most glorious age of the national team, when Spain was proclaimed World Cup champion in 2010 and European champion in 2008 and 2012.