Celso Borges


Quick Facts

Popular As Celso Borges
Full name Celso Borges Mora
Occupation Football Player
Age 33 years old
Zodiac Sign Gemini
Born 27 May 1988
Birthday 27 May
Birthplace San José, Costa Rica
Nationality Costa Rica
Height 1.83 m
Weight 76 kg
Father Alexandre Borges
Mother Lina Mora
Marital Status Unmarried
Girlfriend N/A
Net Worth  $4 million
Social Media Instagram

A professional football player for both the Costa Rican national team and Liga FPD club Alajuelense, Celso Borges Mora is from Costa Rica.

Age & Birth Information

Soccer player Celso Borges was born in San José, Costa Rica, on May 27, 1988. His father is former football player and coach Alexandre Guimares, who was born in Brazil and raised in Costa Rica.

He was raised in the nation’s capital, San José, and went to Sistema Educativo Saint Clare High School, where he played on the team and learned everything he knows about the game from legendary Costa Rican footballer don Juan Varela. Football practice and games played outside of the country frequently interfered with his education.

Height & Weight

Celso stands 183 m tall. He is about 76 kg in weight. He has gorgeous, warm black eyes, and his hair is black. His dress size, shoe size, biceps, chest, waist, hips, and other physical characteristics are all unknown.

Professional life

At the age of 18, Borges made his professional debut with Saprissa on January 15, 2006. He won five national championships with Saprissa. On January 18, 2009, Fredrikstad FK’s sports director Tor-Kristian Karlsen announced that Borges had signed with them and would start playing for them on July 1, 2009, when his contract with Saprissa expired. In order for Borges to join the team right away and play for Fredrikstad when the season began on April 14 against reigning league champion Stabaek, Fredrikstad later agreed to pay Deportivo Saprissa 1 million kroner (125,000 Euro). In March 2011, Borges said he will leave Fredrikstad either during or after the 2011 campaign.

Celso Borges is a Professional Football Player(Source: Instagram)

On January 1, 2012, Borges signed a three-year contract with the Swedish football team AIK Stockholm after leaving Fredrikstad FK as a free agent. Martin Kayongo-number Mutumba’s 10 shirt, which he now wears, was gifted to him.
On April 1, 2012, Borges took the field for AIK against Mjällby AIF. His first goal for the team came in the following game, where the team defeated Kalmar FF.

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During the first half of the season, he was used as a striker by manager Andreas Alm. However, he dropped down and started playing as a center midfielder after the summer break,

eventually taking over as the team’s primary choice in that position. He finished the campaign as the group’s top scorer. On January 14, 2015, Borges signed a one-year deal with Deportivo de La Corua, with an option for a two-year extension.

He started in a 1-2 away victory over Rayo Vallecano on January 30, which served as his La Liga debut, and he scored twice on his debut for Dépor.
With 153 caps and 27 goals, Borges now holds the record for most appearances for the Costa Rican national football team. In addition to the 2014 and 2018 FIFA World Cup finals, he has participated in over 50 FIFA World Cup qualifying games.

He has also participated in the CONCACAF Gold Cups from 2009 to 2021 as well as the Copa Centroamericanas from 2011 and 2013.

Borges participated in the 2005 FIFA U-17 World Championship in Peru, where he was one of the competition’s best players and scored a goal. He was selected as one of the ten players to watch after the competition. Borges took part in the FIFA U-20 World Cup that was held in Canada in 2007. In a FIFA World Cup qualification game against Grenada in June 2008, he made his senior squad debut.

Celso Borges with his teammates(Source: Instagram)

In a play against Suriname in September of that same year, he scored his first goal for his country. After playing a significant role in the team’s unsuccessful 2010 FIFA World Cup qualification campaign, Borges helped the team to a second-place finish in the 2011 Copa Centroamericana and the CONCACAF Gold Cup quarterfinals. In June 2014, Borges was selected to play for Costa Rica at the 2014 FIFA World Cup.

Borges was the first of five Costa Rican players to successfully execute a penalty shot in their round of 16 victory over Greece in a 5-3 shootout. He was selected for the 23-person Costa Rican roster for the May 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia.

Net worth & Source of Income

It’s estimated that he has a $4 million net worth. His main source of income is undoubtedly his amazing career as a football player.

Relationship Status

Celso Borges is currently single(Source: Instagram)

He is not currently romantically connected to anyone. He is an unmarried man who is totally committed to his job. Furthermore, He keeps the details of his past relationships and dating life private. He avoids being the focus of rumors or controversy and keeps his personal life concealed from prying eyes and also avoids rumors that can endanger his profession. He has never been associated with any scandals, though, and has a spotless record.

Achievement

  • Opening 2005, Clausura 2006, Opening 2006, Opening 2007, Opening 2007, Opening 2008, Opening 2013 for the Costa Rican First Division Central American Cup
  • Best XI for the 2021 CONCACAF Gold Cup from the 2009 CONCACAF Gold Cup All-Tournament Team

Some Interesting Facts

  • Between 2009 and 2011, he made 76 appearances for Fredrikstad FK and scored 29 goals.
  • He performs the duties of a midfielder.
  • He was selected for the 23-person Costa Rican roster for the May 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia.