José Holebas

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BirthdateJune 27th, 1984
BirthplaceBavaria, Germany
Length1.84 m (6 ft 0 in)
Positionleft back
NicknameThe Terrorizer

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Born in Aschaffenburg, Bavaria, Germany, to a Greek father and a Uruguayan mother, he joined local youth team FC Südring at the age of eight in 1992. In the midst of his footballing education he fell into a personal life crisis which made him give up football for a while, but with the guidance of his Uruguayan uncle, he managed to bounce back and joined German sixth-tier club FC Victoria Kahl in 2005. He played as a striker, scoring 15 goals in 33 appearances and finished among the divisions top scorers, catching the eye of scouts from 2.Bundesliga club 1860 Munich, whom he joined in the summer of 2006. During his three year spell with Die Löwen, he scored 7 goals and 9 assists in 81 appearances, whilst slowly adapting his new position of left fullback. Prior to the the start of the 2010/11 season, The Greek defender left Germany for his homeland of Greece, signing for Superleague Greece club for a fee of 500,000. On 15 July 2010, he made his Olympiacos vow in a 5-0 victory over Albanian club Besa Kavajë in a Europa League fixture. On 20 March 2011, he scored his first goal for Olympiacos in 6-0 drubbing of AEK Athens, sealing the club's 38th Greek championship. The defender's time in Greece would be a major success, he scored 10 goals and registered 22 assist in 135 appearances, on route to four Superleague Greece titles and two Greek Cups. On 30 August 2014, he brought his time with Olympiacos to a close, signing for Serie A outfit AS Roma for a fee of €1 million. He made his debut on 24 September, in a 2-1 win victory over Parma, and scored his first goal for the club in a 4-2 win over Internazionale on 30 November. Over the course of the season he featured 24 times for the Giallorossi as they finished runner-up to Juventus in Serie A. The Greek defender signed for English club Watford during the summer of 2015, making his debut on 8 August in a 2-2 draw against Everton. Since then the he has scored 6 goals and provided 14 assists in 109 appearances for The Hornets.

Holebas Salary & Net Worth Revealed

How much does he earn?

In January 2018 the left back signed a contract with Watford that nets him a whopping salary of 1.7 Million Euro (1.5 Million Pound) per year. We have crunched the numbers, this means he earns €8,428 (£7,520) per day and €351 (£313) per hour!

Per year€1,700,000£1,516,958
Per month€141,667£126,413
Per week€34,553£30,832
Per day€8,428£7,520
Per hour€351£313
Per minute€5.85£5.22
Per second€0.10£0.09

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