Carlos Vela Interesting Fact: Brother Alejandro


Welcome to a brand new section on Carlos Vela News, called “Interesting Fact’s”, we will look to keep you updated on the things you don’t know about Carlos, getting up close and personal with the on loan Arsenal player, in today’s first in the series we tell you more on Vela’s brother Alejandro.


Name: Alejandro Manuel Vela Garrido

Date of Birth: 28th March 1984

Place of Birth: Cancun, Quintana Roo, Mexico

Nationality: Mexican

Height: 172cm

Weight: 69kg

23 year old Alejandro Vela is currently playing for the Mexican side Jaguares de Chiapas, where he wears the number 11 shirt. He is a striker by trade but like his brother he can also play as a winger. He started out playing football in the youth academy of Deportivo Chivas Guadalajara like Carlos. In 43 matches during 2003-2006 he scored 4 goals for Chivas Guadalajara, before he signed for Jaguares de Chiapas in 2006. So far for Jaguares he scored in 52 matches 11 Goals.

In his last match (on Sunday) Alejandro and Jaguares suffered a 0:1 defeat at home against Puebla Futbol Club.

Article By –A.Zimmermann

3 responses to “Carlos Vela Interesting Fact: Brother Alejandro

  1. If his brother is anything as good as Carlos then he will be bought by a top European side soon! 😀

  2. i olreadi knew this about carlo’s brother!!!and hes name is not alejandro manuel its manuel alejandro.!!!!the manuel goes first than alejandro!!

  3. Pingback: Futbol Argentino Mexicano y espanol » Carlos Vela Interesting Fact: His Brother Alejandro

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