Elena Cullell

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Economist (1971)
Sun May 22 2022
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Elena Cullell is an economist by her profession and the wife of a popular Spanish professional football manager. Currently, her husband is the head coach of the Spain national team.

Elena was born in the municipality of Gava, Spain in 1971 where she completed her basic education. She was one of the bright students during her education career. She has more interest in economic subjects than others and always wanted to be an economist by a profession. 

Relationships Status

Elena Cullell got married to Luis Enrique who is a former famous football player of Real Madrid and Barcelona football clubs. Elena met her husband not long after he signed with Barcelona. Romantic couple Elena and Luis are currently living a happy and healthy married life along with their children.

Elena got married to her long-time partner Luis on December 23, 1997, at Santa Maria del Mar in Barcelona after staying in two years of a beautiful relationship. 

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About Luis Enrique

Elena's husband Luis was a famous footballer and the current head coach of the Spanish national team. He is also considered the best manager in the world of football who represented both Real Madrid and Barcelona as a midfielder or forward player during his professional football career.

Picture of Elena Cullell and Her Husband Luis Enrique Posing for Photoshoot
Picture of Elena Cullell and Her Husband Luis Enrique Posing for Photoshoot ( Image Source: Oh My Football)

Besides his football career, he has also been working with Nike and some other popular brands. He has been the brand ambassador of many brands and also he been featured in many advertisements as well.

Has Three Children

Elena Cullell and Luis are blessed with three beautiful children, where two of them are daughters, and the remaining one is son. Xana Martinez and Sira Martinez are the two beautiful daughters whereas Pacho Martinez is the son of Elena and Luis.

However, one of their daughter Xana died after the 9 years of her birth because of bone cancer. They tried a lot to save their daughter but they could not. This means that Elena and Luis are left with only two children Sira and Pacho.

About Elena Daughter

Sira Martinez is the second daughter of Elena and Luis who is mostly famous because of her romantic affair with famous Barcelona player Ferran Torres. She was very passionate about horseriding since her childhood. She is the current champion of Spain and is part of the young riders.

She was born on April 1, 2000, so her current age is 22. She completed her education in Spain and later she choose her profession as an equestrian. 

Active On Instagram

The daughter of Elena Cullell is actively present on social media sites like Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. She gives her daily activities information through her social media. 

Moreover, she has gained more than 124k followers on her Instagram account and most of her Instagram posts are related to horse riding.  

Luis Enrique Career

Luis was born on 8 May 1970 to his mother Nely Garcia and father Luis Martinez. He was always passionate about sports since his early childhood and always wanted to be a basketball player but things does not work as planned and later he opted for football. 

He had the opportunity of playing for the famous football club Real Madrid (from 1991 to 1996) and Fc Barcelona (from 1996 to 2004). He also played for his national team Spain from 1991 to 2002.

picture of Elena and Luis Walking on a road
Picture of Elena and Luis walking on a road ( Image source: Cradle- Info)

After playing for his club for several years he took retirement from his professional career on 2004 August 10 at the age of 36 then he started his coaching career at the FC Barcelona B team in 2008. 

Additionally, he had also played in the world cup for the 3 years with the national team of Spain, and talking about the goal records, he has scored more than 500 goals for his club and country throughout his professional football career. 

Close Look Toward Elena's Parents

Elena was born in a healthy environment along with her parents in Spain. Her father is Francesc Cullell and her mother is Isabel Falguera. Her parents were very supportive and caring toward her daughter and they always encouraged her to be the best since her childhood. Elena is the most lovable child of her parents.

However, there is not much information revealed about her parent's life and their profession. The information regarding her siblings is also still unknown. We will update you if any information comes out about her siblings and parents in the near future.

Social Media

Taling about Elena's life on social media she is the kind of person who likes to stay away from social media platforms as much as possible. She is not much interested in any kind of social media and likes to maintain her privacy from others. 

Picture of Elena and Luis with their children
Picture of Elena and Luis with their children (Image Source: Instagram)

Although she has an Instagram account which she barely uses. She does not like to be active on her account that much and her account is private as well. 

Likewise, her husband is also not a social media-friendly person. He is also not on any kind of social media. However, his pictures are often shared by his fan on different websites.   

Body Measurement

Elena Cullell is a  gorgeous lady who has a dashing and attractive personality. She has a good height and stands at the height of 5 feet 5 inches(165 cm) and weighs around 55 kg (121 lbs).

She looks even more beautiful with her brown hair and brown eyes. She also looks attractive with her cute smile. She does not have any tattoos on her body for now.

Death of Elena's Daughter

Former Barcelona Football player Luis announced the tragic news on August 29, 2019, on his social media that her daughter Xana died at the age of 9 because of the disease called ''osteosarcoma''. Her daughter was a very brave child, she fought the disease nearly for five- intense months before passing.

Many famous celebrities such as Lionel Messi, and even Spanish Prime minister Pedro Sanchez paid tribute to Xana, by showing her love and condolence toward Luis and his family at a very difficult time through writing on Instagram and Twitter.

Net Worth

Famous footballer wife and economist herself Elena Cullell is currently living a luxurious life with her family. The estimated net worth of Elena is around $1 million. She receives $78 thousand as her annual income salary through her economist profession.

Wedding Picture of Elena and her Husband Luis wearing black coat and white gown
Wedding Picture of Elena and her Husband Luis ( Image Source: Soccersouls) 

Likewise, her husband Lui's estimated net worth is around $16 million. He is one of the high-paid football coaches whose monthly income is $1.56 million.

He is the former Spanish midfielder who gives seven years of his career to a famous football club Barcelona and five years to Real Madrid. He also earns from the advertisement of many popular brands such as Nike and so on.

Education Background 

The wife of Luis Enrique has been a talented and bright student who is always focused and hard-working toward her study and career. She enjoys reading books and is very curious to learn new things every day. 

She attains her high school education at the French Lyceum of Bon Soleil, in Gava. Later she moved to the United States of America for her higher studies She is very good at the economic subject, that's why she chooses to be an economist by her profession.

About Pacho Martinez

Pacho Martinez is mostly known by his parent's name Elena and Luis. He is the only son of Elena who works as an auditor in the Catalan capital. He was born in December 1998 in Spain and was raised under the supervision of his parents and siblings.

He is also not a social media-friendly person like his mom. He rarely opens his Instagram account and has a private Instagram account with 616 followers only. 


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