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Luis Enrique Martínez García

Luis Enrique Martinez Garcia
Personal information
Full nameLuis Enrique Martínez García
Date of birthMay 8, 1970(age 46)
Place of birthGijón, Spain
Height1.80 m (5 ft 10.9 in)
Playing positionMidfielder / Striker
Club information
Current clubRoma (head coach)

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Luis Enrique Martínez García (born 8 May 1970 in Gijón, Asturias), known as Luis Enrique, is a retired Spanish footballer, and the current head coach of Serie A club Roma. His usual position was right or attacking midfielder, but he was notable for his versatility, having played in all positions throughout his career except central defender and goalkeeper.

Starting in 1991 and ending in 2004, he represented both Real Madrid and Barcelona, with equal individual and team success, appearing in more than 500 official games and scoring more than 100 goals.

Enrique was a prolific goalscorer, for both club and country he appeared with the latter in three World Cups and one European Championship and was also noted for his temperament and stamina.

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