Reliving Marcos Alonso Drunk Accident, Was He Arrested For Driving Under Influence?

Marcos Alonso set to make his move to Barcelona

Marcos Alonso was involved in a nasty car accident that killed a woman in 2011. The Chelsea full-back's case was closed after a fine, and he didn't do any jail time. 

Chelsea defender Marcos Alonso is close to making his move to Barcelona, per Fabrizio Romano. The full-back had already made his intention clear to the club that he wanted to depart, and he now has an agreement with FC Barcelona. 

The Catalan club, which has somehow been competitive with the Blues in the transfer market, will make sure that they land Alonso as the second Chelsea player this window. They previously signed Andreas Christensen. 

Following the Barca rumors, many people look closely back at the defender's personal life. And the 2011 accident has made headlines on several social media platforms. 

Marcos Alonso Drunk Accident: Who Did He Kill? Arrested And Charged

Marcos Alonso had a terrible car accident that resulted in a woman's death. 

The incident reportedly took place in Madrid in 2011. A Bolton Wanderers player at the time, Alonso, drove his car onto the wall, and it caused a death of a 22-year-old Spanish woman. He was 20 at the time. 

As per sources, the defender was driving at 70 mph, well over the speed limit of 30 mph. Also, his blood alcohol content was high, suggesting that he was drunk. 

As a result, the footballer was arrested and charged with Driving Under the Influence resulting in death and injury from reckless driving by the Madrid Police. They let him play professional football while he waited for the verdict that arrived in 2016. 

Reports say Alonso had to pay a total fine of 61,000 euros without jail time. He reportedly paid around 500,000 euros to the victim's families as well. 

Marcos Alonso's Wife And Family: Is He Married?

Marcos Alonso is currently dating Paraguain supermodel Stephania Stegman. 

Moreover, the couple has been dating for a long time but has yet to tie the marital knot. Also, the 31-year-old doesn't have any children until now. 

Furthermore, his father, Marcos Alonso was also a footballer. He played for FC Barcelona for five years as a right winger and forward. The Spaniard also spent five seasons with Atletico Madrid, among other Laliga teams. 

Hence, Alonso will follow his father's legacy if he joins Barcelona this summer, which looks quite likely. 

Marcos Alonso Net Worth 2022: A Wonderful Footballing Career At Chelsea

As per Sports Brief, Marcos Alonso's net worth is approximately $24 million. 

The full-back joined Chelsea in 2016 and won the premier league in his first season. He later became an integral part of the team as an attacking full-back or a modern wing-back. He won the champions league with the Blues in 2020. 

Also, the fans and pundits talk about the defender's free-kick ability. His left foot is quite magical when it comes to free kicks. 

An attacking-minded full-back, Alonso would be an excellent addition to the Blaugranas, who are building quite a team. Let's see if the transfer goes through.