Is Marco Reus married? No, he isn’t. Having marital status to be “unmarried” it is completely a waste of time discussing his wife. However, he has been in the relationship for many times which has become the talk of the town.
Reus dated Carolin Bohs in 2009 and continued their relationship until 2013. Despite being separated, the duo has managed to become a close friend to each other.
In December 2015, he started dating German model Scarlett Gartmann. Although they aren’t married, the couple have welcomed their first child as a daughter in March 2019. Scroll down to explore more interesting personal facts and biography of Reus:
Who is Marco Reus?
Born as Marco James Reus, he landed the planet on 31 May 1989, which makes his age be 31 years old as of 2020. By profession, he is a German national footballer well-recognized for playing forward for his team. He also plays for Borussia Dortmund where he has been serving as the team’s captain.
He spent his early playing career at Borussia Dortmund and then joined Rot Weiss Ahlen. In 2009, he joined Borussia Mönchengladbach. Later, he joined his home club Borussia Dortmund and played a crucial role for the team to reach the 2013 UEFA Champions League Final.
He has been able to earn the DFL-Supercup twice and the DFB-Pokal in 2013, 2014 and 2017 respectively. For the club, Reus has already scored over 100 goals. He has been also playing for Germany national team but missed the 2014 FIFA World Cup which his national county won. He was seen playing in the 2018 FIFA World Cup as well as the UEFA Euro 2012.
Early Life and Education
Reus was born in 1989 and his place of birth is in Dortmund, West Germany. His parents are of German nationality and carry ethnic background from Russian, English and German descent. He was born to the parents named Thomas Reus (father) and Manuela Reus (mother). He was the only son to his parents but is also blessed with two elder sisters named Yvonne and Melanie Reus.
He started developing a deep interest in football as a child. It was his parents who never stopped him from playing and encouraged him to have a career in the sports field.
Career and Professional Life
At the age of five, he started playing for his hometown club Post SV Dortmund. He played for Borussia Dortmund for a long time until he left for Rot Weiss Ahlen’s U-19 team in 2006. He used to play as an attacking midfielder. He continued his successful journey in the football world.
He grabbed a signing deal opportunity signed a four-year contract with Bundesliga club Borussia Mönchengladbach which was concluded on 25 May 2009. His first goal for the team came on 28 August 2009 in a game against Mainz 05. He scored 7 goals out of 12 matches in the starting of the 2011–12 season.
He signed with Borussia Dortmund again on 4 January 2012, for €17.1 million transfer fee. On 1 July 2012, he officially joined the team. Before the beginning of the 2017-18 season, he was chosen as the captain of the team under coach Lucien Favre.
Regarding his international career, Reus made his under-21 debut for his national team on 11 August 2009, which was against Turkey. He was called for the senior team 6 May 2010, where his debut match was again with Turkey on 7 October 2011. On 26 May 2012, he made his first score for the national team in a match against Switzerland.
He also scored in the UEFA Euro 2012 quarter-final on June 22 in a match against Greece. He was chosen for the World Cup finals but had to withdraw due to an ankle injury. He made his comeback on 3 September 2014, in a friendly match against Argentina. However, they lost the match by 4–2.
Reus played for four matches during the qualification for UEFA Euro 2016 where he scored once in a 2–0 defeat of Georgia. Because of suffering a groin injury, he wasn’t selected for the tournament.
He made his comeback to international match on 2 June 2018, in a friendly match against Austria. He was selected for the 2018 FIFA World Cup on 4 June 2018 in the 23-man final squad. He mad his first world cup appearance on 17 June 2018, in a match against Mexico. Germany lost the match by 1-0.
His first world cup goal came on 23 June where he scored against Sweden. In the last stage group match, Germany lost to South Korea and was knocked out from the tournament on 27 June.
Marco Reus isn’t married yet although he is the father of a child. He dated Carolin Bohs from 2009 to 2013. Despite the separation, the duo has managed to become a good friend to each other. Later, he started a serious relationship with German model Scarlett Gartmann from December 2015.
Scarlett Gartmann isn’t the wife of Marco Reus but their relationship is no less than that of having a conjugal life. In March 2019, the beautiful couple welcomed their first child.
Talking more about his personal life, Reus stated that he would have become a pilot if he wasn’t a professional footballer. Considering the poll organized by Electronic Arts, he was mentioned in the cover athlete of FIFA 17.
Moving to his body measurements, Marco Reus stands at a tall height of 5 feet and 11 inches or 1.80m. The German footballer has a weight of 75 kilograms making him balanced as per his height. His chest, arms/ biceps and waist measure 38, 14 and 31 inches respectively. The shoe size of Reus is 8 (US) or 41 (EU).
Salary and Net worth
German national footballer Marco Reus has an estimated net worth of 20 million USD. He is one of the successful athletes who played for both national and club teams. With some prestigious awards and Man of the Match titles, he has garnered an impressive amount of fortune in his name.
Reus earnings are also contributed by his appearance in various commercials which also include cars and petrol. He was fined €540,000 in late 2014 for not having a valid license. The fine was determined regarding his then salary of €180,000. However, he is currently having a valid driver’s license which as confirmed in August 2016.
Wiki and Facts
The biography of internationally-recognized footballer Marco Reus is prepared by various wiki sites including Wikipedia. He is also active on various social handles like Twitter, Facebook and Instagram.
One can find him on Instagram @marcinho11 where he is being followed by more than7.5 million followers. He has retained over 3.1 million followers in his Twitter profile which is reachable @woodyinho. He has a whopping number of over 12 million followers on his Facebook Page @MarcoReus11.