Carlos Queiroz is a Portuguese professional football manager who is currently the head coach of the Iran National Football Team. The 69-year-old’s net worth is €5 million. Here we look closely at Carlos Queiroz’s net worth, salary earnings, career, stats, wife, and more.
About Carlos Queiroz
Carlos Manuel Brito Leal de Queiroz was born on 1 March 1953, in Nampula, Portuguese Mozambique.
The Portuguese tactician led Iran at the FIFA World Cup three times – in 2014, 2018, and 2022. He was also at the helm of South Africa in 2002 and Portugal in the 2010 World Cups.
The skilled tactician also managed Real Madrid and Sporting CP and was an assistant under Sir Alex Ferguson of Manchester United.
Carlos Queiroz started his career as a manager back in 1989 and managed the Portugal U20 side.
2010 World Cup
After serving several clubs and nations, Carlos Queiroz took charge of the Portugal national team in 2008. He led the nation in the 2010 FIFA World Cup. Portugal drew 0-0 against Ivory Coast in their opening game. They beat North Korea by 7-0 and drew 0-0 with Brazil to reach the last 16. However, their journey ended in the Round of 16 following a 1-0 defeat to Spain. Queiroz was sacked in the following year.
2014 World Cup
The Portuguese took charge of the Iran national team in 2011. He led the nation to the 2014 and 2018 World Cups. Iran drew 0-0 against Nigeria, lost 1-0 to Argentina due to a late Lionel Messi goal, and lost 3-1 to Bosnia and H. to finish their World Cup in Brazil.
2018 World Cup
Iran narrowly missed the knockouts in the 2018 World Cup. They beat Morocco 1-0 and lost to Spain 1-0 before their last group-stage game against Portugal. Iran drew 1-1 against Portugal, but a late Spanish goal against Morocco ended their hopes.
Carlos Queiroz also managed Colombia (2019-2020) and Egypt (2021-2022) as the head coach. He led Egypt to the 2021 AFCON final, only to lose against Senegal on penalties.
Queiroz’s Egypt couldn’t qualify for the FIFA World Cup 2022, losing the qualifying playoffs against Senegal on penalties.
2022 World Cup
In Sep. 2022, the Portuguese tactician took charge of Iran to lead them in the FIFA World Cup 2022, his third time at the helm of Iran at a World Cup.
Iran suffered a hammering 6-2 defeat against England in their opener. He came back to beat Wales by 2-0 in their second game.
— FIFA World Cup (@FIFAWorldCup) November 25, 2022
They would play the USA in Group B to qualify for the knockouts for the first time.
Carlos Queiroz also managed the Spanish giants Real Madrid (2003-2004). He was the assistant manager of Man Utd (2002-2003 and 2004-2008) under Sir Alex Ferguson.
Carlos Queiroz Net Worth, Salary, and Earnings
Iran head coach Carlos Queiroz’s net worth is €5 million as of 2023. The Portuguese tactician earns a decent amount of salary as the head coach of Iran and leads the nation in the FIFA World Cup 2022.
Carlos Queiroz earns a £760,788 annual salary as the head coach of Iran. According to Forbes, Carlos earned a whopping $2,098,060 annual salary while leading Iran in the Brazil World Cup.
|Full Name||Carlos Manuel Brito Leal de Queiroz|
|Current Team||Iran (Head Coach)|
|Date of Birth||1 March 1953|
|Height||183 cm (6 ft)|
|Birthplace||Nampula, Portuguese Mozambique|
|Net Worth||€5 million|
The Portuguese tactician Carlos Queiroz prefers four at the backline. He prefers the 4-3-3 and 4-4-2 formations.
His defensive midfielders fall back to help the defense while the full-backs get the freedom to make forward runs.
Carlos Queiroz’s Wife
Iran head coach Queiroz is a married man. However, he prefers to keep his private life away from the spotlight. The name of his wife is unknown.
Born on 1 March 1953, he is 69 years old.
He is 183 cm (6 ft) tall.
[As of 25 Nov. 2022]
|Iran||2022 – Present||5||3||1||1||60.00|
|Iran||2011 – 2019||100||60||27||13||60.00|
|Portugal||2008 – 2010||27||15||9||3||55.56|
Achievements as a Manager
- Supercopa de España: 2003
- Taca de Portugal: 1994-95
FAQs About Carlos Queiroz
What is Queiroz’s Net Worth in 2023?
Iran boss Carlos Queiroz’s net worth is €5 million as of 2023.
How much is his salary?
He earns a £760,788 yearly salary as the head coach of the Iran national team.
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