Carlos Queiroz Net Worth

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.

Coaching Career

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.

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.

Quick Facts

Full Name Carlos Manuel Brito Leal de Queiroz
Current Team Iran (Head Coach)
Date of Birth 1 March 1953
Age 69
Height 183 cm (6 ft)
Birthplace Nampula, Portuguese Mozambique
Nationality  Portuguese   
Net Worth €5 million
Salary £760,788 yearly
Instagram carlosqueiroz_
Relationship  Married
Spouse Unknown 

Coaching Tactics

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.

Coaching Stats

[As of 25 Nov. 2022]

Team Year Match Win Draw Loss Win %
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

Real Madrid

  1. Supercopa de España: 2003

Sporting CP

  1. 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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