Luis Fernando Suarez Net Worth

Luis Fernando Suarez is a Colombian professional football manager who is currently the head coach of the Costa Rica National Football Team. The 62-year-old’s net worth is $1.5 million. Here we look closely at Suarez’s net worth, salary earnings, career, stats, wife, and more.

About Luis Fernando Suarez

Luis Fernando Suarez was born on 23 December 1959 in Medellin, Colombia. He is a former professional footballer who played as a defender.

Luis managed numerous clubs and served as the head coach of several national teams, including Ecuador, Honduras, and Costa Rica. He is leading Los Ticos in the FIFA World Cup 2022.

Playing Career

Luis Fernando Suarez played as a defender. The Colombian played most of his career for the Colombian club Atletico Nacional, from 1980-1993. However, the defender never played for the national team.

Coaching Career

Luis Fernando Suarez started his career as a manager for Atletico Nacional in 1999. He managed numerous clubs in different countries of Latin America.

The Colombian took charge of the Ecuador National Team in 2004. He led the nation in the 2006 FIFA World Cup. Luis was praised immensely after leading Ecuador to the knockouts. Ecuador beat Poland and Costa Rica in the Group Stage. Their journey ended in the Round of 16 following a 1-0 defeat to England.

Luis Fernando Suarez took charge of the Honduras National Team in 2011. He led the nation in the 2014 FIFA World Cup. Honduras lost its three group-stage games against France, Switzerland, and Ecuador.

The Colombian tactician was appointed as the head coach of the Costa Rica National Team in 2021. He helped Los Ticos to qualify for the FIFA World Cup 2022. Costa Rica beat the USA by 2-0 to finish 4th in the CONCACAF qualifiers. Joel Campbell’s goal beat New Zealand by 1-0 in the qualification playoff to book a spot in Qatar.

Costa Rica made a nightmare start in the Qatar World Cup, losing 7-0 to Spain. However, Luis Fernando’s men bounced back to beat Japan 1-0 in their second game.

They would play Germany to qualify for the knockouts.

Luis Fernando Suarez’s Net Worth, Salary, and Earnings

Costa Rica head coach Luis Fernando Suarez’s net worth is $1.5 million as of 2023. The 62-year-old earns a decent salary as the head coach of Costa Rica and for leading the nation in the FIFA World Cup 2022.

Luis Fernando earns a £307,995 annual salary as the head coach of Costa Rica. He is one of the lowest-paid among this World Cup’s managers.

Quick Facts

Full Name Luis Fernando Suarez
Current Team Costa Rica (Head Coach)
Date of Birth 23 December 1959
Age 62
Height  176 cm (5 ft 9 in)
Birthplace Medellin, Colombia
Nationality  Costa Rican   
Net Worth $1.5 million
Salary £307,995 yearly
Relationship  Married
Spouse Unknown
Twitter @LFSuarezDT

Coaching Tactics

Costa Rica boss Fernando Luis Suarez prefers three center-backs in the defense. He uses the 3-5-2 or the 5-3-2 formations.

The three-CB system allows the wing-backs to make forward runs and contribute to the attacks. While defending, it becomes a 5-man backline.

Fernando Luis Suarez’s Wife

Luis Fernando 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 23 December 1959, he is 62 years old.


Luis Fernando is 176 cm (5 ft 9 in) tall.  

Coaching Stats

[As of 27 Nov. 2022]

Team Year Match Win Draw Lost Win %
Costa Rica 2021 – Present 26 15 5 6 57.69

Achievements as a Manager

Atletico Nacional

  1. Categoría Primera A: 1999


  1. FIFA World Cup Round of 16: 2006

FAQs About Luis Fernando Suarez

What is Suarez’s Net Worth in 2023?

Costa Rica boss Luis Fernando Suarez’s net worth is $1.5 million as of 2023.

How much is his salary?

He earns a £307,995 yearly salary as the head coach of the Costa Rica national team.

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