Born in Madrid, Spain on January 08, 1992. Spanish professional footballerJorge Resurrección “Koke” Merodio, who is currently playing as a midfielder for La Liga club Atletico Madrid and his country’s national team, has an estimated net worth of $8 million. Koke’s career began in 2000 when he joined Atletico’s youth academy before being promoted to the club’s reserve team, Atletico Madrid B, in 2008. Later, in 2009, he made a breakthrough into the senior squad and since then he has established himself as a key figure at the club, featuring 142 times and scoring 15 goals in the process as the Spanish powerhouse has thoroughly enjoyed successes in UEFA Europa League in 2011-12, La Liga in 2013-14, UEFA Super Cup in 2012 and Copa del Rey in 2012-13. Koke also played a part in Atletico’s securing runner-up status in the UEFA Champions League during the 2013-14 season. Internationally, he represented Spain’s under-16, under-17, under-19, under-20, under-21, and under-23 team before winning a call to the senior team in 2013 with 16 caps to his name. So far, Koke has won La Liga Player of the Month for October 2013 as an individual award in addition to the UEA European Under-21 Championship won with his country.