Spanish professional football player, Juan Miguel Mata Garcia, best known as Juan Mata, has an estimated staggering net worth of $55 million. Born on April 28, 1988 in Ocon de Villafranca, Burgos, Spain. Mata, who is currently playing for Manchester United and the Spain national team, started off his career as a midfielder with Real Oviedo; he stayed with the club for three years. He then joined Real Madrid youth academy, La Fabrica, and spent 8 years there. He became pro when he was promoted to Real Madrid Castilla in the 2006-2007 season where he caught the interest of Madrid’s La Liga counterpart Valencia CF. Mata then signed up for Valencia thanks to a release clause in his contract with his latest club, and stayed with the team for the next four years, winning the Copa del Rey in 2007. In 2011 he joined Chelsea and helped the English outfit to seal the UEFA Champion League and UEFA Europa League title in 2011-12 and 2012-13 season respectively prior to his switch to Manchester United in 2014. Mata also represented his country at all levels and was a part of Spain’s FIFA Confederations Cup set-up, 2010 FIFA World Cup-winning squad, and 2014 FIFA World Cup team.