Thomas Vermaelen Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 12 Jun, 2014
Facts of Thomas Vermaelen
Date of Birth: 1985 , November-14
Age: 33 years old
Birth Nation: Belgium
Height: 6 Feet
Name Thomas Vermaelen
Nationality Belgian
Birth Place/City Kapellen
Ethnicity White Ethnicity
Profession Footballer
Working For Arsenal F.C
Salary 3.64 million GBP
Weight in KG 75 kg
Famous for Football player
Married Yes
Married to Allison Irahet
Awards Johan Cruijff Shield on 2606 and 2007
Online Presence Wikipedia,Twitter
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Allision Iraheta was born on 27th of april, 1992 in Glendale, California.She was the the daughter of salvadaron immigrant parents.Her father name was Mr. Carlos Iraheta And Mother name was Mrs. Sara Iraheta. Her parents had  already given birth to one son named carlos and one daughter named jacki before their thrild chid allision iraheta.Thus, She is the youngest in salvadoron-american family.She follows Roman catholic Religion.While her stay in Los angeles, She went to Animo ralph Bunche charter high school.Recently she is an professional singer. However , She can also play the guitar.She has Bluesy,raspy and gutsy style of singing which makes her style a bit unique comparatively.She began her singing career at very young age of five.She was only Six years of age when she made her first professional singing debut at a commumity event at  La Curacao, in a local latin market.

She started taking Vocal lessons in 2001 with raphael Enriquez at a non-profit community school of the arts in East Los Angeles,which Named as Los Angeles music and Art School.In 2006,At the age of only fourteen, Allison Iraheta competed in the Spanish-language Telemundo TV network's show Quinceanara ,Where She had Won a recording contract and $50,000. She had Sung in both english and Spanish there. However, the recording was not made due to some law parsed upon age restriction. She used to dream of being the american idol only just after watching kelly clarkson winning the first season.In 2009, She presented herself to the audition of the American Idol in san fransisco.She was not only selected in the american idol but she further made her journey upto the top four being the  one and only female contestant till that round. She gave many good performances in the contest , however one of the best of her was with the eventual runner up Adam Lambert where she sang the duet on foghat’s classic “slow ride”. After making to the final four she was eliminated.In the same year ,  after many rumours ,on 9th june 2009, it was officialy announced that She had finally signed a deal with  Jive Records and 19 Recordings. Later she also had participated on American Idols LIVE tour 2009 as she had finshed fourth in that competetion.After Completetion of the tour She finally gave herself a time for her debut album  name “just like you”. Her first album was quite hit as it made at number 35 on the Billboard 200 album chart, Whereas her solo or the lead single “Friday I’ll be over you” became quite popular. On the 3rd of january,2013 she announced via twitter that she had formed a new Band called as Halo circus.She herself was the lead singer and Mathew Hager was on the bass and keyboard like wise David Immerman on guiatars And Valerie Franco was kept on the Drums. Her band i.e Halo Circus played their first gig on 26th january,2013 at the Troubadour in West Hollywood, California. However, Halo circus released their First single “Gone” on 8th october,2013 via itunes.

According to The Hollywood Reporter , Allison Iraheta is married. As revealed on the site's Idol Worship blog, the singer eloped with her Halo Circus bandmate Matthew Hager in January.Iraheta, first met Hager through her friend and guitarist David Immerman.Hagar, a former musical director for mandy Moore , a multi-instrumentalist, founder and composer of management company 76 steps Entertainment, is originally from Houston,Texas.He graduated from the prestigious berklee college of music in 1991.

She has been nominated once in Teen Choice Awards for choice summer tour.

Allison is 5' 2" (1.57 m) tall and is skinny. She is 21 years old.Her complexion is whitish.Her trademark is Crimson red hair
Leather jacket , And looks Goods in it !! Thomas Vermaelen, a Belgian footballer plays as a defender and captains for the Current Team of Arsenal was born in 14 November 1985 in Kapellen of the nation Belgium. He is left-footed and usually plays left-footed centre back and sometimes plays left-back too. Aerial ability, leadership and qickness with the ball at his feet are his key attributes. He is also famous for his goalscoring being a defender.

Thomas Vermaelen started his career in his home country club Germinal Ekeren and later joined the AFC Ajax youth academy in 2000 .He won the 2003-04 Eredivisie title in his first season with the club. In between his playing career , rejoining  Ajax and winning the KNVB Cup and Johan Cruijff Shield he had a loan spell with RKC Waalwijik . Following the departure of Klaas-Jan Huntelaar’s departure from the club in mid-season, he served as a club captain in 2009.

Vermaelen moved to Arsenal on 19 June 2009 for  an initial fee of €10 million (rising to €12 million) in a four-year contract. Kolo Toure gave up his No.5 jersey to Vermaelen upon joining Manchester City. After Robin Van Persie’s transfer  to Manchester United in August 2012, he became the club captain.In 2009-10 season Arsenal fans elected him as their player of the month twice in a row in the official Arsenal website He was also warmly nicknamed “ Verminator”. He has been playing for the club since 2009.

Vermaelen had participated in the U-19 Championship and th 2007 U-21 European Championships. He joined senior team of Belgium at the age of 20 against Luxemburg in march 2006. He became the captain of Belgian National Team on 8 October 2009. He palyed for his team in the 2012 FIFA World Cup qualifying matches but ended up fourth in their group.He scored his first goal for his country on 14 November 2009 in a friendly match against Hungary by tapping in an Eden Hazard cross. He is known as one of the finest Belgian Defenders of his generation. He wears number 3 jersey in the national team and has also won 42 caps for the team and he regulary partners with Vincent Kompany.

Personal details and news
Vermaelen is 1.82 m (6 ft ) tall in Height and 75kg Weight. Vermaelen is in the news and pictures because of the expectation upon him for the 2014 FIFA World Cup being held in Brazil.

Awards,achievements and salary
While he was in Ajax, they won Eredivisie :2003-04 , KNVB Cup : 2005-06 and 2006-07. They also won Johan Cruijff  Shield on 2606 and 2007. While playing with Arsenal, they won FA Cup:2013-14 . He was honored PFA Premier League Team of the Year : 2009-10

His Salary was Initially €10 million (rising to €12 million) while joining Arsenal.