Former track and field athlete Félix Sánchez is of Dominican and American descent.
Félix Sánchez was born on August 30, 1977 in the United States but has Dominican ancestry. During his college and professional careers, he ran the 400-meter hurdles for the Dominican Republic.
Félix Sánchez Net Worth
|Date of birth||December 13, 1975|
|Full name||Félix Sánchez Bas|
|Occupation||Qatar National Team Coach|
Félix Sánchez net worth is valued at $2.3 million in 2022. He is the current manager of the Qatar national team. He spent most of his career in Qatar, first with the national youth teams until being appointed to the senior team
Félix Sánchez Biography
Born in New York City to parents originally from the Dominican Republic, Sánchez spent his formative years in San Diego.
Following his education at the city’s University City High School and San Diego Mesa College, he enrolled at the University of Southern California to study psychology in 1998.
In 1999, while playing for USC’s Trojans, he won the Pac-10 title in the 400-meter hurdles and the All-American title in the 1600-meter relay.
Félix Sánchez Career
Sanchez arrived in Qatar in 2006 to work as a young coach at Aspire Academy after working for FC Barcelona.
After being named Qatar’s under-19 team coach in 2013, his team went on to win the AFC U-19 Championship in 2014.
Sánchez took over from Jorge Fossati on the senior team on July 3, 2017, after previously coaching the under-20s and under-23s.
On his first international appearance, he led England to a 1-0 victory over Andorra in a friendly on August 16. After failing to advance out of the group stage of the 23rd Arabian Gulf Cup, the team bowed out of competitive play for the year without having qualified for the 2018 FIFA World Cup.
Sánchez captained Qatar to its first AFC Asian Cup championship in 2019, guiding the team to a perfect 3-0 record in group play and a 3-1 victory against Japan in the tournament’s championship match.
He renewed his contract in May of that year to play through the 2022 FIFA World Cup, which will be held in Qatar.
A few weeks later, the team was invited to the 2019 Copa América in Brazil, where they were eliminated in the group stage.
The team advanced to the semifinals at their home tournament, the 24th Arabian Gulf Cup, in December.
Félix Sánchez net worth is valued at $2.3 million
Qatar were also invited to the 2021 CONCACAF Gold Cup in the USA, but were knocked out in the semi-finals by the home team by a score of 1-0. His team reached the semifinals of the first ever FIFA Arab Cup, and ultimately placed third.
Félix Sánchez net worth
Felix is not only one of the most well-known Hurdlers, but also one of the wealthiest.
While serving as interim principal at Aspire Academy, Sanchez Bas was paid $1 million.
In 2017, he was promoted to lead the Qatar national football team after leading the U23 team. All of this has contributed to an increase in his net worth.
Currently, Felix Sanchez net worth is $2.3 million
Who is the head coach of Qatar national team?
Félix Sánchez Bas is a Spanish football coach, currently in charge of the Qatar national football team. He spent most of his career in Qatar, first with the national youth teams until being appointed to the senior team in 2017.