Angel di Maria: 5 curious Facts

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Angel di Maria, nicknamed “the Noodle,” is one of the many parts of the Argentina national team that makes them so great. Watch the video above to see highlights of the best players in the World Cup including di Maria.

Unfortunately for Argentina, Di Maria will not be there to help them during the semifinal on Wednesday against the Netherlands due to a thigh injury.

Here’s what you need to know about Messi’s right-hand man:

1. His Thigh Injury is Keeping Him Out of the Semifinal vs. Netherlands

2. Manchester United Offered $54.3 Million For Him

3. He is Worth $22 Million

4. He Went Pro When He Was 17

5. He Got Married in 2011