Luka Doncic Biography- Early Life, Professional Career, Personal Life

Luka Doncic Biography- Early Life, Professional Career, Personal Life

Luka Doncic is one of the famous and well-known basketball players. He grew to success when it came out to be the youngest Slovenian basketball player playing for the Dallas Mavericks in the National Basketball Association (NBA). He is also part of the Slovenian National Team. In his so far career of being a professional player, he has been honored with so many awards and titles one after another. 

Early Life Background of Luka Doncic 

He was born on 28th February 1999. He was born and raised in Ljubljana, Slovenia. His father’s name is Sasa Doncic, who is also a former basketball player and a coach. He has done coaching on a professional level for Slovenian League as well as Euro League. His mother’s name is Mirjam Poterbin, who is by profession, a model and a dancer. In 2008 his parents got separated, and he spent the rest of his life with his mother. His star sign is Pisces, and he is 20 years old. He did his early education from the Osnovna Sola Mirana Jarca, located in Ljubljana, Slovenia. 

LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA – DECEMBER 01: Luka Doncic #77 of the Dallas Mavericks drives around LeBron James #23 of the Los Angeles Lakers during the first half at Staples Center on December 01, 2019 in Los Angeles, California. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. (Photo by Katharine Lotze/Getty Images)

Professional Career Journey of Luka Doncic 

At the age of 8 years old, he started taking training in basketball sport when his father was playing for the Union Olimpija. He has always mentioned his father to be his greatest inspiration and has learned so many skills of sportsmanship from his father.  

At the start of the career, he associates himself with the under-12 club section team. Later on in 20122, he becomes the part of the club for under-14 Vasas Intesa Sanpaolo Cup in place of Budapest. He got massive success when it was honored with the title of under-18 Ciutat de ‘Hospitalet Tournament. He was also the part of Slovenia junior team during the year 2014. 

In 2015 he started playing on a professional level with his debut match for Real Madrid. This match was against Unicaja. He was the youngest player in Real Madrid as at that time he was at the age of 15. At the age of 17, he made his first appearance in Euro League.  

According to the official record, he has played around 12 games with a score chart of 3.5 in every single game. During the 2017 season, he was also honored with the title of EuroLeague MVP. For the year 2017 and in 2018, he was honored with the titles of EuroLeague Rising Star twice times! 

Dallas Mavericks Luka Doncic (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Luka Doncic Personal Life  

As we talk about his personal life, he has always been open about his personal life story and relationships. Currently, he is in a relationship with Ana Marie Goates. She is a model and is working for Lisca in their modeling projects. The couple has been dating each other since 2016 and shares adorable pictures of spending time together on their social media accounts. In 2018, Luka made their relationship official by announcing it on Instagram.

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Luka Doncic Complete Net Worth Details & Earning 

Now let’s talk about the net worth details of Luka! According to inside sources, currently, the total net worth of this star is $5 million. He is earning a maximum of $6569040 as being the annual salary which he most probably earns from his career.  

His secondary source of earning an income is brand endorsements and bonuses. He has Audi A7 Car, whose cost is around $69700, as well as Porsche Panamera whose cost is $85000 (approx.). Currently, he is living with his mother in Dallas, Texas. 

Physical Features 

 He is quite a lot handsome looking in features, which made him so much famous in the women crowd. His height is 6 feet & 7 inches and weighs around 99 kg. He got brown hair and brown eyes. He also got a tattoo on his body with the Latin language phrase saying “no-desistas, known-exieris,” which means never give up or never surrender. His jersey number is seven, and there is a picture of a tiger on the left forearm of his body.  

Social Media Profiles  

He has around 2.8 million followers on his social media account of Instagram and almost 467k followers on his social media account of Twitter. He has 339k followers on Facebook. 

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