£15,000 German Shepherd (Dog)
Hugo Lloris acquired a £15,000 German Shepherd from Elite Protection Dogs in May 2020, joining several premier players in choosing this breed. The London-based company specializes in German and Belgian Shepherds with military and police training backgrounds.
December 26, 1986 (37)
Hugo Lloris is a French professional footballer who plays as a goalkeeper for Premier League club Tottenham Hotspur and the France national team. Renowned for his reflexes, strong leadership, and consistent performances, Lloris has established himself as one of the top goalkeepers in the world. He began his professional career at OGC Nice, becoming the team’s first-choice goalkeeper and earning a move to Lyon in 2008, where he won several domestic honors. In 2012, he joined Tottenham Hotspur and has since become the club’s captain and a key player.
Throughout his career, Lloris has achieved significant milestones. At Lyon, he won the National Union of Professional Footballers (UNFP) Ligue 1 Goalkeeper of the Year award three times and helped the club to multiple Coupe de France titles. At Tottenham, he has been instrumental in the team’s Premier League and UEFA Champions League campaigns, consistently showcasing top-tier goalkeeping skills. Internationally, Lloris has been a crucial part of the French national team, captaining them to victory in the 2018 FIFA World Cup.
Lloris’s career is marked by notable collaborations with influential figures in football. He has worked under esteemed managers like André Villas-Boas, Mauricio Pochettino, and José Mourinho at Tottenham. His synergy with defenders such as Toby Alderweireld and Jan Vertonghen has been pivotal in Tottenham’s defensive strength. Internationally, his coordination with players like Raphael Varane and Antoine Griezmann has been key to France’s success.
Lloris has a decorated career. He captained France to their second FIFA World Cup victory in 2018, was part of the UEFA European Championship runner-up team in 2016, and has been included in the FIFA FIFPro World11. His individual honors include multiple UNFP Ligue 1 Goalkeeper of the Year awards and inclusion in the Premier League PFA Team of the Year.