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Who is Rodrigo De Paul?
Rodrigo Javier De Paul is a famous Argentine professional footballer who plays for La Liga club Atletico Madrid and the Argentine national football team as a midfielder.
Rodrigo De Paul Career
In 2002, De Paul joined Racing Club’s youth setup, at the age of 8. He was then called up to the main team on June 24, 2012, while still a junior, for a game against Velez Sarsfield, but stayed unused in the 1-2 home defeat. De Paul played his first match as a pro, taking the place of Mauro Camoranesi in the 86th minute of a 0-3 defeat at Atletico de Rafaela on February 10, 2013.
He then scored his first goal after a month, netting the last through a long-range shot in a 3-0 victory at San Martin de San Juan. In the 2012-13 campaign, Rodrigo appeared in 19 matches. In 2013-14, he played a key part, featuring in 35 matches and scoring 4 times.
It was revealed on May 9, 2014, that Valencia CF agreed to a US$6.5 million contract for him with Racing. De Paul then signed a five-year contract with Los Che on June 6 and made his La Liga debut on August 23. He made the debut under head coach Nuno Espirito Santo, substituting Paco Alcacer in the 65th minute in a 1-1 away draw over Sevilla FC. However, he was sent off only one minute later because of fouling Aleix Vidal.
On December 4, 2014, De Paul scored his first goal for the club in the 2-1 victory over Rayo Vallecano in the Copa del Rey. He went on to score his first La Liga goal over Athletic Bilbao on April 9, 2015, making 29 appearances in all competitions in his first season at the club. De Paul made 14 appearances in all competitions in the first half of the 2015-16 season, consisting of 2 in the Champions League. He was loaned out by then Valencia manager Gary Neville to his former side Racing Club on February 4, 2016. De Paul then scored his first and only goal in a win over Bolivar in the Copa Libertadores on February 24.
How old is Rodrigo De Paul?
Rodrigo Javier De Paul is currently aged 28 years having been born on May 24, 1994, in Sarandi, Argentina. He shares his birthday with celebrities including Claire Rock Smith, Jayla Vlach, Tydus Talbott, Eric Cantona, Priscilla Presley, Bob Dylan, Tracy McGrady, Mark Ballas, Dermot O’Leary, Bryan Greenberg, Joey Logano, and many others.
Rodrigo De Paul Family
Who are De Paul’s parents?
Rodrigo Javier De Paul was born and brought up in Sarandi, Argentina to his parents Roberto De Paul and Monica Ferrarotti. His parents divorced and separated when he was young but jointly raised him. He has not shared much information about them with the media.
Does De Paul have siblings?
De Paul was born to his parents into a family of three children as the youngest. He has two older siblings, brothers Damian De Paul and Guido De Paul.
Rodrigo De Paul Education
De Paul has not shared his academic and educational qualifications with the media, and it is not known where he studied.
Rodrigo De Paul Partner
De Paul is linked to a relationship with famous singer and actress Tini Stoessel, who is currently his girlfriend. He has also been linked to a previous relationship, with Camila Homs, having two children before their break up. De Paul and Stoessel have been dating from mid-2021 to the present and have been spotted several times together.
Rodrigo De Paul Kids
De Paul has two children from his previous relationship with Camila. The children are named Francesca aged 3 years, and Bautista aged one year.
Rodrigo De Paul Height
De Paul has a well-built, athletic, and muscular body with a height of 5 ft 9 in (1.76 m) and a weight of 70 kg (154 lbs).
Rodrigo was transferred to the Italian Serie A club Udinese on July 20, 2016. He then made his debut over AS Roma in a 4-0 loss on August 20, 2016. De Paul scored his first goal for the club against AC Milan in a 2-1 win on January 29, 2017. He began the 2018-19 season with 4 goals in the first 6 games of the Serie A season. De Paul would complete the season as Udinese’s top goal scorer with 9 goals in the 2018-19 Udinese Calcio season and also 9 assists.
On October 15, 2019, he signed a new five-year deal at Udinese. De Paul would then score 7 goals and gain 6 assists for Udinese in Serie A in the 2019-20 season. On December 2020, he became Udinese’s club captain taking the place of Kevin Lasagna.
Rodrigo signed a five-year deal with Atletico Madrid on July 21, 2021. He had joined his new club just days following winning the Copa America with Argentina. De Paul scored his first goal for the club in a 3-1 away victory over FC Porto in the final group game of the 2021-22 UEFA Champions League on December 7, 2021.
He made his senior international debut for Argentina in a 4-0 win over Iraq on October 11, 2018. He later became a regular under manager Lionel Scaloni and was part of the Argentina group that completed 3rd in the Copa America 2019 following defeating Chile 2-1 in the 3rd-place match.
De Paul then scored the opening goal in a 3-0 victory against Ecuador in the quarter-finals of the 2021 Copa America in Brazil on July 3, 2021. In the final of the tournament against the hosts’ Brazil, his long pass set up Angel Di Maria to score the only goal of the match. This allowed them to earn their joint record 15th Copa America title and their first major international title since 2008. De Paul was also named for the team for Argentina at the 2022 FIFA World Cup.
Rodrigo De Paul Net Worth
Argentine professional footballer De Paul currently plays for La Liga club Atletico Madrid and the Argentina national football team. He has been active as a professional footballer from 2012 to the present. De Paul has an estimated net worth of around $10 million as of 2022.