One of the important figures of the Uruguayan national team, Giorgian Daniel De Arrascaeta Benedetti famously known as Giorgian De Arrascaeta currently plays as an attacking midfielder for Brazilian Serie A Cruzeiro. His professional career began with Uruguayan club Defensor Sporting in 2012.
Giorgian De Arrascaeta was born on 1, June 1994 in Nuevo Berlin, Uruguay. He is of Uruguayan nationality and his ethnicity is Uruguayans. He is the son of Victoria Benedetti and Daniel De Arrascaeta.
Grew up with the passion of soccer, he started playing football at the age of 13. As a youth, he started his career with Defensor Sporting where he played for five seasons as a junior.
Giorgian De Arrascaeta made his debut for Defensor Sporting in the Uruguayan Primera Division in October 2012, four months after his 18th birthday. His performance for Defensor in the semifinals of the 2014 Copa Libertadores attracted the officials of Cruzeiro, who signed him in January 2015. Until now, he has scored 16 goals in 62 appearances for his current club.
He made his debut for the Uruguay senior team in a friendly game against South Korea in 2014. He assisted the only goal of the game, netted by Jose Gimenez in a 1-0 win over Goyang. He scored his first senior international goal 0n 6 June 2015 in a 5-1 friendly win against Guatemala in Montevideo.
Giorgian De Arrascaeta is a married man. He married his girlfriend, Reyna after having an affair with her. The couple celebrated their wedding in 2015 with the presence of some important guest and relatives. The couple shares a child as a son.
Like every supportive husband who likes to see their husband succeed, Giorgian De Arrascaeta wife also supports him very much. Reyna manages to be present in every game her husband plays.
Apart from the skills on his field, Giorgian De Arrascaeta is also fond of fishing and horse riding. The Uruguayan star player also enjoys swimming and likes to travel along with his family and friends.
He is fond of tattoos and has inked on the left hand of his body. He has reached the age of 23 now and has a good height of 5 ft 8 inch, which is around 1.72m. He has a balanced weight of 148 lbs.
This Attacking Midfielder's current transfer fee is known to be around $6.56 million and the highest recorded fee was $8.35 million when he transferred to Cruzeiro in 2015.
As per some online sources, his wage might be around $150 thousands or less per year. His net worth might be less than $1 million but there is no any reliable source.