Angel Correa

by John Max 14 Jun,2018
Angel Correa
Body Stats
Weight in KG Atletico Madrid kg
Personal Info
Facts
  • Birth Name Angel Martin Correa Martinez
  • Birth Country Rosario, Argentina
  • Famous Name Angel Correa
  • Father Angel Correa
  • Mother Marcela Martinez
  • Net Worth $3.50 million
  • Salary $1 million
  • Nationality Argentina
  • Children Lotitaa

An Argentine international footballer, Angel Martin Correa Martinez is widely recognized as Angel Correa who plays for La Liga side, Atletico Madrid as a forward. Also, the enthusiastic footballer has represented his national team, Argentina both at the junior and senior level, playing in various tournaments.

Angel Correa's Early Life

Angel Correa is a native of Rosario, Argentina, born on 9th March 1995. His birth sign is Pisces. By nationality, he is Argentine, and his ethnicity is under review. He was raised alongside his two brothers by his parents Marcela Martinez and Angel Correa.

Correa had a keen interest in football since his childhood, thus began football at a tender age, playing with Alianza Sport and later he switched to Tiro.

At the age of 12, he went through emotional and mental trauma following the death of his father and brother. However, that didn’t shatter his football dream, so he moved to San Lorenzo.

In June 2017, he lost his another brother, Luis Martinez. The cause of death is yet to be made public.

Angel Correa's Net Worth and Endorsement

Currently, Correa is signed to Atletico Madrid where he earns $1 million per annum as his salary. Apart from his club contract, he accumulates good sum through salary from the national team, sponsorship, and endorsement deals.

As of 2018, his net worth is estimated around $3.50 million.

Angel Correa's Club Career

San Lorenzo

Following various youth system at San Lorenzo, Correa signed his first professional contract with the San Lorenzo, agreeing on a four-year deal on 23rd September 2012.

In January 2013, he was promoted up to the first team. He made his debut on 31st March, coming on as a second-half substitute in an o-1 loss against Newell’s Old Boys.

His first professional goal came on 11th May, netting the last of 3-0 home victory over Boca Juniors. He finished the camping, making overall 13 game appearances with four goals.

Atletico Madrid

On 27th May 2014, Correa joined Atletico Madrid, signing a five-year deal for a fee of $8.74 million.  However, he was relegated for six months because of heart tumor. On 18th June, he underwent surgery in New York. After two months, he started light training and officially joined the club on 13th December.

On 22nd August 2015, he finally made his debut for Atleti debut in a 1-0 home league match victory over  UD Las Palmas, replacing Oliver Torres. His first goal for the club came on 19th September, netting the first in a 2-0 away victory over SD Eibar, and also assisted Fernando Torres for the second goal.

Angel Correa's International Career

On 11th December 2014, Correa was named for the Argentina U-20s 32-man list for the 2015 South America Youth Football Championship.

On 4th September 2015, he made his international team debut, coming on as a late substitute for Ezequiel Lavezzi in a 7-0 friendly home routing of Bolivia, also scoring his first international goal.

On 27th March 2018, Correa was called up to the national team along with his teammates Gonzalo Higuain to play against Spain.

Angel Correa's Style of Play

Standing 5 feet 8 inches tall, Correa is often compared to Sergio Aguero, due to his similar height. Nevertheless, his playing style is much akin to Carlos Tevez though in a more attacking positional role.

Angel Correa's Personal life

Angel Correa, 23, has maintained his personal life in low key. He has never shared any information about his love life nor has been spotted with a lady in public or social media sites who is assumed to be his potential girlfriend or wife.

However, analyzing his Instagram account, Correa has shared a number of beautiful pictures with an adorable baby girl named, Lolitaa whom he called his daughter. But has not disclosed any information about his daughter’s mother.

 

Te amo hija 

A post shared by Angel Correa (@angelcorrea32) on

Apart, he has also shared an adorable picture with his mother on Social site.

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