Gaston Silva

by Binor 15 Sep,2017
Gaston Silva

Gaston Silva is an Uruguayan professional footballer who plays as a defender for Argentine club Independiente, and the Uruguay national team.

He started his career with Defensor Sporting and has played for Seria A side Torino. The 23 years old Uruguayan defender has an estimated net worth of $1 million.

Early Life of Gaston Silva

Gaston Silva was born on 5 March 1994, in Salto, Uruguay and his full name is Gastón Alexis Silva Perdomo. His brother Martín Silva Perdomo is also a professional football player who plays midfielder for the Italian club AC Bra. Though he is of Uruguayan nationality and has an Italian citizenship too.

Club Career

Gaston Silva started his professional career at the age of 16 with Defensor Sporting, making his professional debut on 8 November 2011. He made a total of 29 appearances for the club devoting 3 years of career. Silva was transferred to Serie A side Torino signing a four-year contract on July 21, 2014, and made his debut on 18 September. He scored his first goal ever for Torino in the cup against Copenhagen.

Silva played 27 games for the club scoring a goal, later he was sent on loan to the Spanish side Granada CF on a season-long loan deal on 18 August 2016. He stayed in the club for a year appearing in 26 games without scoring a goal. He then moved to an Argentine club Independiente in 2017 and still plays for the club.

International Career

Gaston Silva has experienced playing from his national side in both junior and senior levels. He has represented his national side in U-16, 19 in the FIFA U-19 World Cup. On 1 November 2014, Silva was called up to the Uruguayan national team two friendly matches on 13 and 18 November against Costa Rica and Chile. He has won over 41 caps for his national side scoring 4 goals.

Gaston Silva's Personal Life

Talking about his personal life and affairs, currently 24, Gaston Silva is a married man. He got married to Noel and has a child with her. Their child, Julia was born on May 15, 2017. They had an affair before their marriage and has just been two years since they tied the knot.

The 23-years old Silva is 1.85 m tall/6 feet and weighs 74 kgs.

Net Worth and Endorsements of Gaston Silva

Gaston Silva is just 23 old and has an estimated net worth of $1 million including all his incomes. He receives $57,000 as his annual average salary. Football is the only source of earning for him. His recent market value is $1. 5 million and his highest ever price was recorded to be $2.5 million on Sep 11, 2014.

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