Junior Sornoza

Pravash 21 Aug,2022

Facts of Junior Sornoza

South American
Full Name
Junior Nazareno Sornoza Moreira
Birth Name
Junior Nazareno Sornoza Moreira
Famous Name
Junior Sornoza
Married to
Liceth Casanova
Currently Married
Nazareno Sornoza
Carmen Moreira
Father Nationality
Mother Nationality
No. of Instagram Followers



Attacking Midfielder

Caps : 13 Squad No : 11 Market Value : 1.60M Euro World Cup Game : Not Played Position in Team : Attacking Midfielder

Football Player

Squad No
Market Value
1.60M Euro
World Cup Game
Not Played
Position in Team
Attacking Midfielder

Career & Net worth

624,000 Euro
Net Worth
$3 Million
Football Player
Currently Club
Ecuadorian Serie A
Started career as
Football Player


Married to
Liceth Casanova
Currently Married

Junior Sornoza is an Ecuadorian professional football player playing for the Club de Alto Rendimiento Especializado Independiente del Valle, known as Independiente DV. It is an Ecuadorian professional football club established in Sangolqui, Ecuador. Junior also plays for the Ecuador national team and has earned thirteen International caps as a senior player.

Junior Sornoza plays from an attacking-midfield position. Since Junior's debut in football, Junior has played in different soccer clubs in other regions. Junior currently plays in Ecuador's highest football league Ecuadorian Serie A. For his current team, Independiente DV, he wears jersey number 11. Junior is also one of the depicted players of the Ecuador national team. Sornoza has won multiple trophies playing for numerous teams.

Know About Salary and Net Worth of Junior Sornoza

Junior Sornoza started playing football professionally in 2011. Sornoza has played for several teams during his eleven-year, intelligent, and experienced football career. Junior's football career may be principally answerable for his conquest in life. Junior enjoys a flourishing life because of his relentless work ethic.

Junior Sornoza allegedly earns £624,000 per year and £12,000 per week playing football for his current club Independiente DV, according to salarysport. The transfer market estimates Junior's value to be £1.60 Million. As of 2022, Junior's net worth is $3 million. Sornoza's highest market worth as of now is £4.50 Million.

JuniorJunior and his family with Paulista trophy SOURCE: Instagram

According to the salarysport, the highest earning player in his current club Independiente DV is Fabricio Bustos from Argentina, who earns £1,144,000 yearly and £22,000 a week as a forwarder, followed by Lucas Romero, an Argentine midfielder who makes an amount of £988,000 in a year with £19,000 per week. 

Junior benefits from sponsorship and funding deals by continuing to live a nice lifestyle. Junior resides independently in Ecuador. Junior is a contented man who has purchased a luxurious vehicle. In his home in Ecuador, where he lives with his family, Junior is leading an extraordinary life.

Who is Junior Married To? His Relationship Status, Wife and Children

Junior Sornoza  is a married Ecuadorian footballer. Junior is married to his longtime girlfriend, Liceth Casanova. The two fierce pairs from the South American regions dated long before getting espoused. Sornoza pair's marriage date is not known as of now. The Sornoza pair have also initiated their own family. Additionally, Junior Sornoza and Liceth have two kids. 

JuniorJunior and his wife SOURCE: Instagram

Sornoza's pair gave birth to both babies after their marriage. Liceth Casanova and Junior post pictures from their daily lives on social media. An experienced Independiente DV midfielder appreciates spending time with his family and is a trustworthy parent. Moreover, Liceth Casanova is a passionate Ecuadorian Instagram model.

Junior Sornoza Personal Details

Junior Nazareno Sornoza Moreira better known as Junior Sornoza was born in Portoviejo, Ecuador, on January 28, 1994. Junior's star sign is Aquarius. Junior is 28 years old as of 2022. Sornoza is 5 feet 5 inches tall and weighs over 66.0 kg. Junior spent most of his childhood in Ecuador. The attractive attacking midfielder from Independiente DV holds Ecuadorian citizenship and is an Ecuadorian national.

Junior Sornoza has been playing at a professional level since 2011 SOURCE: Instagram

Junior attended a school that accentuates Ecuador. Junior attended institutes and academies in Ecuador as well. Junior's parents were also born and grew up in Ecuador. Junior's father's name is Nazareno Sornoza, and his mother is Carmen Moreira. Junior's parents both have South American origins and are of Ecuadorian descent. Junior has kept his siblings' individuality and sense of self hidden.

Junior Sornoza's football career

The history of Sornoza's involvement in sporting events is extensive. Sornoza had said he sustained any plan that involved academic institutions or sports facilities. When he was younger, Sornoza participated in extracurricular sports, mostly football, and he always considered them delightful. Junior participated in a variety of events and contests at school.

Club career

Sornoza made his professional debut for the team on August 24, 2011, in a 1-0 home loss to Deportivo Quito. Junior scored his first goals for the team on September 25 during a decisive 5-0 home victory over Emelec. At the end of his first season, he had featured in 10 league games and scored just two goals. On February 4, Sornoza played their first match of the 2012 campaign, defeating LDU Loja 1-0 at home.

JuniorJunior playing for Corinthians SOURCE: Instagram

On December 2, he scored just once all year, in a 2-1 loss against LDU Loja on the road. In 16 league games, Sornoza only managed one goal. On February 9, Junior played in his first league game of the 2013 Serie A campaign, a 0-0 home tie with Deportivo Quito. On May 25, Junior defeated Macara 5-1 with four goals against Ecuadorian powerhouse Emelec. Sornoza scored 19 goals in 36 league games to help Independiente finish second in the standings.

Sornoza's one-year loan to Liga MX team Pachuca was officially announced on January 13, 2015. On July 21, 2015, it was announced that Sornoza would return to Ecuador to play for Independiente. Sornoza would join Fluminense in January 2017, according to information released on July 28, 2016. He will remain at Independente for another six months.
Sornoza signed two-time FIFA Club World Cup champions Corinthians, which was announced on January 8, 2019. Timao obtained his services for R$10 million.

International Career 

Junior has been associated with the Ecuador U20 national team since 2013. For Ecuador's Under-20 squad, Junior took part in seven contests. Additionally, Sornoza participated in U17 matches for the Ecuadorian national team, appearing frequently and providing crucial attacks and assists each time.

On September 6, 2014, Sornoza made his international debut against Bolivia, scoring the game's fourth goal. Junior efforts are very beneficial to the Ecuadorian national team. However, Junior Sornoza hasn't had the most chances to represent his country as a senior player in an international game. Junior has only competed in thirteen games thus far.

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Social Media Presence

The skilled and passionate Ecuadorian midfielder uses a variety of social media platforms. Junior favors Instagram above other social networking platforms. The blue tickmark on Junior's Instagram profile indicates that it has been verified. Among supporters of Junior, access to exposed information is the biggest concern.

Junior has 163k followers under the Instagram handle @juniorsornoza. On his Instagram page, Junior publishes pictures of football-associated activities. Junior advertises for his patrons and his enterprises anywhere he can. Junior is one of the Ecuadorian athletes that receive the most online searches and is one of the most followed Ecuadorian football players on social media.

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