Leonel Moreira

Rob 15 Feb,2018

Facts of Leonel Moreira

Birth Name
Leonel Gerardo Moreira Ledezma
Famous Name
Leonel Moreira
Costa Rican
Married to
Yuli Granados
Currently Married
Camila and Santiago


Career & Net worth

Net Worth
$0.5 million
Currently Club
Costa Rica national football team and Herediano


Married to
Yuli Granados
Currently Married

An international Costa Rican player, Leonel Moreira currently plays as the goalkeeper for Costa Rica National Team and Herediano. The 27 years old footballer joined the Costa Rican club Herediano in 2009 and since then he is playing with the club.

At the age of 21, Moreira earned his first senior cap under the coach Ricardo La Volpe.

Leonel Moreira's Early Life

Leonel Moreira was born Leonel Gerardo Moreira Ledezma on April 4, 1990, in Heredia, Costa Rica. Moreira holds a Consta Rican nationality.

Leonel Moreira's Net Worth

Leonel Moreira earns a massive salary as a footballer. In 2013, Moreira's market value was estimated at €400 thousand and his current market value is estimated at €300k which was last updated on December 30, 2017.

Leonel Moreira's weekly wages is estimated at £890 i.e. £42,680 in a year and his net worth is estimated to be around $0.5 million as of 2018. Moreover, Moreira maintains a good earning from his endorsement deal with “Nike”.

Leonel Moreira's Club Career

Leonel Moreira began his career with the youth team of Herediano and was included into the CS Herediano II squad. He started playing with the senior team since January 1, 2010. So far, he has played 113 matches for the club.

On October 8, 2014, Moreira extended his contract with the team. Moreira is the member of the team that won 4x Costa Rican Champion Verano (2011-2016).

Leonel Moreira's International Career

Leonel Moreira was called up for Costa Rica U-17 team but he didn’t play any games. Moreira was a member of the Costa Rica U-20 that finished the championship in 4th position after losing to Hungary.

At the age of 21, Moreira made his senior debut against Colombia in 2011 Copa America on July 2, 2014. He was a reserve member of at the 2011 and 2013 CONCACAF Gold Cups' squad. Since 2011, Moreira has earned five caps for the nation.

Moreira and his national teammates Giancarlo Gonzalez, Kenner Gutierrez and Celso Borges were called up for the friendly matches against Spain on 11 November and Hungary on 14 November 2017.

Leonel Moreira's Personal Life

Leonel Moreira got married to his beautiful wife, Yuli Granados, and they have two children together; Camila, born in 2013 and Santiago.

The couple has a beautiful relationship and often seen enjoying their vacation in a beautiful destination. Leonel Moreira has more than 5,600 followers on his official Twitter account.


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