Loris Benito

by Sushan 25 Dec,2021
Loris Benito
Body Stats
Height 6 Feet
Weight 80 kg
Personal Info
  • Birth Name Loris Benito Souto
  • Birth Place Aarau, Switzerland
  • Famous Name Loris Benito
  • Horoscope Aquarius
  • Father Unknown
  • Mother Unknown
  • Net Worth $1.5 million
  • Salary £1,144,000
  • Endorsement earnings Nike
  • Siblings NA
  • No. of Instagram Followers 37,000 +
  • Position in Team Defender
  • Current team Bordeaux
  • Nationality Swiss
  • Profession Football player
  • Current City France
  • Children No
  • Girlfriend Not Revealed

Loris Benito is a professional football player from Switzerland and previously played in the French league Ligue 1. He used to play in the defender position for Bordeaux. As of now, he is not associated with any other club. Before that, he played for the Swiss club Young Boys before moving to France. He wears various numbers like 3, 17, and 23 shirts for different current clubs. Besides, his main position as a defender, he can also play in the midfield position.

The Swiss defender plays for Switzerland in the national team making his debut in 2018 for the senior team. He was one of the players of Switzerland who finished in the 4th position in the 2019 UEFA Nations League. He also represented the Swiss national for the UEFA European Championship in 2020.

Loris's Personal Information and Family

Loris Benito Souto was born on January 7, 1992, in Aarau, Switzerland, and his birth sign is Aquarius. His most known name is Loris Benito and wears the jersey number with the name Benito. His father's name and mother's name are still not revealed as he does not come from a well-known family. 

Young CAPTION: Young Loris Benito with his mom SOURCE: [email protected]

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But he is very close with his mom and frequently shares her photo on his Instagram. On different occasions, they are seen together. He wishes her birthday every year of June 26. He never shies to appreciate his mom and posts about her. Once he said,

"for what I learned with you, for the love you give me, for the things you taught me since I was born, for what I am thanks to you a happy Mom's day! I love you to the moon and retour"

A talented footballer from his childhood, he joined FC Aarau in 2000 at just 8 years old. There he played his youth career for 9 years in the youth team. Finally, in 2009, he was promoted to the FC Aarau's senior team.

Till now he has made 13 appearances for the Swiss national team and has also a goal name in his name.

How tall is Loris B?

As of 2021, Loris Benito is 29 years old and possesses a height of 6 feet 0 inches. He has an average weight of 80 kg.

He represents the Swiss national team and plays in the left-back position.

Benito's Net worth? His salary and contract 

Loris Benito has an estimated net worth of $1.5 million. He earns a good amount of money by playing football professionally. His worth includes all his properties, assets, houses, and cars.  

Loris CAPTION: Loris Benito walks in front of his car SOURCE: [email protected]

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His source of income is also from different brands deals.

As per sources, his yearly salary at Bordeaux was £1,144,000 and his weekly salary was £22,000. The highest-earning Bordeaux player is Laurent Koscienly who earns £2,496,000 per year.

He is fond of visiting different places and is seen with his sumptuous lifestyle on his Instagram. He owns a black car which he shares frequently in his social media.

Transfer and Contract history of Benito

According to transfermarkt, his market value is 2.5 million pounds. But he is out of club currently, but before tat, Bordeaux bought him from Young Boys in a free transfer. But he was transferred to BSC Young from Benfica for a fee of £3 million.

Loris CAPTION: Loris Benito signing his contract with Bordeaux SOURCE: [email protected]

Benfica bought them for a fee of £2.25 million from Zurich. He lives a lavish lifestyle on his own in Switzerland.

Benito's sponsorship with Nike

Loris Benito Souto is sponsored by the famous brand, Nike. He frequently posts about his sponsors and promotes them on his Instagram.

The Swiss player in Ligue 1 also promotes the brand YBELIEVE which offers seasonal tickets.

L Benito's dating and relationship status

There is no information regarding Loris's relationship status as he has never shared photos with any partners or love. Also, he has never mentioned anyone on his social media.

In October 5, 2018, he posted a photo of him in which he was seen holding flowers in his hand and captioned "I‘ll bring you flowers". But it is not sure to whom did he referred as 'YOU.

Loris CAPTION: Loris Benito holding flowers for his girlfriend SOURCE: [email protected]

And on another year, in September of 2016, he posted his photo sitting along with his cat and wrote something as a caption. The one thing to notice was that he tagged Bryony with the username @bryonydeery.

And to spice it, Benito's possible girlfriend also commented saying My Boys. So, they might be in relation. But it is still not sure, because he has never mentioned her before and after that.

As of 2021, he is still believed to be single. 

Loris CAPTION: Loris Benito with his cousin SOURCE: [email protected]

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Bordeaux's number 17 is early in his career and must be focusing on building the career rather than spending time with any girls.

Career and Achievements of Benito

Loris Benito has played for several top clubs in different countries and has been successful in winning competitions.

Previously, he played for Benfica between the 2014-15 seasons. The funny thing is he won 3 different trophies just playing 5 games with Benfica. In fact, he only played 2 games for Benfica's A team and played 3 games for Benfica B team.

Young CAPTION: Young Boys defender Loris Benito holding the trophy SOURCE: [email protected]

After that, he spent 4 years in a Swiss club named Young Boys and went on winning Swiss Super Leagues in the 2017-18 and 2018-19 seasons. Moreover, it is the same club that outscored Manchester United with Ronaldo in it in the 2021-22 UEFA Champions League group stage. Besides, he was also in the squad that beat Cristiano's Juventus in the group stage of 2018 UCL.

Though Benito did not have a great early career with Young Boys due to injuries, he played a crucial role in winning the Swiss Super Leagues.

Social Media Presence

Loris B is highly active on his Instagram and frequently posts about his games, training and time with family and friends.

His Insta username @lorisbenito is and has more than 37,000 followers.

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