Lucas Hernandez

by John Max 13 Jun,2018
Lucas Hernandez
Personal Info
Facts
  • Birth Name Lucas Francois Bernard Hernandez
  • Birth Place Marseille, France
  • Famous Name Lucas Hernandez
  • Net Worth $4 million
  • Salary $1.8 million
  • Nationality French
  • Currently Working For Atl├ętico Madrid

Lucas Francois Bernard Hernandez, a.k.a Lucas Hernandez is a French international footballer and currently plays for Spanish club Atletico Madrid as a left back or a central defender.

His jersey No. is 19. Since 2018, he is in the France national team and has also represented France in U-16, U-18, U19, U20, and U-21. As of 2018, his net worth is estimated to be around $4 million.

Lucas Hernandez's Early Life

Lucas Hernandez is a native of Marseille, France, born on 14th February 1996. By nationality, Hernandez is a French. 

Following his father's footstep, Hernandez started off footballing with Spanish football team Rayo Majadahonda at an age of nine. He played with the team for two seasons. While his father was playing for Olympique de Marseille, Hernandez moved to Atletico Madrid’s youth setup in 2007.

Net Worth and Salary of Lucas Hernandez

The star of Atletico Madrid, Hernandez annually earns $1.8 million as his salary. Apart from this, he adds tremendous sum through salary from national team and endorsement deal with various brands including Nike.

As of 2018, his net worth is estimated to be around $4 million, and his market value is recorded at $42.39 million.

Club Career of Lucas Hernandez

Atletico Madrid

While Hernandez was still at a Madrid’s youth setup, he was called up by manager Diego Simeone for La Liga match against Villarreal CF, on 9th November 2013. However, he remained unused in the 1-1 draw on the following day.

On 26th April 2014, Hernandez made his senior debut in a 0-1 defeat against Real Sociedad B for the Segunda Divisio B Championship. During the season, he made his appearances in three further matches. He also signed a new contract with the Madrid in June which would last until 2018.

On 3rd December 2014, Hernandez made his first-team debut in a 2-0 away victory against CE L’Hospitalet for the Campaign’s Copa del Rey. Moreover, his first appearance in the Spanish top level took place in a 4-1 away victory over Athletic Bilbao.

On 10th August 2015, Hernandez signed an extension deal with the club until 2019 and was definitively promoted up to the senior squad.  On 15th March 2016, he replaced injured Diego Godin for a extra time of the round-of-16 tie with PSV Eindhoven in the UEFA Championship League. On 28th May, he entered at the same point in the final after a shootout loss to Real Madrid.

International Career of Lucas Hernandez

On 6th March 2012, Hernandez made his France U-16 team debut in a 1-1- friendly draw against Italy at Coverciano. Two years later, he also represented France in U18 and U19.

In March 2018, Hernandez earned his first call-up to the France senior football team by manager Didier Deschamps for friendlies with Colombia and Russia. He made his international team debut against Colombia in a 2-3 loss.

On 17th May 2018, Hernandez was named for the 2018 FIFA World Cup along with his teammates Alphonse Areola, Paul Pogba, and Antoine Griezmann. He made his World Cup debut against Australia in 2-1.

Lucas Hernandez's Personal Life

Lucas Hernandez, 22, is a private person and has not disclosed any information regarding his love life and current relationships. Hence, he is assumed to be single and unmarried at the moment.

Talking about his past love affairs, he was in a relationship with Amelia Lorente. While dating her, Hernandez was once charged with an allegation of hitting his girlfriend. Nonetheless, he claimed that his girlfriend fell unintentionally after the heated argument.

As per sources, he returned home drunk and got involved in an argument with his ex-girlfriend Amelia Lorente. Later, his ex-girlfriend was hospitalized and treated for minor injuries.

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