Marko Grujic

by Jon Snow 22 Jun,2018
Marko Grujic
Body Stats
Height 6 Feet 2 Inch
Weight in KG 82 kg
Personal Info
Facts
  • Father ¬†Goran Grujic
  • Birth Name Marko Grujic
  • Net Worth $2 million
  • Currently Married No
  • Birth Country ¬†Belgrade, FR Yugoslavia (Serbia)
  • Salary $1.03 million
  • Famous Name Marko Grujic
  • Nationality Serbian
  • Girlfriend Mia Zeremski
  • Is played fifa word cup 2018 1
  • Squad No 16
  • Caps 8
  • Currently Club Liverpool
  • Rank 330

Marko Grujic, a Serbian professional footballer currently plays for the Premier League club Liverpool as a midfielder and also for the Serbia National Team in the 2018 FIFA World Cup.

Grujic starting his career with his hometown club Red Star Belgrade has played for clubs like Kolubara, Liverpool, Red Star Belgrade and Cardiff City. Since his professional career debut in 2013, Marko Grujic has scored the total of 9 club goals.

Early Life and Early Career

Marko Grujic was born on April 13, 1996, in Belgrade, FR Yugoslavia (Serbia). His father name is Goran Grujic. 

Fond of football, Marko joined the Red Star Belgrade youth system at the age of 9 in 2005, where he played and captained the youth team till 2013. The prominent footballer was then promoted to the senior team of Red Star Belgrade. 

Net Worth and Salary

Blessed with successful career and contract, Marko is estimated to be enjoying the net worth of $2 million as of 2018. Currently, under the contract of Liverpool, the jersey number 16 Marko earns the annual salary of $1.03 million, his weekly salary being $19,900.

Marko is sponsored by sportswear Nike.

As of January 2, 2018, Marko's market value is reported to be $5.98 million which coincides with his ever highest market value of May 29, 2016.

Professional Career (2013- Present)

After his promotion to the senior squad, Marko made his professional career debut with Red Star Belgrade on May 26, 2013, in a Serbian SuperLiga match against Vojvodina. Later in the 2014 season, Marko has played as a loan transfer for the Kolubara where he scored 2 goals.

Red Star Belgrade

Then on May 17, 2015, Marko signed a 3-year contract with the Red Star Belgrade due till 2018.  He recorded his first senior goal on September 25, 2015, in a 2-0 victory over Novi Pazar, and eventually played for the team till 2016. 

Liverpool and Loan Transfer to Cardiff

On January 6, 2016, Grujic moved to Premier League side, Liverpool and signed a 5-year deal for a fee of £5.1 million. Soon after, Marko Grujic was loaned back to Red Star for a loan amount of  £740,000, later making his return to Liverpool on June 30, 2016.

Marko made his debut for Liverpool in a 2–0 loss against Burnley as a substitute of  Adam Lallana on August 20, 2016

CAPTION: Liverpool midfielder Marko Grujic SOURCE: Sky Sports

Marko Grujic was loaned out to Cardiff City on January 17, 2018, for the 2017–18 season and scored his first goal for Cardiff came in a 2–1 home victory over Barnsley on March 6, 2018.

On May 31, 2018, Grujic made his return to Liverpool.

International Career

Grujic started his International career in 2011 as the part of Serbia U-16 and then played for Serbia U-17 and U-19. In 2015, following the victory of Serbia U-20 in the 2015 FIFA U-20 World Cup in New Zealand, he was named to Serbia U-21.

In May 2016, Marko made his debut for the Serbia National Team in a 2-1 win against Cyprus as a substitute of Nemanja Matic.

After being named to the Serbia National Team in May 2018, Marko represented the National Team in the 2018 FIFA World Cup in the captainship of Aleksandar Kolarov.

Personal Life

Marko Grujic stands 6 ft 3 inches in height and weighs 82 kg. Marko Grujic has kept his personal profile low and has not disclosed much about his family life. 

Marko is not married yet, though he is reported to be dating his girlfriend Mia Zeremski, keeping the relationship beginning detail low.

Active in social media, Grujic has over 423K followers on his Instagram.

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