Uriel Antuna

by John Max 25 Nov,2019
Uriel Antuna
Personal Info
  • Famous Name
Facts
  • Birth Name Carlos Uriel Antuna Romero
  • Birth Place Gómez Palacio, Durango, Mexico
  • Famous Name Uriel Antuna
  • Birth Date 21 August 1997
  • Horoscope Leo
  • Father Carlos Antuna
  • Mother Berta Alicia Romero
  • Net Worth $0.5 Million
  • Salary $171,951
  • Siblings 2
  • Position in Team Winger
  • Current team Club Deportivo Guadalajara, on loan from Manchester City
  • Nationality Mexican
  • Ethnicity Mixed
  • Profession Footballer
  • Currently Married Yes
  • Married to Penny Garcia

Carlos Uriel Antuna Romero well recognized as Uriel Antuna is a quick and agile footballer who can dribble is currently signed to the Liga MX Club Club Deportivo Guadalajara, on loan from Manchester City. At the international level, he represents Mexico national team, having previously played for the Mexico U20 and U21 national team. 

Born on 21 August 1997, Antuna has won 2019 CONCACAF with the team. Gómez Palacio, Durango native, he holds a Mexican nationality and belongs to the mixed ethnic background. 

Net Worth and Salary

Uriel Antuna has an estimated net worth of $0.5 million as of 2019. The significant source of his income is his football career as well as endorsement. 

Currently, he plays side Club Deportivo Guadalajara, on loan from Manchester City, where his salary is $171,951. Earlier season with LA Galaxy, he earned $420,000. 

Besides his earning from the club, the youngster summons much from national team and sponsorships. His market value is €650 K

He is living a lavish lifestyle. 

Relationship Status: Married

Uriel Antuna is married to his longtime girlfriend, Penny Garcia. The two started dating in 2016 and inseparable since then. 

Uriel Antuna SOURCE: Instagram @urielantuna90

After being in a relationship for three years long, the couple tied the knot on 8th May 2019 in a secret ceremony. 

One of the great inspirations for the rise of Antuna's career has been Penny since they have been together it has been unconditional support with the player.

CAPTION: Uriel Antuna SOURCE: Instagram @urielantuna90

On 16th June 2019, the couple announced that they are expecting their first kid.

Family

Uriel was born to Berta Alicia Romero and Carlos Antuna, a delivery man. He has two younger brothers age 13 and Kevin, 17, who plays in Mexico. 

Both his parents are supportive of his football career. When asked about his mom in the interview he replied, "She is crazy! She used to bang on the drums in the stands during my games."

Career

After playing in Santos Laguna's youth system through U-15, U-17 and U-20 teams, Antuna was promoted to the first team in 2017. On 5th March, he made his professional debut in a 2-1 loss to Pumas UNAM, coming as a substitute.

On July 12, 2017, he was signed by Manchester City on a four-year contract. Further, he was loaned out to Groningen for the 2017-18 season. Moreover, for the 2019 season, he joined MLS side LA Galaxy on loan and currently signed to Liga MX side Club Deportivo Guadalajara on loan.

At the international level, he played for Mexico U-20 team and Mexico U-21 team. Currently, he represents Mexico national football team where he teamed up with Guillermo Ochoa, Hector Moreno, and Edson Alvarez

He made an international debut on 5th June 2019, in a friendly against Venezuela, as a 68th-minute substitute for Roberto Alvarado.  

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