Lisandro Martinez is an Argentinian professional football player who currently plays for Premier League side Manchester United. Here we learn more about his nationality, net worth, facts and family.
Lisandro Martinez rose to prominence in the successful Ajax side under current Manchester United manager Erik Ten Hag. He spent four seasons with the club before making his big move to Manchester United.
Nicknamed “The Little Butcher”, he received the Ajax Player of the Year award (Rinus Michels Award) in 2021-22. In his first four appearances he has already produced two player of the match performances and will be looking to have a successful career at Old Trafford.
Lisandro Martinez Facts and Wiki
|Place of birth||Gualeguay, Argentina|
|Father’s name||Raul Martinez|
|Mother’s name||Silvina Cabrera|
|Net worth of Lisandro Martinez||£31 million|
|Date of Birth||January 18, 1998|
|Youth clubs||Club Urquiza, Club Libertad, Old Boys of Newell|
|senior clubs||Newell’s Old Boys, Defense and Justice, Ajax, Manchester United|
|Achievements (Selected)||Ajax Player of the Year (Rinus Michels Award): 2021-22|
|Girlfriend||Muri Lopez Benitez|
|social media||instagram , Twitter , Facebook|
Lisandro Martinez Net worth and Salary
Lisandro Martinez net worth is £31million and is expected to increase in the coming years. Most, if not all, of his income is said to come from his football career.
His basic salary is £120,000 a week. He signed a contract in the summer of 2022 with United and he would expect him to pen new terms which see this salary increase.
Lisandro Martinez Club Career
Lisandro Martinez began his senior club career with Newell’s Old Boys and made his debut in the final game of the 2016-17 season. The following season he was loaned out to Defensa y Justicia where he impressed in his debut campaign which resulted in a permanent move for the player where he spent the 2018/19 season. Due to his performances, Ajax came calling who were looking to replace Matthis De Ligt and chose Martinez as his successor.
Martinez really came to life at Ajax where he established himself as one of the best centre-backs in the successful Ajax side that won back-to-back Eredivisie titles. He was awarded the Ajax Player of the Year (Rinus Michels Award) in the 2021/22 season for his outstanding performances during the season.
Ajax manager Erik Ten Hag agreed to switch the Netherlands for England and became Manchester United head coach for the 2022/23 season and ensured he would bring back his center established with him at the Theater of Dreams. Lisandro Martinez has completed his move to Manchester United and is reportedly looking to build a successful career at Old Trafford.
Lisandro Martinez International Career
Martinez represented Argentina at U-20 and U-23 levels before making his senior debut in 2019 against Venezuela. He was part of the 2021 Copa America winning squad and was also part of the 2022 Finalissima squad which was held between Italy and Argentina.
With a big move, all eyes will be on Martinez and if he performs in the same way as his previous clubs, chances are Martinez could play an important role for Argentina at the World Cup. 2022.
Lisandro Martinez Cars and Tattoo
Lisandro Martinez’s right hand is covered with two tattoos. On the forearm there is a beautifully drawn lion and his upper arm is painted with the image of a Buddha. Martinez drives an Audi.
Lisandro Martinez Social media
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Lisandro Martinez FAQs
|What is Lisandro Martinez net worth?|
|Lisandro Martinez net worth is £31million.|
|How many clubs has Lisandro Martinez played for?|
|Lisandro Martinez has played with four clubs at senior level – Newell’s Old Boys, Defensa y Justicia, Ajax, Manchester United|
|How old is Lisandro Martinez?|
|He is 24 years old.|
|Nationality of Lisandro Martinez?|
|He is Argentinian.|
|Has Lisandro Martinez ever won a World Cup?|
|No, he has never won a World Cup.|