One of the popular professional football Players is named Rui Patricio who plays for Portugal National Team. He is a well-known celebrity. He is famous for his contribution to professional life. He is best at the goalkeeper position. Currently, he is playing for Wolverhampton Wanderers. He had played for Sporting CP. His Shirt number is 1. He is representing himself in Russia for the World Cup 2018 as a part of the Portugal team by showing his talent to all.
Rui Patricio’s Early Life
Passionate and enthusiastic player, Rui Patricio was born on 15th Feb 1988. His full name is Rui Pedro dos Santos Patricio. He was born and raised in Marrazes, the city of Portugal. His nationality is Portuguese.
Rui Patricio’s Body Features
Talking about his body, his height is 1.89 m. His weight is 84 Kg. He has a balanced body with good health.
Rui Patricio’s Early Career
On 19th November 2006, he made his Primeira Liga debut, against the club, C.S. Maritimo in a winning score of 1-0. Later, Patricio made his UEFA Champions League debut against Manchester United in a 1-2 group stage defeat on 27th November 2007. Patricio also won the “Sporting’s Footballer of the Year Award” for a second consecutive year on 20th December 2012. Patricio was also shortlisted for the “2016 Ballon d’Or Award” on 24th October 2016. He was awarded the Man of the Match award in their 1-0 home victory over Rio Ave FC on his 400th game for the club Sporting CP.
Rui Patricio’s International Career
Patricio represented himself in his national country, England in both senior as well as junior levels in many tournaments since 2003. He also made his international debut for Portugal against Spain in a winning score of 4-0 friendly match on 17th November 2010. Also, he made his appearance in the Euro 2012 qualifying campaign in 5 games as Portugal qualified for the final stage. For the “2014 World Cup,” he was also included in Bento’s 23-man as a first-choice and made his competitive debut in the encounter against Germany in a score of the 0-4 defeat. Altogether he has won 68 caps on his national side.
His name was also enlisted in the squad of Portugal national team in this World cup 2018 Russia. He had played in the World cup. He is one of the active players in this World cup.
Rui Patricio’s Personal life
Patricia married Joana Pereira in June 2011. But unfortunately, they divorced a month later. They had been 7 years together. Later, he began dating Liliana Aguiar who is a Portuguese model. They also got separated after a few intervals of time. He may be single now. He has not disclosed anything about his relationship affairs.
Rui Patricio’s Net Worth
The net worth of Patricia is estimated to have $10 million in 2017 with all of his properties and incomes. His salary is $7,626,667 from his club as of 2015. His current market value is $19.24 million. In 2013, his market value is $24.05 million.