Diego Llorente Biography

Diego Llorente

Quick Facts About Diego Llorente

Celebrated Name Diego Llorente
Age 27 Years
Nick Name Llorente
Birth Name Diego Javier Llorente Rios
Birth Date 1993-08-16
Gender Male
Profession Footballer
Nationality Spanish
Birth Nation Spain
Place Of Birth Madrid, Spain
Horoscope Leo
Ethnicity White
Religion Christianity
Career Start 2000
Marital Status Married
Wife Ana Lopez
Children One daughter
Height 6 ft. 1 inches
Weight 75kg
Body Type Alethic
Eye Color Brown
Hair Color Blonde
Sexual Orientation Straight
Source of Wealth Football Career
Net Worth €12.5 Million
Salary €1.1 Million
Current Team Leeds United
Position Centre-back
Jersey Number 14
Links Twitter Instagram

Diego Javier Llorente Rios professionally known as Diego Llorente is a Spanish football player who plays for Premier League club Leeds United and the Spain national team as a center-back. He started playing football for the youth team of Perez Galdos in 2000. In 2001, he moved to the youth team of Trabenco. In July 2002, he joined the youth team of Real Madrid on a one-month shy of his ninth birthday. He made his senior debut with the C team in the 2012-2013 season. On 24 March 2013, he made his first appearance with Real Madrid Castilla. On 1 June 2013, he made his Real Madrid senior team debut in the 2012-13 La Liga season. On 14 July 2015, he moved to neighbor Rayo Vallecano in a season-long loan deal where he made 33 appearances and scored 2 goals for the club. On 8 July 2016, he was loaned to Malaga CF for a season-long loan deal where he made 25 appearances and scored 2 goals for the club. On 26 June 2017, he signed a five-year contract with fellow league team Real Sociedad and made his debut for the club on 10 September 2017. On 24 September 2020, he signed a four-year contract deal with Leeds United for a reported fee of £18 million and made his Premier League debut on 5 December 2020.

On the international level, he has represented Spain at various age levels. He has represented at U20 and the senior level. He made his senior international team debut in May 2016.

What is Diego Llorente Famous For?

  • Being a professional football player.

Where is Diego Llorente From?

Diego Llorente was born on 16 August 1993. His birth name is Diego Javier Llorente Rios. His birthplace is Madrid, Spain. He holds Spanish nationality. He belongs to the white ethnicity. His religion is Christianity. His horoscope sign is Leo.

Diego Llorente Real Madrid

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Diego Llorente Club Career

  • He started playing football for the youth team of Perez Galdos in 2000. 
  • In 2001, he moved to the youth team of Trabenco. 
  • In July 2002, he joined the youth team of Real Madrid on a one-month shy of his ninth birthday.
  • He made his senior debut with the C team in the 2012-2013 season in a 1-1 away draw against Caudal Deportivo for the Segunda Division B. 
  • On 24 March 2013, he made his first appearance with Real Madrid Castilla in a 4-0 home win against Cordoba CF, coming on as a substitute for injured Ivan Gonzalez. 
  • On 1 June 2013, he made his Real Madrid senior team debut against CA Osasuna in the 2012-13 La Liga season, replacing Alvaro Arbeloa for the dying minutes of the last game.

Diego Llorente Real Sociedad

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  • On 14 July 2015, he moved to neighbor Rayo Vallecano in a season-long loan deal where he made 33 appearances and scored 2 goals for the club. 
  • On 8 July 2016, he was loaned to Malaga CF for a season-long loan deal where he made 25 appearances and scored 2 goals for the club. 
  • On 26 June 2017, he signed a five-year contract with fellow league team Real Sociedad. He made his debut and contributed one goal for the club on 10 September 2017 in a 4-2 away win against Deportivo de La Coruna, replacing Inigo Martinez midway through the second half. On 15 September 2017, he made his very first appearance in a European competition where he started and scored twice in a 4-0 home win against Rosenborg BK in the group stage of the UEFA European League. 
  • From 2017-2020, he made 78 appearances and scored 4 goals for Real Sociedad.
  • On 24 September 2020, he signed a four-year contract deal with Leeds United for a reported fee of £18 million and made his Premier League debut on 5 December 2020 in a 3-1 away loss against Chelsea, came as a substitute for the injured Robin Koch in the ninth minute.
  • On 19 April 2021, he scored his first league goal for the club in a 1-1 home draw against Liverpool.

Diego Llorente Leicester City

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Diego Llorente International Career

  • He has represented Spain at various age levels. 
  • He has represented at U20 and the senior level. 
  • In May 2016, he was called up to the Spain national team for a friendly against Bosnia and Herzegovina. 
  • He made his senior international team debut on 29 May 2016 in a 3-1 win against Bosnia and Herzegovina, replacing Cesc Fabregas.

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Diego Llorente Wife

Looking at his personal life, Diego Llorente is a married man. He got married to his beautiful girlfriend, Ana Lopez in the lush gardens of the beautiful Finca Lasmargas in Segovia, Spain. The couple is blessed with one daughter. He is having an intimate relationship with his love and daughter where they are living their life happily together. 

Diego Llorente wife

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Diego Llorente Height

Diego Llorente stands at a height of 1.86m i.e. 6 feet and 1 inch tall. He has a bodyweight of 75kg. He has an athletic body build. His eye color is brown and his hair color is blonde. His sexual orientation is straight.

Diego Llorente kids

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Diego Llorente Net Worth and Salary

Diego Llorente earns from his professional career as a football player. His income is from contracts, salaries, bonuses, and endorsements. In June 2017, he signed a five-year contract with Real Sociedad. In September 2020, he signed a four-year contract deal with Leeds United for a reported fee of £18 million. As of 2021, his estimated net worth is €12.5 million and his salary is €1.1 million, while his market value is around €20 million. 

Did You Know?

  • He started playing football at the age of 6.
  • He wears shirt number 14 for Leeds United.
  • He made his senior international team debut on 29 May 2016.