Lorenzo Pellegrini Biography

Lorenzo Pellegrini

Quick Facts About Lorenzo Pellegrini

Celebrated Name Lorenzo Pellegrini
Age 25 Years
Nick Name Montellino
Birth Name Lorenzo Pellegrini
Birth Date 1996-06-19
Gender Male
Profession Footballer
Nationality Italian
Birth Nation Italy
Place Of Birth Rome, Italy
Horoscope Gemini
Ethnicity White
Religion Roman Catholic
Career Start 2005
Father Mr Antonio Tonino Pellegrini
Mother Mrs Antonio Tonino Pellegrini
Sisters Gemella Pellegrini
Marital Status Married
Wife Veronica Martinelli
Children One daughter and a son
Height 6 ft. 1 inches
Weight 77kg
Body Type Alethic
Eye Color Black
Hair Color Black
Sexual Orientation Straight
Source of Wealth Football Career
Net Worth €7 Million
Salary £3.9 Million
Current Club Roma
Position Midfielder
Jersey Number 7
Links Twitter Instagram

Lorenzo Pellegrini is an Italian professional football player who plays for Serie A club Roma, which he captains, and the Italian national team as a midfielder. He started playing football for the youth team of Roma in 2005 and began his career at the club. At the age of 18, he made his senior debut for Roma on 22 March 2015. On 30 June 2015, he signed for fellow Serie A side Sassuolo for a fee of €1.25 million. In terms of the transfer agreement, Roma retained a buy-back clause that afforded the club the opportunity to re-purchase Pellegrini at a future stage. In his two years at Sassuolo, he made over 50 appearances across all competitions before returning to Roma in July 2017.

On the international level, he has represented Italy at various age levels. He has represented Italy at U19, U20, U21, and the senior level. He made his Italy national team debut on 11 June 2017. In June 2021, he was included in Italy's squad for UEFA Euro 2020 by Manager Roberto Mancini.

What is Lorenzo Pellegrini Famous For?

  • Being a professional football player.

Where is Lorenzo Pellegrini From?

Lorenzo Pellegrini was born on 19 June 1996. His birthplace is Rome, Italy. He was born to his parents Mr. and Mrs. Antonio Tonino Pellegrini where he grew up with his sister Gemella Pellegrini. He holds Italian nationality. He belongs to the white ethnicity. His religion is Roman Catholic. His horoscope sign is Gemini.

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Lorenzo Pellegrini Club Career

  • He started playing football for the youth team of Roma in 2005 and began his career at the club.
  • At the age of 18, he made his senior debut for Roma on 22 March 2015 in a 1-0 Serie A win against Cesena, coming on as a second-half substitute for Salih Ucan. 
  • On 30 June 2015, he signed for fellow Serie A side Sassuolo for a fee of €1.25 million. In terms of the transfer agreement, Roma retained a buy-back clause that afforded the club the opportunity to re-purchase Pellegrini at a future stage. He made his debut for Roma on 8 November 2015 in a 1-0 win over Carpi. On 6 December 2015, he scored his first goal for Roma in a 1-3 win against Sampdoria. In his first season, he made 20 appearances in Serie A, including one in the Coppa Italia, and scored 3 goals in all the competitions.
  • During his 2016-17 season, he became the youngest player to have a hand in 10 goals in a single Serie A campaign, having registered six goals and four assists by 10 April 2017. In that season, he made 34 appearances for the club, scoring eight goals and registering seven assists in all the competitions before re-signing for Roma at the end of the season.
  • On 30 June 2017, Roma exercised the buyback clause of €10 million which was included in his transfer agreement with Sassuolo to bring him back to Rome on a five-year deal. On 1 December 2017, he scored his first-ever goal for the club in a 3-1 league win against SPAL. During his 2017-18 season, he made 37 appearances for the club, scoring 3 goals and registering 5 assists in all the competitions.
  • During his 2018-19 season, he made 33 appearances for the club, scoring 4 goals and registering 7 assists in all the competitions as Roma finished in 
  • During his 2019-20 season, he made 34 appearances for the club, scoring 3 goals and registering 13 assists in all the competitions.
  • During his 2020-21 season, he made 47 appearances for the club, scoring 11 goals and registering 10 assists in all the competitions.

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Lorenzo Pellegrini International Career

  • He has represented Italy at various age levels. 
  • He has represented Italy at U19, U20, U21, and the senior level. 
  • He made his debut for Italy's U19 side against Germany in March 2014.
  • He made his first appearance for the senior side in an 8-0 victory over San Marino in an unofficial friendly match on 31 May 2017.
  • He made his Italy national team debut on 11 June 2017 in a 5-0 home win over Liechtenstein in a World Cup qualifier. 
  • In June 2017, he was included in the Italy under-21 squad for the 2017 UEFA European U21 Championship by manager Luigi Di Biagio. On 18 June 2017, he scored the nation's first goal at the tournament in a 2-0 win over Denmark. Italy was eliminated in the semi-finals following a 3-1 defeat to Spain on 27 June 2017.
  • Two years after his promotion to the senior team, he was called back in the U21 squad for the 2019 UEFA European U21 Championship on home soil.
  • On 5 September 2019, he scored his first goal for Italy national team in a 3-1 away win over Armenia in a Euro 2020 qualifier.
  • In June 2021, he was included in Italy's squad for UEFA Euro 2020 by Manager Roberto Mancini.

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Lorenzo Pellegrini wife

Looking at his personal life, Lorenzo Pellegrini is a married man. He got married to his beautiful girlfriend, Veronica Martinelli in 2018. The couple is blessed with two children, one daughter, and a son. He is having an intimate relationship with his wife and children where they are living their life happily together. 

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Lorenzo Pellegrini Height and Weight

Lorenzo Pellegrini stands at a height of 1.86m i.e. 6 feet and 1 inches tall. He has a bodyweight of 77kg. He has an athletic body build. His eye color and hair color are black. His sexual orientation is straight.

Lorenzo Pellegrini Net Worth and Salary

Lorenzo Pellegrini earns from his professional career as a football player. His income is from contracts, salaries, bonuses, and endorsements. In June 2015, he signed for fellow Serie A side Sassuolo for a fee of €1.25 million. In June 2017, Roma exercised the buyback clause of €10 million which was included in his transfer agreement with Sassuolo to bring him back to Rome on a five-year deal. As of 2021, his estimated net worth is €7 million and his salary is £3.9 million. His market value is around €40 million. 

Did You Know?

  • He started playing football at the age of 9.
  • He wears shirt number 7 for Roma.
  • During his 2016-17 season, he became the youngest player to have a hand in 10 goals in a single Serie A campaign, having registered six goals and four assists by 10 April 2017.
  • He made his first appearance for the senior side in an 8-0 victory over San Marino in an unofficial friendly match on 31 May 2017.
  • On 9 November 2020 he tested positive for COVID-19.