Rodri Biography

Rodri

Quick Facts About Rodri

Celebrated Name Rodri
Age 25 Years
Nick Name RoRo
Birth Name Rodrigo Hernandez Cascante
Birth Date 1996-06-22
Gender Male
Profession Footballer
Nationality Spanish
Birth Nation Spain
Place Of Birth Madrid, Spain
Horoscope Cancer
Ethnicity White
Career Start 2006
Marital Status Single
Height 6 ft. 3 inches
Weight 83kg
Body Type Alethic
Eye Color Brown
Hair Color Black
Sexual Orientation Straight
Source of Wealth Football Career
Net Worth €15 Million
Salary £5.8 Million
Current Club Manchester City
Position Midfielder
Jersey Number 16

Rodrigo Hernandez Cascante professionally known as Rodri or Rodrigo is a Spanish professional football player who plays for Premier League club Manchester City and the Spain national team as a defensive midfielder. He started playing football for the youth team of Rayo Majadahonda in 2006. At the age of 11, he joined the Atletico Madrid youth setup in 2007. In 2013, he was released by Atletico Madrid due to a lack of physical strength and he then subsequently signed with Villarreal CF. On 7 February 2015, he made his senior debut for the reserves in the Segunda Division B. On 17 December 2015, he made his first-team debut. On 24 May 2018, he returned to Atletico Madrid on a five-year contract for a fee in the region of € 20 million plus 5 million in variables and made his debut on 8 August 2018 in the 2018 UEFA Super Cup in Tallinn. On 3 July 2019, he joined Premier League club Manchester City from Atletico Madrid after triggering his £62.8m release clause on a five-year contract. He made his debut for the club on 4 August 2019 in the 2019 FA Community Shield.

On the international level, he has represented Spain at various age levels. He has represented Spain at U16, U19, U21, and the senior level. He made his debut for the senior national team in 2018.

What is Rodri Famous For?

  • Being a professional football player.

Honors

  • Won the 2018 UEFA Super Cup with Atletico Madrid.
  • Won the 2019-20 EFL Cup with Manchester City.
  • Won the 2019 FA Community Shield with Manchester City.
  • Won the 2015 UEFA European U19 Championship with Spain U19.

Rodri Young

Source: [email protected]_go16hernandez

Where is Rodri From?

Rodri was born on 22 June 1996. His birth name is Rodrigo Hernandez Cascante. His birthplace is Madrid, Spain. He holds Spanish nationality. He belongs to the Hispanic ethnicity. His horoscope sign is Cancer.

Rodri Club Career

  • He started playing football for the youth team of Rayo Majadahonda in 2006. 
  • At the age of 11, he joined the Atletico Madrid youth setup in 2007. In 2013, he was released by Atletico Madrid due to a lack of physical strength and he then subsequently signed with Villarreal CF. 

Rodri Atletico Madrid

Source: [email protected]_go16hernandez

  • On 7 February 2015, he made his senior debut for the reserves in the Segunda Division B, coming on as a late substitute in a 3-1 away win against RCS Espanyol B. On 17 December 2015, he made his first-team debut in a 2-0 home win against SD Huesca in the Copa del Rey. On 18 February 2018, he scored his first goal in the Spanish top level in a 1-1 away draw against RCD Espanyol.
  • From 2015-2018, he made 63 appearances and scored 1 goal for Villarreal CF.
  • On 24 May 2018, he returned to Atletico Madrid on a five-year contract for a fee in the region of € 20 million plus 5 million in variables and made his debut on 8 August 2018 in a 4-2 extra-time win against rivals Real Madrid in the 2018 UEFA Super Cup in Tallinn. On 10 November 2018, he scored his first goal for Atletico Madrid in a 3-2 win against Atlantic Bilbao.
  • With Atletico Madrid, he won the 2018 UEFA Super Cup. He made 34 appearances and scored 3 goals for the club.
  • On 3 July 2019, he joined Premier League club Manchester City from Atletico Madrid after triggering his £62.8m release clause on a five-year contract. 

Rodri Manchester City

Source: [email protected]_go16hernandez

  • He made his debut for the club on 4 August 2019 in the 2019 FA Community Shield at Wembley Stadium, playing the full 90 minutes as City won on penalties against Liverpool after a 1-1 draw. 
  • He made his Premier League debut on 10 August 2019 in a 5-0 win against West Ham United. On 14 September 2019, he scored his first goal in a 3-2 away defeat by Norwich City.
  • On 1 March 2020, he helped City won the EFL Cup at Wembley Stadium for the third time in a row, beating Aston Villa by 2-1 in the final where he headed in City's second goal from a corner, which ultimately turned out to be the winner.
  • On 13 February 2021, he scored City's first goal in the game from a penalty in a 3-0 win over Tottenham Hotspurs.

Rodri Family

Source: [email protected]_go16hernandez

Rodri International Career

  • He has represented Spain at various age levels. 
  • He has represented Spain at U16, U19, U21, and the senior level. 
  • He was part of the Spain U19 squad that won the2015 UEFA European U19 Championship. 
  • He made his debut for the senior national team on 24 March 2018 in a 1-1 draw against Germany in Dusseldorf, replacing Thiago Alcantara.
  • In November 2020, he scored his first goal for Spain in a 6-0 win against Germany.

Rodri Girlfriend

Looking at his personal Life, Rodri is an unmarried guy. The footballer is focusing on his professional career. He might be dating a beautiful girl at present or might be single. Any updates on his love life will be updated here.

Rodri Height and Weight

Rodri stands at a height of 1.91m i.e. 6 feet and 3 inches tall. He has a bodyweight of 82kg. He has an athletic body build. His eye color is brown and his hair color is black. His sexual orientation is straight.

Rodri Net Worth and Salary

Rodri earns from his professional career as a football player. His income is from contracts, salaries, bonuses, and endorsements. In 2013, he was released by Atletico Madrid due to a lack of physical strength and he then subsequently signed with Villarreal CF. In 2018, he returned to Atletico Madrid on a five-year contract for a fee in the region of € 20 million plus 5 million in variables. In 2019, he joined Premier League club Manchester City from Atletico Madrid after triggering his £62.8m release clause on a five-year contract. As of 2021, his estimated net worth is €15 million and his salary is £5.8 million, while his market value is around €70 million. 

Did You Know?

  • He started playing football at the age of 10.
  • He wears shirt number 16 for Manchester City.