Angel Correa is a famous Argentine professional football player who played for La Liga club Atletico Madrid and the Argentine national team. Angel Correa played as a forward and winger in his team. He is a very brilliant and famous football player and also played various matches with various teams. Check all the details given below about Angel Correa’s Wiki, Age, Height, Family, Girlfriend, Children, Stats, Awards, Salary, Net Worth, Biography & More.
Angel Correa Wiki/Biography
Angel Correa was born on 9th March 1995, (Age: 27 years; as of 2022) in Rosario, Argentina. His full real name is Angel Martin Correa and he is commonly known as Angel Correa. Angel Correa’s nationality is Argentine and his ethnicity is Argentine. His zodiac sign is Pisces and he follows Christianity (religion).
Angel Correa Educational Qualification
Angel doesn’t disclose any information about his schooling. So, we assume that he completed his schooling in his hometown. And, then Angel joined clubs and play for them and earned from them and fulfilled his dream of football player for the Argentina national team.
Angel Correa Physical Stats
- Height: 5′ 7″ inches
- Weight: 70kg
- Body Measurement: 36-12-29 inches
- Hair Color: Black
- Eye Color: Brown
- Dress Size: 8 US
- Shoe Size: 10 US
Angel Correa Family & Parents
Angel Correa was born into a middle-class family to Argentine Parents. His father’s name is Angel Correa he passed away when the angel was just 12 years old. His mother’s name is Marcela Martinez she is a housewife.
Angel has two siblings brother and a sister. His brother’s name is Luis Martinez who is passed away when he was just 12 years old. His sister name is Julieta Correa. His family always support him in his football career.
Angel Correa Girlfriend & Children & Relationships
Correa’s dating status is committed and his marital status is unmarried. Angel Correadating Sabrina Di Marzo who is his wife-to-be. The couple has two children daughters.
Their daughter’s name is Lolita and they don’t disclose their second and younger daughter’s names. They both lived happily together and with their daughters and enjoy their life joyfully.
Angel Correa Career & Stats
Club Career San Lorenzo
Angel joined San Lorenzo’s youth setup in 2007 at the age of 12, after a trial period. He was due to join the Portuguese club Benfica on a free transfer, but the deal later collapsed, in the summer of 2012.
Angel signed a 4-year professional deal with the Ciclon on 23rd September 2012 and was promoted to the first team in January 2013. He played his first match as a professional, coming on as a second-half substitute in a 0-1 loss at Newell’s Old Boys on 31st March. On 11 May, Correa scored his first professional goal, netting the last of a 3–0 home success against Boca Juniors.
After scoring six goals in 2013-2014, he agreed on a deal with La Liga holders Atletico Madrid for a reported fee of €7.5 million on 27th May 2014. Angel Correa signed a five-year contract with the Madrid side, joining the club after the 2014 Copa Libertadores. However, he was sidelined for six months due to a heart tumor in June 2014.
After undergoing surgery on 18 June in New York, he started light training in August, and officially joined the club on 13 December. Torres finally made his Atleti debut, replacing Oliver Torres in a 1-0 home league match win against Las Palmas on 22nd August 2015.
Correa also Fernando Torres in the second goal. Atletico announced that Correa and teammate Sime Vrsaljko were both positive for COVID-19, ruling them out of the team’s quarter-final fixture against RB Leipzig. Correa started his 2021–22 La Liga season on the right foot, as he scored in consecutive matches against Celta Vigo and Elche to hand Atletico back-to-back wins.
International Career South American U-20 Championship selection
Humberto Grondona, U-20 Argentina Selection Technical Director, submitted a list of 32 Argentine players including Correa, invited to train to make the final roster for the South American U-20s championship on 6th January 2015. After four days of training, Grondona announced the final 23-man roster that featured Correa as the captain of the Under-20 Argentine side.
Angel make his debut for Argentina U-20 national football team against Ecuador in the first game of the group stage on 14th January. Correa scored a goal during a 6–2 win against Peru, helping Argentina advance out of the group stage on 18th January. On 7 February, Argentina played against tournament host Uruguay in the U-20 South America Cup final. Correa earned honors for the Best Player of the Tournament.
U-20 World Cup selection
Humberto Grondona confirmed the list of 21 football players including Correa to represent Argentina in the U-20 World Cup hosted by New Zealand on 13th May 2015. During Argentina’s opening match for the U-20 World Cup group stage against Panama, on 30th May. Argentina only earned two points in the group stage meaning they failed to advance into the knockout round.
Angel makes his full-squad debut. coming on as a late substitute for Ezequiel Lavezzi in a friendly match against Bolivia, on 4th September 2015. He was a member of the 2021 Copa America winning side, appearing twice in group-stage matches against Bolivia and Paraguay. On 17 November 2022, he received a late call-up to the 2022 FIFA World Cup squad, as an emergency replacement for the injured Nicolas Gonzalez.
Angel Correa’s Style of Play
Angel Correa has been compared to compatriot Sergio Aguero, due to his similar height. His playing style is more similar to Carlos Tevez, in a more attacking positional role. He holds good skill, pace, and low center of gravity, aside from good technique and first touch.
Angel Correa Awards & Achievements
- Argentine Primera División in 2013 Inicial.
- Copa Libertadores in 2014.
- La Liga in 2020–21.
- UEFA Europa League in 2017–18.
- UEFA Super Cup in 2018.
- UEFA Champions League runner-up in 2015–16.
- South American U-20 Championship in 2015.
- Copa América in 2021.
- CONMEBOL–UEFA Cup of Champions in 2022.
- La Liga Player of the Month in January 2022.
Angel Correa Favorite Things
- Favorite Playing Position: Forward
- Favorite Car: Mercedes
- Favorite Food: Italian Food
- Favorite Drinks: Coffee
- Favorite Color: Black
- Favorite Cell Phone/Brand: iPhone/Apple
Angel Correa‘s Net Worth
Correa’s net worth is estimated approx $ 3 million- 5 million dollars. His profession is a famous football player in Argentina. He played in so many clubs and international teams and earned from them. His annual salary is $4,758,960 as of December 2022. Correa has extended his contract with Atletico Madrid until 2026, the La Liga club confirmed on Wednesday. “Angel has renewed his contract with our club until 2026 and will continue to wear the red and white shirt for four more seasons,” the club wrote in a statement.
Angel Correa Social Handles
Angel Correa Amazing Facts
- Currently, Angel playing for Atletico Madrid.
- His position in his team is Forward/ Winger.
- His jersey number is 10.
- He had already faced two major tragedies by the age of 12 the death of his father and brother.
- He has good skill, pace, and a low center of gravity, aside from good technique and first touch.
- While playing with San Lorenzo, he was a teammate of Emmanuel Mas.
- His coach’s name is Diego Simeone.
- His career manager’s name is Augustine Jimenez.
- Correa’s hobbies are Watching Movies, Horse Riding.
- He also loved to spend time with his friend and go on vacations with them.
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