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Top facts about Theo Hernandez

A look at the Top Facts about Theo Hernandez including his childhood, love life, career and his most interesting quotes.

Theo Hernandez is a French professional player who is currently playing as a Left-Back at AC Milan and France national team. During the past few seasons, He has established himself as one of the best and most wanted Left-backs in the world.

Theo Hernandez was very successful with Milan in the 2019-20 season. Although Milan failed to secure a

Champions League

spot, Theo Hernandez was chosen as Milan's best player of the season. With the arrival of the enigmatic Zlatan Ibrahimovic and the new youngster's like Theo Hernandez, Milan once again became a force to be recognized and the 19-20 season was the start of their rise back among the top teams of Serie A.

AC Milan has started the 20-21 Premier League season on a very good form. They topped their group at the 

Europa League

 with 6 wins out of 6 games and are at the top of the Serie A table with 27 points from 12 games. Hernandez has scored 5 goals and has provided 4 assists in 18 matches so far this season.

At 23, Hernandez is considered as one of the best Left-backs in the football world. We will have to wait and see whether he stays at AC Milan in the coming seasons or will move to another club. If Milan can continue their form, it will be highly unlikely for the young Frenchman to leave San Siro. For now let's have a look at the 

top facts about Theo Hernandez


Top facts about Theo Hernandez you might want to know

In the following article we will take a look at the

top facts about Theo Hernandez

. First we present you with some general information about him.

  • Full Name

    : Theo Bernard François Hernandez

  • Height & Weight:

    1.84 m /80 kg

  • Family Members:

    Jean-François (Father), Laurence (Mother), Lucas (Brother)

  • Marital Status

    : Single (in a relationship)

  • Wife/Girlfriend

    : Adriana Pozueco (Ex. Girlfriends), Zoe Cristofoli (Current Girlfriend)

  • Children

    : None

  • Current team

    : AC Milan

  • Jersey Number:

    19 at AC Milan

  • Zodiac Sign

    : Libra

Date and Place of Birth

: 6 October 1997 / Marseille,


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Theo Hernandez Birthday, Zodiac Sign and nationality

The first part our article on top facts about Theo Hernandez is about his birthday.

Theo Hernandez Birthday

is at 6th of October 1997. Theo Hernandez nationality is French although he has strong Spanish roots from his paternal side. He was born in


, France.

Theo Hernandez zodiac sign is Libra. He shares his birthday with many great stars from football and other fields. Some of the most famous figures born on 6th of October are:


: Kasper Dolberg, Pizzi, Mark Schwarzer and Bruce Grobbelaar/

Actors and Actresses

: Elisabeth Shue, Janet Gaynor and Marek Wlodarczyk


: Amy Jo Johnson and Sunhwa

Theo Hernandez Childhood story

At this part of the article we will look at the top facts about

Theo Hernandez childhood

story and the family and he grew up in.

Theo Hernandez was born into a family of footballers. Looking back at his origins, it is obvious that he has football in his genes. His father, Jean-François Was also a football player who spent many years of his career at Atletico Madrid. At the time of Theo's birth, his father was playing at Marseille and that's why he was born in France.

Theo also has an older brother, Lucas who also became a professional footballer. Currently Lucas is playing as a defender for

Bayern Munich


The Hernandez brothers had a troubled childhood. Their parents were not on good terms with each other and had constant violent fights. When Theo was only four years old, his father left his family without any explanation and never contacted them again to this day.

Theo and Lucas was brought up thank to the heroics of their mother, Laurence who worked tirelessly to support her family financially.

Theo has rarely talked about his father. In an interview with AC Milan website he said:

"My parents separated when I was little and I haven’t had any relationship with my father for a long time. But I’m fine like this."

Lucas was more open about sharing the memories of that dark period in the brother's childhood when he was asked about the disappearance of their father:

“We never understood why he left. So we just grew up with our mother. She lived, worked and gave everything to us. We did not miss anything."

"It finally became clear to me that he left because he did not love us. And if he did not love us, then it was better that he left."

According to


's interview the two brothers soon started to play football together, a change which helped them greatly in dealing with the hardship of growing up without a father.

"My mother, brother and I soon became a sworn trio after the split. Theo and I always had a football with us - morning, noon and night. We played together all the time. My brother is my best friend, we are very close."

With the financial support of their grandparents Theo and Lucas joined

Atletico Madrid

's academy. Where they stayed until their teenage years. They parted ways in 2016 when Lucas got promoted to Atletico's first team and Theo was loaned to Alaves.

They immediately impressed his coaches with his incredible speed and moved through the ranks with ease.

Theo Hernandez girlfriend, Relationships and Marital Status

A look at Theo Hernandez love life shows that the youngster is a fan of variety and change. Theo Hernandez has had two notable relationships in his life. The first known

Theo Hernandez girlfriend

was Adriana Pozueco, a Spanish Sport Journalist whom Theo met in 2017 when he was playing at



The two had a very close relationship for a few years before splitting up due to personal disagreements. According to reports, Theo was accused of sexually assaulting Adriana shortly before the couple broke up and it seems that their relationship was going into the wrong direction for some time.

One cool fact about Adriana Pozueco was that she was die-hard fan of Atletico Madrid and did not try to hide it even when her boyfriend signed for Real Madrid in 2017.

She once posted a picture of herself in an Atletico's kit as a toddler. The caption of the post was:

"My mum made me pretty, smart and anti-Madridista"

Adrianna is still active as a journalist. Her Instagram account,


has around 175k followers.

Theo Hernandez soon found love after his break up with Adriana Pozueco. This time his girlfriend was the beautiful Italian Tattoo artist, Zoe Cristofoli.

Known as the 'tiger of Verona' Cristofoli is the ex-girlfriend of the famous TV personality, Fabrizio Corona. She was also photographed with

Sergio Aguero

in 2018.

Theo and Zoe met shortly after Theo joined AC Milan in 2019. They fell in love instantly and Theo has made no secret of his admiration for Zoe in their social media accounts.

Zoe Cristofoli is active in Social media and Her Instagram account (


) has around 530k Followers.

The couple has always had a fun relationship. In October 2020 Zoe Cristofoli showed her TikTok followers the couples' dance. The video went viral soon as the two used a video trick to swap shirts.

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Theo Hernandez Net worth, Salary and Market Value

Theo Hernandez has an estimated net worth of 5 million Euros in 2020, including all of his properties and earnings.

Theo Hernandez market value

is at 45 million Euros. He is ranked number 23 among all the defenders and number 6 among all the left-backs in the football world. Theo Hernandez salary in 2020 is reportedly 1.5 million Euros annually.

Theo Hernandez Transfermarket stats

According to

Theo Hernandez Transfermarket

stats, he has played a total of 154 games for five club. He has scored 1153 goals and has provided 19 assists for his team mates.

Theo Hernandez Transfermarket stats shows why he is considered among the best left-backs in the world. During his career, Theo Hernandez has played 149 games as a Left-back and 4 games as a Left midfielder.

On the international level Theo Hernandez Transfermarket stats shows that he has played 4 games for France. Theo Hernandez was also a member of France U18, U19 and


youth teams and in total scored 1 goal in 16 games.

Theo Hernandez Tattoos 

It is very hard not to notice

Theo Hernandez tattoos

whenever you see him on the field.

Theo Hernandez

has many tattoos on different parts of his body, which is not surprising since he has been in a relationship with one of Italy's most famous tattoo artists, Zoe Cristofoli.

Theo himself has stated in an interview with Milan's website that he loves tattoos and everything he have written on his skin makes sense. Theo Hernandez has the following 9 tattoos on his body:

A quote in Spanish on his right arm which translates as: “Fight for what you want” which is how he leads, on and off the field."

Roman numerals, a statue of Julius Caesar and another one of the Colosseum on his right forearm and right wrist.

A staircase leading up to a shrine on his right arm and a statue of Achilles on the upper side of his right forearm.

An angel on his right shoulder and a bird on his right bicep along with four names, “Bernard”, “Marie France”, “Laurence”, and “Theo” next to it.

A Geisha tattoo on the left side of his stomach.

The date of France winning World Cup final against


. (15/07/18)

And finally a giant "Pagoda" tattoo which covers the entire of his back.

Some Short top facts about Theo Hernandez

Theo Hernandez is active in social media. Theo Hernandez Instagram account (


) has around 2.1 million followers.

Theo Hernandez Height is 1.84 meters. Theo Hernandez weight is 80kg.

Theo Hernandez position

is Left-back although he has played as right winger as well. Theo Hernandez age is 23.

Like many other football stars, Theo Hernandez is crazy about playing the FIFA game. Theo Hernandez rating in FIFA 21 is 85 (his overall rating) with a potential of 85.

Theo Hernandez religion is Christianity. He is a Catholic by birth.

Aside from football, Theo Hernandez's favorite sport is tennis. He often plays with his brother, Lucas in the summer holidays. His favorite player is Rafael Nadal.

Theo Hernandez speaks two Languages, French and Spanish. Theo himself has stated that he speaks Spanish better than his native French.

Theo Hernandez favorite Italian foods are Pasta, pizza and risotto.

Growing up, Theo Hernandez idol was AC Milan legend, Paolo Maldini. He believes his former teammate, Marcelo is the best Left-back in the world.

Theo Hernandez Quote

One of the most amusing parts of SportMob's article on

top facts about Theo Hernandez

is a look back at his most interesting and controversial quotes about himself and other players.

On playing alongside Zlatan Ibrahimovic:

“It’s a team-mate great, very positive.


is a person who does not like to never lose. When we make mistakes or make errors, they charge us and always desires the best.”

“Ibra’s arrival was a very positive thing for us, he helped us one by one. When something wasn’t right he always supported us.”

On why he decided to extend his contract with Milan:

Maldini has believed in me and here I am really happy. I am excited to be at Milan and I decided to stay in rossonero. I have four years of contract here and I am really happy.

On life in Italy:

“I like Italy very much, I also met my new girlfriend here, I am very happy and content. I feel good in Milan and also in Sardinia, where I was on vacation: it was wonderful.”

On getting defensive advices from Paolo Maldini:

“From time to time Maldini takes me aside and tells me where to improve. I appreciate him so much, it’s great that a person like Maldini, for the player he was, gives me advice and tells me where to improve, or where I’m doing well.”

On his hairstyle:

“Every now and then I like to change my look, especially in summer. The weather is good, the sun is shining, and having blonde hair is beautiful. Samu Castillejo dyes them too, if we were to reach the Champions League I would dye them red and black, with the Milan crest on the side.”

Theo Hernandez records and achievements

We round up our article on the top facts about Theo Hernandez with a list of his most notable achievements and records at club and international level.

With Alaves:

Copa del Rey

runner-up: 2016–17

With Real Madrid:

Spanish Super Cup: 2017/ UEFA Champions League: 2017–18/ UEFA Super Cup: 2017/ FIFA Club World Cup: 2017

Individual honors and records:

A.C. Milan Player of the Season: 2019–20

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top facts about Theo Hernandez

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