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Top facts about Sergio Rico, PSG goalkeeper

Tue 01 June 2021 | 16:30

Today’s article will be about a goalkeeper of good reputation who is currently playing for a top-class club and Spain’s national team; welcome to top facts about Sergio Rico, PSG goalkeeper.

Sergio Rico González is a Spanish goalkeeper who currently represents Ligue 1 team Paris Saint-Germain.

He started his career at Sevilla, where he won the Europa League twice and played in over 170 competitive matches.

Sergio signed a one-year loan deal with Paris Saint-Germain after a season in the Premier League with

Fulham

.

Rico, a well-liked and valued member of the squad, signed a four-year deal with the capital club on the eve of the 2020-21 season, following some impressive results, most notably in the UEFA Champions League semi-final against

Leipzig

.

 In 2019, he signed a contract with Paris Saint-Germain, initially on loan, and then permanently in 2020. Rico debuted for Spain at the senior level in 2016 and was selected for the European Championship the same year.

Now, without further introductions let us hop into the main parts of the article just to explore the crucial

top facts about Sergio Rico

.

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Sergio Rico information

In this part of the top facts about Sergio Rico, we have gathered all the most basic and necessary information which you would probably need to prepare that amazing brain of yours to attract all the information featured in the next parts of this article.

We have listed his personal information as well as football ones. Hope you enjoy it.

Personal information

  • Full name:

    Sergio Rico González

  • Current profession:

    Football player

  • Date of birth:

    1 September 1993

  • Age:

    27

  • Star Sign:

    Virgo

  • Star sign features:

    Kind, gentle, and supportive

  • Nationality:

    Spanish

  • Place of birth:

    Seville, Spain

  • Marital status:

    Dating

  • Religion:

    Christian

Football information

  • Position:

    Goalkeeper

  • Player agent:

    YOU FIRST SPORTS

  • Total appearances:

    226

  • Club appearances:

    225 

  • Market value:

    7 million euros

  • Foot:

    Right

Current team:

PSG

National appearances:

1

Physical stats and appearance

  • Height:

    1.95 m

  • Weight:

    90 kg

  • Hair color:

    Dark brown

  • Skin color:

    White

  • Facial hair:

    Short

Now that you have all the basic information about Sergio Rico right in the palm of your hand, we can move on to the next parts of

top facts about Sergio Rico

, like his transfermarkt statistics and net worth.

Sergio Rico Transfermarkt

For this section of top facts about Sergio Rico, we will have 3 criteria, his market value, transfer list, and his statistics. Sergio Rico's statistics will be presented to you under the current heading.

Sergio Rico is one of those footballers who have an interesting market value graph which we would get to next but for now, let us talk about his information on

Transfermarket.com

.

The first thing that you would notice while exploring his information is the blue badge over his club information which reads as “new arrival”. However, he joined PSG in 2020 and his contract will expire on June 30th, 2024.

The organization behind his success which would be called his agent is YOU FIRST SPORTS.

Madrid's You First Sports, formerly known as ASM, is led by agents Alvaro Torres and Pelayo Garcia. The renamed basketball and football agency has signed over $750 million in active contracts, with professional footballers Fabian Ruiz and

Luis Alberto

, as well as NBA players Kristaps Porzingis and Serge Ibaka, among its clients.

Back to his statistics, For the current season which is 20/21, he has 5 clean sheets and has received 9 goals in his 20 appearances. Sergio Rico has been included in the starting eleven 24 percent of the time. He has 12 yellow cards in total and has conceived 349 goals to this day.

Sergio Rico market value

One of the top facts about

Sergio Rico

is his market value and it is currently 7 million euros. If you take a look at his market value graph you would see that it starts from 1 million euros.

It remained unchanged for quite some time until January 2015 After the listed date, his market value soared to new heights, reaching 15 million euros, before plateauing for a few months before his second rise, which marked his peak market value of 20 million euros in January 2017.

Following these incredible occurrences, everything went downhill for him, as his net worth plummeted to just over 12 million euros in 2018. His current market value puts him in 24th place amongst PSG players and 137th in Ligue 1.

Sergio Rico transfer list

In this part of the top facts about Sergio Rico, we will take a look at his transfers and will analyze the transfer fee and market value differences.

His first 3 moves or better to call rank ups were his transfers from youth club to under 19 and then to 

Sevilla Athletico

and finally to the top-class Sevilla club. On August 9 2018 he was moved to Fulham as a result of a loan agreement between the clubs.

He then came back to his original club in July 2019. Before his final move to PSG, he was once a loan player for Paris. However, his current contract came with a 6-million-euro fee while his net worth was 8 million euros.

Sergio Rico career

It's time to take a brief look at his career to wrap up top facts about Sergio Rico which are related to football.

Rico was born in the Andalusia city of Seville. He began his senior career with Sevilla FC's reserves, where he spent most of his first seasons in Segunda División B.

He signed a new two-year contract with the club on July 1, 2013. Rico made his first-team – and La Liga – debut on September 14, 2014, starting in a 2–0 home victory over 

Getafe CF

, benefiting from the injuries of both Beto and Mariano Barbosa. Four days later, he made his UEFA Europa League debut, playing the entire 90 minutes in a 2-0 win over Feyenoord at home.

Rico was promoted to the main squad in December 2014, surpassing Barbosa in the organizational hierarchy.

On the 16th, he extended his contract with the Rojiblancos, signing until 2017 and earning a spot in the first team. Rico appeared in Sevilla's UEFA Champions League group stage elimination in 2015–16 but was replaced by fellow youth graduate David Soria as the team went on to win the Europa League for the third consecutive season.

Rico joined Paris Saint-Germain F.C. on a season-long loan with an optional buyout clause on September 1, 2019.

Rico agreed on a permanent four-year deal on September 5, 2020, with a €6 million transfer fee. Rico and Sevilla partner Alex Vidal were called up to the 

Spanish national team

 for the first time on May 26, 2015, ahead of a friendly against Costa Rica and a UEFA Euro 2016 qualifying match against Belarus, but he did not play in either match.

Sergio Rico net worth and salary

Let’s analyze his net worth and salary in this part of the top facts about Sergio Rico. Sergio Rico, the goalkeeper of Paris Saint-Germain, receives £44,000 per week and £2,288,000 a year. Sergio Rico has cumulative earnings of £13,634,400 in their lifetime. His new deal runs out on June 30, 2024.

Sergio Rico social media

We'll look at Sergio Rico's social media accounts and discuss how he uses them in this section of the top information about him. We'll concentrate on prominent social media sites like Twitter and Instagram in this segment. Let's get down to it.

Sergio Rico Instagram

Sergio Rico has been active on Instagram by the name of sergioricogonzalez1 with a blue mark buy his ID indicating this is his official page.

He currently has over 215k followers. His page is decorated with 8 highlights with black and red covers. The titles of these highlights are based on his favorite categories such as football, Lifestyle, and Sevilla. He usually posts pictures of his training. He has recently posted a picture featuring

Navas

.

The caption of the post is in French but it is about his happiness of playing for PSG alongside his beloved playmates. Rico's Instagram account is full of lovely photos of the happy couple together. They both have a large fan base on Instagram, a photo and video-sharing social networking site.

Sergio Rico Twitter

Sergio Rico has been on this platform since 2011 and by the name of sergiorico25. He has over 80 thousand followers. It seems that he is the co-owner of the page since his bio reads as “Posts made by @DragoonTW and me.” His Twitter page is full of fancy posts with stunning designs and vivid colors.

Sergio Rico good deeds

Antonio is the young man Rico encountered in the team hotel. Only a regular guy who wanted to see the players and get an autograph.

Antonio's brain was discovered to have two tumors just a fortnight later. To kill the tumors, he underwent a 15-hour operation. As he entered the operating room, he saw a video from Rico wishing him well, and the goalkeeper paid him a visit at home a few days later. Rico recently dedicated his excellent performance to Antonio, his inspiration, after making two errors in two games.

Regarding this matter, Sergio said: “It had a profound effect on me. We spent a long time at his home, and to see the strength the boy possesses, to see the strength he possesses after 15 hours in surgery, to see the bravery...”

Sergio Rico relationships and personal life

Rico received the Sport award at the Young Andalusia Prizes in December 2016, earning it from regional president Susana Diaz, a supporter of city rivals

Real Betis

.

Here is a hell of a top facts for you to make top facts about Sergio Rico article a lot more interesting. On the 22nd of January 2021, his home was robbed during a match between PSG and Montpellier HSC. His father died in March, and teammate Navas honored him with a penalty save in the Champions League round of 16 against 

FC Barcelona

.

Sergio Rico is not yet married, but he has been in a long-term relationship with Alba Silva. The pair began dating in late 2016, according to Rico's social media, when he posted their first photo to his Instagram account in September 2016.

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