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Yannick Carrasco Bio, Age, Height, Wife, Net Worth

Yannick Carrasco Bio

Yannick Ferreira Carrasco is a professional footballer from Belgium. He currently plays for the Spanish professional football club Atletico Madrid in the La Liga and represents Belgium at the international level.

Currently, Yannick plays as a midfielder and left winger at Atletico Madrid, and he wears jersey number 21.

Yannick Carrasco net worth
Yannick Carrasco has a net worth of 15 million euros
Source: Instagram

First and foremost, Yannick’s close control and dribbling skills are his most noticeable strengths. By just sprinting at the defense with the ball, he can exploit spaces and create danger for the opponents.

Carrasco’s pace on the counterattack and ability to switch both flanks provide Atletico with flexibility. Perhaps, Carrasco is one of Atletico’s most talented players, and he improves as he gains experience.

Yannick Carrasco: Biography

Full Name Yannick Ferreira Carrasco
Nickname Yan
Occupation Professional Footballer
Playing Position Midfielder and Left Winger
Jersey No. 11 and 21
Preferred Foot Right
Date of Birth 4th September, 1993
Birthplace Ixelles, Belgium
Age 28 as (in 2022)
Zodiac Sign Virgo
Father’s Name Not Available
Mother’s Name Carmen Carrasco
Siblings Brother: Mylan Ferreira Carassco

Sister: Hugo and Ciela (Younger Half Siblings)

Wife Noemie Happart (2017 – Present)
Children None
Nationality Belgian
Religion Christianity
Education Not Available
Height 6 feet 1 inches or 1.85 m
Weight 71 kg or 157 lbs.
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity Belgian
Hair Color Black
Eye Color Dark Brown
Body Measurement Chest – 42 Inches

Waist – 30 Inches

Biceps – 14 Inches

Shoe Size US 11
Dress Size US 8
Body Type Athletic
Net Worth 15 million euros (12.8 million pounds)
Brand Endorsed Nike
Social Media Presence Twitter, Instagram, and Facebook
Last Updated June 2022

 

Early Life

Yan was born on 4th September, 1993 in Ixelles, which is a Municipality located in Belgium. He was born to a Portuguese father and a Spanish mother, Carmen Carassco.

However, Carrasco’s father abandoned them when Yannick was still a child, leaving her mother, Carmen, to raise Yannick and his younger brother Mylan Ferreira Carassco. He even has two younger half-siblings, Ciela, and Hugo.

Moreover, Yannick used to play football with his brother and friends when he was a kid. That’s when he became interested and committed to football.

Yannick Carrasco Age, Height, Weight, and Zodiac Sign:

The Belgian winger was born on 4th September, 1993, and according to his birth date, he is 28 years old. However, this 28-year-old player is 6 feet 1 inch (1.85 m) tall and weighs about 71 kg (157 lbs.).

Moving further, Yannick is often seen in a simple haircut, not a very quirky one. Likewise, his hair color is black, and he has dark brown eyes.

Yannick Carrasco height
Yannick Carrasco is 6 feet 1 inches tall
Source: Instagram

Moreover, Carrasco’s zodiac sign is Virgo which entails that he is loyal, analytical, thoughtful, hardworking, and practical. Moreover, his chest measurement is 42 inches, his biceps is 14 inches, and his waist size is 30 inches.

Also, Carrasco’s shoe size is 11 US and his dress size is 8 US.

Early career

In 1999, this Belgian winger started his football career at Stade Everios Racing Club, which is a football club situated in Belgium.

Yan played there for 1 year and joined Diegem Sports (Belgian association football club) in 2000 and stayed there till 2005.

At the age of 11, Yannick moved to Brussels to pursue his football career after five years with Diegem Sports.

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He joined KRC Genk in 2005 and quickly rose to prominence due to his exceptional talent.

Furthermore, after witnessing Yannick’s incredible football skills, Monaco signed him in 2010. He spent two years with the B team before being promoted to the senior team in 2012.

For the Monaco B team, Yan scored 10 goals over his 30 appearances.

Professional Club Career

Monaco

Carrasco made his professional debut for Monaco during the first game of the Ligue 2 against Tours in July 2012. He managed to score a freekick goal and ultimately led the team to victory.

In his first season with the club, he appeared in 27 games and scored six goals as Monaco regained their place in Ligue 1.

On 20th December, 2013, Carassco scored a brace within 10 minutes against Sochaux.

Later in the game, the score was equalized at 2-2, and Monaco missed the chance to reclaim first place in Ligue 1. However, Monaco secured the second position in the Ligue 1 behind Paris Saint-German.

Overall, Yannick managed to score 15 goals for Monaco in his 120 appearances.

Atletico Madrid

On 10th July, 2015, Atletico Madrid added a new attacking option with the signing of Belgium winger Yannick Carrasco from Monaco. He agreed to a five-year contract worth 20 million euros.

Eventually, Yannick managed to score his first goal for Atletico Madrid in a 2-0 comfortable win over Real Sociedad in October 2015.

Further, Yannick scored Atlético’s 79th-minute equalizer against Real Madrid in the 2016 UEFA Champions League Final at the San Siro. Unfortunately, his team lost the league in the penalty shootout.

On the other hand, Yannick became the first Belgian to score in a European Cup final.

Furthermore, this Belgian winger managed to score his first professional hat-trick against Granada CF on 15th October, 2016.

Lastly, during these 3 years at Atletico, Yannick netted 15 goals in his 96 appearances.

Dalian Professional

Carrasco joined Chinese Super League newbies Dalian Yifang (later rebranded as Dalian Professional) on 26th February, 2018, along with his teammate Nicolas Gaitan.

Further, Yannick made his debut on 3rd March, 2018, in an 8-0 a devastating loss to Shanghai.

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However, he scored his first goal for the club in his fourth match, a 1–1 away draw with Henan Jianye on 31st March 2018, ending his club’s losing streak.

In total, Carrasco scored 24 goals in his 52 appearances.

Atletico Madrid (Return)

On 31st January, 2020, Atlético Madrid re-signed the Belgian winger on loan from the Chinese club Dalian Professional until the end of the season.

However, Carrasco was signed permanently by Atletico Madrid on a four-year contract on 8th September, 2020.

Moreover, in November 2020, this Belgian winger scored the game-winning goal in a 1–0 win over Barcelona.

In conclusion, Carrasco has managed to score 37 goals and assisted 24 times in his 219 appearances for Atletico Madrid.

International Career

Carrasco represented Belgium national team at different age levels such as Under-15, Under-17, Under-18, Under-19, and Under-21.

However, Yannick made his professional international debut for Belgium National Team in March 2015. He entered as a substitute in a 5-0 win over Cyprus in UEFA Euro 2016 qualification.

Yannick scored his first international goal for Belgium National team on 26th June, 2016, and concluded with a 4-0 win over Hungary.

Moreover, The Belgian winger was also included in the Belgium squad in the 2018 FIFA World Cup by Roberto Martinez (manager of the Belgium National Team).

However, the Belgium team finished third in the 2018 FIFA World Cup, held in Russia.

Who is Yannick Carrasco Wife? Does he have children?

In June 2017, the 28-year-old Belgian winger married his long-term girlfriend, the glamorous former Miss Belgium, Noemie Happart. The couple started dating in 2015 and have been together for around 8 years.

Yannick carrasco wife
Yannick carrasco with his wife Noemie Happart
Source: Instagram

Undoubtedly, the kiss that Yannick planted on his beloved girlfriend after scoring the equalizer against Real Madrid in the UEFA Champions League final, is happily ensconced in the memory of every football fan.

However, Yannick does not have any children till now.

Further, his sexual orientation is straight.

FIFA 22 Stats

The Belgian winger, Yannick has an overall rating of 84 in FIFA 22 as well as a potential of 84. Further, Yannick has got a 4-star rating for his skills and a 4-star for his weak foot.

The Belgian winger wears the jersey number 11 for Belgium National Team and 21 for Atletico Madrid.

Pace

  • Acceleration: 89
  • Sprint: 88

Shooting

  • Positioning: 80
  • Finishing: 81
  • Shot Power: 85
  • Long Shots: 82
  • Volleys: 70
  • Penalties: 81

Passing

  • Vision: 77
  • Crossing: 81
  • Free Kick: 79
  • Short Passing: 79
  • Long Passing: 73
  • Curve: 81

Dribbling

  • Agility: 87
  • Balance: 73
  • Reactions: 80
  • Ball Control: 85
  • Dribbling: 88
  • Composure: 79

Defense

  • Interceptions: 43
  • Heading: 53
  • Awareness: 44
  • Standing Tackle: 47
  • Sliding Tackle: 35

Physical

  • Jumping: 71
  • Stamina: 80
  • Strength: 61
  • Aggression: 65

What is the Net Worth of Yannick Carrasco?

The Belgian winger signed a contract with Atletico Madrid in September 2020 with an annual salary of 4.5 million euros (3.8 million pounds) per year.

This implies that this 28-year-old player has an estimated net worth of 15 million euros (12.8 million pounds).

Likewise, his current market value is 40 million euros (35 million pounds).

Per Year Salary €4,500,000 £3,913,043
Per Month Salary €375,000 £326,087
Per Week Salary €86,538 £75,251
Per Day Salary €12,329 £10,721
Per Hour Salary €513 £446
Per Minute Salary €9 £7

Social Media Presence

Carrasco connects and socializes with his followers on various social media platforms. He generally posts about the match, family, vacations, his achievements, and he also endorses brands through social media.

Instagram: 896k followers

Facebook: 436k followers

Twitter: 126.2k followers

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

  • What is the Nationality of Yannick Carrasco?

Footballer Yannick Carrasco is Belgian.

  • What is the age of Carrasco?

Yannick Carrasco is 28 years old.

  • How tall is Yannick Carrasco?

Yannick Carrasco is is 6 feet 1 inch (1.85 m ) tall.

 

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