Giovani Lo Celso Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 24 May, 2018
Facts of Giovani Lo Celso
Date of Birth: 1996 , April-9
Age: 25 years old
Birth Nation: Argentina
Height: 5 Feet 10 Inch
Name Giovani Lo Cleso
Birth Name Giovani Lo Cleso
Father Juan Pere Lo Celso
Nationality Argentine, Italian
Birth Place/City Rosario, Argentina
Ethnicity Italian descent
Profession Footballer
Eye Color Black
Hair Color Light Brown
Face Color Fair
Sisters Luciana Lo Celso
Siblings Luciana Lo Celso and Francesco Lo Celso
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Argentine talented footballer, Giovani Lo Celso is playing as a central midfielder for French giants Paris Saint-Germain. Lo Celso is playing for the club since 2017 after signing a five-year-deal in 2016. Previously, he used to play for Argentine club Rosario Central. In 2016 after signing a deal with PSG, he was again transferred to Central on loan.

Lo Celso's impressive performance earned him a spot in Argentina U-23 squad for the 2016 Summer Olympics. He represented his national team in several tournaments. He was named in the final squad for the 2018 World Cup.

Early Life of Giovani Lo Celso

Giovani Lo Celso was born to Juan Pere Lo Celso on 9th April 1996 in Rosario, Argentina. Lo Celso holds both Argentine and Italian nationality and as far as his ethnicity/race is concerned, he is of Italian descent. His birth sign is Aries.

He has a sister Luciana Lo Celso and a brother Francesco Lo Celso.

Giovani Lo Celso's Career

Rosario Central

Giovanni Lo Celso made his professional debut playing for the club Rosario Central. On 19th July 2015, Lo Celso made his league debut in a 0-0 draw against Velez Sarsfield. He scored his first goal for the club on 28th February 2016 in a 3-0 victory over Colon.

On 10th April 2016, he scored his second goal for the club in a 3-2 victory over Velex Stansfield.

Paris Saint-Germain

Lo Celso signed a five-year contract with the French giants Paris Saint-Germain on 26th July 2016 for € 8.5 million ($9.97 million). He was again transferred to his old team on loan and played for the club until 31st December 2016.

On 5th April 2017, Lo Celso made his club debut in Coupe de France quarterfinal game in a 4-0 win over US Avranches replacing Adrian Rabbit in the 63rd minutes of the game. He scored his first goal for the team on 30th January 2018 in Coupe in a 3-2 Copa de la Liga win against Rennes.

So far, he scored 6 goals appearing in 52 games.

Giovani Lo Celso's International Career

Giovani Le Celso's impressive performance in his club earned him a call to the Argentina U-23 squad for the 2016 Summer Olympics. Cleso made his Argentina U-23 debut on 4th August 2016 in a 2-0 win over Portugal replacing Cristian Espinoza in the 72nd minutes of the game.

Lo Celso made his senior team debut on 11th November 2017 in a 1-0 victory over Russia where he was replaced by Alejandro Gomez in the 59th minute. In May 2018, he was selected in the final 35-man squad for the 2018 World Cup in Russia alongside talents like Lionel Messi, Paulo Dybala, and Cristian Pavon among others.

Giovani Lo Celso's Net Worth

Giovani Lo Celso's contract with prestigious clubs and endorsement helped him to accumulate a net worth somewhere around $1 million.

As of 2018, Lo Celso earns a salary in six digits from his club, Paris Saint-Germain. He also collected an impressive amount from the endorsement deal with Nike. His current market value is €18 million ($21.20).

He owns a Mercedes Benz, cost starts from $35,475.

Giovani Lo Celso’s Personal Life

Giovani Lo Celso, the central midfielder, is yet to be married and also is not dating anyone in the present days. So far, he has not made any of his affairs public which shows that he prefers to keep his love life low key.

Nevertheless, Lo Celso values his relationship with his mates and family. 

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