Gonzalo Plata’s net worth, fact, career, awards, biography & life story

Quick Facts About Gonzalo Plata

Celebrated Name Gonzalo Plata
Age 20 Years
Nick Name Gonzalo
Birth Name Gonzalo Jordy Plata Jimenez
Birth Date 2000-11-01
Gender Male
Profession Footballer
Links Instagram

Gonzalo Jordy Plata Jimenez, professionally known as Gonzalo Plata is an Ecuadorian professional football player. Plata plays as a winger for the Portuguese club Sporting CP and the Ecuador national team. He started his football career at Independiente de Valle graduating through the club’s youth’s setup. He joined the Portuguese club Sporting CP in 2019. He was part of the club that won the Primeira Liga in 19 years.

On the international level, he made his senior international debut in 2019. He represented Ecuador in 2022 FIFA World Cup qualifiers and UEFA Euro 2020.

What is Gonzalo Plata Famous For?

Rising Ecuadorian winger who plays for Sporting CP. Won Premeira Liga and Taca da Liga with Sporting CP in 2021.

Where is Gonzalo Plata From?

Gonzalo Plata was born on 1 November 2000. His birth name is Gonzalo Jordy Plata Jimenez. His birth place is in Guayaquil in Ecuador. He holds an Ecuadorian nationality. He belongs to Ecuadorian ethnicity and his religion is Christianity. His zodiac sign is Scorpio. Information about his parents and sibling are not available at present. 

Gonzalo Plata Career

Gonzalo Plata started playing football at an early age. He joined the youth setup of LDU Quito in 2011. In 2012, he joined the youth setup of Independiente del Valle. He progressed through the club’s youth system until he was promoted to the club first team in 2018.He signed with the Portuguese club Sporting CP during the 2018-19 winter transfer window. He scored his debut Primeira Liga goal against Boavista in February 2020. Plata won Primeira Liga and Taca da Liga 2020-21 with Sporting CP. It was Sporting’s first Primeira Liga title in 19 years. On the international level, Plata represented Ecuador’s U20 national team.He was part of the Ecuador U20 team that won the South American Youth Championship in 2019. He won the FIFA U20 World Cup Bronze Ball in 2019. The following year, he made his senior international debut. He scored his debut senior international goal in a friendly against Bolivia in September 2019. He was a key player for Ecuador in the 2022 FIFA World Cup qualifiers. He scored against Uruguay, Colombia, and Peru in the qualifiers.He was named to the Ecuador squad for the 2021 Copa America. He scored his debut Copa America goal against Venezuela in June 2021. 

Who is Gonzalo Plata Girlfriend?

Gonzalo Plata is not married. He is young and focused on his football career. The Ecuadorian national has maintained a low profile regarding his personal life. It is not clear whether he is dating anyone or not at present. His social media handles do not reflect him being in a relationship. If single, he will soon be dating a beautiful girl in the near future. Any developments in his personal life will be updated here. 

How Tall is Gonzalo Plata?

Gonzalo Plata stands at a height of 1.78 m i.e. 5 feet and 10 inches tall. He has a body weight of around 75 kg. He has an athletic body build. His eye color is dark brown and his hair color is black. His sexual orientation is straight. 

What is Gonzalo Plata Salary and Net Worth?

Gonzalo Plata earns from his professional career as a football player. His income comes from contracts, salaries, bonuses, and endorsements. The Ecuadorian national started his professional career from the Ecuadorian club, Independiente de Valle. He joined the Portuguese club Sporting CP in 2019. At Sporting, he is paid 4K pounds per week in salary. His current market value is around 5 million pounds. At present, his net worth is estimated at around 1 million pounds.

Did You Know?

He was only 12 years old when he joined Independiente del Valle.He wears jersey number 20 at Sporting CP.He wears jersey number 19 for Ecuador national team.