Lisandro Martinez

Lisandro Martinez

Lisandro Martinez
Quick Facts About Lisandro Martinez
Celebrated Name Lisandro Martinez
Age 24 years old
Nick Name the Butcher
Birth Name Lisandro Martinez
Birth Date 1998-01-18
Gender Male
Profession Argentine footballer
Nationality Argentine
Place of Birth Gualeguay, Argentina
Ethnicity Amerindian
Religion christianity
Horoscope Capricorn
Horoscope Capricorn
Father Raul Martinez
Mother Silvina Cabrera
Mother Silvina Cabrera
Sister Candy
Girlfriend Muri Lopez Benitez
Sexualorientation straight
Marital Status unmarried
Net Worth €41.6 million
Salary €7.4 million euros
Market Value €50 million euros
Height 5 ft 9 inches
Weight 77 Kg
Body Build/Type Athletic
Eye Color black
Hair Color blonde

Lisandro Martinez, an Argentine professional footballer, is well-known for his aerial prowess, anticipation, positioning, tackling, character, technique, and passing ability as a defender. He has also been praised by pundits for his overall solidity as a player and his ability to make interceptions. He is smart with the ball, a great passer, and reads the game well. 


Who is Lisandro Martinez?

Lisandro Martinez is an Argentine professional footballer. He currently plays primarily as a center-back for Premier League club Manchester United. In his International career, Martinez has represented the Argentine national team since 2019. He also represented the Argentina under-20 and under-23 levels from 2017 to 2019. 

Martinez began playing recreational soccer when he was only four years old in the local Club Urquiza based in Gualeguay 2002. In 2014, he joined the Argentine club Newell's Old Boys. He was promoted to Old Boys' first team in 2017 and made his professional debut for the club in the final fixture of the 2016–17 season of  Argentine Primera División.

In August 2017, Martínez joined fellow Argentine Primera División side Defensa y Justicia on loan. On 17th May 2019, he was transferred to the Eredivisie team Ajax for a reported fee of €7 million. On 27th July 2022, he joined the RedDevils for a reported transfer fee between £47 million to £49 million signing a five-year contract until 2027. 


Where was Lisandro Martinez born?

Lisandro Martinez was born on 18th January 1998 in Gualeguay, a city in the province of Entre Ríos, Argentina, on the Gualeguay River. His birthname is Lisandro Martínez. He holds an American nationality and belongs to the Amerindian ethnic group. His star sign is Capricorn. He is a follower of Christianity. 

Martinez was born into a middle-class family. His father's name is Raul Martinez while his mother's name is Silvina Cabrera. He has a little sister named Candy with whom he is super close and loves her very much. Growing up, Martinez was inclined toward playing football. 

Who is Lisandro Martinez's girlfriend? 

Muri Lopez Benitez, the girlfriend of Manchester United defender Lisandro Martinez has settled down well since moving to the UK from the Netherlands - and doesn't even mind the weather.


The Argentinian model and professional dancer have joined her partner in Manchester following his £47million move from Ajax - where he continues to impress having reunited with Erik ten Hag. Lisandro Martinez' has been with Muri Lopez Benitez for a decade.

They quote one fan as saying: "His confidence on the ball, defensive skills, passing accuracy, tenacity, fighting spirit, passion for the club, and everything else.

How much is Lisandro Martinez worth?

As of November 2022, the net worth of Lisandro Martinez is estimated to be €41.6 million. In July 2022 the center-back signed a contract with Manchester United that nets him a whopping salary of €7.4 million euros. His current market value is €50 million.  

The football star hasn't lack behind in living a moderate lifestyle through his massive earnings. He owns a beautiful apartment in Manchester. His family has real estate property in Argentina. The player drives a black Audi and a Mercedes. 

How tall is Lisandro Martinez?

Lisandro Martinez is 5 ft 9 inches tall and his body weight is around 77 Kg. He has an Athletic build body. As a football player, he regularly does workouts and gym exercises to keep himself fit and active. He has a short side-faded hairstyle that is blonde in color. His eyes color are black.

He always does heavy exercise which includes weight lifting, push-ups, Single-leg squats, Dumbbell bench step-ups, and others. He arrives every morning at the Manchester United FC football training center for warm-ups and training. 

Facts About Lisandro Martinez

  • #1He wears Nike Mercurial Vapor 14 Elite soccer cleats in 2022-2023.
  • #2Lisandro Martínez Rating is 81.
  • #3 His upper arm is is painted with the image of a Buddha.
  • #4He has an adorable baby pug.
  • #5Lisandro Martínez has kept a Clean Sheet in 5 matches out of the 14.
  • #6He is ranked number 5 among all players of Manchester United.
  • #7 He has an Introverted Personality.
  • #8Martinez has always tried to be someone who helps.
  • #9In his home country, he is known as a “Pitbull.”
  • #10 He is a distant relative of Ramon “Mencho” Medina Bell, a twice winner of Copa America.