Leandro Paredes

Quick Facts

Celebrated Name Leandro Paredes
Age 27 Years
Nick Name The Magician, The Heir, Heir to Riquelme
Birth Name Leandro Daniel Paredes
Birth Date 1994-06-29
Gender Male
Profession Football Player
Nationality Argentine
Place Of Birth San Justo, Argentina
Horoscope Cancer
Religion Christianity
Father Victor Paredes
Mother Myriam Benitez
Sisters Vanessa Paredes and Jimena Paredes
Marital Status Married
Wife Camila Galante
Children Victoria Paredes and Giovanni Paredes
Height 5 ft. 11 inches
Weight 75kg
Sexual Orientation Straight
Source of Wealth Football Career
Net Worth €38 Million
Salary £7.6 Million
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Leandro Paredes is a professional football player from Argentina. He was a member of the Paris Saint-Germain club as well as the Argentina national football team. His position on the field is that of a midfielder. He presently plays for PSG as well as Argentina’s national squad. He is most remembered for his time as a player with the Italian Serie A team Roma and also was loaned to the Italian Serie A team Empoli F.C. from 2015 to 2016.


Leandro Paredes was born in San Justo, Argentina on June 29, 1994. His full name is Leandro Daniel Paredes, and he goes by the moniker Paredes. He is currently 27 years old. He is an Argentine citizen. His home is located in San Justo, Argentina. Victor Daniel is the name of his father.

Childhood Image of Leandro with his mother(Source: Lifeblogger)

He has two siblings: a brother and a sister. He has two sisters Vanessa Paredes and Jimena Paredes. His Zodiac Sign is Cancer and he holds Argentine nationality. This football player began his youth career for Boca Juniors youth academy in 2002 when he was eight years old.

Height & Weight

Leandro Paredes’s height(Source: Instagram)

Leandro’s height is 5 feet 11 inches/180cm or 1.80m. His weight is 74kg. His hair is dark and short. Leandro has hazel eyes. And he’s 27 years old.

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Relationship Status

In 2017, Leandro married his longtime lover Camila Galante. They also have two daughters, Victoria Paredes and Giovanni Paredes. The Pair were childhood buddies who became lovers and married partners on December 29, 2017. They have two children as a consequence of their marriage. They have a daughter, Victoria, and a son, Giovanni.

Professional Life

He was born in Argentina and reared there. On July 27, 2014, he made his debut in Roma. He had been there for a long time. He was listed among the most popular soccer players. Also included in Argentina’s top list of notable celebrities. On January 29, 2019, PSG, a French club, confirmed the signing of Paredes.

In 2010, he made his first professional appearance with Boca Juniors. On January 29, 2014, he signed with Italian Serie A club Chievo Verona for the 2013-2014 offseason. Roma agreed to take Paredes on loan from Boca Juniors for a fee of $4.5 million.

But after Roma’s non-EU registration expired, he was signed by Chievo. Paredes joined Roma on a temporary basis with the option to buy outright from Boca Juniors on July 19, 2014. So, on September 27, 2014, he made his debut in Roma. He scored his first goal for Roma in a club encounter, which led to a win over Cagliari. Roma signed Paredes for 6 million euros in 2015.

Leandro is a Professional Football Player(Source: Instagram)

More on his career

On July 1, 2017, Zenit announced a four-year contract with Paredes, with costs of €23 million and €4 million for add-ons. In January 29, 2019, the French club Paris Saint-Germain agreed on a four-and-a-half-year contract with Paredes for €40 million, with the possibility of an increase to €47 million and also In January 29, 2020, he scored his first goal for PSG against Pau, and after a year, he was named captain.

In 2017, Paredes earned his first senior summons from newly hired coach Jorge for Argentina’s June match against Brazil and Singapore. On June 13th, he made his senior international debut against Singapore, scoring his first international goal. In 2018, he was included in Argentina’s 35-man World Cup squad for the 2018 World Cup in Russia. Despite failing to reach the final in 2019, Paredes was included in Argentina’s final 23-man roster for the Copa America 2019. He was named to the tournament’s ‘Best XI’ squad. In 2021, he was included in Argentina’s final 28-man roster for Copa America.

Paredes is now a member of the French club Paris Saint-Germain as well as the Argentina national team. He has accomplished a great deal in his career as the top midfielder. The number on his shirt is 8. People have seen his career progress step by step. Each accomplishment required him to overcome several obstacles. He may have fallen down at times, but he did not give up; he tried and succeeded, and he won people’s hearts as well for his outstanding performance.

Endorsement of a brand

Paredes has many sponsorship and endorsement partnerships with well-known brands like Nike, which contribute to his income.

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Vehicles And Property

Cami and Leo are in their house in France. When the Argentine player signed with Ligue 1 club PSG in the summer of 2019, the family relocated to France. Paris has captured the hearts of lovers.
While he may not be the fastest player on the field, the Paris Saint-Germain midfield destroyer has a taste for fast cars, and the Audi R8 more than fits his needs.

Net worth & Source of Income

Paredes’ net worth is estimated to be $47 million (US Dollar) (US Dollar). And his current club pays him $10 million (US dollars) (US dollars). Leandro has property in Argentina. His earnings came from his national team and club careers.


  • Russian Premier League: 2018–19
  • Ligue 1: 2018–19, 2019–20
  • Coupe de France: 2019–20
  • Coupe de la Ligue: 2019–20
  • Trophée des Champions: 2019, 2020
  • UEFA Champions League runner-up: 2019–20

Some Interesting Facts

  • The defensive midfielder was so loyal to his mother as a child that he would only allow her to wash him. He adored keeping her company so much that his sisters referred to him as Mummy’s boy.
  • He is Argentine because his father is a South American native. Paredes, on the other hand, is of Paraguayan descent.
  • At the age of three, the legendary tackler began his professional trip to his birthplace. He continued his young growth with Brisas del Sur club after his family relocated to Mataderos.

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