Quick Facts Of Pedro
Celebrated Name Pedro Age 32 Years Nick Name Pedro, Pedrito Birth Name Pedro Eliezer Rodriguez Ledesma Birth Date 1987-07-28 Gender Male Profession Footballer Place Of Birth Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Spain Father Juan Antonio Rodriguez Pedro Mother Monserrat Ledesma Encinoso Nationality Spanish Horoscope Leo Marital Status Divorced Married Date 2015 Wife Carolina Martin (divorced in 2017) Children Bryan Rodriguez Martin (Son) Girlfriend Patricia Magana Height 1.69 m ( 5 feet and 7 inches ) Weight 66 kg (145.5 lbs) Body Build/Type Athletic Eye Color Dark Brown Hair Color Black Source of Wealth Professional football career Endorsment Nike Salary $6.27 million (annually) Net Worth $10 million (estimated) Famous For FIFA World Cup and European Championship winner with Spain Position Forward / Winger
Pedro Eliezer Rodriguez Ledesma, professionally known as Pedro is a Spanish professional football player. He plays as a forward or winger for English club Chelsea and the Spain national team. He started his professional football Career from Spanish club Barcelona. He has won 20 major club titles. He made his senior international debut in 2010. He has won a FIFA World Cup and a European Championship. He has garnered over 5.6 million followers on his Instagram.
Pedro commented on Chelsea vs Liverpool pre-match interview that Virgil Van Dijk of Liverpool is as good defender as Sergio Ramos of Real Madrid. However, he stated that his former Barcelona teammate, Gerard Pique is the best defenders in the world, ahead of Ramos and Van Dijk.
What is Pedro Famous For?
Five times La Liga winner with Barcelona.
Three times UEFA Champions League winner with Barcelona.
FIFA World Cup and European Championship winner with Spain.
Where was Pedro Born?
Pedro was born on 28 July 1987. His birth name is Pedro Eliezer Rodriguez Ledesma. His birth place is in Santa Cruz de Tenerife in Spain. He was born to a father, Juan Antonio Rodriguez Pedro, and a mother, Monserrat Ledesma Encinoso. He holds Spanish nationality. His zodiac sign is Leo. He is the only child.
He started his youth career from local club CD San Isidro.
He joined the youth system of Barcelona in 2004. He joined Barcelona at the age of 17.
He made his senior debut for Barcelona C in 2005.
He was promoted to Barcelona in 2007.
He made his first-team debut for Barcelona in 2008.
He scored 99 goals for Barcelona in all 321 appearances in all competitions between 2007 and 2015.
Tercera División: 2007–08 (Barcelona B)
La Liga: 2008–09, 2009–10, 2010–11, 2012–13, 2014–15
Copa del Rey: 2008–09, 2011–12, 2014–15
Supercopa de España: 2009, 2010, 2011, 2013
UEFA Champions League: 2008–09, 2010–11, 2014–15
UEFA Super Cup: 2009, 2011, 2015
FIFA Club World Cup: 2009, 2011
Pedro signed a four-year contract worth 26.6 million Euro with English club Chelsea in August 2015.
He made his Chelsea debut against West Bromwich Albion, where he also scored his debut Chelsea goal.
He has scored 41 goals in 184 appearances in all competitions for Chelsea in 4 seasons.
Premier League: 2016–17
FA Cup: 2017–18; runner-up: 2016–17
UEFA Europa League: 2018–19
EFL Cup runner-up: 2018–19
Pedro initially represented Spain national youth teams.
He made his senior international debut in a friendly match against Saudi Arabia in May 2010.
He scored his first international goal against Poland in June 2010.
He led Spain to win 2010 FIFA World Cup in South Africa, where they defeated Netherlands 1-0 in the final.
He also led Spain to win Euro Cup 2012.
He has scored 17 international goals in 64 appearances for Spain.
FIFA World Cup: 2010
UEFA European Championship: 2012
La Liga’s Breakthrough Player: 2009–10
Premier League Goal of the Month: November 2016, April 2017
UEFA Europa League Squad of the Season: 2018–19
Who is Pedro Married to?
Pedro is currently dating Patricia Magana. They started dating in 2017. Pedro was previously married to Carolina Martin. The couple got married in 2015. Several of his Barcelona teammates attended Pedro’s wedding. The couple got divorced in 2017. The couple shares a son together, Bryan Rodriguez Martin.
How Tall is Pedro?
Pedro stands at a height of 1.69 m i.e. 5 feet and 7 inches tall. He has a body weight of 145.5 lbs i.e. 66 kg. He has an athletic body build. He has dark brown eyes and his hair color is black.
What is Pedro Net Worth?
Pedro earns from his professional football career. His income comes from salary, bonuses, contracts, and endorsements. He has an endorsement deal with a popular brand, Nike. His annual salary is reported at $6.27 million. His net worth is estimated at $10 million.
Did You Know?
- He is the first player in history to score in six different official club competition in a single season.
- He is the fifth player to score in a European Cup/Champions League and UEFA Cup/Europa League final.
- He wears shirt number 11 at Chelsea.
- He scored the first hat-trick of his professional career in October 2012 against Belarus for the 2014 World Cup qualifiers.
- He scored the fastest goal of the 2016-17 season, having scored against Manchester United within 30 seconds of the start.
- More information can be obtained from his official website: pedro17.com