Rui Patrício is a professional football player from Portugal who plays as a goalkeeper for the Italian side, AS Roma, and the Portugal national team.

Quick Info
Full NameRui Patrício
Date Of Birth15 February 1988
Age34 years old
Birth PlaceRegueira de Pontes, Portugal
Nationality Portuguese
Parent(s)Beliza Patrício and Rui Patrício
Current teamAS Roma
Jersey number#1
Marital statusMarried
Height6 feet 3 inches
Weight84 kg
Net WorthBetween $6 and $9 million

Rui Patrício Early Life

Rui Patrício was born in Regueira de Pontes, Portugal, on 15 February 1988.  He is 84 kg and stands at 6 feet 3 inches regarding his physical status. His zodiac sign is Aquarius by birth.

Rui and his father share the same name, and his mother is Beliza Patrício. He also has a sister, Nídia Santos. His full name is Rui Pedro dos Santos Patrício, and he is 34 years old.

Rui Patrício
Image Source: Rui’s Instagram

Rui Patrício Career

Youth Career

Rui Patrício began his professional career at Leiria e Marrazes’s youth academy (1997–2000). After Leiria, he moved to Sporting CP and played youth football in 2000.

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Senior Career

After developing himself at the club’s academy, he made his way to the senior team in 2006. Rui debuted in Primeira Liga in a 1–0 away victory over C.S. Marítimo, on 19 November 2006.

On November 27, 2007, Rui made his UEFA Champions League (UCL) debut in a 1–2 group stage defeat to Manchester United. Rui was named Sporting’s Footballer of the Year for the second year in a row on December 20, 2012.

Rui Patrício
Image Source: Rui’s Instagram

However, after having a successful time with Sporting, he left the club in 2018. Wolverhampton Wanderers, recently been promoted to the Premier League, signed him on a four-year agreement on June 18, 2018.

On August 11, 2018, Rui debuted for Wolves in a 2–2 home draw versus Everton. He had 13 clean sheets in 2019–20 and only conceded 40 goals, compared to 46 the previous season. In Europe League, he led the squad to their first continental quarter-final appearance since 1972.

A Portuguese completed a move to AS Roma on July 13, 2021, and penned a three-year contract.

Rui made his debut for Roma against Trabzonspor in the first leg of the UEFA Europa Conference League playoffs on August 19. He debuted in Serie A three days later, in a 3–1 triumph over ACF Fiorentina at home.

International Career

Rui had his international debut with the senior team in a 4–0 friendly win over Spain on November 17, 2010, where he came on as a substitute in the second half.

On June 16, 2014, he made his World Cup debut in a 4-0 loss to Germany, held in Brazil.

On October 12, 2021, Rui reached 100 caps in a 5–0 World Cup qualifying victory against Luxembourg and became the seventh Portuguese player to reach the milestone.

Rui Patrício Personal Life

His Instagram posts show that he is already married and has two kids in his family. Nevertheless, he didn’t mention their names. Perhaps, he’ll be disclosing their identities anytime soon.

For the time being, he could be busy making his sweet family happy by giving them his time as a proud father. On the other hand, his wife also helps him by sharing the shoulder to carry the family responsibilities.

Rui Patrício
Image Source: Rui’s Instagram

Rui Patrício Net Worth

At this time, there is no information about his income. Perhaps Riu hasn’t told the media of his earnings yet.

However, according to our calculations, his net worth is between $6 million and $9 million.

At the same time, he’s a fantastic goalkeeper so he could be earning the amount based on his abilities. If he ever makes his revenue public, his target audience will know it.

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Rui Patrício Social Media

Rui is active on Instagram, Twitter, and Facebook. He has 289 posts, 813k followers, and 618 followings on Instagram, and it goes by @rpatricio1.

On the other hand, Patricio’s Twitter handle is @rpatricio1_, and it has 44 followings and 30.8K fol owers. Similarly, he has an official Facebook page and has 2 million followers and two followings.

Follow him on all three sites to learn more about his life and see his game updates.

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