Yangel Herrera Ravelo is a Venezuelan professional soccer player with a loan from the English club Manchester and the national team of Venezuela to play as a defensive center for the Spanish club Granada.

He was born on January 7, 1998, and his birthplace is Venezuela. His father’s name is Angel Herrera and his mother’s name is Yasmely Ravelo. He’s one of Venezuela’s wealthiest football players. He is also one of the most famous footballers in the world. Herrera has mostly played in holding midfield throughout his career, although this season he has made more starts in central-midfield and attacking-midfield, resulting in a rise in goals.

Quick fact 
Full nameYangel Clemente Herrera Ravelo
BirthdateJan 7, 1998
Birth PlaceLa Guaira, Vargas  Venezuela
Zodiac signCapricorn
ParentsAngel Herrera & Yasmely Ravelo
Age23 years old
Height1,84 m
Weight78 kg
ProfessionFootball Player
Relationship statusDating 
Current clubGranada CF Granada CF
Positionmidfield - Central Midfield
Salary6.000.000 Pound per year
Social Media@ yangelh_8
Net Worth$1-5million
Last Update2021

Herrera began his professional football career with Monagas SC before joining Atlético Venezuela in 2016. On October 10, 2016, Herrera made his international debut for Venezuela, coming on as a replacement in a 0–2 defeat to Brazil. Herrera’s signing for Manchester City was announced on January 31, 2017. Herrera was immediately assigned to a two-year loan in New York City. On March 12, he made his debut as a substitute in a 4–0 victory over D.C. United.

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Herrera was loaned to Granada for the 2019–20 season on July 26, 2019. His loan was renewed for the 2020–21 season on August 30, 2020.


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What is the relationship status of Yangel Herrera?

Herrera has recently opened up about his relationship. Through his Instagram profile, we came to know about his girlfriend. He is currently dating Spanish girl Penélope (@yerikaardila on Instagram). The couples have been flaunting their pictures on social media. Further, we have good news on our way for Herrera fans. In his most recent post, the couple has announced that they are having a baby girl on their way.


Interesting facts 

For the 2017 U-20 World Cup, he was named Captain of the Team U20 in Venezuela.

Herrera debuted for Venezuela in 2016, and he has since earned 21 caps, scoring two goals.



Venezuelan Segunda División: Monagas (Club Name): 2015

Venezuela U20 • Runner-up in the FIFA U-20 World Cup in 2017 • Third spot in the South American Youth Football Championship in 2017

Individual • 2017 FIFA U-20 World Cup Bronze Ball

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Resent Gossips 

Only a few days earlier, Southampton and West Ham United were said to be interested in signing the Citizens midfielder, who is priced at £13.5 million by Transfermarkt.

Herrera started for Granada in their Europa League loss to Manchester United, and he has been especially impressive this season.


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Total Football Analysis lauded the Venezuelan’s ability to play efficiently in different positions in November of last year, as well as his mobility off the ball and goal hazard from midfield.

Career total20823

Yangel Herrera also has a propensity to occupy the right side of the pitch so that Granada can achieve a numerical advantage over their rivals, which may make the midfielder blend in well at Elland Road. Herrera, who stands 6ft tall, still has a noticeable aerial presence while being capable in possession, though his throwing precision is somewhat disappointing. Defensively, he has a good recovery rate and has made just under two tackles every 90 minutes this season

Yangel Herrera
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How much is Yangel Herrera’s net worth?

Yangel Herrera is one of Venezuela’s wealthiest soccer players. He lives in a world with a total population of 28.87 million people and an annual GDP of $482.4 billion. Yangel Herrera’s net worth is estimated to be $1.5 million by several online publications.

Yangel Herrera is the wealthiest soccer player in Venezuela, with an annual net worth of more than $1.5 million. Over the years, he has slowly increased his fortune.


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