Player Profile

Emiliano Buendía

Emiliano Buendía

7 Midfielder

Nationality :Scotland
Date Of Birth :October 18, 1994
Height :178cm
Weight :68kg

Emiliano Buendía (born 25 December 1996) is an Argentine professional footballer who plays as an attacking midfielder or left winger for Premier League club Aston Villa and the Argentina national team.

QUICK FACTS

Full nameEmiliano Buendía Stati
Date of birth25 December 1996 (age 26)
Place of birthMar del Plata, Argentina
Height1.72 m (5 ft 8 in)
Position(s)Attacking midfielder left winger

Emiliano Buendía Biography, EarlyLife

Emiliano Buendia Stati, better known as Emi Buendia, was born on December 25, 1996, in Mar del Plate, Argentina. He is Kaina and Eduardo Buendia’s son. Emi is a dual national who may play for both Spain and Argentina.

Emiliano Buendía Education

His educational history is not published because he has not yet given it to the public. However, this detailed information is being reviewed and updated soon.

Emiliano Buendía’s Height, And Weight

Emiliano is 5 feet 8 inches tall, according to his body measurements. He also weighs roughly 72 kg.

He also has an athletic body type. He has a well-kept figure, but measures such as biceps size, hip size, waist size, shoe size, and so on are currently unavailable. His eyes are dark brown, and his hair is black. He has a healthy and well-balanced physique.

Career

On 8 June 2018, Buendía signed a four-year deal with EFL Championship club Norwich City. He scored his first goal for Norwich in a 1–0 win over Brentford on 27 October and played an integral role as one of the main creative attacking players in the team – scoring 7 further league goals as the club swept to promotion to the Premier League and the Championship title.[citation needed] Fans subsequently voted him into third place in the annual Player of the Season awards.[citation needed]

On 8 July 2019, he signed a new five-year contract to stay at Norwich until June 2024. During December 2019, Buendía created 29 chances for his teammates, which was the most chances created by a player in a single month in the Premier League since the stat began to be recorded in 2003–04.

On 7 July 2020, Buendía scored his first goal in the Premier League, coming in a 2–1 away defeat to Watford. Norwich would lose their next match to West Ham, a result which confirmed their relegation back to the Championship after only a single season in the top flight.

On 6 April 2021, Buendía scored once and provided three assists in a 7–0 victory over Huddersfield Town. On 17 April, Norwich secured automatic promotion back into the Premier League, and secured the Championship title on 1 May with a 4–1 win over Reading.

On 29 April, following a campaign in which Buendía scored 15 league goals and added a further 16 assists, he won the EFL Championship Player of the Season award. He was also named as Norwich’s Player of the Season, becoming only the fourth player from outside the British Isles to win the award.

On 7 June 2021, it was announced that an agreement had been reached for Buendía to be transferred to fellow Premier League club Aston Villa once he had returned from international duty with Argentina. The deal was completed on 10 June. The transfer fee was believed to be worth around £33 million, rising to £38 million with potential bonuses, and was confirmed to be both Aston Villa’s record signing and Norwich City’s record sale.

Buendía made his debut on 14 August 2021, in a 3–2 away loss to Watford on the opening day of the 2021–22 season. He scored his first goal for Villa on 28 August 2021, in a 1–1 draw at home to Brentford in the Premier League.

On 9 August 2023, on the eve of the Premier League season, Buendía suffered what was described as a “significant knee injury” in training and would require a scan and treatment from a specialist.

On 16 September 2014, Buendía was called up to the Spain under-19s. On 29 April of the following year, he was called up by Argentina under-20s for 2015 FIFA U-20 World Cup, and joined the latter’s training camp on 5 May 2015. In May 2021, Buendía was called up to the Argentina senior squad for the first time. On 1 February 2022, he made his debut in a 1–0 home victory over Colombia.

Currently Playing

He is currently playing for Aston Villa.

Emiliano Buendía’s Net Worth

Emi Buendia’s net worth is believed to be more than $5 million. A football player’s income comes from a variety of sources, including sponsorship deals and advertising payments. A football player in the Premier League presently earns more than $6.5 million per year on average. Ronaldo is the highest-paid player in 2022, earning more than £26,800,000.

The current market value of Emiliano Buendía by the year 2022/2023 season is €28.00m.

Emiliano Buendía’s Girlfriend, Dating

Emi is candid about his marital status and relationship status. Buendia is not very active on social media. According to reports, the Argentine footballer is married to his longtime girlfriend, Claudia. Before their marriage, the couple had been dating for several years. We can see from his wife’s tweet that they met while Buendia was playing for Getafe in La Liga.

Claudia initially shared a photo of them in October 2016. Claudia shared a snapshot on her account in May 2018 of herself with a skipper of 6 Months and a blotted tummy.

Thiago, a son, was born in August 2018, bringing the family to three. His wife continues to post images and videos of his child on her Facebook page. The footballer said that they are expecting their second kid together in December 2020. Giovanni, the couple’s second child, was born in March 2021.

Emiliano Buendía Awards

Emiliano Buendía has won 2 titles so far in their career.

Championship

Winner 2x 2020/2021, 2018/2019

FAQ

What is the net worth of Emiliano Buendía?

His net worth is 5 million dollars.

What is the height of Emiliano Buendía?

His height is 5 feet 8 inches.

What is the age of Emiliano Buendía?

His age is 26 years as of 2023.

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