Player Profile

Yerry Mina

Yerry Mina

Everton Defender

Nationality :Colombia
Date Of Birth :September 23, 1994
Height :195cm
Weight :94kg

Yerry Mina: A Brief Biography

Yerry The date of Fernando Mina Gonzalez’s birth was September 23, 1994. Colombia’s Guachene is where he was born. His mother Marianela Gonzalez and his father Jose Eulises Mina welcomed him into the world. His younger brother Juan Jose and half-brother Cristian Andres were present during his formative years. Both his uncle and father, Jose Eulises Mina, were ex-pro football goalkeepers. He is of Colombian descent. He is a member of the black race. His spirituality is Christian. He has Libra as his natal sign.

Trophies & Titles

Independiente Santa Fe

  • Categoría Primera A: 2014
  • Copa Sudamericana: 2015
  • Superliga Colombiana: 2015

Palmeiras

  • Campeonato Brasileiro Série A: 2016

Barcelona

  • La Liga: 2017–18
  • Copa del Rey: 2017–18

Individual

  • Campeonato Brasileiro Série A Team of the Year: 2016
  • Campeonato Paulista Team of the Year: 2017
  • FIFA World Cup Fantasy Team: 2018

Height of Yerry Mina, Weight, and Body Stats

Yerry Mina is 1.95 meters, or 6 feet and 5 inches, tall. His body weight is 94 kg. His physique is athletic. Both his hair and eyes are black. Straight is the way he identifies sexually.

All-time Career of Yerry Mina

  • In 2012, he began playing football for the Deportivo Pasto youth team, which marked the start of his professional football career.
  • He was elevated to the starting lineup during the 2013 campaign, and on March 20, 2013, he lost 0-1 on the road to Depor in the Copa Colombia. On September 15, 2013, he made his Categoria Primera A debut against Deportivo Cali in a scoreless draw. He scored his first career goal in a 2-2 home tie with Atletico Huila on October 18, 2013. He made 14 appearances for the team during that season, scoring once across all competitions.
  • He began playing for fellow elite club Independiente Santa Fe on January 1, 2014. On January 25, 2014, he made his club debut in a 3-0 home victory over Rionegro. He scored his first goal for the team on May 5, 2014, in a 1-2 home loss to Once Caldas in the second leg of the Fase Final Liga Postobon I quarterfinals. He made 30 appearances for the team during the 2013–14 campaign, scoring three goals across all competitions.
  • With Santa Fe, Yerry Mina won the Copa Sudamericana and Superliga Colombiana.
  • He played 42 times for the team in 2014–15, contributing two goals and two assists across all competitions as Santa Fe won the Copa Sudamericana and Superliga Columbiana that year.
  • He made 18 appearances for the club in the first half of the 2015–16 season, scoring 5 goals across all competitions.
  • He committed to Palmeiras for five years on May 1, 2016. On July 4, 2016, he made his club debut in a 3-1 victory away at Sport Recife. In a 1-1 tie with Santos FC on July 13, 2016, he scored his first goal for the organization. He made 13 club appearances during his rookie campaign, contributing to Palmeiras’ first Campeonato Brasileiro Serie
  • A championship in 22 years with 4 goals and 1 assist across all competitions. He was also named to the 2016 Campeonato Brasileiro Serie A Team of the Year during that campaign.
  • He made 22 appearances for the team during the 2016–17 campaign, contributing 1 assist and 5 goals across all competitions.
  • He was acquired by Barcelona on January 11, 2018, for €11.8 million, with a €100 million release clause. On February 8, 2018, he made his club debut in a 2-0 Copa del Rey semifinal victory over Valencia. On February 11, 2018, he made his La Liga debut for the team in a scoreless draw with Getafe. He made his first official club contribution on May 9, 2018, when he helped Ousmane Dembele in a 5-1 victory over Villarreal. He only made 6 appearances for the team in the 2017–18 campaign, but he contributed 1 assist across all competitions as Barcelona won La Liga and Copa del Rey that year.
  • He signed a €30 million contract with Premier League team Everton on August 8, 2018. On November 3, 2018, he made his club debut in a 3-1 victory over Brighton & Hove Albion. In a 5-1 victory over Burnley on December 26, 2018, he netted his first goal for the organization. He made 15 appearances for the club during his rookie campaign, contributing 1 assist across all competitions.
  • He made 33 appearances for the team during the 2019–20 campaign, contributing 1 assist and 2 goals across all competitions.
  • He made 29 appearances for the club in 2020–21, scoring three goals across all competitions.

International Career

  • He has played for Colombia at a range of ages.
  • He has competed for Colombia at both the U23 and senior levels.
  • At the Copa America Centenario 2016, he made his debut for Colombia’s national team in a 2-1 victory over Paraguay.
  • He scored his first goal for Colombia in a 2-2 draw with Uruguay on October 11, 2016, in a World Cup qualifying match.
  • At the 2018 FIFA World Cup, as well as the Copa Americas in 2018, 2019, and 2021, he represented his nation.
  • With three goals at the 2018 FIFA World Cup, he shares the record for the most goals scored by a defender in a single World Cup.
  • He has won more than 30 caps for his nation since his debut.

How much does Yerry Mina Earn? Net Worth

Yerry Mina makes money playing football professionally. Contracts, salaries, bonuses, and endorsements provide the majority of his income. His estimated net worth as of 2021 is €37.9 million, and he is paid a salary of £7 million. He is worth about €20 million today.

Transfer Value and Records

  • Current market value: €12.00m
  • Highest market value: €30.00m

Personal Life

When it comes to his private life, Yerry Mina is a married man. Geraldine, his stunning girlfriend, and he were married. He and his love have a close relationship, and he has posted photos of them together on social media. They appeared content as a couple.