Renato Sanches is a Portuguese soccer player who plays as a midfielder for Bayern Munich and the national soccer team of Portugal. He hasn’t made a debut for Bayer Munich yet (as of June 30, 2016).
Sanches was born on August 18, 1997. The 18 year old has become the youngest player to score in a knockout game in Euro Championship after his goal in the quarter final match against Poland. He is also the youngest Portuguese player to play in an international competition.
Renato Sanches has played for Benfica at the beginning of his career. He had made 35 appearance for the Club in the 2015-16 season. His move to Bayern Munich has created another history as the 18 year old is the most expensive Portuguese player to leave the domestic league. Transfer of Renato Sanches is believed to be in between €35 million to €80 million.
Sanches has played 40 games for Portugal in youth level and has appeared in 9 senior team matches till June 30. Sanches was one of the five penalty takers in the 5-3 shootout win against Poland in the quarter finals of the Euro Championship 2016.
Renato Sanches Personal Life
Full Name: Renato Junior Luz Sanches
Date of Birth: 18 August 1997
Birth Place: Lisbon, Portugal
Occupation: Professional Soccer/Football Player
Marrital Status: Unmarried
Hair Colour: Black
Renato Sanches Height Weight Stats and Salary
Renato Sanches Height Weight
Renato Sanches is 1.76 m tall, which means he stands 5 ft 9 inch on ground. His weight is 75 kilogram or 154 lbs.
Renato Sanches Height: 5 ft 9 inch/ 1.76 metres
Renato Sanches Weight: 75 kg/ 154 lbs
Renato Sanches Stats and Achievements:
- Renato Sanches has played 9 matches for Portugal scoring once.
- Renato Sanches has won Primera Division in the one year stay at Benfica
- He has become the youngest player to score in Euro Championship Knockout matches. (age 18)
Renato Sanches Salary
After joining Bayern Munich Renato Sanches receives € 1.5 Million per year as salary.