Venezuelan professional footballer, Ronald Hernandez is currently playing for Major League Soccer club Atlanta United, on loan from Aberdeen, and the Venezuela national team. His playing position is a defender. Back then, he played for Zamora in Venezuela and Stabæk in Norway. On 18th February 2021, he joined Atlanta United of Major League Soccer on loan for the 2021 season. His shirt number is 2 for his current team, Atlanta United, and 20 for Venezuela National Football Team.
Ronald Hernández is first MLS player to score in Copa América
The defender plays for Atlanta United and he scored in Venezuela’s 2-2 draw against Ecuador in Group A of the 2021 Copa América on Sunday (20th June 2021). On Sunday, Venezuela played against Ecuador at the Olympic stadium, and the game ended in a 2-2 draw thanks to a late goal from Ronald Hernández. The defender scored in stoppage time to give his team the much-needed point in their second match of Group A. He is the first Major League Soccer player to score in the tournament and currently, Venezuela sits in fourth place with two points. The defender plays for Atlanta United and is on loan from Aberdeen, a team from the Scottish Premiership. Hernández came on as a substitute in the second half and scored his first goal with the senior team. He made his debut with Venezuela for the 2017 FIFA U-20 World Cup and this is the first major tournament with the seniors.
- Being a professional footballer from Venezuela.
- Being a player for Atlanta United.
Where is Ronald Hernandez from?
Born with the birth name of Ronald José Hernández Pimentel on 21st September 1997, his place of birth is Barinas, Venezuela. He holds Venezuelan nationality and his ethnic background is Venezuelan-White. His present age is 23 as of 2020. Virgo is his astrological sign and his religion is Christian. Details about his parents, siblings, and educational qualification have not been revealed yet.
How was the Football Career of Ronald Hernandez?
- On 17th August 2017, he signed for the Norwegian side Stabæk from where he began his career.
- Then, he signed for Scottish top-flight team Aberdeen on a four-and-a-half-year deal on 31st January 2020 becoming the club’s first-ever Venezuelan player.
- He failed to settle in Scotland with the COVID-19 pandemic starting shortly after his arrival at the club.
- For the team, Aberdeen, he made six appearances (all in the Scottish Premiership) before leaving the club.
- On 18th February 2021, he joined Atlanta United of Major League Soccer on loan for the 2021 season.
- Regarding his international career, he was called up to the Venezuela under-20 side for the 2017 FIFA U-20 World Cup.
- He has also made his appearance in Copa America 2021 against Ecuador on 20th June 2021 where he scores a goal in the 91st minute of the match. Back on 18th June 2021, he played against Colombia and against Brazil on 14th June 2021.
- Aberdeen on 31/12/2021 at the end of the loan
- Atlanta United FC on 18/02/2021 on loan
- Aberdeen on 31/01/2020
- Stabæk Fotball on 16/08/2017
- Zamora FC on 01/01/2017 from Zamora B
Who is Ronald Hernandez married to?
Ronald Hernandez a married man. He tied the knot to his long-term girlfriend turned wife, Krisvany Arivyk. The couple is also blessed with a daughter named Adelineh who is three years old. The family is living a happy life without any disturbances. His sexual orientation is straight and he is not gay.
How much is Ronald Hernandez Net Worth?
Professional footballer, Ronald Hernandez’s net worth is estimated to have between $500K-$2 Million as of 2021. His current market value is €300K as of 11th June 2021 whereas his highest market value is €400k as of June 2017. His annual salary from his present club is £36,400 as of 2021 whereas his weekly salary is £700. His major source of wealth comes from his football career and he is living a cool lifestyle.
How tall is Ronald Hernandez?
Ronald has a perfect height of 1.72 m or 5 ft 8 in and his well-maintained body weight consists of 69 KG. His hair color and eye color, both are black. Overall, he has got a healthy body with a charming smile attracting a lot of people towards him. He has got very attractive body measurements. His body build is Athletic.