|Diego Llorente Quick Look|
|Date of Birth||August 16, 1993|
|Birth Place||Madrid, Spain|
Diego Javier Llorente Ríos is a professional football player from Spain who represents his country in international football. He plays as a center-back for the Spanish national team and the club team.
- Diego Llorente’s height is around 6 ft 1¼ in or 186 cm.
- He first started in the youth setup of Perez Galdós in 2000, followed by Trabenco in 2001.
- In July 2002, he had joined Real Madrid’s youth setup. He was only 8 years old at that time.
- After nearly 10 years, he was promoted to the senior team of Real Madrid in 2012.
- In 2015, he was sent on a loan to Rayo Vallecano for 1 season. He had scored 2 goals in 33 appearances.
- In July 2016, he was loaned to Málaga CF. There, he scored 2 goals in 25 appearances.
- In June 2017, he had a 5-year contract with Real Sociedad.
- However, he moved to Leeds United after signing a 4-year contract with them on September 24, 2020, for £18 million. He wore shirt number #14 while playing with them.
- In May 2016, he started representing Spain in their senior team.
- Diego Llorente is right-footed.
- He can also play as a central defender or defensive midfielder.