Sofyan Amrabat, born August 21, 1996, is a professional footballer who plays as a defensive midfielder for Serie A club Fiorentina. He was born in the Netherlands but represents the Morocco national team.
Sofyan Amrabat Bio:
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Early Life and Education
Sofyan Amrabat was born in Huizen, Netherlands, to parents with Moroccan heritage.
He is the younger sibling of Nordin Amrabat, a former Morocco international footballer who has represented the country in different competitions.
Sofyan Amrabat’s father is Mohammed Amrabat, but
Amrabat began his football journey in 2007 when he joined Utrecht’s youth system from HSV De Zuidvogels. He made his senior debut for Utrecht in 2014 and later moved to Feyenoord in 2017.
Following a season with Feyenoord, he joined Club Brugge before being loaned to Hellas Verona in Italy in 2019.
On January 31, 2020, Hellas Verona exercised their option to purchase Amrabat’s rights from Club Brugge and immediately sold them to Fiorentina. He was then loaned back to Verona until the end of the 2019-2020 season.
At the international level, Amrabat had the choice to represent either the Netherlands or Morocco. Initially, he played for the Netherlands and made four appearances at the under-15 level.
However, he later decided to represent Morocco and was selected for the Morocco under-17 national team in the 2013 FIFA U-17 World Cup, making three appearances during the tournament.
His senior debut for the Morocco national team came on March 28, 2017, in a friendly match against Tunisia, which Morocco won 1-0. He was also part of Morocco’s 23-man squad for the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia.
Amrabat’s impressive performances earned him a spot in Morocco’s 26-man squad for the 2022 FIFA World Cup in Qatar, which was announced on November 10, 2022.
During the World Cup, he showcased a strong performance, attracting increased interest from clubs across Europe in securing his services.
Amrabat Net Worth
Sofyan Amrabat is a popular Moroccan footballer who has accumulated a net worth of $3.5 million.
Sofyan Amrabat has been tight-lipped about his personal life and has not revealed who he is dating.
Despite several rumors regarding the personal life of the footballer, he is not married yet.