Andreas Samaris

Player
Greece
Gemini

Andreas Samaris Bio

Who is Andreas Samaris

Greek professional footballer, Andreas Samaris currently plays as a midfielder for Portuguese club Benfica and the Greece national team. He started his professional career with club Panachaiki in 2008.

Early Life (Childhood)

He is the son of Zois Samaris and Aggeliki Samari. Grew up with the passion for outdoor sports, he spent his youth career with PAO Varda.

Interesting Facts

Andreas Samaris made his international debut in 2013 and represented Greece at the 2014 FIFA World Cup. He also played for the Greece U-19 football team. On 22 August 2014, Samaris moved abroad and joined Portuguese champions Benfica and agreed to a five-year contract for a transfer fee of €10 million and with a €45 million release clause. He has a staggering net worth of $6 million.

Personal Life

Andreas Samaris is a father to a child, but as far as the mother of the baby is concerned, the footballer has been mum ever since. He is close to his only brother Sakis Samaris

Achievement

After winning Superleague Greece with Olympiakos in 2014, he bagged three consecutive Primeira Liga, one Taça de Portugal, two Taça da Liga and one Supertaça Cândido de Oliveira.

Rumor

To date, he has not been the part of any kind of rumor or controversy.