Memphis Depay Sets to Leave Atletico Madrid at The End of The Season


Netherlands attacker Memphis Depay is set to leave Atletico Madrid at the end of the season after the player failed to cement his position as a regular member of the first-team squad. 

It was revealed that Depay will depart this summer despite agreeing to stay at the Atletico Madrid for an extra year.

The former Barcelona midfielder was the latest player to be dropped from Atletico Madrid as the club continued their rebuild ahead of next season to compete for silverware. 

Memphis Depay

Barcelona are set to retain the 50% sell-on clause on the player. However, they won’t receive any profit as the player is set to leave as a free agent. 

The Dutch midfielder joined Atletico Madrid on January 2023 for around £3 million. During the 2022–23 season, the midfielder made nine appearances and scored four goals. 

In the 2023–24 season, the attacker scored nine goals in 31 appearances. Despite playing exceptionally well, injuries were a detrimental factor to his success at the club. 

Depay is not the only player who will be leaving Atletico Madrid at the end of the season. Mario Hermoso, Stefan Savic, and Gabriel Paulista are all expected to leave the club during the transfer window. 

Memphis Depay’s achievements 

He won the Golden Boot Award in Eredivisie after scoring 22 goals in 2014/15. Also, he won the Golden Boot for the three goals scored in the UEFA Nations League A. 

He won the La Liga title and the Spanish Super Cup with Barcelona. Also, Depay won the Europa League, the FA Cup, the U-21 Premier League title, and the Carabao Cup with Manchester United. 

Depay won the Eredivisie title, the Dutch Cup, and the Dutch Super Cup with PSV. He won the U-17 European title with Netherlands. 

Memphis Depay Stats 

So far in his football career, the Dutch midfielder made 459 appearances, scoring 172 goals and creating 97 assists in all club competitions. He had received 35 yellow cards and one red card. 

Out of the 172 goals scored by the midfielder, 76 were for Lyon, 50 for PSV, 12 for PSV U-21, seven for Manchester United, 14 for Barcelona, and 13 for Atletico Madrid. 

He made his international debut on October 15, 2013, for the Netherlands, scoring 44 goals in 90 appearances for the national team. 

How old is Memphis Depay?

The Dutch player was born on February 13, 1994, in the city of Moordrecht, Netherlands. He is currently 30 years old, with a height of 5 feet and 10 inches. 

Memphis Depay Net Worth 

The Dutch midfielder has a net worth of $23 million. He got all his income from football, music streams, and other investments. He receives a weekly wage of £159,000 and a yearly income of £8,268,000.


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