Fabián Ruiz Peña was born on the 3rd of April 1996, the player is simply known as Fabián, and he is a Spanish professional footballer who plays as a central midfielder for Ligue 1 club Paris Saint-Germain and the Spain national team.
Fabián Ruiz Peña who was born in Los Palacios y Villafranca, Seville, Andalusia, joined Real Betis’ youth setup in 2004, aged eight, after starting it out at EF La Unión de Los Palacios. The player was promoted to the reserves in July 2014, and made his senior debut on the 21st of September, coming on as a second half substitute in a 4–1 home loss against Marbella in the Segunda División B championship. Various reports has it that Fabián played his first match as a professional on the 16th of December, replacing Xavi Torres in the 51st minute of a 1–0 Segunda División away win against Lugo. The player appeared in six matches during the season, as his side achieved promotion to La Liga as champions.
Loan to Elche
BBC sport report has it that on the 23rd of December of the following year he renewed his contract until 2019, and was immediately loaned to Elche in the second level. However, the player scored his first professional goal on the 17th of March 2017, netting the first in a 3–1 away win against Gimnàstic de Tarragona. Fabián contributed with 18 appearances for the side, suffering team relegation.
BBC sport still report that upon returning, Fabián became a regular starter under new manager Quique Setién, scoring his first goal in the top tier on the 25th of September 2017 in a 4–0 home routing of Levante. The following 31 January, he renewed his contract until 2023, setting his buyout clause at €30 million. And on the 30th of April 2018, Fabián scored the winning goal for Betis as they secured UEFA Europa League qualification for the 2018–19 season following a 2–1 home win over Málaga.
As per ESPN report, on the 5th of July 2018, Fabián joined Napoli on a five-year contract until 2023 with Napoli reportedly paying Fabián’s €30 million buyout clause. The player made his debut on the 16th of September in a Champions League group game away to Red Star Belgrade, playing the full 90 minutes of a goalless draw. However, after a frame of ten days later, he played his first Serie A match and first at the Stadio San Paolo, a 3–0 win over Parma.
ESPN still has it that on the 30th of August 2022, Fabián signed for Ligue 1 club Paris Saint-Germain on a five-year contract. The midfielder has now penned a 5 year contract with the Parisians.
Talksport report has it that after representing Spain at under-19 and under-21 levels, Fabián was called up to the full side by manager Luis Enrique on the 15th of March 2019, for two UEFA Euro 2020 qualifying matches against Norway and Malta. The player made his debut on the 7th of June 2019 in a Euro 2020 qualifier against Faroe Islands, as a 74th-minute substitute for Isco. And on the 24th of May 2021, Fabián was included in Luis Enrique’s 24-man squad for UEFA Euro 2020.
Fabián Ruiz’ Net Worth
His current net worth is about 4 million Euros.
Fabián Ruiz Salary
Fabián Ruiz signed a contract with S.S.C. Napoli that nets him a whopping salary of 2.7 Million Euro (2.3 Million Pound) per year. We have crunched the numbers, this means he earns €7,397 (£6,301) per day and €308 (£263) per hour!
Segunda División: 2014–15
Coppa Italia: 2019–20
UEFA European Under-21 Championship: 2019
UEFA European Under-21 Championship Golden Player: 2019
UEFA European Under-21 Championship Team of the Tournament: 2019