September 27, 2022

Stephan El Shaarawy Biography, Age, Height, Weight, Girlfriend, Family, Wiki & More

Updated On : November 23, 2019

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Short Biography

Stephan El Shaarawy was born on 27-10-1992 in Savona, Liguria, Italy. He is an Italian Football Player.

Other Name: Stephan Kareem el-Shaarawy

Stephan El Shaarawy Complete Bio & Career

Stephan Kareem El Shaarawy is a young Italian footballer who currently plays for in the CSL (Chinese Super League) club Shanghai Shenhua. He began his youth career at Begino while he was just 9 years old. He stayed with them till 2006 and then transferred to Italian football club Genoa in 2006. In 2008, he got transferred to Genoa's main roster and played for them till 2011. In 2010, he was loaned to Italian football club Padova. He came to limelight after he started playing for A.C. Milan in 2011. While playing for them, he was briefly loaned to Monaco and Roma and played 1 seasons for each of the club. In 2016, he signed permanently for Roma and played for them from 2016 to 2019. In 2019, he inked a deal with Chinese Super League club named Shanghai Greenland Shenhua.
He was eleigible to play for Egypt and Venezuela. He, however chose to represent Italy and played for them for all age group starting from Italy U-16 team. In 2012, he made his international debut playing for Italy. He suffered an injury during 2013-14 season and hence was denied a berth for the 2014 FIFA World Cup. He though made sure that he plan his season well and was in the 23 man squad list of Italy for the 2018 FIFA World Cup held in Russia. Italy though had a lean run at the World Cup but he has continued to be in Italy's national side scheme of things. He plays left winger for Italy and sometimes as an attacking midfielder as well. He has demonstarated his goal scoring abilities from outside the box and that makes him one of the most feared players. The only problem is that he has struggled with injuries a lot otherwise he has often drawn comparisions with the best in the business like Ronaldo, Messi, and Neymar.

Stephan El Shaarawy Family, Relatives and Other Relations

He was born to Sabri El Shaarawy and Lucy El Shaarawy. He has a brother named Manuel El Shaarawy. He is in a relationship with Italian model Ester Giordano since 2013.

Life's Important Dates Of Stephan El Shaarawy

Body Measurements

Chest Size 41
Biceps Size 14
Waist Size 32
Skin Colour White
Eye Colour Dark Brown
Hair Colour Dark Brown

Personal Info

Home Town Savona, Italy
Nationality Italian
Religion N/A
Address Rome, Italy
School Youth Academy of Genoa, Genoa
College N/A
Qualification N/A
Hobbies Travelling and Listening to Music
Marital Status Unmarried
Debut First International Match - against England in August 2012
First TV Show - Running Man (2014)
Best Friends N/A
Salary N/A
Net Worth N/A


Favorite Color White
Favorite Player Kaka
Favorite Sport Football
Favorite Singer Tyga
Favorite Place Rome
Favorite Food Spaghetti alla Carbonara

Shocking / Interesting Facts & Secrets About Stephan El Shaarawy

  • In his debut season at Genoa, he only made a single appearance which also came from the bench. However, he was selected in the matchday squad on numerous occasions.
  • The scouts and club management of AC Milan took note of his precocious talent and decided to pay €20 million transfer fee (€10M plus Alexander Merkel) to Genoa in June 2011 to buy El Shaarawy.
  • In October 2012, he scored his first UEFA Champions League goal in AC Milan‘s match against Zenit. He also became the youngest AC Milan player to score in the prestigious European competition.
  • He was also eligible to represent Egypt national team because of his father’s ancestry. However, the Egyptian FA didn’t show much interest in courting him.

Stephan El Shaarawy Age, Birthday Facts and Birthday Countdown

29 years, 11months, 0 day old age Stephan El Shaarawy will turn 30 on 27 October, 2022. Only 29 days, 2 hours,28 minutes has left for his next birthday.

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