Mikel Merino Net Worth

Mikel Merino is a Spanish professional footballer. He plays as a midfielder for Real Sociedad in the La Liga and the Spain national team. His net worth is $10 million.

Here you can follow Mikel Merino’s net worth, salary, earnings, contract, career, stats, girlfriend, and more.

Mikel Merino’s Biography and Career

Mikel Merino Zazón was born on 22 June 1996, in Pamplona, Spain.

Merino made his senior professional debut for the Osasuna B team in 2013. He became a regular player of Osasuna’s first team in the season 2014-15.

After playing at Osasuna for two seasons (2014-16), he signed for Borussia Dortmund and played one season (2016-17).

He moved to Newcastle United on loan in 2017. He played for Newcastle United permanently in the same year.

Later, he started playing for Real Sociedad in 2018. He is a pivotal player for this Spanish club. Mikel helped the team to win the Copa del Rey title in 2019. He played 33 matches and scored 2 goals in the season 2022-23.

International Career

Mikel Merino made his senior international debut for Spain in 2020. He was a part of the Spain squad that finished runners-up in the 2020-21 UEFA Nations League. He was also a part of the Spain squad that won silver in the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo.

Mikel Merino’s Net Worth, Salary, and Career Earnings

In 2023, Mikel Merino’s net worth is $10 million. He earns a €3.2 million salary per season playing for Real Sociedad. His weekly salary is €61,538.

The Spanish midfielder’s prime source of earnings is his football contract. His estimated career earnings are €13.595 million, only from football salaries from 2016-2022.


As of writing, Mikel has 3 years left on his contract with Real Sociedad, which will expire on 30 June 2025. His 3-year contract is worth €9.6 million.

Season Team Salary (Gross)
2024-25 Real Sociedad   €3.2 million
2023-24 Real Sociedad €3.2 million
2022-23 Real Sociedad €3.2 million


Mikel is a Adidas-endorsed player. He will wear the Adidas Copa Pure.1 soccer cleats in the 2022-23 season.

Personal Info

Full Name Mikel Merino Zazón
Current Club Real Sociedad 
Position Midfielder 
Shirt No. 8
Date of Birth 22 June 1996
Age  26
Height  188 cm (6 ft 2 in)
Birthplace Pamplona, Spain
Nationality  Spanish 
Net Worth $10 million
Weekly Salary €61,538
Outfitter Adidas
Relationship Status In a Relationship 
Instagram Mikel Merino 


The Spanish midfielder Mikel’s girlfriend is Lola Liberal. She is a social media star.


Born on 22 June 1996, he is 26 years old.


He is 188 cm (6 ft 2 in) tall.


Season Comp. Team Match Goal
2022-23 La Liga  Real Sociedad  33 2
2021-22 La Liga Real Sociedad 34 3
2020-21 La Liga Real Sociedad 26 2
2019-20 La Liga Real Sociedad 36 5

International Career: Spain

[correct as of March 28, 2022]

Year Match Goal
2020-Present 13 0



What is Mikel Merino’s Net Worth?

In 2023, his net worth is $10 million.

How much is his salary per season?

€3.2 million.

What is his jersey number?

He wears No. 8 for Real Sociedad.

Who is his girlfriend?

Lola Liberal.

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