Manuel Agudo Durán is a professional footballer who belongs to Spanish origins. He is commonly known to the football fans as Nolito. Nolito plays for the Spanish national team and Celta de Vigo. He plays mainly as a striker but he can also play as a winger. Nolito is known for his goal scoring abilities, passing, crossing, long range shooting and finishing.
Nolito played for many well-known clubs over the years. He has played for clubs like Manchester City, Sevilla, Barcelona and many others. He joined Celta de Vigo in 2020 and he became a very important player for the team in a very short period of time. He helped all the teams he played for by scoring goals in crucial matches.
Nolito made his international debut for Spain back in 2014. He represented his nation in various major tournaments. He was a part of the Spain squad for the 2012 Euro and that year Spain had won the championship.
With all these great performances he gained a lot of popularity. With fame , wealth followed his footsteps too. In 2021, the net worth of Nolito is approximately USD 41.5 million.
Nolito started his senior career back in 2002 with the team called Sanluqueño and he stayed with the club till 2006. He was paid USD 130K annually back then. In mid-2006, he joined another Spanish football team called Écija. This time he received USD 250K annually and he stayed with the club for two consecutive seasons.
From 2008 to 2010 he was a part of the Barcelona B team. He was their main striker back in that time. He got USD 575K for each season when he played for Barcelona B. In mid-2010, he was promoted to the main team of Barcelona and he received USD 780K for the single season he was in the club.
Nolito joined the Portuguese team Benfica back in 2011. He stayed there for two seasons and got USD 1 million as salary for each of the seasons. He moved to Celta de Vigo in 2013 and stayed with the team till 2016. He pocketed USD 1.3 million from Celta as salary back then. In the 2016/17 season of English Premier League he played for Manchester City. City paid him USD 6.4 million for that season.
Later he joined Sevilla and played with them from 2017 to 2020. He was paid USD 8.1 million from Sevilla. Nolito joined Celta de Vigo again in mid-2020 and he signed a three year deal with the club according to the deal he started receiving USD 8.5 million annually.