Alejandro Darío Gómez commonly known as Papu Gomez is a professional footballer who belongs to Argentine origins. Gomez plays for the Argentine national team and Sevilla. Gomez is a very versatile footballer he can play as a center forward, winger or as an attacking midfielder. In his distinguished career Gomez played for many teams. He spent a huge time at the Italian club Atlanta.
Gomez joined Sevilla in mid-2021. From 2014 to mid-2021 he was a key player for Atlanta and helped the team to win many crucial matches over the years. He holds the record of most assists in a single Serie A season which is sixteen assists. He also won the Serie A player of the year award for his contribution for the club.
Gomez played many games with Argentina. Though he is not a regular player for the Argentine national team, he helped his nation whenever he played for them. He represented his nation in many major tournaments from time to time.
Gomez earned a good amount of money from football over the years. In 2021 the net worth of Gomez is approximately USD 18.6 million.
Arsenal de Sarandí is the club from where Gomez started his senior career 2005. He stayed with the club till 2009. In these four years he was paid USD 120K annually. Later he joined San Lorenzo and stayed there for only one season. San Lorenzo paid him USD 200K for that season.
In the summer transfer window of 2010 he joined the Italian club Catania. He spent three seasons with the club and performed outstandingly. He pocketed USD 700K from Catania annually that time. He joined the club Metalist Kharkiv in 2013 and played a season with them. The club paid him USD 1 million for that season.
In the mid-2014, Gomez joined Atlanta and played seven consecutive seasons with the club. He received USD 1.2 million annually from Atlanta in his first two seasons. In 2016, he renewed his contract with the club and started getting USD 2.5 million annually. He received USD 3 million annually for his last two seasons. Gomez joined Sevilla in 2021 and the club will pay him USD 2.8 million for each season.