Facundo Pellistri Rebollo (Spanish pronunciation: ; born 20 December 2001) is a Uruguayan professional footballer who plays for Premier League club Manchester United.
Pellistri is a youth academy graduate of Peñarol and has played youth football with La Picada and River Plate Montevideo. He made his professional debut on 11 August 2019 in Peñarol's 2–2 draw against Defensor Sporting. He scored his first goal on 6 November 2019 in a 3–1 win against Cerro.
On 5 October 2020, Pellistri joined Manchester United for a reported fee of almost €10 million.
Style of play
A winger, Pellistri has been praised highly for his quick agility, technique, and strategic vision on the field.
Pellistri was born in Montevideo to a family of Spanish and Italian origin. Pellistri holds a Spanish passport since his father's grandmother was from the city of A Coruña in Galicia. Sebastián Teysera, lead singer of Uruguayan rock band La Vela Puerca is Pellistri's godfather.
Pellistri studied in an architectural high school, receiving his school degree in September 2019.
Former Youth Teams
Former Senior Teams
Former Club Staff