Ernesto Alexis Vega Rojas, or popularly called Alexis Vega, is one of the rising stars of Mexican football. Vega is an attacking midfielder/winger who plays for Liga MX side, Guadalajara and the Mexican national team. He is 23 years old, born 25th November 1997. He wears the No 10 shirt for Guadalajara and was voted in the Liga MX All-star team for 2021.
Alexis Vega career statistics and records
Alexis Vega broke into the footballing scene in 2016 after spending years with the Toluca youth team. Vega made his senior debut on 27th February, 2016 playing for the Toluca side in a Liga MX match against Pachuca. Since then, Vega formed an integral part of the Toluca side that reached the Round of 16 of the 2016 Copa Libertadores. Between the 2015/16 and the 2018/19 seasons, the forward scored 15 goals in 75 matches for Toluca.
In 2018, Guadalajara paid $9m for the transfer of Alexis Vega from Toluca. This was one of the most expensive transfer fees ever received by Toluca. Vega joined Guadalajara and scored 4 goals in 17 matches during his first season with the club. He has since scored 11 more goals in a total of 82 appearances for Guadalajara.
Alexis Vega net worth
Alexis Vega is one of the best youngsters playing the Liga MX. His relatively young years playing professional football means he's not earning millions in salaries yet but he is being well paid by Guadalajara. The figure in his contract with Guadalajara is not revealed but with his years, it is estimated he'll earn between $40,000 - $100,000 as an annual salary. Alexis Vega reportedly has a net worth between $1m - $1.5m, all earned from his footballing career.