Christian Petracca

Christian Petracca is a professional Australian rules footballer who has a net worth of $6 million. He plays as a midfielder or forwards for the Australian Football League (AFL) club Melbourne Football. Read the article to know Petracca’s net worth, salary, earnings, wife, age, height, and other personal information.

About Christian Petracca

Petracca started showing his talent in rules football at a young age. He represented Victoria at the U-12 level. During junior, he played football with the Beverley Hills football club, Park Orchards football club, and Warrandyte football club.

Other than football, he showed a promising career in basketball too. During junior, he served as a co-captain in Victorian Primary Schools (VPS). Additionally, he was selected for the Australian U-18. However, at the age of sixteen, he decided to pursue a football career instead to remain in Australia and be closer to friends and family.

The Melbourne football club drafted Christian Petracca during the 2014 national club. Unfortunately, during training, a rapture caused an injury to his left knee. This led him to miss the entire 2015 AFL season. After recovery, he played for the VFL team Casey Scorpions.

The following season, Petracca made his debut in a match against St. Kilda. His team, Melbourne, lost the match by 39 points. Thanks to his debut season performance, he earned mass recognition from both fans and critics. During 2017, he lost around 6kgs to play more in the midfield and increase his endurance. This took his gameplay to the next level. That season, he was named among the top 50 AFL players by Mike Sheahan.

Petracca led Melbourne to the AFL grand final triumph with a 39-disposal game in 2021. This was Melbourne’s first championship in 57 years. Furthermore, he equaled Simon Black’s record for most disposals in a grand final with a total of 58. He also received the renowned Norm Smith medal for his best-on-ground performance. Currently, he is ranked 5th in the 2022 Brownlow Medal voting leaderboard with 22 votes.

Christian Petracca’s Net Worth

Petracca’s net worth is $6 million in 2023. Recently, he extended his contract with Melbourne football club for seven more years. The contract is reportedly worth $6.5 million. He earns $900,000 per season from the club.

Petracca’s Endorsements

Petracca’s long-running successful career earned him a decent collection of endorsements. He is a Nike-sponsored athlete. Additionally, he has paid partnerships with Foot Locker Australia, Optimum Nutrition, YoPRO, and Doordash Australia. His official AFL platinum sponsor is Ted Dohrmann, gold sponsors are Pam Haddrell & Emily Hill, silver sponsors are Craig & Darcy Thompson, and the bronze sponsor is Doug Derham.

Quick Facts

Full Name Christian Petracca
Nickname Trac
Profession Australian rules football
Club Melbourne Football Club
Position Midfielder – Forward
Date of Birth 4 January 1996
Age 26
Nationality Australian
Draft 2014 AFL National Draft
Debut 2016
Height 187 cm (6 ft 2 in)
Weight 98 kg (216 lb)
Net Worth $6 million
Marital Status Unmarried
Father’s Name Tony Petracca
Mother’s Name Elvira Petracca
Salary $900,000
Twitter Handle n/a
Instagram Handle @christianpetracca

Petracca’s Wife

Petracca is in a relationship with Isabella Biescher. Biescher is a former tennis player who won a bronze medal in the Australian World Junior 2010. Currently, she is a legal operations analyst at Hall & Wilcox. Reportedly, the pair have been in a relationship since their college senior years.

Christian Petracca and his girlfriend

His Age

Petracca was born on 4 January 1996 in Australia. He is currently 26 years old.

His Height and Weight

The AFL star has a height of 187 cm (6 ft 2 in) and weighs 98 kg (216 lb).

Christian Petracca’s Stats

Career Achievements

Category Year
AFL premiership player (Melbourne) 2021
McClelland Trophy (Melbourne) 2021
Norm Smith Medal 2021
All-Australian team 2020, 2021, 2022
Keith Bluey Truscott Trophy 2020
Melbourne leading goalkicker 2019
Neale Daniher Trophy 2017
Frank Checker Hughes Medal 2021
22under22 team 2016, 2018
AFL Rising Star nominee 2016
Larke Medal 2014

Career Stats Overview: 2022 YTD

Season Team No. Games Goals Marks Tackles Votes
2015 Melbourne 26 0 0
2016 Melbourne 5 17 12 42 56 0
2017 Melbourne 5 22 26 72 54 2
2018 Melbourne 5 24 19 95 73 3
2019 Melbourne 5 22 22 89 65 0
2020 Melbourne 5 17 15 58 55 20
2021 Melbourne 5 25 29 126 103 23
2022 Melbourne 5 24 19 100 75  
Career 151 142 582 481 48

Christian Petracca’s HIGHLIGHTS from Rounds 1-12 | AFL

FAQ about Christian Petracca

What is Christian Petracca’s net worth in 2023?

Petracca’s net worth is over $6 million in 2023.

How old is Petracca?

The AFL star is 26 years old.

How tall is Petracca?

He is 187 cm (6 ft 2 in) tall.

Is Petracca Married?

No. He is currently in a relationship with Isabella Biescher.

Abdullah Al Hasan writes about various players, especially about their Biography. He is a freelance content writer and a full-time blogger by profession. He also writes on Surprise Sports regularly.

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