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Neymar Wiki, Height, Weight, Age, Girlfriend, Family, Biography & More

Neymar

Biography / Wiki

In current times, money matters the most to build a smooth career. But you can overcome all the obstacles with the determination and support of your loved ones. Neymar Jr. was born in a poor family on 5th February 1992 in Mogi das Cruzes, Brazil. The support and guidance of his father helped him to develop his skills and interests in football.

A rough time passed away when he joined “Santos FC” and made his senior debut. Even after facing difficult times he smiled and hoped for the best to come in the future. He grown-up in a small hut now is the owner of a yacht, a jet and several other properties in Brazil.

Height / Weight / Age

The height of Neymar is 175cm and in feet inches, his height is 5’9”. His weight is 70 kg in Kilograms or 154 lbs in Pounds. His body measurement is as follows chest 40 inches, waist 32 inches and biceps 12 inches. In February 2019, he turned 27 years old. His eye color is brown and his hair color is black.

Net Worth

As of 2019, Neymar has an estimated net worth of $185 million.

Education / Family

He couldn’t attend a well-established school because of the poor condition of his family. He had to join a local school with no basic amenities. Neymar da Silva Santos Junior was the real name of Neymar which was inherited from his father. His father became his first teacher to guide and encourage him for football.

At the age of 7, he moved to Sao Vicente with his family to join the “Portuguesa Santista” youth club. Later, he joined “Santos FC” at the age of 11, and made his debut in 2009. Betinho and Antonio Lima are his football coach.

Name

Neymar da Silva Santos Junior

Nickname Juninho, Joia,  Ney, Neymaravilha
Birth Place Mogi das Cruzes, Brazil
Date Of Birth 5 February 1992
Age 29 years
Height In centimeters – 175 cm

In feet inches – 5’9”

Weight In kilograms – 70kg

In pounds – 154 lbs

Eye Color Brown
Hair Color Black
Profession Footballer
Zodiac sign Aquarius
Ethnicity Brazilian (African, Portuguese)
Religion Christianity (Pentecostalism)
Nationality Brazilian
Home Town Sao Vicente, Sao Paulo, Brazil
Debut International – 24th October 2009 (Brazil against Japan)

Club – 7th March 2009 (Santos against Oeste)

Father Neymar Santos, Sr. (Former footballer)
Mother Nadine da Silva

 

Neymar Parents
Neymar Parents
Sister Rafaella Beckran

 

Elisabeth Martinez with his sister Rafaella
Elisabeth Martinez with his sister Rafaella

Career / Fashion and Style

He made his first international debut on 24th October 2009, for Brazil against Japan and he made the club debut on 7th March 2009, for Santos against Oeste.

The turning point in his career was observed in Copa da Brasil tournament, where he scored 11 goals. He received the first award of his life in 2011, the “World Young Soccer Player” of life.

He signed the first full-time professional contract at the age of 17. He became the first Brazilian athlete to appear in “Time” magazine. In 2010, for the first time, Neymar got selected for the senior Brazil football team.

Neymar on TIME Magazine
Neymar on TIME Magazine

Girlfriends, Affairs, Wife and More

He became a father at the age of 19, when his former girlfriend Carolina Dantas, gave birth to a baby boy.

Girlfriends Carolina Dantas

 

Carolina Dantas with Neymar
Carolina Dantas with Neymar

Barbara Evans (Model, Actress)

Neymar and Barbara Evans
Neymar and Barbara Evans

Nicole Bahls (Model)

Neymar and Nicole Bahls
Neymar and Nicole Bahls

Daniela Carvalho (Actress)

Neymar and Daniela Carvalho
Neymar and Daniela Carvalho

Andressa Suita (Actress)

Andressa Suita
Andressa Suita

Carol Abranches (Model)

Carol Abranches
Carol Abranches

Mayra Cardi (TV personality)

Mayra Cardi
Mayra Cardi

Patricia Jordane (Model)

Neymar with Patricia Jordane
Neymar with Patricia Jordane

Bruna Marquezine (Actress)

Neymar with Bruna Marquezine
Neymar with Bruna Marquezine

Laryssa Oliveria

Laryssa Oliveira
Laryssa Oliveira

Elisabeth Martinez (Model)

Elisabeth Martinez with Neymar
Elisabeth Martinez with Neymar

Soraja Vucelic (Model)

Neymar with Soraja Vucelic
Neymar with Soraja Vucelic

Thaila Ayala (Actress)

Neymar with Thaila Ayala
Neymar with Thaila Ayala
Marital Status Unmarried
Wife N/A
Children One son – Davi Lucca da Silva Santos (born in 2011)

Neymar with his son Davi Lucca
Neymar with his son Davi Lucca

Favourite Things

Here we are providing you the list of his favourite things.

Favourite Footballers Robinho, David Beckham, Cristiano Ronaldo, Xavi
Favourite Goalkeepers Marcos, Claudio Taffarel, Dida, Victor Valdes
Favourite Food Italian and Japanese Cuisines
Favourite TV shows Game of Thrones, Prison Break
Favourite colour White

Neymar

Some Interesting Facts About Neymar

  • Neymar was born in a modest time and faced difficulties while growing up.
  • Due to the poor condition of his family, he had to attend the school with no amenities.
  • Neymar’s father was a professional football player. He guided and encouraged Neymar to play football.
  • He was a fun-loving and hyperactive boy. He spent most of his time playing football and video games.
  • To develop his football skills, he joined the “Portuguesa Santista” youth club, at the age of 7.
  • He joined “Santos FC” to enhance a career in football at the age of 11. From “Santos FC” he made his senior debut in 2009.
  • At the age of 19, he became a father, when his former girlfriend Carolina Dantas, gave birth to a baby boy.
  • When he turned 20, he scored the 100th goal of his career.
  • After staying with “Santos FC” for 5 years, he joined “FC Barcelona” on 27th May 2013.
  • He was the first Brazilian athlete to appear on the cover of the “TIME” magazine.
  • The fans of Neymar’s are called as “Neymarzetes”.
  • He appeared in the music videos – “Eu Quero Tchu, Eu Quero Tcha” by Jao Lucas & Marcelo and “Pais do Futebol” by MC Guime.

  • At the age of 23, he scored twice the amount of goals than Ronaldo.
  • He owns a jet, a yacht and several properties in Brazil.
  • Neymar has 25 tattoos as of 2018.
Neymar Tattoos
Neymar Tattoos
  • His hobbies are Wakeboarding, dancing and playing poker, video games and piano.
  • His jersey number for Brazil and club is #10.
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