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Neymar

Biography, Age, Net Worth, House, Cars, Family, Girlfriend, Siblings, Parents & Son

Neymar Basic Information

Stage Name: Neymar Jnr.
Real Name: Neymar da Silva Santos Júnior
Occupation: Professional Footballer
Date Of Birth/Age: 5 February 1992 (32 Years Old)
Place of Birth: Mogi das Cruzes, São Paulo
Gender: Male
Nationality: Brazilian
Marital Status: In A Relationship
Education:
  • Portuguesa Santista Youth
  • Santos Youth
Height: 5Ft 9In
Net Worth: $300M

Neymar Biography

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Born on February 5, 1992, to Neymar da Silva Santos Sr. and Nadine da Silva in Mogi das Cruzes, So Paulo, Neymar da Silva Santos Junior was raised a Christian. His former footballer father gave him the name, and as Neymar’s abilities developed, he was appointed his son’s advisor. Neymar played street football and futsal for fun when he was little. Due to financial constraints in his family, Neymar could not attend college and had to concentrate solely on his football career while he was of schooling age. He just attended a local elementary school in Lupe Picasso. Neymar claimed that futsal significantly impacted him growing up and helped him improve his technique, cognitive process, and ability to move in confined places.

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Neymar relocated to So Vicente with his family in 2003, when he started competing for the Portuguesa Santista youth team. They eventually relocated to Santos in 2003, where Neymar signed a contract. With the help of his lucrative youth career and more cash, the family was able to purchase their first home, a house close to Santos’ home stadium, Vila Belmiro. As Neymar’s income increased from 10,000 reais per month at age 15 to 125,000 reais per month at age 16, their quality of family life improved. He earned his first full-time professional contract at age 17, was promoted to the Santos first squad, and started securing his first sponsorships. Neymar practices Pentecostal Christianity and identifies as a Christian.

Family

Parents

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His trainer at one point was his father, Neymar Santos Senior, a former professional player. Nadine da Silva is the name of his mother. He had a fatal accident when he was four while his parents were visiting family. Despite surviving the collision, his father’s damaged hip bone rendered him unable to continue playing football. Neymar Sr. played amateur football for Brazil’s lowest level before the disaster. His father was injured in the accident and could not continue playing, so he was obliged to hunt for alternative sources of income, such as working as a salesman or a mechanic, to support the family despite difficulties.

Siblings

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He and his sister Rafaella Beckran have a very close relationship, and he honoured her by getting her face tattooed on his arm. Beckran got her brother’s eyes tattooed on her arm.

Children

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Barcelona, Spain &Ndash; September 9: Neymar Jr. With His Son, Davi Lucca Da Silva Santos, Attend The Spanish League Match Between F.c Barcelona Vs. Deportivo AlavÉS At Nou Camp, On September, 2016 In Barcelona, Spain. (Photo By Joan Cros Garcia/Corbis Via Getty Images)

With his ex-girlfriend Carolina Dantas, Neymar had a son named Davi Lucca on August 13, 2011. He is expecting a second with his current girlfriend, Bruna Biancardi.

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Lifestyle

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Neymar, who has been called “a true phenomenon,” typically plays as a central striker, second striker, winger, or occasionally as an attacking midfielder.

When he was only 11 years old, Neymar signed with the renowned Brazilian team FC Santos in 2003. He developed as a player after joining “FC Santos,” and now plays at a high level. At 17, he committed to ‘FC Santos’ under his first senior contract. Neymar made his senior squad debut in 2009 for ‘Santos FC.’ He developed into a prolific goal scorer for his side over the following four years, contributing to the team’s victory in the “Libertadores Cup.” In 102 games for the team, he made 54 goals for a total of 54. During his time with the club, he was frequently courted by the top clubs in Europe. At age 14, he was invited into the Real Madrid academy but remained with FC Santos since the team promised him a higher wage.

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Neymar debuted for Brazil in a friendly game later that year after being passed over by manager Dunga for the 2010 ‘World Cup’ in South Africa. He scored twice for Brazil the following year in a vain attempt to win the Copa America. A year later, he scored three goals at the ‘Olympics to help Brazil capture a silver medal. The top teams were courting Neymar while he was playing for “Santos FC.” Neymar joined Barcelona in 2013 for a transfer fee of 86.2 million euros, or $96.5 million, following a struggle between Real Madrid and Barcelona, two of the biggest clubs in Spain. Brazil won the “Confederations Cup” in the same year Neymar scored four goals, defeating Spain in the final match.Neymar, Yours Truly, People, May 27, 2024
Neymar began representing “Barcelona” in the 2013–2014 campaign. He made an impression on everyone during his first season with the team by scoring goals in crucial matches, such as a match in the “El Clasico” versus “Real Madrid.” He scored 39 goals for “Barcelona” the next season in all competitions, and the team went on to win the “UEFA Champions League” and “Champions League” treble. Neymar established himself as one of the top players in the world of football after joining Barcelona.
Neymar was Brazil’s major attraction at the 2014 FIFA World Cup as the squad entered the competition looking to win its sixth World Cup. In the competition, Neymar scored four goals but suffered an injury against Columbia in the quarterfinal. He was unable to participate in the semifinal game against Germany. After losing the semifinal game, Brazil suffered a humiliating exit from the ‘World Cup’.
He missed the “UEFA Super Cup” during the 2015–16 season because of health concerns. However, he made the 2015 FIFA Ballon d’Or shortlist and placed third. In the Copa del Rey finals, he assisted his team in capturing the domestic double for the second time in a row by scoring a goal against “Sevilla.” He was appointed team captain for “Copa America,” however, he was suspended after the second game.
Neymar led his team to victory in the round of 16 of the “UEFA Champions League” in the 2016–17 campaign. On April 2, 2017, he scored “Barcelona’s” 100th goal. That year, his team also prevailed in the Copa del Rey final. Additionally, he was appointed captain of the Brazilian national squad competing in the Rio “Summer Olympics.” He gave the country its first “Olympic” gold medal in men’s football when he scored the game-winning goal against Germany in the championship match.
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During the 2017–18 season, Neymar debuted for the Paris Saint-Germain team and scored a goal against ‘Guingamp’ in that first game. Despite having a right foot injury, he finished the season with 28 goals in 30 games. The promising player’s 2018–19 season wasn’t spectacular because he was still healing from his injury. He suffered numerous defeats in the Cup de France finals against Rennes and the Champions League. In addition, Brazil’s national team lost to Belgium in the quarterfinals, ending their participation in the 2018 “World Cup.” He suffered an ankle injury during a friendly match against Qatar, which resulted in him being disqualified from the Copa America event in 2019.
Since making his Brazilian debut as a youth for “Santos,” Neymar has demonstrated tremendous skill. ‘World Soccer Young Player of the Year’ was given to Neymar in 2011. He also received the “FIFA Puskas Award” that year for scoring the finest goal. For his performance at the 2013 FIFA Federations Cup, he was awarded the “Golden Ball.” He received the “La Liga Best World Player” honour following the 2014–15 campaign. His finest footballing accomplishments include scoring 39 goals in the 2014–15 season, which saw ‘Barcelona’ win the triple. He finished the ‘Champions League with ten goals and was tied for the league’s most goal scorers. When Brazil faced Honduras in Rio 2016, he scored the fastest goal in Olympic history in just 14 seconds.
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Throughout his career, he has also had trouble with injuries. With his 79th goal in his 125th game for Brazil, Neymar passed Pelé to take the lead as the team’s most scorer. Neymar and Marco Verratti were informed that they would not be in the team’s plans for the upcoming season when PSG started a squad overhaul after the 2022–23 season and did not renew the contracts of Sergio Ramos and Lionel Messi. Luis Enrique then took over as the club’s new manager. Neymar’s prospective return to Barcelona was mentioned shortly after that. Barcelona’s hierarchy, though, never developed to the point where it could go into greater detail about specific economic options. He is PSG’s sixth-highest goalscorer and seventh-highest assist-giver all-time, demonstrating his prodigious scoring and playmaking skills.
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In Europe, Neymar has had a distinguished career. Neymar, though, has also come under fire for his habitual diving. Neymar was the subject of a rape inquiry discontinued by police in July 2019 due to a lack of evidence. He is among the top 20 most followed individuals on Instagram and has over 200 million followers, making him the third most followed sportsperson (after Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo). Neymar was listed as the fourth most well-known athlete in the world on ESPN’s list of current athletes in 2016. Neymar was listed among the 100 most influential persons in the world by Time magazine in April 2017.

Neymar signed a two-year contract with Saudi Pro League team Al Hilal after departing PSG on August 15, 2023. According to reports, the transfer cost was $90 million. He was the most expensive acquisition in the Saudi Pro League thanks to the contract. He debuted on September 15 in a 6-1 thumping of Al-Riyadh, coming off the bench and assisting on a goal by Malcom.

Girlfriend

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Currently dating model and influencer Bruna Biancardi, the couple is expecting their first child together. The announcement of Neymar and Biancardi’s pregnancy was shared on Instagram in April 2023 after they made their relationship known in 2022.

Net Worth

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Neymar has had agreements to represent many companies and brands, such as FIFA, UEFA, EASports, PES, Nike, and Puma. Additionally, he has deals with Volkswagen, Tenys Pé Baruel, Lupo, Ambev, Claro, Unilever, and Santander for sponsorships. According to France Football, Neymar was the third-highest-paid footballer in the world in 2018, with a combined annual revenue of €81.5 million ($95 million) from pay, bonuses, and endorsement deals. With earnings of $105 million for the calendar year, Forbes listed Neymar as the third-highest-paid athlete in the world in 2019 (after Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo). His estimated net worth is close to $300 million.

Cars

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Neymar owns a beautiful collection of exotic vehicles. He has a long list of some of the most expensive cars when it comes to automobiles. These vehicles include Lamborghini, Audi, Maserati, Aston Martin Vulcan, and Ferrari. Neymar also has a yacht worth $8 million, an exquisite chopper, and his cars and homes.

House

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It was revealed in 2021 that the athlete had bought a brand-new villa in his native Brazil for £2.5 million. Seven bedrooms, a squash court, a pool, a 20-car garage, and a panoramic lift connect the home’s floors. Additionally, Neymar owns a multi-million dollar Beverly Hills mansion that rents for $7,000 per night. He also holds a house in Paris. The home, estimated to be worth $20 million, features six apartments, two levels with a total area of 1500 m2, a jacuzzi, a theatre with seating for 14 people, a tennis court, and 12 bathrooms, among other amenities. According to local authorities cited by Agence France-Presse in the summer of 2023, Neymar might be punished for nearly $1 million for environmental offences while building his Mangaratiba estate. The study referred to unauthorized earthworks, beach sand exploitation without authorization, and river diversion.

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