- Name: Neymar
- Age: 26 years old
- Height: 5ft 9in (176 cm)
- Occupation: Soccer Player
- Net Worth: US $90 Million
- Status: Alive
Neymar da Silva Santos Jr. is a Brazilian professional soccer player born in Mogi das Cruzes, São Paulo, Brazil. He currently plays for the Spanish club, FC Barcelona and the Brazil national team. Neymar stands 5ft 9in tall and plays as a forward or winger. His father, Neymar Santos, Sr. was a former footballer. His mother is Nadine and he has a sister named Rafaella. The family moved to Santos in 2003 where Neymar gained early success playing for Santos FC youth division.
Neymar played his first professional game for Santos in 2009. He was 17 years old at the time. The season ended with him scoring 14 goals in 48 games. Neymar rose to stardom in 2010 after leading his team to the league and Copa do Brasil championships. In 2011, he led Santos to the Copa Libertadores championship, their first in 48 years. Neymar scored his 100th career goal on his birthday in February 2012. He won four consecutive Player of the Year Awards by age 21.
Neymar signed a five-year contract with FC Barcelona in June 2013. He played alongside Lionel Messi to secure the 2013 La Liga, Copa del Rey and the UEFA Championships. Neymar made is world cup debut in 2014. His season ended prematurely after he suffered a back injury in a match against Colombia. Neymar was named team captain of the Brazilian team at the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio. He scored the winning penalty against Germany to win Brazil’s first Olympic gold medal in men’s soccer.
Neymar has a net worth of $90 million. He was ranked #4 on the list of most famous athlete in the world by ESPN in 2016. Neymar has a son “David Lucca” with Carolina Dantas. He’s dated Bruna Marquezine and later Elisabeth Martinez.
Neymar Age, Birthday, Salary, Wiki
- Birth Name: Neymar da Silva Santos Júnior
- Birthday: February 5, 1992
- How Old : Age: 26 years old
- Place of Birth: Mogi das Cruzes, São Paulo, Brazil
- Zodiac Sign: Aquarius
- How Tall : Height: 5ft 9in (176 cm)
- Occupation: Professional Soccer Player
- Years Active: 2009-present
- Net Worth & Salary: US $90 million
- Death-O-Meter: Alive