Neymar da Silva Santos Júnior is the Brazilian football superstar who is one of the best three players of present days. He is regarded as a prolific scorer on the field. He has won many matches for his club, for his country using his extraordinary skills and motivation. He is an icon for footballers, football lovers as well as the sports lover. Keep reading to know more about the net worth of Neymar Jr. in 2018.
Early Life & Biography:
Neymar was born on 5th February 1992 in Sao Paulo, Brazil. His father Santos Sr. was a footballer and his mother Nadine da Silva is a housewife. He grew up in a low-income family, but like every Brazilian, he was also a true lover of football. From his early childhood, he became famous in his locality for his outstanding skills of juggling and dribbling ability in street football. He was a well-known face in futsal. Afterward, he started training for football aiming to become a professional footballer. He joined Portuguesa Santista club in his early childhood.
The 26 years old superstar was in a relationship with Carolina Dantas with whom he has a son named Davi Lucca. After splitting up with Carolina, he dated Fernanda Barroso, Anamara, Andressa Suita, Barbara Evans, Carol Abranches, Rianne Ferreira, Patricia Jordane, Daniela Carvalho and Nicole Bahls. But currently, he is with Brazilian model and actress Bruna Marquezine.
Career, Awards & Nominations:
Neymar was regarded as ‘Wonder Kid’ in his country and join the famous Brazilian club Santos FC at the age of 11. There he was nourished with the club’s youth system and later joined the senior team of Santos FC refusing the offer of Real Madrid FC. In 2013, Neymar joined the famous Spanish club FC Barcelona with a huge amount of transfer fee. In Barcelona, he won 8 trophies including La Liga, Copa del Rey, Supercopa de Espana, UEFA Champions League, and FIFA Club World Cup. He moved to Paris Saint-Germain club in 2017 with a record amount of transfer fee and there he won Ligue 1, Coupe de France, and Coupe de la Ligue.
In his national team jersey, he won FIFA Confederations Cup in 2013. In this tournament, he was named best footballer of the tournament by winning Golden Ball trophy. In his very successful career, he has won many individual awards like World Soccer Young Player of the Year, Copa Libertadores Most Valuable Player, La Liga Best World Player, etc.
Net Worth & Earnings:
Neymar Jr. is the highest paid footballer currently. It is estimated that he has an estimated net worth of $200 million. He has some lucrative endorsement deal with the companies like Nike, Police, Red Bull, McDonald’s, Gol Airlines, Gillette, Rico, Volkswagen, Unilever, Castrol, Gaga Milano and Beats by Dre.
He has a luxurious 6 BHK mansion worth $10 million with a helipad in Rio de Janiero. He has a privet jet worth $4.7 million. In his garage, he keeps cars like Audi R8, Maserati MC12, Audi RS7, Ferrari 458 Spider, VW Touareg, Audi Q7. He also owns a lavish Ginerva yacht.
Neymar Jr. is one of the most valuable footballers of the globe. He has created many memorable moments in the field for his fans. The ‘wonder kid’ has now grown up and started to transfer to ‘wonder man’ to serve football. Players like Neymar are not only a footballer; they are emotions for their fans, for their nations.