Neymar da Silva Santos Júnior
Fred, Givanildo, Hulk, Juninho, Vieira de Souza, Neymar, Menino da Vila, Magrelo, Joia
Age – Date of Birth
5 February 1992
Place of Birth
Mogi das Cruzes, Brazil
Educational / School Background:
Job – Occupation
Soccer player – Forward / Winger
8.8 million EUR
1.74 m (5 ft 9 in)
Neymar Playing for Brazil
Girlfriend / Spouse
Brazilian – – mixed African and Portuguese Brazilian
Color of Hair
Colors of Eyes
Physical Distinctive Features
Well Known For
– Acceleration as a soccer player
– skills on the ball
– Italian, Japanese
List of Facts
1. The name of his son is Davi Lucca da Silva.
2. Neymar currently plays for FC Barcelona.
3. He got his son when he was only 19 years old, August 2011. The mothers name is Carolina Nogueira Dantas.
4. He has a one and only sibling sister, Rafaella Beckran. He also has a tattoo of her face on his arm.
5. At the humble age of 11 yrs old Neymar started playing for Santos’s junior. Like many boys in Brazil he also played street pickup games.
6. When he was 14 yrs old he flew to Spain to join Real Madrid but Santos offered him a better deal to stay Join the Brazilian club.
7. It was at Santos Academy in 2003 where he got the opportunity to perfect his skills.
8. He scored 11 goals at the 2010 Copa do Brasil tournament and emerged as the top scorer.
9. Surprisingly he is the only Brazilian soccer player who been on the cover of TIME magazine.
10. It was his 20th birthday he scored his 100th professional goal as a soccer player.
11. Neymar current net worth is about $50 million.
12. Dunga is his personal coach trainer.
13. One of Neymar’s most popular thing to do as a kid was playing Futsal, a Brazilian style indoor game.
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