Neymar Biography, Height, Weight, Wiki, Net Worth

Age: 25 years


Neymar da Silva Santos Júnior is a Brazilian professional footballer. He is commonly known as Neymar Jr. or Neymar. He plays for the Brazil national team and French club Paris Saint-Germain as a forward.

Neymar was born on February 5, 1992 in Mogi das Cruzes, São Paulo, Brazil to Neymar Santos Sr., a former footballer and Nadine Santos. He has a sister named Rafaella Santos. In 2003, he began playing for youth side Portuguesa Santista in São Vicente, when he was only 11 years old. He then moved to Santos and joined the famous Brazilian club FC Santos. He signed his first senior contract with FC Santos at the age of 17.

Neymar made his professional team debut for Santos FC in 7 March 2009 where he was brought on for the last thirty minutes, in a 2–1 win against Oeste. Over the next four years he became a prolific goal scorer for his team as he helped them to win the Libertadores Cup. In 2010, he made his international debut for a friendly match against the United States to be played in East Rutherford, New Jersey. The following year he netted twice for Brazil in an unsuccessful Copa America campaign and a year later he scored three goals in the Olympics to win a silver medal for Brazil. Neymar signed for Barcelona in 2013 for a transfer fee of $76 million from Santos FC.

Personal Profile

  • Full name: Neymar da Silva Santos Júnior
  • Known as: Neymar or Neymar Jr.
  • Date of birth: 5 February 1992
  • Place of birth: Mogi das Cruzes, São Paulo, Brazil
  • Occupation: Football player
  • Playing position: Forward
  • Father name: Neymar Santos Sr.
  • Mother name: Nadine Santos
  • Sister name: Rafaella Santos
  • Marital Status: Unmarried
  • Son name: Davi Lucca da Silva Santos
  • Religion: Evangelical Christian
  • Sun sign: Aquarius
  • Nationality: Brazilian
  • Salary: 9.18 million (EUR)
  • Net worth: $148 million

Physical Stats

  • Height in feet: 5 feet 9 inches
  • Height in centimeters: 175 cm
  • Height in meters: 1.75 m
  • Weight in kilograms: 68 kg
  • Weight in pounds: 150 lbs
  • Body measurements: 39-29-12 inches
  • Chest size: 39 inches
  • Waist size: 29 inches
  • Biceps size: 12 inches
  • Eye color: Brown
  • Hair color: Brown

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