Quick Facts of Marcelo Vieira da Silva Júnior
- Full NameMarcelo Vieira da Silva Júnior
- Net Worth$16 million
- Date of Birth1988 /05 /12
- Marital StatusMarried
- BirthplaceRio de Janeiro, Brazil
- EthnicitySouth American
- Active Year2007-present
- Eye colourDark Brown
- Hair colourBlack
- SpouseClarisse Alves
- Height5 feet 9 inches
- Weight177 lbs
- Body MeasurementChest size:40 inches,Waist size:33 inches,Biceps size:15 inches
- Online PresenceFacebook,Twitter,Instagram
One of the famous faces in the world of football, Marcelo Vieira is a Brazilian professional soccer player who plays as a left-back position. He is currently playing for the prosperous Spanish club, “Real Madrid.” In addition, he plays for the Brazil national football team. Marcelo is well skilled at playing left back, but he also can operate as a left winger.
One of the best left-back player, Marcelo is a popular Footballer who has won million of fans and followers around the globe.
Marcelo Vieira’s Bio, Family, and Education:
Marcelo was born as Marcelo Vieira da Silva Junior on May 12, 1988, in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil under the star sign of Taurus. He was born to parents Marcelo Vieira da Silva and Maria da Silva Marcelo in a family with poor financial status. Besides, he grew up with his sibling, Julia Vieira.
Marcelo belongs to the white ethnicity and holds a Brazilian nationality. At the age of 9, Marcelo started playing futsal. Similarly, he began his football career with a Brazilian sports club, Fluminense F.C. as a junior for three years.
Later, Marcelo promoted as a senior in 2005. He won the Campeonato Carioca with his team in 2006. For the team, he gave 30 appearances and scored three goals. In the same year, he left the team.
Personal and Professional Career:
Talking about his personal life, Marcelo Vieira is a married person. After a long-term relationship with his girlfriend, Clarice (Clarisse) Alves, he married her in 2008. They had their first child, a son named Enzo Gattuso Alves Vieira on 24 September 2009. Similarly, their second son, Liam was born on 1 September 2015. There is no sign of separation which makes his life more pleasant.
Moving to the professional career of Marcelo, he started his futsal career since he was 9 years old. He played for the club, Fluminense. He joined Real Madrid in 2007 signing for $8 million at the age of eighteen.
On 7 January 2007, he debuted as a substitute against Deportivo La Coruña. He has scored 27 goals for Real Madrid and won La Liga in 2006–07, 2007–08, and 2011–12. And also, he scored 4 goals for his national team. Marcelo won the millions of heart by showing his attacking ability and defensive skills.
Likewise, he won titles like “Copa del Rey” in 2010–11 and 2013–14, “Supercopa de España” in 2008 and 2012. Similarly, his team won“UEFA Champions League” in 2013–14 and 2015–16 and “FIFA Club World Cup” in 2014 and 2016. From an individual viewpoint, the “FIFA FIFPro World XI titles praised him in 2012, 2015 and 2016, “La Liga’s Team of the season” in 2015–16.
Marcelo Vieira Transfer to Juventus
Read Madrid Defender, Marcelo now wants to join Cristiano Ronaldo at the Italian Champions, Juventus. He is eager to join Juventus and has informed Real Madrid about his desire. His transfer could be completed in the summer transfer window in 2019 as per sources.
Well, if you are die hard fan of Ronaldo then you must have heard about his deal with Juventus. As per Forbes, Ronaldo’s deal with the club is worth more than $100 million.
Marcelo Vieira Height, Weight
Marcelo stands at a height of 5 feet 9 inch. Likewise, he has a body weight of 177 lbs. His shoe size is 10. In addition, he has an athletic body structure.
Marcelo Vieira has a net worth of over $16 million, as of 2019. In 2018, he signed a contract extension with Real Madrid that will earn him £150,000 ($196,770) as weekly wage and will receive around £7.8 ($10.23) million in a year.
Earlier, he used to earn $100,000 as a weekly wage from Real Madrid with $5.2 million as annual salary, according to the contract signed in 2016. With a tremendous net worth, Marcelo is living a lavish lifestyle. He often visits words expensive holiday destination during his vacation together with his family and friends.
Marcelo Vieira Cars and House
Marcelo has a black Audi car, worth $55,000. Also, he owns several luxury cars like Volvo XC60. He receives £100,000 weekly wages from his current club. Currently, Marcelo resides in Madrid, a Real Estate Property worth around $1.9 Million which he bought in 2016. No doubt, he has a luxurious lifestyle.