Neymar da Silva Santos Júnior, born February 5, 1992, known as Neymar Jr, is a Brazilian professional footballer who plays as a forward for Saudi Pro League club Al Hilal and the Brazil national team. His father, a former football player, guides and mentors him. Starting with street football, he joined Santos FC’s youth academy, where he honed his skills, even attracting Real Madrid’s interest at the age of 14.
All you need to know about Neymar Jr
|Full Name||Neymar da Silva Santos Júnior|
|Nick Name||Neymar Jr|
|Age||31 years (as of 2023)|
|Date of birth||5 February, 1992|
|Height (approx.)||in centimeters – 175 cm|
|Weight (approx.)||in Pounds – 154 lbs|
|Birth Place||Mogi das Cruzes, Brazil|
|Hometown||São Vicente, São Paulo, Brazil|
|Education Qualification||Neymar’s educational background is limited due to his early focus on football; he prioritized sports training over formal education.|
|Parents||Neymar Santos, Nadine da Silva|
|Spouse||Carolina Dantas (but not officially registered)|
|Children||Son – Davi Lucca da Silva Santos (son of Carolina Dantas)|
|Affairs/Girlfriend||Barbara Evans, Nicole Bahls, Daniela Carvalho, Andressa Suita, Carol Abranches, Mayra Cardi, Patrícia Jordane, Bruna Marquezine, Laryssa Oliveira, Gabriella Lenzi, Soraja Vucelic, Thaila Ayala|
|Brand Endorsement/Ambassador||Puma, Red Bull, Turma da Monica, Replay Jeans, Gaga Milano, Diesel Fragrances, Qatar Airways, Qatar National Bank, DAZN, Triller, PokerStars, Superdry, NR Sports, Epic Games, Above Cosmeticos, Konami, Digible, Altice Portugal,|
|Net Worth||$250 Million|
|Salary||$160 Million (Annual base salary contract with Saudi Team)|
|House||Neymar builds a go-kart track and artificial lake at his new mansion|
|Car Collection||Audi RS7, Audi R8 Spyder, Porsche Panamera Turbo, Maserati MC12, Ferrari 458 Italia, Aston Martin Vulcan and Lamborghini Veneno|
Awards of Neymar Jr
- Brazilian Footballer of the Year – 2011
- South American Player of the Year – 2011, 2012
- FIFA Confederations Cup Golden Ball – 2013
- Puskás Award – 2011
- FIFA Ballon d’Or – 2015, 2017
- Ligue 1 Player of the Year – 2018
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FAQ about Neymar
How old is Neymar?
As of 2023, Neymar is 31 years old. He was born on February 5, 1992.
What position does Neymar play in football?
Neymar plays as a forward in football, known for his agility, dribbling, and goal-scoring ability.
Which club does Neymar currently play for?
Neymar currently plays for the Saudi Pro League club Al Hilal and represents the Brazil national team.
Who has been a guiding influence in Neymar’s football career?
Neymar’s father, a former professional footballer, has remained a close adviser and mentor throughout his football career.
Where did Neymar start his professional football journey?
Neymar started at Santos FC’s youth academy in Brazil, building on his skills and following in the footsteps of football legend Pelé.