Marcelo Vieira is a Brazilian footballer for the Spanish club Real Madrid and the Brazil national team. He has been awarded by many football pundits as one of the best defenders both in European football and Brazil.
Marcelo Vieira Biography
Born on 12 May 1988, His full name Marcelo Vieira da Silva Júnior, Son of Marcelo Vieira da Silva and Maria da Silva. He is a Brazilian Footballer or soccer who plays as left-back for the Spanish club, Real Madrid C.F.
Before playing football he played futsal, He was on the books of Fluminense in Rio de Janeiro (a Brazilian Sport club). Marcelo came from very poor background and even considered quitting football, but Marcelo grandfather convinced him to continue with the sport, he said Marcelo can make big change to their situation someday.
Marcelo joined Real Madrid on January 2007, Ramón Calderón (Former Real Madrid President) said: “He is an important signing for us. He is a young player who will inject some freshness into the side and is part of our plan to bring younger players into the squad. We’re very happy because he’s a pearl that half of Europe wanted.”
With Real Madrid Marcelo already won League Champion trophy, and La Liga title, on international Level Marcelo playing an important part for Brazil National Team, Marcelo scored on his Brazil debut in a 2–0 victory against Wales, and Represented Brazil on 2008 Olympic squad, where he won a bronze medal. Marcelo Vieira also represented Brazil on 2010 FIFA World Cup and 2018 FIFA World Cup.
|Full Name:||Marcelo Vieira da Silva Júnior|
|Born:||12 May 1988|
|Age:||31 Years Old|
|Net Worth:||$16 Million|
|Source of Wealth:||Professional Footballer (Soccer)|
|Marcelo ‘s Awards:||Seleção do Campeonato (2006)|
FIFPro World XI (2017, 2018, 2019)
Marcelo Vieira is one of the highest-paid Real Madrid players, his salary with the club $5.2 million (Annual Salary), and he also receives a weekly salary of $100,000 from Real Madrid. As is article made his total net worth already reach $16 Million, with contract status with the club still in a good position and Sponsorship deal with Adidas, his total net worth will definitely grow.
Marcelo Vieira belong to the married group, In 2008 he married his beloved girlfriend Clarisse Alves, together they have two sons, the oldest named Enzo Alves Vieira and the youngest one named Liam Alves Vieira.
Marcelo also a tattoo fan, he has a number of tattoos, including his shirt number and day of his birth tattooed onto his left arm.
Marcelo Vieira Famous Quotes
“Football allows us to make great friends and I know some of the best thanks to our passion for the ball.” – Marcelo Vieira
“It is not easy to beat those who never give up.” – Marcelo Vieira
“On and off the field, we’ve come a long way” – Marcelo Vieira