Neymar Net Worth $127 million
Neymar salary $12,000,000
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Neymar is a Brazilian professional footballer and his current net worth is $127 million.
Neymar inherited his name from his father, who is a former footballer and became his son’s advisor. Born in Mogi das Cruzes, São Paulo, to Neymar Santos, Sr. and Nadine da Silva, he grew up loving futsal and street football.
After his family moved to São Vicente he started playing for youth side Portuguesa Santista.
A year later, in 2003, they moved again, this time to Santos, where he joined Santos FC.
At 14 he traveled to Spain to join Real Madrid youth team, where Ronaldo, David Beckham, and Robinho used to play.
Thanks to the success of his youth career and added income, his family bought their first home.
The quality of family as well as of his game, improved and he began earning more and more money.
He signed his first full professional contract at 17. Right around that time they moved him to the Santos first team. He also started signing his first sponsorship deals.
After scoring his first goal for Santos against Mogi Mirim, he scored the decisive goal in a 2-1 win against Palmeiras, a month later.
He helped Santos win two successive Campeonato Paulista championships, a Copa do Brasil, and the 2011 Copa Libertadores.
In 2011 and 2012 he listed as the South American Footballer of the Year, before moving to Barcelona.
He came third for the FIFA Ballon d’Or in 2015.
With 52 goals in 77 matches for Brazil since debuting at age 18, Neymar is the fourth-highest goalscorer for his national team.
He played a key part in Brazil’s victories at the 2011 South American Youth Championship. There he finished as the leading goalscorer.
Today he is a professional footballer who plays as a forward for Spanish club FC Barcelona and the Brazil national team.
He is famous for his dribbling, finishing and his talent with both feet. Thanks to those abilities he has earned comparisons to former Brazil and Santos forward, Pelé.
Apart from being a successful footballer, he is also a talented singer. Neymar has become an icon in promoting Brazilian modern pop music.