Paulinho's current team. His bio: Career, Net worth, Personal life, Early life, Facts
Who is Paulinho?
sé Paulo Bezerra Maciel Júnior is a professional footballer and commonly known as Paulinho. He plays as a midfielder for Chinese club Guangzhou Evergrande, on a loan from Spanish club FC Barcelona and the Brazil National Team.
How was the Early Life of Paulinho?
Paulinho was born on July 25, 1988, in Sao Paulo, Brazil. He was born into a poor family and had to struggle during his childhood. From his very childhood, he was very interested in playing football. His father and his whole family supported his passion towards football.
How did Paulinho start his Career?
Paulinho took up football when he was only 5 years old. He started his career with Pao de Acucar in 2004. He then joined FC Vilnius in 2006 after he successfully broke through the first team. He played 38 games and scored 5 goals in domestic level. In 2009, after his impressive performance, he drew the attention of the Corinthians Paulista. He helped the team to win titles like Brasileirao 2011 and Copa Libertadores 2012 and then he became an important part of the team. He also won the Club World Cup in 2012. He helped the team to win as he scored the winning goal again European Champions English Club Chelsea. In July 2013, English Club Tottenham signed Paulinho with a transfer fee not less than 17 million EUR which was the record signing of the clubs history. He became Man of the Match against Crystal Palace. In July 2015, Paulinho signed Chinese Club Guangzhou Evergrande for 14 million EUR, for a 4-year deal. On August 2017, Paulinho signed FC Barcelona for 40 million EUR and won La Liga and Copa del Rey with the club. Recently he has been sent back to Guangzhou Evergrande on loan from FC Barcelona. Paulinho has been playing for Brazil National Team since 2011. He has scored 11 goals for the National Team and has won 45 caps. His first hattrick for the National Team was against Uruguay in 2018 World Cup Qualifiers. He won FIFA Confederation Cup 2013 with Brazil National Team.
What is the Net worth of Paulinho?
Paulinho has an estimated net worth of $4 million. Talking about his car collection, he has a Lamborghini Aventador car, whose current market value is over $300,000 and a BMW car. It is estimated that Paulinho’s current yearly salary is $1 million. His earning sources are Club deals and contracts and Sponsorships and Endorsement deals as well.
Who is in the Personal life of Paulinho?
Paulinho married his girlfriend, Barbara Cartaxo among the close circle of his friends and their family members. Till date there is no any news of family conflicts, break up and divorce. Paulinho has a happy family blessed with a son and a daughter.
Facts about Paulinho
- Before marrying Barbara Cartaxo, after they dated for 7 years.
- Paulinho almost quit football in 2008 because he was targeted by racists at FC Vilnius.
- He is well-known for his powerful running and good movement into the box.
- His favorite actor is Hugh Jackman and favorite actress is Charlize Theron.
- He was inspired by Brazilian Professional Footballer Ronaldinho.
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