He is one of the most significant soccer players of this era, and he defends the color of Brazil as his national team. Besides, he built an extensive career; therefore, he performs football for Real Madrid. By the position on a football pitch, he is officially one of the strongest left-back attackers. Find out more about this talented man in the following article.
Marcelo Vieira Junior’s birth date was on the 12th of May 1988, in the horoscope of Taurus. He has mixed blood – Brazilian and Portuguese. He grew up in Rio De Janerio. His father was a fireman, and his mum was a teacher in school. Obviously, football was his first love. At a young age, he was playing it as a game on the streets with his friends and futsal at the local beach. When he was 9, he was part of a small football team playing for Fluminense, a known club in Brazil for the younger generation.
Later, he was on football Academy, but due to financial problems, he nearly left it. However, he found a way to fight for his passion, and he finally completed it. His former club Fluminense provided him massive support as they genuinely believed in his talent and ambition. He was performing very well for this club and devoted to seasons to it. He participated in 30 matches and scored six times.
He was performing very well for Fluminense and devoted two seasons to it. He participated in 30 matches and scored six times. His great game opened a new door for him, and he got a call from the capital city of Spain. In 2007 celebrated footballer Roberto Carlos was finishing his career; therefore, young hope got an offer to potentially replace him in Real Madrid. This transfer was worth $7.1 million.
He did not show the best game until 2009 for this team, and he got restrictions, so he spent some time on the bench at some point. Luckily for him, his mentor retook him on different position – Left Wing, and he did not disappoint him. He was smashing goals in that season. Jose Mourinho is the person he owes the most. In soccer season 2010-2011, he knew exactly how to get the best game out of this player.
He started giving extraordinary games and even scored for the important game on the Champions League. Later he got the announcement of being Man of the match versus Olympique Lyonnais. He also showed outstanding performance during La Liga. Things were very bright for him, therefore who was taken in the first setup to chase victories for FIFA World Cup and UEFA Champions League with Real in 2014, 2016, and 2017 seasons.
He has been loyal to Real Madrid for the past decade, and he still performs for them.
Popular athlete crowned his love with marriage to his wife Clarisse Alves on the 24th of September 2009. She is a famous actress from Brazil, and they were dating since 2003. The happy couple got new family members in the meantime – two sons, Enzo Gattuso and Liam.
Marcelo Vieira Net Worth 2021
As of 2021, Marcelo Vieira has an estimated net worth of at least $17 million. He is the owner of two luxurious mansions in Spain and Brazil. His villa in Madrid is worth nearly $1.9 million. Besides, he has a collection of luxurious cars worth $1.4 million. In his car park, you can see Lamborghini, Audi and Range Rover. He is a big fan of fast cars.