Philippe Coutinho Biography

Published On Jan 11, 2018
Facts of Philippe Coutinho
Date of Birth: 1992 , June-12
Birth Nation: Brazil
Height: 5 Feet 6 Inch
Name Philippe Coutinho Correia
Birth Name Nima Elbagir
Nationality Brazillian
Birth Place/City Rio De Janerio
Profession Footballer
Working For FC Barcelona
Net Worth $60 Million
Salary $335000
Weight in KG 72
Married Unknown
Married to Aina Coutinho
Children Maria Coutinho
Divorce Yes
Online Presence Facebook,Twitter,Wiki
Nick Name Little Magician
Father Jose Carlos Correia
Mother Esmeralda Coutinho
Ethnicity Mix
Education London School of Economics and Political Science
Awards The Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Medal
TV Show @ This Hour
Eye Color Dark brown
Hair Color Black
Face Color Fair
Famous for Businessman, investor, television host, philanthropist
Books The Holmes Manual
Affair with British diploma
Boyfriend British diploma
Religion Catholic Christian
Tattoo(s) yes
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While Philippe was a child, he followed his elder brothers Cristiano and Leandro to a local football ground, where he started playing futsal. Later he joined a local football academy on behalf of his friend's grandmother and approached at a tournament by youth coaches at Vasco da Gama, where he attended a trial and joined their youth team.

A few years later, Philippe made a contract with Italian side Internazionale in 2008 for €4 million, and subsequently, he loaned to Vasco, where he became a key player. He played for Internazionale in 2010 and was believed to be the future of the club due to his performance in his early matches but failed to impress later. He could not make his place in the playing set so was loaned to La Liga club Espanyol in 2012.

Later Philippe signed a contract with Premier League club Liverpool for £8.5 million. His combination of vision, passing, dribbling and long-range strikes lead him to more fame and also earned a nickname Little Magician from Liverpool fans and teammates. In 2015, he became the player of the Year by PFA Team,  where the popular football player like Sadio Mane, David Robert Joseph, and Roy Carroll has played too.

While Philippe was 18-years old he made his senior debut for Brazil in 2010.  Since then, he has made over 30 appearances and has also presented the nation at the 2015 Copa América and the Copa América Centenario.

Philippe is a Brazilian by nationality and belongs to multiracial ethnicity. He married his long-term girlfriend, Aine Coutinho, after dating him for sometimes. The couple blessed with two children a daughter Maria Coutinho and a son Philippe Coutinho. The husband and wife live a happily married life along with their children, and there is no any rumor of divorce between the couple. 

Philippe is a popular footballer, who earns a huge amount of money from his professional career. He has played for numerous club from which he earns a decent amount of money. 

According to some source, his monthly salary is 4 million GBP, and net worth is 50 million GBP. Additionally, he has luxurious cars of different brands and a lavish house, located in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.  

Philippe Coutinho

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Born in Brazil

1992

Philippe was born in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil to father, José Carlos Correia, and mother, Esmerelda Coutinho. Currently, he is 26-years old and his birth sign is Gemini.

 

Joined Liverpool club

2013

After his successful career as a football player, Philippe made a contract with  Premier League club Liverpool for a £8.5 million. He made his Liverpool debut replacing Stewart Downing in the 78th minute of a 2–0 defeat against West Bromwich Albion at Anfield. 

Joined Barcelona club

2018

After Philippe reached an agreement with Liverpool he was transferred to Barcelona club and his transfer fee is reported to be an initial £106 million, which could rise to £142 million.

Married Aine Coutinho

2012

Philippe dated his girlfriend, Aine Coutinho, for a long time and later married her. His wife Aine gave birth of two children a daughter Maria Coutinho and a son Philippe Coutinho.

Total Net worth

2018

As a popular football player, Philippe earns a huge amount of money from his professional career. As of 2018, his monthly salary is 4 million GBP and net worth is 50 million GBP.