Roberto Firmino Biography

Published On Jan 11, 2018
Facts of Roberto Firmino
Date of Birth: 1991 , October-2
Birth Nation: Brazil
Height: 5 Feet 11 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
View moreless Facts of Roberto Firmino

A native of Maceio, Brazil, Roberto Firmino was born on 2nd of October 1991. His birth sign is Libra. Regarding his nationality, Firmino is a Brazilian, and he is of white ethnicity. Not much is known about his childhood, parents, and education. It seems he is a private person when it comes to his personal life.

At the age of 13, Firmino started his football career with youth system at Clube de Regatas Brasil (CRB). Four years later, he switched to FC Figueirense.

Following various youth level at Figueirense, Firmino made his professional debut on 24th October 2009 against Ponte Preta. The following year, he was promoted up to the main squad of the club.

After playing for a year for Figueirense’s main team, he signed 5-years contract for Hoffenheim. He made his Hoffenheim debut in a Bundesliga games against Mainz. His first goal for the club came against Eintracht Frankfurt.

In his  5-year career with Hoffenheim, Firmino made over 140 appearances and scored 38 goals.

He next signed for Premier League side Liverpool F.C. for $34.66 million. Firmino played his debut match with Liverpool against Swindon Town. A week later, he made his league debut replacing Jordon Ibe in a 1-0 victory at Stoke City. He ended his first season as club’s league top scorer with 10 goals.

Until now, Firmino has made 87 appearances and has scored a total of 30 goals aside Liverpool.

Apart from his club career, Firmino is in the Brazil national team since 2014. After receiving his first call-up to Brazil national team for the friendly matches against Turkey and Austria, he said that it was his big dream to play for his nation. He said, "I'm very happy about the nomination and would especially like to thank the team".

Further, he made his international debut in a 4-0 victory over Turkey. A few days later, he scored his first international goal in a 2-1 away win.

Till the date, he has won 18 caps and has scored 5 international goals.   

Currently 26, Roberto Firmino is a married man. He is married to his long-time girlfriend Larissa Pereira, an Instagram star and model. Their wedding ceremony was royal and was attended by their family members, close friends, and some of the prominent faces from football world including Neymar and his actress-girlfriend Bruna Marquezine. The duo has two daughters.

Firmino is living a blissful life together with his beautiful wife without any news and rumors of conflicts, extra-marital affairs, and divorce in their marital relationship. 

Firmino is a tattoo lover. He has inked his mom and dad names on his right arm, and his daughter’s name across his chest.

Once, he was arrested for drink-driving and was fined $26993.40. His driving license was canceled for a year when sentenced at Liverpool Magistrates’ Court.  

As of 2018, he gets paid $134,967 as his weekly wage i,e $7 million per annum as his salary. He has an estimated net worth of around $32 million. His current market value is $59.70 million.

Currently, the star of the field Firmino resides in his luxury house in Mossley Hill, which is worth $3.5 million. He owns many luxury cars. Earlier he had Audi and Range Rover. Recently, he rides Ford Mustang GT and also Aston Martin.

 

Roberto Firmino

Roberto Firmino facts on timeline

Born in Brazil

1991

Roberto Firmino was born on 2nd of October 1991, in Maceio, Brazil. His birth sign is Libra. Regarding his nationality, Firmino is a Brazilian and he is of white ethnicity.

Youth Football Career

2004

At the age of 13, Firmino started off his footballing career with youth system at Club de Regatas Brasil (CRB). 4 years later, he switched to FC Figueirense.

Professional Debut

2009

Firmino made his professional debut on 24th October 2009, against Ponte Preta in a 1-2 home loss, for the Serie B championship. The following year, he was promoted up to the main squad of the club.

Signed with 1899 Hoffenheim

2010

Firmino signed 5-years contract for Hoffenheim. He made his Hoffenheim debut in a Bundesliga defeat against Mainz. His first goal for the club came against Eintracht Frankfurt.Throughout his  5-year career with Hoffenheim, Firmino made overall 140 appearances and scored 38 goals.

Joined FC Liverpool

2015

Firmino signed for Premier League side, Liverpool F.C., for a fee of $34.66 million. Firmino played his debut friendly match against Swindon Town. A week later, he made his league debut, replacing Jordon Ibe in a 1-0 victory at Stoke City.

Got Married

2017

Firmino married his long-time girlfriend Larissa Pereira, an Instagram star and model. Their wedding ceremony was royal and was attended by their family members, a close friend with some of the prominent faces from football world including Neymar with his actress girlfriend Bruna Marquezine.

International career

2014

Firmino made his international debut in a 4-0 victory over Turkey. A few days later, he scored his first international goal in a 2-1 away win.Till the date, he has won 18 caps his national side as well as scored 5 international goals.   

Current Net Worth

2018

As of 2018, he gets paid $134,967 as his weekly wage i,e $7million per annum as his salary from his present club, Liverpool. He has an estimated net worth around $32 million. His current market value is $59.70 million.