Thiago Silva is Brazilian professional footballer, who currently a role model to the new generation of football players. Thiago is one of the sensational players, who plays as a centre-back for Premier League club Chelsea and captains the Brazil national team. Known for his defensive abilities, discipline, and leadership skills, Silva is considered to be one of the best defenders of all time.
Thiago Club football career
Thiago Emiliano da Silva actually began his senior club career in 2002 playing as a midfielder for RS Futebol, and transitioned to a defensive position while at Juventude; then at the age of 19, he signed with Porto in 2004, and moved to Dynamo Moscow on loan, where he was hospitalized with a near fatal bout of tuberculosis. After the Brazilian international recovered, he joined Fluminense and won a Copa do Brasil. Thiago silva in 2009 moved to AC Milan for a reported fee of €8 million and won a Serie A title.
After a tremendous record with AC Milan, in 2012 Summer transfer, Silva was the subject of a then-record association football transfer when he signed for Paris Saint-Germain in a transfer worth up to €42 million, becoming the most expensive defender ever at the time. there in Paris Saint Germain, he won seven Ligue 1 titles, six Coupes de la Ligue, five Coupes de France, and reached the 2020 UEFA Champions League Final. Currently, the Brazilian international holds the record as the club’s longest ever serving captain and ranks eighth-highest all-time for appearances. Thiago Emiliano da Silva later signed for The West London Giants, Chelsea on a free transfer in 2020, where he won his first ever UEFA Champions League in his first season at the club.
Thiago Silva actually won a total of 23 trophies during his 8 years at the French capital. Je was let go of the club and Chelsea signed him for free in 2020. More juice to his cabinet, the Brazilian added another feather to his illustrious career as he won the coveted champions League with the Blues in 2020-21 and ios currently heralded as one of the best defenders in Europe, despite him being close to 38 years of age
Thiago Silva’s International career
The 37 year-old Brazilian international made his senior international debut for Brazil in 2008, at age 23, and has since earned over 100 caps, including appearing in seven major tournaments. According to forbes report, Thiago Silva won a bronze medal in the 2008 Olympics and a silver medal at the 2012 Olympics, and later served as captain as Brazil won the 2013 FIFA Confederations Cup and finished fourth at the 2014 FIFA World Cup. In 2019 he helped his country win the Copa América.
According to the celebritylife.com, it is reported that Thiago Silva and his wife Isabele have two sons named Isago and Iago. Silva is a Christian. However, it will be good to point out that on the 15th of March 2019, after playing almost seven years in France with Paris Saint-Germain, Thiago announced that he, his wife and children had also become French citizens.
Thiago Silva Net Worth
According to skysport report, Thiago signed with the Blues in 2020 on a one-year deal with an option to extend for a year, which was also implemented when Chelsea extended his contract until 2022. In an expository term, the Brazilian footballer has a net worth of $45 million according to Networth Bro.
Thiago Silva Salary
The West London outfit, Chelsea FC’ defender has a salary that is said to be around $6.8 million annually and $132K weekly.
Thiago Silva Transfer Value
Silva joined Chelsea in 2020 from Paris Saint-Germain. And he is certain to have a market value worth $2.76 million.
Thiago Silva Endorsements
Name Thiago Silva
Net Worth 32.4 million pounds
Nickname O Monstro
Age 36 years old
Residence Cobham, England
Marital Status Married
Spouse Isabele da Silva
Sources of Wealth Football, Endorsements
Endorsements Nike, Nissan
Last Updated 2022