Bruno Guimarães

Birth Day November 16th, 1997
Birth Place Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Age 26 Years Old
Zodiac Sign Scorpio

Bruno Guimarães is a Brazilian professional footballer. He is famous for currently playing with the Premier League club Newcastle United and the Brazil national team. His football playing position is central-midfielder, defensive midfielder, and center-back. His career journey has seen him represent clubs like Audax, Athletico Paranaense, and Lyon before securing his contract with Newcastle United. His shirt number for his current team is 39. 

Bruno Guimarães Family Details

Bruno Guimarães, born on 16 November 1997, hails from Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. His birth name is Bruno Guimarães Rodriguez Moura. About his family details, he was born to his father, Dick Gomez, and his mother, Marcia Moura. His father was a taxi driver and his mother sold auto parts for motorcycles. His grandfather immigrated from Spain to Brazil, and through him, Guimarães has Spanish citizenship. He holds Brazilian nationality and belongs to the Brazilian-Latin ethnicity. He celebrated his 25th birthday in 2022.  

Bruno Guimarães Football Career

Early Career

  • At the age of 17, Bruno Guimarães made his debut with Audax on April 9, 2015, playing the final three minutes in a 2-1 Campeonato Paulista away victory against Bragantino. 
  • His impressive performance in the 2017 Copa São Paulo de Futebol Júnior led to his promotion to the main squad for the 2017 season.

Athletico Paranaense

  • On May 11, 2017, Bruno joined Athletico Paranaense on loan until April 2018, initially playing for the under-23 squad. 
  • He made his debut in Série A on June 17, 2017, coming on as a second-half substitute in a 1-0 away victory against Atlético Goianiense.
  • On March 1 of the following year, he was acquired outright by the club and signed a contract running until 2021. 
  • He marked his first senior goal on March 10, 2018, scoring in his team's 7-1 home triumph over Rio Branco-PR in the Campeonato Paranaense. 
  • Under the guidance of new manager Tiago Nunes, he became a regular starter for the first team and extended his contract until 2023 on February 5, 2019.


  • Bruno Guimarães inked a four-and-a-half-year contract with Ligue 1 club Lyon on January 29, 2020. 
  • The transfer involved a reported fee of €20 million paid to Athletico Paranaense, who also negotiated a 20% sell-on clause as part of the deal.

Newcastle United

  • On January 30, 2022, Bruno joined Premier League side Newcastle United on a four-and-a-half-year deal for a reported fee of around £40 million. 
  • He made his debut on February 8 as a late substitute in a 3-1 victory over Everton, scoring his first goal for the club with a powerful back-heel volley in a 2-1 win against Southampton on March 10, during his full debut. 
  • He secured his first brace for Newcastle in a dramatic 2-1 win against Leicester City on April 17, with his second goal coming in the 95th minute to secure the victory.
  • On December 31, 2022, the club paid tribute to the late Brazilian football legend Pelé, with Guimarães wearing the Brazilian national shirt.
  • On October 7, 2023, he signed a new five-year contract with the club.

Bruno Guimaraes signs new five-year contract with Newcastle United

International career

  • Bruno Guimarães had the option to represent Spain before making his senior debut for Brazil. 
  • He participated in Brazil's under-23 team during the 2020 CONMEBOL Pre-Olympic Tournament and was subsequently selected for the 2020 Summer Olympics. 
  • In September 2020, he was called up to the senior Brazil squad for 2022 FIFA World Cup qualification matches, with his initial call-up in March 2020 delayed due to the COVID-19 pandemic. 
  • Guimarães made his senior debut in a 2-0 victory over Uruguay on November 17, 2020. 
  • On November 7, 2022, he was included in the squad for the 2022 FIFA World Cup.

Awards, Honors, and Achievements

Athletico Paranaense

  • Copa do Brasil: 2019 
  • Campeonato Paranaense: 2018 
  • Copa Sudamericana: 2018 
  • J.League Cup / Copa Sudamericana Championship: 2019 


  • Coupe de la Ligue runner-up: 2019–20 

Newcastle United

  • EFL Cup runner-up: 2022–23 

Brazil U23

  • Summer Olympics: 2020 


  • Campeonato Brasileiro Série A Team of the Year: 2019 
  • CONMEBOL Pre-Olympic Tournament Best Player: 2020 

Bruno Guimarães Net Worth

Bruno Guimarães, a skilled footballer, has an estimated net worth of 10 million euros (equivalent to 8.3 million pounds) as of 2023. His primary source of income stems from his footballing career, encompassing contracts, salaries, bonuses, and endorsement deals. Presently, he commands an annual salary of £6,240,000 with his current club, Newcastle United. Notably, in January 2020, he embarked on a four-and-a-half-year journey with Lyon in Ligue 1, with the transfer fee to Athletico Paranaense reported at €20 million, accompanied by a 20% sell-on clause. Guimarães made a high-profile move to Premier League side Newcastle United from Lyon in January 2022, securing a four-and-a-half-year contract for a comprehensive sum, including bonuses, of €50.1 million, in addition to a 20% sell-on fee. His recent market value is estimated at approximately €70 million.

Bruno Guimarães Wife

Bruno Guimarães is a married man. He has officially tied the knot to his long-time girlfriend turned-wife, Ana Lidia Martins. The duo got married in a stunning ceremony at Brazil's most famous landmark, the statue of Christ the Redeemer. The couple is also blessed with a son. Posting to Instagram, the midfielder said ‘Now yes!!! Officially married. Happy and accomplished to have you as my wife and mother of my children.' 'Thank you to everyone who helped us in this process, especially our family members and lawyers.' The duo is enjoying their present life a lot without any disturbances. He is straight when it comes to his sexual orientation. 

Bruno Guimarães with his wife, Ana Lidia Martins and their son

Bruno Guimarães Height

Bruno Guimarães is a handsome footballer with a standing height of 1.82 m or 6 feet. He has a well-maintained athletic body build. His bodyweight consists of around 74 kg. He has a pair of dark brown eyes and his hair color is black. He has a healthy body and he is very conscious about his food intake. 

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