David Luiz

Published on
Full Name David Luiz
Age 33 Years Old
Nick Name David
Gender Male
Famous As Footballer
Birth Date April 22, 1987
Birth Place Diadema

View All

David Luiz Moreira Marinho famed as David Luiz is one of the popular professional football player who plays for Chelsea F.C and Brazil National Team. He is best at Centre back position. Currently, he is playing in Chelsea F.C. He had played for Vitoria. His Shirt number is 30. Neymar is one of his best teammate. He had represented himself in Russia for the World Cup 2018 as a part of the Brazil national team by showing his talent to all. He made his full international debut for Brazil in 2010 and has since earned over 50 caps for his country. He is a very talented and skilled player. 

'The gift that keeps on giving': Chelsea supporters despair at David Luiz after his calamitous part in Bournemouth's second goal during the heavy defeat

David Luiz made a sequence of errors for Bournemouth's second goal. It was a night to forget for Chelsea on the south coast on Wednesday as they endured a chastening defeat at the hands of Bournemouth. Josh King scored twice and Charlie Daniels also netted in stoppage time but it was David Brooks' goal to put the Cherries two up which infuriated Chelsea supporters most. David Luiz initially played a sloppy poss to cede possession in the middle of the park before lunging into a risibly bad, two-footed challenge on Brooks. Supporters were up in arms on social media following Luiz's horror show for the goal. One said: 'In the space of 20 seconds, David Luiz gives the ball away, dives in, wrongly plays offside, dives in again and then gets megged. He truly is one of a kind.' David Luiz added a fifth in the closing minutes, with a powerful header from a corner that was deflected into his own net by Kachunga. The win ended a troubled week for Sarri, following Wednesday's 4-0 loss to Bournemouth - their heaviest league defeat in 23 years.

Early Life, Family, Birthday, Education, Siblings, Nationality, Ethnicity, Wikipedia, Bio of David Luiz

David Luiz was born on 22nd April 1987 in Diadema, the city of Brazil with the birth name of David Luiz Moreira Marinho. He is the son of Ladislau Marinho and Regina Celia Marinho, his father and mother. His nationality is Brazilian. His sun sign is Taurus. His present age is 31 and he will be 32 on his upcoming birthday in April. His religion is Christian. His other early life background will be updated soon. Regarding his siblings, he has a sister named Isabelle Moreira Marinho. 

Regarding his education, he was born in a lower-middle-class household in an obscure Sao Paulo municipality, due to which information about his early education isn’t available.

Height, Weight and Other Body Measurement

David is a very handsome football player with an attractive personality. His body build is athletic. Talking about his body, his height is 1.89 m. His weight is of 84 Kg. His eye color and hair color is Brown. He has a balanced body with good health. He has an attractive body figure. His smiling face and charming personality have helped him to gain the attention of all the viewers. His other body measurement will be updated soon.

How David Luiz Began His Career?

  • David Luiz began his career by playing for the club, Esporte Club Vitoria in Bahia and made his debut.
  • In the year 2006, he helped Vitoria to get to Serie A, thus attracting the attention of many clubs.
  • In the year 2007, he made his switched to Benfica.
  • In the season of 2008-2009, he played at the position of a left back, which was not really appropriate for him.
  • In the month of January 2009, he made his first goal for Benfica and secured a victory in the match against Braga with the score of 1-0.
  • In late 2009, he extended the term of his contract with Benfica to 2015 and admitted it was one of the most exciting days of his life.
  • In 2009-2010 Benfica won Primeira Liga and wrapped up Taca da Liga.
  • In the year 2011, he joined Chelsea by signing a 5-year contract. However, with the arrival of Jose Mourinho, he fell out of favor and in summer 2014 moved to Paris Saint-Germain in an astonishing €50 million deal.
  • From the year 2010, David Luiz has played for the Brazil national team.
  • He was also named in the PFA Team of the Year for the 2016-2017 Premier League season on 20th April 2017.
  • He was selected for Chelsea's first match of the 2017-2018 Premier League season against Burnley on 12th August 2017.
  • He scored his first goal of the 2018-2019 Premier League, heading in the second goal in Chelsea's 2-0 home win over the previously undefeated Manchester City on 8th December.
  • He hit the winning penalty in a 4-2 shootout win in the EFL Cup semi-final second leg at home to Tottenham Hotspur on 24th January 2019.

How was the International Career of David Luiz?

  • Luiz had also represented himself in his national country, Brazil in both senior as well as junior levels in many tournaments.
  • He had played U20, Copa America, Confederation Cup, Fifa World Cup 2014, 2015 Copa America and played very brilliantly.
  • His name was also enlisted in the squad of Brazil national team in this World cup 2018 Russia.
  • He had also played in the World cup 2018 held in Russia.

Marital Status, Affairs, Children's, Sexual Orientation

David is not married yet and he is still to get married. But he is in a relationship with Sara Madeira, his girlfriend. They seem to be very happy with each other. The couple makes public appearances together often. There is no sign of Separation between them. They are living peacefully. The couple is blessed with a single son named David Liuz Jr. They are planning to get married soon. His sexual orientation is straight. 

Net Worth, Salary and Source of Income

The net worth of David is surely in millions as he is making good money from his work. The net worth of David is estimated to have $63 million as of 2019. He is receiving an annual salary of $8 million from his present club. He is satisfied with his earning. His major source of income is from his football career.