Rafinha is a Brazilian professional footballer. He was born in a Portuguese family on 12th February 1993 in São Paulo, Brazil. His full name is Rafael Alcântara do Nascimento that Alcântara comes from the maternal family and do Nascimento comes from the paternal family. Rafinha’s second home in Portugal as his father’s motherland is Portugal. Right now, he is in the Brazil national team as a central Attacking Midfielder but he also plays in Ligue 1 club in Paris Saint-Germain as an Attacking Midfielder. He was one of the highest fees holders under the age of 30 in Paris Saint-Germain. His net worth is a remarkably big amount that will leave people startled, and the amount is around $25 Million US Dollars as estimated. Rafinha has earned his net worth as the striker and attacking midfielder of the Ligue 1 club in Paris Saint-Germain and the Brazil National Team.
He is one of the 15 highest-paid soccer players in the world and one of the highest-paid athletes in the world thanks to the Club Paris Saint-Germain that gave Rafinha an average base annual salary of €7 million.
Currently, he earns roughly €3 million per year from endorsements, which means he likely earns around $36 million per year.
Born and raised in São Paulo, Rafinha joined Barcelona at age 13, his competitive debut in the senior matchday squad at age 18 in January 2011. He established himself as an integral player for the club within the next few years, and in an uninterrupted season in 2012 he helped Barcelona to achieve the 3–2 score at Barcelona that year, aged 18, Rafinha plays national championship games in Spain National Team and Brazil National Team.
It is obvious that he has gained a lot of experience and reputation. He has been able to retain his amazing football talent successfully. He is now one of the richest footballers in Brazil. He is a responsible player that he proved his responsibility by winning 14 caps for Spain National Team.
Rafael Alcântara do Nascimento Net Worth
His Net Worth is approximately $25 Million US Dollars. His per match income is over $32 crores and takes $40 lakh for attending any event on average. But His monthly income almost is €7 Million and his yearly income is €5.7 Million approximately.
Most of the income comes from his football career but he is linked with brand endorsements with Adidas. From endorsement, he earns approximately €3 Million (Euro) and his salary in PSG is €7 million. His talent has helped him to achieve so. The amount of his total wealth is $25 Million US Dollars (Estimated). He lives in a big house in Barcelona city, Brazil with his family. He has Range Rover, Audi, BM V, Ferrari, and many more on his collection list.
Rafael Alcântara do Nascimento Biography, Family, Age, Height, Weight, Body Fitness
Rafinha was born on February 12, 1993, in São Paulo, Brazil into a Christian family. His real name is Rafael Alcântara do Nascimento and his nickname is Rafa, Rafinha. His father’s name is Mazinho who is also a former professional football player and won the 1994 FIFA World Cup with Brazil. His mother’s name is Valeria Alcantara who is a former professional volleyball player.
Rafinha is the second son of his parents and his elder brother, Thiago Alcantara, and a sister Thais. His brother Thiago is also a midfielder of Barcelona’s youth rank and plays for Spain National Team. Rafinha’s sister Thais is a basketball player. Rafinha comes from an athletic family and his family helped him to achieve his goal. Rafinha’s cousin and lifelong friend Rodrigo also play for Real Madrid and spend several seasons with Benfica and Valencia who have a great influence on Rafinha’s football career.
His height is approximately 1.74 m (5 ft 9 in). His weight is 71 kg approx. The eye color is dark brown and the hair color is black. He is doing hard work to fill his achievement. And that is why at the age of Twenty-Eight he achieves that much popularity in Ligue 1 club in Paris Saint-Germain and Brazil National Team. He has a high-level dedication to touching a bright success.
Rafael Alcântara do Nascimento Nationality, Religion, Caste, Zodiac Sign
His nationality is Brazilian by birth. He is from a Christian family. His religion is Christianity. His zodiac sign is Aquarius. His jersey number is 8 in Brazil and 12 in PSG. Rafael Alcântara does Nascimento is passing quality time with his family.
Rafael Alcântara do Nascimento Educational Qualifications
He didn’t receive any institutional education but he joined La Masia when he was 13 years old. He is doing hard work in his football education.
According to Rafinha, in an interview, he says that “My father told me Barcelona wanted to trial me. I was surprised, and I was fearful they would say no. A year earlier I was playing in goal. He told me we were going to visit my brother because he knew I was afraid of the trial”. Finally, he joined Barcelona in 2011. And he has succeeded in his football education career. So, for the only reason of his career, he did not receive higher education.
Rafael Alcântara do Nascimento Girlfriend, Wife, Children, and Relationships
Rafinha is single and he only focuses on his career. He is the most eligible bachelor in Brazil but he didn’t involve in any kind of relationship yet. He says he loves to pass time with his family and loves to do his favorite things.
Rafael Alcântara do Nascimento Favourite Things
He turns a non-vegetarian following the daily food adulteration list but his Favorite foods are Italian foods, Spanish recipes, and fast foods. His favorite drink is orange juice. He sometimes smokes but doesn’t have an addiction to alcohol and smoking. His most favorite actress is Jennifer Aniston and he loves to listen to Shakira’s songs. Favorite sports is Football or soccer and his favorite footballers are Maradona, Ronaldinho, David Beckham. His favorite flower is Rose, his color is White/blue and his favorite time of the day is evening. His Favorite destinations are Brazil and Italy.
Some of his hobbies are playing Playing football and playing guitar. In his free time, he loves to play Video games and Watching TV Series.
Rafael Alcântara do Nascimento Facebook, Instagram, and YouTube Channel
Rafinha is active in social media platforms like Instagram, Twitter, Facebook, and Youtube. His Facebook fan page has already gained 3M likes and 100k talking about him. His Instagram account name is @rafalcantara where he has 3.4m Followers, 989Following, 1221 Posts. This large number is proof of his immense popularity. At present, he doesn’t have any official YouTube channel. He also has 2.3M followers on Twitter.
Facebook Page: @RafinhaAlcantara
Instagram ID: @rafalcantara
Twitter Account: @Rafinha
Youtube Channel: not available
Frequently Asked Questions:
Is Rafinha married?
No, he is single.
How many children does he have?
He doesn’t have any children.
How old is Rafinha?
He is 28 years old.
Does Rafinha smoke and drink alcohol?
No, He isn’t addicted to smoking and drinking alcohol.
Why is Rafinha famous?
He is an amazing football player.