by Binor 14 Nov,2017

Danilo is a Brazilian professional football player who currently plays as a right back for the English club Manchester City. The 26 years old professional has played for clubs like Santos, Porto and Real Madrid.

He currently receives an annual salary of $8.3 from his present club which has boosted his net worth.

Early Life of Danilo

Danilo was born as Danilo Luiz da Silva on 15 July 1991, in Bicas, Brazil. He is the only child of his parents Jose Luiz da Silva and Maria Jose da Silva. He holds Brazilian nationality and belongs to South American ethnicity. He began playing football at the age of 9.

Club Career

Danilo began his professional footballing career in 2009 joining the Brazilian club América-MG. He was in the club for a single season appearing in 37 matches and scored 4 goals. He was then transferred to Santos in May 2010.

He won the Campeonato Paulista with the club in 2011 and competed in two Serie A seasons. His only season with the club ended up with a total of 49 appearances and 4 goals.

He then made a move to the Portuguese club Porto in 2012, signing on a four year deal with the club. His three seasons with the club ended up with the total of  19 goals 91 appearances.

Danilo joined the Spanish club Real Madrid on 31 March 2015 and made his debut appearance for the club on 23 August 2015 in a match against Sporting de Gijón. His first goal for the club came on 24 October in a 3–1 away win against Celta de Vigo.

His two seasons career ended with 41 appearances and 3 goals. He then moved to the English club Manchester City on 23 July 2017, signing to a five-year contract with the club. He has so far played only 6 matches for Manchester City.

International Career

Danilo has represented his national side Brazil at both junior and senior levels. He made his professional debut for his national side senior team on 14 September 2011 at the age of just 20, in a 0–0 away draw against Argentina.

He has won over 15 caps for his national team without registering a goal in his account. Some of his famous national teammates are Neymar, Marcelo, Thiago Silva etc.

Personal Life of Danilo

Danilo is married to his longterm loving partner Clarice. The couple together has a son named Miguel born on April 9, 2015. Danilo previously announced that he and his girlfriend will be holding the wedding ceremony on June 30, 2017. They got married on the pre-planned date in Brazil.



Dupla de 3! 😇❤️

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The ceremony was attended by most of his Real Madrid and national teammates along with Marcelo, Ronaldo, and Ramos. His wife dressed white gown holding their son while Danilo was in blue suits. The couple often spent time together and are spotted quite often for the night dinner.

Net worth and Salary of Danilo

Played for several top clubs in Europe, Danilo has made millions fortune with his football career. His current salary with Manchester City is believed to be around $5.3 million per year.

His weekly wage is £80,000 and used to receive £60,000 when he was at Real Madrid. As of 2018, Danilo has an estimated net worth of $21 million including all of his properties and earnings.

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