Fernandinho Luiz Roza

by Rob 05 Nov,2017
Fernandinho Luiz Roza

Fernandinho is a professional football player who currently plays for a popular football club, Manchester City as a midfielder in the Premier League. Since 2011, Fernandinho plays for the Brazil national football team. Likewise, he played for clubs Atletico Paranaense, Shakhtar Donetsk.

Early Life

Fernandinho was born on May 4, 1985, in Londrina, Brazil. His birth name is Fernando Luiz Roza. He was born to father, Luis Carlos Roza, and mother, Cristiane Machado de Oliveira and grew up along with his sibling, Thais. Regarding his nationality, Roza is a Brazilian and belongs to the Afro-American ethnicity.

Club Career

Fernandinho had interest in football since his childhood. Thus, Fernando began his football career with a Brazilian football team, “Clube Atletico Paranaense” in 2002.  He left the club in 2005, playing 72 games and scoring 14 goals.

After that, Fernandinho signed a contract with Ukrainian professional football club, “FC Shakhtar Donetsk," worth around €7 million. During his first season, Roza played 34 matches, including 23 league appearances, and scoring three goals. 

Along with his team, Roza won Ukrainian Premier League, Ukrainian Cup, Ukrainian Super League, UEFA Cup. Further, in 2013, he left the club. In 2007/8 season, he became the player of the season.

Furthermore, Fernandinho signed a four year deal with one of the favorite club,  Manchester City, worth 34 million Euro. Similarly, Fernandinho made his premiere League debut playing against Newcastle United on August 19, 2013. 

And then, he made his first two goals for his team during his game against Arsenal on December 14, 2013. He won the Premier League title along with his team.

International Career

Fernandinho stated international football career with Brazilian national football team on 11th August 2011, playing against Germany. And Fernandinho played the friendly match with South Africa and 2014 FIFA World Cup against Cameroon. As well as, he played a match as an opponent team to Colombia in 2014 world cup quarter-finals.

Personal Life

Fernandinho has a perfect height of 5'.8"., he is living a happy married with spouse, Glaucia Roza. The couple's first child is Davi Rosa. Fernandinho often posts pictures his family on social media. Till this date, there are no rumors of their divorce or separation.

Net Worth

Fernandinho receives €90,000 as a weekly wage from his current club. And he earns $9 million as a yearly salary and his present net worth is estimated to be around $36 million. 

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