Gabriel Barbosa

by Rob 13 Nov,2017
Gabriel Barbosa

Gabriel Barbosa is a Brazilian professional soccer player who currently plays for Brazil national team and Portuguese club, Benfica as a striker.  Barbosa is well-known for his technical skills, creativity tricks.

Early Life

Gabriel Barbosa's birth name is Gabriel Barbosa Almeida. He was born on August 30, 1996, in Sao Paulo to father, Vladimir Silva, and mother, Lindalva Barbosa; he grew up along with his siblings. Gabriel graduated from the Santos Academy.

Club Career

At the age of eight, Gabriel Barbosa began his football career from a Santos youth soccer program Panama in 2004.  Later, he signed a new contract with the club in 2012, worth 50 million Euro. After that, Barbosa made his official debut for the team in a friendly match against Gremio Barueri in 17, January.

After giving his outstanding performance, Barbosa got a chance to play in a league debut at the age of 16 away Flamengo. Until 2016, Barbosa played in 83 matches and scored 24 goals.

After that, with the 29.5 million Euro Gabriel Barbosa signed a five-year contract with Internazionale in 2016. Currently, Gabriel Barbosa played for a Portuguese sports club, S.L. Benfica on a loan contract

Barbora joined the club in 2017, August. Similarly, Barbosa played first match for the club on September 12 through the UEFA Champions League over CSKA Moscow.

International Career

After representing Brazil in 2016's U15, 17, 20, 23, he made his debut for the senior national team replacing Neymar for 2018 World Cup Qualifier away Paraguay.

Personal Life

At the age of 21, Gabriel Barbosa is currently unmarried. Barbosa is in a relationship with Neymar’s sister, Rafaella. We can see their kissing snaps on their social networking sites. Now, Barbos and Rafaella are enjoying their relationship without any hints of separations.

Net Worth

Currently, Barbosa has a market value of 10.80 million Euro. Gabriel receives a Euro 2.7 million Euro as a yearly salary. As of 2017, he has a net worth of 5 million Euro.

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