Jonathan Viera

by Binor 16 Oct,2017
Jonathan Viera

Jonathan Viera is a Spanish Professional football player who plays a left winger or an attacking midfielder for the Spanish club UD Las Palmas. He recently made his international debut with Spanish National Team in 2017. The 27 years old professional has played for clubs like Valencia, Rayo Vallecano, and Standard Liege. 

Viera currently, receives an annual salary of $4.3 million from his present club which has increased his net worth to $7 million.

Early Life

Jonathan Viera was born on 21 October 1989, in Las Palmas, Spain as Jonathan Viera Ramos. His mother name is Inma Ramos who is an Adjunct Associate Professor at Richmond University. He began playing football at the age of 11 with the local club Atlético Feria. During his youth career with hometown's UD Las Palmas, he earned the nickname Romario.

Club Career

Jonathan Viera began his professional footballing career in 2008, joining the hometown club UD Las Palmas. He made his senior team debut with the reserve team in 2008, appearing in ten third division games in the 2008–09 season in which the team suffered relegation. He was promoted to the main squad for 2010–11 season. His four seasons with the club ended up with the total of 35 goals in 102 appearances. He then switched to the other Spanish club Valencia on May 6, 2012, signing to a five years contract worth $4.2 million.

He made his official debut against FC Barcelona, playing 13 minutes in a 0–1 away loss on June 3, 2012, and scored his debut goal for the club on September 29, 2012, in a 2–0 home win over Real Zaragoza. He represented the club for two seasons ending up with 18 appearances and 2 goals.

Viera further joined the Belgian professional club named Standard Liege on September 1, 2014. He only appeared in seven competitive matches, scoring in a 1–2 group stage loss at Feyenoord for the UEFA Europa League. He then returned to his home club Las Palmas on a season-long loan spell on January 14, 2015. He again signed a three-year permanent deal with Las Palmas and still plays for the club.

International career

Jonathan Viera has represented his national side Spain in both junior and senior levels, but, hasn't played more than two games. He made his senior debut with his national side on October 9, 2017, the only game he played for his national side in a match against Isreal. He has won a cap with his U-21 team and also a single cap for senior side both without a goal.

Personal life

Though Jonathan Viera is 27 years old and looks handsome and definitely he is a married man. He got married to his long-term girlfriend Enzo. The couple tied their knots on June 26, 2015, in his hometown Las Palmas, Spain, in appearances of family and friends. The couple is expecting their first child as his wife is pregnant at the moment.

Viera's is Zodiac sign is Libra and has a perfect height of 1.71m.

Net Worth and Endorsements

Jonathan Viera has an estimated net worth of $7 million as of 2017, including all of his assets. He currently receives an annual salary of $4.3 million from his present club and football the main source of his income. His recent market value is $12 million in 2017 and it is recorded to be the highest market value till now.


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