Maxi Pereira

by Binor 14 Sep,2017
Maxi Pereira

Maxi Pereira is an Uruguayan professional footballer who plays as a right back for Portuguese club FC Porto and the Uruguayan national team. The 33 years old player has an estimated net worth of $5 million.

Early Life

Maxi Pereira was born as Victorio Maximiliano Maxi Pereira Paez on 8 June 1984, in Montevideo, Uruguay. He is on Uruguayan nationality. He first joined youth academy of a Primera division club Defensor Sporting and started playing football.

Club Career

Maxi Pereira made it to the senior team of the Defensor Sporting as an 18-year-old in 2004 and took no time to fit with the first team. He was in the club for 5 years making appearances in 125 games and scored 25 goals. He then moved to the Portuguese club, Benfica in 2007. Pereira was unable to gain his place at starting squad in his first season but was the regular member of his team from his second season.

Pereira renewed his contract until 2015 on 17 December 2011. In his 8 years career with Benfica, he scored 13 goals in 212 appearances. Later he moved to FC Porto on 30 June 2015. He made his club debut on 15 August in a 3–0 home win against Vitória S.C. where he provided two assists for the goals. He has represented over 60 games for Porto scoring 3 goals and still plays for the club.

International Career

Maxi Pereira has been representing his national side since 2005. He made his professional debut for his national side on 26 October 2005. He was the part of his national side in 2010 FIFA World Cup and other tournaments too. Pereira surpassed Diego Forlan's record for his national side as Uruguay's most capped player by earning his 113th in the team's final group game at the Copa América Centenario in the United States.

Personal Life

Maxi Pereira seems quite personal regarding his affairs. Any information about Pereiro’s relationship, either wife or girlfriend is not known till the date. May, be he is single and might have been married too as he is in his thirties. He is a very well built physical player as he has the height of 1.73 m and his zodiac sign is Gemini.

He is a very well built physical player as he has the height of 1.73 m and his zodiac sign is Gemini.

Net Worth and Endorsements

Maxi Periera has an estimated net worth of $5 million in 2017 including all his properties. He made $3 million fortune with his first club Defensor and his move to Benfica was worth $5 million. He receives $2.5 million as his annual salary from Porto. His recent market value is $4 million whereas it was $14 million on July 7, 2012.

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