|Date of Birth:||1995, December 28|
|Age:||23 years old|
|Height:||5 Feet 9 Inch|
Marcos Paulo Mesquita "Rony" Lopes, simply known as Rony Lopes, is a professional Brazilian-born Portuguese football player. He plays as an attacking midfielder for French Ligue 1 football club, AS Monaco FC.
He has represented Portugal in their youth teams and made his senior international debut for Portugal in 2017.
Rony Lopes is of Brazilian nationality. He was born on 28 December 1995, in Belem, Brazil. His father is a Brazilian and mother was an Angolan-born but had Portuguese nationality.
He started his junior career with AD Poiares and later went on to play for the youth teams of top European clubs such as Benfica and Manchester City.
His annual salary is €1.8 million and earns around €35,000 on a weekly basis.
Considering his professional football career, his wealth combined with his assets and endorsement deals with brands like Adidas, his net worth is estimated at above $ 8 million.
After playing for the youth team of Manchester City FC, he signed with Manchester City in 2013 and was later transferred to French football club Lille OSC as a part of a loan deal exchange from the City.
He played along Nigerian striker Kelechi Iheanacho and Belgian defender Jason Denayer in the first team of Manchester City.
The Portuguese midfielder was the part of the successful City team that went on to win the Football League Cup in 2013/14 season.
He was later transferred to French Ligue 1 football club for an estimated transfer fee of £ 9 million in 2015 and was later loaned to his former club Lille OSC for 2016/17 season.
Lopes scored his first goal for Monaco against RC Strasbourg Alsace on 16 September 2017.
Despite being born in Brazil, he opted to play for Portugal. He represented Portugal at the FIFA U 20 World Cup in New Zealand
He made his debut for Portugal in the U21 qualifiers for the 2015 UEFA Euro Championship Qualifiers.
But he did not make in the final playing team in Russia.
Aged 22, Rony Lopes stands 5 feet 9 inches(height) and weighs around 68 Kg.
Talking about his personal life, the Portuguese midfielder is reported to be dating and in a relationship with his girlfriend Daniela Lopez.