Thiago Silva

by Rob 06 Nov,2017
Thiago Silva

Thiago Silva is a Brazilian professional footballer who currently plays for Brazil national football team and club, Paris Saint-Germain as a central defender. He is the captain of his club as well as a national team. 

Early Life

Thiago Silva was born as Thiago Emiliano da Silva on September 22, 1984, in Rio de Janeiro. He born to mother, Angela Maria da Silva and grew up along with siblings, Erivelton Emiliano da Silva and Danila Emiliano da Silva.

Club Career

Thiago Silva began his football career, with the Brazilian sports club, Fluminense FC in 1998, but he couldn’t be achieved success. After then, Silva played with various clubs including, Barcelona, RS Futebol, Juventude, Porto and Dynamo Moscow but he failed to prove himself as one of the best players.

After that, in 2009, Thiago Silva signed a four-year contract with the famous club, Milan, worth 10 million euro with net wages of 2.5 million euro. Further, Silva made his official debut in the team against Hannover 96, friendly match on January 21, 2009.

Silva with his skills and dedication is now a renowned defender in the world of football, by winning the Serie A title with the Rossoneri in the 2010-11 season.

Silva won the Supercoppa Italiana with his team in 2011. Silva played 93 games for the Milan, scoring five goals and left the club in 2012.

Then, on July 2012 Thiago Silva signed a contract with Paris Saint–Germain, worth 42 million euro, making him second most expensive defender in history behind Rio Ferdinand. 

Along with his team, Silva has won the four consecutive Coupes de la Ligue, three consecutive Coupe de France, and four Consecutive Ligue one championship.

International Career

Thiago Silva is the noticeable caption of the national football team. As of 2017, Silva played 65 games, scoring five goals with his team Brazil. Thiago Silva was also a part of the two Olympic tournaments. Similarly, Silva won the bronze in 2008.

Personal Life

Thiago Silva married to his girlfriend, Isabelle da Silva. Currently, the couple is enjoying their married life without any news or rumors of divorce. And the couple has two sons, Isago da Silva and  Iago da Silva.

Net Worth

Silva has a Panamera Car which market value is $75K. He has a house that worth $1 million. From his current club, he receives 200K euro as a weekly wage and his current net worth $12 million.


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