Fabio Coentrao

The Portuguese professional football player Fabio Coentrao plays left-back for the Portuguese national team. He has also played for Real Madrid, Benfica, and the Portuguese team Rio Ave. Fabio Coentrao has been a Portuguese senior player since 2009 and has played in one European Championship and two World Cups. He was born in Vila do Conde and grew up in the fishing area of Caxinas. In 1999, when he was only 11, he joined the Rio Ave football club and began playing youth football.

Because he worked so hard and was so dedicated, he made it onto the club’s adult team in 2005. Coentrão was picked for the Portugal U20 team in 2007 and scored the most goals in the Madeira Cup that year. Fabio Coentrao also played for his country in the FIFA U-20 World Cup in 2007. In his personal life, the famous football player has been married since 2010 and has two kids.

Fabio Coentrao Personal Information

Full NameFábio Alexandre Da Silva Coentrão
Date of BirthMar 11, 1988
Age35 Years
BirthplaceVila do Conde
GenderMale
Height5’10” (178 cm)
ProfessionFootball player
FatherBernardino Coentrão
MotherJosefina Serrão
Siblings
WifeAndreia Santos
KidsHenrique and Vitória
NationalityPortugal
Net Worth$10 Million

 

Fabio Coentrao Growing up and early life

His birthday is March 11, and he was born in Vila do Conde, Portugal. His parents were Bernardino Coentrão and Josefina Serr.

As a child, he played football, and in 1999, he joined the club Rio Ave.

Fabio Coentrao Job At A Club

It was a good season for Rio Ave in the Taça de Portugal in 2006–07. After receiving Breakthrough Player of the Year, he was able to join a number of teams, including S.L. Benfica, which he did in July 2007.

In early 2008, Fabio Coentrao was loaned to Madeira’s C.D. Nacional by his team. After that, he was moves to Real Zaragoza in the summer of 2008.

In 2009, Coentrao went back to Rio Ave while still owned by Benfica. It was in December, and it was in the UEFA Europa League. It was against FC BATE Borisov of Belarus.

Fabio Coentrao

In early 2010, he made a big splash when he led his team to win the Portuguese League Cup. He receives “Portuguese League Breakthrough Player of the Year” at the end of the season.

The skilled football player helped his team beat Olympique Lyonnais 4–3 in the group stage of the UEFA Champions League in November 2010. After that, he joined Real Madrid and played his first game against Los Angeles Galaxy.

His first two games for Real Madrid were in the Supercopa de España, and they were against F.C. Barcelona. His first game in La Liga was on August 28, 2011, and he played as a centre midfielder. Then, in December, Coentrao played right back against Barcelona and helped his team win the league in his first year.

He only made five of the nine league starts he had in 2014–15. He moves to AS Monaco FC in August 2015 and plays his first game there against Gazélec Ajaccio, which they won 1-0.

Madrid won the league title in 2016–17, even though he had only played in three games. Coentrão returned to Rio Ave on August 31, 2018, after ending his deal with Madrid. He was let go at the end of the season, though.

Fabio Coentrao International Career

In 2007, when Fabio Coentrao was still under 20, Fabio Coentrao played his first game for Portugal against other countries. He played for his team in the 2007 FIFA U-20 World Cup after being named MVP of the Madeira Cup.

In 2009, he played his first game for the under-21 team and scored a hat trick in a 6–0 win over Qatar in the Toulon Tournament’s group stage. After that, he played in the 2010 FIFA World Cup.

In a 5–0 win over Luxembourg on August 10, 2011, the football player scored his first goal for his country. Following that, he took part in the UEFA Euro 2012 tournament.

He hurt himself in Portugal’s first World Cup game and couldn’t play again for the rest of the event.

Coentrao played again in a 2018 World Cup game in Budapest against Hungary. But he carried off on a bed during the first half of the 1-0 win.

Even though he was on a preliminary team for the 2018 World Cup in Russia, he didn’t make the final group.

Fabio Coentrao Personal and Family Life

They marries to Andreia Santos on December 22, 2010. Their son is Henrique, and their daughter is Vitória.

Fabio Coentrao Net Worth

But the football player has had a rough year. At least he has his millions of dollars to help him feel better. People With Money’s list of the 10 highest-paid players for 2024 is led by 36-year-old Fábio Coentrão, who has made a total of $82 million.

Fábio Coentrão highest-paid football player.

In 2021, it looked like the football player’s amazing career was coming to an end. He was back on top all of a sudden. Between February 2023 and February 2024, he made an amazing $82 million, which is almost $50 million more than his closest competitor.

Factors of People With Money

The magazine puts together this list every year by looking at things like direct pay, profit sharing, residuals, endorsements, and advertising work.

The football player from Portugal is thought to be worth $245 million. He got rich by buying stocks at the right time, owning a lot of land, and getting lucrative endorsement deals with CoverGirl cosmetics. A football team called “Vila do Conde Angels” is one of the restaurants he owns in Lisbon. He has also started his own vodka brand called “Pure Wondercoentrão – Portugal” and is going after the young people with a perfume called “With Love from Fábio” and a clothing line called “Fábio Coentrão Seduction.”

People who like Fábio have been waiting for what seems like forever for him to return to his winning ways. The ranking is important to many of them.

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