Diogo Jota is a Portuguese professional footballer who plays as a forward for Liverpool in the English Premier League and the Portugal national team. The 26-year-old’s net worth is $18 million. Here we highlight Diogo Jota’s net worth, salary, earnings, contract, stats, career, girlfriend, and detailed information.

Diogo Jota’s Career and Biography

Diogo José Teixeira da Silva was born on 4 December 1996, in Porto, Portugal. Jota played club football for Pacos de Ferreira, Porto, Wolves, and Liverpool. The striker represented Portugal in the UEFA Euro 2020.

Diogo Jota made his senior debut for the Liga Portugal club Paços de Ferreira (2014-2016). In 2016, La Liga club Atlético Madrid signed the young striker and loaned him off to Porto.

Between 2016-2018, Diogo Jota played on loan for Porto and the EFL Championship club Wolves. In the 2017-18 season, he scored 17 goals and 5 assists in the EFL Championship in 44 games for the Wolves, helping the club to earn a Premier League promotion.

In 2018, Wolves signed the striker for a reported €14 million transfer fee from Atletico Madrid. He played the next two seasons for the Wolves before joining Liverpool in 2020.

In 2020, Liverpool signed the Portuguese striker for a reported £41 million transfer fee. Jota won the EFL Carabao Cup and FA Cup with Liverpool in the 2021-22 season. They also finished runners-up in the UEFA Champions League that season.

Diogo Jota earned his first senior international cap for Portugal in November 2019. He played for his nation in the 2019 UEFA Nations League Finals, which Portugal won. He also played in the UEFA Euro 2020, scoring a goal in their 4-2 group-stage defeat to Germany.

Diogo Jota missed out on the FIFA World Cup 2022 due to a calf injury.

Diogo Jota’s Net Worth, Salary, and Earnings

Liverpool striker Diogo Jota’s net worth is $18 million in 2023. He earns a £7,280,000 salary per season playing for Liverpool. His weekly salary is £140,000.

The 26-year-old’s prime sources of earnings are his football contracts, endorsements, bonuses, and sponsorship deals.

Contract and Transfer

Liverpool bought Diogo Jota in 2020 for a reported £41 million transfer fee from the Wolves. Jota’s current contract with Liverpool will expire at the end of the 2026-27 season, on 30 June 2027. He will earn a £7.28 million salary per season.

Jota’s Salary per Season:

Season Team Salary/Season
2026-27 Liverpool £7.28 million
2025-26 Liverpool £7.28 million
2024-25 Liverpool £7.28 million
2023-24 Liverpool £7.28 million
2022-23 Liverpool £7.28 million
2021-22 Liverpool £4.68 million
2020-21 Liverpool £4.68 million


Diogo Jota is an Adidas-endorsed player. He will wear the Adidas X Speed Portal.1 soccer cleats for the 2022-23 season.

Quick Facts

Full Name Diogo José Teixeira da Silva
Current Club Liverpool   
Position Striker    
Shirt No. 20
Date of Birth 4 December 1996
Age  26
Height  178 cm (5′ 10″)
Birthplace Porto, Portugal  
Nationality  Portuguese  
Net Worth $18 million
Weekly Salary £140,000
Outfitter Adidas
Relationship Status In a Relationship   
Girlfriend     Rute Cardoso
GF’s Insta @rutecfcardoso14
Instagram @diogoj_18

Diogo Jota’s Girlfriend

Portugal and Liverpool striker Diogo Jota’s gorgeous girlfriend is Rute Cardoso. Rute is his long-term sweetheart. The couple met in high school and started dating in 2013.

Diogo Jota Girlfriend
Rute Cardoso

Rute is also from Porto. The couple was blessed with a baby boy in 2021. Rute has more than 34K followers on her Insta.


Born on 4 December 1996, he is 26 years old.


He is 178 cm (5′ 10″) tall.

Jersey Number

Jota wears no. 20 for Liverpool


English Premier League: Liverpool

[As of 16 Oct. 2022]

Season Match Goal Assist
2022-23 4 0 1
2021-22 35 15 4
2020-21 19 9 0

International Career: Portugal

[As of 27 Sep. 2022]

Year Match Goal
2019-Present 29 10


FAQs about Diogo Jota

What is Diogo Jota’s Net Worth?

His net worth is $18 million.

How much is his weekly salary?

Jota earns a £140,000 weekly salary playing for Liverpool.

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