Vinicius Junior is a Brazilian professional footballer who has a net worth of $20 million. He plays as a winger for the Brazil National Team and Real Madrid in La Liga. The 22-year-old (Born: July 2000) has had a huge impact to clinch La Liga and the Champions League title for his club in 21-22. Vini is already a star and one of the highest-paid young players. Here, Surprise Sports throws light on Vinicius Junior’s net worth, salary, earnings, career, girlfriend, and detailed information.
|Full Name||Vinícius José Paixão de Oliveira Júnior|
|Nick Name||Vini Jr|
|Date of Birth||12 July 2000|
|Height||1.76 m (5′ 10″)|
|Girlfriend||Maria Julia Mazalli|
|Father’s Name||Vinícius José Paixão de Oliveira|
|Mother’s Name||Tatiana Vinicius|
Vinicius Junior’s Net Worth
As of 2023, Vinicius Junior’s net worth is an estimated $20 million. In September 2022, his transfer market value peaked at €120 million.
In 2017, the Spanish giants Real Madrid signed Vinicius Junior for a transfer fee of €45m from Brazilian club Flamengo. Vini penned a 5-year contract worth €13 million a year.
The 22-year-old pockets a weekly salary of €270,000.
Vini’s contract will expire at the end of the 23-24 season. He is expected to pen a new contract with Real Madrid. It would see him earning around €300,000 to €350,000 weekly.
Vinicius Junior’s boots are supplied by NIKE. Sources claim that he earns around €7 million a year from his deal with the global brand NIKE.
Moreover, the Brazilian youngster also advertises for the classic watch brand, Gaga Milano.
Vinicius Junior’s Career
Born in Sao Goncalo, Brazil, Vinicius Junior began his football career at Flamengo. He made his senior debut in 2017 for Flamengo, just before a big-money move to the Spanish giants Real Madrid.
Vini scored his first professional goal on 10 August 2017, in Flamingo’s 5-0 win over Palestino in the Copa Sudamericana Second Round 2nd leg match. He scored the goal 30 seconds after being substituted in the 72nd minute.
Vinicius Junior made his Real Madrid debut on 29 September 2018, coming off the bench in the 87th minute in a 0-0 draw against Atletico Madrid. On 3rd November, Vini scored his first goal in their 2-0 victory over Valladolid.
The world witnessed the true Vini in the 21/22 season. He combined with the Frenchman Karim Benzema to lead Real Madrid to win La Liga and the Champions League title.
Vini scored 17 goals and 10 assists in La Liga that season, being the third-highest scorer in the League. He also scored 4 goals and 6 assists in the Champions League, including the winning goal in the Final against Liverpool.
La Liga: Real Madrid
|22-23||11 (Oct. 2022)||5||3|
UEFA Champions League
|22-23||4 (Oct. 2022)||2||1|
Vinicius Junior’s Girlfriend
Vini Jr has a love relationship with Maria Julia Mazalli, as per the report of the Brazilian newspaper Lance. Though the duo hasn’t publicly revealed their relationship, they were seen together in public several times.
Born in Sao Paulo in 1995, Maria Julia Mazalli is a social media influencer. She has a million followers on her Instagram.
FAQs about Vinicius Junior
1. What is Vinicius Junior’s Net Worth in 2023?
Vini Jr’s estimated net worth is $20m in 2023.
2. How Tall is He?
Vini Jr is 1.76m (5 ft 10 in) tall.
3. How Old is He?
Born on 12, July 2000, Vini is 22 years old.