Carlos Henrique Casimiro, famously known as Casemiro, is a Brazilian professional footballer who plays for the national team as well as the Premier League club Manchester United as a defensive midfielder. Before Manchester United, he won multiple titles with the La Liga club Real Madrid. He has transformed himself into one of the best midfielders in the world. This article will provide the details of Casemiro’s age, height, jersey number, contract, position, goals, salary, and net worth.
Casemiro Biography and Journey
Born on February 23, 1992, in São Paulo, Brazil, Casemiro’s had a tough childhood owing to his father’s abandoning the family, and he was raised by his mother. He joined a youth academy in São Paulo. Following his senior team debut at the age of 18 in 2010, he represented the team against Argentina in 2011.
As the European giants were watching his games, a win at the 2012 Copa Sudamericana offered him a loan to the Spanish club Real Madrid. But after the termination of the loan term, it was hard for Casemiro to feature in the starting line-up. However, after the sacking of coach Rafael Benitez, Zinedine Zidane became the new one. He made Casemiro an important part of the team.
Casemiro remained with the Spanish club for nine years, helping the club win five Champions League, three La Liga titles, one Copa del Rey, and three FIFA Club World Cups. He left Real Madrid in 2022 to join Manchester United.
Casemiro Age, Height and Weight
Casemiro was born on February 23 in 1992 and is 30 years old now. He is 1.85 meters (6 feet 1 inch) tall and weighs around 84 kg.
Casemiro Jersey Number
Casemiro used to wear the No.14 jersey at Real Madrid. As of now, he dons the No. 18 jersey for Manchester United. For his national team, Brazil, he wears No. 5 jersey.
Premier League club Manchester United is reported to have paid 60 million Euros to Real Madrid to sign Casemiro in 2022. The contract will be running for four years (till 2026) but has an option for an extra year.
Casemiro is a defensive midfielder and plays for Manchester United.
For São Paulo, he scored 11 goals from his 111 appearances. He has 31 goals to his name from 336 appearances for Real Madrid, while for Manchester United, he has scored a single goal from 18 matches. His career goal read 48 from a total of 521 games.
Casemiro’s Salary and Net Worth
Casimiro earns £300,000 per week, and his net worth stands at a staggering $65.09 million according to reports.