Vinicius Junior is one of the hottest properties in world football right now. It is because of his sizzling pace and an eye for finding that final pass inside the opponent’s penalty box. Vinicius who is currently a Real Madrid superstar some even regard him as the ‘Baby Galactico’. Read about 10 Interesting Facts About Vinicius Junior.
He is enjoying the form of his life under the cool Italian Carlo Ancelloti. Vini is a player that came from the Brazilian team flamengo to become the next big thing. It is because Perez doesn’t want to lose out on another potential’ Neymar’ again. Vini is living up to its price tag. So with all that being said here are 10 Interesting Facts About Vinicius Junior that one may or may not know.
10. Vinicius used to be a futsal player
Just like many young brazilians, Vini also kick started his career in football through futsal, when he was somewhere around 7 years of age through Futsal at Canto do Rio that was a well-known club in Niteroi, south of Sao Goncalo.
9. No To Alcohol Motto From Vini
Vini just doesn’t drink alcohol. It is because of several reasons but his family being the number one on the list of those reasons. It is because his family wants to protect him from anything which is bad for his health and well being. Just like every family in the world believes for each other.
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8. Vini is already a father!
Vini is already a father, according to his Instagram page. Apparently no one knows because he never really told the name or names of his children. Maybe sooner or later he may reveal their names hopefully.
7. Almost got signed by Manchester United!
Manchester United and Vinicius jr is a dream come true statement for any Red Devils fan. As United was one of the very first ones to pen him down to a contract. However the deal never turned into reality because negotiations broke down between flamengo and Manchester United.
6. His Absolute Love For Real Madrid
After the commencement of the U-17 South American Championship. He became an absolute priority for many top clubs in world football. However at the end of the day it all came down to a choice between Real Madrid and Barcelona and his choice was crystal clear which was Real Madrid.
5. Vinicius is an absolute premium talent
Vinicius Junior is an absolute premium talent that is growing better with time. He was just a raw talent when he first put on that iconic royal White jersey of Real Madrid. He lacked composure and that final touch but now he is a much matured professional.
4. Vinicius Astonishing Net Worth around € 40 M
Vinicius Junior is a talent that has emerged as one of the top tier in recent times. Especially the 2021/22 season in which he alongside Karim Benzema is an absolute force to be reckoned with and with a net worth of somewhere around € 40 M, he is certainly a top talent for the future.
3. His Love Affair With Maria Mazalli.
The Brazilian beauty Maria Mazalli is in a love affair with the Real Madrid winger. It was early in 2019 when they made their relationship official. A Brazilian newspaper Lance made these claims.
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2. Vinicius Comes From A Poor Family
Vinicius Junior was born on 12 July 2000, a city in Rio De Janeiro which is located near a place known as Guanabara Bay where only the underprivileged people live. He has seen hard times which made him tougher and turned him into a more mature professional.
1 . Vinicius was a Culer?
Vinicius Junior was a culer and that is clearly shown in his love for the FIFA game. He used to pick Lionel Messi and take Barcelona all the time. He was obsessed with two things which are basically Playing Football and Playing Video Games.
This was a list full of surprises which truly fascinates any football fan in general. Vinicius Junior is truly a superstar who is showing his true colours at the moment and will certainly rule the footballing world in the near future.
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