Everton Soares is a professional football player from Brazil who plays as a forward or winger. He currently plays for the top Portuguese club, Benfica. He also plays for his country’s national team.
Who is Everton Soares?
Everton is a renowned Brazillian football player after moving to the Portuguese club Benfica in 2020. Everton Sousa was born in Maracanau, Ceara, Brazil, in 1996. Hence, Sousa is now 26 years old in 2022. Being born on the 22nd of March, his zodiac sign is Pisces. Before becoming famous, he had links with top clubs, including Manchester City. He is a brilliant player and a member of the Brazilian National Team.
Everton stands at 5 feet and 9 inches tall, around 175 centimeters, with a recorded weight of 72 kilograms. He has a fit body having multiple tattoos all over. He has dark brown hair and similar color eyes.
Who does Soares play for?
Everton initially started football from Fortaleza, a football club active in futsal, handball, and basketball. He later moved to Gremio at the age of sixteen. Originally, Soares moved on loan and later signed a permanent contract after a year. During this time, he had links with Manchester City.
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His professional career began in 2014 after Enderson Moreira promoted him into the main squad of Gremio. He made his team debut for Gremio in January of the same year, followed by his league debut in April. He didn’t get much game time in 2014 but was able to earn a place as a regular in 2015. Soares played his 100th game for Gremio on 9th March 2017.
In 2020, Everton moved to his current club Benfica. He was linked with other big clubs like Manchester United, Tottenham, Arsenal, Everton, etc. He has signed a five-year deal with the Portuguese club and has made over 60 appearances for the club till May 2022.
Before his big move to Benfica, the Brazil national team coach, Tite, called him up to play for the national team. He has been a regular selection for the national team since then.
How good is Everton Soares’ stats?
Everton is one of the bright stars of his generation. His call-up for the national team is a mark of good quality. Outside of that, Soares has played over 200 games for his first senior team, Gremio. In his appearances above 200, he managed to score 51 goals.
Similarly, he has played around 60 games in two years at Benfica. In 60 games, he has scored over 10 goals till May 2022.
Finally, talking about his national team, he played 25 games for his country and scored three goals. He scored all of the goals for the national team in 2019 during the 2019 Copa America. His 3 goals earned him the tournament title Golden Boot and his national team.
His other decorations include winning Copa do Brasil in 2016, Copa Libertadores in 2017, Recopa Sudamericana in 2018 and Campenato Gaucho from 2018 to 2020.
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Everton Soares’ Rumors
While he was still in the Brazilian league, Everton had a link with Manchester City a long time ago. However, that is now in the past. Currently, Everton links with multiple English clubs. But somehow, Manchester City is no more interested in Everton.
The Brazilian international has increased interest from other top-flight clubs like Arsenal, Everton, and Manchester United as they all need a finisher at the club.
Is Everton Soares married?
Soares is a happily married man who married his long-time girlfriend, Lisa Ranieri. The couple married at the end of December 2018. The couple first had a daughter and recently had another child, a son.
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Everton Soares’s Net Worth
Everton earned a fortune after his move to Europe. His transfer to Benfica did not just open the door for opportunities but also opened the flow of money for Everton. Everton Soares has an estimated net worth of $4 to $6 million.
Social Media Presence
Everton Soares is only active on Instagram, among the top social media sites. On Instagram, he has a following of 1.8m under the username @evertons.
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