João Félix became the most expensive player in the history of the football club, Atletico de Madrid with a record signing of €126 million in 2019. He received the no.7 shirt which was previously worn by Antione Griezmann. Previously, he played for Benfica in the 2018-19 season and won the Primeira Liga scoring 15 goals in the league.
Felix was born in Viseu, Portugal on 10th November 1999, which makes him of age 19. His birth sign is Scorpio and Portuguese by nationality. He began playing football in the youth divisions of Portugal with Os Pestinhas and FC Porto.
|Real Name||João Félix Sequeira|
|Birthday||10th November 1999|
|Parents||Carla Felix and Carlos Sequeira|
|Net Worth||Under Review|
Net Worth, Salary, and Income
Felix began his youth career at FC Porto where he trained for seven years. His time at Porto was painful, and he nearly quit football, but his father convinced him otherwise. Later, he joined the rival team of Benfica where he began his professional football career at the age of 16, playing in the Portuguese second division.
He made his debut with the Benfica B Team in the Liga Pro in 2016 and contributed three goals in 13 appearances. The next season, he became a regular starter for his team in the Liga Pro as well as in the 2016-17 UEFA Youth League where he helped the team to get in the finals.
Felix made his debut for Benfica’s first team in the 2018-19 season against Boavista in August 2018. In the next game, he became the youngest player to score a goal in the Primeira Liga in the Lisbon Derby. After Benfica appointed Bruno Lage, he was a regular starter for the team and showed his true potential in the league scoring 15 goals in his debut season. In April 2019, he scored a hat-trick in the Europa League making him the youngest player to score a hat-trick in the competition.
His performance drew interests from big clubs in Europe like Juventus, Manchester United and Atletico de Madrid. In July 2019, Atletico announced that they had signed the 19-year-old wonder kid, Felix for a seven-year deal for a fee of €126 million. Hopefully, he can fill in the shoe of Antoine Griezmann, whose departure is imminent.
Felix made his senior debut for Portugal national team in the UEFA Nation League Finals 2019 and eventually won the tournament. Previously, he played for the Portugal U18, U19, and U21 levels.
As per Marca, Felix earns €7 million per year with Atletico de Madrid; however, his net worth is not available.
João Félix Dating Girlfriend or single
Felix is a young player who is loving his stardom and his single life. During an interview with the Sun, he admitted that he’s enjoying his single life.
“I don’t think of finding a girlfriend, I’m still young. There is time for everything.”
He is one of the sought players in Europe and wants to concentrate on his football career as of now.
Family, Siblings, and Parents
Felix grew up in Viseu, Portugal to his parents, Carla and Carlos Sequeira. His father, Carlos, played a crucial part in his career as he was the one who convinced him to continue playing football when he thought of quitting the sport.
Body Measurements: Height and Weight
Felix stands tall with a height of 5ft and 11 inches and weight around 64kgs. He has light brown hair color with black eyes.