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Marquinhos
Marquinhos biography, career and net worth. Photo/ MARCA.
  • Marquinhos is a professional footballer who plays as a defender for Paris Saint-Germain and the Brazil national team
  • Marquinhos mainly plays as a central defender but he can also be deployed as a defensive midfielder or right-back
  • The PSG defender got engaged to Brazilian singer Carol Cabrino and proposed to her under the Eiffel Tower

For starters of his biography, Marquinhos was born on May 14, 1994 in Sao Paulo, Brazil. He is a professional footballer who plays as a defender for Paris Saint-Germain and the Brazil national team.

Marquinhos mainly plays as a central defender. However, he can also be deployed as a defensive midfielder or right-back. Known for his good positional sense, confidence in possession, technical skills, intelligence and composure Marquinhos is widely regarded as one of the best defenders in the world.

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Marquinhos with the Brazil national team. Photo/ MARCA.

The Brazil international has achieved great success since joining Paris Saint-Germain in 2013. His trophy cabinet with the Parisians include nine Ligue 1 titles and 12 domestic cups. Here, we take a close look at Marquinhos biography, including his career earnings and net worth.

Marquinhos Biography

Full Name                                         Marcos Aoas Correa

Date of Birth                                     May 14, 1994

Age                                                     28

Place of Birth                                   Sao Paulo, Brazil

Height                                               1.83 m (6 ft 0 in)

Nationality                                       Brazilian

Source of Wealth                            Football

Occupation                                      Footballer

Marital Status                                 Married

Career 

The heart of Marquinhos biography is his professional football career, which began at Corinthians. Having spent nine years at Corinthians academy, the Brazilian defender made his professional debut for the club in February 2012. He helped his boyhood club win Copa Libertadores before moving to Roma for an eventual fee of three million Euros.

Marquinhos made his Roma debut as a substitute in a 2-3 loss to Bologna on September 16, 2012. The name ‘Marcos’ was printed on his jersey so as to avoid confusion with Roma teammate Marquinho. In his only season with the Italian side, Marquinhos played 26 Serie A matches.

The Brazilian defender continued his career in France, where he signed a five-year deal with Paris Saint-Germain. There, he got a chance to play with his role model and fellow Brazilian Thiago Silva.

Marquinhos scored his first professional goal on his debut for PSG during a 4-1 win over Olympiacos. His playing time at PSG reduced after the arrival of fellow Brazilian David Luiz. However, he would regain his spot at the backline in 2016 after Luiz was sold.

Marquinhos was part of PSG’s squad that reached the UEFA Champions League final in 2020, losing to Bayern Munich. While playing for PSG, Marquinhos has so far won nine Ligue 1 titles and other domestic titles.

He is the current captain of the Parisians and ranks third for all-time appearances for the club.

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Marquinhos is the captain of Paris Saint-Germain. Photo/ Goal.com.

Career Earnings

Marquinhos, who is 28, has earned a gross total of 76,960,000 Euros in his football career. According to Capology.com, the Brazilian defender earned 13,299,000 Euros during the 2017-18 season. The amount increased to 13,299,000 Euros the following season.

During the 2019-20 season, Marquinhos’ annual salary was 14,400,000 Euros. His annual salary has since remained the same and might change after his contract expires next summer. Marquinhos currently earns 276,923 Euros gross per week playing for PSG.

Personal Life 

Marquinhos biography would be incomplete without talking about his personal life. Born in Sao Paulo, Marquinhos is the son of Marcos Barros Correa and Alina Aoas.

The PSG defender got engaged to Brazilian singer Carol Cabrino and proposed to her under the Eiffel Tower. They did a civil wedding in June 2016, and had their first child (a girl) on November 1, 2017. In December 2019, his son was was born.

Net Worth And Luxury Collection 

Marquinhos boasts a net worth of $79 million, according to sources. With such a massive net worth, you expect Marquinhos to be leaving a luxurious life. Well, the Brazilian has a number of fancy cars in his garage, including a Ferrari 458 Italia sports car.

FAQs 

What is Marquinhos’ full name? 

Marcos Aoas Correa.

How old is Marquinhos? 

Born on May 14, 1994, Marquinhos is currently 28 years old.

What is Marquinhos’ salary at PSG? 

Marquinhos earns an annual salary of 14,400,000 Euros playing for Ligue 1 side Paris Saint-Germain.

What is Marquinhos’ net worth? 

Marquinhos has an estimated net worth of $79 million.

Is Marquinhos married? 

Yes. Marquinhos married Brazilian singer Carol Cabrino in June 2016.

Abraham Odhiambo is an avid sports fan who loves to write about football, boxing and wrestling. He's a big supporter of Manchester United. He's pursuing a bachelor's degree in Communication and Media at Egerton University.

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