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|Player’s Name||Richarlison de Andrade|
|Current Club||Tottenham Hotspurs|
|Position of Play||Centre-Forward|
|Age||25 years old|
|Place of Birth||Nova Venecia Brazil|
|Date of Birth||May 10, 1997|
|Agent||CAA Base Ltd|
|Signed||July 1, 2022|
|Contract||June 30, 2027|
Richarlison professional Career
Richarlison who currently plays for Tottenham in the Premier League is a forward from Brazil. His career dates back to 2015 when he joined America Mineiro following assistance he received from a businessman he met called Renato Velasco who saw his potential.
He then joined Brazil’s top-tier club Fluminense after displaying his quality by scoring 9 goals in his 24 appearances for Mineiro. At Flamengo, he scored 8 goals in 12 matches and was named to the team of the season.
In 2017 the Watford boss Marco Silva convinced him to snub Ajax and Join the Hornets following a direct phone call that was enough to seal a five-year contract. Having joined the Premier League, he played all Premier League games and scored five goals.
After just a year, he transferred to Everton in July 2018 to reunite with his former boss Silva. On his debut game, he scored a brace and went on to finish the season as the club’s top scorer along with Sigurdsson with 13 goals each.
Everton extended his contract in December 2019 for five years but in July 2022, Tottenham Hotspurs coach Antonio Conte identified him as a major boost to his squad following a top finish and the club signed him on a long-term deal.
Richarlison’s market value and Net worth
The center forward’s value has risen over time; an analysis of his current value reveals that he has a market value of 48 million euros. Tracking back to his early days, he had a market value of 0.45m euros as of December 2015 when he was 19 years old and playing for America Futebol Club.
The Brazilian has an estimated net worth of 30 million dollars. The main source of his worth is his successful football career where he gets his earnings.
|Net Worth||€29.9 Million / £25.4 Million / $30 million|
|Market Value||€47.9 Million / £40.6 Million / $48 million|
Richarlison transfer history.
Richarlison is currently a Spurs player after a move from Everton on a five-year contract effective July 1, 2022. He was signed by Everton on July 24, 2018, from Watford who also signed him from Fluminense. His long-term deal with Tottenham will expire in 2027.
Richarlison personal life
Born on May 10, 1997 IN Nova Venecia, Espirito Santo his parents named him Richarlison de Andrade. He is the firstborn in a family with four other siblings. Growing up life was not easy, his dad Antonio Carlos Andrade worked as a stonemason and his mother Vera Lucia was selling Ice cream.
Despite his poor background, he worked round the clock to make it in his professional career by playing football in the streets. Richarlison is now all grown and is dating Flavia Cristine. He weighs 71kg and he is 1.84m tall
Richarlison’s salary and contract
Richarlison agreement to join Tottenham Hotspurs was reached on July 1, 2022, on a deal estimated to be 58m euros. Following his move to Spurs, he will earn a weekly salary of 135,000 euros per week which is a 50% increase from what he used to earn at Everton.
Richarlison position and style of play
The main position of play for the Brazilian is at the Centre forward. He normally operates from wide positions and engages his teammates coming infield. When he finds space, he has a good short the reason why he is a goal threat. He is good on runs but lacks creativity a quality that most Brazilians possess but this doesn’t stop him from being a good player.
Globally Richarlison ranks at position 92 among all players in the world. In his country Brazil, he is number 9. Looking at how he sits at the club level and the Premier League, he settles for position 3 at Tottenham and position 34 in the Premier League respectively. At the Centre forward, which is his main position of play, he ranks number 13. A quick look at his age mates that are players born in 1997, he stands at position 18.
Richarlison FIFA 22 rating.
Richarlison has an overall rating of 81 with a potential of 86. He rates with four stars in skill moves and five stars for the weak foot. He has an international reputation of three. His work rate is high/medium. Some of the traits he portrays include speed dribbler, power header, and flair.
Honors/Trophies/Titles won by Richarlison
Richarlison is a good striker but he has not won many titles, especially at the club level where he has none. However, following his move to a top club Tottenham, there is hope of winning titles. With Brazil, he has won the U23 Summer Olympics title and the Copa America.
Richarlison Achievements and individual awards
He was listed in the Campeonato Carioca team of the year in 2017. Since then, no other awards have been awarded to him at the individual level. At his age and how he is rising much is expected of him and he looks set to showcase his talent.