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David Luiz Biography, Age, Height, Weight, Girlfriend, Family, Wiki & More

Updated On : August 25, 2019

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Short Biography

David Luiz was born on 22-04-1987 in Diadema in the state of Sao Paulo, Brazil. He is a Brazilian Football Player.

Other Name: David Luiz Moreira Marinho

David Luiz Complete Bio & Career

David Luiz began his career playing for Esporte Clube Vitoria in Bahia and made his debut. Soon he became the first team player. In 2006, Luiz helped Vitoria to get to Série A, thus attracting attention of many clubs.
In 2007, David switched to Benfica. In 2008/09, he played at the position of a left back, which was not really appropriate for him. In January 2009, he netted the first goal for Benfica and secured a victory in the match against Braga (1-0).
At the end of 2009, Luiz extended the term of his contract with Benfica to 2015 and admitted it was one of the most exciting days of his life. In 2009/10 Benfica won Primeira Liga and wrapped up Taça da Liga. In the winter 2011, David joined Chelsea by signing a five-year contract. The Brazilian became an integral part of the London side. However, with the arrival of Jose Mourinho he fell out of favor and in the summer 2014 moved to Paris Saint-Germain in an astonishing €50m deal.
From 2010, David Luiz has played for the Brazil national team. David Luiz captained Brazil for the first time, appearing in a 1–0 win against South Africa in São Paulo in the year 2012. David Luiz was named in Brazil's squad for the 2014 FIFA World Cup. He also played for Brazil at the 2015 Copa América in Chile. Although primarily a centre back, David Luiz can also be deployed as a defensive midfielder, and has drawn praise for his physical strength, work-rate, technique, and range of distribution as a defender, as well as his personality, composure in possession, and confidence on the ball, which enables him to play the ball out from the back or launch an attack with long balls after winning back possession. A powerful striker of the ball from distance, Luiz has also been known to take and score from long-range free kicks. 

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David Luiz Family, Relatives and Other Relations

He was born to Ladislau MarinhoRegina Célia Marinho. He has a younger sister named Isabelle Moreira Marinho. He is in a relationship with Sara Madeira, a Portuguese dentist. Together the couple has a children named David Luiz Jr.

Life's Important Dates Of David Luiz

Body Measurements

Chest Size 42
Biceps Size 14
Waist Size 33
Skin Colour White
Eye Colour Brown
Hair Colour Brown

Personal Info

Home Town Diadema, Sao Paulo
Nationality Brazilian
Religion Christian
Address Lisbon, Portugal
School N/A
College N/A
Qualification N/A
Hobbies Travelling
Marital Status Unmarried
Debut International Match - Brazil vs US in 2010
First Film - There is No Tomorrow (2014)
TV - Fama Show (2009)
Salary N/A
Net Worth $70 Million
Official Website N/A


Car Collections Range Rover and Bentley


Favorite Color Yellow
Favorite Player Kaka
Favorite Sport Football
Favorite Actress Angelina Jolie
Favorite Actor Tom Cruise
Favorite Singer Selena Gomez
Favorite Food Tropical Fruit Salad

Shocking / Interesting Facts & Secrets About David Luiz

  • In 2019, he was transferred to Arsenal from Chelsea.
  • He was named in the PFA Team of the year during 2016-17.
  • He loves to travel and his social media feed is littered with his and girlfriend Sara’s photographs of visiting different places.
  • In his social media posts, he often refers to himself as a geezer. He also refers to his fans as geezers.
  • The Brazilian defender is also famous for his resemblance to the Sideshow Bob character from the famous American animated series The Simpsons.

David Luiz Age, Birthday Facts and Birthday Countdown

Today is David Luiz's birthday. He has turned 37 from 36.

Birthdays Celebrated on Each Day of Week

David Luiz has celebrated the total number of 37 birthdays till date. See the analysis by days count and bar graph.

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