Philippe Coutinho

Philippe Coutinho Net Worth, Income, Career & All Wiki [World Cup 2022]

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$96 million

Who is Philippe Coutinho?

Philippe Coutinho Correia, better known as Philippe Coutinho, is a popular professional football player. He is a member of the Brazilian National Team. He is a well-known celebrity in Brazil. He excels as an attacking midfielder/winger. He is now playing for Aston Villa. Inter Milan, Vasco do Gama, Liverpool, and Barcelona were among his previous clubs. 14 is the number on his shirt. He has represented himself as a member of the team in Russia for the 2018 World Cup by demonstrating his talent to all.

Coutinho, the third and youngest son of Esmeralda Coutinho and architect José Carlos Correia, was born in Rio de Janeiro on June 12, 1992. He grew up in the northern Rocha area of Rio de Janeiro, surrounded by an ancient shanty town and industrial warehouses. He was shy as a boy and preferred to be alone; he began playing football after witnessing his older brothers Cristiano and Leandro play with their friends on a nearby concrete football pitch. He began playing futsal, which he claims helped him improve his football talents. Coutinho thrived on the streets, honing his skills and increasing his improvisational abilities. Coutinho’s father was approached at a tournament by youth coaches from Vasco da Gama, and Coutinho attended a trial and entered their youth system after joining a nearby football academy on the advice of his friend’s grandmother.

Coutinho was accompanied by his parents and girlfriend Ainê, whom he met at a friend’s party when he traveled to Italy at the age of 18 to join Inter Milan. His parents returned to Brazil after relocating to Espanyol. In the summer of 2012, he married Ainê in Brazil. There are two daughters and one son in the family. His arms are covered in tattoos that pay tribute to his family and wife.

Philippe Coutinho, who plays as an AM LC for FC Bayern, earns £383,000 per week and £19,916,000 per year. Philippe Coutinho has an estimated net worth of £79,872,000 pounds. His current deal runs out on June 30, 2023.

In terms of his physical stature, he stands 1.72 meters tall. His weight is 72 kg. He has a healthy, well-balanced body. He has 24.7 million Instagram followers and 2 million Twitter followers.

The Career of Philippe Coutinho

Philippe Coutinho Aston Villa

Player: Philippe Coutinho Aston Villa (source: Sportstar – The Hindu)

He began his football career by playing for the Vasco da Gama Youth system, and owing to his outstanding performance, he was later selected for the Brazil U15 football team. Internazionale, an Italian giant, paid €4 million for him in 2008. He was only sixteen years old at the time. He assisted Vasco in winning the Serie B title and promotion in 2009. In 2010, he appeared in 31 games and scored five goals.

He joined Inter Milan in July 2010 and made his team debut against Atletico Madrid on August 27, 2010, with a 2-0 victory. He scored his first goal for the club on May 8, 2011. Later, he was loaned out to Espanyol. It was during his 2011-2012 season, when he made his team debut against Athletic on February 4, 2012.

He signed a contract with Premier League club Liverpool on January 30, 2013, for a cost of £8.5 million, and made his team debut on February 11, 2013, against West Bromwich Albion. He was also named Man of the Match. On September 16, 2013, he began his 2013–2014 season against Swansea City. He scored the game-winning goal against Manchester City on April 13, 2014, and began the 2014-2015 season against Southampton. He scored the game-winning goal against Stroke City on August 9, 2015. He had a hamstring injury when playing against Stroke City in January 2016, missing numerous games. He returned in February 2016, scoring an equalizer goal against Manchester City in the 2016 League Cup Final.

In 2016, he signed a five-year contract deal with Liverpool. On September 13th, he began his 2017 season against Sevilla. On the 6th of December, he was named Liverpool’s captain. In total, he scored 12 goals and added nine assists in 20 appearances for Liverpool between 2017 and 2018.

On January 6, 2018, Liverpool announced that they had struck a deal with Barcelona for the £105 million signing of Coutinho, who made his Liverpool debut against RCD Espanyol. Coutinho made his Barcelona debut on January 25, 2018, in a 2–0 (2–1 on aggregate) win over his previous club Espanyol in the Copa del Rey quarter-finals, replacing captain Andrés Iniesta in the 68th minute. Coutinho scored his first Barcelona goal, assisted by former Liverpool colleague Luis Suárez, against Valencia in the second leg of the Copa del Rey semi-finals on February 8, 2018, just four minutes after coming on as a half-time substitute.

Coutinho scored the game-winning goal, his first Clásico goal, in a 5–1 win over Real Madrid on October 28, 2018. On 4 October 2018, he scored his first Champions League goal for Barcelona in a 4–2 away win over Tottenham Hotspur. Coutinho scored a goal in a 3–0 Champions League quarter-final win over Manchester United on April 16, 2019, and celebrated by putting his fingers in his ears and closing his eyes in response to recent fan criticism.

Coutinho signed a season-long loan with Bayern Munich in Germany on August 19, 2019. Bayern Munich paid an €8.5 million loan fee plus Coutinho’s wages. Bayern Munich reportedly had the option to recruit Coutinho on a permanent contract for €120 million in the summer of 2020. Coutinho came on in the second half of his parent club Barcelona’s Champions League quarter-final match on 14 August, assisted Robert Lewandowski for the 6th goal in the 82nd minute, and scored the final two goals in the 85th and 89th minutes to seal the 8–2 defeat.

With the appointment of new coach Ronald Koeman, Coutinho returned to Barcelona. In a 1–1 draw against Sevilla on October 4, 2020, he scored his first goal of the season. He suffered a knee injury in a 1–1 tie with Eibar on December 29, 2020, and missed the rest of the season.

Coutinho joined English side Aston Villa on loan for the duration of the season on 7 January 2022, reuniting with former Liverpool colleague and Aston Villa manager Steven Gerrard. He made his Premier League debut on 15 January, replacing Morgan Sanson as a 70th-minute substitute against Manchester United and scoring the equalizer in a 2–2 home draw. At Villa’s End-of-Season Awards on May 12, 2022, Chief Executive Christian Purslow stated that Coutinho had been signed on a permanent deal for an undisclosed amount, rumored to be £17 million, with the player agreeing to a contract until 2026.

He had competed in many competitions for his home country of Brazil, both at the senior and youth levels. Coutinho was a key member of the Brazilian team that won the South American Under-17 Football Championship in 2009, scoring three goals in the process.

He was also a significant member of the 2014 Fifa World Cup final squad. On May 5, 2015, he was also included in the 2015 Copa America team. His name was also included in the Brazilian national team’s selection for the 2018 World Cup in Russia, where he scored his first goal against Switzerland. He was also given the honor of being named Man of the Match.

Coutinho was picked to the Brazil squad for the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia in May. In Brazil’s 1–1 draw with Switzerland in their World Cup opener on June 17, 2018, he made his FIFA World Cup debut with a curtain-raising, signature right-footed curling strike from outside the penalty area into the corner of the net. He scored the game’s first goal in injury time of the second half against Costa Rica on June 22 and was awarded man of the match as Brazil triumphed 2–0. On July 6, he assisted Renato Augusto’s goal in Brazil’s elimination from the World Cup after a 1–2 quarter-final loss to Belgium.

Coutinho was named to Brazil’s 23-man roster for the 2019 Copa América in May. On the opening day of the tournament, he got his 50th cap for his country, scoring twice in a 3–0 triumph over Bolivia.

Coutinho will miss the 2021 Copa América after suffering a knee injury earlier in the season, Brazil announced on April 7, 2021.

Career Earnings:

Year Weekly Wage Yearly Salary Club Position League Age Contract Expiry
2020 £383,000 £19,916,000 FC Bayern AM LC Bundesliga 27 30-06-2023
2019 £399,000 £20,748,000 Barcelona AM RLC La Liga 26 30-06-2023
2018 £401,000 £20,852,000 Barcelona AM RLC La Liga 25 30-06-2023
2017 £110,000 £5,720,000 Liverpool AM LC English Premier Division 24 29-06-2020
2016 £110,000 £5,720,000 Liverpool AM LC English Premier Division 22 29-06-2020
2015 £74,000 £3,848,000 Liverpool AM LC English Premier Division 21 29-06-2020
2014 £59,000 £3,068,000 Liverpool AM LC English Premier Division 21 29-06-2018

Awards, Titles, and Achievements

Philippe Coutinho Brazil

Player: Philippe Coutinho Brazil (source: Sportstar – The Hindu)

Coutinho has won several titles and individual awards in his career.

Vasco da Gama

  • Campeonato Brasileiro Série B: 2009

Inter Milan

  • Coppa Italia: 2010–11
  • Supercoppa Italiana: 2010


  • La Liga: 2017–18, 2018–19
  • Copa del Rey: 2017–18, 2020–21
  • Supercopa de España: 2018

Bayern Munich

  • Bundesliga: 2019–20
  • DFB-Pokal: 2019–20
  • UEFA Champions League: 2019–20

Brazil U17

  • South American U-17 Championship: 2009

Brazil U20

  • FIFA U-20 World Cup: 2011


  • Copa América: 2019


  • PFA Fans’ Player of the Month: February 2015
  • PFA Team of the Year: 2014–15 Premier League
  • UEFA Europa League Squad of the Season: 2015–16
  • Liverpool Fans’ Player of the Season Award: 2014–15, 2015–16
  • Liverpool Players’ Player of the Season Award: 2014–15, 2015–16
  • Liverpool Goal of the Season: 2014–15, 2015–16
  • Liverpool Performance of the Season: 2014–15, 2015–16
  • Samba Gold Award (Samba d’Or): 2016
  • Football Supporters’ Federation Player of the Year: 2016
  • FIFA World Cup Fantasy Team: 2018
  • FIFA World Cup Dream Team: 2018
  • FIFA World Cup top assist provider: 2018
  • Bundesliga Goal of the Month: December 2019
Below is the chart showing the comparison of Philippe Coutinho's goals with other Midfielder players. The selected players for comparison include Pablo Sarabia, Raul de Tomas.