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Who is Casemiro?
Casemiro fully known as Carlos Henrique Casimiro is a famous Brazilian professional footballer who plays as a defensive midfielder for La Liga club Real Madrid and the Brazil national team.
Formed at Sao Paulo, where he scored 11 goals in 11 official games, Carlos moved to Real Madrid in 2013 and spent a season on loan at Porto. Casemiro was part of the Real Madrid team that won four Champions League titles in five seasons, from 2014 to 2018. Altogether, he has won 15 major trophies at Ral Madrid, comprising 5 UEFA Champions Leagues, 3 La Liga titles, 1 Copa del Rey, and 3 FIFA Club World Cups. Since 2011, as a full international, he was in Brazil’s team at the 2018 FIFA World Cup and 4 Copa America tournaments, winning the 2019 edition.
Casemiro was a product of Sao Paulo’s youth system, having been born in Sao Jose dos Campos, Sao Paulo. He served as captain to its sides from the age of 11 upwards, and was known as ”Carlao”. Casemiro was later called up for the 2009 FIFA U-17 World Cup. Casemiro made his Serie A breakout on July 25, 2010, in an away loss to Santos. He scored his first goal as a professional on 15 August, assisting to a 2-2 draw with Cruzeiro Esporte Clube.
He then scored his first goal of a 2-0 victory against Mogi Mirim Esporte Clube at the Arena Barueri in that year’s Campeonato Paulista. This was after he took the place of injured Fabricio early on, but was later sent off on April 7, 2012. Sao Paulo also won the Copa Sudamericana, with the player making one substitute appearance in a 5-0 home win over Club Universidad de Chile in the quarter-final second leg on November 7.
Casemiro was loaned to Real Madrid in Spain in late January 2013, being assigned to the B-team in Segunda Division. He played his first game in the competition on February 16, starting in a 1-3 loss to CE Sabadell FC. On April 20, 2013, he made his La Liga debut, playing the full 90 minutes in a 3-1 home victory against Real Betis. He then scored his first goal in Europe, opening the reserves’ 4-0 victory against AD Alcorcon at the Alfredo di Stefano Stadium on June 2. After eight days, the move was made permanent for four years and a fee of R$18.738 million.
Carlos was then loaned to Porto in a season-long loan on July 19, 2015. He averaged 41 games overall for the Portuguese side, scoring four goals, comprising a free kick on March 10, 2015, in a 4-0 home victory against Basel in the last 16 of the UEFA Champions League.
How old is Casemiro?
Carlos Henrique Casimiro is aged 30 as of 2022, having been born on February 23, 1992, in Sao Jose dos Campos, Brazil. He shares his birthday with famous people including Emily Blunt, Dakota Fanning, Andrew Wiggins, Kelly Macdonald, Peter Fonda, Andre Ward, Patricia Richardson, Mary Pat Gleason, and Allyson Adams, among others.
Who are Casemiro’s parents?
Carlos Henrique Casimiro was born in Sao Jose dos Campos to his parents, Magda de Faria Casemiro and her hisband. He has not shared much information about his parents with the media.
Does Casemiro have siblings?
Casemiro was born to his parents into a family of three children. He has two siblings, a sister Bianca Casemiro, and a brother Lucas Casemiro.
Casimiro has not shared any information about his academic background and qualifications with the media.
Carlos is currently married to his beautiful and loving wife Anna Mariana Casemiro. The couple married in 2014 and have been happily married to date.
Carlos has not shared any information about his family or children with the media and it is not clear if he has any children.
Casimiro has a well-built, athletic, and physically fit body adding up to an impressive height of 6 ft 1 in (1.85 m) and a weight of 84 kg (185 lbs).
Return to Real Madrid
Casemiro went back to Real Madrid on June 5, 2015, who activated his buyback clause, and after two months his contract was extended until 2021. On March 13, the next year, he scored his first competitive goal for the Merengues, heading home an 89th-minute comer kick by Jese in a 2-1 win at UD Las Palmas. Following being mostly a reserve player under Rafael Benitez, he became first-choice under his successor Zinedine Zidane and contributed with 11 appearances in that season’s Champions League. In the final, Casemiro featured the full 120 minutes, as Real Madrid won their 11th title in a penalty shootout following a 1-1 draw against Atletico Madrid.
He then scored 4 goals in 25 matches in the 2016-17 campaign, assisting his team to win the league title for the first time in five years. Casemiro later scored a long-range strike in the Champions League final over Juventus, assisting his side to a 4-1 win. He also scored on August 8, 2017, putting his team ahead in an eventual 2-1 win against Manchester United in the UEFA Super Cup. During the 2017-18 Champions League, he made 12 appearances while scoring one goal, as Madrid won their 3rd consecutive and 13th overall title in the competition.
Casemiro was a regular starter during the season, as Real Madrid won the 2019-20 league title. He then extended his contract to 2025 in August 2021. One year later he was named Man of the Match, as Real Madrid beat Eintracht Frankfurt 2-0 for their 5th UEFA Super Cup title.
Real Madrid confirmed that they had come to an agreement with Manchester United for the transfer of Casemiro on August 19, 2022. The transfer is subject to the agreement of personal terms, UK visa requirements, and medical.
Carlos scored one goal in 7 appearances for the Brazil under-17 team. He then played for the Brazil under-20 team at the 2011 South American Championship and the 2011 World Cup, scoring 3 goals in 15 appearances in total at this level.
He made his breakout for the Brazil senior side on September 14, 2011, in a 0-0 draw over Argentina, aged just 19. Casemiro was then named by manager Dunga to the Brazilian team for the 2015 Copa America but did not play any matches in the quarter-final exit in Chile. He was named among the 23-man squad for the Copa America Centenario on May 5, 2016, to be held in the United States. Casemiro was then picked by manager Tite in May 2018, for the upcoming edition of the FIFA World Cup in Russia. He made his breakout in the competition on June 17, playing 60 minutes in a 1-1 group stage draw to Switzerland.
Casemiro was included in May 2019, in Brazil’s 23-man team for the 2019 Copa America on home soil. In the final group game at the Arena Corinthians against Peru, he scored his first international goal to open a 5-0 win but was also sent off for two yellow cards and suspended from the following match. Casemiro began in Brazil’s 3-1- win against Peru in the 2019 Copa America Final at the Maracana Stadium on July 7. He was then named to the 2021 Copa America team n June 9, 2021. In Brazil’s third group match on June 23, he scored the match-winning goal after a Neymar corner in injury time, to assist the team beat Colombia 2-1. Casemiro also began in his nation’s 1-0 defeat to rivals Argentina in the final on July 10.
Casemiro Net Worth
Brazilian professional football player, Casemiro plays for the Brazilian national team and recently transferred to Manchester United. He has been active from 2002 to the present and earns a salary of $10.5 million and has garnered a net worth of around $13 million as of 2022.