Yimmi Chará Age, Career, Soccer, Wife, Salary and Net Worth

This article will answer every question you have about Yimmi Chará. Below are some of the frequently asked questions about him.

  1. What does Chará do for a living?
  2. Who are Chará’s parents and siblings?
  3. What are Chará’s interests and hobbies?
  4. Is Chará married or does he have a girlfriend/ boyfriend?
  5. Does Chará have any children?
  6. Where is Chará now?
  7. How tall is Chará?
  8. How much money does Chará earn?
  9. What is Chará’s net worth?

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Who is Yimmi Chará?

Yimmi Javier Chara Zamora is a professional Columbian notable footballer who plays as a winger for Major League Soccer club Portland Timbers and the Columbia national team.

How Old Is Yimmi Chara?

He is 31 years old as of August 2022, having been born on April 2, 1991, in Cali, Columbia. Chara shares his birthdate with celebrities such as; Daniel Seavey, BadBoyHalo, Quavo, Caleb Burton, Bethany Gaskin, and many more.

Yimmi Chara Family

Who are Yimmi Chara Parents?

He was born to Jesus Henry Chara (Father) and Graciela Zamora (Mother).

Does Yimmi Chara have Siblings?

He has two elder brothers, by the name, Luis Felipe Chara (born on January 6, 1981) a Colombian footballer, and Diego Chara (born on April 5, 1986) a Colombian professional footballer.

Yimmi Chara Education

Information regarding where he received his high school/college education is not mentioned on the internet.

A Photo of Yimmi Chara

A Photo of Yimmi Chara

Yimmi Chara Marital Status

He is married to the love of his life, Ana Maria.

Yimmi Chara Kids

He and his wife Ana have two kids, by the name Juan Pablo (born in 2014) and Mariana (born in 2017).

Yimmi Chara Club Career

Rayados de Monterrey signed Chara from Deportes Tolima on December 17, 2014. He thus was the fifth Columbian in the present tournament joining his compatriots Stefan Medina, Dorlan Pabon as well as Alexander Mejia, and Edwin Cardona who just joined the team. Chara was then loaned to Atletico Nacional in June 2015 where they became League Champions. Atletico Nacional wanted to extend Chara’s contract but on December 17, 2015, Dorados de Sinaloa agreed to sign Chara in a 6-month loan deal from Monterrey.

A Career with Atletico Junior

He went on to sign for Atletico Junior in July 2017. There, he scored 13 goals in 28 games in his first season at Barranquilla, thus helping Junior win the 2017 Copa Colombia.

A Career with Atletico Mineiro

Next, he joined Brazilian club Atletico Mineiro on June 12, 2018, on a five-year contract for a reported fee of €5 million.

A Career with Portland Timbers

On January 2, 2020, he joined MLS club Portland Timbers as a Designated Player. This was the first time since his brother Diego left Deportes Tolima in 2011 that they had been in the same club.

An International Career

For the first time on October 3, 2014, he was called up to the Colombian senior team by manager Jose Nestor Pekerman for the team’s friendlies against El Salvador and Canada. He then made his official debut with Columbia on August 31, 2017, playing an away game against Venezuela. In his third match with the Columbian senior team against Paraguay, he assisted and quickly became a more important player for the Colombian senior team. He went on to be named in Colombia’s preliminary 35-man squad in May 2018 for the 2018 World Cup in Russia. However, he did not make the final cut to 23.

Yimmi Chara Height and Measurements

Adding up to his well-built body is a height of 5ft 6inches (1.68m) and a weight of 77kg (169lbs).

Yimmi Chara’s Salary and Net Worth

He has a base salary of $1.5 million and an estimated net worth of between $1 and $5 million.