8 Cool and Interesting Fun Facts about David Luiz’s Life

EIGHT COOL AND INTERESTING FACTS ABOUT DAVID LUIZ MOREIRO MARINHO LIFE. David Luiz Moreiro Marinho was born on 22nd April 1987. He is popularly known as David Luiz. He is a professional footballer who mainly plays as a central defender and defensive midfielder.

Interesting fun facts about David Luiz
David Luiz Fun Facts

On the club level, he has played for various clubs including, Benfica, Chelsea and Paris Saint-Germain PSV. On the international level, he represents Brazil national team. He made his international debut in 2010. He has earned more than 50 caps for his national team and was an integral part of his team during their win in 2013 FIFA Confederation Cup and in 2014 FIFA World Cup when the made it to the semi finals.

David Luiz Interesting Facts

Here in this article we will be sharing some cool and interesting facts about David Luiz

  1. Received world record transfer fee as a defender

The most amazing fact about him is that, he holds the record in the world of receiving highest transfer fee as a defender. He was playing for famous Premier League football club, Chelsea when he was offered a contract by another famous French football club Paris Saint Germain popularly known as PSV. The contract offered was worth £50 million or €62 million.

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  1. Winner of 3 Taca da Liga Title

Another amazing fact about him is that, he is the winner of Taca da Liga Title. While playing for famous football club Benfica his performance was remarkable. Even more interesting fact is that he has won the title not once, not twice but three times consecutively. For the years he claimed the title include 2008–09, 2009–10 and 2010–11.

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  1. Winner of Trophees des Champions Title

Another amazing fact about him is that, he is the winner of Trophees des Champions Title. While playing for famous French football club Paris Saint Germain popularly known as PSV, his performance was remarkable. Even more interesting fact is that he has won the title not once, not twice but three times consecutively. For the years he claimed the title include 2014, 2015 and 2016.

  1. Winner of Ligue 1 Team of the Year Award

Another impressive fact about him is that, he is the winner of Ligue 1 Team of the Year Award. For any football player, this award is considered to be one of the most prestigious and highly regarded awards. Even more interesting fact is that he has won the award not once but twice. For the years he claimed the award include 2014–15 and 2015–16.

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  1. Personal facts David Luiz

Some interesting personal facts about him are that he is a devoted Christian by religion. He considers Kaka to be his idol in football. Though he had a chance of playing from Portuguese, as he holds the citizenship of Portugal but he preferred to represent Brazil national team.

Cool and interesting fun facts about David Luiz

  1. Honours and Titles at Club level

An amazing fact about David Luiz is that, he has been outstanding at club level, while playing for Benfica he won 1 Primeira Liga Title for the Year 2009–10, 3 Taça da Liga Title for the Years 2008–09, 2009–10 and 2010–11, 1 Supertaça Cândido de Oliveira Runner-up Title for the Year 2010. While representing Chelsea he won 1 FA Cup Title for the Year 2011–12, 1 UEFA Champions League Title for the Year 2011–12, 1 UEFA Europa League Title for the Year 2012–13. Similarly, while playing for Paris Saint-Germain PSV he got 2 Ligue 1 Title for the Years 2014–15 and 2015–16, 2 Coupe de France Title for the Years 2014–15 and 2015–16, 2 Coupe de la Ligue Title for the Years 2014–15 and 2015–16, 3 Trophée des Champions Title for the Years 2014, 2015 and 2016.

  1. Honours and Titles at International level

Another amazing fact about him is that, he has been outstanding at international level, while playing football for his national side. He won 1 FIFA Confederations Cup Title for the Year 2013 and 1 Superclásico de las Américas Title for the Year 2014.

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  1. Honours and Titles at Individual level

Another amazing fact about him is that, he has been outstanding at individual level, while playing football he won 1 Primeira Liga Player of the Year Award for the Year 2009–10, 1 Premier League Player of the Month Award for the month of March 2011, 1 FIFA World Cup Dream Team Award for the Year 2014, 1 FIFA/FIFPro World XI Award for the Year 2014, 2 Ligue 1 Team of the Year Award for the Years 2014–15 and 2015–16.

Thats all about David Luiz facts.

 

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