Player Profile

Joelinton

Joelinton

7 Forward

Nationality :Brazil
Date Of Birth :August 14, 1996
Height :186cm
Weight :81kg

Joelinton (born 14 August 1996) is a Brazilian professional footballer who plays as a midfielder or winger for Premier League club Newcastle United and the Brazil national team.

QUICK FACTS

Full nameJoelinton Cássio Apolinário de Lira
Date of birth14 August 1996 (age 27)
Place of birthAliança, Brazil
Height1.86 m (6 ft 1 in)
Position(s)Midfielder

Joelinton Biography, EarlyLife

Joelinton is a professional soccer player for Newcastle United in the Premier League who is of Brazilian descent and was born on August 14, 1996, to Silvania and Jorge. He practices Christianity as his religion. 

He is the son of Jorge and Silvania and is of Brazilian-Latino origin.

Joelinton Education

His educational history is not published because he has not yet given it to the public. However, this detailed information is being reviewed and updated soon.

Joelinton’s Height, And Weight

Joelinton is a football player who stands 1.86 meters tall and is very athletic. He weighs 76 kg in total. He takes great care to maintain his body’s good health by working out frequently. He has a muscular build. He has curly hair.

Career

Joelinton joined Sport Recife in 2012 and spent two years playing in the junior team. In 2013, he received a promotion to the senior squad.

In a Copa do Nordeste match against his hometown rivals Santa Cruz, he made his professional debut.

He made seven appearances in the 2014 Campeonato Brasileiro Série A season. He scored his first professional goal on November 23 in a 2-2 home loss to Fluminense.

Joelinton and 1899 Hoffenheim reached a five-year agreement in June 2015. On December 18 of his first year in Germa, he only ever played once.

He participated in four games and two goals for the Brazil under-17 national team in 2012.

On September 22, he opened a 1-1 home match against Borussia Dortmund with his most well-known Bundesliga goal.

When Eddie Howe took over as Newcastle United’s head coach for the 2021–22 campaign, Joelinton was converted from a forward to a box-to-box center midfielder.

He has received praise from his supporters and pundits for his efforts and performances in this new role.

Even though he Even thought his religious affiliation a secret, it is clear from his goal celebration move that he is a devoted Christian.

He always raises his fingers in the air to praise God after each goal he scores on the field.

But Joelinton’s devotion to God extends beyond the playing field; he thanks God at every opportunity, including on social media.

Joelinton’s Net Worth

The striker signed a contract with Newcastle United in July 2019 that pays him a staggering 4.5 million euros (4.1 million pounds) salary annually. According to our calculations, he makes €22,308 (£20,163) per day and €930 (£840) per hour.

Transfer Value and Records

  • Current market value: €38.00m
  • Highest market value: €38.00m

Joelinton Awards

Sport Recife

  • Campeonato Pernambucano: 2014
  • Copa do Nordeste: 2014

Newcastle United

  • EFL Cup runner-up: 2022–23

Individual

  • Newcastle United Player of the Year: 2021–22

Joelinton’s Girlfriend, Dating

Joelinton has been dating the gorgeous Thays Gondim for some time. The teenage years were when Joelinton and Thays first began dating.

Joelinton has been accompanied to every team he has played for by Thays Gondim, a person who puts her loved ones first. They are the parents of a son and a girl.

The couple’s son was born in January 2017, but they haven’t given his name.

Similarly, the couple had a daughter in October 2020.

The two children’s parents are having another baby. In a lavish gender reveal held at St. James’ Park in February 2023, Joelinton and his partner Thays Gondim learned they were expecting a boy.

Premier League Stats for Joelinton Cassio Apolinário de Lira

GeneralTotalPer 90 MinutesPercentile
Matches Played32N/A
 
84
Minutes266483 min’ per appearance
 
87
Annual Salary€4,160,000N/A
 
93
Matches Started30N/A
 
87
Matches Subbed In2N/A 
Matches Subbed Out2N/A 

Goals and xG (Expected Goals)

Goals, xG, ShotsTotalPer 90 MinutesPercentile
Goals Scored60.2
 
78
Goal Involvement70.24
 
68
Goals at Home20.14
 
68
Goals at Away40.27
 
86
Expected Goals (xG)5.160.17
 
78
Non-Penalty xG (px)5.160.17
 
81
Penalties Scored0  
Hat-tricks0  
3 or More Goals0  
2 or More Goals1  
Minutes Per Goal444 min’ / goal 

Shots Taken

Shots DataTotalPer 90 MinutesPercentile
Shots Taken381.28
 
74
Shots On Target
20/ 38
0.68
 
78
Shots Off Target
18/ 38
0.61
 
70
Hit The Woodwork4 times0.14
 
95
Shot Conversion Rate15.79% 
 
70
Shot Accuracy52.63% 
 
76
Shots Per Goal Scored6.33 

Assists, Passing, & Chance Creation Stats

Assists & PassingTotalPer 90 MinutesPercentile
Assists10.03
 
45
Expected Assists (xA)4.140.14
 
59
Passes120940.84
 
63
Successful Passes
999/ 1209
33.75
 
67
Pass Completion Rate82.63% 
 
75
Key Passes270.91
 
59
Crosses160.54
 
40
Successful Crosses
4/ 16
0.14
 
46
Cross Completion Rate25.00% 
 
66
Minutes Per Assist2664 min’ / assist 

Dribbling & Offside Stats

Dribbles & OffsidesTotalPer 90 MinutesPercentile
Dribbles973.28
 
91
Successful Dribbles511.72
 
93
Dribble Success Rate52.58% 
 
59
Dispossessed461.55
 
16
Offsides10.03
 
41

Yellow Cards, Red Cards, and Foul Stats

Cards & FoulsTotalPer 90Percentile
Yellow Cards12  
Red Cards0  
Total Cards120.41
 
89
Minutes Per Booking222 min’ / card 
 
22
Cards Over 0.51238%
 
98
Fouls Committed652.20
 
94
Fouled Against341.15
 
60

Defending Stats

DefendingTotalPer 90 or %Percentile
Goals Conceded250.84
 
84
Minutes Per Goal Conceded107 min’ 
 
84
Clean Sheets1341%
 
88
Tackles682.30
 
84
Interceptions471.59
 
88
Ground Duels46815.81
 
95
Ground Duels Won2167.30
 
94
Aerial Duels Won632.13
 
79
Dribbled Past381.28
 
10
Clearances381.28
 
57
Shots Blocked70.24
 
59
Penalties Given Away10.03
 
21

FAQ

What is the net worth of Joelinton?

His net worth is 4.5 million euros.

What is the height of Joelinton?

His height is 6 feet 1 inches.

What is their age of Joelinton?

His age is 27 years as of 2023.

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