Last updated on August 6th, 2023 at 06:33 am
Facts About Mario Rui
|32 Years Old
|Mário Rui Silva Duarte
|Place Of Birth
|Defence - Left-Back
|5 Feet 6 Inch
Mario Rui is a professional football player who plays as a defender for Portugal's national team and the Italia club Napoli. He wears the shirt number 6 and plays as a left-back.
Early Life of Mario Rui
The full name of Mario is Mario Rui Silva Duarte. He was born on 27 May 1991 in Sines, Portugal. He holds Portuguese nationality. He started playing football for the local club Vasco da Gama Atletico Clube in 2001. He has also played for the youth system of Sporting CP, Valencia, and Benfica.
Club Career of Mario Rui
- In 2010, Mario Rui played briefly for Portuguese club, Fatima. In 2011, Mario Rui joined the Italian club Parma. He was then loaned to AS Gubbio 1910 and Spezia Calcio respectively.
- In 2012, Italian club Parma signed Mario Rui on a five-year deal for 95,000 euros. In 2013, Mario Rui was signed by another Italian club Empoli FC for 550,000 Euro.
- In 2016, Seria A club AS Roma loaned Mario Rui from Empoli for a fee of 3 million euros and made his loan permanent in January 2017 for an additional 6 million euros.
- In July 2017, another Italian club Napoli signed Mario Rui on a loan for an initial fee of 3.75 million Euro. Napoli made his move permanent with an additional 5.5 million Euro in 2018.
International Career of Mario Rui
- Mario Rui has represented Portugal at different age levels. He has represented Portugal U16, U17, U19, U20, and U21. He has only an international goal scored for Portugal U20 team against New Zealand.
- Mario Rui made his international debut for the senior team against Switzerland in 2018. He was also included in the final 23-man squad of Portugal's national team for the 2018 FIFA World Cup.
- Since 2018 he has been part of the squad of Portugal, the team with which he won the 2018-2019 UEFA Nations League.
- He was one of 55 players pre-selected for the 2022 World Cup in Qatar but didn't make the final cut.
Body features of Mario Rui
Mario Rui stands five feet six inches tall and weighs 67kg. Silva Duarte has a BMI of 23.2 and has an athletic body build.
Personal Life of Mario Rui
Mario Rui is married to the personal trainer and fitness influencer Renata Goncalves. The two have 3 children.
Net Worth of Mario Rui
As of 2023, the net worth of left-back Mario Rui is estimated at $5 million. Currently, he plays for Italian club Napoli. He has an annual salary of 1.8 million euros and a market value of around 12 million euros.