Philippe Coutinho Height, Weight, Age, Wife, Children, Biography, Family, Affairs & More

Philippe Coutinho

Full NamePhilippe Coutinho Correia
Nickname(s)The Magician, The Kid, Little Magician
ProfessionProfessional Footballer
Physical Stats & More
Height (approx.)in centimeters- 171 cm
in meters- 1.71 m
in feet inches- 5’ 7”
Weight (approx.)in kilograms- 70 kg
in pounds- 150 lbs
Body Measurements (approx.)- Chest: 36 inches
- Waist: 30 inches
- Biceps: 13.5 inches
Eye ColorDark Brown
Hair ColorBlack
DebutInternational- On 7 October 2010 for Brazil against Iran
Club- In 2009 for Vasco da Gama.
Jersey Number#11 (Brazil)
#14 (Barcelona)
Coach/MentorTite, Ernesto Valverde
PositionAttacking Midfielder/ Winger
Personal Life
Date of BirthJune 12, 1992
Age (as in 2018)26 Years
BirthplaceRio de Janeiro, Brazil
Zodiac sign/Sun signGemini
Signature Philippe Coutinho's signature
HometownRocha, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
SchoolNot Known
College/UniversityDid Not Attend
Educational QualificationNot Known
HobbiesListening to Music, Playing Video Games
Tattoo(s)Philippe Coutinho's arm tattoo Philippe Coutinho's chest tattoo
Girls, Affairs & More
Marital StatusMarried
Marriage DateDecember 13, 2012
Wife/SpouseAine Coutinho
Philippe Coutinho with his wife
ChildrenSon- Philippe Coutinho Junior
Philippe Coutinho's son
Daughter- Maria Coutinho
Philippe Coutinho with his daughter
ParentsFather- Ze Carlos Coutinho (Architect)
Philippe Coutinho with his father
Mother- Dona Esmeralda Coutinho
Philippe Coutinho with his mother
SiblingsBrothers- Cristian Coutinho (Lawyer)
Philippe Coutinho's brother Cristian Coutinho
Leandro Coutinho (Lawyer)
Philippe Coutinho's brother Leandro Coutinho
Sister- None
Favorite Things
Favorite FootballerRonaldinho
Favorite FoodRice and typical Brazilian beans
Favorite MusicBrazilian Pagode and Samba, Spanish Reggaetonin
Favorite AnimalDog
Style Quotient
Cars CollectionPorsche, Audi Q7, Range Rover
Money Factor
Salary (approx.)$16.5 Million (₹104 Crore)
Net Worth (approx.)$60 Million (₹408 Crore)

 Philippe Coutinho

Some Lesser Known Facts About Philippe Coutinho

  • Does Philippe Coutinho smoke?: No
  • Does Philippe Coutinho drink alcohol?: Yes Philippe Coutinho drinking alcohol
  • He was the third son in the family and grew up with his two elder brothers who were his footballing inspirations growing up. Philippe Coutinho in his childhood
  • Philippe grew up in Rocha, Rio de Janerio. His home was minutes away from the iconic “Maracana Stadium.”
  • In his childhood, he was too shy to join the other children playing football. He used to watch his elder brothers playing football on a concrete pitch near his house.
  • At the age of six, Philippe started playing football. It was not long when people started noticing his skills and talent. In an interview, he revealed that it was his friend’s grandmother who urged his father to enrol him in the local football academy.
  • He started taking part in the local tournaments. He then fell in love with Futsal (A variant of a game of football. It is played on small pitches with lesser number of players). This improved his game a lot.

  • Coutinho’s talent was spotted by the scouts. Vasco da Gama’s coaches approached his father and encouraged him to take Philippe to the club’s trials. When he joined the academy, he was very upset and didn’t want to play. He felt very out of place; as he was too shy to interact with his teammates. After a short while and much motivation, he started to get comfortable and lose his shyness. Philippe Coutinho as a kid in Vasco Da Gama
  • At the age of 13, he first thought of pursuing football professionally. He was then included in Brazil’s U-14 squad. Philippe Coutinho playing for Brazil in his teenage with Neymar
  • At the age of 16, Italian giants Inter Milan bought Coutinho from Vasco for $7.7 Million. He was loaned to Vasco for two years and was to join Inter Milan when he would turn 18. Philippe Coutinho playing for Vasco Da Gama
  • On August 27, 2010, Philippe played his first game for Inter Milan. On May 8, 2011, he scored his first goal for the club from a free kick against Fiorentina.
  • On January 30, 2012, he was loaned to the Spanish Club Espanyol. Philippe Coutinho playing for Espanyol
  • In the summer of 2012, he married his longtime girlfriend Aine.
  • On January 30, 2013, Coutinho joined Liverpool. He made his debut with the club against West Bromwich Albion on February 11, the same year. Philippe Coutinho joining Liverpool
  • He scored his first International goal for Brazil against Mexico on June 7, 2015.
  • Philippe was voted as the “Man of the Match” for three matches in a row during the 2016–2017 season.

  • On January 6, 2018, he joined the La Liga club Barcelona. He made his debut for the club on January 25, 2018, against Espanyol in the “Copa del Rey” quarter-finals. Philippe Coutinho joining Barcelona
  • Coutinho was the best man at the wedding of his Brazilian teammate Roberto Firmino.
  • He was included in Brazil’s squad for the 2018 FIFA World Cup. He also scored the first two goals for the team in the tournament.