Philippe Coutinho Correia commonly known as Phillippe Coutinho is Brazilian professional footballer who plays for Barcelona in club football. Coutinho can play as an attacking midfielder as well as a winger. Coutinho is very popular among the football fans. He is known for his ball controlling skills, long range shooting and ball curving techniques.
Coutinho played for many clubs throughout the years. In all these clubs he showed consistency in his gameplay and helped the teams to win many crucial matches from time to time. Coutinho started playing football at a very early age.
He joined the team called Vasco Da Gama at the age of seven only and played with them for many years. Later he joined Inter Milan, a club from Italy. He showed great consistency in his performance there and later he was approached by Liverpool to play with them. Coutinho joined Liverpool in 2013 and became a superstar. In 2018 Barcelona bought him for 130 million Euros. Then he became one the most expensive players in the world.
With all these great performances Coutinho also gained a lot of wealth too. In 2021, it is estimated that Coutinho’s net worth is approximately USD 60 million.
Coutinho started his senior career back in 2008 with the team called Inter Milan. He played with this team for five consecutive seasons. For the first two seasons this player got USD 1 million for each season.
Later he extended his contract with the team and got a raise in his paycheck. In the later three years Coutinho got USD 1.5 million for each season.
In 2013 Coutinho joined Liverpool. There he stayed for another five years. Liverpool paid him around USD 4 million for the first season. Later Liverpool started to pay him USD 6 million for each season.
Coutinho joined Barcelona back in 2018 and he has been playing for this club ever since. Barcelona pays him USD 22 million for each season and he gets bonuses too based on his performance. Coutinho also played one season with Bayern Munich on loan. There he received USD 20 million for that season as salary.