Joao Felix is a Portuguese professional footballer who plays as a Midfielder for the Spanish club Athletico Madrid and the national team of Portugal. He is a versatile player with good finishing, dribbling and creativity. He can also play as an attacker and winger.
|Full Name:||Joao Felix Sequeira|
|Date of Birth:||November 10, 1999|
|Birth Place:||Viseu, Portugal|
|Parents:||Carlos Felix (father), Carla Felix (Mother)|
|2007-2008||Os Pestinhas (Youth Career)|
|2008-2015||Porto (Youth Career)|
|2014-2015||Padrohense – loan (Youth Career)|
|2015-2018||Benfica (Youth Career)|
|National Team Career|
Joao Felix Sequeira was born on November 10, 1999, in Viseu, Portugal. His father’s name is Carlos Felix and his mother is Carla Felix. He has a younger brother named Hugo Felix, who is also a footballer with Benfica’s youth team.
Joao Felix began his football career at the youth level with Os Pestinhas, then to Porto youth team before arriving at Benfica youth team.
He started to play for Benfica youth team before being promoted to their first team in 2018. He won the league title with Benfica in his first and only season, where he won the Golden Boy award and the Primeira Liga’s Best Young Player of the Year.
He signed for the Spanish club, Athletico Madrid in 2019 for a club-record transfer fee of €126 million. He helped the club win the 2020-21 La Liga title.
Felix represented Portugal at the under-18, under-19, and under-21 levels, before being called up to the senior team on March 15, 2019, under the manager Fernando Santos.
He was selected for the 2019 UEFA Nations League Finals and made his debut in a 3-1 victory against Switzerland. He scored his first international goal in a 4-1 home win over Croatia, in the 2020-21 UEFA Nations League.
Joao Felix is in a relationship with Margarida Corceiro, a Portuguese actress.
Joao Felix has won the following awards:
- Athletico Player of the Year: 2021-22
- Primeira Liga Player of the Month: January 2019
- CNID Best Revelation Footballer of the Year: 2018-19
- Golden Globes: 2019 Best Newcomer
- Golden Boy: 2019
- La Liga Player of the Month: November 2020, March 2022.
He also won:
- UEFA Nations League: 2018-19 (Portugal)
- Primeira Liga: 2018-19 (Benfica)
- La Liga: 2020-21 (Athletico Madrid)
Joao Felix is active on social media. He is on Instagram, @joaofelix79, and Twitter, @joafelix70
Joao felix earns his career as a footballer. His net worth has not been estimated.
Frequently asked questions
Below are some frequently asked questions about Joao Felix:
Who is Joao Felix?
Joao Felix is a Portuguese professional footballer who plays as a Midfielder for the Spanish club Athletico Madrid and the national team of Portugal.
How old is Joao Felix?
He was born on November 10, 1999.
Where is Joao Felix from?
He is from Viseu, Portugal.
What is Joao Felix Height?
He stands at a height of 1.81 m.
Is Joao Felix married?
He is in a relationship with a Portuguese actress, Margarida Corceiro
What is Joao Felix’s Net Worth?
Joao Felix’s net worth has not been estimated.