Diogo Jota Net Worth

Diogo Jota is a Portuguese professional footballer. He plays as a winger or forward for Liverpool in the Premier League and the Portugal national team. The 26-year-old’s net worth is $18 million. Here you can follow Diogo Jota’s net worth, salary, earnings, contract, career, stats, girlfriend, and more.

About Diogo Jota

Diogo Jota was born on 4 December 1996, in Porto Portugal. He played youth football at Gondomar and Paços de Ferreira youth systems.

Club Career

The forward made his senior professional debut for the Portuguese Primeira Liga side Paços de Ferreira in October 2014. In the 2015-16 season, he played 31 league games and scored 12 for the Primeira Liga outfit.

At the beginning of the 2016-17 season, Atletico Madrid brought the young forward and immediately loaned him off to Porto. Jota played the 2016-17 season for Porto.

In the 2017-18 season, he played for the Wolves on loan and helped the side to win the EFL Championship and to get promotion to the Premier League. He made 44 appearances and scored 17 goals.

In 2018, Wolves signed the player from Atletico Madrid on a permanent deal. Over the next two seasons, the Jota scored 16 league goals.

In September 2020, Liverpool signed Diogo Jota for a reported £41 million transfer fee, potentially £45 million with add-ons. In the 2021-22 season, Jota won the FA Cup and the EFL Carabao Cup with Liverpool. He scored 15 league goals in appearances that season. He has been a key forward for Liverpool.

International Career

Diogo Jota made his senior international debut for Portugal in 2019. He played in the 2020 Euro for Portugal. Jota was ruled out of the 2022 World Cup squad due to an injury.

Diogo Jota’s Net Worth, Salary, and Career Earnings

Liverpool forward Diogo Jota’s net worth is $18 million.

Jota earns a £7.28 million gross salary per season playing for Liverpool. His weekly salary is £140,000.

The 26-year-old forward’s prime source of earnings is his football contract. His estimated career earnings are $22.45 million, only from football salaries from 2015-2022.


As of writing, Diogo Jota has 5 years left on his contract with Liverpool, which will expire at the end of the 2026-27 season. His 5-year contract is worth £36.40 million.

Diogo Jota’s Salary Per Season

Season Team Salary (Gross)
2026-27 Liverpool  £7.28 million 
2025-26 Liverpool  £7.28 million 
2024-25 Liverpool  £7.28 million 
2023-24 Liverpool  £7.28 million 
2022-23 Liverpool  £7.28 million 
2021-22 Liverpool  £4.68 million 
2020-21 Liverpool  £4.68 million 


Diogo Jota is an Adidas-endorsed player. He will wear the Adidas X Speed Portal.1 soccer cleats in the 2022-23 season.

Personal Info

Full Name Diogo José Teixeira da Silva
Current Club Liverpool 
Position Winger, Forward 
Shirt No. 20
Date of Birth 4 December 1996
Age  26
Height  178 cm (5 ft 10 in)
Birthplace Porto, Portugal 
Nationality  Portuguese 
Net Worth $18 million
Weekly Salary £140,000
Outfitter Adidas
Relationship Status Married
Spouse Rute Cardoso
Instagram @diogoj_18


Liverpool forward Diogo Jota’s gorgeous wife is Rute Cardoso. They were high school sweethearts. They are blessed with two children.

Diogo Jota wife Rute Cardoso
Source: Instagram


Born on 4 December 1996, he is 26 years old.


He is 178 cm (5 ft 10 in) tall.


Premier League: Liverpool

[correct as of May 15, 2023]

Season Match Goals Assists
2022-23 20 5 4
2021-22 35 15 4
2020-21 19 9 0

International: Portugal

[as of March 26, 2023]

Year Match Goals
2019-Present 30 10


What is Diogo Jota’s Net Worth?

His net worth is $18 million.

How much is his salary per season?

£7.28 million.

What is his jersey number?

He wears No. 20 for Liverpool.

Who is his wife?

Rute Cardoso.

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