Thiago Silva

Thiago Silva is a Brazilian professional footballer. He plays as a center-back for Chelsea in the Premier League and the Brazil national team. He is regarded as one of the best defenders of his time.

Here you can follow Thiago Silva’s net worth, salary, earnings, contract, career, stats, wife, and more.

Thiago Silva’s Biography and Career

Thiago Emiliano da Silva was born 22 September 1984, in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. He played youth football for Fluminense, Barcelona-RJ, and RS Futebol.

Club Career

Thiago Silva made his senior professional debut for RS Futebol in 2002. From 2003-2009, he played for several clubs, including Juventude, Porto B, Dynamo Moscow, and Fluminense.

In 2009, Silva joined AC Milan for a reported fee of €8 million. He won the Serie A title with AC Milan in 2010-11. 

The Brazilian player signed with Paris Saint-Germain in 2012 for a €42 million transfer fee. He was a magnificent player for the club. He helped the club to win seven Ligue 1 titles, six Coupes de la Ligue, and five Coupes de France. 

Thiago was named in the UEFA Team of the Year in 2011, 2012, and 2013.

Silva moved to Chelsea on a free transfer. He led his team to win the UEFA Champions League in 2020-21. He played 27 league matches and was awarded the Chelsea Player of the Year in 2022-23.

International Career

Thiago Silva made his senior international debut for Brazil in 2008. He represented Brazil at the FIFA World Cup in 2014, 2018, and 2022.

He was part of the squads and helped the team to win Copa América in 2019.

Thiago Silva’s Net Worth, Salary, and Career Earnings

Thiago Silva’s net worth is $45 million. He earns a £5.72 million salary per season playing for Chelsea. His weekly salary is £110,000.

The Brazilian defender’s prime source of earnings is his football contract. His estimated career earnings are £107.704 million, only from football salaries from the 2009 to 2022-23 season.


As of writing, Thiago Silva has 1 year left on his contract with Chelsea, which will expire on 30 June 2024. His 1-year contract is worth £5.72 million.

Season Team Salary (Gross)
2023-24 Chelsea  £5.72million


Thiago Silva is a Puma-endorsed player. He will wear the Puma Future Ultimate soccer cleats in the 2023-24 season.

Personal Info

Full Name Thiago Emiliano da Silva
Current Club Chelsea 
Position Center-back
Shirt No. 6
Date of Birth 22 September 1984
Age  39
Height  183 cm (6 ft 0 in)
Birthplace Rio de Janeiro, Brazil  
Nationality  Brazilian 
Net Worth $45 million
Weekly Salary £110,000
Outfitter Puma
Relationship Status Married 
Spouse Isabelle da Silva
Instagram @thiagosilva


The Brazilian defender’s gorgeous wife is Isabelle da Silva. The couple tied the knot in 2005. They have two sons. 

Thiago Silva wife Isabelle da Silva
Source: Instagram


Born on 22 September 1984, he is 39 years old.


He is 183 cm (6 ft 0 in) tall.


[correct as of October 1, 2023]

Season Comp. Team Match Goal
2023-24 Premier League Chelsea  6 0
2022-23 Premier League Chelsea  27 0
2021-22 Premier League Chelsea  32 3
2020-21 Premier League Chelsea  23 2

International Career: Brazil

[correct as of December 9, 2022]

Year Match Goal
2008-Present 113 7


What is Thiago Silva’s Net Worth?

His net worth is $45 million.

How much is his salary per season?

£5.72 million.

What is his jersey number?

He wears No. 6 for Chelsea.

What is his wife’s name?

Isabelle da Silva.

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