A Brazilian professional footballer who plays as a midfielder for Atletico Mineiro is named for Elias Mendes Trindade. He is one of the successful Association Football Player. He has played for many teams such as Nautico, Sao Bento, Atletico Madrid, Flamengo and more. Overall, he is a very talented footballer.
- Being a famous footballer.
- Being an Association football player.
Where was Elias Mendes Trindade born?
Elias Mendes Trindade was born on 16th May 1985 in Sao Paulo, Brazil. His nationality is Brazilian and his ethnicity is Mixed. As of 2019, he celebrated his 34th birthday. At present, there is no information regarding his parents, siblings and more but it will be added soon once we get information about it. His religion is Christian.
How was Elias Mendes Trindade’s Career?
- Elias began his career with Palmeiras, along with future international players Ilsinho and Geromel for which he played for eight years.
- Later, he left the club and he went to Nautico but he received no wages, little playing time and soon returned to Sao Paulo.
- He was signed by Ponte Preta, where he was got time as the free-kick taker and his team reached the finals of the 2008 Campeonato Paulista, where he finished as runner-up.
- After that, he was transferred to Corinthians, where he was known for his ball control.
- He confirmed that he would leave Corinthians and join Spanish team Atletico Madrid in January 2011 on 5th December 2010.
- On 29th August 2011, he was transferred to Sporting Clube de Portugal after he fell out of Atletico Madrid.
- He signed a five-year contract and was sold for €8.85 million being the highest-paid transfer in SCP history.
- On 15th September 2011 Sporting sold 50% economic rights of Elias for €3.85 million to Quality Sports Investments.
- He scored a goal against F.C. Pacos de Ferreira, on a win (2-3) of Sporting on 10th Sept. 2011.
- On 18th December 2011, he scored again in the draw (1-1) against Academica.
- In that same game, Elias received a red card by the referee for an accumulation of yellow cards and was sent off at the minute 89.
- On 9th January 2013, Elias, on loan, joined to Brazilian side Flamengo.
- On 28th July 2013, after scoring the goal that drew the local derby against Botafogo at 1-1 in the 94th minute, he received a yellow card because he celebrated with Flamengo fans and complained about this. According to the midfielder: “Football is boring. It’s staying a complicated thing. We cannot celebrate a goal with people. I think it’s wrong. The fans pay tickets and deserve to participate in the party.”
- On 7th April 2014, he returned to Brazilian football, for Corinthians, the club where he played between 2008 and 2010.
- On 10th April 2014, he was presented by his new club and said the following words: “To be happy you must give up some things. I gave up of somethings to come back to my home, to stay closer to my family, to play for the club I’ve always loved. Each choice must be happening with renunciations. I’ve chosen to be happy.”
- On 31st August 2016, Primeira Liga side Sporting CP announced that they have reached an agreement with Corinthians for the transfer of Elias.
- He signed a two-year contract, with a buyout clause of €60 million.
- On 27th January 2017, Atletico Mineiro announced the signing of Elias.
- Talking about his international career, he received his first call by coach Mano Menezes on 23rd September 2010.
Who is Elias Mendes Trindade Dating?
Talking about the marital status of Elias, he is not married yet and he is still to get married yet. He is assumed to be single as of now as there is no information regarding his affairs with any lady neither there is any information about his engagement with anyone. His sexual orientation is straight and he is not gay. As of today, he is living a single life happily without any disturbances. There is no information regarding his kids.
What is the Net Worth of Elias Mendes Trindade?
The net worth of this famous footballer will be surely in millions. As of 2020, his exact net worth is estimated to have $43 Million. His salary is still to get unfold yet but there is no doubt in the mind of his followers that he is earning a considerable amount of salary from his present work. His major source of earning is from his football career and he is satisfied with his earnings.
How tall is Elias Mendes Trindade?
Elias is a very handsome person with an athletic body build. He has a tall height of 1.73 m with a balanced body weight of 75 Kg. His other body measurements such as biceps size, feet size and more will be added soon once we get information about it. Overall, he has got a healthy body and he maintains his body a lot. In addition to this, he has got a charming personality attracting a lot of people towards him.
Did You Know?
- He is one of the successful Association Football Player.
- He has played for many teams such as Nautico, Sao Bento, Atletico Madrid, Flamengo and more.
- He began his career with Palmeiras.
- He received his first call by coach Mano Menezes on 23rd September 2010.