Who is Roberto Carlos?

Poverty is one of the biggest challenges in developing countries. Such people don’t have any security of even getting a one-time food. It creates a huge impact on the situation of a family. The newly born babies from such parents are less immune and usually suffer from malnutrition. The life of such people in developing countries is pathetic.  According to the recent estimation of the World Bank, about 88 to 115 million people seem to fall under the line of extreme poverty. 

Quick Info
Full NameRoberto Carlos Day Silva Rocha
Date of BirthApril 10, 1973
Birth PlaceSao Paola
ProfessionFootball player
Spouse(s)Mariana Luccon
Net worthmore than $5 million

Likewise, such people have to take a long leap to change their lifestyle. Many people can change their lifestyle with the help of education. Some can even change their status with the help of their passion and determination. Their skills can create the magic of vanishing poverty from their life. There are also examples of people who changed not only their life but also if their communities after success.

Similarly, Roberto Carlos is one of the big names in the football fraternity who fought the barrier of poverty. He grew up in an economically weak family. This resulted in working as a worker in a textile factory. Despite the challenges, his skills and love for football gave him strong hope. Roberto is a former footballer from Brazil. He is one of the best players to shine in the “left-back” position. Roberto was part of several amazing clubs and the national team of Brazil. He is popular for his free-kicks, defending skills, and speed. Robert helped the club “Real Madrid” for eleven seasons to win a lot of tournaments. 

Roberto Carlos


The full name of Roberto is Roberto Carlos Day Silva Rocha. His current age is 47 years. He has an average height of 5 feet 6 inches along with a complimentary weight of 73 kgs. His nationality is Brazilian. Roberto’s ethnicity seems to be black.

Early Life

The birthplace of Roberto is Sao Paola. He came into the world on  April 10, 1973. His father’s name is Oscar da Silva. His mother’s name is Vera Lucia day Silva. Both of his parents used to work in the coffee plantation. 

Roberto Carlos started contributing to the income of the family by working in a factory at the age of twelve. He was like every other Brazilian kid when it came to football. Robert used to play football in his spare time but had a great love for it. However, his club career in football began after he joined the youth team of a local club “Uniao Sao Joao.” 

Instagram and Twitter

Roberto Carlos is active on social media platforms. He goes with the name of “oficialrc3” on Instagram with 5.5M followers and “Roberto Carlos” on Twitter with 2.4M followers. Roberto does not have an official Facebook page.

Children and Relationship

Roberto Carlos tired knots with Mariana Luccon in 2009. Roberto had been in multiple relationships. He is the father of eleven children and was in a relationship with seven women. Many personal details of Roberto is still not clear.


There are not many details about the educational background of Roberto. 

Soccer Carrer and Free kick 

Roberto started his club career from “Uniao Sao Joao.” He was nineteen years old when he had to join the club “Atletico Minero” on loan in 1992. Robert played a few games for the club. Then he joined the club “Palmeiras” in 1993. After that in 1994, Rivaldo joined the same club. He succeeded to help the club win two league titles. Robert was part of the club for two seasons. His time in the club succeeded to show his attacking “Left-back” skills. This attracted a lot of European clubs. He succeeded to enter the national team of Brazil in the same year he joined the club. 

Roberto Carlos

Likewise, Roberto Carlos joined one of the famous clubs from Italy “Inter Milan” in 1995. The same year he shifted to Europe. He succeeded to make history in his first match for the game. Roberto succeeded to go for a “Thunderous Free Kick” in the game. Although, the club got the seventh ranking in the season. 

Then, Roberto Carlos joined the club “Real Madrid” for the”left-back” position in 1996. The club became a great place to grow his potentials. He represented the club for eleven years. Roberto is also the “Best Left Full Back” player in the world. He appeared in 584 matches for the club and scored 71 goals. Roberto succeeded to guide the team to a lot of victories. The club won the “UEFA Champions League” three times and four “League Titles.”

Moreover, Roberto Carlos succeeded to represent his country in the “FIFA World Cup” in 1998. The team succeeded to become a runner up in the tournament. He was also part of the team that won the “FIFA World Cup” in 2002. Roberto even succeeded to score a goal in the tournament. He returned from the national team of Brazil after the team lost the match against France. It was in the quarterfinals of the “FIFA World Cup” in 2006. He appeared in 125 games for the national team and succeeded to score a total of 11 goals. Roberto left the club “Real Madrid” in 2007. 

Roberto Carlos joined the club “Fenerbahce” in 2007. The club succeeded to win a trophy during his two seasons career and he left the club. Roberto joined the club “Corinthians” in Brazil in 2010. He even scored some significant goals for the club. However, he decided to quit the club after receiving threats of violence. Roberto Carlos joined the club “Anzhi Makhachkala” in 2011. He decided to retire from football in 2012. Roberto handles the position of manager of the club “Anzhi Makhanachkala” temporarily in 2013. But he left the club in 2014. He also managed the club “Akhishar Belediyespor” in the same year and then “Delhi Dynamos” in 2015.

Roberto Carlos

Net worth

There are no exact figures for the net worth of Roberto Carlos available. But according to the achievements and honors of Roberto, he seems to have a net worth of more than $5 million.