Philippe Coutinho Correia
Coutinho, Little Magician, The Kid
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Coutinho’s educational background is not known.
Professional Soccer Player
- Father – José Carlos Coutinho (Architect)
- Mother – Dona Esmeralda Coutinho
- Siblings – Cristian Coutinho (Older Brother), Leonardo Coutinho (Older Brother)
Coutinho is signed with Mondial Sport.
Attacking Midfielder / Winger
5 ft 7½ in or 171 cm
73 kg or 161 lbs
Girlfriend / Spouse
Since 2012, Philippe Coutinho is married to Aine Coutinho. Together, they have a daughter Maria Coutinho.
Philippe has another child Philippe Coutinho Jr. from his previous relationship.
Race / Ethnicity
- Tattoo stretching from his left arm’s wrist all the way to his shoulder. The tattoo is dedicated to his family including his parents, two brothers and his partner Aine.
- Small build
Philippe Coutinho’s body specifications may be –
- Chest – 36 in or 91.5 cm
- Arms / Biceps – 13.5 in or 34 cm
- Waist – 30 in or 76 cm
Coutinho has appeared in TV adverts for Nivea Men, Nike, Gatorade, and Liverpool FC.
Best Known For
His playmaking skills, dribbling and the ability to create scoring chances for his teammates.
First Soccer Match
On August 27, 2010, Philippe debuted for Inter in a match against Atletico Madrid in the 2010 UEFA Super Cup.
He first performed for Espanyol on February 4, 2012 in a 3-3 draw with Athletic Bilbao.
On February 11, 2013, Coutinho had his debut for Liverpool in a 2-0 loss to WBA (West Bromwich Albion).
Philippe earned his first national team cap on October 7, 2010 playing for Brazil against Iran.
- Speed and Quickness
- Long shots
- Aerial duels
He has not acted in a theatrical film yet.
First TV Show
Other than soccer matches itself, Coutinho has not been seen in any other TV show.
Coutinho’s personal trainer is not known.
Philippe Coutinho Favorite Things
Philippe Coutinho Facts
- He grew up in Rio de Janeiro’s district Rocha.
- Philippe first started playing futsal on a local soccer pitch in the neighborhood.
- Growing up, Coutinho idolized the Brazilian soccer magician Ronaldinho.
- Philippe began showing his talents at a very young age while being a member of a local soccer academy in his hometown. His father was approached by youth trainers of the Brazilian club Vasco da Gama who offered him a trial for Coutinho. Philippe later joined the team where he stayed until 2008.
- In July 2008, Italian Serie A team Inter FC bought Philippe for the price of €4 million. At the time, Coutinho was only 17, so he needed to wait until he turned 18.
- On January 30, 2012, Philippe was sent on a loan to the Spanish side Espanyol. He returned to Inter on May 18, 2012.
- Coutinho moved to English Premier League team Liverpool on January 30, 2013. He penned a contract worth €9.7 million.
- He was a member of Brazil’s U-17 squad that won the 2009 South American Championship.
- Visit his official website @ www.philipecoutinho.com.
- Follow Coutinho on Twitter, Instagram, Facebook, YouTube, and Google+.