Mario Rui is a professional football player who plays as a defender for Portugal national team and Italia club Napoli. He wears the shirt number 6 and plays as a left back. This season Silva Duarte has made 21 appearances in the Italian Serie A. He has also featured in the UEFA Europa League twice.
Gossips and Rumours
Mario Rui of Napoli scored an own goal equalizer in the 61st minute against PSG in the group stage fixture in the 2018-19 UEFA Champions League. Lorenzo Insigne gave the visitors 1-0 lead in the 29th minute against PSG. The matched ended 2-2 draw. Dries Mertens scored in the 77th minute to give Napoli a lead. Angel Di Maria of PSG scored an injury time goal in 93rd minute to save a point at home.
Early Life of Mario Rui
The full name of Mario is Mario Rui Silva Duarte. He was born on 27 May 1991 in Sines, Portugal. He holds Portuguese nationality. He started playing football from local club Vasco da Gama Atletico Clube in 2001. He has also played for youth system of Sporting CP, Valencia, and Benfica.
Career of Mario Rui
In 2010, Mario Rui played briefly for Portuguese club, Fatima. In 2011, Mario Rui joined Italian club Parma. He was then loaned to AS Gubbio 1910 and Spezia Calcio respectively.
In 2012, Italian club Parma signed Mario Rui on a five-year deal for 95,000 Euro. In 2013, Mario Rui was signed by another Italian club Empoli FC for 550,000 Euro.
In 2016, Seria A club AS Roma loaned Mario Rui from Empoli for a fee of 3 million Euro and made his loan permanent in January 2017 for an additional 6 million Euro. In July 2017, another Italian club Napoli signed Mario Rui on a loan for an initial fee of 3.75 million Euro. Napoli made his move permanent with an additional 5.5 million Euro in 2018.
International Career of Mario Rui
Mario Rui has represented Portugal at different age levels. He has represented Portugal U16, U17, U19, U20, and U21. He has only an international goal scored for Portugal U20 team against New Zealand.
Mario Rui made his international debut for the senior team against Switzerland in 2018. He was also included in the final 23-man squad of Portugal national team for the 2018 FIFA World Cup.
Body features of Mario Rui
Mario Rui stands five feet six inches tall and weighs 67kg. Silva Duarte has a BMI of 23.2 and has an athletic body build.
Personal Life of Mario Rui
Significance to his personal life, there is no any official information about his personal life. The left-back has managed to keep his personal life private. No rumors or controversies about him has come to light till date. Rumors about his relationships and affairs are yet to be discovered.
Net Worth of Mario Rui
As of 2018, the net worth of left-back Mario Rui is estimated at $5 million. Currently, he plays for Italian club Napoli. He has an annual salary of 1.8 million Euro and has a market value of around 12 million Euro. In 2016, AS Roma signed him on loan for 3.75 million Euro and option to make move permanent for an additional 5.5 million Euro.