Nemanja Matic is a Serbian professional soccer player who currently plays for a national team of Serbia and also represents an English club, Manchester United. He is also a good friend of Aleksandar Mitrovic and David de Gea. This footballer has also played for prominent clubs that include Chelsea FC and Benfica.
Nemanja Matic is a promising defensive midfielder. He is now appointed to a Jersey number 31 in the field and considered as one of the most secure and active players from Serbia.
Nemanja Matic Height, Weight, Nationality, and Ethnicity
Matic is handsome and has a perfect persona. He has an amazing height which is 6 Feet 4 Inches tall and his body weight is 83 kg in scale. Speaking about his nationality, Matic is Serbian and his ethnicity is white.
Nemanja Matic Early Life, Wife, and Personal Life
Serbian nationality Nemanja Matic was born on 1st August 1988 and his birthplace is Sabac, Serbia. He was born to and raised by Serbian parents named Dragan Matic and Biljana Matic. Nemanja also has one younger brother named Uros Matic, who is a football player from FC Copenhagen too.
Moving on to his personal life, Nemanja Matic is a happily married man. He married his beautiful girlfriend named Aleksandra Pavic in 2010. The couple is blessed with two children; a son and a daughter.
Currently, Matic lives a luxurious life and often visits most expensive destination along with his family.
Nemanja Matic Club Career and Achievements
This midfielder is one of the renowned names in the football world and has earned name and fame due to his remarkable performance in the football world.
Matic Early Career
Matic was fond of playing football since his tender age and began his football career joining the youth academy of Serbian club, Vrelo in 1993.
After his long journey in several youth academies of Serbia, he got a promotion to join the senior team of Kolubara in 2005. In 2007, he moved to a Slovakian football cub, Kosica. Matic was the member of the team that won Slovak Cup in 2008/09. For the club, he played 70 games.
Nemanja Matic career in the club Chelsea FC
In 2009, Matic moved to an English Premier League club, Chelsea FC with the reported fee of £1.5 million. He launched his Chelsea career against Wolves on November 21, 2009. After that, he was sent on loan to Vitesse in 2010.
Finally, this talented player then exchanged his contract with Brazilian defender, Ded avid Luiz and became the member of a Portuguese club, SL Benfica. Along with team SL Benfica, he won Primeira Liga 2013/14.
Matic further resigned his former club Chelsea and agreed to a five-and-half-year deal in 2014. He debuted for Chelsea on 19 January 2014 in the match against Manchester United. He helped his team to win Premier League in 2014/15 and 2016/17.
Nemanja Matic career in the club Manchester United
In 2017, Matic transferred to Manchester United agreeing to a five-year- deal with the club. His first goal came on 5 March 2018 in the match against Crystal Palace. So far, he still plays for the club.
Nemanja Matic International Career
Nemanja Matic is one of the successful players to represent Serbia in U-21 Serbian team and UEFA Euro U-21 Championship tournaments. His first international goal for Serbia came on March 29, 2016. For his national team, he has earned 36 caps and scored 2 goals till this date.
Nemanja Matic Net Worth, Salary, and Cars
Matic is one of the highest paid footballers from his country and current club Manchester United. His total net worth estimation is around $20 million, including his properties and earnings. Summing up, he makes an annual salary of £6 million with the weekly wages of £120,000 from his present club.
Nemanja Matic is extremely passionate about cars and has many luxurious/ sports cars in his garage. As a matter of fact, his car collection includes Chevrolet, Red Mini Cooper, Mercedes, and Bentley.