One of the most well-known players is Kepler Laveran de Lima FerreiraFamously, who is known as Pepe. He is a Portuguese professional soccer player who plays as a central back for Turkish football club Besiktas. He joined Real Madrid in 2007 after spending three years with Porto. In 2007, he was made a member Portugal’s national soccer team.
Pepe’s Personal Life
Pepe’s full name is Kepler Laveran de Lima Ferreira. He was born 26 February 1983 in Maceio Brazil. His horoscope says pieces. His father’s name is Anael Feitosa Ferreira, and his mother is Rosilene De Lima Ferreira. He is a dual citizen of Portuguese and Brazilian.
Pepe’s Body Feature
Pepe’s height is 1.88m and his weight is 81kg. His eyes are dark brown, and his hair is dark. He is a healthy and balanced person. He is a charming person.
Pepe began playing football for the local club. After that, he joined Maritimo. He was promoted in 2002-2003. He qualified in the UEFA Cup. He scored one goal in 30 matches.
At 2004, Pepe signed Porto. He was initially used only as a backup. He proved to be the best defender afterwards and won back-to back league matches.
Pepe signed Real Madrid contract on 10th July 2007. He signed 5 years’ contract. He played many matches on the five years’ contract. On July 12, 2011, he extended his contract to the end of the 2015-2016 season. He was also a part of the 2015-2016 UEFA Champions League.
Pepe was transferred to Besiktas in July 2017. Pepe scored his first goal for team on 13 august. He participated in many matches and helped to win many.
Pepe’s International Career
Pepe represented Brazil’s youth category. Pepe was part of the 2010 FIFA World Cup. He also participated in EURO 2012, 2014 FIFA World Cup. He represented Brazil at the international level and was a major contributor to the matches.
Pepe’s Net Worth
Pepe’s net worth is $5 million. He is a great defender.
Pepe’s Personal Life
Pepe is married. Ana Sofia Moreira is his wife. They have two children, Angelie and Emilie. They have a great understanding and love for one another.
Did You know?
- Pepe was instrumental in Real Madrid winning La Liga Championships in 2008 & 2012.
- He started his youth career in Corinthians-Al when he was 12.
- After three years at Porto, he joined Real Madrid in 2007, and was a member the Portugal’s national soccer team in 2007.
- He has also won three Primeira Liga titles and two Taça de Portugal titles with Porto.
- Pepe is well-known for his hard-working style and work-rate. His height makes him a dangerous aerial threat when setting up set-pieces.