Ramires Bio

Who is Ramires

Ramires is a Brazilian professional football player who plays as the centre or right midfielder position for English club Chelsea and the also for the Brazil national team.

Early Life (Childhood)

He was born in in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. He worked as bricklayer’s assistant , inorder to add to his family income due to poor background.His parents were forced to leave Barra do Pirai to find work to support his family.

Interesting Facts

He has been given nick name ‘Kenyan’ by his fans for his speed, tirelessness and relentless performance during the game. When he was teenager he used to move cows off the fields in his neighborhood of Boa Sorte which means ‘Good Luck’ to him.

Personal Life

He is happily married to his longtime girlfriend Islana Fabricia Rosa do Nascimento. He has a son named Davi. There is no rumor of affair of him with anyone.


He achieved silver Ball for the best attacking midfielder in the Brazilian Championship becaming the top goalscorer of the Copa Libertadores. During his presence Chelesa has won Primeira Liga and FA Cup, UEFA Europa League and UEFA Champions League.


He was penalize with yellow card and temporarily banned for being absence from the Chelesa's semifinal match with Barcelona because he was unaware that he had been booked in the first half.