Daniel Alves is a Brazilian professional footballer who currently plays for Sao Paulo. He was born in Juazeiro to Domingos Alves da Silva.
His father was a farmer who had a passion for football. He began his career as a winger, but due to his inability to score goals, Domingos Alves moved him to right-back.
Dani Alves made his professional debut with Esporte Clube Bahia in a 2001 Campeonato Brasileiro Série A match against Paraná Clube, where he assisted twice and won a penalty for the third goal.
He joined Sevilla in 2002 and remained in the first squad from 2002 until 2008, before being signed by Barcelona in 2008. Dani Alves was a Camp Nou player for eight good years.
Why did Dani Alves rejoin FC Barcelona?
The new Barcelona manager promised Alves that he wanted him to be a part of an ambitious project where his considerable knowledge would be put to good use alongside a bunch of brilliant youngsters. This heartfelt statement was enough for the trophy earning star to come to the Camp Nou.
What is Dani Alves’ contract length FC Barcelona?
Alves is Barcelona’s lowest-paid player at the moment. His 1-year deal includes a one-year extension to May 2023.
How much salary will Dani Alves earn at FC Barcelona?
Per La Vanguardia, Alves will earn 155,000 euros annually which is far less than his real value.
What has Dani Alves said about his salary at FC Barcelona?
Alves took the offer because of his intense desire to play for his former club see past glories.