João Miranda de Souza Filho is a professional football player who plays for the Brazil national football team as well as for the club Internazionale as a central defender.
Miranda was born on 7 September 1984 in Brazil. He was born to his parents João Miranda (father) and Maria Miranda de Souza (mother). Miranda started playing football professionally from the club Coritiba. After that, he signed a four-year deal with the French club Sochaux. He played in the 2005-066 season in Sochaux before returning to Brazil to join Sao Paulo eventually. Like this, Miranda kicked off his career in football.
After ending the contract he had with Sao Paulo, Miranda joined the Spanish club Atletico Madrid in July 2011. He made his debut with the club on 25 August 2011 in a game against Vitoria S.C. Miranda made his La Liga debut on 10 September in a game against Valencia CF. after displaying amazing plays with the club; he decided to stay in the club for a further period of time. So, he renewed his contract with Madrid. Miranda proved himself to be an asset to the club by scoring the deciding goal in the Copa Del Rey finals. Miranda was also nominated in 2014 as the best defender in La Liga. In June 2015, Miranda joined Internazionale on a two-year loan for a transfer fee of €4 million.
Speaking of his international career, Miranda was called up to the national team of Brazil for a friendly match against Algeria but didn’t play in the game. He made his international debut for Brazil in the 2010 FIFA World Cup qualification against Peru. He was also in the squad which won the 2009 FIFA Confederations Cup. Miranda was named as Brazil’s captain for the Copa America Centenario in 2016. He is also in the current squad of the Brazil national football team that played in the qualifiers of the 2018 FIFA World Cup.
Miranda has an athletic body of height 186cm and has a market value of £8.10 million (as of 29 December 2017 by Transfermarkt). There’s no doubt at all that he is successful in his career as a footballer. Miranda is a married man and has two sons.
With over 900k followers on Instagram, Miranda is active in social networking sites. He is very enthusiastic in receiving feedback from his fans and followers. He loves his supporters and his fans love him. So if you also want to be a part of his social life, just click the links given below to visit his social media sites.
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