Top facts about Bruno Henrique

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Bruno Henrique is a Brazilian right-footed professional football player who was born on December 30, 1990. Bruno Henrique, who was born in Belo Horizonte, MG, has also played in the Série A for Santos, the

Bundesliga for Wolfsburg, and the Copa Sudamericana for


. He currently plays for Flamengo

in Serie A as an Attacking Midfielder (Left), Forward (Centre).

Top facts about Bruno Henrique you need to know

You may continue reading this article if you want to know everything about the player including his career, style of play, awards, net worth, family, marital status, social media, body measurements, and so on. You are going to find detailed information on all of the above queries here.

Some quick top facts about Bruno Henrique


  • Full name

    : Bruno Henrique Pinto

  • Date of birth/Age

    : Dec 30, 1990 (30)

  • Place of birth

    : Belo Horizonte

  • Internationally

    : Brazil

  • Position

    : Left Winger

  • Other position

    : Centre-Forward ,Right Winger

  • Number Shirt

    : 27

  • Caps/Goals

    : 2/0

  • Current club

    : Flamengo

  • Joined

    : Jan 23, 2019

  • Contract expires

    : Dec 31, 2023

  • Date of last contract extension

    : Jan 29, 2020

  • Outfitter

    : Nike

Body Measurements

  • Height

    : 1, 84 m

  • Weight

    : 76 kg


  • Hair Color

    : Black

  • Eye Color

    : Dark brown

  • Race / ethnicity

    : Latino

Bruno Henrique Early Life

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Bruno Henrique was born in Belo Horizonte. He lived with his grandparents. He had to work as a teenager because his family was poor. When Bruno Henrique was just "Bruninho" or "mosquito", a nickname he earned in childhood as he flew past defenders.

Coming from a humble family, he had to reconcile the routine of studies, informal jobs, and training with the neighborhood amateur soccer team: Inconfidência Futebol Clube. Before the success, Bruninho had to hear several "noes".

At the beginning of his career, he was rejected in sieves by Atlético-MG and América-MG and, therefore, did not have training in grassroots categories. Discovered by Ronnie, he started to compete in the Itatiaia Cup, a tournament promoted by state radio, and there he drew attention.

Bruno Henrique Personal life

In this section of

top facts about Bruno Henrique

, we want to take a deeper look into his personal life.

Bruno Henrique's older brother, Juninho, is also a footballer and a forward. Both played together at Uberlândia in 2013. With his brother formed the Inconfiencia strick line, an amateur team in a slum called Concordia.

He lived in a humble house in


Belo Horizonte. At the urging of their grandparents, Bruno and his brother continued to play football despite never being able to afford it.

Wife and children

Bruno and his wife 'Gisellen' have been in a relationship for more than ten years and finally got married on March 27, 2015. Because Bruno loves his wife, he chose his shirt number 27, which is the wedding anniversary. And the result of their marriage is a boy named Lorenzo, who is two years old.

Bruno Henrique Net Worth

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He debuted in the Campeonato Brasileiro Série A with Goiás in 2015. Then he moved to Germany with €2.00m, where he made only 17 appearances in a year with VfL Wolfsburg before returning to Santos for €2 million. He moved to Flamengo for €4.00 million in January 2019.

In his first year, he won the Campeonato Carioca, Série A, and Copa Libertadores, ending as top scorer in the first and voted the best player of the last. In 2019, Bruno Henrique made his senior international debut for Brazil. His current market value price is 5.50 million EUR.

With a market value of €5.50m, Bruno Henrique is ranked number 129 among all players from Brazil. With a market value of €5.50m, Bruno Henrique is ranked number 525 among all players worldwide playing as "attack". Although the highest market value on Aug 27, 2010, was 6.50 million EUR. Unfortunately, we do not have information about his car and his house.

Bruno Henrique Social media and Tattoo

Bruno Henrique is not active on social media. We know that he prefers to spend time with his family in the free time. However, there are some fanpage accounts of him.

The player is a fan of tattoos. He has a lot of tattoos on his body, but the most interesting one is the quote from his grandfather that is tattooed on the right side of his chest. The text of his tattoo is that you do not have to prove anything to others but yourself.

Bruno Henrique resisted Europe's major clubs

Bruno Henrique's situation is interesting because it defies the traditional wisdom of professional football. Instead of cutting his teeth on the hard dirt pitches of the Brazilian amateur game, he never spent a single minute at a youth academy.

And now, despite being South America's best star, he is uninterested in taking the pre-determined route to one of Europe's top five leagues, which so many young players here refer to as their "dream." 

He would have been making a living from the game, but he was still a long way from the luxury of the top level. On the advice of an agent, he was permanently signed by Serie A club Goiás in 2015.

It was the opportunity he had been waiting for to demonstrate his abilities. Wolfsburg brought him in after a year of soaring up the wing in the Brazilian top flight. He was lined up against

Real Madrid

in the Champions League quarter-finals a few months back. Not just that, but he put on a brilliant performance in the first leg, as Wolfsburg defeated the eventual Champions 2-0. But he was unhappy.

He never wanted to move to Europe, but my grandparents and I told him to go, his brother said in an interview with ESPN Brasil last year. He was back in Brazil with Santos a year after arriving, with fewer chances in the Bundesliga.

He continued to demonstrate what he could do once more, satisfied. Santos reached the Copa Libertadores quarter-finals with 18 goals and 13 assists, finishing third in the league. The following year, however, he was dealt a devastating literal and metaphorical blow.

He had a detached retina after taking a ball to the face in January. After months of intensive treatment, he was able to return in May. But he seemed lost, unsure of himself and his form.

Near the end of the year, he played a game that altered the future of his career. About the fact that Santos lost to Flamengo, who was about to go on a spending spree, Bruno Henrique put in his best performance of the season.

Despite his talent, one of the biggest clubs in the top leagues is unlikely to pursue him at age 31 years old. He admitted last year, after all that happened in 2019, I received offers to leave. Financially, better deals. My family and I decided on it, and we agreed to stay.

We are having a great time in Flamengo, Rio de Janeiro. He also said, “A lot of European clubs do not have the infrastructure that Flamengo has. In my country, playing where I feel good, the desire to stay weighed more heavily.

” Bruno Henrique seems to be Brazil for the long haul. It is a good improvement that Chinese, American, and European audiences will have to watch South American greatest player from afar.

Bruno Henrique Style player

Bruno is the fastest player on a football pitch, with his rangy stride allowing him to outrun Kylian Mbappe and

Gareth Bale

, and is a constant danger on the break and in behind the opposition defense. But there is a lot more to his game than just pace.

His close control and dribbling in tight places are exceptional, and he can go down either side of the defender, finish with both feet and head, and jump over even the most hulking center-halves.

Bruno Henrique Club career

Now is the time to review Bruno Henrique career on the club and international level.

Bruno Henrique joined Cruzeiro after making an impression in the amateur team Inconfidência FC. When on loan at Uberlândia in 2012, he made his senior debuts, and in 2013 he signed a permanent deal with the latter. Bruno Henrique was loaned to


in July 2014. He scored seven goals in just 12 games for the team.


Bruno Henrique moved to Goiás on seven January 2015. After scoring seven goals for Itumbiara. Late in the month, he made his debut for the club, starting in a 2–2 Campeonato Goiano home draw against Trindade.

Scoring his first goal in a 3–1 away win against CRAC on four February. On 10 May, Bruno Henrique made his Série A debut, starting in a 0–0 draw away against Vasco. Six days later, he scored his first goals in the category, netting his team's all goals in a 2–0 home win against Atlético Paranaense.


Bruno Henrique moved abroad for the first time in his career on 29 January 2016 to join the VfL Wolfsburg Bundesliga club. He made his debut in the category on six February, coming as a second-half substitute with Max Kruse in a 3-0 away loss against

FC Schalke 04


Bruno Henrique made his UEFA Champions League debut on 6 April 2016, starting and assisting

Maximilian Arnold

's second goal in a 2-0 home win against Real Madrid. He also began a 3-0 loss in the second leg six days later at Santiago Bernabeu Stadium, which knocked his side out of the competition.


After accepting an offer of € 4 million from Wolfsburg, Bruno Henrique returned to Santos in his home country on 23 January 2017. Four days later, he was officially announced at his new club to sign a four-year contract.

Bruno Henrique made his debut for the club on 12 February 2017, coming on as a second-half replacement in a 3–2 away win against Red Bull Brasil in the Campeonato Paulista. On 12 March, He scored his first goals, netting a hat trick in a 4–1 routing away from

Sao Bernardo


Bruno Henrique scored all of his team's goals in a 3–0 home defeat of Bahia on 23 July 2017. He ended the season with 18 goals and 11 assists, being the greatest on his team in all attributes. Bruno Henrique only played for ten minutes during the first match of the 2018 season before suffering an eye injury that kept him out for three months.


On 18 February 2019, Bruno Henrique agreed to a deal with his fellow top-tier club, Flamengo, for a rumored fee of €4.50 million-plus a one-year loan from Jean Lucas to Santos.

In the year's Campeonato Carioca, Bruno Henrique was the highest scorer with eight goals, six of them in Classicos against the other heavyweights of the state, Botafogo, Fluminense, and

Vasco da Gama

. The last of them was a 2-0 win on 14 April in the first leg of the final, which Flamingo won 4-0 overall.

At Bruno Henrique's Serie A Flamengo debut on 22 April, he scored twice in a 3-1 home comeback win over his former Cruzeiro team, who had not lost in 2019. Bruno Henrique and strike partner Gabriel Barbosa had scored 60 goals in the national championship by late October, more than five whole Série A teams.

He scored a hat-trick in a 4–1 win over


at the Maracana Stadium on 3 November. Bruno Henrique scored five goals in the 2019 Copa Libertadores that his club won for the second time in its history.

In the quarter-final against compatriots Internacional, he scored both goals in the first leg and helped Gabriel Barbosa's equalizer in the second for Rubro-Negro to score the last four for the first time in 35 years.

Flamengo won the final on 23 November in Lima, Peru, 2–1 with a late comeback against River Plate. Deep into added time, Bruno Henrique was kicked when opponent Exequiel Palacios was sent off to the floor, while Gabriel Barbosa also was fired for applauding the decision.

He was named CONMEBOL Player of the Tournament. Flamengo finished as runners-up at the 2019 FIFA Club World Cup in Qatar. In the semi-finals, Bruno Henrique scored as the team came from behind to win against Asian champions

Al Hilal

SFC of Saudi Arabia 3–1.

Bruno Henrique International career

Coach Tite called Bruno Henrique to the Brazil team in August 2019 for friendlies against Colombia and Peru in the United States. He debuted against the former at the Hard Rock Stadium in Miami on 6 September, replacing

Philippe Coutinho

for a 2-2 draw for the last ten minutes.

Bruno Henrique honours

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  • Goiás

    : Campeonato Goiano: 2015

  • Flamengo

    :Copa Libertadores: 2019, Recopa Sudamericana: 2020, Campeonato Brasileiro Série A: 2019, Supercopa do Brasil: 2020, Campeonato Carioca: 2019, 2020


  • Campeonato Brasileiro Série A Best Player

    : 2019

  • Campeonato Brasileiro Série A Team of the Year

    : 2019

  • Campeonato Carioca top scorer

    : 2019

  • Copa Libertadores Best player

    : 2019

  • Bola de Prata

    : 2019

  • FIFA Club World Cup Silver Ball

    : 2019

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