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Raul Meireles Net Worth:Raul José Trindade Meireles (Portuguese pronunciation: [ʁɐˈuɫ mɐjˈɾɛl(ɨ)ʃ] Ra-Ul Mey-Re-Lesh) (born 17 March 1983) is a Portuguese footballer who plays as a central midfielder for Fenerbahçe in the Turkish Süper Lig.Raul Meireles started his career as a trainee with Boavista but was loaned to Desportivo das Aves in the Liga de Honra, where he made his professional debut. After a two-year loan spell he returned to Boavista where he made his Primeira Liga debut. His great performances brought Meireles to Porto, winning three Primeira Liga titles in a row, adding two Portuguese Cups and three Portuguese Supercups. In 2010 he moved to Liverpool where he won the 2011 PFA Fans' Player of the Year award following a very successful first season in Premier League. In August 2011, Meireles signed for Chelsea, joining his former manager André Villas-Boas with whom he had spent a short period of time at Porto. During his debut season at Stamford Bridge, he won the 2012 UEFA Champions League and the 2011–12 FA Cup, his first titles since his arrival in England.In international football Meireles' national career began at youth level when he represented the Under-16 side which won the 2000 UEFA European Under-16 Football Championship in Israel. In November 2006 he was called up to the senior squad for the first time, and represented them at UEFA Euro 2008, the 2010 FIFA World Cup, UEFA Euro 2012 and at the 2014 FIFA World Cup, earning over 75 caps.
|Birth date:||March 17, 1983|
|Birth place:||Porto, Portugal|
|Height:||5 ft 10 in (1.8 m)|
|Weight:||172 lbs (78 kg)|
|Spouse:||Ivone Viana (m. 2008)|
|Parents:||Raul Meireles, Sr.|