Born in Maceio, Brazil on February 26, 1983. Portuguese professional soccer player Képler Laveran Lima “Pepe” Ferreira, who is currently playing as a center-back for La Liga club Real Madrid and Portugal national team, has an estimated net worth of $15 million with an estimated annual salary of €3.8 million. Pepe’s career began in 1995 when he signed for Corinthians-AL’s youth academy before joining Maritimo B in 2001. After playing there for one season, he was promoted to Maritimo’s senior team for where he featured 63 times and scored 3 goals. Later, in 2004, he made a move to Porto and stayed there for three years, making 64 appearances and netting 6 goals. He signed a five-year contract worth €30 million with Real Madrid. Pepe has since established himself as one of the best defenders in the world, scoring 9 goals in 192 games and helping the team to win many titles including UEFA Champions League in 2013-14, UEFA Super Cup in 2014, FIFA Club World Cub in 2014, La Liga in 2007-08, 2011-12, Copa del Rey in 2010-11 and 2013-14, and Supercopa de Espana in 2008 and 2012. Internationally, he has been with Portugal’s first-team squad since 2007 and to date had 65 caps and 3 goals to his name. Pepe’s other achievements include UEFA Euro Team of the Tournament in 2008 and 2012, UEFA Champions League Team of the Season in 2013-14 and ESM Team of the Year in 2013-14.