Father: His father’s name is José de Jesus.
Mother: He mom is Josileide.
Siblings: Diego grew up together with his senior brother Jair who was called after a famous Brazilian player named Jairzinho.
Husbands and kids: He is not married and has no children.
Sexual orientation: straight.
Diego is single, according to rumors. Nothing is known of his former relationships.
His net worth corresponds to $32 million, as of today.
Place of living: He lives now in Spain. He got the citizenship in 2013.
Cars: There are no cars listed.
Why was he banished from Brazil national squad?
This was because of his entering the national football team of Spain.
What is his preferred role?
His preferred position in the game is a striker, as he is good at keeping possession of a ball. He is a great scorer. Much often he turns to be punished, however, for confrontations with his opponents.
What can be said of the break in his football career?
When being 15, he settled down in São Paulo and started working for his uncle in the store giving up soccer playing. His uncle had connections in Barcelona Esportiva Capela and put in a good word for Diego. The young boy joined the squad though he had never been trained at a special soccer school. This team gave him a strong belief that he would become a professional soccer come rain or shine.
What team does he perform for currently?
The magnificent striker is now playing for the English club Chelsea.