Yimmi Chara Biography, Personal Life, Career, Net Worth and Awards

Yimmi Chara Biography, Personal Life, Career, Net Worth and Awards

Yimmi Chara is one of the well-established soccer players from Colombia. He currently plays as a winger for Atletico Junior club of Colombia and also represents Colombia’s national team. Likewise, he has played with many football stars like Camilo Vargas and Stefan Medina. In addition to this, this 26-year-old footballer has also played for other several renowned clubs like Centaurus Villavicencio, Deportes Tolima, Monterrey, Atletico Nacional( loan from Monterrey).

Yimmi Chara is assigned to a Jersey number 8 in the field and has an excellent dribbling capacity with an accuracy.

Yimmi Chara Height, Weight, Nationality, and Ethnicity

Chara has a noticeable height that is 5 Feet 3 Inches tall and a balanced weight of  78 kg. Reviewing his nationality, he is Colombian belonging to black ethnicity.

Yimmi Chara Early Life, Girlfriend, and Personal Life

A native of Cali, Colombia Yimmi Chara was born on 2nd April 1991. Chara was born and raised by parents named Jesus Henry and Graciela Zamora. He is not the only child in the family. He has two brothers named Diego Chara and Luis Felipa Chara. Both of his siblings are also footballers by profession.

Coming into his private life, his personal life is as perfect as his career. He is married to his beautiful girlfriend named Ana Maria. The couple together has two children. Their first child named Juan Pablo was born in 2014 while the second child Mariana was born in 2017.

Chara actively surfs social networking sits via Instagram and shares the photos of his wife and children on Instagram.

Yimmi Chara Club Career and Achievements

Yimmi Chara is also regarded as one of the most influential people in football. Speaking of which, he has already proved himself as a successful footballer and has a growing fan base who adores and admires him for his professional achievements.

Chara Early Career

He was very enthusiastic about playing football at a very young age and began his football journey entering the youth ranks of Centauros Villavicencio.

Following the youth team, Chara was called up in the senior team of Centauros Villavicencio in 2009. He was in the club for a round of the year and made 11 appearances with the club.

Chara later made his move to Deportes Tolima on 1st January 2010. Hence, he left the club after making 125 appearances scoring 26 goals until 2015.

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On 1st January 2015, Chara signed to Monterrey with the reported fee of  €3.30 million. Chare also played Atletico Nacional and Dorados de Sinaloa on loan, making 23 appearances and bagging 5 goals for Atletico Nacional. After which he played 15 games and scored 1 goal for Dorados de Sinaloa. For the club Monterrey, Chara played 45 games and 4 goals.

Currently, Chara is playing for Atletico Junior with whom he signed his contract on 1st July 2017. Up until now, he has played 18 games and scored 11 goals.

Yimmi Chara International Career

On 3rd October 2014, Chara earned his first international cap, for the first time, under the manager Jose Nestor Pekerman. After a week, he also launched his international career for his country in the friendly match against El Salvador. For his national team, Chara has earned 6 caps for his national team.

Yimmi Chara Net Worth and Salary

Yimmi Chara maintains a good amount of salary for his career earning. As a matter of fact, he makes a yearly salary of around $400,000 million with the weekly wages of  €6K from his present club Atletico Junior. However, the exact figure of net worth is still under review.