Who is Fabinho’s wife? Everything you need to know about Rebeca Tavares

Who is Fabinho’s wife? Everything you need to know about Rebeca Tavares

Lenah Ann
October 7, 2023 at 3:27 PM

Fabinho's wife, Rebeca Tavares, is an Instagram phenomenon and former professional footballer. She rose to fame following her marriage to one of the world's greatest defensive midfielders. Prior to her association with the renowned player, she was a striker for the Spanish national team and was inspired by Brazilian legendary player Ronaldinho.

Fabinho's wife's Instagram
The dynamic couple, Fabinho and Rebeca Tavares. Photo: @rebecatavares (Modified by author)
Source: Instagram

Fabinho is a Brazilian professional footballer who plays for the Saudi Pro League club Al-Ittihad and the Brazil national team as a defensive midfielder. Due to his tackling, vision, and game-reading, he is widely regarded as one of the finest defensive midfielders of his time.

Rebeca Tavares' profile and bio summary

Full name

Rebeca Tavares

Date of birth

2 December 1994


28 years old (as of October 2023)

Place of birth

Brasilia, Brazil





Zodiac sign





Rogerio Da Silva and Andrea


5 feet 3 inches or 160 centimetres


114 pounds or 52 kilograms

Hair colour


Eye colour


Relationship status



Fábio Henrique Tavares


Israel Tavares


Adventist University Centre of São Paulo


Former soccer player, Instagram star

Net worth

Estimated to be between $1 million and $5 million

Social media presence

Instagram, X (Twitter)

What is Fabinho's wife's name?

The former soccer player was born to her father, Rogerio Da Silva and her mother, Andrea, in Brazil and was named Rebeca Sarmento. After her marriage, she acquired her husband's surname, and in doing so, she became known as Rebeca Tavares. She is a Spanish-Brazilian national of Latino ethnic background.

Fabinho and his wife
The former soccer player and Instagram sensation, Rebeca. Photo: @rebecatavares (Modified by author)
Source: Instagram

Rebeca Tavares’ career

Being a football enthusiast from a young age, Rebeca started her career early, and the greatest Brazilian legend was her icon. When she was old enough, she joined Spain as an attacker for its women's national team.

The renowned former player later joined AS Monaco Women, and when she got married to her husband, she retired from professional football to later support her boyfriend's career, be a homemaker and an Instagram star.

Fabinho and Liverpool

When Fabinho signed for Liverpool, he moved to England with his family. His career at the club grew, and he would often be considered the greatest defensive midfielder in the English Premier League.

Due to a lucrative deal, Fabinho signed for Al-Ittihad, and thus the couple moved to Saudi Arabia. His wife has posted on social media on several occasions, showing her love and support for her husband's career.

How much is Rebeca Tavares worth?

Fabinho's wife, Liverpool
The dynamic couple, Fabinho and Rebeca. Photo: @rebecatavares (Modified by author)
Source: Instagram

According to various online sources, the former soccer player is worth approximately between $1 million and $5 million as of October 2023. She earned most of her income during her days as a professional footballer.

According to various online sources, Fabinho is worth approximately $9 million as of October 2023. Like his wife, he earned a fortune as a soccer player playing for clubs such as Liverpool and Al-Ittihad.

Fabinho and his wife

The dynamic duo met in 2013 in Spain when Fabinho was on loan to Real Madrid from Rio Ave. They soon started to date, and in 2015, on New Year's Day, he proposed to her, and his wife took to Instagram and posted the romantic moment.

The couple tied the knot on 22 December 2015, and Rebeca posted on Instagram and said she was marrying the man of his dreams. All their family members and friends attended their wedding.

Fabinho's children

Fabinho and his wife share a son, Israel Tavares, who was born in January 2023. The football star posted an Instagram story confirming the birth of their baby alongside the name, date of birth and a passage from the Bible.

For you make me glad by your deeds, Lord; I sing for joy at what your hands have done.

Fabinho's wife's Instagram

The former soccer player is on Instagram under the handle @rebecatavares and has over 151k followers. Her husband has over 2.9 million followers on the platform under the handle @fabinho.

Fabinho's wife's (X)Twitter

On X, the famous wife has over 250k followers under the handle @reebecatavares. Most of Rebeca Tavares' photos are posted on her and her husband's accounts. She has also posted about her parents on several occasions since they are close.

Fabinho's wife has supported her husband's career to the extent that she had to retire from professional football to care for her family and be a homemaker. She is an icon and inspiration to women worldwide and has been vital to her husband's career by being his support system over the years.

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Lenah Ann is a Kenyan-based content creator with 2 years of experience. She graduated with a Bachelor's Degree in Mass Media and Communication from Dedan Kimathi, Kenya in 2021.