Joao Sousa is the highest-ranked player from Portugal ever on the ATP tour – he reached a ranking of world number 28 in 2016. He has won singles titles in his career. He has been in the Top 100 rankings for most of his career.
Sousa is a well-known sports personality in Portugal. He has been featured on the cover of Portugal’s Men’s Health Magazine and GQ magazine. In 2018, he was voted Portugal’s Sportsman of the Year.
At age 15, he moved to Barcelona to train at the Catalan Tennis Federation. He grew up idolizing Juan Carlos Ferrero, Pete Sampras, and Roger Federer. His sponsors are Joma, Wilson, Millenium BCP, Isdin, and Centro Porsche Braga. He has earned over $9 million in his career. Sousa owns the Conquistador Palace, a hotel he developed in his hometown of Guimaraes, Portugal.
Joao Sousa’s Sponsors
Sousa has an apparel and shoe sponsorship contract with the Spanish athletic brand Joma.
He has a racquet sponsorship contract with Wilson. He uses the Wilson Ultra 100 racquet.
It’s the largest private bank in Portugal.
Isdin is a skincare brand based in Portugal.
Centro Porsche Braga
Sousa endorses the car dealership Centro Porsche Braga which sells and services Porsche vehicles.