Bruninha (Footballer) Parents, Ethnicity, Boyfriend and Biography

Bruninha is a Brazilian professional footballer who joined Chapecoense’s youth setup after a trial period in 2016. She is a very pro player plays as a right back for NWSL club NJ/NY Gotham FC and the Brazil women’s national team. She is very popular among her fan for her football gaming skill. Her birth name is, Bruna Santos Nhaia.

Who Is Bruninha?

Bruninha was born on 16 June 2002 in Castro, Paraná, Brazil. As of 2023, she is 21 years old. Her height is 1.60 m (5 ft 3 in). She holds Brazilian nationality. Santos FC transferred Bruninha to NJ/NY Gotham FC of the American National Women’s Soccer League for an undisclosed fee, on 23 August 2022.


Her father name is Santos Nhaia. She prefers to keep her family life away from the public eye and prefers to focus on her professional work. She values her family’s privacy and does not like to share details about them with anyone outside her inner circle of close friends and family.

Bruninha’s Instagram

Bruninha has 124K followers on her ‘bruninhaia_‘ Instagram account, as of Aug 2023. She has been consistently posting content and engaging with her followers. She has also been promoting her account on other social media platforms which has helped her gain more followers.

“Deixe-me saber suas faixas favoritas!😃 Para deixá-los animados para o torneio deste verão, o @spotifybrasil pediu a mim e a outros jogadores de todo o mundo para criar uma lista de reprodução feminina😃 #SpotifyPartner #publi #ad”

Bruninha Wiki

Real NameBruna Santos Nhaia
Nick NameBruninha
Age (in 2023)21 years old
Birthday16 June 2002
BirthplaceCastro, Paraná, Brazil
Birth SignGemini
Height5 ft 3 in (1.60 m)
Weight (approx.)55 Kg (121 lbs)
Body Measurements36-28-35
Eye ColorDark Brown
Hair ColorBrown
Shoe Size6 (US)
Martial StatusUnmarried

Bruninha’s Ethnicity

Bruninha is of White ethnicity. She can speak Portuguese. Her ethnicity is defined by her ancestry, which is European in origin. Portuguese is her native language because it is the language spoken in the regions where her ancestors lived.


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Boyfriend and Dating

Professional Bruninha player is not dating anyone. She is single. Her previous dating history is not known. Her career is her main priority right now.

Bruninha Career Highlights

Bruninha joined Chapecoense’s youth program after a trial period in 2016. She made her first team debut in 2018 before switching to Internacional in 2019. Initially, she was a member of the under-18 team.

During the 2020 season, Bruninha made her first appearance for Inter, scoring a goal in a 3-0 away victory against Vitória on September 5. She moved to Santos FC in February 2021. Bruninha was moved by Santos FC to NJ/NY Gotham FC of the American National Women’s Soccer League on August 23, 2022, for an unknown sum.

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