- Idrissa Gana Gueye is a Sengalese national
- He plays for Paris Saint-Germain
- He played for Aston Vill and Everton in the past
All the way from Senegal, Idrissa Gana Gueye net worth is dumbfounding, thanks to his successful football career.
He is currently playing for French Ligue 1 club Paris Saint-Germain (PSG) as a central midfielder and the Lions of Teranga. His wealth portfolio started at a local level with Diambars FC before flying to Europe where he kicked off his international career playing for Lille OSC in France. This was between 2010 and 2011.
Gueye left France for England where he played for Aston Villa, and Everton before returning to France to play for PSG. The Senegalese player has impeccable ball-passing skills and a hard tackle style that makes him an asset at PSG.
Idrissa Gana Gueye Biography
|Full name||Idrissa Gana Gueye|
|Source of wealth||Soccer|
|Place of birth||Dakar, Senegal|
|Date of birth||26th September 1989|
Idrissa Gana Gueye Net Worth
Idrissa Gana Gueye net worth is worth $20 million all of which comes from his football career going back to 2010 when he played for Lille. His subsequent move to England for about four years where he played for Everton and Aston Villa also contributes to his huge wealth status.
At PSG, he earns $117,00 every week and $6.1 million per year and he also has several endorsements that rack up his income. In future, his wealth portfolio will increase considering his market value is also increasing.
Gueye traces back his start to his football career in Senegal where he played for Diambars before he joined club Lille in France. He appeared for the club in the 2010-2011 season where they won Ligue 1. He also played in the UEFA Champions League for four seasons.
Idrissa represented Senegal at the 2012 Olympics,2015, 2017 and 2019, and also at the Africa Cup of Nations. He joined the Premier League club Aston Villa for a transfer fee of 9 million pounds [equivalent to $11,059,515] making his first debut for the club against AFC Bournemouth. In his second match, they played against Wycombe Wanderers scoring his first goal, In the third replay of the FA Cup.
He made 38 appearances for the club scoring once and giving assists in all competitions as Aston Villa was relegated from Premier League. Gueye then joined Everton on a four-year contract at a fee of 7.1 million pounds [$8,725,616] making his first debut against Tottenham Hotspurs on a draw. Being at Everton positively impacted Idrissa Gana Gueye net worth.
At Everton, he made 35 appearances scoring once and providing two assists in all the competitions. His first goal for Everton came in the European competition in the UEFA Europa League against Hajduk Split, his contract being extended for two more years [to end in 2022]. After playing for Everton for three seasons, Idrissa signed for Saint Germania at 30 million pounds [equivalent to $36,862,050] where he played in the UEFA Champions League.
In his first season in Paris, he won a domestic treble finishing runner-up. In the second season, the team won the Coupe de France making the semi-finals of the Champions League. He returned to Everton in September 2022 on a two years contract at a fee of 2 million pounds. [$2,466,394] where he is currently serving.
Over and above Idrissa Gana Gueye net worth, the Senegalese footballer was brought up by his mother Marie Gueye, alongside his two brothers. He holds Senegalese nationality and his religion is Muslim and has visited Mecca for Hajj.
Further, he is a married man. He married to his long-term girlfriend, Pauline and they have been blessed with two children Isaac and Ismael. He showed his principles and religious stand when he refused to put on a rainbow shirt that was symbolic of supporting LGBTQ rights.
Whenever he has free time, he enjoys travelling, swimming, reading books and having fun with friends. His favourite food is any Halal food recipe and his drinks are tea and coffee. His best travelling destination is Spain, a favourite pet is a dog. He is also a music lover and can listen to Jennifer Lopez’s music all through.
The PSG midfielder has a high sense of fashion and an expensive taste for cars thanks to his huge net worth. Here are his cars:
- Range Rover
- Audi Q7
- BMW i5
- Ferrari 488 Italy
- Mercedes Benz
Idrissa has a classy home in Liverpool, England where he lives with his wife and kids.
1. How old is Idrissa?
He is 33 years old.
2. What is Idrissa’s Nationality?
He is Senegalese
3. Which religion does he observe?
4.Is Idrissa married?
Yes. He is married to Pauline.
5. Which club is he playing for currently?