|Born Name||Kalidou Koulibaly|
|Height||6 feet 5 inches|
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France born Senegalese international footballer, Kalidou Koulibaly, for now, is playing at Serie A club Napoli as a center-back. He is in the Senegal national team since 2015, being capped 22 times. Moreover, Koulibaly was the part of the Senegal team at the FIFA World Cup 2018 who played eleven matches for the France U–20 national team.
Racism is still an ongoing problem in football as well as Italian football, especially, has a long history of it. Over the years, several players suffered abuse at the hands of nasty supporters such as Mario Balotelli, Sulley Muntari, and Patrick Vieira. Similarly, racist abuse was also aimed at Kalidou Koulibaly during Wednesday’s Serie A defeat at Inter Milan which is called “unacceptable” by UEFA.
Without further ado, let’s reveal everything you need to know about Kalidou Koulibaly’ private life. Who is his wife? Today we’ll be exploring Kalidou Koulibaly’s bio wiki, age, height, salary, wife, and net worth.
Kalidou Koulibaly Married to His Wife
Moving into Kalidou Koulibaly’s personal life, he is in a blissful married man. The couple together shares an adorable son, Mon Gars.
Moreover, he posted a lovely image with his baby boy in his official Instagram account. However, he maintains his wife’s identity in a low profile.
Thus far, there is no information or rumors popped out regarding Koulibaly’s married life. Hence, he is living a blissful married life with his family parenting his son.
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Felicissimo di essere papà di questo bellissimo ragazzo! Ti amo “mon gars ” ❤️❤️❤️ Si festeggia con una vittoria importante ! Grande squadra! 💪🏾💪🏾 Buona festa e auguri a tutti i papà ! 💙💙 Goaaaallll ❤❤ #koulibaly #kkoulibaly26 #napoli #forzanapolisempre #teamkk26 #teamrkell #festadelpapa
Lately, at San Siro in December 2018 during the match against Inter Milan, Kalidou was a target of racial abuse. Carlo Ancelotti, Napoli coach, requested the match official to exclude the game for three times but got repeatedly ignored.
Kalidou was sent off the game after receiving two yellow cards; first for a foul on Matteo Politano, and the second for sarcastically applauding the referee’s decision.
Kalidou Koulibaly’s Career, Salary and Net Worth
Koulibaly Koulibaly started his football career playing for SR Saint-Dié’s youth team, his hometown club. Similarly, he joined the youth academy of professional club Metz on 1st July 2009 before spending two seasons playing in the Championnat de France amateur 2.
While at Metz, Kalidou won the 2009–10 Coupe Gambardella. Moreover, he played 15 matches in the Championnat de France amateur.
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Kalidou Koulibaly signed his first professional contract agreeing to a one-year deal, before starting the 2010–11 season. On 29th June 2012, he joined Belgian club Racing Genk accepting a four-year deal.
On 23rd August 2012, he made his Racing Genk debut in a UEFA Europa League. Similarly, On 19th August 2014, Kalidou made his debut in a UEFA Champions League play-off round qualifier.
Moreover, he scored his first goal for the Italian side with Palermo. As of now, he plays in Seria A club Napoli as a center-back.
Recently, for January 2019‘s transfer season, Kalidou Koulibaly is a possible target for top-tier teams, Manchester United and Arsenal. However, the club has set a price tag of £70 million for the player.
So, what is Kalidou Koulibaly’s net worth?
As of 2019, Kalidou Koulibaly has a net worth estimated at around $10 million. His current market price is at $79.9 million.
While transferring to KRC Genk, he transferred for €1.3 million ($1.49 million). Similarly, when he transferred to SSC Napoli, his market value was €6.50 million. However, Napoli paid KRC Genk, €7.75 million for the player.
Kalidou Koulibaly’s Wiki-Bio; Age, Early Life, and Education
Kalidou Koulibaly was born on 20th June 1991. As of now, his age is 27. Moreover, his star sign is Gemini. Similarly, he was born in Saint-Die-des-Vosges, France to his Senegalese parents but currently resides in Italy. However, there are no details regarding his parents.
Kalidou Koulibaly stands tall at the height of 6 feet 5 inches weighing 85 kg. Furthermore, he belongs to African ethnicity. He has black hair and brown eyes.