Michael Essien

Michael Essien is a name that stands out not just in the category of soccer, but across the entire sporting world. Let’s discover his Biography, Net Worth, Age, Wife/Partner, Family, Affairs, Measurements, Achievements & Much More!


Soccer star Michael Essien is the greatest footballer in the history of the sport, and that success has made the superstar a wealthy athlete. He was born on 3rd December 1982, in Accra, Greater Accra, Ghana. He is currently 37 years old. He lives at Accra, Greater Accra, Ghana with his family. Michael holds Ghanaian citizenship. He is arguably the greatest to play the game in this generation. Michael Essien parents name Aba Gyandoh, James Essien

Michael showed an interest in sports from quite an early age. He first became interested in football when he was a child. He quickly became the best footballer in his age group.

Quick Facts Of Michael Essien

First Name Michael
Full Name Michael Essien
Nick Name Mickaël Essien
Profession Football player
Birthday & Zodiac
Birth Sign Sagittarius
Birth Date 3rd December 1982
Age 37
Birth Place Accra, Greater Accra, Ghana
Residence Accra, Greater Accra, Ghana
Citizenship Ghana
Height & Weight
Height (Approx.) 177 Centimetre
Weight (Approx.) 85 kilogram
Career Stats
Awards Ghana Player of the year (2008), BBC African Footballer of the Year (2006), 2005 Player of the Year (France’s National Union of Professional Footballers), Ligue 1 Player of the Year (2004-2005), 1999 FIFA U-17 World Championship (bronze medal, New Zealand), Chelsea Player of the Year (2007), 2008 Af…
Nominations We will update soon.
Family & Relatives
Parents Aba Gyandoh, James Essien
Spouse Akosua Puni Essien (2013 – present) and Nadia Buari (2005 – )
Siblings Not Found

Michael Essien Net Worth

So just how rich is Michael Essien? This outstanding footballer annual earnings, inclusive of prize money and sponsorships, is estimated to have a current net worth of $35 Million and an annual estimated salary of $4 Million.

The Ghanaian athlete’s earnings remain impressive compared to other famous athletes like Mohamed Salah and Christian Fuchs, who also rank in TheRichestCelebrity.com list.

Let’s give a quick look at his net worth and salary is as follows.

Estimated Net Worth (2019) $35 Million
Annual Salary $4 Million
Income Source As a professional footballer

According to Wikipedia and Celebrity Net Worth, Michael’s primary income source is a professional footballer. Athletes, singer, actors, entertainers, whoever else have you, they do not only earn their money directly from their professions. The Ghanaian player has generated a load of cash through prize money and his vast, sponsorship deals. He also earns a great deal of money from his endorsement contracts. We don’t have enough information about his luxury car, we will update it soon.

Michael: Age, Height & Weight

Being born on 3rd December 1982, Michael Essien is 37 years old. The soccer star Michael Essien’s height is well proportioned with the rest of his body measurements. Michael Essien stands at a height of 177 Centimetre and the bodyweight of 85 kilogram.

Michael Essien Family: wife/partner, kids

Michael Essien maritial status is Married And his partner’s name is Akosua Puni Essien (2013 – present) and Nadia Buari (2005 – ).Together the couple had 1 children – Jermaine Kwame Sakyi


How old is Michael?
– He is 37 years old.

What is the name of Michael’s wife/partner?
– Akosua Puni Essien (2013 – present) and Nadia Buari (2005 – )

How many children does he have?
– Together the couple has 1 children, Jermaine Kwame Sakyi

Is Michael alive or dead?
– According to wikipedia still alive. (2020).

Michael Essien Social Accounts

  • Facebook -https://www.facebook.com/MichaelEssienFoundation
  • Twitter – https://twitter.com/michaelessien
  • Instagram – https://www.instagram.com/iam_ess/

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