Wesley Fofana Transfer News, Contract, Personal Life, Girlfriend, Age, Height, And Net Worth

Wesley Fofana is a French professional football player who plays the position of the defender for Premier League club, Leicester City. Due to his utmost performances in League competitions, he has been attracted to sign a contract with the English football club, Chelsea F.C.

Is he really transferred to Chelsea? In his professional career, he made a total of 80 appearances in his senior career in several competitions including League, National Cup, League Cup, and Europe. To find out his personal life, contract, girlfriend, transfer, age, and height, read the article below.

Is Wesley Fofana transferred to Chelsea? His contract & short career

Wesley Fofana has captured the attention of Chelsea through his incredible match performances. Before Fofana, Chelsea had attempted to sign Seville’s Jules Kounde who afterward joined Barcelona. As of now, it is reported that Chelsea is intending to sign Leicester City’s Wesley Fofana, who has the best defending skills valued at around £70 million.

wesley Fafona's net worth is $3-$5 million, Fafona transfers to chelsea
Fofana, a Leicester City defender, source: vbtnews

On 2nd October 2020, Wesley signed a five-year contract with the English Premier League club, Leicester City. The club paid £36.5 million for his transfer from Saint-Etienne. Following this, Fofana won the title of Leicester City’s Young Player of the Season.

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During his youth football career, Fofana played for Repos Vitrolles (2006-08), Bassin Minier (2008-10), Pennes Mirabeau (2010-11), Bel Air (2011-15), and Saint Etienne (2015-18). In a football competition with Chelsea on 15 May 2021, Leicester City won the match against the team with a goal.

At present, Chelsea reportedly agreed to the policies of Chelsea and made appearances in the 2022/23 season. In his first season, he established as one of the best defenders in the Premier League with a total of 40 appearances. He would obviously help Chelsea to uplift more life in his team.

Who is Wesley Fofana’s Girlfriend? Is he dating anyone in 2022?

The French footballer, Wesley Fofana has always been secretive about his relationship status. So far, he has not talked anything about dating a girl or getting married in the media. When he asked about his girlfriend, he prefers to stay low-key.

Instead of this, on 1 July 2022, Fofana posted a beautiful picture with a girl who is suspected to be his girlfriend on his Instagram account. The same post also includes an image of him enjoying swimming with a small girl kid.

To date, Wesley has not denied or confirmed his relationship status or if he is married. He has managed to keep the details regarding his dating life low-key. Still, his fans and admirers suspect the French footballer could have been spending a married life and has a wife. However, the media is yet unable to claim anything about his relationships as he has not admitted anything about his connections.

How much is Wesley Fofana’s Net Worth? His Earnings and Endorsements

Wesley Fofana is one leading French footballer who has not only grabbed fame but also has gathered huge fortune through his sports career. He has played for several teams and continued his senior career with Saint-Etienne and Leicester City.

He also made five appearances in the France national U21 football team. In total, he appeared in 80 matches playing in divisions Ligue 1 (2018-21), and Premier League (2020-22). The reports of him joining Chelsea would surely increase his earnings.

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Reportedly, the football players at Saint-Etienne could earn £14,853,280 per year. Similarly, one of the players at Leicester City, Jamie Vardy makes annual earnings of £7,280,000 as his yearly salary. Fofana also signed for Leicester City and could be making in the same range. Matter of fact, Leicester City had paid £36.5 million for his transfer from Saint-Etienne.

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As a famous footballer, he also raises his earnings through endorsement deals. Although there is no accurate information about Wesley’s total net worth, he supposedly enjoys between $3 Million-$5 Million.

When and where was Wesley Fofana born? His early life and siblings

Wesley Fofana was born on 17 December 2000 in Marseille, France to his father Ivorian Fofana, and mother, Ms. Fofana. He holds a French nationality and belongs of European ancestry. Moreover, he is Muslim by his religion. He grew up with his five siblings in his hometown and also attended high school.

From an early age, he was so much interested in sports and began playing football at the age of six when he used to play with the team, Repos Vitrolles. During his youth career, he played with the teams; Bassin Minier, Pennes Mirabeau, Bel Air, and Saint-Etienne.

Wesley Fofana Age, Height, Social Media

Born in the year 2000, Wesley Fofana is currently in his early twenties. His age is 21 years as of 2022. Moreover, he celebrates his birthday every year on 17 December. The German footballer stands at the height of 6 ft 3 in (1.9 meters).

Fofana is also active on different social media platforms i.e. Instagram, and Twitter. He mostly posts his game pictures and updates his lifestyle. On Instagram, he has over 390k followers, whereas, on Twitter, he has over 66k followers.