Samuel Umtiti Biography, Early Life, Career, Personal Life, Salary, Net Worth
Quick Facts of Samuel Umtiti
- Full NameSamuel Umtiti
- Net Worth$6 million
- Date of Birth17 November, 1993
- Marital Status Unmarried
- BirthplaceYaounde, Cameroon
- Ethnicity African
- ProfessionSoccer player
- Nationality Cameroonian and French
- Active Year1999-present
- Eye colour Black
- Hair colour Black
- Height1.83 m (6 ft 0 in)
- Weight75 kg
- Online PresenceTwitter, Instagram and Facebook
- Horoscope Scorpio
An international footballer, Samuel Umtiti is currently playing for France national football team at FIFA World Cup 2018 and Spanish Club, Barcelona. Before heading to Barcelona, he has been a star at Lyon where he spent seven years.
Umtiti won 2012 UEFA European Under-19 Championship Team of the Tournament, 2016 UEFA Champions League Breakthrough XI and 2017 FIFPro World XI 5th Team. He is the member of the Franc U-20 that won 2013 FIFA U-20 World Cup.
The French football star earns an enormous amount of money from his professional career. His net worth of 2018 is somewhere around $6 million. Read the full article to know all the secrets about his early life, family, career, affair, girlfriend, salary, net worth, endorsements, and earnings.
Samuel Umtiti Earning & Net Worth
The agent of AC Talent’s Samuel current market value is estimated to be around £54.00 million, He uses the shoe of Nike Magista Obra II since May 15, 2018. As of 4th June 2018, his release clause is reported to be around €82.1 million.
He receives around $100,000 as a weekly wage from his current club and net worth is estimated to be around $6 million. As a brand ambassador of Nike, he makes a decent amount of money. He has a car collection including Audi worth is $35,675, BMW, $35,900, Ferrari $315,000 and, Marcedes $48,400.
Samuel Umtiti’s Early Life
Samuel Umtiti was born on 14th November 1993, in Yaounde, Cameroon. He is of Scorpio by his birth-mark. Umtiti was born into a poor family with his mother, Annie Ngo Um, and an unknown father. He has a brother named Yannick Umtiti.
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Reviewing his nationality, Umtiti holds Cameroonian and French nationality and belongs to African ethnicity. Nothing much regarding his academic qualification is revealed.
Samuel Umtiti’s Career
Samuel Umtiti took his first step in the football as a youth player of Menival in 1999 where he played for two-year. Following that, he played eleven-year for the youth team of Lyon. On 1st July 2010, he was promoted to a Lyon B where he played 21 games during his two-year career.
After spending a year at Lyon B, Umtiti was promoted to the first team of Lyon on 1st July 2011, and made his senior debut on January 8, 2012, in a 3-1 win against Lyon-Duchere. His first Ligue 1 match came in a 1-0 victory against Montpellier. In his first season, he played total 18 games.
Following that, Samuel netted his first professional goal in a 2-1 win against Troyes. For his incredible performance, he became the “Best Player fo the Season” by Lyon fans. Before leaving the club in 2016, he scored 2 goals in 50 appearances. Along with his team, Umtiti won 2011–12 Coupe de France, and 2012 Trophee des Champions.
Following this, Umtiti was transferred to FC Barcelona with the transfer fee £22.50 million on 12th July 2016 and made his debut in a 3-0 win against Sevilla. Likewise, his first goal for the club came in a 5-0 win against Celta de Vigo on 3rd March 2017. He has so far played 50 games scoring 2 goals.
International Career of Samuel Umtiti
After representing France U-17, U-18, U-19, U-20, and U-21, Umtiti earned his first senior cap in a 5-2 win against Iceland on 3rd July 2016, during the 20016 Euro Cup when he was just 22.
Following this, he scored his first international goal on 13th June 2017, against England in an eventual 3–2 victory. On 17th May 2018, he selected for the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia. Recently, on 10th July 2018, he netted a winning goal, heading in a corner, against Belgium in the semi-final of the FIFA World Cup 2018.
Samuel Umtiti’s Personal Life
Currently 24, Umtiti is 1.83m i.e. 6 feet tall in his height. Likewise, he weighs 75 kg. Besides, he was in a relationship with his ex-girlfriend, Alexandra Dulauroy, but they couldn’t continue their relationship and separated. Currently, he is enjoying his singlehood.
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So far, there is no report about his present relationship, he is possible to single and unmarried. Besides that, he is on social networking sites including Instagram, Twitter, and Facebook. Further, he has around 4.2 million followers on Instagram.