Frederic Kanoute Net Worth

Net Worth: $8 Million
  • Source of Wealth:

    Football, Sports
  • Age:

  • Birth Place:

    Sainte-Foy-lès-Lyon, France
  • Weight:

    181 lbs (82 kg)
  • Full Name:

    Frédéric Oumar Kanouté
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About Frédéric Oumar Kanouté

Professional footballer Frederic Kanoute has an estimated net worth of $8 million. He is currently playing for the Beijing Guoan football club of the Chinese Super League. In 2007, he was selected to become the recipient of the African Footballer of the Year award which made him the first footballer outside of Africa to have won such recognition.

Frédéric Oumar Kanouté was born on September 2, 1977 in Sainte-Foy-lès-Lyon, France. He was born to a Malian father, and a French mother. He is currently married to his wife Fatima Kanoute.

As a professional footballer, Kanoute began his career with the Lyon of France. Eventually, he moved to Premier League's West Ham, but was later acquired by the  Spanish club Sevilla on August 17, 2005  for €6.5 million. With the club, he has won the UEFA Cups in 2006 and 2007 consecutively. Starting in June 2012, he became a member of the Beijing Guoan where he signed a one and a half year contract.