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Kalidou Koulibaly

Professional footballer Kalidou Koulibaly represents the Senegal national team and plays centre defence for Premier League club Chelsea.

His defensive skills, power, and speed have garnered him the nicknames "K2" and "The Wall" from his supporters. He is regarded as one of the world's finest and most complete defenders.

After beginning his professional club career in 2010 with the French team Metz, Koulibaly transferred to the Belgian club Genk in 2012, where he won the Belgian Cup in his debut year. In addition to winning the Supercoppa Italiana in 2014 and the Coppa Italia in 2020, he joined the Italian side Napoli in 2014.

Koulibaly was originally a member of the France national under-20 squad since he was born in France to Senegalese parents, making him qualified to represent both countries internationally.

More on Kalidou Koulibaly Wife Charline Oudenot

Kalidou Koulibaly, one of the top defenders in European football, is married to Charline Oudenot. In 2011, they began dating for the first time in over ten years.


They were married in 2014, around three years after they started dating. All of their close friends and family members joined their little, lovely wedding ceremony.

The couple has supported one another and are the delighted parents of two gorgeous kids: Seni Koulibaly, a boy, who was born on January 16, 2016, and Nessa Koulibaly, a girl, on August 29, 2019.

Kalidou Koulibaly Parents And Ethnicity

Talking about his parents, Kalidou Koulibaly was born to a Senegalese mom and dad in Saint-Die-des-Vosges, France, on June 20, 1991.

Before he had enough money to send his mom to France, his dad spent five years working seven days a week in a textile mill in Senegal.

In Saint-Die-des-Vosges, he was raised. Before entering the youth system of professional club Metz on July 1, 2009, Koulibaly started his career playing for the youth squad of his local club SR Saint-Die.

He did so for two seasons while competing for the club in the Championnat de France Amateur 2. During his time at Metz, Koulibaly contributed to the club's under-19 team's victory over Sochaux in the 2009–10 Coupe Gambardella.

How Much Is Kalidou Koulibaly's Income?

There are no details about Kalidou Koulibaly's income as of now. However, the average income of this athlete is said to be 40 million dollars. He was included in Senegal's 23-man roster for the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia in May of that year.


Senegal was ousted in the competition's group stage after being the first team in FIFA World Cup history to be relegated due to fair play tiebreaker regulations. Koulibaly participated in all three games.

He was selected for Senegal's 23-man squad in January 2022 for the 2021 Africa Cup of Nations in Cameroon. Senegal won and helped his country by scoring the first penalty against Egypt in the final.