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Nwankwo Kanu Net Worth

Nwankwo Kanu Net Worth is
$9 Million

Nwankwo Kanu Bio/Wiki 2018

Retired Nigerian footballer Nwankwo Kanu, or simply Kanu, has an estimated net worth of $9 million. Produced on August 1, 1976 in Owerri, Nigeria, he is a part of the Igbo ethnic group and his name means Kid born on Nkwo market day in the Igbo language. He started his career at the Nigerian league club Federation Works, before going to Iwuanyanwu Nationale. In 1993, following a famous performance at the U-17 World Championships, he was signed by Dutch Eredivisie AFC Ajax for 207,047. He made his debut a year after and made 25 goals in 54 appearances. In 1996, he was sold to the Serie A side Internazionale for about $4.7 million the same year that he captained the Nigerian team that won the gold at the Olympics. U-17 was also named Footballer of the Year for the reason that year.

Nwankwo Kanu Net Worth $9 Million

Nwankwo Kanu is moreover one of a small number of players who have won the Premiere League, FA Cup, Champions League, UEFA Cup and an Olympic Gold Medal. Kanu made the second-most substitute appearances in Premiere League history after appearing 118 times in the bench. He has played for Arsenal and West Bromwich Albion in the English Premiere League. He’s also a UNICEF ambassador.



Full NameNwankwo Kanu
Net Worth$9 Million
Date Of BirthAugust 1, 1976
Place Of BirthOwerri, Nigeria
Height6 ft 5 in (1.97 m)
Weight176 lbs (80 kg)
ProfessionFootball player
NationalityNigeria
SpouseAmarachi Kanu (m. 2004)
ChildrenIyang Onyekachi Kanu, Sean Chukwudi Kanu, Pinky Amarachi Kanu
SiblingsChristopher Kanu, Henry Nwosu, Anderson "Anders" Gabolalmo Kanu
NicknamesKanu
AwardsCAF Award for Best Ten players of the last 50 years, African Humanitarian award

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
2010 FIFA World Cup2010TV SeriesHimself - Nigeria
Dream Team2007TV SeriesHimself

Known for movies

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