Christian Karembeu is a former French International football player. Currently, he is working as the Strategic Advisor of Olympiacos F.C. Along with that, he is also working for A-League and Pacific Island team. Christian is listed among the best mid-fielders and Sweepers in the world. His biography is easily available on several wiki sites. Currently, the footballer is spending a blissful time with his wife. The couple was recently blessed with a daughter.
Early Life and Education
Christian was born and grown up in Lifou, New Caledonia. Later on, he migrated to France in order to build a career in football playing.
Christian’s birth and childhood wiki
As per the biography, he was born on 3rd December 1970 which makes his current age 47. He was interested in playing football from his childhood age. After turning 17, Christian migrated to France in order to pursue his career as a footballer.
Career and Professional Life
Christian started his career by playing for clubs. To date, he has been part of various football clubs such as Nantes, Sampdoria, Real Madrid, Middlesbrough, Olympiakos, Servette Genève, and Bastia. He played as mid-fielder in these clubs.
Karembeu’s growth to fame
His international career was a big hit as he has won several tournaments. Karembeu was a part of the team when France won the glorious world cup in 1998. In 2000, French Football team won the victorious world cup. Karembeu was a mid-fielder for France in that tournament. He has a fabulous international journey with 53 caps in his name. Christian earned his first cap against Finland and helped his team win the match with 2-1. After retiring from his active career Karembeu is involved in the progression of various football clubs. He has scouted and represented Oceania Football Confederation and Portsmouth Football Club. Karembeu is the administrative member of Greek club Olympiacos since 2013.
Christian’s personal life has always been in the limelight like his professional one. He was previously married to supermodel Adriana in 1998. The couple divorced in 2012.
The footballer’s married life
After separating with Adriana, Christian married to Jacky Chamoun in 2017. Currently, he is happily residing with his lovely wife and cute little daughter. Christian gives equal importance to his family and spends a good quality time with them whenever it’s possible. He is usually spotted along with his wife and baby girl.
The footballer is in his late 40s but has still managed to keep himself fit and energetic like a young lad. The secret behind his unmatchable energy and enthusiasm is a healthy diet, lots of workouts, and an immensely soothing meditating hour.
Christian’s height and weight
Christian has an amazing height of 5 feet 10 inches or 1.77 meters. His body weight is 78 kg.
Salary and Net worth
Karembeu is one of the highest-earning football players and has an alluring net worth. His luxurious mansion is dream worth and he has a long list of sports bike along with luxury cars.
How rich is Christian Karembeu?
Christian’s estimated net worth is 145 million US dollars. In the previous year 2017, he was able to make a whopping amount of 46 million US dollars. Christian’s annual earning ranges from 20 to 40 million US dollars. The footballer has invested in several funds and he earns a pretty good amount through endorsements plus advertisements.
Wiki and Facts
The footballer barely uses social networking sites. He uses few social media and seldom posts on them.
Christian’s social life
Twitter is his most used social handle where he has 11.3K followers. He follows 319 people and has tweeted 315 times as of now.