Alexander Tettey

by Rob 22 Nov,2017
Alexander Tettey

Norwegian footballer, Alexander Tettey currently plays for Norwich City and Norway national team as a defensive midfielder. The 31 years old footballer has played for the clubs like Rosenborg, Skeid, and Rennes.

Early Life

Alexander Tettey was born as Alexander Banor Tettey on April 4, 1986, in Accra, Ghana and transferred to Norway in 1999. He holds both Norweign and Ghana nationality.

Club Career

Alexander Tettey began his career joining the youth club of Bodo/Glimt in 1999. He also played with the youth club, Kolstad.

Tettey then joined Rosenborg in 2003 and made his official debut for the team against GIF Sundsvall in January 2003. He so far scored 12 goals in 89 appearances for the club.

Loan Year

Later, Tettey was loaned to Skeid in 2005 and gave his appearance in 5 matches, scoring 2 goals. He then signed a four-year contract with French Club, Rennes, with the transfer fee €3.50 million. He has so far scored 2 goals in 60 games for the club.

Further, Alexander Tettey left the club in 2008 and signed a two year deal with Norwich City in 2012, with the transfer fee €1.50 million.

Tettey scored his first goal on a debut match against Doncaster Rovers in September in the League Cup, became a man of the match. He has so far scored 5 goals in 148 matches for the club and stills plays as a defensive midfielder for the team.

International Career

Alexander Tettey has represented his team in Norway U18, U19, and U21. He then made his senior debut in 2007. He also played in UEFA Euro 2016 qualification.

Personal Life

Tettey got married to his girlfriend, Maritharbaktettey on June 8, 2013. Currently, the couple is blessed with a son, Milan Harbak Tettey.

Besides, Tettey often shared his snaps with his son and wife on his official Instagram account. He has over 18.7k followers on his Instagram account.

Net Worth

Currently, Tettwy's market value is estimated at €2.00 million. He receives £25,000 as weekly wages and his current net worth is estimated around €3 million. Along with his, he owns a car and lives a luxurious life with his family in an unknown fashion.

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