Franck Kessie is an Ivorian professional footballer who is currently signed to the Serie A side AC Milan. Further, the central midfielder plays for his national side, Ivory Coast and has earned 55 caps with 6 goals since 2014.
Ouragahio, Ivory Coast native, Franck Yannick Kessie was born on 19th December 1996, under the star sign Sagittarius. He holds an Ivorian nationality and is of an Afro ethnic background. The twenty-five years old stands 1.83 m (6 ft 0 in) tall.
Franck Kessie is signed to the AC Milan where his weekly salary is £69,000 which is £3,588,000 per year. His current expires on 30th June 2022.
Endorsed by Nike, Franck's market value is €48 million, updated on 28th December 2021. As of 2022, his net worth is $5 million.
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Franck Kessie is married to Joelle which whom she shares a child. However, there is no further information about his wife and child. The Kessie family lives a low-key life. Joelle is nowhere to be found on social media sites. Unlike other wags, she doesn't prefer the spotlight.
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Franck Kessie started his football career by joining the youth setup of Stella Club in 2010/ In 2014, he joined Atlanta.
On 29th January 2015, Kessie signed his first professional contract with Atlanta. Upon his arrival, he was assigned to the club's Primavera team and played seven games for the side.
On 1st March 2015, he played his first match in Europe in a 2–0 away win against AC Milan Primavera.
On 18th April 2015, he was named to the first team for a game against Roma, however, he was an unused substitute in the 1-1 draw the next day.
On 26th August 2015, he was loaned out to the Serie B side Cesena on a one-year deal. On 26th September 2015, he made his Cesena debut against Perugia, entering as a substitute for Antonino Ragusa in a goalless draw.
Upon coming back to Atlanta, he made his debut for La Dea starting and scoring the last in a 3–0 Coppa Italia home win against Cremonese on 13th August 2016. On 21st August 20166, he made his main category debut of Italian football n a 4-3 home loss against Lazio.
On 2nd June 2017, Kessie was loaned out to Serie side AC Milan for a two-season loan deal along with an obligation to buy. On 27th July 2017, he made his Milan debut in a match against CS U Craiova, helping Milan to win the first leg Europa League qualification.
Kessie represented Ivory Coast in U-17, U-20, and Ivory Coast Olympic.
On 6th September 2014, Kessie made his international debut for Ivory Coast National Team at the age of seventeen. The game ended in a 2–1 home win against Sierra Leone for the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations qualification.
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