How much is Japanese footballer Shinji Kagawa's Net Worth and Salary? Details about his Relationship and Girlfriends

Jon Snow
Sun Jun,2018
How much is Japanese footballer Shinji Kagawa's Net Worth and Salary? Details about his Relationship and Girlfriends Soccer

Shinji Kagawa, a Japanese professional footballer currently plays for the Japan National Team in the 2018 FIFA World Cup and for German club Borussia Dortmund. 23-year-old Japanese attacking midfielder made his second return in Dortmund in 2014 and also has played for Manchester United.


With his professional career of 12 years, Kagawa, blessed with lucrative endorsements and contracts has made his fortune million dollar worth. Shinji is estimated to accumulate a massive net worth of $15 million. Along with career success, Kagawa's love relationship issues are also in the limelight. Scroll down for more.

Net Worth and Salary of Shinji Kagawa

Starting his professional career with his hometown club Cerezo Osaka in 2006, Shinji Kagawa has traveled a journey of success along with Manchester United and Borussia Dortmund.

As of 2018, the Asian International Footballer of the Year: 2012, Shinji Kagawa is estimated to be enjoying the net worth of $15 million

On August 31, 2014, Shinji Kagawa made his entry to Dortmund for the second time (previously played from 2010-2012) on a transfer fee of $9.75 million to Manchester United. Soon after his move, Kagawa signed a 4 -year contract till June 30, 20218, later extending till 2020.

Currently, the Dortmund's with jersey number 23, Kagawa earns the annual salary of $6.57 million which shows up the weekly wage of $119,411.


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Back in 2012, Shinji Kagawa made $7.8 million annually with Borussia Dortmund being one of the highest paid in the team, and currently, Marco Reus with the salary of $11.04 million-a-year is the highest paid.

Curious about previous contracts? Let's know.

Previous Contracts and Transfer Fee

Well, Kagawa signed his first professional contract with Cerezo Osaka in 2006 and was transferred to Borussia Dortmund on July 1, 2010. After playing 2 seasons with Dortmund,  he was signed by Manchester United on June 5, 2012.

Kagawa's move to United earned Dortmund a fee of $19.2 million, which also included an $8 million possible-adds. And after scoring 6 goals in 38 appearances over 2 seasons, Shinji Kagawa made his return to Borussia Dortmund in 2014.

Here is the table of the transfer record and salary.

Team  Contract  Transfer Fee Salary annually
Cerezo Osaka (2006-2010) Multi-year contract Free transfer  -
Borussia Dortmund (2010-2012) 2-year contract  $465,500 $7.8 million
Manchester United (2012-2014) Multi-year contract signed on  June 5, 2012 $23.04 million $4.99 million
Borussia Dortmund (2014-Present) Contract extension till 2020 $9.75 million $6.57 million

As per the report of June 5, 2018, Shinji Kagawa's market value is $15.52 million while his highest market value was recorded on June 29,2012, i.e. $31.68 million.

Shinji Kagawa's Endorsement, House, and Cars

As reported, Kagawa is endorsed by Adidas and Audi earning him the massive sum of dollars while the endorsement detail is not disclosed.

Talking about his house, Kagawa has not opened up much about his house, though he is reported to own a house in New Castle, which probably costs million dollars.

Also, Shinji Kagawa owns an impressive car collection which includes an Audi, a Mercedes Benz, Ferrari, Lamborghini, Chevrolet and a BMW.

CAPTION: Shinji Kagawa in his Audi SOURCE: Big Soccer

The worth of Shinji Kagawa car collection is assumed to be $1 million.

Hope the property empire detail will knock on soon.

Shinji Kagawa's Relationship, Is he married?

Shinji Kagawa, besides being in the limelight for his career is also famed for his relationships. Reportedly, Kagawa is not married yet, furthermore, he has not commented on his current datings or girlfriend. Probably, he is single.

Back in 2012, he was in a relationship with Ameri Ichinose, a Japanese porn star. 

Sadly, the relationship beginning detail is not disclosed. Once a rumor of Kaga's marriage to Ichinose made the highlights but without a proof, it faded away.

CAPTION: Shinji Kagawa and Ameri Ichinose SOURCE: Pinterest

The only child of his parents, Shinji Kagawa shortly dated  Margaret Natsuki, a TV presenter, and model in Japan in 2014. It was reported that they met during the interview in which Margaret was interviewing him.

Let's wish him best for now and stay tuned for more!