Kevin Mbabu

by MKhanal 26 Dec,2021
Kevin Mbabu
Body Stats
Height 6 Feet
Personal Info
  • Birth Name Melingo Kevin Mbabu
  • Birth Place Chene-Bougeries
  • Mother Francoise Mbabu
  • Net Worth $5 Millin
  • Salary £3,432,000
  • Nationality Swiss
  • Ethnicity Mixed
  • Profession football player
  • Currently Working For VfL Wolfsburg
  • Girlfriend yes
  • Religion Christian

Kevin Mbabu is a rising Swiss professional football player. He is currently playing in the German Football League, Bundesliga for the VfL Wolfburg. Mbabu plays as a defender for his team. Kevin wears a No.19 jersey while playing for his country and club.

Kevin Mbabu was born Melingo Kevin Mbabu on April 19, 1995, in Chene-Bougeries, Switerzerland. He is the son of Francoise Mbabu and her former husband. Kevin was born to a Congolese mother and a French father. Talking about his physical appearance, Mbabu stands six feet in height and weighs 80 kg. 

Kevin Mbabu's Journey to the Bundesliga

Kevin started playing football along with his siblings in their home. He played and trained with his hometown club, Servette, until 2012 with its youth team and then moved to the senior team in 2012. The following season, Mbabu moved to England and signed three-and-a-half-year contracts with Newcastle United, moving for an undisclosed fee on January 31, 2013

KevinKevin celebrates after scoring a goal SOURCE: [email protected]_mbabu

Shortly after the agreement, Kevin was moved to the development squad, quickly impressed for the side, and made seven appearances. His 2014-15 season was plagued by injuries and affected the first half of the season. In February 2015, The Scottish player signed with the Scottish Championship club Ranger on loan. Kevin did not get much chance and returned to the development squad and appeared in five games for the team as they got relegated in the league. 

At the end of the 2015–16 season, Mbabu signed a two–year contract with the club. In August 2016, He moved to Swiss Super League club Young Boys and appeared in twenty-one games for the team. His contract expired with New-castle United, and he then signed his permanent contract with the Boys. The player had an excellent season with the team and helped the squad win the 2017–18 Swiss Super League, their first league title for 32 years. 

In April 2019, VfL Wolfburg signed him for a four-year contract. Kevin has been a regular player for the team and has appeared in fifty-seven games. 

International Games and Appearance

Kevin has been part of the Switzerland international team since 2011 and has represented the team in numerous divisions. He made his senior team appearance in 2018 and has earned eighteen caps to his name. 

Kevin Mbabu's Salary and Earnings

Kevin Mbabu has an estimated net worth of more than $5 Million. He has earned most of his net worth through his successful football career. As per sources, Mbabu earns £66,000 as his weekly wage and takes home a salary of £3,432,000 annually. Last season, Kevin earned £2,964,000 as his salary. Mbabu earned £52,000 while playing for Newcastle in the 2014 season. 

Relationship Status: Dating

Kevin is very much open about his relationship status. He is involved in a romantic relationship with his girlfriend. Mbabu has not shared much about his girlfriend. The player keeps sharing photos of his games and his girlfriend in his timeline very often. 

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