A French-born-Moroccan international footballer, Khalid Boutaib is currently playing for Turkis Super Lig side Yeni Malatyaspor as a striker, under jersey No. 9. The footballer has previously played for several football clubs including Strasbourg, Gazelec Ajaccio, Luzenac, Uzes, and Istres, having professional made football debut with Bagnols Pont in 2012.
Since 2016, Boutaib is in the Morocco national team and has made 15 appearances with the national team till June 2018.
Khalid Boutaib is a native of Bagnols-Sur-Ceze, France, born on 24th April 1987, to Moroccan parents. His star sign is. Talking about his nationality, Boutaib holds both French and Moroccan citizenship and is of Arab-Berber descent.
Boutaib started playing football at French clubs; Bagnols Pont and Uzez.
Khalid Boutaib gets paid $20131 as weekly salary, i.e., around $1 million per annum from his present club, Yeni Malatyaspor. His current market value is $2.06 million.
His current net worth is estimated at $2 million.
On 1 July 2010, Boutaib joined Bagnols Pont. He played 14 matches and scored seven goals for the club.
The following season, he played for Uzes, making 33 game appearances with 13 goals.
On 1 July 2012, Boutaib moved to Istres. On 7th August 2012, he made his professional debut in the 1-2 loss to Clermont Foot in the Coupe de la Ligue. Coming on as a half-time substitute for Ludovic Genest.
Further, he was loaned out to Uzes where he played overall 24 matches with six goals.
On 1 July 2013, he arrived at Luzenac AP on a free transfer.
On 2 September 2014, Boutaib joined Gazelec Ajaccio on a free transfer. He remained two seasons long in the club playing total 59 matches with 12 goals.
Out of contract with Gazelec Ajaccio, Gazelec Ajaccio moved to Strasbourg on a one-year deal.
On 1 July 2017, he signed to Yeni Malatyaspor. Upon arrival, he was assigned shirt No. 9.
Though Boutaib was eligible to represent both nations at international level, he chose his parent’s native country Morocco over France. He earned his first call-up to the Morocco national team for the 2017 Africa Cup of national qualifications games against Cape Verde and made his international debut in a 1-0 victory, coming as a late substitute.
In May 2018, Boutaib was named in Morocco’s 23-man squad for the 2018 World Cup in Russia.
Standing six feet three inches tall, Boutaib is private persona when it comes to his personal life; he has shared less information about his relationships and affairs. As per reports, he is possibly single and unmarried at the moment.