Matteo Guendouzi is a professional football player from France who currently plays in the French top league, Ligue 1. He plays in the midfielder position for Olympique Marseille where he is on loan. His parent club is Arsenal. He wears the Number 6 Jersey for his team.
During his time at Arsenal, he became the runner-up in the UEFA Europa League in the 2018-19 season. He has also represented his nation France in various international tournaments. He was in the French national squad that won the UEFA Nations League in 2021.
Before also, he represented French U18, U19, U20, and U21 teams.
Matteo Elias Kenzo Guendouzi Olie, famously known by the name Matteo Guendouzi was born on April 14, 1999, in Poissy, France. According to astrologers, his birth sign is Aries.
He was born to his father and mother whose names are not revealed till now. As he barely talks about them in the public. But sources confirm that his mother is French while his dad is Moroccan.
He grew up along with his brother Milan Guendouzi. His sibling Milan is also a professional footballer. He has shared his brother's photos on his Instagram.
According to Wikipedia, Lucas and Matheus Paqueta are siblings. They were born and raised in France.
The Guendouzi brother has an age gap of 2 years old. Matteo was born in 1999 while Milan was born in 2001.
Matteo's younger brother is currently playing for the B team of Marseille. Like his elder brother, he is also a midfielder. He is also active on Instagram where he has already more than 17,400 followers. His Instagram Id is @milanguendouzi.
Matteo is the home product of the French giants Paris Saint Germain. He got admitted to PSG's academy in 2005 when he was just years old. There he played for more than 9 years before moving to Lorient in 2014.
Finally, in 20, he got promoted to the squad of Lorient II. The same year he was promoted to the senior team. HE played 2 years for Lorient before moving to Arsenal in 2018.
He was sent to Hertha BSC on loan in 2020 and later to Marseille in 2021.
As of 2022, Matteo G is just 22 years old and possesses a height of 6 feet 1 inch (1.85 meters).
His weight is around 68 kg and has long curly hair.
At just 22 years of age, Matteo has already played for top teams in England and France. He has been able to earn a huge salary from his profession as a football player.
As per the source, His net worth in 2022 is more than $5 million. His net worth includes all his cars, houses, monetary values, assets, and others. He also earns from the sponsorship deals and partnerships.
The agent of the French footballer Matteo is 2SAgency.
He lives a luxurious lifestyle with his family in France. Currently, he owns a luxurious red car and a house in France where he lives and plays.
Contract and Salary of Guendouzi
Matteo signed his professional contract with his current club, Marseille on July 6 of 2021. And his contract will end on June 30, 2022. Marseille signed the player on loan from Arsenal.
As his parent club is Arsenal, his yearly salary at Arsenal is £2,548,000. So, he earns 49 thousand pounds per week. His salary in 2021 and 2020 was also the same as his current wage.
Similarly, in 2019, he earned about 2 million pounds in his first year at Arsenal.
As per sources, Alexandre Lacazette is the highest-earning player of Arsenal. He earns more than 9.5 million pounds per year while Thomas Partey earns 8.3 million pounds yearly. Likewise, the attacking midfielder Nicolas Pepe is the third highest-earning player of Arsenal whose yearly salary is £7,280,000.
His salary at FC Lorient was just 254 thousand pounds in 2018.
Sponsorship with Adidas
The Arsenal's midfielder is sponsored by one of the top sportswear brands named Adidas. He is seen sometimes promoting his partner through his Instagram.
Especially, he promotes the Adidas Predator boots on his social media.
Adidas is also the outfitter of the PSG's youth product. It is not confirmed about the exact monetary transaction between the two partners.
According to the transfermarkt, the market value of Matteo G is 22 million pounds in February of 2022.
It was much higher during his time at Arsenal. His market value in December of 2019 was 50 million pounds. It has been constantly decreasing since then.
Matteo Guendouzi is currently living a happily married life with his wife, Mae Risk. The couple has been married for more than 3 years as of 2022.
The couple started dating in 2019 during his time at Arsenal. It is still not revealed when and where Marseille's midfielder met his wife. But they were both young when they met.
After keeping the relationship secret for some time, Matteo finally revealed his dating life to his fans on social media in July of 2019. In the photo, the couple was seen with each other while they were on vacation.
But his wife took a little longer than the husband. But she did it with surprise and special news. In December of 2019, she posted a photo of each and in the caption, she mentioned Matteo as a fiance. So, they were already engaged between July and December of 2019.
Since then, they have been together. After dating for some time, the couple decided to get married. Considering the wedding date and venue, the pair are not open. They got married in England in the presence of their close friends and relatives.
Matteo's partner Mae is a family woman from France. She is also famous for becoming the wife of the Arsenal midfielder, Matteo Guendouzi.
She celebrates her birthday every year on December 5 and her birth sign is Sagittarius. And she is also the same age as her husband. He always wishes his wife's birthday through Instagram as he did in 2020. he posted a beautiful birthday message for his wife. It was like,
"Happy birthday to my lovely wife. You are the best, I love you. @rfskmae"
She is also an active Instagram user. Her Instagram Id is @rfskmae and has become quite famous as her Insta has more than 9,000 followers. She frequently posts about her private life as well as their husband's too.
Matteo Guendouzi and his lover Mae Rfsk are the proud parents of a child, a girl.
On January 3 of 2021, he announced that he was soon going to be a father. He utilized a special occasion for the announcement. He scored the opening goal against Schalke and celebrated the goal by keeping the ball inside his shirt. And later, he posted it on his Ig too. He said,
"Scorer... and Future Father.
Happy scorer for my wife @rfskmae and my future daughter ! Best way to start 2021 ! Let’s go Hertha"
Their daughter's name is Mayleem Guendouzzi who was born on May 7 of 2021. On her birth, Matteo posted a beautiful message dedicated to his girl. He expressed his happiness for the newborn baby and said,
"Now, I can say it, I’m the happiest man in the world and the 07/05/2021 it’s the most beautiful day of my life because Mayleen GUENDOUZI my princess is born"
And his wife, the mother of his child also announced the birth on her social media.
The couple frequently posts about their children on their social media. They have also opened an Insta account for their child with the username @privatelifeeofmae.
But they have kept the profile private and wrote that it was just for close friends and relatives.
Matteo is quite active on social media like Instagram and Twitter.
His Twitter id username is @MatteoGuendouzi and he has more than 377,000 followers. His most posts on Twitter are about his games and training.
He is also a heavy Instagram user who likes sharing photos of his private life as well as his family. His Instagram Id is @matteoguendouzi where he has more than 923,000 followers.