Mbark Boussoufa

by John Von 05 Jun,2018
Mbark Boussoufa
Body Stats
Height 5 feet 5 inch
Personal Info
Facts
  • Birth Name Moubarak Mbark Boussoufa
  • Birth Place Amsterdam, Netherlands
  • Famous Name Moubarak Boussoufa
  • Net Worth $5 million
  • Salary € 3.6 million annually
  • Nationality Dutch and Moroccon
  • Currently Working For Al Jazira club

Moubarak Mbark Boussoufa or famously known as Moubarak Boussoufa is a Dutch-born Moroccan professional footballer who plays as an attacking midfielder for United Arab Emirates club, Al Jazira club, and Morroccon National Team.

He has also played for clubs such as Gent, Anderlecht, Anzhi Makhachkala and Lokomotiv Moscow.

The Moroccan midfielder has won the Belgian Golden Shoe in 2006 and 2010 and was awarded the Belgian footballer of the Year in 2005/06, 2008/09 and 2009/10.

Moubarak Boussoufa’s Early Career

Moubarak Boussoufa is of Dutch nationality. He was born on 15 August 1984 in Amsterdam, Netherlands and played at the youth academy and European teams such as Middenmeer, Fortius, Ajax, and Chelsea.

Moubarak Boussoufa’s Net worth and Salary

His annual salary is € 3.6 million with a weekly salary of €70,000 which he earns from his Gent and has a market value in the region of £1.35 million as of December 2017.

Looking at his professional playing career, his net worth is estimated to be around $5 million.

Moubarak Boussoufa’s  Career

He started his senior playing career with Belgian football club, Gent in 2004 and later signed with fellow Belgian football club, RSC Anderlecht a transfer fee of €3.5 million in the summer of 2006.

Boussoufa was the prominent member of Anderlecht team that went on to win the Belgian Cup in 2007 /08.

He later moved to Russia and signed with the Russian team, Anzhi Makhachkala in 2011 and later on signed with fellow Russian football club, FC Lokomotiv Moscow in 2013 and was the part of the team that went on to win the Russian Cup in 2015.

Boussoufa was transferred back to his old Belgian club, Gent in 2016 season as a part of the loan deal.

He is currently playing for  UAE football club, AI Jazira with whom he signed a two-year contract in the summer of 2016.

Moubarak Boussoufa’s International  Career

He opted to play for Morrocco instead of Netherlands and made his full international debut against the USA on May  2006.

Boussoufa has played for Morroco at the 2012 and 2017 editions of Africa Cup of Nations.

He along with  Manuel da Costa and Nabil Dirar was included in the 23 Morrocco team led by  Medhi Benatia at the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia.

Moubarak Boussoufa’s Personal Life

Currently 33,  the Moroccan attacking midfielder, Moubarak Boussoufa he stands at a height of 5 feet 5 inches tall and weighs around  58 kg. He seems to single and possibly married as there are no rumors circulating about his past or present relationship.

He looks like a person that loves to keep and maintain a relatively low profile and is focusing on his developing and looking after his football career rather be involved in any sort of controversy and scandals.

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