Moussa Sow

by John Von 13 Jun,2018
Moussa Sow

Moussa Sow is a French-born Senegalese professional football player who plays as a forwarder for Senegal national football team and Turkish football club, Bursaspor as a loan from United Arab Emirates football club, Shabab Al Ahli club.

During his career, Moussa has played for clubs like Rennes, Lille, Fenerbahce, etc. The footballer has appeared in the youth team of France and had made his international debut for Senegal in 2009.

Moussa Sow‘s Early Career

Moussa Sow is of French national having an African ethnic background. He was born on 19 January 1986 in Mantes la Jolie France and was interested in playing football since his early days. He has played for the junior teams of French football clubs such as Mantes, Amiens, and Rennes.

Moussa Sow‘s Net worth and Salary

Moussa Sow's annual salary is around €1.2 million with a weekly salary 24,000 that he earns from  Turkish club, Bursaspor and as of May 2018, his market value is €1.50 million.

After accumulating earning from his endorsement deals with brands like Adidas, the player has the estimated net worth of around $7 million.

Moussa Sow‘s Career

After Rennes, Moussa joined the primary team in 2004 and was later transferred to fellow French football club, Sedan with a loan deal for 2007/08 season.

He later signed a three-year contract with Lille team in 2010 and appeared in the French national team on a winning French Ligue 1 in 2010/11 season.

In summer 2012, Sow moved to Turkish football club, Fenerbahce and signed a four and a half year deal for an estimated transfer fee of  €10 million.

He made his debut against Besiktas on 5th February 2012 and made a goal on his name; moreover, he was also a part of the Super Lig team for 2013/14 season.

Later on, he moved to the United Arab Emirates and signed with AI Ahli for a reported transfer fee of €16 million in 2015.

In 2018, he returned to his former club, Fenerbahce for 2016 season and signed with UAE football club, Shabab  AI Ahli in 2017 and currently plays for Turkish football club, Bursaspor on a loan deal.

Moussa Sow‘s  International Career

After winning the UEFA European Under 19 Championship in 2005, he made fulltime international debut for Senegal in 2009 and scored his first international goal against the Democratic Republic of Congo during the 2012 African Cups of Nations.

Moussa was the part of the Senegal national team which appeared in the Africa Cup of Nations for 2012, 2015 and 2018. The Senegalese striker is also included at the 23 men squad at the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia along with players such as Sadio Mane, Idrissa GueyeKalidou Koulibaly.

Moussa Sow‘s  Personal Life

Currently 32, Moussa Sow has a height of 5 feet 11 inches. It seems the player is still single and not dating anyone, as he is not yet spotted having affairs. 

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