Obi Melifonwu

by Jorden 08 Feb,2019
Obi Melifonwu
Body Stats
Height 6 Feet 4 Inch
Weight 102 kg
Personal Info
Facts
  • Birth Name Henry-William Obiajulu Melifonwu
  • Birth Place London, England
  • Famous Name Obi Melifonwu
  • Mother Tina
  • Net Worth $1 million
  • Salary $690,000
  • Past Team Oakland Raiders
  • School Location Grafton, Massachusetts
  • Career Earnings $3 million
  • Position in Team Safety
  • Current team New England Patriots
  • Nationality British
  • Ethnicity Mixed
  • Profession football player
  • Currently Working For New England Patriots
  • University attended University of Connecticut
  • School attended Grafton High School
  • Affair with Alyssa Okada
  • Girlfriend Alyssa Okada

Obi Melifonwu is a British professional football player who plays in the National Football League (NFL). As of 2019, Henry-William Obiajulu Melifonwu currently plays for the New England Patriots as their Safety. Henry-William Obiajulu Melifonwu has played for other teams like Oakland Raiders.

 

As a Safety, Henry-William Obiajulu Melifonwu reportedly earns around $690,000 as his yearly salary from the New England Patriots. Further, Henry-William Obiajulu Melifonwu has an estimated net worth of over $1 million. Obi is currently in a relationship with his girlfriend Alyssa Okada.

Obi Melifonwu Salary, Contract, and Net Worth

As of 2019, Melifonwu has an estimated net worth of over $1 million which is similar to that of Kyle Lauletta. He reportedly signed a two-year contract worth $1,380,000 with New England Patriots in 2018. Moreover, the highest-paid player of Patriots is Tom Brady.

Further, the NFL player has an average salary of $690,000 annually including a guaranteed sum of $100,000.

Estimated career earnings of Obi until now is listed below:

Year Team Salary
2017 Oakland Raiders $1,829,486
2018 Oakland Raiders $669,972
2018 New England Patriots $261,176
2019 New England Patriots $723,436
Earnings   $3,484,070

To date, Obi Melifonwu has earned $3 million throughout his NFL career. His personal assets include home and cars, apart from Obi's financial earnings. In addition, NFL player Melifonwu earns a lot of money from different sponsorships.

Obi Melifonwu's Personal Life

Obi is currently dating his girlfriend Alyssa Okada. Obi and Alyssa started dating each other since February 2016, as they both were studying at the University of Connecticut.

 
 
 
 
 
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Secure that vibe at all times ??

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Obi's girlfriend Alyssa was born on April 27, 1995, to parents George and Linda Okada and has a sister Amanda.  Alyssa completed her graduation in Public Relations and Communications at the Connecticut University.

Currently, she is a personal trainer at UFC Gym and Raw Aesthetic Gym and was a Campus Representative of Secret, Inc.

lyssa graduated in 2013 from Herricks Senior High and in 2017, with a Bachelor’s degree in Public Relations and Communications from the University of Connecticut.

So far there is no news claiming that they are married or have a child. Moreover, they might be planning to get married soon since they have been dating each other for a long time.

In addition to being a famous NFL safety, Melifonwu is well known in social media. The famous NFL star has a height of 6 feet 4 inches and weighs 102 kg lbs. Obi Melifonwu is not only an athlete of world-class but also an attractive person.

Obi Melifonwu Bio and Early Life

Melifonwu was born on April 5, 1994, in London, England to mother Tina. As per his nationality, he is British and belongs to the Mixed ethnic group.

 
 
 
 
 
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Happy Mother’s Day??

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Obi Melifonwu attended Grafton High School in Grafton, Massachusetts where he played for his high school football team and later joined the University of Connecticut and played football there.

Obi Melifonwu's Professional Career

Obi began his playing career at NFL with Oakland Raiders in the 2017 NFL Draft. Obi was released in 2018 from the Raiders after his injuries.

Later he was signed in a two-year contract by the New England Patriots in 2018 and is playing under head coach Bill Belichick. Obi played alongside popular safety of Patriots Devin McCourty.

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