Wesley Hoedt

by John Max 06 Dec,2017
Wesley Hoedt

A Dutch international football player, Wesley Hoedt currently plays for Premier League club Southampton as a center back wearing the shirt no. 6. Twenty-three years player has also represented his nation, Netherlands in several tournaments in both senior and junior level.

Early Life

Wesley Hoedt was born on 6th March 1994, in Alkmaar, Netherland. His birth sign is Pisces. Talking about his nationality, Hoedt is a Dutch and is of white ethnicity.

He started his football career at the very tender age with HVV Hollandia. In 2005, he joined AZ and spent 8 years with the club in the youth team.

Club Career


On 12th December 2013, Wesley Hoedt made his AZ first-team debut against PAOK in the "UEFA Europa League" in a 2-2 draw. The next season, he was promoted to the main squad and was named in the 24-man team for the 4th coming season.


In 2015, Hoedt arrived in Lazio on a free transfer, signing a 4-year contract worth $1.48 million per season. His first goal for the club came on 21st August 2016, in an away match against Atlanta in a 4-3 win. He has scored total 2 goals and appeared in 48 games for the club.


On 22 August 2017, Hoedt signed a 5-year contract with Southampton for a fee of $20.17 million. So far he has played 8 games representing Southampton. He is a good friend of his teammate, Fraser Forster.

International Career

Junior Team

In 2008, Wesley Hoedt received first call from Netherlands U-15 national team. He played total 4 games with the U-15 team. In 2013, he was called for the U-20 national team and has also represented Netherlands in U-21 level.

Senior Team

In 2017, he joined Netherlands national football team. So far, he has won 6 caps with his national side without scoring any goal. He is a good friend of his national teammates Jeroen Zoet and Joel Veltman.

Personal Life

As of now, Wesley Hoedt is currently in a beautiful relationship with his long-time girlfriend Melanie Hania. Hoedt took his lover with him while he moved to SS Lazio from Alkmaar. In Italy, his lady Haina soon became quite popular as several gossip magazine came up many times with photos of her. They have an adorable daughter Noli born in September 2016.

The pair also enjoyed their vacation in the Mediterranean area together. They also own a cute dog named Finn.

The lovebird is living a blissful life without any news and rumors related to conflict, extra-affairs, and break up the in their affair. It seems that duo is extremely serious about their relationship and might take their relationship to next level someday.

Net Worth and Endorsement

Wesley Hoedt is currently playing for Premier League side FC Southampton where he earns $20,000 as his weekly wage as well as $1 million annually as his salary.  As of 2017, he has an estimated net worth around $5 million.

The current market value of Hoedt’s is $14.24 million. Previously the player has played for several football clubs such as AZ and Lazio. Some source previously claimed that he used to spend one and a half million in Rome.

Hoedt has an endorsement deal with Nike and other brands through which he has amassed a big worth to his net worth. Currently, he resides in an unknown fashion in Italy together with his partner and daughter.

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