Kelechi Iheanacho Biography, Family, Age, Salary, Net Worth, Cars, Houses And More

Kelechi Iheanacho Biography

With a lot of legends born in Nigeria, we also have a lot of football fans and of course, football legends.
Today we want to talk about Kelechi Iheanacho's biography, date of birth, age, family, nationality, early life, education, sports career, salary, net worth, cars, houses and all you need to know about the Nigeria born footballer. If you missed out on our former football stars profile, then check out Alex Iwobi's biography and net worth now.
Kelechi is one of the Nigerian footballers and he also plays for the Leicester City Football Club. With his smart moves and wonderful football skills, Kelechi has rally made a name for himself in the football world.

Kelechi Iheanacho Biography, Date Of Birth, State/Country Of Origin

Kelechi was born into the house of James and Mercy Iheanacho on the 3rd of October, 1996. He was born in Onogwe, Ohaji Egbema Local Government Area, Imo State, Nigeria. His name, Kelechi, interpreted to English Language simply means, 'Thank God'. 
Kelechi's father, James was a trader while his mother, a teacher died when he was just fourteen years old. He has a sister and two brothers, of whom one is Chibuike Iheanacho, also a footballer.

At a very early age, he was always punished for playing football with his peers however, the pressure from his parents reduced when he joined Imo State in a match which they won in Abuja, many years back. Maybe our parents should learn to let us chase our dreams...Lol!
Is Kelechi Iheanacho married? Who is his girlfriend? We are yet to find out. We will include it once it goes into the media so watch out.

Football Career And Rise To Limelight

Having started his career at the Taye Academy, Owerri, Imo State, Iheanacho's rise to limelight hopped in fully after he was featured in the U-17 FIFA World Cup in which Nigeria won.
He began an international career January 10, 2014 at the Manchester City football academy and he scoured in a first match 4-1 win against Sporting Kansas City in a pre-match, held in the US.
After that, Kelechi also kicked the ball into the net in a match against AC Milan. Being Impressed by his performances, the team arranged for him to join the Columbus Crew however the plans didn't work out.

That affected him negatively and he couldn't play in any match in England until the year 2015. February 2015, he came into the field once again but was injured barely 11 minutes to the game and had to withdraw.
After his recovery, he started playing in the Man City under-21 team and captured the hearts of so many football fan. Since then, Iheanacho has grown to be one of the most successful Nigerian footballers and still going higher.

Kelechi Iheanacho Salary

Kelchi Iheanacho is one of the most successful footballers with Nigerian origin and earns €115,000 a week. Prior to his offload to the King Power stadium, he was earning €85,000 a week under the Manchester City.

Kelechi Iheanacho Net Worth

Kelechi Iheanacho is one of the most successful international footballers of Nigerian origin and is worth approximately $5 million.

Kelechi Iheanacho Cars And Houses

Being one of the successful footballers we have in Nigeria, Kelechi can boast of a rather flamboyant lifestyle. Photos of Kelechi Iheanacho's £2 million mansion in the UK have graced the internet and he is currently raising another mansion worth $2.79 million in Lagos, Nigeria.
His garage is also graced by a BMW worth $279,470 and a Mercedes C300 worth $45,425 amongst others.

Social Media Handles

Kelechi uses the social media pretty well and you can get him on:
- Twitter @67kelechi
- Instagram @kelechi72
Don't ask my why they have different numbers...Lol!

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