Ahmed Musa is a Nigerian footballer and one of the most successful footballers today in the country.
He became one of the most searched Nigerian footballer on Google after scoring two goals against Iceland in the 2018 FIFA World Cup hosted by Russia.
He is a young and super talented footballer who sees nothing but victory in every match.
This post succinctly discusses the early life, net worth, career, and assets of Ahmed Musa.
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Early Life and Career
Ahmed Musa was born on the 14th of October, 1992, in Jos, Plateau state, Nigeria.
His father is a Muslim from Bornu state, and his mother, a Christian from Edo State, Nigeria.
His mother is the second wife of his father. As Ahmed Musa grew older, he lost his Dad, and was raised by his mother.
He has four older sisters, and his mother was in full support of him becoming a professional footballer as his talent was discovered quickly at an early age.
His football career started in Jos, Plateau when he enrolled into GBS Football Academy.
In September, 2007, he got featured on the publication of a local news outlet, and was listed as one of Nigeria’s undiscovered talents.
In 2008, he was loaned to JUTH F.C. where he scored 4 goals in 18 games played.
In 2009, Ahmed Musa again was loaned to Kano Pillars F.C. where he led the team with multiple goals to emerging second runner-up in the tournament.
In 2011, he got listed as one of the world’s top 100 youngest footballers to watch out for by Goal.com.
He was also listed as one of the top 10 Nigerian International Footballers in the year 2010 by Goal.com.
IFFHS also shortlisted Ahmed Musa as one of the 140 best footballers in the world.
He won the AIT Footballer of the Year award in March 2011, and on the 7th of January, 2012, Ahmed Musa signed a football contract with CSKA Moscow for a sum that was undisclosed.
On June 1, 2015, he signed a fresh football deal with CSKA Moscow that would last for four years.
On the 8th of July, 2016, he was transferred to Leicester City for £16.6 million pounds.
With Leicester City, Ahmed Musa scored his debut goal in an International Championships Cup friendly match against Barcelona in 2016.
The match ended with numbers running in favour of Barcelona, leaving Leicester City with a score of 2 goals, and winning with 4 goals.
In May 2018, Ahmed Musa again was shortlisted in the Nigeria’s professional 30 Man Tag FC team for the FIFA World Cup in Russia, 2018.
In June 22, 2018, Ahmed Musa made his country proud as he landed 2 goals against Iceland in the 2018 FIFA World Cup.
It was their second match after losing to Croatia, and the match ended with Nigeria winning 2 – 0 against Iceland.
He was names top goalscorer in the 2009/2010 Nigerian Premier League, and was awarded the CAF Team of the Year in 2014.
In the 2012/2013 Russian Football Cup, he was crowned the top goalscorer, and was listed as one of Russia’s 33 best footballers in the Championship.
Ahmed Musa is married with two children to Jamila Musa. The names of his children are Ahmed Musa Jnr and Halima Musa.
They reside in the United Kingdom, and are one happy family.
Ahmed Musa’s Net Worth 2019 (Forbes) in Dollars
What is Ahmed Musa’s net worth?
Ahmed Musa has an estimated net worth of $18 million dollars.
He’s made his fortune from being a professional footballer who plays left wing and forward striker for Leicester City, and the Nigerian Super Eagles.
In 2012, Ahmed Musa signed an endorsement deal with Nike, and he’s one lucky footballer who joins the bandwagon of celebrities with multimillion naira endorsement deals with soft drink brand, Pepsi.
Ahmed Musa has a nice fleet of exotic cars, a big house, and several luxury items worth millions of naira in the Nigerian currency.
He’s one of the richest footballers in Nigeria as he earns from an international football club, and from the national football team of his country, Nigeria.
Ahmed Musa’s Net Worth in Naira 2019
Ahmed Musa’s net worth in the Nigerian currency is N6.4 billion naira.
Ahmed Musa’s Real Age
He was born on the 14th of October, 1992. His real age can be gotten by subtracting 1992 from the current year.
Ahmed Musa’s Salary
Ahmed Musa’s earned a whopping £60,000 pounds per week with CSKA Moscow. He now plays for a Saudi Arabian club where he earns multiple thousand dollars weekly.
He’s currently married to Juliet Ejue, and they got married in 2017.
His first wife was Jamila Musa.
He and Jamila had two children together before they went separate ways after a terrible quarrel.
Salary at Al Nassr, Saudi Arabia
To this date, no information has been unveiled regarding Ahmed Musa’s salary at Al-Nassr.
Salary Per Week In Saudi Arabia
The weekly earnings of Ahmed Musa is not yet known.
But he earns several thousand dollars per week.
How Much is Ahmed Musa Earning in Saudi Arabia?
Ahmed Musa earns a lot of money in Saudi Arabia, even more than he had earned playing for other football clubs.
But, the salary of the Nigerian football star at Saudi Arabia is yet unknown.
Ahmed Musa’s Cars
The Nigerian football star is a man of cars. He loves automobiles, and has very flashy ones.
His cars include a Range Rover Sport, Range Rover Velar, and a Mercedes G-Wagon.
Ahmed Musa’s Houses
Ahmed Musa has a mansion in Jos, Plateau State, Nigeria.
Although he has more than one mansion, he built his most recent mansion in Jos after his first mansion was attacked by armed men who came in search for his family.
His house has a gym, a mosque, a football field, advanced security features, and a swimming pool.
Ahmed Musa is a professional Nigerian footballer. He’s one of the highest paid footballers in Nigeria, and has played for a number of international teams.
The Nigerian footballer is friend to several celebrities and has penned a number of endorsement deals worth millions.