Kevin De Bruyne is a famous Belgian footballer who plays as a midfielder for Manchester City and the Belgian national team. Read the full article to know his net worth, age salary, and height.

Footballer Kevin De Bruyne plays for the national team of Belgium, He started off his career at Genk in the Belgian premier league and made his way to the British club Chelsea in 2012.

He was loaned off to Werder Bremen for a year. Later on, he made his move to Wolfsburg where he shined and was rewarded with Footballer of the year 2015 in Germany. The title was well earned as he scored 16 goals and provided 27 assists in one season.

Kevin joined Manchester City for a record fee and contract. He appeared for the Belgian national side in the 2014 Fifa World cup and the UEFA EURO 2016. The Belgian midfielder is also known as the Ginger Pele due to his elegant style, crystal clear vision, and passing ability. He can dribble and can score from long range.

Full Name Kevin De Bruyne
Nickname The Ginger Pele
Born  28 June 1991
Debut  18th June 2018
Height  181cm
Weight 70kg
Age 30 Years
Birthplace Drongen Belgium
Religion Christianity
Nationality Belgian
Net Worth 60 Million
Marital Status Married
Father Name Herwig De Bruyne
Mother Name Anne De Bruyne
Salary  20 Million
Twitter Handle  @DeBruyneKev
Instagram Handle  @kevindebruyne


Kevin de Bruyne was born on 28th June 1991 in the beautiful city of Drongen, Belgium.  He is 31 years old and regarded as one of the best midfielders of the modern football era.

Kevin De Bruyne Net worth and Salary

De Bruyne earns a weekly salary of £280,000 which makes it a total of 20million per year. His net worth is around 60 million and he is currently working with Nike, EA Sports, and Orange as their brand ambassador. This makes him one of the highest-earning midfielders in the world. 

Kevin De Bruyne Football Player
Photo: The Bangkok Post


Kevin de Bruyne is 181 cm tall which is considered an ideal height for a midfielder. At this height, he can easily take on header goals and can convert corner kicks into goals using his height as an advantage.


The Belgian midfielder is married to Michele Lacroix. She is from Genk and they met through Twitter direct messages or as we call it that he slid into her DM’s. KDB proposed to Lacroix in December 2016 in front of the Eiffel Tower and later got married in the same year. They have two sons together Mason and Rome.

Nick Name

Kevin is known as the Ginger Pele. He is regarded as one of the best midfielders of the current footballing era. His control on the ball, the dribbling ability, and the pinpoint cross earned him this name. His playstyle resembles the legendary Brazilian footballer Pele. The reason behind the nickname The Ginger Pele.

Recent News about Kevin De Bruyne

The star player of the Belgian team and Manchester City was found covid positive. He is in isolation for the time being and is still out of football practice for now. However, doctors say he will be fit for the next game.

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