Martin Braithwaite Net Worth

Martin Braithwaite is a Danish professional footballer who plays as a striker for Espanyol in La Liga. The 31-year-old is among the richest footballers, with a whopping net worth of $50 million.

Here we look closely at Braithwaite’s Net Worth, salary, earnings, stats, age, height, wife, and more.

About Martin Braithwaite

The former Barcelona forward Martin Braithwaite is one of the highest-earning footballers. However, his prime source of income is not his football contract. The Dane is a real-estate businessman having a property empire worth $250m in the United States.

Nonetheless, the 31-year-old is a formidable striker. He looks set to wear the Denmark colors in the FIFA World Cup 2022 in November.

Martin Christensen Braithwaite was born on 5 June 1991 in Esbjerg, Demark. Martin played youth football at the youth systems of Esbjerg fB and Midtjylland.

He started his senior career in 2009 for Esbjerg. After a few seasons, the forward joined Toulouse in 2013. He played four seasons at Toulouse, scoring 35 goals in 136 appearances.

The Danish striker joined Middlesbrough in 2017. In 2019, La Liga side Leganes signed the striker. Martin scored 6 goals in 24 games for Leganes in the 2019-20 season.

In February 2020, Barcelona signed the striker from Leganes, triggering the €18m release clause. Martin Braithwaite signed a four-and-a-half-year contract with the club. However, Braithwaite terminated the contract on 1 September 2022.

After that, Braithwaite joined La Liga side Espanyol on a 3-year contract which will end at the end of the 2024-25 season.


Martin Braithwaite earned his international debut for Denmark in 2013. He has 62 caps as of Oct. 2022.

Martin Braithwaite’s Net Worth, Salary, and Earnings

Martin Braithwaite is reportedly the richest footballer in Denmark. His estimated net worth is a whopping $50 million.


What he earns from the football salary is just a tip of his earnings. The 31-year-old is a real-estate businessman having a property empire worth $250m in the United States.

According to several reports, he invested around £617,000 into the real-estate businessman in 2017, which is now 25 times bigger than it was 5 years ago.

Football Contract

Martin Braithwaite has 3 years left on his contract with Espanyol, which will expire on 30 June 2025. He has €8.1m gross remaining on his contract.

The 31-year-old striker will earn a gross salary of €2,700,000 for the 2022-23 season at Espanyol. His weekly salary is €51,923.

Season Club Gross Salary by Season
2024-25 Espanyol  €2.7m
2023-24 Espanyol  €2.7m
2022-23 Espanyol  €2.7m


Martin Braithwaite is a Nike-endorsed player. He will wear the Nike Zoom Mercurial Superfly 9 soccer cleats for the 2022-23 season.

Quick Facts

Full Name Martin Christensen Braithwaite
Current Club Espanyol 
Position Striker
Shirt No. 17
Date of Birth 5 June 1991
Height  177 cm (5 ft 10 in)
Age  31
Birthplace Esbjerg, Denmark 
Nationality  Danish
Net Worth $50 million
Football Salary €51,923 weekly
Relationship Status  Married 
Wife Anne-Laure Braithwaite 
Wife’s Insta annelaurebraithwaite
Outfitter Nike
Instagram braithwaiteofficial
Twitter @MartinBraith

Martin Braithwaite’s Wife

Martin’s gorgeous wife is Anne-Laure Braithwaite. The couple started dating when Martin played for the French team, Toulouse. Martin and Anne-Laure tied the knot in 2019.

Martin Braithwaite Wife

Anne-Laure is also a French entrepreneur, journalist, and TV personality. The couple has two children together. Anne-Laure has two more children from a previous relationship.


Martin Braithwaite is 177 cm (5 ft 10 in) tall.


Born on 5 June 1991, the Espanyol striker Martin Braithwaite is 31 years old.

Shirt Number

He wears no. 17 at Espanyol.


La Liga: Espanyol

Season Match Goal Assist
2022-23 7 (as of Oct. 2022) 3 1

International Career: Denmark

Year Match Goal
2013-Present 62 (As of October 2022) 10


FAQs about Martin Braithwaite 

What is Braithwaite’s Net Worth in 2023?

Martin Braithwaite’s net worth is a whopping $50m as of 2023.

How much is his salary at Espanyol?

He will earn a gross salary of €2,700,000 for the 2022-23 season at Espanyol.

What is his weekly salary?

His weekly salary is €51,923.

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