Didier Deschamps Net Worth

Didier Deschamps is a French professional football manager who coaches the France National Football Team. He won the FIFA World Cup for France both as a captain and a coach. The 54-year-old’s net worth is $245 million. Here we look closely at Didier Deschamps’ net worth, salary earnings, career, record, and more.

About Didier Deschamps

Didier Claude Deschamps was born on 15 October 1968, in Bayonne, France. Deschamps is a former player and captain of the France national team. He played as a defensive midfielder.

The Frenchman played for big European clubs like Nantes, Marseille, Juventus, Chelsea, and Valencia in his professional career. He managed Monaco, Juventus, and Marseille before taking charge of Les Blues.

Playing Career

Didier Deschamps earned 103 international caps for France from 1989-2000. The defensive midfielder played 3 European Championships and 1 World Cup for his nation. He captained France to win the 1998 FIFA World Cup and the 2000 Euro.

Deschamps also won the UEFA Champions League as the captain of the French club Marseille in the 1992-93 season; the only French club to win the title to date. He was also the youngest captain to win it.

Moreover, the Frenchman won 3 Serie A titles with Juventus and one Champions League (1995-96). He won the 1999-2000 FA Cup with the English club Chelsea.

Coaching Career

Didier Deschamps took charge of the France National Football Team in July 2012. He led Les Blues to the 2014 World Cup quarter-finals and 2016 Euro final.

However, the ultimate success came in the 2018 FIFA World Cup when France lifted the trophy for the 2nd time in their history, beating Croatia by 4-2 goals in the Final.

Didier Deschamps became only the second man in the world to win the World Cup both as a captain (1998) and the head coach (2018); Germany’s Franz Beckenbauer did it as a captain (1978) and the head coach (1990).

The experienced tactician is leading France to defend their title in the FIFA World Cup 2022. Les Blues made a flying start by stomping Australia by 4-1. They would play Denmark and Tunisia in the other two group-stage games.


Deschamps also managed Monaco (2001-2005), Juventus (2006-2007), and Marseille (2009-2012) before taking charge of Les Bleus.

Didier Deschamps Net Worth, Salary, and Earnings

Didier Deschamps is the 3rd highest-paid international football head coach, only behind Germany’s Hansi Flick and England’s Gareth Southgate

Deschamps earns a €3.8 million salary per year as the head coach of France. According to several reports, the 54-year-old’s net worth is $245 million as of 2023.

Quick Facts

Full Name Didier Claude Deschamps
Current Team France (Head Coach)
Date of Birth 15 October 1968
Age 54
Birthplace Bayonne, France
Nationality  French 
Net Worth $245 million
Salary €3.8m per year
Relationship  Married
Wife  Claude Antoinette
Son Dylan

Coaching Tactics

Didier Deschamps is a vastly experienced tactician. He marshals his troops according to the games. However, he often goes for the 4-2-3-1 formation.

The 2 defensive midfielders in front of the 4-man backline give defensive solidity and help to distribute the ball in the midfield in this formation. It also allows the left-back and right-back to make forward runs.

3 attacking players just behind a specialized striker fit the Les Blues with this format whose attacking options are second to none.

Didier Deschamps’ Wife

France head coach Didier Deschamps married Claude Antoinette in 1989. The couple is blessed with a son, Dylan, born in 1996.


Born on 15 October 1968, he is 54 years old.

Coaching Stats

[As of 22 Nov. 2022]

Team Year Game Win Draw Lost
France 2012 – Present 133 85 27 21

Achievements as a Player


  1. FIFA World Cup: 1998
  2. Euro Championship: 2000


  1. UEFA Champions League: 1992-93


  1. Serie A: 1994-95, 1996-97, 1997-98
  2. UEFA Champions League: 1995-96

Achievements as a Manager


  1. FIFA World Cup: 2018
  2. Nations League: 2020-21

FAQs About Didier Deschamps

What is Deschamps’s Net Worth in 2023?

Didier Deschamps’ net worth is $245 million as of 2023.

How much is his salary?

He earns a $3.8 million salary per year.

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