Kalidou Koulibaly Net Worth

Kalidou Koulibaly is a Senegalese professional footballer who plays as a center-back for Chelsea in the English Premier League. The 31-year-old is among the best in his position and is highly paid. Koulibaly’s estimated net worth is $40m in 2023.

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

About Kalidou Koulibaly

The Chelsea star Kalidou is one of the best center-backs in the game currently. He looks set to lead the Senegalese backline in the upcoming FIFA World Cup 2022.

Kalidou Koulibaly was born on 20 June 1991 to Senegalese parents in France. He has decided to represent Senegal in international football.

Koulibaly started playing football at the Saint-Die and Metz youth systems early. The center-back began his senior career with France team Metz in 2010.

After a couple of years at Metz, he joined Genk in 2012. In 2014, Serie A club Napoli bought the defender for a reported £6.5m transfer fee. Kalidou Koulibaly signed a 5-year contract with the Italian club.

The Senegalese defender improved himself immensely at Napoli. He had 236 appearances and 13 goals for the club.

Chelsea bought the defender in 2022 for a reported transfer fee of around £33 million. Kalidou Koulibaly signed a 4-year contract with the club, keeping him until the end of the 2025-26 season.


Koulibaly decided to play for Senegal over France and made his debut in 2015. He has been a great team leader, playing in the 2018 World Cup and winning the 2021 Africa Cup of Nations.

Kalidou Koulibaly’s Net Worth, Salary, and Earnings

The Chelsea defender Kalidou Koulibaly’s net worth is $40 million as of 2023. It includes football contracts, salary, endorsement bonuses, and other businesses.

The 31-year-old has 4 years left on his contract with Chelsea, which will expire on 30 June 2026. He has a £61,36 million gross remaining on his contract.

The Senegalese defender will earn a gross salary of £15,340,000 for the 2022-23 season. His weekly salary is £295,000. The 31-year-old’s current transfer market value is €35.00m.

Koulibaly’s Salary by Season

Season Club Gross Salary by Season
2025-26 Chelsea £15.34m
2024-25 Chelsea £15.34m
2023-24 Chelsea £15.34m
2022-23 Chelsea £15.34m
2021-22 Napoli £9.64m
2020-21 Napoli £9.64m
2019-20 Napoli £9.64m
2018-19 Napoli £5.62m
2017-18 Napoli £3.18m
2016-17 Napoli £3.36m
2015-16 Napoli £966,622
2014-15 Napoli £1m


The Chelsea star Kalidou Koulibaly is a Puma-endorsed player. He will wear the Puma Ultra Ultimate soccer cleats for the 2022-23 season.

Quick Facts

Full Name Kalidou Koulibaly 
Current Club Chelsea
Position Center-back
Shirt No. 26
Date of Birth 20 June 1991
Height  186 cm (6′ 1″)
Age  31
Birthplace France
Nationality  Senegalese, French
Net Worth $40 million
Salary £295,000 weekly
Relationship Status  Married
Spouse Charline Oudenot
Wife’s Insta chaaa_koo
Outfitter Puma
Instagram kkoulibaly26
Twitter @kkoulibaly26

Kalidou Koulibaly’s Wife

Charline Oudenot is the lovely wife of the Chelsea star Kalidou Koulibaly. They started dating back in 2011. After three years of dating, the couple tied the knot in a beautiful, small wedding ceremony.

Kalidou Koulibaly Wife
Credit: Instagram

Charline gave birth to Kalidou’s son, Seni Koulibaly, in 2016. The couple welcomed their daughter Nessa Koulibaly in 2019.


The Chelsea center-back Koulibaly is 186 cm (6 ft 1 in) tall.


Born on 20 June 1991, he is 31 years old.

Shirt Number

He wears no. 26 at Chelsea.


Premier League: Chelsea

Season Match Goals Assists
2022-23 8 (as of Oct. 2022) 1 0

Serie A: Napoli

Season Match Goals Assists
2021-22 27 3 3
2020-21 26 0 0
2019-20 25 0 0

International Career: Senegal

Year Match Goal
2015-Present 64 (As of October 2022) 0


FAQs about Kalidou Koulibaly

What is Koulibaly’s Net Worth in 2023?

The Chelsea defender’s net worth is $40m as of 2023.

How much is his salary at Chelsea?

Koulibaly earns £15,340,000 gross salary per season at Chelsea.

What is his weekly salary?

Kalidou Koulibaly’s weekly salary is £295,000.

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